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Carol McLaughlin 12-14-17 (4)

Photo by Jon Anderson

McLaughlin teaches second grade at Greystone Elementary School. more

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Mackey photo is still shot from Alabama Department of Education video; Murphy photo by Jon Anderson

Mackey won over Hoover schools Superintendent Kathy Murphy and Jefferson County Superintendent Craig Pouncey. more

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Amy Mudano Nov 2017

Photo by Jon Anderson

Mudano is a research associate and epidemiologist at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and has been heavily involved with parent-teacher groups at Riverchase Elementary and Berry Middle School. more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The four finalists are to be interviewed on Friday, April 20. more

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Kathy Murphy 11-14-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

The Alabama Board of Education is working to narrow the list to three finalists who will be brought in for interviews. more

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Kathy Murphy 12-12-17

Photo by Jon Anderson

Murphy is one of 41 applicants who are seeking to lead the Alabama Department of Education. Seven semifinalists are to be named Friday. more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

A consultant is projecting the school district will add 1,500 students over the next 10 years. more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The event at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium raised money for the Hoover City Schools Foundation. more

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Photos by Jon Anderson

A state committee now will narrow the field to four finalists before the Alabama Teacher of the Year is named in Montgomery on May 9. more

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Photo courtesy of Phillip Troha.

Each year the Knights of Columbus, which is a Catholic Fraternal Order, holds a fundraising drive to help persons with intellectual disabilities. more

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Photo by Erica Techo

In an ever-growing world, education is at the forefront of success. Students know this, which is why a majority of them attend college after graduating high school. But unfortunately, not everyone can afford to go to college. more

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Photo courtesy of the Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama.

Katie Griffith, a senior at Westminster School at Oak Mountain, recently earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest honor a Girl Scout can receive. more

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Erica Techo

Hand in Paw therapy team Margie Little and Simon worked with Oak Mountain Elementary School for the last six years. more

Oak Mountain Schools

Hoover school bd interviews Nov. 2017

Photo by Jon Anderson

The council is looking for someone to replace Earl Cooper, who has served on the school board for two five-year terms. more

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The shows are at 7 p.m. this Thursday through Saturday. more

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This morning, Chelsea students held an assembly that centered on awareness around gun violence and school safety, said Principal Wayne Trucks. more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The school board also approved a new schedule for salary supplements for athletic and academic coaches, sponsors of fine arts groups and employees leading special academic programs. more

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Photo by Kyle Parmley.

The sheriff’s office chose to issue a statement on the threat following misinformation on social media, according to a Facebook post. more

Chelsea Schools

Courtney Kalnoske officially announced her candidacy for the Shelby County School Board, Place 1, in February. more

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Courtesy of Cars 4 Classrooms

During the fundraisers, community members were able to test drive cars. With each test drive, $10 was donated to the school. more

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