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Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

For more than a decade, Hand In Paw has donated its time to provide pet therapy sessions for Hall-Kent Elementary School students. more

Oct 19, 2017 1:35 PM Hall-Kent

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The timeline was shared with finance committee council members at their Oct. 16 meeting. more

Oct 16, 2017 7:59 PM Schools

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Courtesy of Mike Mouron

The council also decided to carry over a funding request from the Board of Education and Hoar Program Management to get more clarity on the parameters for using bond issue funds. more

Sep 18, 2017 9:42 PM News

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Erica Techo

The Homewood Board of Education approved its budget for fiscal year 2018, which starts on Oct. 1, at its Sept. 12 meeting. more

Sep 12, 2017 10:43 PM Schools

Hurricane Irma

Courtesy of NWS

Tropical Storm Irma had weakened significantly on Monday, but there were still risks of power outages and other downed limbs from the remnants of the storm. more

Sep 11, 2017 4:21 PM Schools

The school system will be monitoring the weather on Tuesday as well. more

Sep 10, 2017 5:39 PM Schools

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

As federal guidelines on school lunches loosen, Erin Chelewski raises the bar. more

Aug 17, 2017 10:23 AM Schools

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Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

"Homewood Police ask that all motorists remain patient while parents and students adjust into their normal drop-off and pick-up routines," a release said. more

Aug 8, 2017 4:07 PM News

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Submitted by Mary Wimberley, Homewood Rotary Club.

Homewood Rotary has a long-standing tradition of providing about $12,000 in scholarships annually to deserving Homewood High School graduates. more

Aug 8, 2017 1:59 PM People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The Homewood Star recently sat down with Homewood City Schools’ new athletic director, Doug Gann, to discuss his expectations and how he hopes to maintain the athletic department’s vision during his tenure. more

Jul 24, 2017 11:02 AM Sports

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Retiring teachers reflect on their years in the classroom. more

Jun 22, 2017 3:25 PM Schools

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Sydney Cromwell

A final public meeting to discuss the survey results will be held on June 27 at 6 p.m. at Shades Cahaba Elementary. more

Jun 15, 2017 8:59 PM Schools

The survey will precede multiple community input meetings. more

Jun 1, 2017 4:50 PM Schools

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Sydney Cromwell

The public forums will be held at all three elementary schools. more

May 19, 2017 9:11 AM Schools

Battalion Chief Brian Bonner

Sydney Cromwell

The council also recognized retiring fire department Battalion Chief Brian Bonner. more

Apr 24, 2017 9:31 PM News

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Courtesy of NWS

Severe weather is expected throughout the day on Wednesday. more

Apr 4, 2017 9:54 PM Schools

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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

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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

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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

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

Edgewood Elementary School has begun a new project that is available for all students, their very own Little Free Library. more

Jul 12, 2017 3:16 PM Edgewood

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Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools.

Homewood Middle School teacher and coach Steve Sills was given the Crystal Apple Award for exceptional work in the classroom by 89.9 WAY FM Birmingham. more

May 22, 2017 10:04 AM HMS

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    Sarah Finnegan

    The Homewood City Schools Foundation gave out grants today to various teachers across the many Homewood schools.

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    Sarah Finnegan

    The Homewood City Schools Foundation gave out grants today to various teachers across the many Homewood schools.

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    Sarah Finnegan

    The Homewood City Schools Foundation gave out grants today to various teachers across the many Homewood schools.

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    Sarah Finnegan

    The Homewood City Schools Foundation gave out grants today to various teachers across the many Homewood schools.

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    Sarah Finnegan

    The Homewood City Schools Foundation gave out grants today to various teachers across the many Homewood schools.

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    Sarah Finnegan

    The Homewood City Schools Foundation gave out grants today to various teachers across the many Homewood schools.

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