Alabaster welcomes family walking across nation

Alabaster welcomes family walking across nation

Of all the experiences Jonathan Cobb has had while walking 3,000 miles over the past several months, he was sincere about ranking his stop in ... Read more | Add your comment

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Alabama legislators voice support for fully funding pre-K program

Two Alabama legislators visited Meadow View Elementary School on April 20 to tour and voice their support of the school's state-funded First Class Pre-K program. Read more | Add your comment

  1. THS band director named state Bandmaster of Year | Add your comment
  2. Woman guilty in Alabaster pool theft | Add your comment
  3. Woman sentenced in Alabaster Walmart robbery | Add your comment

The Latest

Alabaster OKs demolition of burned-out house

Alabaster OKs demolition of burned-out house

A fire-damaged house off Alabama 119 in Alabaster soon will be coming down after the City Council authorized its demolition during an April 13 meeting. Read more | Add your comment

Kids hang out with K-9 Micco

Kids hang out with K-9 Micco

Kids at the North Shelby Library were treated to a special visitor at the Home School Hangout on April 15. Alabaster Police Officer Hunter Hammonds ... Read more | Add your comment

ACS pays off $356,454 bond issue

ACS pays off $356,454 bond issue

The Alabaster City School System will save about $252,000 in interest payments over the next 17 years after the city’s Board of Education agreed to ... Read more | Add your comment

Alabaster School Foundation donates $7,878 to classrooms

Alabaster School Foundation donates $7,878 to classrooms

Teachers throughout the Alabaster City School System will be able to purchase everything from wireless listening centers to a piano after the city’s Education Foundation ... Read more | Add your comment

Man faces 33 charges in string of vehicle burglaries

A 28-year-old Birmingham man is facing 33 charges – most of them felonies – after he was charged with a string of vehicle break-ins in ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. 280, Helena newspapers to launch April 22 | Add your comment
  2. THS concerts raise $5,500 for student with leukemia | Add your comment
  3. Galloway portrays Aladdin on ‘Dancing with the Stars’ | Add your comment
  4. Sunday alcohol sales will be on 2016 ballot | Add your comment
  5. Cities oppose bill exempting some companies from business licenses | Add your comment
  6. Alabaster BOE approves final clearing of new high school land | Add your comment
  7. Man charged with distributing pot in Alabaster | Add your comment
  8. Shelby County mayors share updates from their cities | Add your comment
  9. THS visual ensemble sees successful semester | Add your comment
  10. Summer feeding program returning to Alabaster | Add your comment
  11. Child sex abuse suspect faces 2 new charges | Add your comment
  12. County manager: OMSP hotel must ‘Stand on its own’ | Add your comment
  13. Philip Lutzenkirchen’s father visits THS | Add your comment
  14. CityFest announces 2015 headliner | Add your comment
  15. CityFest adds new TV media sponsor | Add your comment
  16. Want to help keep Alabaster clean? | Add your comment
  17. Man gets 2 years in child porn case | Add your comment
  18. Cops: Man operated meth lab in Motor Lodge | Add your comment
  19. Galloway earns standing ovation on Dancing with the Stars | Add your comment
  20. Columbiana man gets 15 years for rape of young victim | Add your comment
  21. Alabaster man caps off Alabama sleeve with James Spann tattoo | Add your comment
  22. Bill could bring back electric chair executions | Add your comment
  23. Ward looking to OK experimental drugs for terminally ill patients | Add your comment
  24. Senate passes Ward’s prison reform bill | Add your comment

Sports

Pelham, Thompson lead county schools in Hewitt-Trussville Invitational

Over the weekend of April 17-18, four county schools competed and scored points in the Hewitt-Trussville Invitational in the last meet preceding the sections meets, ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Thompson boys’ soccer will hope to build from this season | Add your comment
  2. Evangel takes two from Hope Christian | Add your comment
  3. Lady Warriors beat Hoover, punch state ticket | 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

McKenzie gives back to people in need through nursing

After graduating in May 2002 from Jackson High School in her hometown of Jackson, Alabama (with ... 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

Alabaster School Foundation donates $7,878 to classrooms

Teachers throughout the Alabaster City School System will be able to purchase everything from wireless listening centers to a piano after the city’s Education Foundation ... Read more | Add your comment