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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

40 mins 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.

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.

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.

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.

UPDATE: County nears 100 COVID-19 cases, state surpasses 1,100

The day after the first two deaths were confirmed from COVID-19 in Shelby County, the confirmed number of cases rose by just three from 86 ... Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Helena First Baptist Church holds drive-In worship

Most local churches have decided to cancel in-person services due to the spread of COVID-19, however the First Baptist Church in Helena found a way ... Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Freddy’s, Dunkin’ joining Chick-fil-A and others in Helena

A business development that was approved by the Helena Council last year is set to bring several new businesses to the city including Chick-fil-A, Freddy’s, ... Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

$150k approved for Helena distance learning

HELENA — The Helena City Council has approved a total of $150,000 for Helena schools, including $25,000 to each of the four schools and an ... Read more

5 days ago by Scott Mims.

Shelby County coroner shares message following first two COVID-19 deaths

It was confirmed on Tuesday morning, March 31, that Shelby County had its first two confirmed deaths from COVID-19, but Shelby County coroner Lina Evans ... Read more

5 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

BREAKING: First two deaths confirmed from COVID-19 in Shelby County

As Shelby County's confirmed number of COVID-19 cases continue to rise, along with the state, sad news came on the morning of Tuesday, March 31, ... Read more

5 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

UPDATE: Shelby County surpasses 80 confirmed COVID-19 cases

While Shelby County only had a marginal increase of six confirmed cases of COVID-19 between Sunday night and the night of Monday, March 30, bringing ... Read more

6 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

UPDATE: Weekend sees COVID-19 count near 80 in Shelby County

After a large increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases near the end of last week across both Shelby County and the state, numbers over the weekend ... Read more

7 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

UPDATE: Shelby County nears 70 confirmed cases of COVID-19

By EMILY SPARACINO | Staff Writer and ALEC ETHEREDGE | Managing Editor Numbers continue to rise as more tests come back positive for COVID-19, and ... Read more

1 week ago by Alec Etheredge.

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