PCS to participate in Blazer BEST

PCS to participate in Blazer BEST

The Pelham City School System is partnering with UAB to bring the 2014 Blazer Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology Program to Riverchase Middle School and ... Read more | Add your comment

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‘Unscripted’ features local photographers

Gretchen B. Photography in Helena is hosting the gallery’s annual “Unscripted” photography exhibition on Aug. 3 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Pelham BOE approves key partnerships | Add your comment
  2. Pelham receives top bond credit rating | Add your comment
  3. Sheriff’s Office: robbery suspects ‘at large’ | Add your comment

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Sales tax holiday is Aug. 1-3

Sales tax holiday is Aug. 1-3

Once again, cities and counties across Alabama are welcoming the new school year with the ninth annual back-to-school sales tax holiday. From Friday, Aug. 1, ... Read more | Add your comment

Donated van a ‘game changer’ for Backpack Buddies

Donated van a ‘game changer’ for Backpack Buddies

The first time Backpack Buddies Program Director Stephanie Grissom saw the large new cargo van pull up at the program’s headquarters off Valleydale Road, she ... Read more | Add your comment

PHS Thespians make their mark

PHS Thespians make their mark

Troupe 6004, Pelham High School’s chapter of the International Thespian Society, made their mark at the International Thespian Festival in Lincoln, Neb., this summer. Read more | Add your comment

Sign urges speeders to slow down

Sign urges speeders to slow down

Drivers might notice a new speed radar sign on the road in neighborhoods around Pelham, a new part of the Pelham Police Department’s effort to ... Read more | Add your comment

Man sentenced for trafficking meth in Pelham

A Gilbertown man will spend the next three years in prison after pleading guilty on June 4 to trafficking methamphetamine. The guilty plea follows a ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Pelham Library offers teen reading clubs | Add your comment
  2. City Council adopts financial policies and procedures | Add your comment
  3. Governor Bentley visits Carly’s Law families | Add your comment
  4. Pelham United: city partners with YMCA to start soccer program | Add your comment
  5. Fundraising goal set for Carly’s Clubhouse | Add your comment
  6. Former assistant principal pleads not guilty to sex charges | Add your comment
  7. City Council appoints board members | Add your comment
  8. Career training at Pelham Public Library | Add your comment
  9. McElroy headlines ‘Bama Bash’ | Add your comment
  10. Personnel Board reviews military leave and employee evaluation | Add your comment
  11. First Baptist Church of Pelham tries something new | Add your comment
  12. PCS buses get ready to roll | Add your comment
  13. Pelham man charged with murder awaiting trial in Georgia | Add your comment
  14. Moms Mingle gives moms a night out | Add your comment
  15. Program rewarding county kids for character | Add your comment
  16. Pelham’s Golden Jubilee draws thousands | Add your comment
  17. Mooney wins District 43 runoff | Add your comment
  18. Palmer wins Republican nomination for 6th Congressional District seat | Add your comment
  19. Ballantrae to host Get Golf Ready | Add your comment
  20. Jerry Tracey to lead tornado safety program | Add your comment
  21. BOE approves three principals for PCS | Add your comment
  22. Planning Commission continues Burger King decision | Add your comment
  23. Police and Fire departments get new equipment | Add your comment
  24. Who’s ready to celebrate? | Add your comment

Sports

McElroy headlines ‘Bama Bash’

McElroy headlines ‘Bama Bash’

The Shelby County University of Alabama Alumni Chapter used few “friends” to help out a good cause on July 18.The chapter hosted the “Bama Bash,” ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Ballantrae to host Get Golf Ready | Add your comment
  2. Pelham football participates in 7-on-7 | Add your comment
  3. Pelham 11u All-Stars take Metro tournament | 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

Pelham schools now live

“We have a phone that we can call out on, but we can’t get incoming calls ... 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