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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

Spain Park track April 2017

Photo by Jon Anderson

Track boosters say the track programs deserve a higher-quality surface, so they'll explore fundraising possibilities. more

Apr 25, 2017 4:54 PM Hoover Schools

Haz Waste Day 2017-28

Photo by Jon Anderson

Residents also brought loads and loads of old paint, batteries, gasoline, motor oil, pesticides, cleaning products, used tires, prescription medication and a host of other items best left out of landfills. more

Apr 22, 2017 4:10 PM News

Denim & Dining 2017-37

Photo by Jon Anderson

The event at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium included a casual barbecue dinner, music, a silent auction and even a little dancing. more

Apr 22, 2017 12:16 AM Hoover Schools

Hoover track April 2017

Photo by Jon Anderson

The school board agreed to spend at least $2.74 million to replace the football turf and tracks at Hoover and Spain Park high schools but left the door open to possibly upgrade to higher-quality tracks after track and field supporters objected. more

Apr 21, 2017 6:29 PM Hoover Schools

Jimmie Stephens

Photo provided by Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce

Jefferson County Commission President Jimmie Stephens is scheduled to give his third annual state-of-the-county address on Wednesday, April 19. more

Apr 18, 2017 5:08 PM News

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Monday was the first day for Mac Martin Jr., who previously served as the city planner and zoning official for Athens. more

Apr 18, 2017 3:21 AM News

Paul McEwan

Photo by Jon Anderson

The pool will be narrowed to four finalists soon, and a winner is expected to be announced on May 10. more

Apr 12, 2017 3:30 PM Schools

Superintendent Kathy Murphy said she plans to ask a federal judge to implement the rezoning for 2018-19 instead to give families, employees and the community plenty of time to prepare. more

Apr 10, 2017 8:54 PM Hoover Schools

Regions Tradition Media Day Sluman putting

Photo by Jon Anderson

The previous agreement to hold the golf PGA Tour Champions golf tournament at Greystone Golf and Country Club was set to expire after 2018. more

Apr 10, 2017 6:51 PM News

12U Strykers World Series Champs 2016

Photo courtesy of Hoover Softball Association

The association plans to dedicate a field in honor of a man who has served as an umpire at the park for 30 years. more

Apr 7, 2017 8:34 PM Sports

South Shelby Chamber scholarship winners 2017

Photo by Jon Anderson

More than 55 students applied for the scholarships this year, chamber Executive Director April Stone said. more

Apr 6, 2017 5:47 PM Schools

Randy Fuller S Shelby Chamber 4-6-17

Photo by Jon Anderson

Superintendent Randy Fuller updated the South Shelby Chamber of Commerce on progress in Shelby County schools. more

Apr 6, 2017 4:57 PM Schools

119 Partners shopping center layout

Site plan courtesy of city of Hoover

The council also approved numerous funding agreements with agencies that serve the city. more

Mar 20, 2017 9:38 PM News

The meeting is at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 21, at the Hoover Municipal Center. more

Mar 19, 2017 8:30 PM News

Lee Ogle Tosney

Photos courtesy of the applicants

The three applicants are a 25-year-old college student, a retired middle school science teacher and the vice president and office manager for an overhead door company who formerly taught school. more

Mar 19, 2017 8:26 PM Hoover Schools

Brenda Ladun

Photo courtesy of American Cancer Society

The event is organized by the American Cancer Society Junior Board and held at the St. Vincent's One Nineteen facility off Alabama 119. more

Mar 15, 2017 12:00 AM News

Kathy Murphy 8-8-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

Murphy now has a contract good through June 30, 2020. more

Mar 14, 2017 4:51 PM Hoover Schools

Superintendent Kathy Murphy said she is hopeful the school district and other parties in the case will have a joint filing to the court this week. more

Mar 14, 2017 3:23 PM Hoover Schools

That leaves three applicants left for the Hoover City Council to consider. more

Mar 13, 2017 11:40 AM Hoover Schools

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