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Homewood Baseball VS Oxford 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Homewood High baseball team beat Oxford in Game 3 on Saturday to advance to the second round of the state playoffs. more

Apr 22, 2017 2:33 PM Sports

Homewood Baseball VS Oxford 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Homewood High baseball team opened playoff action on Friday with a split against Oxford. Game 3 will be played Saturday at 11 a.m. more

Apr 21, 2017 9:27 PM Sports

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Chamber members recognized the Homewood Patriot Band for being selected to march in the 40th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and five students for their achievements in the city's school system. more

Apr 18, 2017 4:02 PM Businesses

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Staff photo.

The training will be taking place on the 1500 block of Melrose Place. more

Apr 18, 2017 10:35 AM News

City traffic study

Sydney Cromwell

The funding was recently approved by the Metropolitan Planning Organization and will be an 80-20 match with ALDOT. more

Apr 17, 2017 8:33 PM News 1 Comments

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Photo courtesy of the Homewood Police Department.

Ayden Horton, 15, was last seen on April 10 and is believed to have run away, according to the Homewood Police Department. more

Apr 12, 2017 10:13 AM News

Demolition on 18th Street

Sarah Finnegan

The development will replace Hatfield Auto and Little Professor bookstore, both of which have relocated and their former buildings demolished. more

Apr 17, 2017 3:51 PM Businesses

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Sarah Finnegan

This will be the ninth year the band has been invited. more

Apr 17, 2017 12:19 PM Schools

Mountain Brook Invitational

Sam Chandler

Local stars shined at the Mountain Brook Invitational track and field meet, which drew more than 75 teams and 2,000 athletes to Mountain Brook High School this past weekend. more

Apr 17, 2017 10:40 AM Sports

Chicago Mike's

Sydney Cromwell

The hot dog restaurant has been in its current location for 21 years. more

Apr 13, 2017 4:53 PM Restaurants

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Sarah Finnegan

Four Homewood High School seniors signed National Letters of Intent to participate in college track and field or cross-country during a ceremony held on Wednesday, April 12. more

Apr 12, 2017 11:29 PM Sports

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Photo courtesy of the Homewood Police Department.

Ayden Horton, 15, was last seen on April 10 and is believed to have run away, according to the Homewood Police Department. more

Apr 12, 2017 10:13 AM News

Council and school board work session

Sydney Cromwell

Dr. Bill Cleveland said the school board plans to send out an request for proposals of its own immediately. more

Apr 10, 2017 8:37 PM News

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and references. more

Apr 5, 2017 8:54 AM Schools

Samford safety drill

Caroline Summers, Samford University

The training will be April 4 from 1:15 to 3 p.m. more

Mar 31, 2017 10:33 AM News

Jazmine Powers

Photo courtesy of Samford Athletics

Jazmine Powers played basketball at Samford University and served four of the past five years as an assistant coach there. more

Mar 29, 2017 2:42 PM Sports

“Wine, Women and Shoes” will take place April 13 starting at 5 p.m. and include a wine tasting, shopping, fashion show, auction items, food and “charming shoe guys,” according to a flyer for the event. more

Mar 23, 2017 4:07 PM People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Tracy Bell, with Iberia Bank, said economic data "turned to the upside" in October of 2016, but spending is not any higher and consumers are remaining financially conservative. more

Mar 21, 2017 4:06 PM Businesses

City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The committee of the whole meeting will be April 3 at 5 p.m., and is open to the public. more

Mar 20, 2017 8:42 PM News

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Emily Featherston

The second annual event took place Sunday afternoon at Red Hills Brewing Company. more

Mar 20, 2017 2:48 PM People

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Photo by Paul Robertson (from Alabama Supreme Court website)

The court said a law allowing Jefferson County to reroute sales tax money for schools to other county projects is not unconstitutional. more

Mar 18, 2017 8:06 AM News

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Sarah Finnegan

The Homewood City Schools Foundation awards grants to educators twice a year. more

Mar 17, 2017 11:59 AM Schools

City Council

Sydney Cromwell

If the bill is approved, pharmacies would no longer factor prescription medications into their gross sales receipts, impacting how much they pay in business license taxes. more

Mar 13, 2017 8:49 PM News

Task force meeting

Sydney Cromwell

The task force interviewed three candidate companies on March 2. more

Mar 13, 2017 4:03 PM News

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Sydney Cromwell

The event included around 25 local food and drink vendors. more

Mar 9, 2017 8:02 PM Restaurants

Homewood Track and Field

Sam Chandler

Caroline Lawrence, Ann Mosely Whitsett, Jasmine Griffin and Lainey Phelps will compete this weekend in New York City at the New Balance Nationals Indoor meet. Their trip was made possible by contributions from members of the Homewood community. more

Mar 9, 2017 5:11 PM Sports 1 Comments

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Sydney Cromwell

About 200 students participated in the expo to demonstrate experiments they had performed. more

Mar 9, 2017 4:29 PM Shades Cahaba

Homewood Girls Basketball State Championships 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Kevin Tubbs led Homewood High School to 17 state championships in six seasons, including this season as the girls basketball coach. more

Mar 8, 2017 8:18 AM Sports

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Even though voter turnout was only 5.87 percent of the registered voters, the results as of 9 p.m. showed that 92.8 percent of total voters in Jefferson County supported the proposed renewal and continuation of the tax. more

Mar 7, 2017 10:06 PM News

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Sydney Cromwell

This year's cookoff included 119 teams. more

Mar 6, 2017 10:10 AM People

Homewood Girls Basketball State Championships 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Homewood High's girls basketball team defeated Hazel Green on Saturday in the Class 6A State Finals. more

Mar 4, 2017 3:40 PM Sports

World War II Veterans Visit

Jesse Chambers

Inverness residents Jim Fullerton, 94, and Don Young, 92, shared their wartime experiences with nearly 100 inquisitive students more

Mar 3, 2017 3:25 PM People

Project manager presentations

Sydney Cromwell

The selected firm will be responsible for demographics analysis and oversight of the schools, parks and public safety projects to be funded from the bond. more

Mar 2, 2017 9:04 PM News 1 Comments

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Photo by Phil Free.

Homewood resident Kathleen McCrary will be performing in Birmingham Ballet's Cinderella alongside fellow dancers from Hoover, Mountain Brook and Vestavia this weekend. more

Mar 2, 2017 1:03 PM People

Homewood Girls Basketball Finals 2017

Sarah Finnegan

Homewood defeated Carver-Montgomery on Wednesday to reach its third consecutive Class 6A girls basketball state final. more

Mar 1, 2017 2:33 PM Sports

City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The study will be the first step toward the city's goal of discouraging neighborhood cut-through traffic and rerouting cars to main roads. more

Feb 27, 2017 9:22 PM News

Homewood Grown Table 2014

Photo by Scott Butler.

The annual event supports the Homewood City Schools Foundation and recognizes the grant winners they select from each school. more

Feb 27, 2017 4:47 PM Schools

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