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Helena Freddy’s delays opening to late July

The new Helena location of Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers has announced there will be a delay in ...

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Back in full swing: SCS summer camp sees high attendance at 2022 sessions

This year’s activities and field trips mark a return to the normal offerings of pre-pandemic years, according to ...

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County Commission approves landfill expansion project

The Commission approved a resolution for the expansion of the municipal solid waste disposal area at the landfill ...


Freddy’s in Helena announces July opening date

The restaurant, which will be located near the intersection of Alabama 261 and Shelby County 52, will open ...

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Shelby County job fair for all set for July

58 INC, Shelby County’s Economic Development Corporation, the Alabama Career Center of Alabaster and The Shelby County Chamber ...

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County Commission approves selection of new county engineer

The Shelby County Commission has approved the candidate selected to serve as the next county engineer.


Helena Steakhouse aims to bring southern classics to the table

The idea of owning a restaurant where she can feature the recipes she learned as a small child ...


10U Huskies win Diamond Cup State Championship

The players of the 10U Helena Huskies baseball team celebrated a big win at this year’s Diamond Cup ...

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Girl Scout space camp teaches girls to aim for the stars

Throughout the week of June 13-17, several Shelby and Chilton County girls participated in a fun-filled Star Wars ...


Katie Britt wins GOP Senate nomination in 2022 Primary Runoff Election

Republican candidate Katie Britt officially won the Senate bid in the 2022 Alabama Primary Runoff Election on Tuesday, ...

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Allen wins Secretary of State Republican nomination; Flowers wins Gov. Democratic nomination

Wes Allen won the Primary Election runoff for the Republican Secretary of State nomination, and Yolanda Rochelle Flowers ...

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Spann wins runoff for Shelby County Circuit Court Judge seat

Attorney Jonathan Spann won the June 21 primary runoff election for the Shelby County Circuit Court Judge Place ...

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Welborn takes Republican nomination for District Judge, Place 1 in runoff

Erin Welborn has cemented herself as the Republican nominee to fill the spot of Shelby County District Judge, ...


Helena’s Old Town Live celebrates family with Rock & Roll Playhouse

Families soaked up the sunshine and reveled in some summer fun at Helena’s latest Old Town Live on ...

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‘They deserve it:’ Hundreds attend Shelby County Senior Picnic

More than 500 residents attended the event, which featured live entertainment from Birmingham native Taylor Hicks, the Season ...

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