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Orange Development has plans to build one of the training centers off U.S. 31 near Interstate 65 and Lorna Road and the other off U.S. 280 in the Meadow Brook area. more

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The Hoover High School indoor track and field teams swept the Class 7A titles at the state meet over the weekend. more

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The Hoover High School team advanced to the Class 7A state championship game with its win over Thompson on Friday night. more

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Hoover AT Hewitt Trussville Football Playoffs Round 2

Sarah Finnegan

The Hoover High School football team scored 29 points in the third quarter to key its 56-21 victory over Hewitt-Trussville on Friday night in the Class 7A state quarterfinal. more

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Photo courtesy of Magic City Diving

Three members of the Magic City Diving club, based at the Hoover Recreation Center, stand with their coach, Charlie Dunham, after being named All-Americans and placing as finalists at the Amateur Athletic Union National Championships. more

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Photo by Kyle Parmley.

Jags’ Henze and Bucs’ Abercrombie to team up at Harvard. more

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Hoover resident Walt Barnes inducted into Samford Athletics Hall of Fame this May. more

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Seniors Horton, Susce lead Spain Park girls golf team to state title over crosstown foe. more

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Hoover seniors Baker, O’Berry look ahead to collegiate life after stellar prep careers. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Several state titles find way back to city of Hoover. more

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Photos courtesy of University of Alabama Athletics.

When Connor Short takes the field to play third base for the University of Alabama baseball team, his parents, Ben and Tammy, are there watching from the third-base line. more

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Hoover Football

Photo by Barry Stephenson.

Park Crossing High School came out of the gate with something to prove, and the Thunderbirds went toe-to-toe with defending Class 7A state champion Hoover on May 13 at Jacksonville State University. more

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Spain Park Softball 2017

Sarah Finnegan

A pair of wins on Thursday sent Spain Park's softball team to the semifinals of the Class 7A state tournament. more

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Photo by Barry Stephenson.

Jamari Blackmon led the Hoover High School basketball team to the Class 7A State Semifinals in 2016 as a sophomore. Blackmon finished the season on a tear of big scoring performances in the Bucs’ playoff games. more

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Spain Park Basketball

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Although this season did not produce the same results as the year before, Spain Park High School guard Jamal Johnson was recognized for his efforts, earning a first-team spot on the Alabama Sports Writers Association Class 7A all-state team. more

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Photo courtesy of Ellis Bledsoe.

The second-grade Lakers recently won the Hoover Parks and Recreation basketball championship. more

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Hoover Football State Championship 2016

Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Whether it’s been Berry, Hoover or Spain Park, the high school sports state championships have come in droves to the city of Hoover, Alabama, over the last 50 years. more

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12U Strykers World Series Champs 2016

Photo courtesy of Hoover Softball Association

The association plans to dedicate a field in honor of a man who has served as an umpire at the park for 30 years. more

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Photos courtesy of Danny Joiner.

Hoover rode the dominant performances of four individuals to a second-place finish at the 2017 AHSAA Wrestling Championships at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville on Feb. 18. more

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Photo by Todd Lester.

Roughly 10 years from now, if Hoover High School baseball coach Adam Moseley comes down with a stubborn case of the flu, he expects the doctor that he calls to be one of his former players from the class of 2017. more

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  • SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Annabelle Widra (66) pitches during an AHSAA State Championship game between Spain Park and Fairhope on May 17, 2018 at Lagoon Park in Montgomery, Al. The Spain Park Jaguars fell to Fairhope 8-6 in the second game to finish state champion runner-ups.

  • SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Maddie Majors (1) reaches for a catch during an AHSAA State Championship game between Spain Park and Fairhope on May 17, 2018 at Lagoon Park in Montgomery, Al. The Spain Park Jaguars fell to Fairhope 8-6 in the second game to finish state champion runner-ups.

  • SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Caroline Kendrick (7) leaps into the fence for a catch during an AHSAA State Championship game between Spain Park and Fairhope on May 17, 2018 at Lagoon Park in Montgomery, Al. The Spain Park Jaguars fell to Fairhope 8-6 in the second game to finish state champion runner-ups.

  • SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Taylor Harrington (2) runs the bases during an AHSAA State Championship game between Spain Park and Fairhope on May 17, 2018 at Lagoon Park in Montgomery, Al. The Spain Park Jaguars fell to Fairhope 8-6 in the second game to finish state champion runner-ups.

  • SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Caroline Kendrick (7) throws the ball during an AHSAA State Championship game between Spain Park and Fairhope on May 17, 2018 at Lagoon Park in Montgomery, Al. The Spain Park Jaguars fell to Fairhope 8-6 in the second game to finish state champion runner-ups.

  • SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Sarah Finnegan

    SPHS vs Fairhope Softball State Championships 2018

    Annabella Widra (66) hits the ball during an AHSAA State Championship game between Spain Park and Fairhope on May 17, 2018 at Lagoon Park in Montgomery, Al. The Spain Park Jaguars fell to Fairhope 8-6 in the second game to finish state champion runner-ups.

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July 2018