The Buzz

ACT Prep Camp

January 15, 2020

The University of Montevallo will host two ACT Prep Camps this semester: January 25 and March 14. The cost is $110 per class and students who are on free or reduced lunch can receive a 20% discount. For more information or to...

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award Sweepstakes

January 14, 2020

The Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award Sweepstakes ends January 31, 2020. You must be at least 16 years old and a senior who will be attending an accredited college or university. Visit

PXO Scholarship

January 10, 2020

The Psi Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc Scholarships Two $15,00 scholarships will be presented to two African-American females graduating in 2020 from a high school in Shelby County. They must possess a cumulative...

The Jim Harrell Poetry Prize

January 10, 2020

Eligibility: Seniors who plan on attending the University of Montevallo 1st place: $2,000 Scholarship to UM 2nd place: $1,000 Scholarship to UM Guidelines: Each contestant should submit one (1) poem only, typed in a plain...

Road To College Program

January 8, 2020

The Homewood Public Library is excited to announce the return of The Road to College on Thursday, January 23, at 6 p.m. This program is geared towards helping parents and teens who are overwhelmed with the college application...

2019 Racial Justice Essay Contest

December 9, 2019

The Equal Justice Initiative will award prizes totaling $5,000 to winning participants of the 2019 Racial Justice Essay Contest. It is open to students 9-12 in Alabaster, Pelham, and Shelby County Schools. Attached are the documents...

Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship

December 9, 2019

The Alpha Nu Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society would like to give a $500 grant-in-aid scholarship to a young woman who plans on pursuing an undergraduate degree in education. Candidates must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and...

College Counts Scholarship

December 9, 2019

College Counts Scholarship Award amounts of $4,000 for four-year college enrollees and $2,000 for two-year enrollees. To be eligible you must have a 26 or lower ACT score, a 2.75 GPA or higher, be a US citizen, planning to enroll...

AUM on Campus 12/13

December 9, 2019

The Auburn University at Montgomery representative will be in the lobby during halftime on Friday, Dec. 13th.

Alabama A & M on Campus 12/10

December 9, 2019

The Alabama A & M representative will be in the lobby during halftime on Tuesday, Dec. 10th.

CTEC on Campus 12/4

December 2, 2019

Our CTEC counselor, Mrs. Maddox, will be in the lobby during halftime on Wednesday, December 4th. Please stop by and speak to her if you are interested in taking courses at CTEC next year.

National Guard on Campus 12/3

December 2, 2019

The National Guard recruiter will be on campus Tuesday, December 3rd during halftime. He will set up in the lobby.