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Photo courtesy of Bob Kuykendall.

Trip to top Mount Kilimanjaro turns into creation of local nonprofit to support others in need. more

People/Places

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Since opening the doors to its new building in March, the Chelsea Public Library has been looking for ways to continue to expand, said Library Director Dana Polk. more

People/Places

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Photo by Erica Techo.

For the second year in a row, the back-to-school tax-free weekend will take place in July. more

Hoover Schools

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Photo courtesy of the Alabama School for the Blind.

Rachel Hyche’s passion in her favorite subject, English, took her to Los Angeles this June. more

People/Places

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau in May identified the city of Chelsea as the state’s fastest growing city, and based on new houses in the city, that growth looks like it will continue into 2018. more

News

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Poland native and 280 resident celebrates achievement of becoming American citizen. more

People/Places

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Safety, traffic concerns cited as reasons to close railroad crossing. more

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Photo by Erica Techo.

After years of planning and months of construction, Piggly Wiggly is coming to Dunnavant Valley Road this fall. more

Businesses

Alabama Tourism Deputy Director Grey Brennan spoke at the June 27 Greater Shelby Chamber of Commerce luncheon. more

Businesses

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At the July 10 Chelsea City Council meeting, the council will consider a resolution to allow the mayor to make an offer to purchase the sewer system that is in city limits. more

News

The next planning commission meeting will be Aug. 6, 2018. more

News

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Erica Techo

Shelby County's economic development initiative 58 Inc. is working to recruit retail, develop the workforce and figure out the needs of the county. more

Businesses

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Erica Techo

The museum, which was formerly located in Chelsea City Hall, is now open and operational at the Crane House. more

People/Places

The commission also recognized Sheriff John Samaniego and the Sheriff's Office for its security work at the USGA Women's Open in early June. more

News

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Photo by Erica Techo

The council also declared items surplus and for sale, and it heard from a concerned resident. more

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Erica Techo

The planning commission also considered a rezoning case for property on Cahaba Valley Road. more

News

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Erica Techo

The primary election will take place June 5. more

Schools

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Erica Techo

This year's event will include fireworks, food trucks, activities and a performance from the Compozitionz. more

People/Places

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Erica Techo

Butch Burbage's last day will be Thursday, May 31, following 22 years with the county. more

News

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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

A new taco spot has opened up in the Colonnade shopping center. more

Businesses

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