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The club today also honored two students from each Hoover middle school for outstanding academic performance and citizenship. Read more

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Finley Awards 2018

Sarah Finnegan

The award is given annually to a senior at Hoover High, a senior at Spain Park High and a Hoover City Schools employee who exemplify the strong character traits shown by the late Berry High School Coach Bob Finley. Read more

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Erica Techo

The 54th Annual Bluff Park Art Show was held on Saturday, Oct. 7. Read more


Sam Chandler, a sports writer for Starnes Publishing since October 2015, won first place in the Best Sportswriter competition and the current events on-site competition for the 2017 Southeast Journalism Conference. Read more

APA Award

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The Hoover Sun snagged more than a few awards last weekend at the annual Alabama Press Association Better Newspaper Contest. Read more

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General Manager Rick Smith won Hotelier of the Year at the Sept. 28 ceremony. He has been with Renaissance since July 2013. Read more


Spain Park High School senior Preston Levert Mitchell (second from left) was recently named 2014 Mr. Genteel Beaux: Young Man of Distinction by the Alpha Pi Chi National Sorority. Read more

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Commercial Beautification Awards 2014

Photo by Lance Shores.

The Hoover Beautification Board honored the winners of the 2014 Commercial Beautification Awards at an August luncheon at Riverchase Country Club. Read more


The Girl Scouts of North-Central Alabama (GSNCA) recognized several volunteers from the Birmingham area at an awards brunch before its Annual Meeting on Saturday, April 26. Read more


Hoover service club high school awards

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During recent ceremonies at Hoover Country Club, the Hoover Service Club honored an outstanding civic volunteer and Hoover students who have excelled. Read more


Bella Doll won first place in The Good Deeds Project held by Dr. Dominique Backus. Bella is a fifth-grade student at Prince of Peace Catholic School. Read more


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. Read more


Three Hoover residents received Living Legacy awards from Samford University’s Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing during its 90th anniversary gala on Oct. 13. Read more


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