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Thursday, February 11, 2016

A Whole New World Queen Carolyn McCalley Reigns Supreme


Photos special to the Journal by Hank Spener

uests were transported to an Arabian night in Agrabah at the 49th annual Beaux Arts Krewe Ball. The Aladdin-themed event was held Feb. 5 at Birmingham’s Boutwell Auditorium and benefitted the Birmingham Museum of Art. This year, 30 young women were presented, escorted by their fathers and members of the Krewe. Though they didn’t arrive on a magic carpet, King Thomas Gilbert Amason Jr. and Queen Carolyn Davis McCalley made a grand entrance fit for a sultan.

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inside a Family Affair Marathon runner goes the distance to honor superhero daughter. about town Page 8

Digital Dishing Cooking Light editor is among speakers at Food Media South event. food Page 24

A Focused Lens Shades Valley Camera Club holds contests and workshops for hobbyists. People Page 10