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Homewood State Cross Country

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The Homewood High School cross-country teams swept Class 6A for the second straight year. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson Starnes Media

Homewood High School senior quarterback Pate Owen accounted for four touchdowns in his team's 28-6 victory over Jackson-Olin on Thursday night. Read more

Homewood

The Homewood City Council is accepting applications for its open Ward 5, Place 2 seat until Monday, Oct. 21, at 4:30 p.m. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Jimmy Mitchell, UAB Athletics.

The former Homewood High School star has become the Blazers’ top cornerback as a sophomore. He matches up against opponents’ top wide receivers and rarely leaves the field for the reigning Conference USA champions. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

After more than two decades of inspiring and guiding excellence, Pence plans to retire after the 2019-20 academic year. Read more

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Vulcan Run 10K

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Competitors in the Vulcan Run 10K, which starts and finishes at Sloss Furnaces, will take off Nov. 2 at 8 a.m. Read more

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Photos by Erin Nelson.

Tucked away in the back corner of Shades Valley Presbyterian Church, in a few first-floor classrooms, a special school exists. It’s called the Woolley Institute for Spoken-Language Education, and it teaches children who are deaf or hard of hearing. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Alex Morrow

In February, Alex Morrow and Jeff Martinez announced the formation of the Resolute Racing team, which is comprised of elite local athletes. Read more

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Photo by Todd Lester.

Ben Berguson hasn’t been around many high school quarterbacks with an arm as strong as Pate Owen’s. This fall, Owen’s arm will be on display for all to see. After waiting in the wings the past couple of seasons, he secured Homewood’s starting job. Read more

Homewood

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Members of the Homewood High School cross-country program are optimistic about the upcoming season. They have reason to be. The Patriots girls and boys both won Class 6A state titles in 2018 and return many of the contributors who made it possible. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

Lancaster Road residents asked the Homewood City Council to help combat speeding on their street at Monday's committee meetings. Read more

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Homewood High track and field sweeps state outdoor titles again. Read more

Homewood

Damon Cox made a decision upon turning 40 last October. In the next year, he wanted to run three marathons, each one quicker than the last. Read more

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Sarah Finnegan

The Homewood and John Carroll sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler

The Homewood High School track and field teams competed Thursday to Saturday at the state meet in Gulf Shores. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler

Dominant victories by the Homewood High School girls and boys soccer teams in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs foreshadow success in the coming weeks. Read more

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Homewood Baseball

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The Homewood and John Carroll high school sports teams were in action last week. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

Summer allows students to rest their minds after a busy school year. Read more

People

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

If you look through results from recent state track and field meets, it’s likely that an athlete with the last name Brooks has vied for the Class 6A pole vault title. Read more

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Photos by Sam Chandler.

Scott Zimmerman isn’t the stereotypical policeman who downs donuts by the dozen. Read more

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

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. Read more

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