Category Archives: Guest blogger

5 reasons David Sher Is Wrong About UAB Football

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Michael Bullington.  In this piece, Michael is responding to 5 reasons UAB will pull the plug on UAB football.  If you’d like to … Continue reading

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9 year old Birmingham girl likely to be first woman President

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is 9 year old Annikah Mishra. She wrote this letter to President Obama at the beginning of the school year.  She’s been patiently waiting … Continue reading

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Our Birmingham spy in New York

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Deborah Layman.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. I was an urban kid – born and raised in New … Continue reading

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Time to write a new story for Birmingham

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Duanna Pang-Dokland.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. Have you seen the billboard or heard the saying, “Will the … Continue reading

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Did I make a mistake by moving back to Birmingham?

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Javacia Harris Bowser.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. “I dwell in Possibility.” – Emily Dickinson What made you … Continue reading

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Young professional: How to make it in Birmingham

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Taylor Peake Wyatt .  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. When I recently read the guest blog on ComebackTown, A … Continue reading

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A 4 letter word: Why young professionals leave Birmingham

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Dave Pelliccio.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. I would like to begin with the use of a four … Continue reading

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Mike Slive: Why the SEC and I call Birmingham our home

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is SEC Commissioner Mike Slive. If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. When I became commissioner of the Southeastern Conference in … Continue reading

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Birmingham’s real image

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger is Jake McKenzie.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. A little over a decade ago, the head of Nissan North … Continue reading

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Strong as Steel–a great new song for Birmingham

ComebackTown is published by David Sher to begin a discussion on a better Birmingham. Today’s guest blogger/singer is Chris Wood.  If you’d like to be a guest blogger, please click here. Editor’s note: Never expected to hear a song about Birmingham’s civil rights … Continue reading

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