8 hrs ago
Alabaster City Council providing office space to school board for $3,800 a month
ALABASTER, Alabama -- The Alabaster Board of Education officially has a new home office location after the City Council tonight approved a rental agreement for the new municipal administration building .
9 hrs ago
Montevallo mayor hosting meeting for business owners, others June 12
MONTEVALLO, Alabama -- Montevallo Mayor Hollie Cost is getting ready to host the city's second meeting focusing on supporting local businesses.
Sun May 19, 2013
The Montgomery Advertiser
Legislature: Lawmakers expecting a busy last day
Even with the controversial Alabama Accountability Act possibly off the stage for the finale of the 2013 regular session on Monday, lawmakers still expect a long, rough road to the last gavel.
Tue May 14, 2013
YMCA's top youth volunteers come from Thompson High School in Alabaster
Thompson High School students Victoria Johnson, Madison Bierman and Brittany Bell receive recognition as the top youth volunteers for their work at YMCA facilities in Alabaster, Pelham and Greystone during the Alabaster Board of Education's meeting on Monday, May 13, 2013.
Gardendale school study to be released tonight
GARDENDALE , Alabama - The results of a study assessing the feasibility of creating a city school system in Gardendale will be released tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Gardendale Civic Center.
Mon May 13, 2013
New Alabaster school board member rises to leadership post at first meeting
Alabaster Board of Education member Derek Henderson at his first meeting tonight received a warm welcome that included a show of respect from his fellow leaders.
Sun May 12, 2013
Alabaster's Albert L. Scott Library hosting spring book sale May 17-19
The Albert L. Scott Library in Alabaster is holding its spring book sale this weekend starting with an exclusive preview for Friends of the Library members on Friday.
Alabaster school literacy coach in running to become state's top reading teacher
An Alabaster-area elementary school instructor is vying to become the state's top reading teacher at a conference later this year.
Columbiana's Never Ever Give Up benefit race offers another chance to help kids
The organizer of a 5K run happening in Columbiana on June 29 to raise money for two Shelby County children with health issues is hosting another event the same day to help three others.
Thu May 09, 2013
Alabaster's CityFest starting the day's festivities June 1 with a new 5K race
Before the 11th annual CityFest musical festivities start June 1 in Alabaster, people can kick off the day by participating in the new 5K race.
Wed May 08, 2013
Alabaster author signing her memoir at Sanctuary Christian Books on May 11
Dena Bedsole will be available to sign copies of her memoir, "A New View of an Old Horizon," at Sanctuary Christian Books and Gifts in Alabaster from 1 to 2 p.m. on Saturday.
Veteran pediatric heart surgeon joins Children's of Alabama hospital
Dr. David Cleveland, a cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon who most recently was chief medical officer at Shelby Baptist Medical Center in Alabaster, has joined Children's of Alabama.
Tue May 07, 2013
The Montgomery Advertiser
Senate may consider further Accountability Act changes
With Senate Republicans still arguing over more sweeping changes, a Senate committee Tuesday approved a relatively modest alteration to the controversial Alabama Accountability Act.
Mon May 06, 2013
Alabaster City Council picks Derek Henderson to fill school board vacancy
The City Council by a 4-3 vote tonight approved Derek Henderson as the new Alabaster Board of Education member to fill the remainder of the seat's term ending June 2015.
Alabaster teachers, students will finish new school year at same time
The Alabaster Board of Education last week approved the forming school district's new academic year calendar that closely follows the Shelby County system's schedule with one major exception.
Sat May 04, 2013
The Montgomery Advertiser
State briefs: Death sentence reversed for Jefferson Co. man
Jeffery Tyrone Riggs had been convicted in the January 2008 shooting death of his former girlfriend, Norber Payne, at her apartment in Center Point.
Fri May 03, 2013
SHP 23 - Results
Strikehard Productions had a great turnout for T-Town last Saturday night as SHP 23 was the place for any MMA fan to be that night.
State Senate bill concerning Alabaster annexation heads to House
After clearing the Alabama Senate on third reading Thursday, a bill that would annex the South Forty Subdivision into Alabaster's city limits to join the forming school district is heading to the House.
Ala. Legislature Cracks Down on Painkiller Abuse
The Alabama Legislature has passed a three-bill package aimed at combating the abuse of prescriptions for painkillers.
Wed May 01, 2013
Alabaster school board hires Saraland chief Wayne Vickers for top post
The Alabaster Board of Education tonight unanimously approved the hiring of Saraland City School District Superintendent Wayne Vickers as the new chief for the forming system in Shelby County.