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Heather Jones Skaggs

Photo courtesy of Teth Lee Photography

This one will be called the "Hidden History of Hoover" and will focus on personal untold stories from communities along Shades Mountain, from Bluff Park to Brock's Gap and including Ross Bridge and The Preserve. more

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Every chance he gets, Hoover resident Robert Wolff goes “head hunting.” One trip involved four or five hours of work. Sometimes, it means walking three miles to a hunting spot or immersing himself in a hole six or eight feet deep. more

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Whispers From the Past returns to Aldridge Gardens on Oct. 11. more

Heather Skaggs

Photo courtesy of Heather Skaggs.

Bluff Park author Heather Skaggs has begun collecting materials for a new book focused on the Riverchase community of Hoover. It will be her third book about the Hoover area. more

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Vadie Honea

Photo courtesy of Patricia Honea-Fleming.

Vadie Honea's family and friends remember the founder of the Hoover Historical Society. more

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1012 Artists on the Bluff Sign

Photo by Madoline Markham.

An open house will be held this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the public to come by and visit or drop off items to be used for an upcoming historical book on Hoover's history. more

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0614 Folklore center

Photos by Debbie Burtnett.

For nearly 20 years, the Hoover Historical Society’s Folklore Center has helped guests step back in time — way, way back — to the late 1800s, and learn about the sharp contrast between the conveniences of modern day living and the old ways. more

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Spain Park High School teacher Jill Wallace has been selected as one of fourteen educators from across the United States to participate in a unique field study of South Korean geopolitics, culture and history June 24-July 2. more

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Hoover Sun September 2018