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Photos by Bobby Mathews.

The rise of women’s whiffle ball leagues in suburban Birmingham might seem a little unusual to outsiders. But at its heart, leagues like this one are about finding community. Read more

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Auchmuty has previously written two other books and a pamphlet. His latest work details stories — some of them funny, some of them heartbreaking — about his time leading funeral services. Read more

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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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Bluff Park UMC

Erica Techo

The joint service for four churches and the public will be at Bluff Park United Methodist Church. Read more

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The event is a joint Thanksgiving service for six Bluff Park churches. 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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Erica Techo

Tinamarie Smith said cutting her son off was one of the hardest and best decisions she made. Read more

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Erica Techo

Parents need to intervene, even if it's uncomfortable, attendees said. Read more

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Whatever it Takes

Erica Techo

The forum took place at Shades Crest Baptist Church on Monday, Sept. 28 as a way to work toward a plan against drug addiction. Read more

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As crisp, fall weather comes in, make sure to check out these community events for family fun, good food and festive treats. Read more

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Erica Techo

Shades Crest Baptist Church hosted a "Whatever It Takes" breakfast Tuesday morning to facilitate conversations about substance abuse in the Hoover community. Read more

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  • High Country 5K 2019 (5)

    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.

  • High Country 5K 2019 (6)

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    High Country 5K 2019 (6)

    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.

  • High Country 5K 2019 (7)

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    High Country 5K 2019 (7)

    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.

  • High Country 5K 2019 (8)

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    High Country 5K 2019 (8)

    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.

  • High Country 5K 2019 (2)

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    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.

  • High Country 5K 2019 (3)

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    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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