About 60 years ago, Homewood resident Douglass McConnell took some steel, wielded it together and made a giant star that was hung at the top of the hill on 18th Street in Homewood. Well, amazingly it's still around and is one of Homewood's most beloved traditions. Recently the city rededicated it, and you can read about it here. The photo in the article is one of mine from an earlier Christmas. You Birmingham readers will recognize Vulcan in the background.
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