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Ala. Senate adjourns Thursday without discussing medical marijuana oil bill
Thursday, the Alabama Senate adjourned before taking up debate over Carly's Law, a proposed bill to allow access to a medical marijuana oil supporters say can manage seizures.
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Tuscaloosa doctors open new urgent care clinic in Hoover
Six doctors from Tuscaloosa, Ala., are opening a new urgent care clinic in Hoover, Ala., on Friday, March 7, 2014.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
John Scripps, Linda Colegrove crowned king, queen at Hoover Senior Center Mardi Gras party...
HOOVER, Alabama - John Scripps and Linda Colegrove were crowned the king and queen of a recent "Taste of Mardi Gras" party at the Hoover Senior Center for having the most extravagant costumes.
Jasper Coal band to headline St. Patrick's Day music festival at Beef O'Brady's in Hoover
The band Jasper Coal is the Saturday night headliner for the fourth annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration at Beef O'Brady's restaurant and pub at The Grove shopping center in Hoover on March 15, 2014.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Retiring Rocky Ridge Principal Sonia Carrington reflects on 34 years as an educator
Sonia Carrington, the principal at Rocky Ridge Elementary School in Hoover, Ala., stands with several children from the school.
Burgers, hot dogs and more at Come-Back Grill in Hoover
The Come-Back Grill, a new, casual, American and Mediterranean cafe, recently opened on Valleydale Road in Hoover.
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Western Iowa pipe plant closing, company says
City Councilwoman Lynne Branigan told The Daily Nonpareil on Monday that the council and Mayor Matt Walsh received notification from U.S. Pipe Holdings in Hoover, Ala., that the Griffin Pipe Products plant would be closing in early May. U.S. Pipe Holdings is a subsidiary U.S. Pipe and Foundry, Birmingham, Ala.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Hoover's Berry Middle School to name media center after former Principal Kathy Wheaton
HOOVER, Alabama - The faculty and staff at Berry Middle School in Hoover today are dedicating the school's media center in honor of former Principal Kathy Wheaton.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Hoover police Chief Nick Derzis is victim of domestic violence, mayor confirms
HOOVER, Alabama - Hoover police Chief Nick Derzis was the victim of domestic violence earlier this month, the mayor of Hoover confirmed this week.
Brenda Ladun faced cancer - and a tornado - with faith: 'I praise God'
Since she was diagnosed with breast cancer in February 2001, ABC 33/40 TV news anchor Brenda Ladun has inspired thousands with her recovery.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Hoover High School Broadcasting Department and three of its students have been recognized by the Alabama Scholastic Press Association.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
One month not enough to celebrate black history, Birmingham official tells Hoover teens
HOOVER, Alabama - Black history is traditionally celebrated in the month of February, but one month just isn't enough, an official for the city of Birmingham told the student body at Spain Park High School in Hoover today.
Police: Hoover wreck on I-459 at Hwy 150 exit cleared
An 18-wheeler and a Metro Truck Rental vehicle wrecked on I-459 at Exit 10, the Hoover-Bessemer exit for Highway 150.
No chemical threat found from train stopped in Helena, officials report
HELENA, Alabama -- Shelby County emergency personnel determined "no hazardous substance leaking" from a train that had been stopped in Helena late Tuesday night due to concerns about a potential chemical substance , according to officials.
House candidate shotgun giveaway under scrutiny
A candidate for the Alabama House is giving away a free shotgun. Republican Steve French hopes the contest peaks your interest in his campaign, but is it legal? Steve French was looking for a catchy campaign gimmick and he definitely got one with a shotgun giveaway.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
2014 Southern Voices Festival at Hoover library not sellout, but still deemed success by...
HOOVER, Alabama - The 2014 Southern Voices Festival that wrapped up at the Hoover Public Library this past weekend wasn't a complete sellout, but organizers still are calling it a success.
Food Network winner and culinary artist Ray Duey to teach carving...
Think of chef Ray Duey as the Picasso of the kitchen, a culinary artist whose amazing food sculptures look more at home in a museum than on a plate.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
High-ranking state education official is reviewing inner workings of Hoover school system
Craig Pouncey, chief of staff and No. 2 person in the Alabama Department of Education, is conducting a review of the inner workings of the Hoover school system's central office at the request of the Hoover school board president.
83-year-old Hoover woman to undergo competency exam in murder for hire case
COLUMBIANA, Alabama - An 83-year-old Hoover woman will undergo a mental evaluation to determine whether she is competent to stand trial on charges she tried to hire someone last year to kill two adult step sons and her husband's ex-wife.
Thousands of cameras keep watch over metro Birmingham
Big brother is watching you. That's never been more true in metro Birmingham than now, with thousands of cameras able to catch your every move - shopping at busy malls, walking down sidewalks, coasting through red lights, walking school corridors, and almost anywhere else you can imagine.