Meeting the forefathers: YMCA campers spend day at American Village

Meeting the forefathers: YMCA campers spend day at American Village

After learning how to march in formation, handle a musket and let out a ferocious battle cry, Alabaster YMCA day camp member Lillianna Rider said ... Read more | Add your comment

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Cam Ward arrested on DUI charge

Alabama Sen. Cam Ward, R-Alabaster, was arrested by the Alabaster Police Department and booked into the Shelby County Jail on a driving under the influence ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Local pharmacist named to state Hall of Fame | Add your comment
  2. Governor signs Ward’s Open Meeting Act bill | Add your comment
  3. Hollywood in Alabaster: ‘Faith of our Fathers’ premieres at Amstar | Add your comment

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Ward appointed to state prison council

State Sen. Cam Ward, R-Alabaster, has been appointed to Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley’s Alabama Criminal Justice Oversight and Implementation Council, which will help to enact ... Read more | Add your comment

Alabaster hosting slip ‘n slide day for teens

Alabaster hosting slip ‘n slide day for teens

Alabaster teens will have a chance to enjoy a massive water slide at the city’s Municipal Park in mid-July, thanks to the efforts of the ... Read more | Add your comment

Grand jury: Man busted with cocaine in McDonald’s parking lot

A 37-year-old Alabaster man is facing up to life in prison after he was recently indicted on three drug charges stemming from a pair of ... Read more | Add your comment

Man pleads not guilty to charges of raping underage girl

A 36-year-old Helena man has pleaded not guilty to charges of raping and sexually abusing an underage victim after he was indicted on the charges ... Read more | Add your comment

Attempted murder suspect set for August court date

A 29-year-old Alabaster man facing a pair of attempted murder charges is set to appear in court in late August after his court date was ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Walmart hiring for new Alabaster Neighborhood Market | Add your comment
  2. Faith community speaks out against same-sex marriages | Add your comment
  3. Shelby County begins issuing same-sex marriage licenses | Add your comment
  4. Lara Alvis announces candidacy for circuit judge | Add your comment
  5. Locals respond to same-sex marriage ruling | Add your comment
  6. Dan Reeves retiring as Shelby County Circuit judge | Add your comment
  7. Alabaster farmers’ market sees strong start to 2015 | Add your comment
  8. Alabaster camp aimed at helping English language learners | Add your comment
  9. Reporter wins ninth-straight General Excellence award | Add your comment
  10. Cam Ward earns inaugural Business Champion Award | Add your comment
  11. Alabaster’s new home, commercial buildings double from 2014 | Add your comment
  12. Damaged, graffiti-tagged home on 119 coming down | Add your comment
  13. Siluria Baptist Church hires new youth pastor | Add your comment
  14. Suspect in infant’s death gets August court date | Add your comment
  15. Alabaster holding July 3 fireworks display | Add your comment
  16. Baptist Health, Tenet sign merger agreement | Add your comment
  17. Citing schools, Alabaster welcomes new residents to city | Add your comment
  18. Chamber to recognize health care professionals | Add your comment
  19. Cam Ward appearing on ‘The Daily Show’ | Add your comment
  20. ‘Blues, brews and the bird:’ Music abounds at Champy’s | Add your comment
  21. Campers learn, play at the YMCA | Add your comment
  22. Lasting bonds: Students emerge from WAL camp as leaders, friends | Add your comment
  23. Attendance on the rise for ACS summer camps | Add your comment
  24. ACS group establishes connections during trip to Honduras | Add your comment


Alabaster 6U softball places second in state tournament.

Alabaster 6U softball places second in state tournament.

The Alabaster 6U softball All-Star team just finished up a successful season. The team placed first in the first pre-area tournament and second in the ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Kingwood has five sign basketball scholarships | Add your comment
  2. An ode to the punt returner | Add your comment
  3. Alabaster 8U girls qualify for softball state tournament | 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

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Green named head volleyball coach at THS

New head coach of volleyball for Thompson High School and overall volleyball director for the Alabaster ... 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


Alabaster camp aimed at helping English language learners

Alabaster English as a second language student Azul Lara carefully mulled over her options as she gazed at a table containing a dozen costumes representing ... Read more | Add your comment