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Sarah Finnegan

Text alerts, with targeted alerts for your zip code, are also available from ALDOT by texting “5920BRIDGE” to 888777. Read more

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Ivey died Monday, Jan. 21, at his home in Chilton County. Read more

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Gary Ivey June 2016

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Ivey served as Hoover's mayor from September 2011 to November 2016. Read more

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Riverchase Landing fire

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The fire caused heavy damage to five apartment units and smoke damage to several others. Read more

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Melanie Posey Scott West

Posey photo by Jon Anderson; West photo courtesy of Hoover Fire Department

Melanie Posey comes to the city of Hoover from the WBRC Fox 6 TV station, while Scott West has been with the Hoover Fire Department since 2003. Read more

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Kamp Fender

Hoover and Spain Park's high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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The injury was non-life-threatening, Hoover police said. Read more

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2019 Hoover address 1

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"When we listen to each other, our differences will be leveraged to make us stronger," the mayor told the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce. Read more

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Hoover vs. Oak Mountain Football

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The inaugural Starnes Publishing All-South Metro football team includes several Hoover and Spain Park representatives. Read more

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PetSuites Resort revised layout Jan 2019

Map courtesy of city of Hoover

The proposal for the boarding, grooming facility for up to 182 animals now goes back to the Hoover City Council, with no outdoor play area. Read more

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Kamp Fender

The Hoover and Spain Park sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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Hoover comp plan hearing 1-10-19

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Residents said they don't want a new road between Ross Bridge and Bluff Park, nor a road from Hoover High to Cahaba River Estates. Read more

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Berry Middle School addition proposal

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The 18-classroom addition still requires approval from the Hoover school board. Read more

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Hoover strategic development 10-4-18

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The plan was unveiled in October and is nearing time for adoption. Read more

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Hoover council 1-7-19

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Hoover school officials are seeking to raise the city's property taxes by 2.4 mills to benefit the school system. Read more

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Hoover vs. Hewitt-Trussville Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Hoover and Spain Park sports teams were in action over the holiday break. Read more

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The 26-member First Edition jazz band performed with renowned trombonist Wycliffe Gordon and trumpeter Todd Stoll. Read more

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The award is given each year to one Hoover City Schools employee and one senior at each of the two public high schools in Hoover. Read more

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2019 College Football National Championship

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The silent auction started at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, and goes through 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3 (central time). Read more

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Numerous leaders involved in the protests have said their outrage is about much more than a single shooting death at the mall, as tragic as that is by itself. Read more

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Attorney and author Liz Huntley said the love and nurturing she received in preschool turned her life around after starting in a dysfunctional family. Read more

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Birmingham Justice League

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Protesters have asked for clemency for misdemeanor crimes during protests, but City Administrator Allan Rice said no such offer was extended. Read more

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Kamp Fender

The Hoover and Spain Park high school sports teams were in action recently. Read more

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Iva Williams Carlos Chaverst

Photo from video posted by Carlos Chaverst Jr.

A leader in the Birmingham Justice League and a city official said the two sides had a productive meeting Monday and are seeking common ground. Read more

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BioHorizons sign

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BioHorizons Implant Systems plans to invest $2 million in an expansion in 2019. Read more

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Lisa Carey 12-17-18 (1)

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Carey is in her 18th year of teaching and fifth year as an instructional support teacher at Hoover High. Read more

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Kamp Fender

Hoover head coach Chris Camper took home Coach of the Year honors in the inaugural Starnes Publishing All-South Metro Volleyball Team. Read more

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Auburn Basketball

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Former Spain Park High School standout Austin Wiley played his first local game since the 2016 state final four on Saturday in the Mike Slive Invitational at Legacy Arena. Read more

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Steve Marshall

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Attorney General Steve Marshall said Jefferson County District Attorney Danny Carr has acknowledged potential perceived conflicts of interest. Read more

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Darroch serves as the technology coach for Bluff Park, Deer Valley and Greystone elementary schools. Read more

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Albert Ward III

Photo courtesy of Jefferson County Jail

Hoover police say it's the same man charged with robbery and assault at a Pinson convenience store Saturday. Read more

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Hoover Basketball

Kyle Parmley

The Hoover and Spain Park high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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The robbery occurred at the Citgo gas station at 3651 Lorna Road late Friday night, and police chased a suspect into an apartment complex and arrested him after a manhunt in the woods. Read more

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Crump press conference 12-3-18 (5)

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The group wants U.S. Attorney Jay Town to determine whether E.J. Bradford's civil rights were violated. Read more

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These will be the first Alabama locations for both the Wisconsin-based retailer and Missouri-based tavern chain. Read more

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Meanwhile, attorney Ben Crump has continued criticizing authorities for not releasing video footage. Read more

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One of the leaders of the protest said the security guards injured themselves. Read more

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Hoover police say the carjacking is related to a vehicle theft in Birmingham, and the second stolen vehicle was spotted in the Atlanta area. Read more

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Protest meeting 12-5-18

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"It's time to go to jail. We're going to do some arrestable actions," leader Cara McClure said. Read more

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Erron Brown

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The attorney for the Bessemer man accused of shooting an 18-year-old Birmingham man at the mall wants videos from both shootings that took place. Read more

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Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

Photo by Jon Anderson

Police will not allow protests on school property and are monitoring protesters' activities to ensure public safety. Read more

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The public is welcome to attend and pay respects for longtime Hoover resident Eddie Aldridge, who created the city's beloved Aldridge Gardens. Read more

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Hoover annexation value 10-4-18

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The public hearing on the proposed comprehensive plan now is set for 5 p.m. on Jan. 10. Read more

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Hoover council 12-3-18

Photo by Jon Anderson

Other people upset about the shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria by a police officer warned the protester not to put hands on the mayor. Read more

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Crump press conference 12-3-18 (1)

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"E.J. Bradford Jr. was shot three times from behind while he was running away," attorney Ben Crump said forensic evidence shows. Read more

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The secretary of ALEA said it is imperative for information and videos to be kept confidential until the investigation is complete and a report sent to prosecutors. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Spain Park Lady Jags Bowling

Hoover and Spain Park's high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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Kamp Fender

Jackson gave the eulogy Saturday at the funeral of 21-year-old Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr., who was shot and killed by a Hoover police officer Thanksgiving night Read more

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Riverchase Galleria die-in 11-20-18

Photo by Jon Anderson

Protesters marched through the mall again and laid on the floor for 10 minutes near where Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr. was shot and killed by a Hoover police officer on Thanksgiving night. Read more

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