Thursday May 9
Construction of Sylvan Springs town complex delayed by weather but it's "taking shape"
Construction work continues -- slowly but steadily -- on the long-awaited new municipal complex in Sylvan Springs, but it's not moving nearly fast enough to satisfy the mayor of that small West Jefferson community.
The GopherHole arts and crafts fair returns to Hueytown next weekend
The GopherHole Arts, Crafts & Gifts Spring/Easter show returns to the Brooklane Community Center in Hueytown, Saturday, March 23, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. There will 43 booths on the inside of the community center and 10 on the outside, she said in an email Thursday.
"Long-term dream" comes true in Sylvan Springs as new municipal complex nears completion
Sylvan Springs Mayor Stevan Parsons shows a visitor the construction of the town's new municipal center.
Ensley Chamber of Commerce sought west Jefferson, Birmingham merger;...
MARCH 12, 1963 -- The Ensley Chamber of Commerce proposed merging with Birmingham the towns of Maytown, Sylvan Springs and land owned by TCI, Wodward Iron, and Alabama By Products, a move that would add 47 square miles to the city.
Suspected arrested following chase in stolen car through western Jefferson County
Authorities arrested a Bessemer man who is accused of stealing a car, leading deputies on a chase and fleeing on foot after crashing the vehicle.