Serena Bailey


Seniors reflect on undergrad, life after graduation

It still doesn’t feel real for Alma Atassi. It probably won’t feel real, she said, until it actually happens – until she’s walking on stage, finally graduating after four years at The University of Alabama.

Weekend Band Scene: April 21-23

A-Day might be this weekend but that’s not slowing down Tuscaloosa’s music scene. Check out what bands are playing in town this April weekend. 

Screen directing class brings short films to life

When Griffin Meyer first read the script for “The Itch,” he knew right away he wanted to direct it. The short film, a psychological thriller about a young man named Stokes who recounts a past ordeal that has plagued him for years, was written by one of Meyer's classmates in a directing class.

Cooking Column: Easter treats

It’s Easter this weekend which means I get to go home and eat a real nice dinner at my grandmother’s house, complete with ham, mashed potatoes and all the good Easter dinner things. Of course, that includes desserts like apple pie and cheesecake, which everyone in the family loves... except me.

UA alum features local camp in new short film

Brandon Sparks' journey to becoming a director began when he was young, sitting in the Bama Theatre watching a Tuscaloosa Children's Theatre production of “The Wizard of Oz.”

Where to eat Easter brunch in Tuscaloosa

It’s almost Easter weekend, and you know what that means – deviled eggs, honeyed hams and braised asparagus will soon be the talk of the table. It’s time for brunch. 

Cooking Column: Watermelon apple popsicles for spring

As the days get hotter, I find myself drawn to lighter, cooler foods. The nights of craving warm, filling comfort foods like pasta and soup are waning and a want for sandwiches and smaller portions is taking place.

Five artists to see at the Druid City Arts Festival

Artists from across the South will set up in Government Plaza this Saturday for the Druid City Arts Festival. You'll find music, food, children's arts and crafts and over 80 artists and craftspeople with work for sale. Here are five vendors you won't want to miss this weekend.