Thursday Feb 27
Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham assesses 2013, looks ahead
The Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham looked back on its 2013 accomplishments even as it continued to look ahead at its annual meeting Wednesday.
No chemical threat found from train stopped in Helena, officials report
HELENA, Alabama -- Shelby County emergency personnel determined "no hazardous substance leaking" from a train that had been stopped in Helena late Tuesday night due to concerns about a potential chemical substance , according to officials.
Unity is the theme behind Pelham school system's new logo, says student artist
Pelham High School sophomore Jake Nelson, 16, displays the winning logo he created for the Pelham school system at the Board of Education's meeting on Monday, Feb. 24, 2014.
Helena considering service to send messages during emergencies directly to subscribers
Helena Mayor Mark Hall is looking at the possibility of the city investing in a subscription-based system that would send emergency notifications to people through e-mail and text messages.
Pelham paying towing costs incurred by motorists following Jan. 28 snowstorm
More than a dozen abandoned cars remain in the westbound lane of Highway 52 between Pelham and Helena on Jan. 30, 2014.
Benefit motorcycle ride helping Montevallo single mother of two undergoing breast cancer treatment
Mari Collins of Montevallo, with her sons Austin and Logan, is the focus of a benefit motorcycle ride happening on March 22 to raise money to help her cover medical expenses associated with her breast cancer treatment.
Fairhope looking into rules for film crews as latest movie production stirs debate
FAIRHOPE, Alabama -- With the Alabama legislature paving the way in 2009 with incentives for movies to be filmed in the state , Fairhope has been a destination for filmmakers.