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Man gets 2 years for shooting, robbery

A 55-year-old Alabaster man will spend the next several months in jail after he pleaded guilty to shooting a victim during a 2014 robbery off ... Read more

Community mourns loss of THS student

Community mourns loss of THS student

The hallways in Alabaster’s Thompson High School were a sea of purple on Feb. 8 in memory of a classmate taken too soon. Read more

Caroline’s Cart coming to all Target stores

Caroline’s Cart coming to all Target stores

Drew Ann Long still remembers her exact thoughts when she received the news in late January. Read more

Local students win UA’s ‘Mockingbird’ essay contest

Students from several local high schools earned honors and cash prizes during a recent ceremony at the University of Alabama after they penned award-winning essays ... Read more

Trial set for former DHR employee

A 32-year-old former Shelby County Department of Human Resources employee who is facing charges alleging he threatened to take a woman’s children away if she ... Read more

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  1. Hearing set in infant death lawsuit
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  3. SEC Commissioner gives update on conference
  4. Junior ROTC hike, camp benefiting local veterans
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Sandra Says

Kirkland is ‘delight to be around’

Born Adel Virginia Reach on Feb. 8, 1927 and weighing only 2 1/2 pounds (a very serious circumstance 89 years ago) she was quickly dubbed ... Read more