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Hoover City Council 10-19-17

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The mayor and some council members said they weren't comfortable paying more than $500,000 to be able to host the convention next year. more

Oct 19, 2017 11:31 PM News

Mark Ingram Hoover chamber 10-19-17

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Ingram spoke at the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the Hoover Country Club. more

Oct 19, 2017 11:15 PM Sports

A London-based organization called SoccerEx has proposed bringing its first North American convention in 20 years to Hoover but wants Hoover to pay to be the host city. more

Oct 18, 2017 7:06 PM News

Future Hoover 10-17-17 (1)

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About 45 people showed up at Hunter Street Baptist Church for the first of four citywide town hall meetings. more

Oct 18, 2017 6:59 PM News

10K Ruck Challenge 2017-1

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Eighty people turned out for this year's event, which includes a 6.2-mile trek with a weighted backpack and a 3.1-mile run/walk. more

Oct 14, 2017 10:49 PM News

The London-based organization is proposing to bring 1,000 to 1,500 prominent figures in the soccer world from 41 countries in North America, Central America and the Caribbean to Hoover next year. more

Oct 13, 2017 12:53 AM News

Jill Ganus

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Ganus is resigning her seat on the Hoover school board as she takes the new post in the Bessemer Division of Jefferson County. more

Oct 10, 2017 3:38 PM People/Places

Superintendent Kathy Murphy had a conflict with a superintendents' fall conference. more

Oct 10, 2017 3:05 PM Hoover Schools

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So far, 25 of the eventual 97 home sites in Brock Point have been sold, and eight homeowners have moved in, Signature Homes President Jonathan Belcher said. more

Oct 10, 2017 12:58 AM News

Greystone Crest cell tower Oct 2017

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Crown Castle plans to replace a 90-foot-tall cell phone tower with a 120-foot-tall tower to help Verizon Wireless improve service. more

Oct 5, 2017 9:15 PM News

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Thousands of books are available for 50 cents or less. more

Oct 5, 2017 5:36 PM

YMCA health fair 2017

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Most branches will offer free health screenings, pediatric dental care, flue shots, free personal training sessions and chair massages. more

Oct 5, 2017 3:05 PM News

Annie Jr. characters

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Performances are scheduled for Friday, Oct. 6, and Saturday, Oct. 7. more

Oct 4, 2017 11:38 AM Hoover Schools

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The change is being sought so Verizon Wireless can improve its service in the Greystone area. more

Oct 4, 2017 2:04 AM News

Riverchase Middle School summer 2017-3

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Some parents said they don't want to see current career academies moved from Hoover and Spain Park high schools to a proposed career tech center in Riverchase. more

Oct 3, 2017 10:57 PM Hoover Schools

Bluff Park fire engine

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A replacement fire engine for the Greystone Legacy community will have to wait until more money is available, fire Chief Clay Bentley said. more

Oct 2, 2017 8:29 PM News

Hoover City Council 9-28-17

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Council members praised the mayor and his staff for making $4 million in cuts since the beginning of September. more

Sep 28, 2017 9:26 PM News

Frank Brocato 5-18-17

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The Hoover City Council is scheduled to vote on the fiscal 2018 budget at a special action meeting Thursday night right after the council's regular 5 p.m. work session. more

Sep 27, 2017 8:10 PM News

Artists on Bluff and Riverchase Middle 2

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School officials must decide how long they will give Artists on the Bluff to move out of the former Bluff Park Elementary and decide how best to use the Riverchase Middle School being acquired from Pelham. more

Sep 24, 2017 8:12 PM Hoover Schools

Michael Williams 9-21-17

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Michael Williams, the Secret Service special agent in charge for Alabama and Mississippi, shared his story with the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce. more

Sep 21, 2017 6:44 PM News

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