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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. 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. more

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

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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. more

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

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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. more

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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. 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. more

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

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

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

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

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Jefferson State Community College's Shelby-Hoover campus off Valleydale Road will host Alabama's first state ProStart Invitational Feb. 7. more

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Jeff State nursing students use high-technology manikins to create simulations. more

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Four of Birmingham’s most popular chefs will compete at the fifth annual “Iron Chef-Style” culinary cook-off Saturday, July 13. more

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Busy lives provide many excuses not to begin college, but the real obstacles are anxiety, doubt and fear. To proactively address the need to help these students, Jefferson State began the New Options program in the early 1980s. more

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Photo courtesy of Henry Liu Mitchell.

Provare: to try. It’s what you see advanced culinary students doing as they slide a pizza into a brick oven or top a Napoleon with fresh blackberries in the open bistro kitchen at Jeff State’s Shelby Campus. more

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    Jeff State culinary 2-16-18 (2)

    Joseph Mitchell, director of The Culinary & Hospitality Institute at Jefferson State Community College, at left, oversees work by culinary students Kimberly Valencia of Montevallo, Alabama, and Alex Itzep of Homewood, Alabama, in the kitchen at Jeff State's Shelby-Hoover campus in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018.

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    Jon Anderson

    Jeff State culinary 2-16-18

    Kimberly Valencia of Montevallo, Alabama, at left, and Alex Itzep of Homewood, Alabama, work on their culinary skills in the kitchen at Jefferson State Community College's Shelby-Hoover campus in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018.

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    Jeff State Frank Brocato 2-16-18

    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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    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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    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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