Chelsea High School


Photos by Kyle Parmley.

Chelsea High School is growing, and not just in student population numbers. In early March, construction started on an addition to the school that will house 21 classrooms and one science lab. more

Mar 28, 2017 7:39 PM Chelsea Schools

Sam Towery

Photo courtesy of Cari Dean.

Michael Stallings said he is excited about the prospects of the 2017 season for the Chelsea High School baseball team. more

Feb 24, 2017 7:07 PM Sports


Photo courtesy of Eric St. John.

Two local high schools competed and placed in the 76th Walter Trumbauer Secondary Theatre Festival at UNA. It featured more than 100 schools across the state and more than 2,000 students competing in one-act plays. more

Feb 24, 2017 5:48 PM Chelsea Schools

Chelsea Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Chelsea's girls basketball team saw its season come to a close with a sub-regional loss at Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa on Monday. more

Feb 14, 2017 4:36 AM Sports

Chelsea Basketball

Kyle Parmley

The Spain Park and Chelsea girls basketball teams each lost in their respective area finals on Friday night. more

Feb 11, 2017 3:42 AM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

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The Spain Park, Oak Mountain, Chelsea and Briarwood Christian boys basketball teams went 0-4 on Thursday night in their respective area tournaments. Only Briarwood is still alive in the playoffs. more

Feb 10, 2017 4:48 AM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

Kyle Parmley

The Spain Park and Chelsea girls basketball teams won the first games of their respective area tournaments on Wednesday night, while Oak Mountain saw its season come to an end. more

Feb 9, 2017 4:08 AM Sports

Spain Park Basketball

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See where local basketball teams stand entering the final week of regular season action. more

Jan 31, 2017 2:01 AM Sports


Photo by Cari Dean.

Although the team hit a rough patch in December, it has rebounded and is playing some of its best basketball as the regular season nears its end. more

Jan 27, 2017 4:45 PM Sports


Staff photo.

It remains to be seen which of the underclassmen will seize the opportunity to become key contributors this spring for the Hornets, but Chelsea has an ace in the hole that should make that process less stressful. more

Jan 27, 2017 4:43 PM Sports


Photo courtesy of the office of Gary Palmer.

The students come from 15 high schools, two military preparatory schools and one university, and they were recognized, along with their families, at a reception at Vestavia Hills City Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 17. more

Jan 27, 2017 4:30 PM Schools

Chelsea City Council

Erica Techo

The students of Out of the Blue, Chelsea High School’s show choir, are raising money for risers, classroom equipment, trips, uniforms/costumes and choir fees. more

Jan 19, 2017 11:34 PM Chelsea Schools

Chelsea Basketball

Kyle Parmley

The Chelsea High School basketball teams suffered losses to Helena on Tuesday night more

Jan 18, 2017 4:45 AM Sports

Chelsea Basketball

Submitted photo

Chelsea won three games in three days and has now won eight straight. more

Dec 30, 2016 4:30 PM Sports


Photo courtesy of Cari Dean.

Chelsea head boys basketball coach Nick Baumbaugh said he believes Joseph Lanzi deserves plenty of credit, but Lanzi is focused on more than himself. more

Dec 28, 2016 7:55 PM Sports


Erica Techo

Robert Kirk, an environmental science teacher at Chelsea High School, has brought the concepts of popular escape rooms into his lesson plans. more

Dec 28, 2016 7:27 PM Chelsea Schools

Spain Park Basketball

Kyle Parmley

Oak Mountain and Spain Park competed in local basketball tournaments last week. more

Dec 26, 2016 8:03 PM Sports

Chelsea Basketball

Photo courtesy of Cari Dean

The Chelsea High boys basketball team knocked off Southside on Monday night. more

Dec 20, 2016 3:53 PM Sports

Chelsea Basketball

Photo courtesy of Cari Dean

Michaella Edwards led the Lady Hornets with 35 points, as both Chelsea teams won on Tuesday night. more

Dec 14, 2016 1:18 PM Sports

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Photo by Caroline Carmichael.

Chelsea High School senior Matthew Valentine is teaming up with the Chelsea Dairy Queen, where he works, to provide gifts for families and children in need. more

Dec 13, 2016 12:14 AM People/Places

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