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The Miss Alabama Pageant returns June 5-8 to the Leslie Wright Fine Arts Center at Samford University. Read more

People

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Photo courtesy of Homewood City Schools

Hall-Kent second graders in Jerome Isley and Faith Whitlock’s classes spent the school year writing to Samford University students in Dr. Bluiett’s class. Read more

Hall-Kent

Streetlights

Sydney Cromwell

The council will also vote on a contract for a citywide traffic study at its next meeting. Read more

News

People are often surprised to find four boxes filled with thousands of honey bees buzzing in and out, hard at work on the Samford University campus. Read more

People

The council's committees also heard budget requests from the Police Department and sign and landscaping plans from the downtown Jack's. Read more

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Anne Dawson

Beginning right at 7 p.m., the show lasted around an hour and 15 minutes and took viewers back in time to Dec. 25 the year Jesus was born in search of the Star of Bethlehem. Read more

People

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Samford University’s Christenberry Planetarium has made its Star of Bethlehem show a Christmas tradition. Read more

People

Samford University will host the annual Miss Samford Pageant, now in its 71st year, at the Wright Center on Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. Read more

People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

Darin White discussed the addition at Homewood Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Aug. 21. Read more

Businesses

On Tuesday, March 20, Samford University received national recognition in the 2019 U. S. News & World Report graduate rankings for its business, education, law and nursing graduate programs. Read more

News

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Jesse Chambers

The annual planting, held by Homewood Environmental Commission and Samford University, drew about 80 volunteers on Saturday morning. Read more

People

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Photos courtesy of Jennifer Crumpton.

A graduate of Samford University with a degree in journalism, she also began a career as a writer, author, speaker and commentator. Read more

People

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Lexi Coon

Dr. Jonathan Bass with Samford University spoke to the monthly chamber luncheon about the history and significance of hogs in Alabama. Read more

Businesses

She was among 89 rising seniors, from 24 counties and 56 high schools in Alabama, who were individually chosen for the two-week honors program. Read more

Private Schools

More alumni opting to plant roots in Magic City thanks in part to areas like Homewood. Read more

People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

As Samford University prepares to celebrate its 60th year in the Homewood community, it is also recognizing its largest student body to date. This fall, almost 5,500 students will attend the university, including graduate and undergraduate students. Read more

People

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

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Photo courtesy of Samford University.

From music and dance to science and philosophy, Samford University is offering a variety of summer programs for children and teens. Read more

People

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Samford University entered the education world as Howard College, with only 850 students. But, like for many colleges, growth was inevitable. Read more

Schools

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Investments in future by students, Samford University go hand in hand. Read more

Schools

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

  • Homewood Graduation 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Homewood Graduation 2017

    Homewood High School celebrates its Class of 2017 graduation at Samford University's Wright Center on May 22, 2017.

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