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Photo by Jon Anderson

Lifeguards April Fitten and Taylor Davis rescued a man and his young son, neither of whom knew how to swim, as they accidentally went from the shallow end of the pool to the deep end. more

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The Birmingham Holocaust Education Center (BHEC) hosted a teacher reception on July 29 honoring the BHEC’s 2018 Friedman Scholars. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Station 31 is set to open in the old Chelsea Fire Station on Chesser Drive. more

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell

CBS 42’s Ashley Gann works to get public to see past TV personality. more

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Photo courtesy of Shelley Shaw

Destination Hoover International is a new organization formed to build partnerships with cities around the globe. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Humane society volunteer group preps long-term shelter dogs for new beginnings. more

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Photo by Lexi Coon

The Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation will host its 14th iteration of the Save the O’s 5K on Saturday, Aug. 11 at Greystone Golf and Country Club in Hoover. more

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Photo by Lexi Coon

The Alabama Wildlife Center will host its seventh annual Chirps and Chips fundraiser at 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 3, at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce is planning its 23rd annual golf tournament for Monday, Aug. 27, at the Riverchase Country Club. more

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Mt Laurel will host the 15th iteration of the Shake and Bake 5K on Aug. 4 starting at 8 a.m. more

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Photo by Alyx Chandler

Mayhem on the Mountain, hosted by Vestavia Hills-based Forge Fitness Powered by CrossFit Shades, is set for Aug. 18-19 at Oak Mountain State Park. more

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Rendering courtesy of Chelsea Fire and Rescue

Plans for a third staffed fire station serving the city of Chelsea have been finalized, and the city is seeking to put the project out to bid. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Double Oak Community Church has known for a while that a new campus was necessary. more

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Photo courtesy of Cindy Warner

In the second part of our Mental Health Mentality series, we look at Shelby County Schools and how they are preparing to launch a proactive mental health awareness campaign this school year. more

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Photo courtesy of Ben Bailey

Bailey, a six-time Emmy winner, is scheduled to perform at the Comedy Club Stardome. more

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The competition was held Saturday, July 14. more

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The Poinsettia Men's Club Debutante Reception formally introduced 18 of the 32 Poinsettia debutantes of the 2018 class at a recent party. more

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Trey Allen of Oak Mountain High School earned All-American honors at the New Balance Nationals in North Carolina in June. more

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See who else is coming to the Hoover Library Theatre between now and May. more

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Racers came decked-out in patriotic clothing to celebrate the Fourth of July. more

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