Pelham may name permanent superintendent April 22

Pelham may name permanent superintendent April 22

The Pelham Board of Education has announced an April 22 specially called meeting “for the purpose of considering the appointment of a permanent superintendent and ... Read more | Add your comment

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Pelham brings awareness to parental alienation

As part of nationally recognized Child Abuse Awareness Month, Pelham Mayor Gary Waters proclaimed April 20 through 26 as Parental Alienation Prevention Week and April ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Helping Heroes | Add your comment
  2. Dr. Mike Shaw retiring after 35 years as pastor | Add your comment
  3. “Smart Investing” in Pelham schools | Add your comment

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Man charged with child sex abuse

A Pelham Police search ended with the arrest of a Montevallo man on charges of rape in the first degree, sodomy in the first degree ... Read more | Add your comment

VES opening new adaptive playground

VES opening new adaptive playground

Valley Elementary School will celebrate the completion of the first phase of the PTO’s project to build an adaptive playground for the school. On April ... Read more | Add your comment

Sentencing delayed for attempted cop killer convict

A Birmingham man who was found guilty in March of attempting to kill a police officer will not learn his sentence until late June after ... Read more | Add your comment

Former DHR employee pleads not guilty to sex charges

A former Shelby County Department of Human Resources employee has pleaded not guilty to multiple sex-related charges after police said he allegedly had inappropriate contact ... Read more | Add your comment

Shelby County students dress for success

Shelby County students dress for success

Dressing for success was the theme of the morning at the Linda Nolen Learning Center in Pelham as a group of Project SEARCH and Chelsea ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Little Panthers | Add your comment
  2. Pelham City School System welcomes new addition | Add your comment
  3. ‘I was trapped:’ Locals face flood’s aftermath | Add your comment
  4. Living history at Valley Intermediate | Add your comment
  5. I-65 north car fire: no injuries reported | Add your comment
  6. Buck Creek Festival on schedule | Add your comment
  7. Planning Commission approves subdivision | Add your comment
  8. Pelham barbershop celebrates 30 years of clipping | Add your comment
  9. Pelham BOE position open | Add your comment
  10. Shop Local supports vendors | Add your comment
  11. Easter egg hunt coming to Pelham | Add your comment
  12. Pelham to repave 23 roads | Add your comment
  13. Will your water costs rise? | Add your comment
  14. Pelham’s spending “on target” | Add your comment
  15. Pelham approves CDA | Add your comment
  16. Traffic a concern for proposed apartment complex | Add your comment
  17. PHOTO GALLERY: Police, firefighters rescue stranded residents | Add your comment
  18. Water rescue: Pelham residents pulled from flooded homes | Add your comment
  19. ‘Month’s’ worth of rain causes floods, evacuations | Add your comment
  20. Bibles used to smuggle drugs into jail | Add your comment
  21. Valley Intermediate goes to D.C. | Add your comment
  22. Pelham’s got talent | Add your comment
  23. Pelham man arrested on child pornography charges | Add your comment
  24. Spree robber sentenced to prison time | Add your comment


Pelham’s Allison named boys’ basketball All-County POY

Pelham’s Allison named boys’ basketball All-County POY

Pelham guard Zach Allison has been selected as the Shelby County Reporter Player of the Year for boys basketball. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Pelham girls golf participates in Hills Tournament | Add your comment
  2. Panthers push past Jaguars in thriller | Add your comment
  3. Playing together, staying together | Add your comment

Special Section


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

Watching while waiting at PHS

“There are 44 days until graduation,” PHS Senior Jessica Lingle said. Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor


Pelham takes next step in school system formation

The Pelham Board of Education’s newly hired lawyers said a July 1, 2014 formation date will not be impossible for the upcoming school system, but ... Read more | Add your comment