Chelsea’s Arbor Day Celebration set for Feb. 27

Chelsea’s Arbor Day Celebration set for Feb. 27

More than 1,000 native seedlings will be waiting on people to claim them in Chelsea later this month. Read more | Add your comment

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Club holds ‘Parti Gras and Hat Tuesday’ meeting

The Highland Lakes Women's Club held its February meeting, "Parti Gras and Hat Tuesday," at the home of Sharon Hauser. Read more | Add your comment

  1. IES shows appreciation for teachers and staff | Add your comment
  2. Harpersville mayor talks town’s past and future | Add your comment
  3. Alabaster Police holding women’s self-defense classes | Add your comment

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Alabaster defining heavy truck routes

Alabaster defining heavy truck routes

Large trucks and certain other vehicles soon may be limited to travel on certain roads in Alabaster, as the City Council is considering defining specific ... Read more | Add your comment

PHS Connect2Careers Center officially opens

PHS Connect2Careers Center officially opens

City leaders, Pelham High School administrators and members of the Greater Shelby County Chamber celebrated the completion of PHS’s Connect2Career Center Feb. 10. Read more | Add your comment

Alabaster sets public hearing on Uber

Alabaster sets public hearing on Uber

Local residents will have a chance later this month to voice their opinions on allowing ridesharing companies to operate in the city, and the City ... Read more | Add your comment

VIS students engage in severe weather safety

VIS students engage in severe weather safety

Third grade students at Valley Intermediate School enjoyed a special visit from meteorologist Meaghan Thomas, who talked to them about severe weather and tornado safety ... Read more | Add your comment

Inverness Mugshots set to open March 1

Inverness Mugshots set to open March 1

Hoover is the next stop for Mugshots Grill and Bar. The restaurant franchise will open its newest location in Inverness Corners next month. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Juvenile Court Services donates $5,000 to HOPE program | Add your comment
  2. Helena Ranch House now hiring | Add your comment
  3. Rep. Matt Fridy introduces Alabama amendment to secure parental rights | Add your comment
  4. Man sentenced for dealing prescription drugs | Add your comment
  5. Bessemer man arrested for burglary in Helena | Add your comment
  6. Thompson Junior ROTC receives Air Force praise | Add your comment
  7. Group names THS principal Administrator of Year | Add your comment
  8. Pelham man to plead guilty to involvement in $1 million tax fraud scheme | Add your comment
  9. PPD announces possible closure of Kelly Drive Feb. 15-18 | Add your comment
  10. Man gets 2 years for shooting, robbery | Add your comment
  11. Scarlett Walker takes the stage at Alabama | Add your comment
  12. Gardens of Pelham crowns sweetheart king, queen | Add your comment
  13. PHS ninth-graders learn life skills through ‘Keeping it Real’ | Add your comment
  14. Community mourns loss of THS student | Add your comment
  15. Chelsea gets KOOL: New radio station makes waves in city | Add your comment
  16. Hoover BOE recognizes teachers | Add your comment
  17. RMS students explore books through speed dating activity | Add your comment
  18. Caroline’s Cart coming to all Target stores | Add your comment
  19. Hoover parents speak out about proposed rezoning | Add your comment
  20. PCS releases proposed zoning for elementary schools | Add your comment
  21. Skating school hosting Star Wars themed camp | Add your comment
  22. King and Queen of Hearts Pageant benefitting OMHS choirs | Add your comment
  23. Local students win UA’s ‘Mockingbird’ essay contest | Add your comment
  24. Police identify body of missing person | Add your comment

Sports

Montevallo’s Nabors inks scholarship

Montevallo’s Nabors inks scholarship

On Feb. 11, Montevallo’s senior catcher Hunter Nabors signed his letter of intent to play college baseball with Itawamba Community College in Mississippi. Nabors made ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Baseball players sign at PHS | Add your comment
  2. Thompson hopes to continue baseball success | Add your comment
  3. Basketball area tournament roundups | 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

Leslie Whiting passes the chaplain’s hat to David Smith

“To everything there is a season, a time for every purpose under heaven,” says Ecclesiastes 3:1. ... 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

Teachers’ work ‘lives on in their students’

“I used to babysit for your kids,” I said in surprise. Read more | Add your comment