Chelsea Football

Photo courtesy of Cari Dean

Zalon Reynolds, Matthew Marquet and the Hornets' defense all shine in a victory that clinches the No. 2 playoff spot from Class 6A, Region 3. more

Oct 22, 2016 4:22 AM Sports

Spain Park v Oak Mountain Football

Ted Melton/ ActionSportsPix.SmugMug.com

Spain Park place-kicker Cole Starr drilled a 37-yard field goal with two seconds remaining to push his team to a 23-20 victory over Oak Mountain. more

Oct 22, 2016 5:41 AM Sports

Briarwood Football

Photo by Todd Kwarcinski

Briarwood Christian did not have it easy against Class 5A, Region 5 foe Pleasant Grove on Friday night. more

Oct 22, 2016 4:11 AM Sports

Oak Mountain Volleyball

Kyle Parmley

Oak Mountain upset Bob Jones in the super regional round to clinch its first state tournament berth since 2012. more

Oct 21, 2016 3:38 AM Sports

Lake Purdy 10-13-16

Photo courtesy of Dr. James Sanderson

The restrictions technically cover only areas served by the Birmingham Water Works, but the mayor asked everyone to conserve water. more

Oct 20, 2016 8:45 PM News

Lee Sentell 10-20-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

Lodging taxes going to the state general fund have grown 105 percent since 2003, while the state's general fund has grown 47 percent overall, Lee Sentell said. more

Oct 20, 2016 8:32 PM Businesses

Westminster Swimming

Submitted photo

Westminster-Oak Mountain hosted the Westminster Autumn Invitational Swim and Dive meet this past Saturday at the Hoover Recreation Center. more

Oct 20, 2016 2:07 PM Sports

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Emily Featherston

The Birmingham Water Works Board issued the drought warning after continued dry conditions. more

Oct 19, 2016 10:35 PM Weather

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Photo by Frank Couch.

The Lions and Hornets competed in their respective area tournaments on Tuesday. more

Oct 19, 2016 6:23 PM Sports

Only pills and patches — no liquids or needles — will be accepted. The service is free and anonymous. more

Oct 19, 2016 6:06 PM News

Skelton family

Photo by Jon Anderson

A framed resolution was presented to Skelton's family at Monday night's Hoover City Council meeting. more

Oct 18, 2016 5:42 PM News

Hoover sports complex construction 10-17-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

The naming committee held its first meeting at the Hoover Municipal Center Monday. more

Oct 18, 2016 4:25 PM

Oak Mountain Football

Photo by Todd Lester

Spain Park takes on Oak Mountain in a game that will decide a portion of the Class 7A, Region 3 playoff picture. more

Oct 18, 2016 7:55 PM Sports

Chelsea Football

Sarah Finnegan

Chelsea needs to win against Helena to avoid any playoff drama. more

Oct 18, 2016 7:34 PM Sports

Briarwood at Shelby County Football

Photo by Frank Couch

Briarwood hosts Pleasant Grove in the final region game of the season. more

Oct 18, 2016 7:18 PM Sports

Briarwood Volleyball

Kyle Parmley

Briarwood has played tough competition all season to prepare itself for the Class 5A postseason. more

Oct 18, 2016 5:22 PM Sports

Katelyn Alexis McCullar

Shelby County Sheriff's Office

McCullar was declared missing in late September. more

Oct 18, 2016 4:09 PM News

Oak Mountain Volleyball

Kyle Parmley

Oak Mountain swept Spain Park in the opening round of the Class 7A, Area 6 tournament to keep its season alive. more

Oct 18, 2016 3:36 AM Sports

Chelsea Volleyball

Kyle Parmley

Chelsea has yet to make it to the state tournament under head coach Jessica Pickett, but this could be the year. more

Oct 17, 2016 5:20 PM Sports

Oak Mountain Homecoming 2016

Sarah Finnegan

The gym at Oak Mountain High School saw just as much action as the football field during homecoming week. more

Oct 17, 2016 3:01 PM Oak Mountain Schools

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The Oak Mountain Elementary School Fall Festival featured a vendor hallway, a silent auction, moon bounces, inflatable obstacle courses, crafts, games and a big screen for the weekend's big football games. more

Oct 16, 2016 10:28 PM Oak Mountain Schools

Chelsea Football

Photo courtesy of Cari Dean

Chilton County scored three times on their first four plays but Zalon Reynolds led the Hornets to the dominating win. more

Oct 15, 2016 5:14 AM Sports

Spain Park Football

Photos by Ted Melton/ ActionSportsPix.Smugmug.com

Spain Park pitched its first shutout of the season and scored five rushing touchdowns more

Oct 15, 2016 3:55 AM Sports

Briarwood at Shelby County Football

Photo by Frank Couch

Lions clinch Region 5 title as quick-strike offense prevails. more

Oct 15, 2016 4:01 AM Sports

Oak Mountain VS Mountain Brook Football 2016

Sarah Finnegan

Oak Mountain went score for score with Mountain Brook in the first half and third quarter, but the Eagles ran out of gas in the final quarter Friday night. more

Oct 15, 2016 3:58 AM Sports

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Emily Featherston

The ban on outdoor burning affects 46 counties in the state, including Jefferson and Shelby. more

Oct 12, 2016 11:28 PM Weather

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