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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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Want to get more involved in your child’s school, or simply know more about what’s going on? Your school’s PTO is where to go. Get to know this year’s PTO presidents and their plans for events, fundraising and more. Read more

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Photos by Alyx Chandler.

Treeline Expeditions, created seven years ago by Bill and Suzanne Andrews, is an eco-tour guide service that encourages locals to get outside and explore through after-school activities and other outdoor and backpacking trips. Read more

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Their campaign brought a lot of attention to this project, and state Rep. David Faulkner came to meet with the class in May to discuss how he can help the students. Read more

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Shades Cahaba English language learner teacher Alli Phelps took her students in grades 3-5 to the Assistance League to visit their yearlong new friends. Read more

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Jennifer Phillips' third grade class at Shades Cahaba Elementary participated in the McWane Celebrate Science Competition again this year. Read more

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Solar Energy

Sydney Cromwell

Bates said his research shows Homewood High School and Middle School use about 13,300 megawatt hours of electricity each year, costing the school system about $1.5 million in bills. Read more

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Black History Month

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From Martin Luther King Jr. to astronaut Mae Jemison, Lauren researches noteworthy historical figures for Black History Month and brings costumes and information to share with her school. Read more

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The festival will be have food, games, different inflatables, prize drawings and even a silent auction. Read more

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Russell the Service Dog

Courtesy of Homewood City Schools

The dog will serve the entire facility and visit classrooms. Read more

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This October, Sheetal Cordry has helped organize a Walk for Williams at Patriot Park. Read more

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As the school year kicks off, get to know the women who will be leading Homewood schools’ parent-teacher organizations for 2018-19. Read more

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Jenny Phillips’ third grade class at Shades Cahaba Elementary School won first place in the Celebrate Science competition at McWane Science Center. Read more

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Safia Dahhan, a student at Shades Cahaba Elementary, won first place for grades 3-5 out of all the Jefferson County entries for a juried art show at Homewood Public Library. Read more

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Shades Cahaba Elementary School students in Sonja Truesdell’s third grade class recently raised $179.50 for NeverThirst. Read more

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Photo courtesy of John Lowry.

Shades Cahaba Elementary School will host its annual Winter Festival at the school Saturday, Feb. 24, from noon to 4 p.m. Read more

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Courtesy of Homewood City Schools

See the list of projects, budget and timeline for accommodating Homewood City Schools' expected growth over the next 10 years. Read more

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Mary Scott Pearson

Courtesy of Mary Scott Pearson

Pearson has been an active board member for the foundation. Read more

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Erica Techo

Students wore “Fort’s Fighters” T-shirts of other pink pieces and held up signs with encouraging phrases such as “We love you Mrs. Fort,” “Keep fighting” or “Fight against cancer together.” Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Foundation awards enable educators to teach in new ways. Read more

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