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Alabaster Halloween house holding Oct. 25 event

Alabaster Halloween house holding Oct. 25 event

Leigh Ann Langley, owner of the Columbiana Barber Shop, is known for her Pumpkin Patch Kids who have decorated Columbiana for years. She and husband ... Read more | Add your comment

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Rape charge brought against Birmingham police officer

A 29-year-old Alabaster resident and Birmingham police officer is now facing a first-degree rape charge in addition to four counts of sexual abuse of a ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Vickers: ACS finances better than projected | Add your comment
  2. Belle Vista leases to terminate July 31, 2015 | Add your comment
  3. ACS working for first accreditation under city school name | Add your comment

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SCCCC to host Open House Oct. 23

The Shelby County College and Career Center will be hosting an Open House on Oct. 23 beginning at 9 a.m. for members of the business, ... Read more | Add your comment

Jury finds Pelham man guilty in triple-murder

After slightly more than two hours of deliberation, a jury found Jon Ingram Staggs Jr., 22, guilty on five counts of capital murder for the ... Read more | Add your comment

First female community college president in Alabama has passed away

Former Jefferson State Community College President Dr. Judy Merritt has passed away at the age of 71 after recently retiring from the school in June ... Read more | Add your comment

Siluria Baptist holding Fall Festival

Siluria Baptist holding Fall Festival

Alabaster’s Siluria Baptist Church will host its annual Fall Festival on Sunday, Oct. 26 from 4-6 p.m. at the church campus. Read more | Add your comment

Child porn suspect gets new court date

A 39-year-old former Alabaster man who has been indicted on 10 counts of possessing child pornography is scheduled to appear in court in December after ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Alabaster YMCA hosting trunk or treat | Add your comment
  2. Fifth annual Chelsea Day supports CHS Marching Band | Add your comment
  3. Pelham named Google’s 2014 eCity of Alabama | Add your comment
  4. Witnesses describe night of Pelham triple-homicide | Add your comment
  5. Chargers fall short in tough defensive battle | Add your comment
  6. Students have fun while raising money for breast cancer awareness | Add your comment
  7. Library named for former Wilsonville principal | Add your comment
  8. Alabaster moving forward on police department renovation | Add your comment
  9. Pair face felony Medicaid fraud charges | Add your comment
  10. It’s here: Carly’s Clubhouse design revealed | Add your comment
  11. Medical examiner testifies in triple homicide trial | Add your comment
  12. City issues lien against trio of demolished houses | Add your comment
  13. ACS names members of superintendent’s advisory council | Add your comment
  14. Shelby and Calera Chambers form collaborative partnership | Add your comment
  15. Man gets 10 years for sex abuse of children | Add your comment
  16. Montevallo toddler to represent Alabama in Baby Miss America Pageant | Add your comment
  17. Calera teacher wins Riley Scholarship | Add your comment
  18. Shelby County Schools Education Foundation awards student for best logo design | Add your comment
  19. Man sentenced in meth lab, drug smuggling operation | Add your comment
  20. HIS celebrates individuality with Unique Me Day | Add your comment
  21. Helena teen charged with dealing pot in Alabaster | Add your comment
  22. Halloween events approaching in Montevallo | Add your comment
  23. Eye in the sky: Alabaster man uses drone to chronicle area events | Add your comment
  24. Indian Springs edges Bulldogs in volleyball showdown | Add your comment

Sports

Calera volleyball takes down Shelby County

Calera volleyball takes down Shelby County

The Calera High School volleyball team looked to send its seniors out with a huge win over county rival Shelby County on senior night Oct. ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Wildcats pounce at Talladega | Add your comment
  2. Helena eases past Sumter Central  | Add your comment
  3. Jackets struggle against Tornados | Add your comment

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Editorials

Cause for joy in Montevallo

There is plenty of cause for excitement in Montevallo, as the city’s schools have seen plenty of upgrades over the past several months. Read more | Add your comment

Columns & Opinions

MHS scholars take action

Dependability, flexibility and appreciation of diversity: These are the attributes of Montevallo High School’s Bulldog Scholars ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Guarantee right to carry

I have had a concealed-carry permit for over 20 years, and not once in that time have I ever had need to pull my weapon. Read more | Add your comment

Community Columnists

Pritchard has community’s support

Though she had no family history of breast cancer, when Tina Pritchard felt a lump in ... Read more | Add your comment

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