Photo courtesy of Mary Stephens Pugh.

Three student-athletes from John Carroll Catholic High School signed with their future colleges. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:19 AM Private Schools

CollegeCounts, Alabama’s 529 college savings program, recently announced the winners of its SmartArt Contest. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:14 AM Edgewood


Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

What do a doctor, lawyer, lieutenant colonel, judge, attorney and architect have in common? more

Mar 23, 2017 11:12 AM Private Schools


Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

The fifth-graders enjoyed being able to give back to other kids, and they hoped that these bags would help brighten their day. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:09 AM Hall-Kent


Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

Homewood City Schools Superintendent Bill Cleveland read to kindergarten and first-grade students at Hall-Kent Elementary School recently, and the classes talked about the importance of reading. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:07 AM Hall-Kent


Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School.

Every student at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School (OLS), from 4-year-old kindergarten through eighth grade, was recently represented in a special student art show. more

Mar 23, 2017 11:04 AM Private Schools


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Foundation awards enable educators to teach in new ways. more

Mar 23, 2017 10:05 AM Schools


Sarah Finnegan

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

Mar 17, 2017 11:59 AM Schools


Sydney Cromwell

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

Mar 9, 2017 4:29 PM Shades Cahaba

Polls will be open Tuesday, March 7, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. more

Mar 6, 2017 7:52 PM Schools

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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Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

Homewood Middle School sixth-grade student Nathan Jones won this year’s district spelling bee and placed second in the Jefferson County spelling bee. more

Feb 22, 2017 11:54 AM HMS


Photo courtesy of Our Lady of Sorrows.

Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School eighth-grader J.T. Weisberg, right, won the school spelling bee. more

Feb 22, 2017 11:45 AM Private Schools


Photo courtesy of Ginger Rouse.

The fourth-grade Homewood Patriots basketball team won the 2016 Iron City Invitational and the 2016 Jingle Bell Jam. more

Feb 22, 2017 11:42 AM Schools

Jackson White

Photo courtesy of Rep. Gary Palmer and Homewood City Schools.

Homewood High senior Jackson White is one of 27 students nominated by Congressman Gary Palmer to U.S. service academies. more

Feb 22, 2017 11:39 AM HHS


Photos by Emily Featherston.

Parents, teachers, students and friends are encouraged to nominate a teacher that has made a significant impact on a student's life, a classroom or the Homewood City Schools system. more

Feb 8, 2017 11:58 AM Schools

Julia and Margaret Neely

Sydney Cromwell

Voting for Fan Favorite in the Verizon App Challenge lasts until Feb. 12. more

Feb 2, 2017 10:41 AM Schools


Photo courtesy of Merrick Wilson.

At Edgewood Elementary School, students were able to learn about architecture and the process of designing buildings by exploring the process from the beginning and seeing the end result firsthand. more

Jan 26, 2017 10:34 AM Edgewood


Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

At the recent Miss Heritage pageant, Homewood High student Dina Zaher was crowned Miss Heritage 2016. more

Jan 26, 2017 9:10 AM HHS 1 Comments

Towns Carlson

Courtesy of Homewood City Schools

Edgewood Assistant Principal Laura Tate nominated Hanson and Carlson, who have been teaching in Homewood 17 years and three years, respectively. more

Jan 12, 2017 9:07 PM Schools

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