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Last season was the first since 1999 that Hoover failed to win at least 10 games on the field. But for a program that has made 16 appearances in the state championship game — and won 11 of them — the expectation is to return to that level. Read more

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Photos courtesy of Sara Kidd.

Many people take mission trips to foreign countries, but not a lot of people give up their jobs and the comforts of home for 11 months to travel around the world, ministering to people in need. Read more

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Hoover High School senior Christian Pegouske has always loved being outside in nature. So, he got involved with the BioBucs, HHS’s environment science research competition team. Read more

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Baseball and softball players from Hoover and Spain Park high schools were recognized following strong spring seasons by the Alabama Sports Writers Association, as each program was represented on the all-state teams. Read more

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More than 150 students from Hoover, Spain Park and Homewood high schools have registered for the Culinary and Hospitality Academy in its first year, Chris Villa said. Read more

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More than 300 students from Hoover and Spain Park high schools are signed up for the Health Science Academy at the Riverchase Career Connection Center, which opens for the first time with the start of school on Aug. 8. Read more

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In the 2018-2019 school year, 16 Alabama schools raised $56,862 for wishes in Alabama. Read more

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Toney Vaughn, a resident of Hoover and member of the Hoover High School Marching Band, has performed with Southwind Drum & Bugle Corps this summer as part of the Drum Corps International Open Class circuit. Read more

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Prince of Peace Catholic Church recently presented parishioner and 2019 Hoover High School graduate Callie Ahearn with the 2019 Caitlin Sweeney-McDaniel Award for Faith in Action. Read more

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The 719 members of the graduating class are believed to be the largest high school graduating class in Alabama this year. Read more

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Nateghi, who just completed her 10th grade year at Hoover High, is one of at least 125 students signed up for the Cyber Innovation Academy, which is scheduled to begin when school starts back Aug. 8. Read more

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There were no television cameras, and the college decisions cemented April 17 weren’t going to make waves on national sports shows. Read more

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Scholarship recipients were Taylor Edwards, Maggie Ethridge and Mary White from Hoover High School and Josh Stanton from Spain Park High School. Read more

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

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State Soccer Finals

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The Hoover High School boys soccer team beat Enterprise 3-2 on Saturday in penalty kicks to capture its first state championship since 2003. Read more

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The Hoover High School STEM Team was created last September and began preparing to compete in the International Science Olympiad and TEAMS (Test of Engineering Aptitude for Mathematics and Science) competitions. Read more

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The Cooperative Education Department held Hoover High School's spring job fair on April 23, specifically targeted for local businesses seeking out high schools students as employees. Read more

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

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The Hoover and Spain Park track and field teams competed Thursday to Saturday at the state meet in Gulf Shores. Read more

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

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    Hoover High School faculty march into UAB's Bartow Arena in Birmingham, Alabama, on Thursday, May 23, 2019, for the graduation ceremony for Hoover's Class of 2019.

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    Members of the Hoover High School Class of 2019 march into UAB's Bartow Arena in Birmingham, Alabama, for their graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 23, 2019.

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    Members of the Hoover High School Class of 2019 gaze into the audience during their graduation ceremony at UAB's Bartow Arena in Birmingham, Alabama, on Thursday, May 23, 2019.

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    Members of the Hoover High School Class of 2019, center, march into UAB's Bartow Arena in Birmingham, Alabama, for their graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 23, 2019.

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    Hoover High School Principal John Montgomery chats with Hoover schools Superintendent Kathy Murphy at the Hoover High School Class of 2019 graduation ceremony at UAB's Bartow Arena in Birmingham, Alabama, on Thursday, May 23, 2019.

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    The Grace Notes a cappella group from Hoover High School sings the national anthem at the Hoover High School Class of 2019 graduation ceremony at UAB's Bartow Arena in Birmingham, Alabama, on Thursday, May 23, 2019.

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