RSS

Jon Anderson

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

Schools

City of Hoover logo - council chambers

Photo by Jon Anderson

The board has scheduled a meeting for 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 15. more

Businesses

PetSuites Resort sketch

Image provided by city of Hoover

Planning commissioners want more time to review a noise study. more

Businesses 1 Comments

Met baseball opening 8-11-18 (5)

Photo by Jon Anderson

Hundreds of people showed up to check out the five new fields at the Hoover Metropolitan Complex. more

News

Hoover sports complex baseball fields July 2018

Photo courtesy of Robin Schultz/Bluff Park Drone

There will be a ribbon cutting and family fun night with inflatables, face painting, balloon twisters, music, sports clinics and a Birmingham area celebrity softball game. more

Sports

sweets

Photo courtesy of Lance Shores/Hoover Public Library

Attendees will be able to sample cakes, pies, cookies and other desserts created by Alabama chefs, home cooks and restaurant professionals, as well as Bo Jackson's signature hamburgers. more

News

Jason and Stacy Shafer

Photos courtesy of Hoover Police Department

Birmingham police and the U.S. Marshal's Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested two people in Birmingham Tuesday night. more

News

Pool rescue

Photo by Jon Anderson

Lifeguards April Fitten and Taylor Davis rescued a man and his young son, neither of whom knew how to swim, as they accidentally went from the shallow end of the pool to the deep end. more

People

Hoover Arts Council

Photo courtesy of city of Hoover

Members of the new group say the city needs a space, and eventually a performing arts center, for artists who had to leave the Artists on the Bluff facility. more

News 5 Comments

Hoover back to school 2018 (1)

Photo by Jon Anderson

Superintendent Kathy Murphy encouraged faculty to build on the vision of those who started the system. more

Schools

Pertussis

Photo from U.S. National Library of Medicine

Pertussis, or whooping cough, is a highly contagious respiratory disease that can affect people of all ages but can be deadly for babies less than a year old. more

News

Inverness sewer meeting 7-31-18 (1)

Photo by Jon Anderson

Numerous residents said they see the need for sewer rates to rise, but some want the city to subsidize the sewer system with other city revenues. more

News

Inverness sewer plant McGraw

Photo by Jon Anderson

The City of Hoover tonight is holding a second public meeting to discuss potential rate increases and long-term needs for the city’s sewer system. more

News

Ron Dodson Aug 2017

Photo by Jon Anderson

Dodson will become director of the Riverchase Career Connection Center on Oct. 1. more

Schools 3 Comments

EVENTS---Library-Theater-Lineup_The-Young-Irelanders.jpg

Photo courtesy of tonyswanphotography.com

Here's what's in store for the 2018-19 Hoover Library Theatre season. more

People

Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce

Photos by Jon Anderson

The chamber is leaving The Centre at Riverchase to rent space in the office tower adjoining the Riverchase Galleria. more

Businesses 1 Comments

Hoover chamber 18 Freedom Award 1

Photo by Jon Anderson

Pate, the city's former executive director, was instrumental in the development of the Veterans Memorial Arbor at Aldridge Gardens and Veterans Memorial Plaza at Veterans Park off Valleydale Road. more

News 4 Comments

Staples Medley

Photos courtesy of Jefferson County Jail

Authorities have charged a 33-year-old Fairfield man and 35-year-old Bessemer man with attempted murder, burglary, theft and receiving stolen property. more

News

Ben Bailey

Photo courtesy of Ben Bailey

Bailey, a six-time Emmy winner, is scheduled to perform at the Comedy Club Stardome. more

People

Monte D'Oro flooding 7-26-17

Photo courtesy of Eileen Lewis

Hoover property owners in Shelby County may see the stormwater fee increase as soon as fiscal 2019, but the fee increase won't impact Jefferson County until fiscal 2020. more

News

Three men used a truck and chain to rip an ATM out of the Walgreen's on Ross Bridge Parkway this morning. more

News

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Hoover August 2018