Keeping with the theme of this month’s youth issue, we’ve done a little digging of our own to surface some classic photos of MB staffers and freelancers in their prime. Kids, these pictures are proof that it only gets better from here…
Stephen Potts, Assistant Publisher
Was this photo taken in high school or yesterday? We can’t decide. St. Paul’s Episcopal School, 1996
Lawren Largue, Executive Editor
Overalls and crew socks? Those were the days!
Mallory Boykin, Editorial Assistant
Smocked dress, bobby socks and a bow = ready for kindergarten! Westlawn Elementary School, 1993 and Murphy High School, 2003
Ellis Metz, Editorial Assistant
This little guy (front row, third from the left) couldn’t be more excited for the Yankees’ 1998 team photo.
Abby Parrott, Web Producer
Bringing out the plaid for picture day…so hipster for ’93. Preschool and Mobile Christian School, 2008
Marie Katz, Production Director
In first grade, “sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name…”
Kelan Mercer, Art Director
It’s all fun and games until you’re wearing matching pink tights. Pictured left in 1989 and right with twin sister, Alison, and little sister Jayme in 1990
Adelaide Smith, Account Executive
Number blocks are always a nice touch. St. Ignatius School, 1997 and St. Paul’s Episcopal School, 2005
Chris McFadyen, Editorial Director of Business Alabama
6-year-old Chris is pictured here on an elephant when the circus came to Ladd Stadium while Father Jimmy Byrnes, pastor of Little Flower Catholic Church, holds his little sister Brenda.
Adrian Hoff, Contributing Writer and Photographer
Feel free to caption this photo how you like.