September 11

Frank Brocato Feb 2016

Photo courtesy of Frank Brocato

Very soon we will see the leaves begin to change as another season rolls in. While these thoughts bring a smile, they are always accompanied by a somber moment as I also reflect on the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001. Read more

Mayor's Minute

Hoover Patriot Day

Layton Dudley

A few dozen Hoover firefighters and community members came out to the 2017 Hoover Patriot Day ceremony. Read more



Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Richard Stamper teaching 9/11 to Spain Park students too young to remember. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Retired U.S. Army Major Ron Bradstreet, the recipient of the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 Freedom Award, is scheduled to be the keynote speaker for the city of Hoover’s 2017 Patriot Day ceremony. Read more


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Erica Techo

The City of Hoover’s Patriot Day Remembrance Ceremony was held at Hoover Fire Station No. 2, drawing a crowd of more than 50 community members. Read more



Jessa Pease

The Hoover Fire Department held its annual 9/11 Patriot Day Remembrance Ceremony Sept. 11. Read more

Sarah Nafziger 2014

Photo by Karim Shamsi-Basha.

Tomorrow marks 13 years since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. Hoover Fire Department Medical Director Dr. Sarah Nafziger assisted with medical services at Ground Zero that day. Read more


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