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Chelsea Christmas Parade

Sam Chandler

The event featured more than 80 floats representing local business, churches, schools and civic groups. Read more

People/Places

Warm up with your loved ones on Christmas morning with this spicy breakfast skillet. Read more

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Santa P's Christmas Trees

Courtesy of Matthew Preskitt

The Preskitt family skips the tree lot and delivers holiday trees and greenery directly to homes. Read more

Businesses

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Submitted by Shelby County Tuskegee Alumni Club.

On Dec. 17, the Shelby County Tuskegee Alumni Club met at Hampton Inn & Suites 280 East for its annual Christmas party. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Hundreds of people showed up for the annual event at the Hoover Municipal Center. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Two children of a Hoover teacher who died of cancer in October were chosen as this year's official Christmas tree lighters. Read more

People/Places

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Christmas might be a time when many people emphasize “holiday cheer,” but for some, it is not that easy to summon the Christmas spirit. Read more

People/Places

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Photo by Emily Featherston.

From parades and snow to breakfast with Santa, there are plenty of ways for your whole family to get in the Christmas spirit with events along the 280 corridor. Read more

People/Places

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Santa Claus is making a stop over in Chelsea this year, and not just on Christmas Eve. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

For anyone looking to celebrate Christmas with the city of Chelsea, there will be several options Saturday, Dec. 16. Read more

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Photo courtesy of BigStock.

Both Shelby County and the City of Hoover will offer residents an easy way to recycle their Christmas trees into useful materials for public projects. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Public buildings in Hoover have a variety of closing schedules for the Christmas and New Year holidays: Read more

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Photo courtesy of John Michael Simpson.

Holiday closings can change year to year, as holidays shift between falling on weekends and falling mid week. Read more

People/Places

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Emily Featherston

The event officially kicked off the holiday shopping season. Read more

People/Places

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Hoover is preparing to open the Christmas season with two tree lighting ceremonies at Riverchase Galleria and the Hoover Municipal Center. Read more

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Christmas tree recycling

Photo from Dutourdumonde/bigstockphoto

Alabama Power plans to use the trees for habitat enhancement in lakes. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

Santa Claus was a parade guest along with Chelsea City Council members, first responders and organizations from the community. Read more

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Chelsea City Hall

File photo

There are five drop off locations throughout the county. Read more

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Frank Couch

The Chelsea Kids’ Christmas Party, presented by the Chelsea Business Alliance and the city of Chelsea, is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 17 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Chelsea Community Center. Read more

People/Places

  • Chelsea Christmas Parade

    Sam Chandler

    Chelsea Christmas Parade

    Sara Grace Estill, the Distinguished Young Woman of Shelby County, rides in the 19th annual Chelsea Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018.

  • Chelsea Christmas Parade

    Sam Chandler

    Chelsea Christmas Parade

    The Chelsea High School Band marched in the 19th annual Chelsea Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018.

  • Chelsea Christmas Parade

    Sam Chandler

    Chelsea Christmas Parade

    Chelsea Mayor Tony Picklesimer rode in the 19th annual Chelsea Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018.

  • Chelsea Christmas Parade

    Sam Chandler

    Chelsea Christmas Parade

    The Chelsea High School Band marched in the 19th annual Chelsea Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018.

  • Chelsea Christmas Parade

    Sam Chandler

    Chelsea Christmas Parade

    Landon Jones sang Christmas tunes before the start of the 19th annual Chelsea Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018.

  • Chelsea Christmas Parade

    Sam Chandler

    Chelsea Christmas Parade

    The Chelsea High School Band marched in the 19th annual Chelsea Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018.

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