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Photo courtesy of David Bobo.

Jefferson State held a Pinning Ceremony for the first graduates of the Respiratory Therapy Program on Dec. 13 at the Shelby-Hoover Campus in the Health Sciences Building. Read more

People/Places

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Photo by Leah Ingram Eagle.

As a member of the 2020 Leadership Shelby County class, I spent my second class day gaining a perspective of education in Shelby County and heard from students, teachers and visited two local colleges. Read more

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More than 150 students from Hoover, Spain Park and Homewood high schools have registered for the Culinary and Hospitality Academy in its first year, Chris Villa said. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

More than 300 students from Hoover and Spain Park high schools are signed up for the Health Science Academy at the Riverchase Career Connection Center, which opens for the first time with the start of school on Aug. 8. Read more

Schools

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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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Photo courtesy of Colin Peterson.

The program will spend time helping employees improve, both one-on-one and in groups. Research shows improving literacy can have a huge impact on productivity in the workplace. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Lance Shores/Hoover Public Library

Attendees will be able to sample cakes, pies, cookies and other desserts created by Alabama chefs, home cooks and restaurant professionals, as well as Bo Jackson's signature hamburgers. Read more

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Vestavia Hills Sunrise Rotary Club will host its 10th annual Iron City Chef fundraiser at the Jefferson State Community College Culinary & Hospitality Institute in Hoover on Saturday, July 14. Read more

People/Places

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

For those who haven’t applied for a new job in decades, re-entering the hiring market can be a daunting experience. Read more

People/Places

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Jon Anderson

The campus started with about 1,000 students the first year in 1993 and now serves nearly 5,000 students, Jeff State Interim President Keith Brown said. Read more

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Erica Techo

David Bobo, director of media relations at Jefferson State Community College, spoke at the Aug. 3 South Shelby Chamber of Commerce luncheon. Read more

Businesses

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Photo courtesy of Kent Howard.

Four Birmingham chefs will participate in the 2017 Iron City Chef competition Saturday, July 22. The Vestavia Hills Rotary Foundation hosts the event, which takes place at Jefferson State Community College. Read more

People/Places

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Map provided by city of Hoover

The plan is to put a convenience store and small strip shopping center on the property, which is next to the Jefferson State Community College Shelby-Hoover campus. Read more

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Jefferson State Community College will add a men and women’s golf program, as well as a sports marketing academic program, for the 2016-17 academic year. Read more

People/Places

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As high school seniors prepare for their diplomas, so do the members of the Leadership Shelby County Class of 2016. Read more

People/Places

A new sports marketing program will be offered at Jefferson State's Shelby-Hoover campus starting in February. Read more

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Iron City Chef 2015

Jordan Hays

Despite being the last one to leave the kitchen, Edward Pegues would walk away in first place as 2015’s Iron City Chef. Read more

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The four competitors entering the kitchen for the 2015 Iron City Chef won’t be professional Birmingham chefs – they’ll be local first responders who can whip up a mean firehouse meal. Read more

People/Places

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Photo by Roy Williams.

Leadership Shelby County celebrated its Graduation Luncheon for the Class of 2015 Wednesday, May 13, at Jefferson State Community College' s Valleydale Road campus. Read more

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On May 7, Jefferson State Community College will celebrate its 50th anniversary of educating students with a special reception and dinner at its Shelby campus, 4600 Valleydale Road. Read more

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    Madison Harvel, a student in the Jefferson State Community College Culinary and Hospitality Institute, stirs a Mediterranean-style stew containing mussels, shrimp and cod at the 2019 Taste of Hoover fundraiser at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

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    Madison Harvel, a student in the Jefferson State Community College Culinary and Hospitality Institute, stirs a Mediterranean-style stew containing mussels, shrimp and cod at the 2019 Taste of Hoover fundraiser at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

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    Jon Anderson

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    Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato speaks at the 25th anniversary celebration of the Jefferson State Community College Shelby-Hoover campus in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018.

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    Jon Anderson

    Jeff State Shelby-Hoover campus (3)

    Officials at Jefferson State Community's College's Shelby-Hoover campus celebrated the 25th anniversary of the campus in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018.

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    Jon Anderson

    Jeff State Shelby-Hoover campus (4)

    Officials at Jefferson State Community's College's Shelby-Hoover campus celebrated the 25th anniversary of the campus in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018.

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    Jon Anderson

    Jeff State Shelby-Hoover campus (2)

    The Judy M. Merritt Health Science Building is one of three primary buildings at Jefferson State Community College's Shelby-Hoover campus in Hoover, Alabama.

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