Decision on Baptist Health System coming in next few months

Decision on Baptist Health System coming in next few months

Shelby Baptist Medical Center likely will be operating under the umbrella of the Tenet Healthcare company and alongside Brookwood Medical Center by late February or ... Read more | Add your comment

Latest news

Salvation Army ‘Down tremendously’ in donations

The Salvation Army of Chilton and Shelby counties is hoping to avoid cuts to local charitable organizations by overcoming a significant fundraising deficit over the ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. PPD SWAT team trains in New Mexico | Add your comment
  2. Take the Polar Plunge for Special Olympics on Jan. 31 | Add your comment
  3. Firefighters train on new truck | Add your comment

The Latest

Causey hired as PHS head football coach

Causey hired as PHS head football coach

In a much-anticipated move, the Pelham Board of Education hired former Demopolis High School head football coach and Athletic Director Tom Causey to take the ... Read more | Add your comment

Pelham’s Wilkes selected to All-State Jazz Band

Pelham’s Wilkes selected to All-State Jazz Band

It all started when Aaron Wilkes decided to join the middle school band. Now, the trombone player and Pelham High School junior will represent Pelham ... Read more | Add your comment

Pelham family lights up Christmas

Pelham family lights up Christmas

If you drive down Shelby County 72 any evening in December, you may notice a glow coming from the area of Red Fox Drive. That ... Read more | Add your comment

LNLC students present ‘Snowmen at Christmas’

LNLC students present ‘Snowmen at Christmas’

The halls of Pelham’s Linda Nolen Learning Center were filled with holiday cheer on Dec. 17 as students presented their annual Christmas show to friends ... Read more | Add your comment

Local gymnasts take first at state meet

Local gymnasts take first at state meet

Gymnasts from Legacy Gymnastics put Pelham on the map, taking five first place titles and numerous other awards at the Alabama State Compulsory Gymnastics Tournament, ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. XTERRA returning to OMSP May 16 | Add your comment
  2. Carly’s Law study overcomes ‘biggest hurdle’ | Add your comment
  3. City Council appoints Storm Water Regulations Board | Add your comment
  4. AWC hosts Holiday Craft and Bake Sale | Add your comment
  5. Teachers learn to code at VIS | Add your comment
  6. PCS talks benefits of K-5 schools | Add your comment
  7. Sex charges dropped against former PHS assistant principal | Add your comment
  8. PHS to introduce academies | Add your comment
  9. Concern about hotel, conference center voiced during OMSP open house | Add your comment
  10. Pelham girl donates presents to Toys for Tots | Add your comment
  11. PPL donates nearly 100 books to RMS and VIS | Add your comment
  12. PCS plans for roughly $50 million system-wide building project | Add your comment
  13. PPD remembers and honors Philip Davis | Add your comment
  14. Ezell joins OMSP as superintendent | Add your comment
  15. Youth group holding Christmas tree sale fundraiser | Add your comment
  16. Volunteers recognized at RSVP brunch | Add your comment
  17. PPD remembers fallen officer | Add your comment
  18. Food truck regulations under discussion in Pelham | Add your comment
  19. Cops’ no-shave November raises $13,398 for charity | Add your comment
  20. Pelham flood mitigation project moving forward | Add your comment
  21. American Legion receives boost from community | Add your comment
  22. Pelham celebrates Christmas tree lighting | Add your comment
  23. Salvation Army looking to adopt record number of Angel Tree children | Add your comment
  24. Anytime Fitness brings Christmas to children | Add your comment

Sports

Pelham takes Shelby County Tournament Championship

Pelham takes Shelby County Tournament Championship

Playing on their home floor, Pelham took on a familiar opponent on Saturday, Dec. 20 in the championship game of the Shelby County Tournament. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Causey hired as PHS head football coach | Add your comment
  2. Demopolis football coach headed to Pelham Panthers | Add your comment
  3. Lady Warriors cruise in win over rival Pelham | Add your comment

Special Section

Editorials

OPINION: Again, LNLC is not a failing school

If you’ve ever spent any time at Pelham’s Linda Nolen Learning Center, I think you’d be hard-pressed to consider it a “failing school.” Read more | Add your comment

Conversations with Connie

Searching for scholarships

“One important fact to remember about finding scholarship money is that it takes work,” said Pelham ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Schools

Pair of local schools combating childhood obesity

Two schools in Shelby County recently got a healthy dose of financial help from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama to help combat childhood obesity ... Read more | Add your comment