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Photos by Erin Nelson.

Homewood ended the season with a 4-7 overall record after falling to Pinson Valley in the playoffs’ first round Nov. 8. The Cavaliers started hot with two wins to begin the season, but some close losses and a tough region left them at 2-8. Read more

Sports

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

Paul Doran has packed more into his years than many people do in a lifetime. But it’s starting the Homewood Library Foundation at the Homewood Public Library eight years ago that is among his favorite accomplishments. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Alabama Ballet.

The Alabama Ballet is one of eight companies licensed by The George Balanchine Trust to perform his version of “The Nutcracker.” Read more

News

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The Homewood community will hold its annual Christmas Parade and star lighting Thursday, Dec. 5, at 6:30 p.m. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

The Lakeshore Foundation has been helping people with disabilities since it was formed in 1984, but a renovation will help it extend its reach far beyond the city limits. Read more

Businesses

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Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

Homewood will be a little brighter this holiday season, with many new decorations slated to premiere. Read more

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Photos by Erin Nelson.

After four candidates interviewed, Hardin emerged as the new councilor after the council unanimously approved the choice. Read more

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Homewood Planning Commission

Photo by Jacob Cole.

The Homewood Planning Commission meeting on Tuesday turned contentious after residents raised concerns about the proposed new zoning plan for downtown. Read more

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Homewood City Council Nov. 4, 2019

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The Homewood City Council swore in John Hardin at its Nov. 4 meeting. Read more

News

John Carroll Football

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John Carroll's season came to an end on Thursday night with a loss to Ramsay. Read more

John Carroll

Homewood City Council

Photo by Jacob Cole

The Homewood City Council came to a decision at its Oct. 21 meeting. Read more

News

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Katie Crim is still one of the relatively few female football players in the country, but that did not stop her from winning the Homewood kicker job as a sophomore. Read more

Homewood

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All of the 18th Street shops and some others in downtown Homewood will participate in the event, which will be Nov. 7, from 5-8 p.m. Read more

News

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

Trinity United Methodist Church at 1400 Oxmoor Road is well on its way to being an upgraded house of worship for the Homewood area. Read more

Businesses

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

Ben Burkhalter is a senior at Homewood High School and, since he was 13 years old, has been climbing boulders. Read more

People

Rosie the Riveter was an American icon during World War II. But to Frances Carter, being a Rosie was her American duty. Read more

People

Homewood Chamber Luncheon

Photo by Jacob Cole

The Homewood Chamber of Commerce held its monthly luncheon Oct. 15. Read more

Businesses

Homewood Board of Education

Photo by Jacob Cole

The Homewood school board met Oct. 15. Read more

Schools

Homewood City Council

Photo by Jacob Cole

Peter Wright will take over for Bruce Limbaugh after he resigned unexpectedly from the Homewood City Council on Friday, Oct. 4. Read more

News

Homewood Planning Commission

Photo by Jacob Cole

The Commission heard one zoning case, discussed possible changes in NPD setbacks and set a public hearing about downtown rezoning. Read more

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