Shelby slams national debt during Alabaster visit

Shelby slams national debt during Alabaster visit

U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Alabama, criticized the nation’s quickly growing national debt and federal government regulations during a March 30 visit with Shelby County leaders ... Read more | Add your comment

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Montevallo Chamber hosts 37th annual Citizens’ Night

A night that is solely dedicated to honoring those who have made a significant impact in the Montevallo community were honored at a banquet on ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Pelham BOE OKs plans to move wheelchair lift project forward | Add your comment
  2. Major general throws first pitch at PHS game | Add your comment
  3. Dollar, 39, charged with insurance fraud | Add your comment

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Shelby County Schools holds Digital Day of Learning

Shelby County Schools holds Digital Day of Learning

Schools across the Shelby County School System tuned into a series of informational webinars on March 26 as part of the system-wide Digital Day of ... Read more | Add your comment

Local church pastors answer call to ministry later

Some people enter the ministry and pastor their first church immediately after graduating from college, but for others, the call to lead a congregation comes ... Read more | Add your comment

Red carpet affair: Kids First unveils music video

Red carpet affair: Kids First unveils music video

Kids First Awareness Community Center Executive Director Cindy Hawkins was adamant about not starting a March 27 celebration until all of the center’s kids had ... Read more | Add your comment

Protect personal information at Pelham Library shred event

Protect personal information at Pelham Library shred event

Do you have any documents that need to be shredded? Bring them by the Pelham Public Library on May 2 and have them destroyed, free ... Read more | Add your comment

Locals place in top five in Miss Alabama’s Outstanding Teen Pageant

Locals place in top five in Miss Alabama’s Outstanding Teen Pageant

Two Shelby County residents placed in the top five in Miss Alabama’s Outstanding Teen Pageant on Sunday, March 8 at B.B. Comer Memorial High School ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. OMSP offers new improvements | Add your comment
  2. Chelsea mom empowers, educates women about firearms | Add your comment
  3. CES students learn about careers from professionals | Add your comment
  4. Castille praises new Alabaster high school | Add your comment
  5. Graduation rate and AP exams on the rise for Shelby County Schools | Add your comment
  6. MVES students duct tape principal to wall | Add your comment
  7. Man charged with murder of Shelby woman | Add your comment
  8. CHHS seniors take first at District 4B Visual Arts Achievement Program | Add your comment
  9. Shelby County still among fastest-growing in state | Add your comment
  10. Shelby Baptist says farewell to outgoing president | Add your comment
  11. BodyTrek comes to FOES | Add your comment
  12. Traffic relief coming to Shelby County 52 and Hillsboro Parkway | Add your comment
  13. Sight Savers America luncheon celebrates hard work | Add your comment
  14. Coal Yard holds open house and soft opening | Add your comment
  15. THS band earns high praise at national competition | Add your comment
  16. Medicaid fraud suspect fails drug test, rearrested | Add your comment
  17. Judge seeks public’s help for abused children | Add your comment
  18. Chelsea Council awards youth field parking lot bid | Add your comment
  19. Family sues Publix, claims wrongful death of child | Add your comment
  20. Israeli missionary visits Alabaster | Add your comment
  21. Chelsea’s Fire at the Foothills fundraiser will be April 18 | Add your comment
  22. OMHS seniors simulate Congress | Add your comment
  23. Alabaster shooting suspect pleads not guilty | Add your comment
  24. Helena shooting suspect pleads not guilty, warrant recalled | Add your comment

Sports

Spain Park goes 1-1 in first day of Beef O’Brady’s Classic

Spain Park goes 1-1 in first day of Beef O’Brady’s Classic

Spring break might mean a respite from school, but not from the diamond. In the first day of a four-day long tournament held at Hoover ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Pelham, Thompson dominate in Shelby County Championships | Add your comment
  2. Wildcats lose in extra-innings | Add your comment
  3. Vincent gets a win against BB Comer | 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

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Telling stories powerful enough to change the world

“Danielle, I love your quotes, your points are well-made, and your grammar is lovely,” I said ... Read more | Add your comment