Alabaster housing market triples from 2010

Alabaster housing market triples from 2010

Alabaster will finish 2015 with its highest number – by far – of new homes since the national economic downturn hit several years ago, according ... Read more | Add your comment

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THS students learn from award-winning author

K.B. Hoyle knows being a gifted writer isn’t enough to craft a novel. On Nov. 23, the award-winning author visited Thompson High School to talk ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Shelby Baptist named ‘Top Performer’ | Add your comment
  2. THS student ready to help peers in need | Add your comment
  3. ACS surprises teachers with extra compensation | Add your comment

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Alabaster gathering input on annexations

Alabaster gathering input on annexations

The Alabaster City Council will hold several public hearings during its Dec. 7 meeting to gather input on possibly bringing multiple properties into the city. Read more | Add your comment

Cops: Caretaker stole from 90-year-old victim

A 51-year-old Vinemont woman is facing several felony charges after police said she used a 90-year-old victim’s credit card to make unauthorized purchases for herself ... Read more | Add your comment

Lindsey Allison announces re-election bid

Lindsey Allison announces re-election bid

Current Shelby County Commission Chairwoman Lindsey Allison has announced she plans to seek re-election to represent District 7 on the Commission. Read more | Add your comment

Suspect in Alabaster carjacking now facing capital murder charge

An 18-year-old Birmingham man who was named as a suspect in a Nov. 9 Alabaster armed robbery is now facing capital murder charges in Birmingham, ... Read more | Add your comment

Task force: Man busted with $7,000 worth of meth

A 33-year-old Montevallo man is facing up to life in prison after he allegedly was busted with $7,000 worth of methamphetamine during a traffic stop ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. TIS students honor local heroes | Add your comment
  2. Victim, 22, dies in Alabaster wreck | Add your comment
  3. What Alabaster projects are on ALDOT’s funding plan? | Add your comment
  4. Alabaster students rewarded for character | Add your comment
  5. Noah Galloway filming for new reality show on Fox | Add your comment
  6. Alabaster student competing in national pageant | Add your comment
  7. What are Alabaster kids, parents thankful for? | Add your comment
  8. Civic center, town center, entertainment district may be in Alabaster’s future | Add your comment
  9. Alabaster voting on several annexation requests | Add your comment
  10. Teen is a suspect in Alabaster carjacking | Add your comment
  11. Man arrested for alleged sex abuse of child relative | Add your comment
  12. Attempted murder suspect pleads not guilty | Add your comment
  13. President honors Brian Copes for 4,000 volunteer hours | Add your comment
  14. Alabaster police serving cocoa, cider at Promenade | Add your comment
  15. Salvation Army looking for Christmas Angel sponsors | Add your comment
  16. Teen indicted on baseball bat murder charge | Add your comment
  17. Alabaster increasing police presence at Promenade | Add your comment
  18. ACS names Superintendent’s Advisory Committee members | Add your comment
  19. Local businesses provide free meals to veterans | Add your comment
  20. Man robbed at Promenade, police searching for suspects | Add your comment
  21. ACS rejects bids for new high school, plans to rebid | Add your comment
  22. Child sex abuse suspect headed to trial | Add your comment
  23. Galloway encourages MVES special needs students to swim | Add your comment
  24. Program will allow students to build own class rings | Add your comment


Lady Warriors win second straight Spartan Classic

Lady Warriors win second straight Spartan Classic

For the second consecutive year the Lady Warriors of Thompson have won the Spartan Thanksgiving Classic, hosted by Mountain Brook. Thompson beat Gardendale in the ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Thompson, Hester “confident” return to mat is imminent | Add your comment
  2. Thompson wrestling placed on probation | Add your comment
  3. Thompson stays on early season roll | Add your comment

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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

Former Siluria Mill workers reminisce

The fellowship hall at First Presbyterian Church (Elliottsville) was a loud and joyous place on Saturday, ... 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


THS student ready to help peers in need

In late August, Girl Scout and Thompson High School student Leah Warman began cleaning out a barren, unused utility closet near the school’s front office. ... Read more | Add your comment