Hoover High quarterback Connor Short has thrown touchdowns during the Bucs' undefeated season.

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools.

Bucs-Jags football game moved for TV

The Hoover vs. Spain Park football game, the first meeting between the two schools since 2011, has been moved to Thursday, Oct. 2, to accommodate television, Hoover City Schools announced Wednesday. more »

Jul 30, 2014 Sports

The Hoover City Schools' Board of Education met in its administrative building to address a budget increase, employee layoffs and Superintendent Andy Craig's evaluation on June 9.

Photo by Jessa Pease.

Hoover City Schools considers potential rezoning

As enrollment in Hoover City Schools continues to grow, the school system is opening up discussion concerning rezoning within the city. more »

Jul 28, 2014 News (1 Comments)

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools

Tax-free weekend to start this Friday

Alabama’s Back-to-School tax-free weekend will be held this weekend at retail stores throughout the state. It will begin at 12:01 a.m. on Aug. 1 and end on Aug. 3 at midnight. more »

Jun 26, 2014 News

The realignment of Highway 150 at Galleria Boulevard was approved by the Hoover City Council.

Photo by Jessa Pease

Road projects move forward at council meeting

Steps for roadwork on the Galleria Boulevard, Hugh Daniel Drive, South Shades Crest Road and Eden Ridge Drive/Shades Run Circle moved forward at the July 21 City Council meeting. more »

Jul 22, 2014 News

Hoover Buccaneers

Need we say it? Coach Josh Niblett’s Hoover Buccaneers will be everyone’s pick to win Class 7A, Region 3 and the favorite to win the first Class 7A crown and perhaps a national championship. more »

Jul 28, 2014 Sports

Hoover resident Jon McClure’s latest best-seller, Alabama’s Best Restaurants Cookbook, was re-released this year with a number of updates. The cookbook features recipes from the state’s best restaurants.

Photo by Jeremy Bronaugh.

Local writer celebrates Alabama’s restaurants

McClure’s latest best-seller, Alabama’s Best Restaurants Cookbook, was re-released this year with a number of delicious updates. The cookbook features the best restaurants from all over the state along with each restaurant’s best recipes. more »

Jul 28, 2014 People

One of On Tap’s signature sandwiches, the White Russian.

Photo by Jessa Pease.

On Tap

Now Craig Beegle and his wife, Elaine, own four locations of On Tap, a local sports pub featuring a lengthy list of American craft beers. more »

Jul 28, 2014 Restaurants

Superintendent Andy Craig at the July 14 Hoover Board of Education meeting.

Photo by Jessa Pease.

Hoover City School rescinds previous personnel decision

A recent employment decision by the Hoover Board of Education concerning the employment of Chase Holden was rescinded at its July 14 meeting, and additional positions were filled. more »

Jul 15, 2014 News

Spain Park Jaguars

Spain Park returns to the dreaded region that includes Hoover, Mountain Brook, Vestavia Hills and Oak Mountain as the Jaguars move into the new Class 7A, Region 3. more »

Jul 28, 2014 Sports

Bucs kick off football season on ESPN

Hoover High will take on a Florida school at Buccaneer Stadium on Aug. 23. more »

Jun 30, 2014 Sports (1 Comments)

Hoover Fire Inspector Ricky Linn has help demonstrating the proper way to use a fire extinguisher.

Photo courtesy of Hoover Police Department.

National Night Out coming in August

National Night Out is a national event hosted annually by the Hoover police and fire department the first Tuesday of August. more »

Jun 26, 2014 Celebrations

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