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  1. Alabaster: Shops on Fulton Springs Road bring local flavor to AlabasterRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Sure, there's been plenty of growth in the city of Alabaster with the introduction of department stores, restaurants and other new businesses.

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  2. 9 things you probably don't know about Afghan HoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Alabama Live

    ... to look at, but -- like all animals -- there's a whole lot more to them than meets the eye. Martha Parks Powell of Alabaster, president of the accounting firm Parks, Powell & Associates, has been an Afghan Hound owner for at least 30 years, and ...

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  3. Ann JenningsRead the original story

    Sunday | Weirton Daily Times

    ... and is survived by her children Charles W. Jennings, Jr. (Sharon) of Charlotte, NC; Ann Rita Jacka (Paul) of Alabaster, AL; Thomas F. Jennings (Lois) of Chesterfield, VA; Susan Jennings Krantz (David) of Sylvania, OH; and Jonathan S. Jennings of ...

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  4. Former Alabaster restaurant, where the Rolling Stones once dined, is on the marketRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Alabama Live

    The property at 534 Industrial Road in Alabaster used to be home to Meadowlark Farms Restaurant, which opened in the 1970s.

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  5. Looking to beat the summer heat? Head to your local YMCA branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Alabama Live

    ALABASTER, Alabama -- On a recent hot summer day, a couple dozen children splashed and laughed in the pool as a pair of lifeguards remained vigilant while some parents and others lounged along the water's edge.

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  6. Former Chilton County sheriff's deputy, his wife face charges of inappropriate relationship with studentRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Alabama Live

    ... In that wreck, which happened around 7:20 a.m. June 19 along Highway 145, 45-year-old Christopher Alan Webster of Alabaster was killed and two others were injured. Investigators who were trying to determine if alcohol was a factor in the wreck found ...

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  7. Congressman Spencer Bachus: Need for 'sensible reform' in state, federal prisonsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Alabama Live

    ... for sensible reform in both our state and federal systems." The briefing comes a day after state Sen. Cam Ward, R-Alabaster, told a subcommittee of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee that Alabama's correctional system is "failed" and that "locking ...

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  8. Alabaster school gets grant that provides students fruits, vegetables as snacksRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Alabama Live

    ALABASTER, Alabama -- Alabaster's Meadow View Elementary School is getting a $50,000 grant that will provide snacks consisting of fresh fruits and vegetables to students during the upcoming academic year.

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  9. Open Carry VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Alabama Live

    John David Murphy an Alabaster resident planned to vote with a pistol by his side Tuesday July 15, 2014 but was met at the doors to First United Methodist Church in Alabaster by Shelby County Sheriffs Deputies.

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  10. Alabaster school district hires financial officer following departure of 'A-Team' memberRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Alabama Live

    Alabaster City Schools' new chief financial officer, Linda Agee, at left, talks with Sarita Tapscott, who is leaving the job to take a similar role in Muscle Shoals, following the Alabaster Board of Education meeting on Monday, July 14, 2014.

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  11. Alabaster City Council changing meeting times to help board memberRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Alabama Live

    The Alabaster City Council is changing its meeting schedule to the first and third Mondays in August and September to accommodate City Councilman Russell Bedsole's shift work as a sergeant at the Shelby County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. Alabaster gains, loses land in hopes of spurring Highway 119 developmentRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Alabama Live

    The City of Alabaster is annexing 3.2 acres along the east side of Highway 119, south of Thompson Road, in hopes of seeing the area developed.

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  13. 368px-Seal_of_Alabama.svg_Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Religion News Service

    ... with two loaded 15-round magazines on his belt when he tried to vote at the First United Methodist Church of Alabaster. Nor did it please Robert Kennedy when the same thing happened to him at First Baptist Church of Pelham. A founding member of the ...

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  14. Shelby County's Caldwell Mill Road, Cahaba Valley Trace resurfacing beginsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Alabama Live

    ... Road between CR-22 and Shelby Street. He also expects bids soon on the resurfacing of CR-26 between Columbiana and Alabaster's Saginaw area and the Alabama Department of Transportation's bridge replacement project on County Road 55 near Westover. ...

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  15. Cops converge on Alabaster's Thompson Middle School for active-shooter trainingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Alabama Live

    Shelby County Sheriff's Office patrol vehicles fill part of the parking lot at Alabaster's Thompson Middle School on Monday, July 14, 2014, for a training program focusing on situations involving active shooters.

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  16. Pelham celebrates 50 years with free party, ice skating, concert todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Alabama Live

    ... about some of the dreams he had," Hinds said. The idea was to form Pelham so the area would not become part of Alabaster. "I've got nothing against Alabaster," Hinds told a crowd gathered inside the Pelham Civic Complex and Ice Arena at the city's ...

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  17. Interstate 65: Crash between Pelham and Alabaster brings traffic to a crawlRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Alabama Live

    The I-65 jam is causing backups along nearby routes such as County Road 52 East and along U.S. 31 from south of Hoover through Alabaster.

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  18. State sheriffs' group wants clarification on issue of guns at polling sitesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Alabama Live

    John David Murphy, 55, of Alabaster talks about gun rights on June 4, 2014, after he was denied entry into a polling location for the primary election the previous day because he openly wore a holstered pistol.

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  19. Eelinktech -The Solicitous insight for being the Customer Oriented FirmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | PR Log

    Jul. 11, 2014 - ALABASTER, Ala. -- The GPS tracking devices have are turning out to be mandatory for the official as well as personal usage.

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  20. Birmingham's Rick Carter on recovery of stolen guitar: 'I didn't know whether to cry, laugh or jump for joy'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Alabama Live

    ... returned to him on July 9, fully intact and in its distinctive, sticker-covered case. Apparently, a young man from Alabaster -- Carter didn't catch his name -- bought the guitar and case from an unknown seller at a pool party in Alabaster in late ...

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