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Briana Kinsey DC 3

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Kinsey now will compete in the 2018 Miss America Competition in Atlantic City in September of this year. more

Jun 24, 2017 9:06 AM People/Places

Matthew Alan Huggins

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However, the cause of his death remains a mystery. more

Jun 22, 2017 10:45 AM News

Hoover landscape

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After meeting with school and city officials and holding town hall meetings with the public, he hopes to report back to the council in December and have recommendations for action by January. more

Jun 19, 2017 10:18 PM News

Hoover Public Safety Center

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The man was found unresponsive in his jail cell alone at 6:56 p.m. more

Jun 19, 2017 8:05 PM News

Hoover police

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Her vehicle left Hugh Daniel Drive and struck a tree about 1:50 p.m., police said. more

Jun 5, 2017 4:34 PM News

Hoover police vehicle

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The wreck happened about 1:50 p.m., Hoover police said. more

Jun 4, 2017 6:44 PM News

Free Friday Flicks 2017-11

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About 400 people showed up for the first show in the summer outdoor movie series, the animated feature "Sing." more

Jun 2, 2017 11:59 PM News

Hoover school bd work session 5-26-17

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"We know that can't happen," Mayor Frank Brocato told the school board. "We all know there's a need for more schools in our city. ... We're going to work hand in hand with each of you to reach that goal." more

May 26, 2017 4:40 PM News

Hoover school bus 2016

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Deer Valley and Bluff Park elementary schools are expected to be about 99 percent full in August, and Hoover High, Berry Middle and Riverchase Elementary are expected to be above "functional capacity," school officials say. more

May 23, 2017 9:49 PM Hoover Schools

Spain Park Graduation 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Spain Park High School senior class was offered $16.9 million in scholarships and accepted $8.7 million of those scholarships. more

May 23, 2017 9:42 PM Schools

Hoover 2017 chamber scholarships

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Four students plan to use the money to attend the University of Alabama at Birmingham, University of Montevallo and Troy University. more

May 18, 2017 7:08 PM Schools

Rick Davis Hoover chamber 5-18-17

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The Birmingham-Hoover metro area accounts for 31 percent of the state's gross domestic product and had 20 percent of new job announcements in 2016, a Birmingham Business Alliance official said. more

May 18, 2017 7:05 PM Businesses

time capsule 11

Photo by Jon Anderson

City officials placed the time capsule inside the wall in the lobby of the Hoover Municipal Center. more

May 18, 2017 7:01 PM News

technology roundtable 5-16-17

Photo courtesy of Allan Rice

About a dozen Hoover-based technology companies met with city officials to share ideas. more

May 16, 2017 8:53 PM Businesses

Hoover Fire Class 1 ISO-1

Photo by Jon Anderson

The upgrade could mean lower insurance premiums for home owners, renters and business owners. more

May 16, 2017 2:47 PM News

Paul McEwan 5-10-17 (5)

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McEwan also is the alternate overall Alabama Teacher of the Year, coming in second to Chasity Collier of Dawes Intermediate School in Mobile County. more

May 11, 2017 2:15 AM Schools

Hoover Prayer Breakfast 2017-1

Photo by Layton Dudley

Murdock was the keynote speaker for the 2017 Hoover Mayor's Prayer Breakfast. more

May 2, 2017 4:41 PM News

Celebrate Hoover Day 2017-1

Photo by Ron Burkett

The 2017 Celebrate Hoover Day drew an estimated 15,000 to 18,000 people, said Erin Colbaugh, the city of Hoover's events coordinator. more

Apr 30, 2017 3:02 PM News

Mkae-A-Wish beach trip 1

Photo by Ron Burkett

Four-year-old Henri Villatoro, who had a liver transplant before he was 2, is getting his first trip to the ocean through Make-A-Wish Alabama. more

Apr 30, 2017 2:06 PM News

Hoover library spring book sale-3

Photo courtesy of Anissa Copes/Hoover Public Library

Library staff and volunteers have been setting out thousands of used books for sale Friday and Saturday. more

Apr 27, 2017 10:44 PM News

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