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Photo by Jon Anderson

The post office at 1900 Corporate Drive has been designated the Lance Corporal Thomas E. Rivers Post Office Building. more

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Submitted by Prince of Peace Catholic Church

This $1,000 memorial award is based upon scholarship, service and extra-curricular activities, as well as an essay contest. more

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Photo courtesy of Tom and Charon Rivers

The facility next week will be dedicated as the Lance Corporal Thomas E. Rivers Post Office Building. more

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Photo courtesy of Brian Kubas

Hoover Sun would like to thank all of the community members who participated in this year’s contest. more

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About 125 people runners and walkers took part in the 2018 Ross Bridge 8K. more

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Submitted by Troy University

Rushing Hall is to be officially dedicated and the Rushings honored during a ceremony on Sept. 1, at the first home football game of the season against Boise State. more

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Photo courtesy of Lifeline Children’s Services

If you’re looking to get outside and get active this fall, make sure to check out these runs. more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Kelly Rice has been in remission for more than 16 years. But while she has won her personal battle with the disease, she’s not done fighting. more

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Three Hoover students were part of the ‘Theatre on Ice’ national championship team. more

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Photo by Erica Techo

The Sugarbelle Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in Birmingham that works with financially struggling families to afford pet care. more

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Two of the city of Hoover’s public information officers are retiring. more

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Richard Hunter took over the lead pastor job at Riverchase United Methodist Church on July 1. more

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The congregation is selling its building and 7-acre property along Alabama 119 and plans to move back to downtown Birmingham, where the church was founded in 1903. more

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Photo courtesy of Joe TickNow

The story resonates deeply with Aparicio, a Cuban-American whose own parents came to the U.S. later in the 1960s. more

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The team members all had to achieve qualifying times at the District III swim meet in Jasper on July 14 in order to be eligible to swim at the state competition. more

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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

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On April 16, an Eagle Scout Court of Honor was held by Troop 69 to recognize Grady Freeman for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. more

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The Alabama Grocers Education Foundation (AGEF) recently awarded more than $57,000 in scholarships to employees or children of employees from Alabama Grocers Association (AGA) member companies for the 2018-19 academic year. more

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Mayhem on the Mountain, hosted by Vestavia Hills gym Forge Fitness Powered by CrossFit Shades, is set for Aug. 18-19 at Oak Mountain State Park. more

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The Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation will host its 14th iteration of the Save the O’s 5K on Saturday, Aug. 11, at Greystone Golf and Country Club in Hoover. more

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