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The Patriot Band will travel to New York City this month for its ninth appearance in the Thanksgiving parade. more

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Board of Education

Sydney Cromwell

The vote will be held countywide Nov. 6. more

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Lid Bill Vote

Sydney Cromwell

The exemption will be a local amendment on the Nov. 6 ballot. more

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Submitted by Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School

A new yearbook staff has been selected at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School. more

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Submitted by Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School

Ten seventh grade students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School qualified for the prestigious Duke University Talent Identification Program (TIP) this year. more

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Some special guests created excitement for the students at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School (OLS) as they celebrated Grandpals Day in September. more

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On Sept. 8, the Holy Family Cristo Rey Advisory Council hosted the 2018 BBQ at the Brew, an amateur barbecue cook-off competition, at Cahaba Brewing Company. more

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Edgewood Elementary Playground

Sydney Cromwell

The playground is expected to open by the end of September. more

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Photo courtesy of Safe & Healthy Homewood Coalition.

Red Ribbon Week is the nation’s largest and oldest drug prevention campaign, reaching more than 80 million people each year throughout the U.S. more

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Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools

The goal of the National Merit Scholarship Corporation is to honor the nation’s scholastic champions and encourage the pursuit of academic excellence. more

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Submitted by Homewood City Schools

At a Sept. 7 pep rally, Homewood High students named the 2018 Homecoming Court and the 2018-19 Mr. and Miss Homewood and Mr. and Miss Fire Prevention. more

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Class officers for Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic School have been elected by the 8th grade class for the 2018-19 school year. more

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Safe & Healthy Homewood donation

Sydney Cromwell

The board also received a donation from State Rep. David Faulkner for the Safe & Healthy Homewood Coalition. more

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On Aug. 21, Kiser and thirteen distinguished Orlean Beeson School of Education alumni were honored at the annual Learning for Life Awards Dinner. more

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Hall-Kent Elementary School was full of learning and fun this summer during the RISE program. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

Montessori curriculum includes rigorous academic instruction as well as character lessons. more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell

It includes picnic tables, rows of benches and space to add plants or even a small stage for a speaker in the future. more

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Participants worked in a girls’ dormitory constructing a fence, painting doors and preparing for a sustainable garden. more

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Homewood High School traffic patterns

Courtesy of Homewood City Schools

As school starts back, know where to park this year for students and parents at Homewood High. more

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Courtesy of Mary Eliza Beaumont

Homewood High School seniors Mary Eliza Beaumont and Audrey Nabors attended Alabama Girls State over the summer. more

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