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

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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

  1. Sign urges speeders to slow down | Add your comment
  2. Man sentenced for trafficking meth in Pelham | Add your comment
  3. Pelham Library offers teen reading clubs | Add your comment

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City Council adopts financial policies and procedures

City Council adopts financial policies and procedures

The Pelham City Council adopted the City of Pelham Financial Management Policies during a July 21 meeting, officially committing the city to following a set ... Read more | Add your comment

Governor Bentley visits Carly’s Law families

Governor Bentley visits Carly’s Law families

Governor Robert Bentley visited Pelham City Hall on July 22 to meet with several of the families who lobbied for the passage of Carly’s Law. Read more | Add your comment

Pelham United: city partners with YMCA to start soccer program

Pelham United: city partners with YMCA to start soccer program

A partnership between the city of Pelham and the YMCA will bring Pelham United, a competitive soccer program, to the city this fall. Parks and ... Read more | Add your comment

Fundraising goal set for Carly’s Clubhouse

Fundraising goal set for Carly’s Clubhouse

Two weeks after receiving support from the Pelham City Council, the Carly’s Clubhouse project has rapidly advanced and begun to take shape. Dustin Chandler, Pelham ... Read more | Add your comment

Former assistant principal pleads not guilty to sex charges

A Shelby County Circuit Court judge will decide in September if he will uphold charges against a former Pelham High School assistant principal who has ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. City Council appoints board members | Add your comment
  2. Career training at Pelham Public Library | Add your comment
  3. McElroy headlines ‘Bama Bash’ | Add your comment
  4. Personnel Board reviews military leave and employee evaluation | Add your comment
  5. First Baptist Church of Pelham tries something new | Add your comment
  6. PCS buses get ready to roll | Add your comment
  7. Pelham man charged with murder awaiting trial in Georgia | Add your comment
  8. Moms Mingle gives moms a night out | Add your comment
  9. Program rewarding county kids for character | Add your comment
  10. Pelham’s Golden Jubilee draws thousands | Add your comment
  11. Mooney wins District 43 runoff | Add your comment
  12. Palmer wins Republican nomination for 6th Congressional District seat | Add your comment
  13. Ballantrae to host Get Golf Ready | Add your comment
  14. Jerry Tracey to lead tornado safety program | Add your comment
  15. BOE approves three principals for PCS | Add your comment
  16. Planning Commission continues Burger King decision | Add your comment
  17. Police and Fire departments get new equipment | Add your comment
  18. Who’s ready to celebrate? | Add your comment
  19. OMSP hosts 2014 Alabama State Games BMX championship | Add your comment
  20. Secretary of State reminds voters of party primary elections | Add your comment
  21. ‘From the garden to the jar’: Pelham Public Library hosts canning program | Add your comment
  22. ‘Recognize, resist and report’: campers learn about predators | Add your comment
  23. Campers visit with bomb-sniffing K-9 | Add your comment
  24. City Council approves Indian Lake Drive property rezoning | 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

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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