Road paver

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The milling and repaving work should be done this calendar year, Mayor Scott McBrayer said. more »

Jun 27, 2016 8:57 PM News

Saulter Road Sidewalks

Sydney Cromwell

Cobb estimated that putting sidewalks along the entire two-mile length of Saulter would have a minimum cost of $500,000. more »

Jun 27, 2016 12:40 PM News 1 Comments

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Sam Chandler

A chemical spill was found Friday morning that resulted in several of the university's buildings to be evacuated. more »

Jun 24, 2016 3:30 PM News

Bruce Limbaugh Meeting

Photo by Madison Miller.

Official candidate qualifying does not begin until July 5, but Limbaugh will begin campaigning for his second four-year term, according to a press release. more »

Jun 23, 2016 8:29 PM News

Homewood Soccer

Photo courtesy of Michele Cooley

A number of Homewood High School soccer players earned postseason honors for their performances over the 2016 season. more »

Jun 23, 2016 8:33 AM Sports

Mayfair Sidewalks

Sydney Cromwell

Conversations continue over whether sidewalks would be a positive or negative addition for Mayfair Drive. more »

Jun 22, 2016 8:09 PM News

Deborah Fout

Sydney Cromwell

Fout said that Homewood residents are strong supporters of their library, with 16,000 residents holding Homewood Library cards currently. more »

Jun 21, 2016 2:26 PM Businesses

City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The decision came after a brief executive session. more »

Jun 20, 2016 8:48 PM News 9 Comments

APA Awards

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The Homewood Star snagged more than a few awards last weekend at the annual Alabama Press Association Better Newspaper Contest. more »

Jun 20, 2016 6:02 PM News

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Courtesy of Erin Slaughter

Community Grief Support held Memory Lights: A Walk to Remember in Homewood Central Park to raise awareness and honor lost loved ones. more »

Jun 20, 2016 10:15 AM People

Jasmine Griffin

Photo by Sam Chandler

Elysa Griffin, Jasmine Griffin and Aiya Finch will compete at New Balance Nationals Outdoor, held June 17-19 in Greensboro, North Carolina. more »

Jun 15, 2016 2:55 PM Sports

Homewood Baseball

Photo courtesy of Scott Butler

John Marc Mullins earned a spot on the 2016 ASWA All-State Baseball Team. more »

Jun 15, 2016 3:26 PM Sports

Homewood Basketball

Scott Butler

The girls basketball and soccer teams at Homewood High School have new coaches. more »

Jun 15, 2016 2:43 PM Sports

Attendees can expect everything from music to craft beers and food trucks to video games. more »

Jun 14, 2016 7:05 PM People

Public Safety Building

Courtesy of Tim Ross

The council held a pre-meeting work session to discuss funding a new public safety meeting. more »

Jun 13, 2016 8:51 PM News

Homewood Basketball

Frank Couch

Ward led Homewood to its first girls basketball state championship in 2015. more »

Jun 13, 2016 8:15 PM Sports

Washington Post Fellowship

Photo by Emily Featherston.

Emily Featherston, a staff writer for The Homewood Star and a Homewood resident, participated in the Timothy Sumner Robinson fellowship with The Washington Post. more »

Jun 9, 2016 11:35 AM Columns

Mike Higginbotham is the first non-incumbent to announce his run for election. more »

Jun 7, 2016 10:32 PM News

Mayfair sidewalks

Sydney Cromwell

Neighbors filled the council work chambers on June 6 to share their opinions in an hour-long public works committee discussion that ultimately ended in being carried over to seek out more information. more »

Jun 6, 2016 9:32 PM News


Homewood Police Department

Homewood Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a woman for questioning. more »

Jun 1, 2016 4:26 PM News

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