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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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The public event is being organized by the Greater Birmingham Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Read more

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Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (1)

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The guest speaker was Medal of Honor recipient and retired Army Command Sgt. Major Bennie Adkins of Opelika. Read more

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Hoover climbing center 10-31-18 (1)

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The indoor climbing center features 15 colorful climbing stations with 19 auto belays and most of the climbing stations stretching 26 feet tall. Read more

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Finley Center external

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The complex is seeking people to help with game day operations, facility operations, parking, security, guest services, ticketing, concessions and the new climbing wall at the Finley Center. Read more

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Explore groundbreaking 1

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The 15,000-square-foot playground and 7,000-square-foot splash pad will have a universal design, meaning they will be designed to meet the needs of all people, including those with disabilities and mobility issues. Read more

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Met baseball opening 8-11-18

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Hundreds of people showed up to check out the five new fields at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex. Read more

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Hoover sports complex baseball fields July 2018

Photo courtesy of Robin Schultz/Bluff Park Drone

There will be a ribbon cutting and family fun night with inflatables, face painting, balloon twisters, music, sports clinics and a Birmingham area celebrity softball game. Read more

Sports

Monte D'Oro flooding 7-26-17

Photo courtesy of Eileen Lewis

Hoover property owners in Shelby County may see the stormwater fee increase as soon as fiscal 2019, but the fee increase won't impact Jefferson County until fiscal 2020. Read more

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hoover waste day 2018-1

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More than 1,450 people brought items to the 2018 Household Hazardous Waste Day at the Hoover Metroplitan Complex. Read more

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Hoover Met Complex South Access Road

Map courtesy of city of Hoover

C.S. Beatty Construction beat out two other bidders for the road project. Read more

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Hoover RV Park May 2017

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People must show proof of residency in Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, South Carolina or Texas. Read more

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Freedom Fest 2017

Sarah Finnegan

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

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Carmike Cinemas Patton Creek

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The proposal has stirred debate in the Hoover community. Read more

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Monty Jones Jr. 12-1-16

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The council went with Monty Jones Jr., who most recently managed the Macon Centreplex in Macon, Georgia. Read more

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  • Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (16)

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    Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (16)

    The Shades of Blue jazz band from Spain Park High School entertains people as they enter the Salute to Veterans Ball at the Finley Center in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.

  • Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (21)

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    Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (21)

    Connie Hartley, at left, talks with Charon Rivers at the Salute to Veterans Ball at the Finley Center in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.

  • Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (15)

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    Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (15)

    Ray Brook of Bessemer, Alabama, welcomes people to the Salute to Veterans Ball at the Finley Center in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.

  • Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (17)

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (17)

    The Shades of Blue jazz band from Spain Park High School entertains people as they enter the Salute to Veterans Ball at the Finley Center in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.

  • Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (18)

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (18)

    The Shades of Blue jazz band from Spain Park High School entertains people as they enter the Salute to Veterans Ball at the Finley Center in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.

  • Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (23)

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Salute to Veterans Ball 2018 (23)

    Guests at the Salute to Veterans Ball at the Finley Center in Hoover, Alabama, check out one of the Corvettes on display at the event on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.

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