Skelton suffered a stroke on Thursday, June 23 more »

Jun 29, 2016 8:45 PM People/Places

Hoover 2016 softball all-star state champs

Photos courtesy of Hoover Softball Association

Two other softball teams from Hoover placed third in state more »

Jun 29, 2016 7:30 PM Sports

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Erica Techo

During the COP Annual Summer Picnic on June 28, a group of almost 75 individuals sat down for a BBQ dinner at the Chelsea Community Center. more »

Jun 29, 2016 9:50 PM News

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Erica Techo

Brookwood Baptist Health is opening a diagnostic center on July 5 at its new building at the intersection of Highway 119 and U.S. 280 more »

Jun 29, 2016 9:44 PM News

Supt advisory council 6-28-16 (3)

Photo by Jon Anderson

More than 300 people signed up, and about 130 showed up for the first meeting. more »

Jun 28, 2016 9:46 PM Hoover Schools

June 28 OTA

Photo by Sam Chandler.

The Spain Park High School football team hosted Pell City and Pinson Valley for about two hours of organized team activities on Tuesday, June 28. more »

Jun 28, 2016 11:17 PM Sports

Dale Neuendorf

Photo courtesy of Dale Neuendorf

The election for Chelsea mayor and five city council seats is scheduled for Aug. 23. more »

Jun 28, 2016 10:11 PM News

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Erica Techo

A recap of the June 27 Shelby County Commission meeting. more »

Jun 28, 2016 1:05 AM News

Kathy Murphy 3-7-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

Parents, employees and community members are invited to join the group, which help the school system develop a strategic plan. more »

Jun 23, 2016 6:45 PM Hoover Schools

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Erica Techo

The auxiliary raised money for Hannah Home, a campus of King’s Home which supports women, mothers and children who have left an abuse or domestic violence situation. more »

Jun 23, 2016 8:00 PM People/Places

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Photo by Kyle Parmley.

A number of local high school players were named to the 2016 All-State soccer team. more »

Jun 23, 2016 1:46 PM Sports

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Photo courtesy of Scott Weygand

The election for Chelsea mayor and five city council seats is scheduled for Aug. 23. more »

Jun 22, 2016 7:20 PM News

Sam Swiney

Photo courtesy of Sam Swiney

Swiney said he wants to see increased city funding for Hoover schools, more public engagement in city issues and development of a plan for smart, sustainable growth. more »

Jun 22, 2016 11:40 AM People/Places

Mike Shaw

Photo courtesy of Mike Shaw

Shaw wants the city to develop a comprehensive plan, establish better cooperation with the school board and re-evaluate funding of city schools. more »

Jun 22, 2016 11:35 AM People/Places

Michael Holt June 2016

Photo by Jon Anderson

Holt originally said he was running against Joe Rives for Council Place 1 but changed his mind and on June 24 said he will run against retired Navy Adm. Jack Natter for Council Place 4. more »

Jun 21, 2016 9:57 PM People/Places

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Erica Techo

The property will be used for an emergency exit from the sports complex. more »

Jun 22, 2016 2:44 AM News

At the June 20 Shelby County Planning Commission meeting, the commission approved a rezoning request to permit the auto body repair shop to open along Champion Boulevard. more »

Jun 21, 2016 1:44 AM News

280 Living snagged more than a few awards last weekend at the annual Alabama Press Association Better Newspaper Contest. more »

Jun 20, 2016 11:16 PM News

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Photo courtesy of Shelby County Drug Enforcement Task Force

The Shelby County Drug Enforcement Task Force conducted undercover investigations which resulted in the arrest a 25-year-old Arkansas man. more »

Jun 17, 2016 5:34 PM News

Dr. Harold Jones

Photo courtesy of Rhonda Pyatt/Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Harold Jones spoke to about 175 people at the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce's June luncheon at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham — The Wynfrey Hotel. more »

Jun 16, 2016 4:42 PM Businesses

Oak Mountain Softball

Kyle Parmley

The 280 corridor was represented well on the ASWA All-State Softball Team. more »

Jun 16, 2016 8:34 PM Sports

280 elem kids

Photos by Jon Anderson

Best advice from your dad? "No whining, crying or complaining unless you're bleeding or worse." more »

Jun 16, 2016 12:33 PM People/Places

Austin Wiley

Photo courtesy of USA Basketball

Spain Park's Austin Wiley made the national team that will compete in the 2016 FIBA Men’s U17 World Championship. more »

Jun 15, 2016 10:20 PM Sports

Oak Mountain Baseball

Kyle Parmley

The awards are another acknowledgment of Oak Mountain's banner 2016 baseball season. more »

Jun 15, 2016 9:39 PM Sports

David Calhoun

Photo courtesy of David Calhoun

The election for Chelsea mayor and five city council seats is scheduled for Aug. 23. more »

Jun 15, 2016 9:35 PM News

Spain Park Golf

Kyle Parmley

Keat Litton comes from Homewood, where he won the school's first golf state title in 2016. more »

Jun 14, 2016 10:16 PM Sports

Hoover Sportsplex groundbreaking 3

Photo by Jon Anderson

The 155,000-square-foot indoor event center is scheduled to be completed by May 2017, while the outdoor sports fields are slated to open by February 2018. more »

Jun 14, 2016 3:53 PM News

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Erica Techo

A recap of the June 13 Shelby County Commission meeting. more »

Jun 13, 2016 11:45 PM News

The third annual Shelby Show & Go classic and custom car show will return to Shelby County June 11. more »

Jun 8, 2016 4:25 PM People/Places

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Photo by Ali Renckens.

A recap of the June 7 Chelsea City Council meeting. more »

Jun 8, 2016 4:05 AM News

Around 100 people attended the June 6 Shelby County Planning Commission meeting. more »

Jun 7, 2016 2:39 AM News

Spain Park Softball

Kyle Parmley

Mary Katherine Tedder was named a finalist for the Gatorade Alabama Softball Player of the Year. more »

Jun 6, 2016 8:21 PM Sports

Cynthia Lyn Kuhn

Photo courtesy of Hoover Police Department

The attempted purse snatching happened at Inverness Corners on May 26, police said. more »

May 6, 2016 2:11 PM News

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Shelby County Sheriff's Office

At this time, Samaniego said a few victims have been identified, and all of those victims were underage. more »

Jun 3, 2016 10:02 PM News

The station, which will be named Station 182, will be located on Dunnavant Valley Road, about a quarter of a mile north of the Shoal Creek Community. more »

Jun 1, 2016 6:33 PM News

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