Thingamajig Convention draws hundreds of YMCA kids

Thingamajig Convention draws hundreds of YMCA kids

On Thursday, July 30, the Birmingham YMCA Youth Center was filled with more than 300 excited children who were ready to spend the day learning ... Read more | Add your comment

Latest news

UPDATED: Victim dies after baseball bat assault, teen charged with murder

The 19-year-old victim in a July 29 baseball bat beating died at Princeton Baptist Medical Center on July 31, elevating an assault charge against a ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Maylene man faces felony after allegedly choking girlfriend | Add your comment
  2. One year later: APH Radio preparing to open new studio | Add your comment
  3. Alabaster housing, commercial market strong through June | Add your comment

The Latest

Alabaster set to vote on Fogle Lake annexation

Alabaster set to vote on Fogle Lake annexation

A subdivision slightly southeast of Alabaster’s city limits could be annexed into the city in the next few weeks, as the City Council is set ... Read more | Add your comment

County superintendents discuss state of schools

County superintendents discuss state of schools

School superintendents over Alabaster, Pelham and Shelby County addressed the state of the school systems within Shelby County July 29 at the Greater Shelby Chamber ... Read more | Add your comment

Finish the puzzle: Cold Case Unit keeps hope alive

Finish the puzzle: Cold Case Unit keeps hope alive

For Jim Dormuth and his six peers in the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Cold Case Unit, Dec. 22, 2001, is an especially significant date. Read more | Add your comment

Board OKs rezoning for new Alabaster high school

Board OKs rezoning for new Alabaster high school

The Alabaster City Council will make the final determination on rezoning a more than 300-acre tract of land for the city’s new high school after ... Read more | Add your comment

Alabaster hires familiar face as new THS principal

Alabaster hires familiar face as new THS principal

The former principal of Thompson Sixth Grade Center will return to Alabaster to lead Thompson High School after a two-year tenure as the principal at ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Aldi hiring for local stores | Add your comment
  2. Alabaster OKs renovations at two fire stations | Add your comment
  3. ACS names new technology coordinator | Add your comment
  4. Alabaster settles lawsuit against city | Add your comment
  5. ACS makes changes to substance abuse policy | Add your comment
  6. Duo sentenced in string of Alabaster identity thefts | Add your comment
  7. Penske celebrates opening of Alabaster location | Add your comment
  8. Mother facing endangerment charge granted visitation with child | Add your comment
  9. ACS searching for new Thompson High principal | Add your comment
  10. Farmers Insurance names Brown among top agents in nation | Add your comment
  11. Alabaster working toward ‘common compromise’ with train companies | Add your comment
  12. Maylene man faces trio of drug-dealing charges | Add your comment
  13. Local youth receives scholarship to Camp Shakespeare | Add your comment
  14. ACS adding emergency alert software | Add your comment
  15. Alabaster church holding school supply drive | Add your comment
  16. Alabaster Methodist continuing drive-in movies | Add your comment
  17. Shelby County adopts lightning safety policy | Add your comment
  18. ACS getting schools ready for first day | Add your comment
  19. Alabaster considering Craigslist safe zones | Add your comment
  20. ACS approves school services for 2015-2016 year | Add your comment
  21. City spraying for mosquitoes, asks for public’s help | Add your comment
  22. Bertolone family turns over reins to Joe’s Italian restaurant | Add your comment
  23. Shelby County has lowest unemployment rate in state | Add your comment
  24. Penske opens 8,480-square-foot Alabaster location | Add your comment

Sports

Way-too-early football predictions; ACSC edition

Way-too-early football predictions; ACSC edition

You might have thought we were done. You might have thought there wasn’t any predicting left to do, but oh how wrong you were. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Why we don’t go to the gym, and how to get past our fear | Add your comment
  2. From Alabaster to Auburn to Foxborough | Add your comment
  3. Way-too-early football predictions; Part 7 | Add your comment

Special Section

Editorials

Edwards supports Alabaster’s growth

A familiar face at the Alabaster Revenue Department is that of Michelle Edwards. Read more | Add your comment

Sandra Says

Summer at the library

If you think the library is a dull place, you need to check out all the ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Panyc’s reputation important to business

This concerns a letter you published Feb. 19 concerning Panyc restaurant not being all it appears to be. Read more | Add your comment

Schools

ACS names new technology coordinator

The technology coordinator for Jacksonville City Schools will take the same position with Alabaster City Schools after he was hired for the job during a ... Read more | Add your comment