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Bluff Park Elementary School won the elementary school challenge this year after three years of wins by Shades Mountain Elementary School. Read more

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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

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Photo courtesy of Becky Wynne.

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Photo courtesy of Southeastern Diabetes Education Services.

As the days get warmer with the arrival of spring, more organizations are inviting people to get out and run or walk. Read more

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Shades Crest Baptist Church held its 16th annual High Country 5K race on April 9. Read more

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    High Country 5K 2019 (5)

    Kamal Kishore pins a race number onto Nipun Mittal just prior to the 2019 High Country 5K at Shades Crest Baptist Church in Hoover, Alabama, on Saturday, April 6, 2019.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

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    Olivia Reynolds and Harris Reynolds pick up their race T-shirts just prior to the start of the 2019 High Country 5K at Shades Crest Baptist Church in Hoover, Alabama, on Saturday, April 6, 2019.

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    Lydia Specht grabs an orange slice just prior to the start of the 2019 High Country 5K at Shades Crest Baptist Church in Hoover, Alabama, on Saturday, April 6, 2019.

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    Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato poses for a photo with his dog just before the start of the 2019 High Country 5K at Shades Crest Baptist Church in Hoover, Alabama, on Saturday, April 6, 2019.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    High Country 5K 2019 (2)

    About 250 people participated in the 2019 High Country 5K at Shades Crest Baptist Church in Hoover, Alabama, on Saturday, April 6, 2019.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    High Country 5K 2019 (3)

    Runners take off at the start of the 2019 High Country 5K at Shades Crest Baptist Church in Hoover, Alabama, on Saturday, April 6, 2019.

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