Samford University News
Samford's School of Nursing receives multi-million dollar grant
Samford's School of Nursing receives multi-million dollar grant  WVTM13Samford University has recently received its largest grant ever. According to a news release, Samford's Ida Moffett School of Nursing will receive $3.5 million ...
Transitions for the week of 7-5-19
Transitions for the week of 7-5-19  Baptist News GlobalPlease submit transitions — including staff changes, ordinations, anniversaries or deaths — to Barbara Francis. This page will be updated weekly.
Callaway's Blount makes his choice - LaGrange Daily News
Callaway's Blount makes his choice - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily NewsYou have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. By KEVIN ECKLEBERRY. Daily News. Antinez Blount, a multi-sport standout at Callaway High, has made his ...
Brooks Signs NCAA Champs Allie Ostrander and Karisa Nelson to Sponsorship Contracts
Brooks Signs NCAA Champs Allie Ostrander and Karisa Nelson to Sponsorship Contracts  LetsRun.comPress Release July 3, 2019. Brooks Running Company celebrates National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) title-holders Allie Ostrander and ...
Meet 2020 NFL Draft Prospect: Nick Nixon, OT, Samford University
Meet 2020 NFL Draft Prospect: Nick Nixon, OT, Samford University  NFL Draft DiamondsSamford offensive lineman Nick Nixon is a big boy with a mean streak. He recently sat down with NFL Draft Diamonds owner Damond Talbot. Name: Nicholas.
Express finding success in every facet of game
Express finding success in every facet of game  Northern Virginia DailySTRASBURG – Things couldn't be going much better for the Strasburg Express.
Jackson tops local golfers at JAGA championship
Jackson tops local golfers at JAGA championship  Clay Today OnlineFLEMING ISLAND – Keystone Heights High School junior golfer Camille Jackson knocked off four strokes on her second day of the JAGA First Coast Women's ...
The Obama Administration’s Reckless Attacks on For-Profit Higher Ed
The Obama Administration’s Reckless Attacks on For-Profit Higher Ed  National ReviewDuring the Obama years, the Department of Education was a hotbed of progressive activism.
NCAA's Division I passing leader last year, Devlin Hodges looks to impress Steelers
NCAA's Division I passing leader last year, Devlin Hodges looks to impress Steelers  TribLIVEHe's one of the longest shots among the 91 men on the Pittsburgh Steelers' training-camp roster to still be standing with the team by the start of ...
Emmy-winning Samford graduate stars in Toy Story 4
Emmy-winning Samford graduate stars in Toy Story 4  Yellowhammer NewsAs movie goers young and old head to see Toy Story 4 around the globe, one special connection stands out for Alabamians. In the newest addition to Pixar's ...
Bible Studies for Life Sunday School Lesson for June 30
Bible Studies for Life Sunday School Lesson for June 30  Alabama BaptistJune 24, 2019. By Roy E. Ciampa, Ph.D., S. Louis and Ann W. Armstrong Professor of Religion, Samford University The Poor Widow: Faith That Gives Luke ...
Samford Grad stars in Toy Story 4
Samford Grad stars in Toy Story 4  WBRCA Samford University graduate plays a main character in the new Toy Story 4.
Samford Grad stars in Toy Story 4
Samford Grad stars in Toy Story 4  WSFAA Samford University graduate plays a main character in the new Toy Story 4.
Distinguished Young Women program set Saturday | News
Distinguished Young Women program set Saturday | News  Wetumpka HeraldSaturday night, 12 rising senior girls from across Elmore County will participate in the Distinguished Young Women of Elmore County 2020 Scholarship ...
66 Things to Love/Hate About Alabama: Legion Field
66 Things to Love/Hate About Alabama: Legion Field  Roll Bama RollIf you are under the age of 40, go ask daddy or granddaddy what he thinks when you say the words “Legion Field”. You are likely to get some mixed reactions of ...
As Legal Glare Turns to Trump, His Faith in Supreme Court May Be Tested
As Legal Glare Turns to Trump, His Faith in Supreme Court May Be Tested  Independent Journal ReviewBut as the focus of some of the major legal challenges shifts from his policies to Trump himself, there could be disappointments in store for ...
Mets 2019 draft profile: Branden Fryman
Mets 2019 draft profile: Branden Fryman  Amazin' AvenueWith their twenty-first selection in the 2019 draft, the Mets selected Branden Fryman, a shortstop from Florida.
Cimillo's home run gives DiamondDawgs 4-2 win - Sports
Cimillo's home run gives DiamondDawgs 4-2 win - Sports  The Times TelegramLITTLE FALLS — The Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgs walked off with a win at Veterans Memorial Park for the second time in a week Wednesday when Nick ...
Carol Ann Mitchell
Carol Ann Mitchell  Daily Mountain EagleJune 20, 1962 - June 8, 2019. Carol Ann Mitchell, 56, of Leeds, passed away on June 7, 2019. She was a native of Birmingham, Ala. She graduated from ...
University of Alabama student named 2019 Miss Alabama
University of Alabama student named 2019 Miss Alabama  Tuscaloosa NewsA University of Alabama student has earned the 2019 Miss Alabama title.Tiara Pennington, a Helena native, competed as Miss University of Alabama during the ...
New class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows named
New class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows named  Hoover SunThe Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) of Alabama announced the selection of its 2019-20 class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows in June. Fourteen graduate ...
Jumbo Package: Saban, Tide players remember Walt Gary
Jumbo Package: Saban, Tide players remember Walt Gary  Roll Bama RollHappy Monday, everyone. It was a somber weekend around Tuscaloosa, as Bart Starr's memorial was held at Samford University and we learned that superfan ...
Tiara Pennington wins 2019 Miss Alabama
Tiara Pennington wins 2019 Miss Alabama  WTVY, DothanTiara Pennington is now the new Miss Alabama. She won the crown Saturday night at Samford University.
Memorial service held for Bart Starr in Alabama
Memorial service held for Bart Starr in Alabama  WBAYRemembering Bart Starr at Samford University  WBRCAlabama remembers Bart Starr: Memorial today at Samford University  AL.comBart Starr remembered in ...
Remembering Bart Starr at Samford University
Remembering Bart Starr at Samford University  WBRCAlabama remembers Bart Starr: Memorial today at Samford University  AL.comFamily, friends, fans ready to celebrate life of Bart Starr  CBS42.comBart Starr remembered in ...
Memorial service pays tribute to Bart Starr
Memorial service pays tribute to Bart Starr  WAOWRemembering Bart Starr at Samford University  WBRCAlabama remembers Bart Starr: Memorial today at Samford University  AL.comFamily, friends, fans ready to celebrate life ...
Bart Starr remembered in Alabama
Bart Starr remembered in Alabama  WGBA-TVRemembering Bart Starr at Samford University  WBRCAlabama remembers Bart Starr: Memorial today at Samford University  AL.comFamily, friends, fans ready to celebrate life of Bart ...
Alabama remembers Bart Starr: Memorial today at Samford University
Alabama remembers Bart Starr: Memorial today at Samford University  AL.comStarr died a week ago at age 85. He had been in failing health since suffering two strokes and a heart attack five years ago.
Tiara Pennington wins 2019 Miss Alabama
Tiara Pennington wins 2019 Miss Alabama  WBRCShe won the crown Saturday night at Samford University.
Magic, illusion takes children's minister places other pastors 'can never go'
Magic, illusion takes children's minister places other pastors 'can never go'  Alabama BaptistJune 9, 2019. Tying people up, stabbing them with swords and cutting them in half are some of David Garrard's favorite tools for sharing the ...
Miss Alabama 2019: Tiara Pennington, Miss University of Alabama, takes the crown
Miss Alabama 2019: Tiara Pennington, Miss University of Alabama, takes the crown  AL.comTiara Pennington is the new Miss Alabama. Pennington, 20, was crowned Saturday night at Samford University's Wright Center in Birmingham. She competed ...
Memorial service pays tribute to Bart Starr
Memorial service pays tribute to Bart Starr  WKOWAlabama remembers Bart Starr: Memorial today at Samford University  AL.comRemembering Bart Starr at Samford University  WBRCFamily, friends, fans ready to celebrate life ...
Tiara Pennington wins 2019 Miss Alabama
Tiara Pennington wins 2019 Miss Alabama  WAFFShe won the crown Saturday night at Samford University.
Westbrook celebrates record high percentage of seniors with scholarship offers
Westbrook celebrates record high percentage of seniors with scholarship offers  Gadsden MessengerBy Sarrah Peters News Editor Westbrook Christian had an outstanding 2019 graduating class, with 85 percent of the students receiving ...
Packers to honor Bart Starr this season
Packers to honor Bart Starr this season  NBC SportsThe Packers will honor one of their all-time greats this season. Quarterback Bart Starr, a Half of Famer and two-time Super Bowl MVP who would later coach the ...
2 North Jefferson candidates vying for Miss Alabama title
2 North Jefferson candidates vying for Miss Alabama title  North Jefferson NewsMiss North Jefferson Area Reagan Handley and Miss Gardendale Magnolia Festival Meg McGuire were celebrated last week at a send off event at the ...
Public service planned for Starr in Alabama
Public service planned for Starr in Alabama  NFL.comBIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- A public memorial *service* is being planned in Alabama for former NFL quarterbacking great Bart Starr. A statement from the Alabama ...
Service planned for Bart Starr in Alabama
Service planned for Bart Starr in Alabama  ESPNBIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- A public memorial *service* is being planned in Alabama for former NFL quarterbacking great Bart Starr. A statement from the Alabama ...
Bart Starr memorial to be held at Samford University on Sunday
Bart Starr memorial to be held at Samford University on Sunday  WVTM13A public memorial *service* is being planned in Alabama for former NFL quarterbacking great Bart Starr.
Public Memorial Service Scheduled for Bart Starr
Public Memorial Service Scheduled for Bart Starr  Alabama News NetworkDetails have just been announced for a public memorial *service* to remember the life of Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr. A public memorial *service* called ...
CMT Music Awards 2019: Zac Brown Band among winners
CMT Music Awards 2019: Zac Brown Band among winners  AL.comZac Brown Band, which includes Alabama native Chris Fryar, won the award for Group Video of the Year.
Miss Alabama 2019: Talent, evening wear winners of Wednesday's preliminary
Miss Alabama 2019: Talent, evening wear winners of Wednesday's preliminary  AL.comForty-seven women are vying for the crown, along with scholarship money and the chance to move on to the Miss America pageant.
Recruiting news and notes for Alabama, Auburn and UAB
Recruiting news and notes for Alabama, Auburn and UAB  AL.comLanett's Kristian Story has set a commitment date, and Alabama commit De'Rickey Wright has changed high schools.
Pitch perfect
Pitch perfect  Hoover SunCoaching couple discusses balancing family, work and making Hoover home.
Miss Alabama 2019: Swimsuits are out, interviews are in for 47 women in state competition
Miss Alabama 2019: Swimsuits are out, interviews are in for 47 women in state competition  AL.comBye-bye, bikini. That’s what the Miss America organization said in a tweet last year, announcing that the swimsuit competition would no ...
Every Alabama university ranked by how many of their students graduate
Every Alabama university ranked by how many of their students graduate  AL.comWhich Alabama colleges have the highest graduation rates? It’s graduation time and that means celebration for many university students who are enjoying the ...
5 Questions With “The Backstage Blonde,” Teale Dvornik
5 Questions With “The Backstage Blonde,” Teale Dvornik  broadwaydirect.com“Work hard and dream big.” This is the motto Teale Dvornik lives by. Dvornik, a female-ensemble dresser for Broadway's Wicked, is perhaps better known by her ...
Miss Alabama 2019: Meet 47 women competing for this year's crown
Miss Alabama 2019: Meet 47 women competing for this year's crown  AL.comJoe Songer | [email protected] Miss Alabama 2018, Callie Walker, is nearing the end of her yearlong reign. She'll crown her successor on Saturday, June 8, at Samford ...
Summer interns join Carney and Company
Summer interns join Carney and Company  Rocky Mount TelegramFrom Contributed Reports. Monday, June 3, 2019. Two college students, Madelynn Ayscue, an ECU student from Louisburg, and Kaitlyn Baker, a Samford ...
2019 Colorado Springs Debutantes announced
2019 Colorado Springs Debutantes announced  Colorado Springs GazetteTwenty-one young women from nine Pikes Peak region high schools have been named 2019 Colorado Springs Debutantes.
Student roundup
Student roundup  Times Union Honors list fall 2018 semester At Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus, Teaneck, New Jersey From Schenectady, Amanda Chrzanowski From Troy, Samantha Hart From Voorheesville, Thomas Straut Fall ...
Samford music graduate to be ordained a Catholic priest
Samford music graduate to be ordained a Catholic priest  AL.comDeacon Justin Ward will be ordained a priest June 1 at St. Paul's Cathedral. (Photo by Greg Garrison/AL.com) Studying music at Samford University, a Baptist-affiliated school, ...
UT women's basketball is ready for the season as Harper completes her staff
UT women's basketball is ready for the season as Harper completes her staff  WBIR.comKNOXVILLE, Tenn. — UT women's basketball head coach Kellie Harper has just put the finishing touches on her full-time staff. Harper just announced three ...
Quin, Joe Nix
Quin, Joe Nix  Dothan EagleJoe Nix Quin of Dothan passed away after a lengthy illness peacefully at his home on May 19, 2019. He was 86. Celebration of Life services along with U.S. ...
Funeral service announced for Bart Starr
Funeral service announced for Bart Starr  247SportsGreen Bay Packers legend Bart Starr passed away this past weekend at the age of 85 years old. And the funeral plans for the Hall of Famer quarterback have ...
VHHS Senior Football Players Announce Plans to Play College Football
VHHS Senior Football Players Announce Plans to Play College Football  Over the Mountain JournalOn March 21, a reception was held on the senior patio to recognize four Vestavia Hills High School football seniors and their plans following ...
Galen College of Nursing Appoints Dr. John Lundeen as MSN Program Director
Galen College of Nursing Appoints Dr. John Lundeen as MSN Program Director  Yahoo FinanceLOUISVILLE, K.Y., May 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Galen College of Nursing is pleased to announce John Lundeen, EdD, RN, CNE, as the Program Director for ...
Crimson Tide Roll Call: May 30, 2019
Crimson Tide Roll Call: May 30, 2019  Bama MavenYour morning briefing on what's going on with Alabama athletics, including full TV listings.
They call him Diesel: Redblacks' Shaheed Salmon likes to hit hard
They call him Diesel: Redblacks' Shaheed Salmon likes to hit hard  Montreal GazetteMany years ago, Shaheed Salmon got tagged with the nickname Diesel.It seemed like a fitting thing to call a player who liked nothing better than to smack ...
‘Celebrating the Legacy of Bart Starr’ set for June 9 at Samford
‘Celebrating the Legacy of Bart Starr’ set for June 9 at Samford  AL.comGreen Bay Packers quarterback Bart Starr (15) scores a touchdown during the NFL championship game against the Dallas Cowboys on Dec. 31, 1967, at Lambeau Field in ...
Byars|Wright to open new office in Cullman
Byars|Wright to open new office in Cullman  Birmingham Business JournalA metro Birmingham independent insurance agency is expanding its footprint again.
Bart Starr's legacy to be celebrated in Alabama June 9
Bart Starr's legacy to be celebrated in Alabama June 9  WBAY'Celebrating the Legacy of Bart Starr' set for June 9 at Samford  AL.comPublic Bart Starr memorial service to be held June 9 at Samford  CBS42.comBirmingham ...
New library dean named at UA
New library dean named at UA  Northwest Arkansas Democrat-GazetteFAYETTEVILLE -- Dennis T. Clark has been named the next dean of University of Arkansas libraries. Clark, 47, will begin Aug. 1 after working at the University of ...
Ross Bjork couldn't pass up Texas A&M's advantages in taking athletic director job
Ross Bjork couldn't pass up Texas A&M's advantages in taking athletic director job  Houston Chronicle COLLEGE STATION - Before he teams up with Jimbo Fisher at Texas A&M, incoming Aggies athletic director Ross Bjork will sit alongside ...
These are the best cities for retirement
These are the best cities for retirement  LaddersWhen the time has come to transition away from the rat race and move into the golden years of retirement, you may want to think about the South and Midwest.