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UPDATE: Shelby County now has 5 confirmed deaths from COVID-19

By ALEC ETHEREDGE | Managing Editor With more than 800 tests now administered in Shelby County, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases has risen ... Read more

2 hours ago by Alec Etheredge.

Alabaster implements curfew due to COVID-19

Following Gov. Kay Ivey’s stay-at-home order on Friday, April 3, the city of Alabaster has implemented a curfew for the city to also help stop ... Read more

3 hours ago by Alec Etheredge.

ADPH making more COVID-19 numbers available

By EMILY SPARACINO | Staff Writer and ALEC ETHEREDGE | Managing Editor Since Gov. Kay Ivey issued a stay-at-home order on the afternoon of Friday, ... Read more

1 day ago by Alec Etheredge.

Sarah Ashlee Barker named state’s Miss Basketball winner

A stellar career has now come to an end for Spain Park senior Sarah Ashlee Barker, but it full feels complete after the announcement was ... Read more

1 day ago by Alec Etheredge.

Montevallo puts in place citywide curfew

On Friday, April 3, about the same time Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced a stay-at-home order for the state, the city of Montevallo set in ... Read more

1 day ago by Alec Etheredge.

Gov. Ivey issues stay-at-home order for Alabama

A week shy of a month into Alabama’s battle with COVID-19, Gov. Kay Ivey issued a stay-at-home order for the state on Friday, April 3, ... Read more

2 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

SCS shares electronic learning, graduation plans for students

Shelby County Schools leaders have shared the district’s eLearning Instructional Plan for students and updates for seniors preparing to graduate this school year. Read more

2 days ago by Emily Sparacino.

McCarty concerned about grocery workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Wilsonville Mayor Lee McCarty said grocery store workers and others interacting with the public on a daily basis are among those he is most concerned ... Read more

2 days ago by Scott Mims.

Alabaster CityFest 2020 canceled

The Alabaster Arts Council announced on Friday, April 3, that Alabaster CityFest 2020, which was to be held on June 6 on the grounds of ... Read more

2 days ago by Briana Harris.

New restaurant Anvil Pub surviving pandemic

“We’ve really been impressed with the support we’ve gotten from our community,” Gerrit French said. “People enjoy the food, but they’re also interested in the ... Read more

2 days ago by Stephen Dawkins.

SCSO to close front lobby and make changes to operations

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has implemented some operational changes amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

2 days ago by Briana Harris.

UPDATE: Shelby County confirmed COVID-19 cases reaches 100

A busy 24 hours of confirmed cases of COVID-19 across Alabama and Shelby County saw the state total increase by more than 150 cases, while ... Read more

3 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Alabaster’s Chick-fil-A reopens

Chick-fil-A in Alabaster reopened on Wednesday, April 1, after being closed for a bit more than a week. Read more

3 days ago by Briana Harris.

Residents take on home improvement projects during quarantine

“There’s definitely a lot of people that are at home and catching up on whether it’s the honey-do list or things they’ve been putting off ... Read more

3 days ago by Stephen Dawkins.

19th annual Buck Creek Festival postponed

In light of the rapidly developing COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and its effect on public gatherings, organizers of Helena's Buck Creek Festival have elected to reschedule this ... Read more

3 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

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