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SouthWest Water Company in June announced cash scholarships for three graduating high school students in Shelby County who plan to make engineering their main course of study. Read more

People/Places

Three Briarwood Christian School graduates got a little tuition relief for the 2019-20 school year through a $1,000 scholarship awarded by the competitive Alfa Foundation Scholarship Program. Read more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Modern Woodmen Fraternal Financial.

Modern Woodmen Fraternal Financial recently donated over $2,000 to local causes, including the Shelby County Foster Parent association, donations for a recovering Trussville first responder and Oak Mountain Elementary School Read more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of the Symphony Volunteer Council.

Michael and Lynne Meeks hosted the Symphony Volunteer Council summer party for the new incoming board recently. Read more

People/Places

Alli Ayers was crowned as Miss Chelsea High School 2019 this past spring. Read more

Chelsea Schools

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Photo courtesy of General Sumter Chapter DAR.

The General Sumter Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution presented its annual chapter art and essay award winners in May. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Clare Johnson.

Spain Park Mountain Bike Club team is made up of students in grades 6-12 from Berry Middle and Spain Park High School. Read more

Hoover Schools

Kevan McClaflin, a 2019 graduate of the Alabama School of Fine Arts and Shoal Creek resident, recently was chosen as one of just 20 U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts. Read more

People/Places

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Photos courtesy of Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama

Ivey Randle and Taylor Player, both seniors at Oak Mountain High School, have earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest achievement in Girl Scouting. Read more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Carole Lyons

Scout Troop 71 at Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church recently celebrated three of its troop members, who earned their Eagle Scout award. Read more

People/Places

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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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Photo courtesy of Nancy Harper, Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary

Members of the Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary are getting ready for their annual “Purses and Auction” Fundraiser on Wednesday, May 22 at an area country club.  Event chair is Donna Willis. Read more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Ricki Jill Treleaven.

The organizing meeting for Birmingham’s newest DAR chapter, the Oak Mountain Chapter, was held March 5 at Meadow Brook Baptist Church. Read more

People/Places

The school partnered with local charities to bring in donations, make inspirational cards and assemble items in need. Read more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Hance, Office of Congressman Gary Palmer.

Congressman Gary Palmer announced Nylah Bluiett, a student at Oak Mountain High School, as the winner of the Sixth District’s 2019 Congressional Art Competition in April. Read more

People/Places

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The 2019 Birmingham Boys Choir Tour Ensemble recently enjoyed a trip to Ireland during spring break. Read more

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