16th Street Baptist Church

Behold Monument Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Best MLK Weekend Getaways In America

Cities across the nation will be celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend but some hold a more historical significance than others.

01/07/2015

(Credit: Courtesy of Angela Tuck)

Four Lives Snuffed Out – One Deferred

BIRMINGHAM — They were five little girls looking forward to the rest of their lives. Sarah Collins Rudolph lived to tell their story. She was 12 years old at the time; now she is 62. […]

WAOK-AM–09/13/2013

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Sept. 10 Ceremony To Recognize Bombing Victims

Congressional leaders will hold a ceremony Sept. 10 in Washington to bestow the Congressional Gold Medal on the four girls killed by a bomb at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham.

08/24/2013

'Django Unchained' Berlin Photocall

Actor Jamie Foxx To Host Human Rights Show In Ala

Actor Jamie Foxx will host a concert next month in Birmingham to help mark the city’s role in the civil rights movement.

WAOK-AM–08/14/2013