Kim Hinds

Sydney Cromwell

The presidential inauguration is Friday, Jan. 20. more

Jan 18, 2017 10:15 PM People

Paul Sanford and Ruth Cole

Photos by Jon Anderson

The two appointees have a long history of service to the Hoover community. more

Jan 3, 2017 7:54 PM People

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Sydney Cromwell

The Davises’ Cahaba Lake Drive home is the host of Alabama Parrot Rescue. At any given time, the Davises are taking care of 15 or more macaws, cockatoos, conures and more. more

Dec 27, 2016 10:17 PM People

Jack and Betsy Rollins

Sarah Tuttle

“You couldn’t get into the Miller family, my family, unless you danced,” Betty Rollins said. “We always joked you had to dance if you wanted to be part of my family.” more

Dec 27, 2016 10:09 PM People

Suki Foundation

Erica Techo

Sarah Katherine ”Suki” Bateh was born Sept. 24, 2009, and lived a healthy and typical first six months. But in time, her physical therapist mother, Marie Bateh, said she started seeing “red flags” that caused concern about her daughter’s development. more

Dec 27, 2016 10:06 PM People

Green Valley science team

Courtesy of Gary Murton

A team from Green Valley Elementary recently won first place in the “Longest Ride” competition at the Engaging Elementary Engineers Science Festival at the University of Montevallo. more

Dec 27, 2016 10:02 PM People 1 Comments

Sana Khadir

Courtesy of UAB Lancers

The Lancers include Hoover resident Sana Khadir. more

Dec 27, 2016 9:58 PM People

Make-a-Wish Believe Rally

Courtesy of Make-a-Wish

In the season of giving, Macy’s and Make-A-Wish teamed up for the ninth annual Believe campaign, which included the iconic letter writing program and festivities to spread the spirit of generosity and goodwill. more

Dec 27, 2016 9:54 PM People

Amanda Borden 11-8-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

She hopes to make the library even more of a community hub and wants to consider the idea of library branches again. more

Dec 26, 2016 1:43 PM People

Jessica Meuse

Photo courtesy of Jessica Meuse

Meuse, who plays a mix of Southern rock, alternative music and rock 'n' roll, placed fourth in season 13 of "American Idol." more

Dec 19, 2016 12:12 PM People

Sweeney has practiced education law in Alabama for more than 40 years and is recognized nationally as a public education law expert. more

Dec 8, 2016 2:58 PM People

Andrew Fambrough Lucas Dunigan

Photos by Sarah Finnegan

Two tenacious boys were chosen to light Hoover’s Christmas tree. more

Nov 29, 2016 4:31 PM People

Rebecca Wells

Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library

The 25th anniversary edition of Southern Voices will include more authors than usual. more

Nov 28, 2016 2:52 PM People

Mr. and Mrs. Alfonza Mays of Hoover are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittony Nichelle Mays to Joseph Munyeh Fonbah Junior, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Fonbah Senior of Tuscaloosa. more

Nov 23, 2016 4:22 PM Celebrations


Photo courtesy of Jammie Cowden.

Trustworthy. Friendly. Kind. These adjectives are not only three of the 12 parts of the Scout Law, but are also words that fellow scouters used to describe 17-year-old Hoover resident Matthew Green. more

Nov 23, 2016 4:13 PM People

With the holiday season upon us, Hoover Sun recently took the opportunity to ask area residents to share one of their favorite Christmas memories or traditions. more

Nov 22, 2016 9:34 PM People


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Your guide to holiday happenings scheduled across the city this month. more

Nov 22, 2016 8:54 PM Celebrations


Photo courtesy of Tammy Stallworth-Arnau.

Samuel Porter Stallworth, a member of Troop 93 at Oakmont Presbyterian Church, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout. more

Nov 22, 2016 8:48 PM People


Photo courtesy of Sheila Lackey.

The third annual Beauty is a Beast was held Wednesday, Oct. 19, at Aveda Institute in Hoover. more

Nov 22, 2016 8:45 PM People


Photo courtesy of Valleydale Church.

Churches in the Hoover area have a multitude of events planned to celebrate Christmas this year. more

Nov 22, 2016 8:38 PM People

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