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Erica Techo

The twice-annual sale raises money for Asbury United Methodist Church's children and youth ministries. more

Feb 24, 2017 9:52 PM People/Places


Photos by Erica Techo.

Salvaged Weldon Store materials to be repurposed throughout city. more

Feb 24, 2017 8:28 PM People/Places

Soccer Post

Photos by Erica Techo.

Soccer has long been something Chelsea resident Michael Houghton has enjoyed. Now, he’s hoping to share that passion with others through his new soccer gear store, Soccer Post. more

Feb 24, 2017 8:07 PM Businesses

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Photo courtesy of David Bobo.

From family-friendly fun runs to a high-intensity 50K, here are a few options to get active or get involved this month. more

Feb 24, 2017 5:38 PM People/Places


Photo courtesy of Russell Redford.

March offers a new opportunity to give back through the game of golf. more

Feb 24, 2017 5:29 PM People/Places

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Erica Techo

The 13 mayors from Shelby County gave updates on their municipalities during the Greater Shelby Chamber of Commerce’s “State of our Communities” luncheon on Feb. 22. more

Feb 22, 2017 11:05 PM Businesses

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Erica Techo

On Dec. 26, Chelsea resident Mia Carter used an automated external defibrillator to administer a potentially life-saving shock to James Livings, who collapsed at the Chelsea Community Center. more

Feb 22, 2017 3:02 AM News

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Erica Techo

Palmer addressed a crowd of more than 100 people during a chamber sponsored Eggs and Issues breakfast at the Hyatt Regency on Feb. 21. more

Feb 21, 2017 7:48 PM News

Trent Richardson

Photo courtesy of Hoover Police Department

Richardson was taken to the Hoover Jail after an argument with a woman turned physical, police said. more

Feb 17, 2017 2:58 PM News

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Erica Techo

The bond issue was proposed at the Association of County Commissions of Alabama’s 2017 legislative conference, according to the resolution, and received unanimous support of the 53 counties in attendance. more

Feb 13, 2017 9:27 PM News

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Erica Techo

Selena Harrison with Ripple 511 shared social media strategies with the Chelsea Business Alliance. more

Feb 8, 2017 10:41 PM Businesses

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Erica Techo

The council approve resolutions to authorize the payment for an additional Shelby County contract law enforcement officer and to make an amendment to the 2016-17 budget for Chelsea Fire & Rescue Department. more

Feb 8, 2017 3:32 AM News

Shelby County Planning Commission

Erica Techo

The planning commission also approved Jim Davis as vice chair from March 2017 until the last meeting in February 2018. more

Feb 7, 2017 1:56 AM News

Alabama State Parks will have prescribed burns at two locations in Oak Mountain State Park in February/ March of this year. more

Feb 6, 2017 11:07 PM News

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Erica Techo

Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham Executive Director Charles Ball spoke at the Feb. 2 South Shelby Chamber of Commerce luncheon. more

Feb 3, 2017 2:12 AM Businesses


Courtesy of the Shelby County Sheriff's Office

The suspect was last seen behind the Publix in Chelsea. more

Jan 30, 2017 11:14 PM News


Photos courtesy of Ashley Evans.

Brad Evans realized they would be together forever early on in their relationship as well, and said a 1999 trip to Summer Jam, a church youth camp in Panama City Beach, solidified those feelings. more

Jan 27, 2017 5:44 PM People/Places


Photos by Erica Techo.

Canine Country Club dog kennel opens facility on Chelsea Road. more

Jan 27, 2017 5:04 PM Businesses


Renderings courtesy of Brad Bailey.

Bailey and his family first considered opening a car wash a few years back, when they were looking for a “recession-resistant” business. more

Jan 27, 2017 5:02 PM Businesses


Photo courtesy of Dale Carrell.

The school added a prep room, safety cabinets for chemicals, five sinks with water and gas lines and extra storage, which helps facilitate labs for a variety of classes. more

Jan 27, 2017 4:13 PM Private Schools

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