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

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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

  1. Sentencing delayed for attempted cop killer convict | Add your comment
  2. Former DHR employee pleads not guilty to sex charges | Add your comment
  3. Shelby County students dress for success | Add your comment

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Little Panthers

Little Panthers

“It’s all about trying your best, that’s all we want from you,” Pelham High School soccer coach Patrick McDonald said to the group of boy ... Read more | Add your comment

Pelham City School System welcomes new addition

Pelham City School System welcomes new addition

The Pelham Board of Education welcomed Pam Phifer to the Pelham City Schools staff during an April 14 meeting. The school board voted to hire ... Read more | Add your comment

‘I was trapped:’ Locals face flood’s aftermath

‘I was trapped:’ Locals face flood’s aftermath

Imagine waking up to find water rushing into your home. It sounds like a nightmare, but this is exactly what Chandalar Court resident, Kim McTune, ... Read more | Add your comment

Living history at Valley Intermediate

Living history at Valley Intermediate

Sometimes history can be boring, with its memorization of names and dates, but not at Valley Intermediate School. On Friday morning, April 11, fourth grade ... Read more | Add your comment

I-65 north car fire: no injuries reported

The Pelham Police and Fire Departments responded to a car fire on Interstate 65 north, just south of exit 242, around 7 a.m. April 11. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Buck Creek Festival on schedule | Add your comment
  2. Planning Commission approves subdivision | Add your comment
  3. Pelham barbershop celebrates 30 years of clipping | Add your comment
  4. Pelham BOE position open | Add your comment
  5. Shop Local supports vendors | Add your comment
  6. Easter egg hunt coming to Pelham | Add your comment
  7. Pelham to repave 23 roads | Add your comment
  8. Will your water costs rise? | Add your comment
  9. Pelham’s spending “on target” | Add your comment
  10. Pelham approves CDA | Add your comment
  11. Traffic a concern for proposed apartment complex | Add your comment
  12. PHOTO GALLERY: Police, firefighters rescue stranded residents | Add your comment
  13. Water rescue: Pelham residents pulled from flooded homes | Add your comment
  14. ‘Month’s’ worth of rain causes floods, evacuations | Add your comment
  15. Bibles used to smuggle drugs into jail | Add your comment
  16. Valley Intermediate goes to D.C. | Add your comment
  17. Pelham’s got talent | Add your comment
  18. Pelham man arrested on child pornography charges | Add your comment
  19. Spree robber sentenced to prison time | Add your comment
  20. Reviving the Civic Complex | Add your comment
  21. Pelham BOE president named hall of famer | Add your comment
  22. Carly’s Law officially passed | Add your comment
  23. PHS Color Guard is best in Alabama | Add your comment
  24. Pelham BOE continues to make progress | Add your comment


Pelham girls golf participates in Hills Tournament

The Pelham girls golf team competed at the Hike The Hills Golf tournament March 31-April 1. The team finished in 10th place out of ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Panthers push past Jaguars in thriller | Add your comment
  2. Playing together, staying together | Add your comment
  3. Pelham youth hockey hosting 3-on-3 league | Add your comment

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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

Golfing for the future

“As we transition to having fewer students, it’s even more important that we all work together ... 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