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Libraries gearing up for summer reading programs

Although the novel coronavirus pandemic has changed how certain activities can be offered, staff members are hard at work to provide programs that are engaging, ... Read more

17 hours ago by Emily Sparacino.

Student of the Week: Matthew Bray

Student of the Week: May 24, 2020 Name: Matthew Bray School: Oak Mountain High School Grade: 12th What’s your favorite subject in school? Social sciences/Latin ... Read more

18 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Respite ministry plans Drive-by Summer Kickoff Parade for June 1

NORTH SHELBY — Volunteers and staff from Anchor Community Respite Ministry at Asbury United Methodist Church will hold a Drive-By Summer Kick-Off Parade for program ... Read more

21 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Asbury to reopen food pantry in June

Organizers are asking for donations of food and hygiene items in anticipation of a larger-than-normal influx of customers. Read more

23 hours ago by Emily Sparacino.

UPDATE: County COVID-19 numbers see decline following Tuesday’s surge

Following a sharp increase of 33 cases in a 24-hour span between Monday and Tuesday earlier in the week, the number of new COVID-19 cases ... Read more

2 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Hoover Historical Society installs new officers

The Hoover Historical Society installed its new officers and honored other members for their work at a small ceremony at the Hoover-Randle House on May ... Read more

2 days ago by Emily Sparacino.

Hoover announces city personnel changes

The city of Hoover announced several personnel changes that have taken place this month at City Hall. Read more

2 days ago by Emily Sparacino.

UPDATE: County sees slight surge in COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours

Over the last three weeks, Shelby County has seen consistent decreases in confirmed cases of COVID-19 with less than 40 cases per week, but in ... Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

County has 3 named to North All-Star baseball team

For three rising seniors in Shelby County, their 2020 junior seasons were cut short, but luckily they still have one more season ahead of them ... Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Briarwood has 2 named to North-South team

While the 2020 edition of All-Star sports week won’t take place in Montgomery this year due to the outbreak of COVID-19, the AHSAA and the ... Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Spain Park’s Widra named to North All-Star team

Annabelle Widra has been making her mark on the county since her eighth-grade year as a starter for the Spain Park softball team. Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Several named to North-South boys soccer team

While COVID-19 cut the 2020 boys soccer season short and canceled this summer’s All-Star Week, Alabama High School Athletic Directors and Coaches Association still releasing ... Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

County has 4 named to girls’ soccer North All-Star team

With three No. 1 teams this season, the 2020 soccer season was set to be an impressive one for local girls’ soccer teams until the ... Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Local YMCA branches to reopen to members June 1 

The YMCA of Greater Birmingham will reopen its branches to members on Monday, June 1, nearly two months after the COVID-19 outbreak prompted facility closures. Read more

4 days ago by Emily Sparacino.

Department of Labor warns of unemployment benefit scams

The Alabama Department of Labor is warning unemployment compensation recipients to beware of scammers who may be seeking to fraudulently obtain unemployment benefits. These individuals ... Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

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