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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Signup for the 2018 Hoover City Dad Brigade back-to-school cleanup begins June 4. more

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Murphy's salary now will be $218,900, and she will get a $40,000 bonus if she stays employed with Hoover five years. more

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Greystone Elementary's Carol McLaughlin was in the top four finalists for Alabama Teacher of the Year, and Berry Middle's Lincoln Clark was in the top 16. more

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McLaughlin teaches second grade at Greystone Elementary School. more

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

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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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Jason Gaston photo courtesy of Hoover Historical Society; Charles Hickman photo by Jon Anderson

Speakers will be one of Hoover's first school board members and the current public relations coordinator. more

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Due to the threat of severe weather, school systems have opted to dismiss early and cancel after-school activities. more

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Parents are invited to meetings at Hoover and Spain Park high schools in early March. more

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Greystone SRO

Photo courtesy of Jason Gaston/Hoover City Schools

That will give Hoover a total of 11 full-time police officers and 17 part-time officers in the city's 16 schools. more

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Former board member Stephen Presley told the Hoover school board Tuesday night that it's past time Hoover has a sufficient place for students to perform. more

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Spain Park show choir Jan 2018

Photo courtesy of Jim Schaeffer

The event will include show choirs from each Hoover intermediate, middle and high school and performances from a cappella choirs and a barbershop quartet. more

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The driver, Mark Pierce, had been employed with Hoover City Schools since September. more

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Hoover school bus driver DUI

Pierce photo courtesy of Jefferson County Sheriff's Office; bus photo by Jon Anderson

"Thank God no children were on the bus at the time of the crash," Superintendent Kathy Murphy said. more

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No children were on the bus when the driver wrecked it just off Interstate 459, school system spokesman Jason Gaston said. more

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Photos courtesy of Jason Gaston/Hoover City Schools

The award is given annually for teachers who go beyond the call of duty to serve students. more

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Photo courtesy of Robin Schultz/Bluff Park Drone

Superintendent Kathy Murphy announced the one-year delay in her state-of-the-school-system address. more

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