Hoover sports complex

Sketch by Goodwyn, Mills & Cawood

Officials are asking the public to vote on a name for the overall complex and a name for the 155,000-square-foot indoor event center. more

Oct 24, 2016 8:01 PM News

The Birmingham Water Works had amended its water use restrictions since the last time Hoover declared a water emergency in 2007, a city attorney said. more

Oct 24, 2016 7:55 PM News

Shelby County Sheriff's Office

Photo courtesy of the Shelby County Sheriffs Office.

The Shelby County Major Case Unit is investigating the incident with the county district attorney's office. more

Oct 24, 2016 6:34 PM News

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

Tour an open house in the 280 corridor area this weekend. more

Oct 20, 2016 5:46 PM News

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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

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

Katelyn Alexis McCullar

Shelby County Sheriff's Office

McCullar was declared missing in late September. more

Oct 18, 2016 4:09 PM News

New listings have been added in the 280 corridor area this week. more

Oct 18, 2016 2:53 PM News

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Erica Techo

Officers participated in lessons that ranged from hands-on simulation activities to classroom discussions. more

Oct 17, 2016 10:24 PM News

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Erica Techo

The clinic, located in the Altadena community, is set to open on Nov. 1 and will offer the same services as the on-campus clinic at UAB. more

Oct 14, 2016 1:40 PM News

Tour an open house in the 280 corridor area this weekend. more

Oct 13, 2016 8:44 PM News

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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

Cahaba Beach Road project

Sydney Cromwell

The second meeting will be Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at First Christian Church, 4954 Valleydale Road. more

Oct 12, 2016 1:31 AM News

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Erica Techo

Chelsea council member Juanita Champion has perfect attendance at 12 years of council meetings. more

Oct 12, 2016 1:26 AM News

New listings have been added in the 280 corridor area this week. more

Oct 11, 2016 7:04 PM News

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Erica Techo

Residents said they were concerned with internet service, although the agreement only covers television service. more

Oct 10, 2016 9:40 PM News

ALDOT Cahaba Beach Project


The meetings will be Oct. 11 and 13. more

Oct 7, 2016 3:41 PM News

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Erica Techo

The Nov. 3 South Shelby Chamber of Commerce luncheon featured mayors from several Shelby County cities. more

Oct 6, 2016 9:34 PM News

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