Thompson’s Smith earns football scholarship

Thompson’s Smith earns football scholarship

Thompson High School football player Kirkland Smith capped off a banner week for the school on Feb. 5 by highlighting the fourth THS scholarship-signing ceremony ... Read more | Add your comment

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Uber may soon serve Alabaster

The Alabaster City Council likely will accept public feedback on allowing ridesharing companies to operate in the city during a late February meeting, council members ... Read more | Add your comment

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Local students nominated for military academies

Local students nominated for military academies

Several Shelby County students could be heading to one of the nation’s military academies after U.S. Congressman Gary Palmer recently nominated the students for the ... Read more | Add your comment

TSGS students mentor special-needs peers

TSGS students mentor special-needs peers

The Thompson Sixth Grade Center in Alabaster has a successful special needs class for children ranging from 12 to 13 years old. The newest concept, ... Read more | Add your comment

Local law enforcement, fire departments take Polar Plunge

Local law enforcement, fire departments take Polar Plunge

Special Olympics of Alabama provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Currently ... Read more | Add your comment

County schools cancelling after-school events due to severe weather threat

County schools cancelling after-school events due to severe weather threat

The Shelby County School System, Alabaster City School System and Pelham City School System has announced that all after-school activities and events, including after school ... Read more | Add your comment

Life Church members support H.O.P.E house

Life Church members support H.O.P.E house

Volunteers with Life Church Pelham are participating in Serve Day this Saturday, Feb. 6 at the H.O.P.E. house in Alabaster. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Calera man charged with possession of heroin | Add your comment
  2. Man gets 6 years for dealing drugs | Add your comment
  3. ACS OKs purchase of new band instruments | Add your comment
  4. THS awards perfect attendance | Add your comment
  5. ACS approves first phase of new high school | Add your comment
  6. Maylene man faces trio of pot-dealing charges | Add your comment
  7. Miller recognized for work with county court system | Add your comment
  8. Man charged with assaulting girlfriend | Add your comment
  9. ACS sets dates for kindergarten registration | Add your comment
  10. Alabaster Waffle House taking Valentine’s reservations | Add your comment
  11. Alabaster OKs rezoning tied to new subdivision | Add your comment
  12. SCS Community Transition Team holds inaugural meeting | Add your comment
  13. Woman charged after baby tests positive for drugs | Add your comment
  14. Local schools win outdoor classroom, conservation grants | Add your comment
  15. Alabaster housing market hits six-year high | Add your comment
  16. Man sentenced in Alabaster armed robbery | Add your comment
  17. Alabaster teen wins state DYW competition | Add your comment
  18. Alabaster officers help homeless traveler | Add your comment
  19. Afterschool activities canceled, extended day program ending early | Add your comment
  20. TMS hosting Parent Night Feb. 4 | Add your comment
  21. Alabaster nonprofit combats autoimmune diseases | Add your comment
  22. Basketball tournament helping ACS Sister School project | Add your comment
  23. Three arrested in Alabaster drug sting | Add your comment
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Sports

Thompson’s Smith earns football scholarship

Thompson’s Smith earns football scholarship

Thompson High School football player Kirkland Smith capped off a banner week for the school on Feb. 5 by highlighting the fourth THS scholarship-signing ceremony ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. THS soccer duo signs scholarships | Add your comment
  2. THS football stars ink scholarships | Add your comment
  3. Basketball roundups | 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

Schools

THS awards perfect attendance

Nearly 140 Thompson High School students were all smiles as they entered the school’s lunchroom on Jan. 29 to receive special recognition for an exclusive ... Read more | Add your comment