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SAM CHANDLER

Starnes Publishing assistant sports editor and community reporter Sam Chandler completed a fellowship at The Washington Post after his graduation from Samford. Read more

People/Places

Sam Chandler, a sports writer for Starnes Publishing since October 2015, won first place in the Best Sportswriter competition and the current events on-site competition for the 2017 Southeast Journalism Conference. Read more

News

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Photo courtesy of Todd Kwarcinski

The local high school sports teams were in action this week. Read more

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Chelsea Girls Soccer

Sam Chandler

The local high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

, Sports

Spain Park vs. Oak Mountain Softball

Kyle Parmley

The local high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

, Sports

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Sarah Finnegan

The local high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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The Oak Mountain Color Run returns to Oak Mountain State Park on March 16. Read more

People/Places

Jerry Nixon taught tennis to generations in his 40 years at Inverness Country Club. Read more

People/Places

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Photo by Todd Lester.

On the first day of preseason soccer practice, Jeffrey Martin and Logan Frost passed a soccer ball back and forth on the Briarwood Christian School practice field. Read more

Briarwood

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Kamp Fender

The local sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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Oak Mountain Girls Soccer

Staff Photo.

The Briarwood, Chelsea and Oak Mountain girls and boys varsity soccer teams begin their 2019 seasons this week. Read more

Sports

Oak Mountain Track and Field

Photo by Sam Chandler

Oak Mountain High School senior Trey Allen is going to the University of Louisville on a full scholarship for track and field. Read more

Sports

Oak Mountain Track and Field

Photo by Sam Chandler

The local high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

, Sports

Jacob Warner finished 11th at the 2017 Class 7A state cross-country meet and broke 16 minutes for the 5K distance this past fall. Read more

Spain Park

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

The new store will help anchor the Tattersall Park development at the corner of U.S. 280 and Alabama 119. Read more

Businesses

Briarwood Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Area high school sports teams were in action over the holiday break. Read more

, Sports

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Photo courtesy of Kim Estill

Sara Grace Estill has stayed busy since becoming this year’s Distinguished Young Woman of Shelby County. Read more

People/Places

Chelsea Christmas Parade

Sam Chandler

The event featured more than 80 floats representing local business, churches, schools and civic groups. Read more

People/Places

Oak Mountain vs. Homewood Girls Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Local high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

, Sports

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Photo by Jimmy Mitchell.

Westminster-Oak Mountain track and field establishes itself as a state power. Read more

Sports

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Photo by Barry Stephenson.

Bobo exemplifies student-athlete role. Read more

Oak Mountain

Briarwood Football

Photo by Todd Lester

Briarwood Christian School senior wide receiver Hudson Hartsfield came down with both touchdown receptions in the Lions’ 17-14 loss to St. Paul’s in the Class 5A state final. Read more

Briarwood

  • NF Walk

    Sam Chandler

    NF Walk

    The Children's Tumor Foundation held its fourth annual NF Walk on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2017, at Veterans Park in Hoover, Alabama.

  • NF Walk

    Sam Chandler

    NF Walk

    The Children's Tumor Foundation held its fourth annual NF Walk on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2017, at Veterans Park in Hoover, Alabama.

  • NF Walk

    Sam Chandler

    NF Walk

    The Children's Tumor Foundation held its fourth annual NF Walk on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2017, at Veterans Park in Hoover, Alabama.

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