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Alcohol sales

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Previously, sales or dispensing of alcoholic beverages could not occur until 11 a.m. on Sundays in private clubs and noon at places such as restaurants, hotels and meeting and event centers. Read more

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Top 10 cities 2

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The mayors want to increase their influence when addressing issues that big cities face. Read more

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City of Hoover logo 2

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But the council held off a decision to extend a fiber-optic line along Valleydale Road from U.S. 31 to almost U.S. 280. Read more

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Hugh Daniel Drive signal 1

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Shelby County and Hoover are partnering to add a traffic signal and turn lanes at the intersection at an estimated cost of $600,000. Read more

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Explore Playground 5-1-19 (36)

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The 15,000-square-foot playground includes features to accommodate a variety of disabilities. A 7,000-square-foot splash pad is set to open May 15. Read more

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Jeff State welding program land

Map from city of Hoover website

“The Shelby-Hoover campus is the only campus we have that has not been able to offer welding, and it’s time to change that,” Jeff State President Keith Brown said. Read more

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pumping gas 3-18-19

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The city expects to get about $600,000 a year more and hopes the state and Jefferson and Shelby counties will have more for Hoover projects as well. Read more

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Hoover Public Library sign

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This includes the Hoover City Hall, Hoover Public Library, Hoover Recreation Center, Hoover Senior Center, Hoover Metropolitan Complex, Aldridge Gardens and non-emergency portions of the Hoover Public Safety Center. Read more

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Ivey's body was laid to rest at Southern Heritage Cemetery in Pelham. Read more

People/Places

Melanie Posey Scott West

Posey photo by Jon Anderson; West photo courtesy of Hoover Fire Department

Melanie Posey comes to the city of Hoover from the WBRC Fox 6 TV station, while Scott West has been with the Hoover Fire Department since 2003. Read more

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Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 1

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About 250 people attended a celebration at the Hoover Public Library Sunday afternoon. Read more

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Hoover strategic development 10-4-18

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The proposed comprehensive plan now will be presented on Oct. 30 and Nov. 7, with a public hearing on Dec. 6. Read more

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Meadowbrook Tech Village 10-4-18

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Two more public presentations are scheduled for Oct. 30 and Nov. 7, and a public hearing is set for Dec. 6. Read more

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 53

    The Alabama Youth Symphony plays prelude music at the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 26

    Retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Paul Pocopanni, chairman of the Hoover Veterans Committee, welcomes people to the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 50

    The Alabama Youth Symphony plays prelude music at the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

  • Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 52

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 52

    The Alabama Youth Symphony plays prelude music at the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

  • Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 24

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 24

    Retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Paul Pocopanni talks with Hoover Public Library employee and Hoover Veterans Committee member Kelsi Walters at the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 28

    Leslie Fillmer, director of the Alabama Youth Symphony, listens during the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

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