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Alabama legislators speak to the audience at the Legislative Preview luncheon on Jan. 15.

Leah Ingram Eagle

Three of the 11 of who represent Shelby County are running for higher offices. Read more

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The city had $602 million in new construction in 2019, Mayor Frank Brocato said in his 2020 state-of-the-city speech. Read more

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Shelby Co Commission Jan. 13

Leah Ingram Eagle

The Talladega County Commission will have a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 13. Even if they are for the bridge, it can’t be built unless Shelby County is also for it since it will affect the roads in both counties. Read more

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Chelsea City Council Jan. 7

Leah Ingram Eagle

The 11 inaugural members were approved during Tuesday night's city council meeting. Read more

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Photos by Jon Anderson and Erin Nelson.

Hoover City Council President Gene Smith has announced he is challenging current Mayor Frank Brocato for the mayor’s chair in the Aug. 25 election, and other names are floating around as potential candidates for the mayor’s race as well. Read more

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The 2020 Pelham Polar Plunge, a fundraiser for Special Olympics of Alabama put on by the Pelham Police Department, will be Saturday, Jan. 18, at 9 a.m. Read more

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During the Dec. 23 Shelby County Commission meeting, Councilman Kevin Morris said that through Ellis’ efforts, the state law was amended and adapted to include an evaluation process. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Lisa Booher.

The second longest running Birmingham Track Club race returns for its 43rd year later this month. Adam’s Heart Runs, one of the club’s most popular annual events, will be at Oak Mountain State Park on Saturday, Jan. 25. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Saint Mark the Evangelist.

Tucked just off Alabama 119 at Brook Highland, the campus of Saint Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church recently expanded its campus. On Nov. 17, the new Parish Center, that will serve the 1,200-family congregation, was dedicated. Read more

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New Chelsea Fire Station

Photos by Erin Nelson.

Station 33 is designed to house five people 24 hours a day, which it will in the future as more staff is added. For now, the station will be staffed with two people who will run the fire truck and rescue transport unit. Read more

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New intersection on 280

Photo by Erin Nelson.

The light began functioning Dec. 13 and allows traffic from the access road to turn left and right onto U.S. 280. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

Mark Davis has embarked on a new project to create a permanent monument for all military members from Alabama killed in action in the War on Terror since 9/11, and the city of Hoover has agreed to let it be built on city property at Veterans Park. Read more

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Chelsea City Council 12/17

Leah Ingram Eagle

Samuel Parsons of the Regional Planning Committee of Greater Birmingham gave an update during the Dec. 17 meeting. Read more

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Now, a traffic study will be conducted to determine if speed tables are indeed merited and welcomed by residents. Read more

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33 teachers from schools around the county gathered for the yearly program at Oak Mountain High School. Read more

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Sheriff's Office employees receive awards from CTEC students.

Leah Ingram Eagle

Students presented three awards to Sheriff's Office personnel for assisting them with career prep. Read more

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