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Kinsey now will compete in the 2018 Miss America Competition in Atlantic City in September of this year. more

Jun 24, 2017 8:00 AM People

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The Finley Center's grand opening was held on Friday, June 16, and a family fun fest on June 17 helped round out the weekend. more

Jun 18, 2017 8:11 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Scott Dawson

Dawson and his wife, Tarra, have lived in Hoover for 20 years. more

Jun 6, 2017 7:45 PM People

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

Jun 2, 2017 7:26 PM People

The deadline to submit is Aug. 4. more

Jun 1, 2017 7:59 PM People

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Photo courtesy of Nick Richardson.

Nick Richardson first heard about the World Race while on a mission trip in the Philippines in 2015. After hearing stories from “race” participants, Richardson thought, “That fits my personality so well.” more

May 23, 2017 9:08 PM People


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After watching 100 years come and go, Florine Harper said her memory isn’t what it used to be. Colors have started to fade, and things that were once easy, like going for a walk or brushing her hair, are now difficult. more

May 23, 2017 8:50 PM People

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Photo courtesy of David and Arianna Shirk.

Doctor’s mission to serve takes family to Africa. more

May 23, 2017 8:42 PM People


Photos courtesy of Elizabeth Kuhn.

Three days a week, Ali Kuhn is doing her homework in the car during a 1½ hour journey to the Albertville stable where her pony, Pascal, is boarded. more

May 23, 2017 8:31 PM People


Photo by Ron Burkett.

The 2017 Free Friday Flicks summer outdoor movie series at Veterans Park off Valleydale Road begins June 2 with “Sing,” the animated story of a koala bear that tries to save his struggling movie theater with a singing competition. more

May 23, 2017 8:08 PM People


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The program, “Re-Entry,” will be presented by Extended Family from 3 to 5 p.m. and is designed to help people know how to respond to those leaving the prison environment, said Ben Padgett, event organizer. more

May 23, 2017 7:55 PM People


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If you’re a lover of all things Southern and looking for a weekend of the region’s best artisan goods, food, drink, music and art, Made South said it’s got the party for you. more

May 23, 2017 7:45 PM People


Photo courtesy of Diana Knight.

The 15th annual Hydrangeas Under the Stars fundraiser at Aldridge Gardens is just around the corner, but tickets already have sold out. more

May 23, 2017 5:43 PM People


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The Hoover City Dad Brigade is looking for at least 600 volunteers for this summer’s volunteer day at the schools. For the first time, the event will include projects at the high school alongside elementary and middle schools. more

May 23, 2017 5:40 PM People


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Sarah Lynn Sharpton, daughter of Scott and Judy Sharpton of Birmingham, was selected finalist for Alabama’s 37th Annual Homecoming Queen Selection, which was held April 30 at the Hotel Capstone in Tuscaloosa. more

May 23, 2017 5:39 PM People


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The Magic City Con, heading into its third year, will be much bigger than last year’s convention. Rather than taking up one level of the Hyatt Regency – The Wynfrey Hotel, this year the speakers, games, booths and cosplay will fill two levels. more

May 23, 2017 5:37 PM People


Photo courtesy of Jo Ellen James.

The congregation of Green Valley Baptist Church has a new worship area to enjoy as part of the recently completed “The Best is Yet to Come” renovation project. more

May 23, 2017 5:36 PM People 1 Comments


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Brittany Schultz, 23, finds her place in auto garages. more

May 23, 2017 5:00 PM People 3 Comments


Photo by Jon Anderson.

As volatile retail market reshapes malls across US, Riverchase Galleria adapts to remain viable. more

May 23, 2017 4:57 PM People

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

The Book It! 5k, Story Book Walk and summer reading kickoff party welcomed the start of the Hoover Public Library's summer reading program on May 20. more

May 21, 2017 10:21 PM People

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