Starnes Publishing assistant sports editor and community reporter Sam Chandler completed a fellowship at The Washington Post after his graduation from Samford. more

Jun 2, 2017 2:19 PM People

Sam Chandler, a sports writer for Starnes Publishing since October 2015, won first place in the Best Sportswriter competition and the current events on-site competition for the 2017 Southeast Journalism Conference. more

Feb 24, 2017 3:24 PM News


Photo by Sam Chandler.

Determination, fearlessness make Patriots’ Will Stone hard to beat. more

Oct 19, 2017 2:45 PM Sports


Photo by Jimmy Mitchell.

Patriots’ Buckner catches on in Homewood offense. more

Oct 19, 2017 2:07 PM Sports

Homewood VS Ramsay Football 2017

Sarah Finnegan

The Homewood High School football team shut out Ramsay on Friday night, while the volleyball team hosted the Margaret Blalock Tournament over the weekend. more

Oct 16, 2017 3:26 PM , Sports


Jimmy Mitchell

The Homewood High School football team faces Ramsay in a critical Class 6A, Region 5 showdown on Friday night. more

Oct 10, 2017 11:50 AM Sports


Jimmy J. Mitchell

Will Stone won the Jesse Owens Classic, and the Homewood High football team rolled over John Carroll last week. more

Oct 9, 2017 1:51 PM , Sports

Homewood Cross-Country

Sam Chandler

Homewood High School junior Will Stone unleashed a strong kick down the final straight to fend off Vestavia Hills senior James Sweeney in the gold boys race at Saturday's Jesse Owens Classic. more

Oct 7, 2017 5:39 PM Sports

Homewood Cross Country

Sam Chandler

The Homewood High boys cross-country team finished fifth in the Greater Louisville Classic, while the volleyball team also was in action over the last week. more

Oct 2, 2017 4:36 PM , Sports

Homewood Helena

Layton Dudley

The Homewood football team remained perfect, and the volleyball team split a pair of area matches over the past week. more

Sep 25, 2017 3:47 PM , Sports

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

Homewood resident hops in saddle of his new business, Spokesman Cycle Ads LLC. more

Sep 21, 2017 1:38 PM Businesses


Photo by Todd Lester.

Even before his team’s Sept. 1 victory over rival Vestavia Hills, Ben Berguson liked his Patriots’ mojo. more

Sep 21, 2017 1:26 PM Sports


Photo by Todd Lester.

Homewood High School students juggle cross-country and band in harmony. more

Sep 21, 2017 1:17 PM Sports

Homewood Volleyball

Kyle Parmley

The Homewood High School volleyball team was on the brink of forcing a fifth set in Tuesday night’s area match against Ramsay when the Rams fought back from a six-point deficit. more

Sep 19, 2017 9:59 PM Sports


Photo by Todd Lester

The Homewood High School football team will shoot for a 5-0 start when it hosts Helena on Friday for homecoming. more

Sep 19, 2017 2:29 PM Sports


Photo by Todd Lester

The Homewood High School football, volleyball and cross-country teams were in action this past week. more

Sep 18, 2017 2:15 PM , Sports


Photo by Todd Lester

The Homewood High School football team excelled across the board in its 28-6 victory over Jackson-Olin, improving to 4-0 on the season and 2-0 in Class 6A, Region 5. more

Sep 15, 2017 11:12 PM Sports


Jimmy Mitchell

Homewood is off to a great start this season, and hosts a tough Jackson-Olin team on Friday night. more

Sep 12, 2017 10:19 AM Sports

Homewood Cross Country

Sam Chandler

The Homewood High football, volleyball and cross-country teams have begun competing this fall. more

Sep 11, 2017 3:07 PM , Sports


Photo by Todd Lester

The Homewood High School football team will open Class 6A, Region 5 play this Friday at Parker on the heels of back-to-back wins. more

Sep 5, 2017 5:12 PM Sports

Homewood Football

Photo by Todd Lester

The Homewood High School football team plays this Friday against Vestavia Hills, which it hasn't beaten since 2006. more

Aug 29, 2017 1:07 PM Sports

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Sarah Finnegan

Homewood High School senior wide receiver TyShawn Buckner caught five passes for 90 yards and two touchdowns in his team’s season-opening victory over Pelham. more

Aug 25, 2017 9:29 AM Sports

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