New year brings fresh challenge

New year brings fresh challenge

“Where have you been?” Pelham High School’s new bookkeeper Bridgett Hand asks with surprise. After meeting her in December, I’ve been consumed at my end ... Read more

Park provides perfect habitat for longleaf pine

Longleaf Pine, Pinus palustris, once covered about two-thirds of the state. Read more

Gaining perspective from a trafficking survivor

Gaining perspective from a trafficking survivor

“When I see a teenage girl, I see a target,” said Tajuan McCarty, Founder of WellHouse Ministries. Her words silence the chatter. Read more

Winning tradition of artistry

Winning tradition of artistry

“Congrats! Check your email. Did you see?” I texted using Remind—a messaging app for teachers and students—that allows text messages without exchanging phone numbers. Read more

Employees keep park functioning

Did you know that there are many people that keep Oak Mountain State Park running for you to be able to enjoy? Read more

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  4. Celebrating devoted teachers
  5. Taking a Bow
  6. Take the plunge for Special Olympics
  7. Guided trail rides to resume this spring
  8. Teaching Life
  9. What Pelham kids do
  10. Park provides enjoyment during winter, too
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Conversations with Connie

Cinderella with a twist

Opening night generates electricity into Pelham High School’s atmosphere. This year’s musical, “Cinderella,” with Special Arrangements by Rodgers and Hammerstein carries added excitement due to ... Read more

Arts advantage

“I am in my second year of medical school at the University of South Alabama and art is integral to my ability to retain the ... Read more

Spring filled with activities at PHS

As Spring Break wanes and schools face the home stretch leading to graduation, spring ’16 is filled with testing dates, spring plans and graduation ceremony ... Read more

Talent revealed at Write Night

“I’m still in awe. It was so good, real, sincere, loved,” said Dr. Barbara Regan of her first Write Night experience. Read more

Resurrecting debate

“Presenting is so much easier for me since I’ve had debate. We were all getting ready to present in a class—and I was confident. I ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Adjustments come with a new school year

"If it helps school start in the new addition, aren't you willing to park far away?" my 13-year-old asked. Read more