Shades Cahaba Elementary School students in Sonja Truesdell’s third grade class recently raised $179.50 for NeverThirst. more

Feb 1, 2018 4:10 PM Shades Cahaba

Each December, Congressman Gary Palmer partners with his Academy Advisory Board to interview and nominate outstanding students from Alabama’s Sixth Congressional District for an appointment to the U.S. service academies. more

Feb 1, 2018 4:08 PM Schools

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The bill caps the amount of property tax that Homewood can collect. more

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The next board meeting will be Feb. 20 at 1 p.m. at Homewood High School. more

Jan 26, 2018 3:42 PM Schools

This e-school day will make up for the Dec. 8 snow day, when the governor did not declare a state of emergency. more

Jan 26, 2018 3:07 PM Schools


Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

Hall-Kent and Edgewood elementary schools will hold their school talent shows in the Homewood High School auditorium this month. more

Jan 18, 2018 1:49 PM Schools


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Shades Cahaba Elementary School will host its annual Winter Festival at the school Saturday, Feb. 24, from noon to 4 p.m. more

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Schools were also closed Tuesday due to a winter weather advisory across Central Alabama. more

Jan 16, 2018 7:57 PM Schools


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On Monday afternoon, the National Weather Service’s Birmingham office upgraded the entire central Alabama region to a winter weather advisory. more

Jan 15, 2018 5:54 PM Schools

The students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School gave an inspirational Advent/Christmas program to celebrate the holiday season. more

Jan 5, 2018 10:55 AM Private Schools

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This was one of the many service projects that the school participated in to help others during the holiday season. more

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Renderings courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

Once classes end in May, all five of Homewood’s schools will see the arrival of construction crews that will be at work until August 2019. more

Dec 21, 2017 9:36 AM Schools


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The Homewood Middle School eighth-football team won the Metro championship with its win over Thompson on Oct. 19. more



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All extracurricular activities are also cancelled. more

Dec 7, 2017 8:38 PM Schools

A student liturgy was recently held by Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School in honor of American soldiers and veterans. more

Dec 4, 2017 12:21 PM Private Schools

Each year, Homewood students celebrate Red Ribbon Week with drug awareness activities and lessons. more

Dec 4, 2017 12:18 PM Schools

Many students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School (OLS) recently honored their parents by attending a special Parent Appreciation breakfast with them. more

Dec 4, 2017 12:14 PM Private Schools

Fourth grade students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School (OLS) recently honored All Saints Day with a special celebration. more

Dec 4, 2017 12:10 PM Private Schools

High School senior Luciano Villa was selected as the October Student Employee of the Month for the Electrical Department at the Academy of Craft Training. more

Dec 4, 2017 12:07 PM HHS

Homewood Middle School’s annual 6th grade immigration simulation was held Oct. 26 in the cafeteria, library and outdoor area. more

Dec 4, 2017 12:04 PM HMS