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Students in the first-period guitar class tune their instruments and strum as they warm up.
New class introduces students to guitar
Emerson Buck, Campus Editor • September 13, 2023

Nathan Carlson, HHS social studies teacher and bowling coach, is sharing a lifelong passion with students this year.  His intention behind...

Spikeball club president Jackson Reaves, and club member Stuart Compere stationed at the club fair.
Annual club fair displays new opportunities
Nate Shull, Staff Writer • September 5, 2023

Homewood High School’s annual club fair took place on Tuesday, August 22nd, and many new clubs showed off what they are all about. The new...

Homewood Marching Band practice
Excessive heat impacts extracurriculars
Patrick Ingram, Staff Writer • September 1, 2023

As temperatures soar with a relentless heat index consistently exceeding 100°F, students, coaches, and directors face challenges giving their...

Jeremy Burgess (left) speaks beside director Benjamin Stark and other Dont Die collaborators at the Sidewalk Film Festival.
HHS alumnus, writer debuts feature film
Mary Clare Ingram, Editor • September 19, 2023

HHS alumnus Jeremy Burgess’s Southern crime thriller, “Don’t Die”, premiered at the Sidewalk Film Festival this summer at the BJCC theater....

Hack at We Love Homewood Day. For 31 years, Herbert Hackworth drove trucks, carried instructions and did everything else he could to support the Homewood High School marching band. (Photo contributed by Chris Cooper)
"He demonstrated love and caring in his actions each and every day"
Emma Truesdell, Staff Writer • August 31, 2023

This summer, a beloved member of the Homewood Patriot Marching Band passed away.  Herbert “Hack” Hackworth, a dedicated volunteer of...

Renovations at Waldrop Stadium continue. The project began, which began in April, will add a new entrance, refurbish the existing stands, add bathrooms and a Jumbotron.
Renovations modernize Waldrop, increase atmosphere
Jackson Gardner, Staff Writer • August 31, 2023

Adviser's note: This story previous included a direct quote from assistant athletic director Rick Baguley which was recorded out of context....

Students phones in pockets during class.
Homewood's policy following UN phone ban
Mary Clare Ingram, Editor • August 30, 2023

Phones’ impact on mental health and productivity has become a universal topic of debate in the past decade. This past summer, the United Nations...

HHS English teacher and avid Star Wars fan Chad Cooley shows off a small fraction of his toy collection.
May the 4th special: English teacher shares his superfan collection
Russell Dearing, Staff Writer • May 4, 2023

You don't have to travel far, far away from Homewood High School to find a Star Wars collection so impressive it makes Luke Skywalker's one-in-a-million,...

Homewood Patriot Marching Band performs in Spring concert. (Photo contributed by: Matt Davis)
Homewood Patriot Marching Band puts on exciting spring performance
Ruby Raines, Intrigue Editor • April 25, 2023

Last night’s spring band concert was a first of its kind at Homewood High School. This show allowed all four bands to finally play together...

Will Jackson dribbles past two Gardendale players in the third round of the 2023 playoffs in a 3-0 victory.
Jackson takes next step in soccer journey
Nate Shull, Staff Writer • September 15, 2023

HHS senior Will Jackson has dreamed of committing to playing Division 1 soccer since he was a kid. That dream became reality when he recently...

On the far left, Jaxon brooks and next to him, Talton Thomas walk out as the Homewood Patriot captains as they prepare to face Helena in week 3. Photo taken by Wilson Riley.
Football looks to bounce back in region
Haines Durkin, Sports Editor • September 14, 2023

After a rough start to the year, the Patriots look for their first region victory against Calera.  Falling short against both John Carroll...

Keith Brown on the volleyball bench during the game, engaged with players.
Brown adopts new athletics mentoring program
Emerson Buck, Campus Editor • September 13, 2023

This year Keith Brown is helping with each sport at the high school. His new position is titled a “coaching mentor” as he is providing support...

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