HCS approves fee-based bus system

The system would alter rates depending on families’ economic situation and number of students needing transportation. more »

Apr 18, 2014 by in News

Chelsea's Napp family was presented with the keys to a $58,000 van and a check for $2,300 from an anonymous donor, who sought to help them in caring for their son, Bryce, who will be wheelchair-bound his entire life.

Photo by Jeff Thompson

Anonymous Hoover donor gives family wheelchair-accessible van

Hoover Police Chief Nick Derzis credited an article in the April issue of 280 Living with bringing the Napp’s situation to the donor’s attention. more »

Apr 17, 2014 by | in News

Sporting Clay Shoot to benefit City Schools Foundation

On Tuesday, April 22 the Hoover City Schools Foundation will host a Sporting Clay Shoot at 9 a.m. at Selwood Farms. more »

Mar 26, 2014 in News

Josh Niblett on the 2013 team

How does Coach Josh Niblett feel about his team's performance in the 2013 season? more »

Apr 11, 2014 in News

Two Hoover teachers named 'Sweet 16' Teacher of Year finalists

Hoover City Schools’ Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year have both been named among the “Sweet 16” Finalists for Alabama Teacher of the Year. more »

Apr 8, 2014 by in News

Kelley appointed to Board of Education

The Council desired for its appointment to make an impact immediately — especially regarding the Board’s financial decisions. more »

Apr 8, 2014 by in News

Members of the 2013-2014 Varsity Football Team accept the state championship trophy from the AHSAA on April 3.

Photos by Jeff Thompson

Hoover High celebrates 2013-2014 state titles

During a program held in the gymnasium, Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) Executive Director Steve Savarese presented five State Championship awards. more »

Apr 3, 2014 by in Sports

Best of Hoover 2014 - Best Health and Wellness

Hoover residents vote on their favorites of 2014. more »

Mar 26, 2014 in News

Best of Hoover 2014 - Best Community

Hoover residents vote for their favorites of 2014 more »

Mar 26, 2014 in News

Best of Hoover 2014 - Best Food and Drink

Hoover residents vote on their favorites of 2014. more »

Mar 26, 2014 in News

Best of Hoover 2014 - Best Businesses and Services

Hoover residents vote for their favorites of 2014. more »

Mar 26, 2014 in News

Hoover Arts Alliance: Connecting community with art

The Hoover Arts Alliance, teams up with artists to provide financial assistance and opportunities to display and promote their work. more »

Mar 26, 2014 by in People/Places

The Z-Man, a sandwich served with the choice of chicken or brisket, is one of Southern Legacy’s most popular dishes.

Photo by Rachael Headley.

Serious food at Southern Legacy BBQ & Brew

Southern Legacy BBQ opened in August of 2011, bringing a new type of barbecue to Hoover and the Birmingham area. more »

Mar 26, 2014 in Restaurants

In the next phase of construction on Patton Chapel Road, it will be connected as a thoroughfare with Preserve Parkway. Chapel Road and Chapel Lane would also be connected during the project to produce a four-way intersection.

Map courtesy of City of Hoover / image by Jeff Thompson.

Patton Chapel Road, Preserve Parkway to line up as thoroughfare

Upcoming construction will redirect Patton Chapel Road, Chapel Road by Simmons Middle School, Chapel Lane and Preserve Parkway into a four-way intersection. more »

Mar 18, 2014 by in News

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