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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Hoover, Tuscaloosa vets form nonprofit to honor those killed in war on terror. more

Oct 27, 2017 9:35 PM People 1 Comments

Ron Bradstreet 7-20-17 (2)

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The award is given annually to a role model who promotes the ideals of freedom and supports the government and U.S. military. more

Jul 20, 2017 4:31 PM News


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Center: Relocation means reaching more in need. more

Feb 27, 2017 4:07 PM People

Military collectibles at Simmons 1-17-17 (8)

Photo by Jon Anderson

Two Marines from Georgia and a retired Air Force major from Eclectic have thousands of military items, dating from the Spanish-American War in 1898 to the Vietnam War in the 1950s and 1970s. more

Jan 17, 2017 4:33 PM News

High schoolers around the Birmingham area are encouraged to attend to learn about the nomination process from U.S. service academy representatives. more

Sep 15, 2016 11:19 PM People

Soldier surprise 9-7-16

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Teachers and staff at South Shades Crest Elementary School helped arrange the surprise reunion. more

Sep 7, 2016 7:08 PM People

1113 Veterans story

Photos courtesy of Dan Mikos.

From top-secret programs in Germany to the local Civic Air Patrol, Hoover resident and USAF veteran Dan Mikos has given much of his life to the skies. more

Oct 29, 2013 10:10 PM People


Photos courtesy of U.S. Navy.

The Coral Sea, just off the coast of Australia, is a long way from the familiarity of Bluff Park. But for Airman Evan Harden, currently stationed there aboard the USS George Washington, it couldn’t feel any more like home. more

Sep 4, 2013 3:26 PM People

Lt. Col. Dan Mikos, U.S. Air Force, was recognized at the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce July luncheon as the 2013 Freedom Award winner. more

Sep 4, 2013 3:15 PM People

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