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Bob Finley

Painting by Daniel Moore

The awards are given out each year to one school district employee, one senior from Hoover High School and one senior from Spain Park High School. more

Dec 31, 2015 9:44 AM Schools

Future Hoover 11-14-17 (1)

Photo by Jon Anderson

Residents from across the city are invited to share their vision for the city's future and ideas about issues they want city officials to address. more

Nov 22, 2017 9:55 PM News

Future Hoover 11-21-17 (4)

Photo by Jon Anderson

"Don't kill the downtown arts district" in Birmingham, Altadena Woods resident Jack Goertz said at a meeting to discuss Hoover's future. more

Nov 21, 2017 10:44 PM News

Freshwater Land Trust annexation map

Map courtesy of city of Hoover

The annexation vote is now set for March 5. more

Nov 20, 2017 9:01 PM News

Kathy Murphy Hoover chamber 11-16-17

Photo by Jon Anderson

But Superintendent Kathy Murphy said she is more interested to see students compete with students nationally and internationally. more

Nov 16, 2017 4:23 PM Schools

Vicki Holden 17-18 Employee of Year

Photo by Jon Anderson

Holden oversees the 22 other nurses spread out among Hoover's 16 schools and was recognized for her extreme competence, care and compassion. more

Nov 16, 2017 3:05 PM Schools

Hoover High Marching Band 2017

Photo courtesy of Hoover High School marching band

The 34,000-square-foot facility will include a central band room large enough to seat 600 people. Hoover's current marching band has 352 students in it, including auxiliary groups. more

Nov 15, 2017 7:02 PM Schools 1 Comments

Future Hoover 11-14-17 (3)

Photo by Jon Anderson

About 40 people attended the second of four Future Hoover meetings designed to let residents share their vision for the city. more

Nov 14, 2017 11:10 PM News

Stadium Trace Village village center 11-1-17

Image courtesy of Broad Metro LLC

A traffic consultant for the developer spelled out planned traffic improvements for the 43-acre development off John Hawkins Parkway. more

Nov 13, 2017 8:30 PM News 4 Comments

Ken Howard veterans art

Photo by Jon Anderson

About 15 veterans are participating in an art therapy program offered by the Birmingham Vet Center in Hoover's Trace Crossings community. more

Nov 9, 2017 7:07 PM People 1 Comments

Service Club fashion 2017-48

Photo by Jon Anderson

Black and red outfits dominated the show, put together by personal stylist Darlene Higginbotham of Appearance Matters Inc. more

Nov 9, 2017 6:11 PM People 1 Comments

William Henry Douglas

Photo courtesy of New Haven Police Department in Connecticut

The U.S. Marshal's Service arrested the man in New Haven, Connecticut, on Monday, and he is awaiting extradition to Alabama. more

Nov 8, 2017 4:20 PM News

Hoover legislative education forum 11-7-17

Photo by Jon Anderson

Four state legislators representing parts of Hoover answered questions at a public forum sponsored by the Hoover City Schools Foundation. more

Nov 7, 2017 10:11 PM Schools 2 Comments

IberiaBank Nov 2017

Photo by Jon Anderson

The Louisiana-based bank plans to create a regional headquarters with 450 employees in the International Park office complex off Acton Road. more

Nov 6, 2017 8:26 PM Businesses

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Kendrick has worked for the Burr & Forman law firm for 17 years and lived in Hoover 16 years. more

Nov 6, 2017 7:54 PM Schools 1 Comments

The forum is scheduled for Tuesday night at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham — The Wynfrey Hotel. more

Nov 6, 2017 7:03 PM Schools

Hoover Council Education Committee 11-2-17

Photo by Jon Anderson

Eleven people applied for the vacancy. more

Nov 6, 2017 4:06 PM News

Walking to Remember 2017-1

Photo by Jon Anderson

Organizers were hoping this year's event will net $120,000 for the cause. more

Nov 4, 2017 11:04 AM News

IberiaBank sign

Photo by Jon Anderson

The deal would include an abatement of $495,630 of Hoover taxes, $720,430 of Jefferson County taxes and $463,500 of state taxes. more

Nov 2, 2017 8:36 PM Businesses 1 Comments

Hoover school board applicants Oct 2017

Photos courtesy of the applicants

The applicants are seeking to fill a vacancy left by the resignation of Jill Ganus. more

Nov 1, 2017 8:15 PM Schools

Hoover Library 2016 trick or treat

Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library

Children in costumes will be able to get candy at 22 stations throughout the library. more

Oct 30, 2017 5:04 PM News

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