Alabaster opens new disc golf course

Alabaster opens new disc golf course

For fans of one of the fastest-growing sports in the nation, the Jan. 31 ribbon cutting ceremony for Alabaster’s new disc golf course didn’t come ... Read more | Add your comment

Latest news

Car burglar at large after firing shots at Shelby County homeowner

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information about two suspects who broke into a car in the 5000 block of Little Turtle Drive in ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Suspect arrested in Homewood following domestic dispute in Chelsea | Add your comment
  2. Police respond to ‘domestic violence situation’ in Pelham | Add your comment
  3. Just plane fun: Helena man uses planes to fulfill “bucket list” | Add your comment

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“For the Birds”: Greystone students learn about native birds

“For the Birds”: Greystone students learn about native birds

Alabama is blessed with a wide variety of native birds, but when Greystone Elementary School fifth grade teacher Amy Williams asked her students about some ... Read more | Add your comment

Sorority creates safety kits for TMS

Sorority creates safety kits for TMS

On Nov. 23, 2014, the Psi Xi Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. created safety bags for each classroom at Thompson Middle School. Read more | Add your comment

Discovery Channel star visits THS

Discovery Channel star visits THS

Each Friday for the past several weeks, Brian Copes’ students at Thompson High School have watched clips from the 2008 Discovery Channel show “Project Earth.” ... Read more | Add your comment

OMHS Eagle Advisors take elementary students under their wings

OMHS Eagle Advisors take elementary students under their wings

Oak Mountain Elementary School students have something new to look forward to each month. Every other week, classrooms at OMES are treated to a visit ... Read more | Add your comment

Dixie Fish Co. re-opens with fresh, new flavor

Dixie Fish Co. re-opens with fresh, new flavor

You don’t need to make the trip to the Gulf Coast to enjoy fresh, southern-style seafood. On Feb. 3, Dixie Fish Co. will re-open its ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Man, 32, charged with sex abuse of juvenile | Add your comment
  2. Prison Reform Task Force talks plans to alleviate prison overcrowding | Add your comment
  3. ‘Mr. B’ named THS Teacher of the Month | Add your comment
  4. Inverness Elementary School holds ESL night | Add your comment
  5. Inaugural UM softball game rescheduled to Saturday, Jan. 31 | Add your comment
  6. Arc of Shelby County hosting Valentine’s Dance | Add your comment
  7. Pelham man sentenced for sexual abuse | Add your comment
  8. Alabaster CDA looking to spur development along 119 | Add your comment
  9. Montevallo Elementary students to sell coupon books | Add your comment
  10. Calera man charged with sex abuse | Add your comment
  11. Alabaster teacher leads fight for gifted funding | Add your comment
  12. Columbiana man faces rape charge | Add your comment
  13. Four hospitalized after fire in Calera | Add your comment
  14. Pelham Police Department arrests robbery suspect | Add your comment
  15. Local group aims to stop OMSP construction | Add your comment
  16. Chelsea Park teacher pens a novel | Add your comment
  17. April Weaver makes history in Legislature | Add your comment
  18. HIS participating in Great Kindness Challenge Week | Add your comment
  19. CHHS Peer Helpers touch the community | Add your comment
  20. Perfect so far: THS awards stellar attendance | Add your comment
  21. Greystone Elementary School hosts first Hot Chocolate Run | Add your comment
  22. Ward Chapel A.M.E. Church to host Military Appreciation Day | Add your comment
  23. Walmart Neighborhood Market opens in ISV | Add your comment
  24. Store owner facing drug charges appearing in court | Add your comment

Sports

Helena wins thrilling game at Oak Mountain

Helena wins thrilling game at Oak Mountain

In a thrilling game that came down to the last second, the Helena Huskies were able to battle back late in the game and steal ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Lady Eagles take care of business on senior night | Add your comment
  2. Panthers pull out tight senior night contest in the fourth | Add your comment
  3. Thompson dismantles Pelham on senior night, 58-14 | Add your comment

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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

Fred Nichols wins Regions Monster Walk bike

Every Halloween, the Columbiana Merchants and Professionals Association sponsors the annual fall festival called Monster Walk, ... 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

FCCLA students cater Montevallo Connection meeting

During a typical school day, dominated by bells and a concentrated focus on history, math, science ... Read more | Add your comment