American Legion Post 911

Photo courtesy of Ron Bradstreet.

American Legion Post 911, “Ryan Winslow” recently formed and began its sponsorships to Boys and Girls State, a program that teaches high school juniors about government from the township to the state level. more

Aug 27, 2015 9:08 PM People

Living for a century or more is quite a feat. Two Hoover residents recently celebrated milestone birthdays – 100 and 103 years old, to be exact. Learn more about their lives and what they credit for their longevity. more

Aug 27, 2015 9:07 PM , People

Cam Ward

Photo by Madison Miller.

The Business Council of Alabama (BCA) presented Sen. Cam Ward, R-Alabaster, with the Business Champion Award at the Greater Shelby County Chamber of Commerce’s Community Luncheon on Wednesday, June 24. more

Jun 24, 2015 7:44 PM News

​Hoover resident Madison Guthrie is currently preparing to compete at the Miss USA pageant in Baton Rouge, La. on July 12. more

Jun 18, 2015 5:05 PM People


Photo by Madison Miller.

Lifelong learners will soon have an opportunity to take classes on a variety of subjects at the Homewood Public Library and the Hoover Senior Center. more

May 15, 2015 5:21 PM , People

When Alex Stern arrived in Arusha, Tanzania, in southeast Africa last year, he came prepared to give. more

May 8, 2015 7:42 PM People

Plato's Closet

Photo by Jessa Pease.

Keep up with the latest styles from local boutiques this season. more

Apr 27, 2015 8:21 PM , People


Photo by Madison Miller

On Saturday, April 18, PurpleStride Birmingham at Veterans Park raised awareness and support for the fight against pancreatic cancer. more

Apr 20, 2015 10:51 PM People

Meet the 15 applicants for the Hoover School Board vacancy. The City Council will interview candidates on April 6 and vote April 20. more

Mar 26, 2015 8:12 PM , , News

Behind several Trace Crossings neighborhoods sits land owned by USS Real Estate. Part of the land will eventually be developed, but while it sits vacant, it has caused problems for residents. more

Mar 2, 2015 8:16 PM People

The Preserve will host the first annual Leprechaun Leap benefitting Easter Seals of Birmingham this Saturday. more

Feb 12, 2015 8:06 PM People


Photos by Madison Miller

Hoover students celebrated city police officers and firefighters at the annual City Leaders Breakfast at Discovery United Methodist Church on Jan. 29. more

Jan 29, 2015 5:48 PM News

After a decade of creating their own music, Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors have something that most aspiring musicians crave from the beginning of their careers: confidence in their work. more

Jan 26, 2015 10:27 PM People

Jesse Evans

Photo by Madison Miller

Mayor Gary Ivey announced that council member Trey Lott will vacate his seat on the council at its meeting on Jan. 20. more

Jan 21, 2015 2:50 AM News

Hoover City Council

Photo by Madison Miller.

New homes will be built on Kirkman Drive following the Hoover City Council's approval of rezoning 17 acres of land adjacent to Kirkman Preserve at its meeting Monday night. more

Jan 6, 2015 1:27 AM News

Robert and Julia Loerke made their dream of opening a pizza restaurant a reality when they opened their franchises of Johnny Brusco's New York Style Pizza. more

Dec 29, 2014 5:47 PM Restaurants 1 Comments

Chef Ron Cook of Morningside of Riverchase shares his taste of Thanksgiving more

Oct 27, 2014 8:44 PM People

Bluff Park Hardware

Photo by Madison Miller.

Since its beginning, Bluff Park Hardware’s focus has been on helping the customer and valuing honesty. Walking through the doors gives customers an old-fashioned feel, as though time has stopped right where it needs to and has no plans to move. more

Oct 27, 2014 8:27 PM Businesses

bus service

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools

Alabama’s Back-to-School tax-free weekend will be held this weekend at retail stores throughout the state. It will begin at 12:01 a.m. on Aug. 1 and end on Aug. 3 at midnight. more

Jun 26, 2014 8:58 PM News

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