Future Hoover 11-21-17 (4)

Photo by Jon Anderson

"Don't kill the downtown arts district" in Birmingham, Altadena Woods resident Jack Goertz said at a meeting to discuss Hoover's future. more

Nov 22, 2017 9:18 AM News

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Erica Techo

King's Home president Lew Burdette shared his story of a personal struggle to survive, and how it has fueled his faith. more

Nov 21, 2017 8:57 PM Businesses

Briarwood Football

Jonathan Norris

After beating Lee-Huntsville in the second round, the Briarwood Christian School football team will host Etowah on Friday in the Class 5A state quarterfinal. more

Nov 21, 2017 7:49 PM Briarwood

Homewood VS SPHS Girls Basketball

Sarah Finnegan

High school basketball season is fully underway as the week of Thanksgiving arrives. more

Nov 20, 2017 9:00 PM Sports

Briarwood Football

Jonathan Norris

If Tran-Reno has had a better single game in his career so far, Coach Fred Yancey couldn’t quite pull it out of his long memory. more

Nov 18, 2017 4:55 AM Briarwood

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Photo by Jon Anderson

But Superintendent Kathy Murphy said she is more interested to see students compete with students nationally and internationally. more

Nov 16, 2017 11:40 PM Schools

Vicki Holden 17-18 Employee of Year

Photo by Jon Anderson

Holden oversees the 22 other nurses spread out among Hoover's 16 schools and was recognized for her extreme competence, care and compassion. more

Nov 16, 2017 9:47 PM Hoover Schools

Future Hoover 11-14-17 (3)

Photo by Jon Anderson

About 40 people attended the second of four Future Hoover meetings designed to let residents share their vision for the city. more

Nov 14, 2017 11:45 PM News

Briarwood VS Crossville Football Playoffs Round 1

Sarah Finnegan

The Briarwood Christian School football team is set to take on Lee-Huntsville in the second round of the Class 5A playoffs. more

Nov 15, 2017 12:33 AM Briarwood

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Erica Techo

Members of the Friends of Dunnavant Valley Greenway will discuss the next steps with private land owners around the proposed next phase of the trail. more

Nov 13, 2017 7:57 PM News

Briarwood Cross-Country

Sam Chandler

Briarwood Christian School senior Zack Howard won the Class 5A boys individual title at Saturday’s state cross-country meet, while the Westminster School at Oak Mountain boys and girls swept the 1A-2A team crowns. more

Nov 12, 2017 12:25 AM Sports


Photo by Todd Lester

The Spain Park High School football team saw its season come to a close on Friday night with a 33-21 loss to Hewitt-Trussville in the first round of the Class 7A playoffs. more

Nov 11, 2017 4:50 AM Spain Park

Thank you for all the wonderful and creative people who sent in their pictures to the 280 Living Halloween Costume Contest, and congratulations to our winner, the cutest beanie baby we've seen! more

Nov 10, 2017 7:49 PM People/Places


Sarah Finnegan

The Briarwood Christian School football team breezed past Crossville on Thursday night in the first round of the Class 5A state playoffs. more

Nov 9, 2017 11:35 PM Sports

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Erica Techo

Chief Deputy Chris George closed out the South Shelby Chamber of Commerce's 2017 luncheons with a message of faith and priorities. more

Nov 9, 2017 11:36 PM Businesses


Photo by Ted Melton

The Spain Park High School football team has its work cut out for it on Friday night, as the Jags take on undefeated Hewitt-Trussville to open up the Class 7A playoffs. more

Nov 8, 2017 7:03 AM Sports

Briarwood Football

Jimmy Mitchell

The Briarwood Christian School football team finished the regular season unbeaten and begins its run in the Class 5A playoffs on Thursday night against Crossville. more

Nov 8, 2017 6:43 AM Sports

Hoover legislative education forum 11-7-17

Photo by Jon Anderson

Four state legislators representing parts of Hoover answered questions at a public forum sponsored by the Hoover City Schools Foundation. more

Nov 7, 2017 10:38 PM Hoover Schools

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Fowler Auction & Real Estate Service, Inc.

The council considered an ordinance relating to the sale of one property, and the potential to negotiate and place a down payment on another property. more

Nov 8, 2017 2:12 AM News

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The Louisiana-based bank plans to create a regional headquarters with 450 employees in the International Park office complex off Acton Road. more

Nov 7, 2017 2:51 AM News

Eagle Point Golf Club

Frank Couch

A variance for a recorded front yard setback was also on the agenda. more

Nov 7, 2017 2:18 AM News

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Kendrick has worked for the Burr & Forman law firm for 17 years and lived in Hoover 16 years. more

Nov 7, 2017 2:08 AM People/Places

The forum is scheduled for Tuesday night at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham — The Wynfrey Hotel. more

Nov 7, 2017 1:14 AM News

Hoover vs. Spain Park Football

Barry Stephenson

Spain Park High School's Pride of the Park Marching Band hit the field and stands throughout the season to thousands entertain fans. more

Nov 6, 2017 9:17 PM Hoover Schools

NF Walk

Sam Chandler

The Children’s Tumor Foundation held its fourth annual Alabama NF Walk on Sunday at Veterans Park. more

Nov 6, 2017 7:04 PM People/Places

OMHS VS Hazel Green Football 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Oak Mountain High School football team held on to defeat Hazel Green on Friday night, to cap off a 5-5 season. more

Nov 4, 2017 4:23 AM Sports


Photo by Todd Lester

The game was a defensive battle, featuring just more than 350 total yards, but the Briarwood Christian School football team knocked off Madison Academy to improve to 10-0. more

Nov 4, 2017 3:40 AM Sports

Cullman vs Chelsea

Frank Couch

The Chelsea High School football team rallied on Friday night, but it wasn't enough in a 37-29 loss to Cullman. more

Nov 4, 2017 3:19 AM Sports

Parade of Homes

Courtesy of Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders

The parade begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday. more

Nov 4, 2017 12:08 AM People/Places

Briarwood Cross-Country

Sam Chandler

The Briarwood Christian School cross-country team cruised through Thursday's Class 5A, Section 2 meet at Veterans Park in Hoover. more

Nov 3, 2017 4:44 PM Sports

IberiaBank sign

Photo by Jon Anderson

The deal would include an abatement of $495,630 of Hoover taxes, $720,430 of Jefferson County taxes and $463,500 of state taxes. more

Nov 3, 2017 9:15 AM Businesses


Photo by Ted Melton

The Spain Park High School football team gained momentum for the playoffs with Thursday night’s 49-14 win over Minor in the regular season finale. more

Nov 3, 2017 3:47 AM Sports

Oak Mountain Volleyball

Kyle Parmley

The Oak Mountain High School volleyball team fell to Bob Jones in the Class 7A state tournament on Wednesday evening. more

Nov 1, 2017 4:27 PM Sports

Hoover school board applicants Oct 2017

Photos courtesy of the applicants

The applicants are seeking to fill a vacancy left by the resignation of Jill Ganus. more

Nov 1, 2017 10:06 PM Hoover Schools

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