Photo by Jon Anderson.

Public buildings in Hoover have a variety of closing schedules for the Christmas and New Year holidays: more

Nov 21, 2017 10:41 PM News

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But Superintendent Kathy Murphy said she is more interested to see students compete with students nationally and internationally. more

Nov 16, 2017 11:40 PM Schools

Vicki Holden 17-18 Employee of Year

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Holden oversees the 22 other nurses spread out among Hoover's 16 schools and was recognized for her extreme competence, care and compassion. more

Nov 16, 2017 9:47 PM Hoover Schools

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The Louisiana-based bank plans to create a regional headquarters with 450 employees in the International Park office complex off Acton Road. more

Nov 7, 2017 2:51 AM News

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Kendrick has worked for the Burr & Forman law firm for 17 years and lived in Hoover 16 years. more

Nov 7, 2017 2:08 AM People/Places


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Hoover is preparing to open the Christmas season with two tree lighting ceremonies at Riverchase Galleria and the Hoover Municipal Center. more

Oct 30, 2017 3:15 PM People/Places


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The city of Hoover plans to kick off its Thank-a-Vet Week activities on Sunday, Nov. 5, with a program and reception to honor veterans at the Hoover Public Library. more

Oct 30, 2017 3:11 PM People/Places


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Shelby County offices and Hoover city offices will close for both the Veterans Day and Thanksgiving holidays in 2017, whilesome public buildings will have different holiday hours. more

Oct 30, 2017 2:50 PM , News

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Vets form nonprofit to honor those killed in war on terror. more

Oct 30, 2017 2:31 PM People/Places

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The tournament was rescheduled due to inclement weather resulting from remnants of Hurricane Nate. more

Oct 25, 2017 4:36 PM News

The developer of the shopping center will receive a rebate equal to 50 percent of new sales tax revenues coming from all the businesses in the shopping center over the next 10 years, not to exceed $4 million. more

Oct 17, 2017 3:14 AM News


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Dedra Miele opened her Nothing Bundt Cakes store in the Whole Foods Market Plaza in Riverchase in January, but she still has people come in every day, saying they didn’t realize she was there. more

Sep 26, 2017 8:37 PM People/Places

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The city of Hoover is hosting its 2017 Hoover Hayride and Family Night at the park off Valleydale Road on Oct. 26 from 5 to 8 p.m. more

Sep 26, 2017 8:34 PM People/Places


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The Junior League of Birmingham is gearing up for its 12th annual Shop Save and Share fundraiser, which allows people to buy a 20 percent off shopping pass to more than 500 businesses in the Birmingham metro area. more

Sep 26, 2017 8:28 PM People/Places


Photo courtesy of Debbie Burtnett.

The Hoover Parks and Recreation Foundation is taking registrations for its fifth annual Hoover Cup golf tournament, scheduled for Oct. 9 at the Inverness Country Club. more

Sep 26, 2017 8:22 PM People/Places


Photo courtesy of Lacy Gunnoe.

The National Veterans Day Committee in Birmingham is holding its fifth annual 10K Ruck Challenge and 5K fun run/walk on Oct. 14 at Veterans Park off Valleydale Road. more

Sep 26, 2017 8:15 PM People/Places

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Jon Anderson

The company is built on core values of excellence, integrity, loyalty and generosity, said Dee Ann Turner, Chick-fil-A's corporate vice president for enterprise and social responsibility. more

Aug 17, 2017 10:03 PM Businesses

The woman, arrested in a Hoover shoplifting case in July, was arrested again today. more

Aug 10, 2017 9:05 PM News

Freedom Fest 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The 20-minute fireworks show also seemed to be a crowd pleaser. more

Jul 5, 2017 4:23 PM News

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

The Hoover Recreation Center turns 25 years old in July, and on July 10-14 it is having special activities to celebrate. more

Jun 27, 2017 4:18 PM People/Places

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