Birmingham Alabama

Students from across he country participate in Camp N.O.W. each year. (Courtesy of the King Center)

King Center Camp N.O.W. Participant: “Nonviolence Principles Should Be Taught In Everyday Life”

When they’re asked what they did this summer,students from the King Center‘s Camp N.O.W. will have plenty to tell. N.O.W., or Nonviolence Opportunity Watch, is also referred to as “No Other Way”. Click below to […]

WAOK-AM–07/27/2015

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

(Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

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

UPS cargo plane crashes near Birmingham, Ala., airport on Aug. 14, 2013. (credit: CBS News)

Funeral Set For Pilot Killed In Ala Plane Crash

Funeral services are set for the pilot who was flying a UPS cargo jet when it crashed in Birmingham last week.

08/21/2013

'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