Veterans Day

On Nov. 9, Brock's Gap Intermediate School held their annual Veterans Day ceremony. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

The Hoover City Hall Art Gallery will put the artwork of local veterans on display beginning Nov. 6, in conjunction with the City's Veterans Day celebrations. The work will be on display for several months. more



Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library.

Hoover city offices will close for both the Veterans Day and Thanksgiving holidays in 2017, but some public buildings will have different holiday hours. more



Sydney Cromwell

The Clydesdale team have been a Budweiser tradition since the 1930s. more


Veterans Day 2016 artwork

Photo courtesy of Lance Shores/Hoover Public Library

One exception is the Hoover Recreation Center, which will be open normal hours for a Friday. more


Jim Lawrence was designated by former Gov. George Wallace as the "first Alabama veteran of the Vietnam War." more


Green Valley Veterans Day 2015

Photo courtesy of Hoover City Schools

Fourteen Hoover public schools have programs planned to honor veterans in the week or so preceding Veterans Day. more



Photo by Sarah Cook.

The public unveiling of the arbor and busts of two Hoover residents killed in military action is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Monday. more


HSUN-EVENTS Veterans Week 2015 flag.jpg

Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library.

The city of Hoover will hold numerous activities in November to celebrate veterans. more


Hoover Jazz Band.jpg

Courtesy of Anne Bishop

The Alabama Veterans Memorial Foundation is hosting its annual Veterans Day Patriotic Tribute at Alabama Veterans Memorial Park. more


Michael and Victoria Thorin

Photo courtesy of Michael Thorin

A reception to honor veterans was held at 2 p.m., followed by a concert by the Alabama Youth Symphony. more


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Hoover Sun September 2018