Kids & Family


Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library.

The Hoover Public Library is inviting kids to a Spooktacular event Friday, Oct. 25. Read more


Oak Mountain Elementary will host its ninth annual Fall Fun Fest on Saturday, Oct. 19. It began in 2011, which was also Principal Debbie Horton’s first year at OMES. She said this is one of her favorite days of the year. Read more


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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

Jen Brantley, the director of communications for The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar, said involving kids in the process of making sushi and learning about the history of it has made them more willing to eat something new. Read more


Students from Oak Mountain High School were among 20 state championship teams that competed May 10 in a test of essential money and personal finance life skills. Read more

Oak Mountain Schools

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Photos courtesy of Amy Grimes.

Inverness artist/author combines paintings, stories in unique way. Read more


Chelsea National Night Out 2016

Sarah Finnegan

Kids placed themselves behind the wheel of law enforcement and rescue vehicles at Chelsea National Night Out on Oct. 4, 2016. Read more


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Photo by Patty Bradley.

Now that school is back in session, one thing on the mind of many parents is what to pack in their child’s lunch. From buying the food to making a menu to packing it up five days a week, it can be one more thing on the to-do list. Read more


Magic City Con

Sydney Cromwell

The convention was held July 24-26 at the Cahaba Grand Conference Center. Read more


Mt Laurel Elementary recently held its annual graduation day for kindergarteners. Read more


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