With a father who died of skin cancer and a mother who survived uterine cancer, Ashley Huffstutler thought in she probably would get some of kind of cancer in her old age, but she never imagined it would strike her at age 29 while pregnant. Read more

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Photos courtesy of Albert Schweitzer Fellowship of Alabama.

The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) of Alabama announced the selection of its 2019-20 class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows in June. Fourteen graduate students from Samford University, The University of Alabama, the University of Alabama at Birmingh Read more


While trekking through Europe in June and July, Hoover native Evan Franklin was a true man of the elements: hiking, cooking his food over a fire and sleeping in a tent. Read more


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Images courtesy of Aldi and UAB Medicine

These are the first two announced tenants in the new shopping center under construction along John Hawkins Parkway between Interstate 459 and Stadium Trace Parkway. Read more

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Ingram spoke at the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the Hoover Country Club. Read more

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Photo courtesy of UAB Athletics.

Hoover High alumna Kara Rawls impresses Blazers with will to win. Read more


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The Lancers include Hoover resident Sana Khadir. Read more

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Make-a-Wish Believe Rally

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In the season of giving, Macy’s and Make-A-Wish teamed up for the ninth annual Believe campaign, which included the iconic letter writing program and festivities to spread the spirit of generosity and goodwill. Read more


Uncorked! on the Green

Photos by Lexi Coon.

The 10th anniversary of Uncorked! on the Green at Ross Bridge saw a large crowd come out to sample different types of wine and beer and find art and entertainment. Read more


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Photo courtesy of UAB Athletics.

Former Hoover star Kayla Anderson maintains the drive for victory at UAB. Read more


When UAB student Supraja “Sippy” Sridhar shared her student meal plan with some friends, she was just doing her part to help. She soon realized it was a much bigger issue. Read more


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Photo by Jon Anderson

Bystanders and first responders play a crucial role in saving lives, officials say. Read more

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2015 Signing Day

Photo by Karim Shamsi-Basha.

Fifty-four prep football coaches from Alabama have signed a letter to UAB President Ray Watts asking him to reinstate the school's football program. Read more


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Junior Will Cannon had a record-setting performance at The Goodwin in Stanford, Calif., this past week to earn his first Conference USA Men's Golfer of the Week honor, the league office announced Wednesday. Read more


State Rep. Jack Williams of House District 47, which covers the cities of Hoover and Vestavia, has plans to introduce a bill in Montgomery that would restore UAB football. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Diana Henze.

Spain Park senior Erik Henze has chosen UAB as the next stop in his soccer career. Read more


The freestanding emergency department (FED) is slated to open its doors in May. Read more


The Hoover City Council approved a new transit agreement with the Birmingham Jefferson County Transit Authority at its Monday night meeting. Read more


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Photo by Katie Turpen.

The Hoover Civitan Club meets the second Thursday of each month at the Egg & I in Hoover at 11:30 a.m. Read more


On Sept. 18, Alabama’s Certificate of Need Review Board approved requests to build two free-standing emergency facilities in west Hoover. Read more


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    One of the silent auction offerings at the Denim & Dining fundraiser for the Hoover City Schools Foundation at Noah's Event Venue in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, April 12, 2019, was a UAB football package that included two tickets to see UAB play South Alabama from a stadium suite, and a football and photo print signed by Coach Bill Clark.

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