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In December, four Chelsea schools received checks from the first round of requests from the Nick Grant program totaling over $106,000. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Cindy Warner.

After hearing from guest speaker Billy Ivey, the founder of Napkinisms, students at Mt Laurel Elementary each wrote a Napkinism note to be sent to patients at Children’s Hospital of Alabama. Read more

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In October, ten teachers from Chelsea and Oak Mountain Schools were named Teacher of the Year for their respective schools after being selected by their peers. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Heather Hortman.

Mt Laurel Elementary School held its annual Coin Drive the week of Aug. 19-23, raising nearly $16,000. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Dan Deem.

Mt Laurel Elementary is gearing up for its 15th Renaissance Faire. The event will be held at the school Tuesday, Sept. 27, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Read more

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As school begins, get to know the leaders of parent-teacher organizations in some of our local Shelby County schools. The PTO is the go-to source for parents who want to help with events, fundraisers and know what’s going on in their kids’ schools. Read more

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Photo by Leah Ingram Eagle.

What started out as Sally Dollar’s hobby of writing during her children’s naptimes turned into a passion, then an Amazon bestseller. Dollar’s first book, “The Gumball Lottery: A Delicious Assortment of Rhyme,” was published in March. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The temperature was not far above freezing Saturday morning, but that didn't keep smiles off runners' faces. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Jill Bensinger

The school will be hosting its annual Renaissance Faire and silent auction, 5:30-8 p.m., on Sept. 28. Read more

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Mt Laurel students give tips for Thanksgiving feast. Read more

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Erica Techo

The Renaissance Faire is Mt Laurel Elementary's largest annual fundraiser. Read more

Chelsea Schools

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Photo courtesy of Courtney Kalnoske.

Mt Laurel Elementary School’s biggest fundraiser of the year is returning this September. Read more

People/Places

Tori Skrobis donated $325 to King's Home in May. Read more

People/Places

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Renderings courtesy of Shelby County.

A pedestrian tunnel will be constructed under Dunnavant Valley Road near Robinson Road, which leads to Mt Laurel Elementary. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Carol Robbins.

Thursday, Oct. 6, at the Shelby County Fair was an anticipated day for the fifth-grade student council members at Mt Laurel Elementary School. Read more

Chelsea Schools

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Mt Laurel Elementary School is once again hosting its Turkey Trot one-mile fun run and 5K. Read more

Chelsea Schools

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Photo courtesy of Tara Walker.

Admission at the door is $15 per child, with adults admitted free with a child. Read more

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In the 2016-17 school year, there will be fundraisers, parent-teacher events and celebrations to keep in mind. Read more

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  • Mt Laurel Turkey Trot 2018 (7)

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Mt Laurel Turkey Trot 2018 (7)

    McKenzie Bradley, at left, poses for a photo with Bibb Green after being named the first-place and second-place female finishers among kindergartners and first-graders in the 12th annual Mt Laurel Elementary School Turkey Trot in Shelby County, Alabama, on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Mt Laurel Turkey Trot 2018 (2)

    Jennifer and Craig Zickos and their kindergarten daughter Abbie Zickos were among participants in the 12th annual Mt Laurel Elementary School Turkey Trot in Shelby County, Alabama, on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Mt Laurel Turkey Trot 2018 (10)

    A student reaches for a banana prior to the 12th annual Mt Laurel Elementary School Turkey Trot in Shelby County, Alabama, on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Mt Laurel Turkey Trot 2018 (13)

    About 140 to 150 people participated in the 12th annual Mt Laurel Elementary School Turkey Trot in Shelby County, Alabama, on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Among participants were, from left, Kenley Earls, Miller Booth, Myla Zimmerman, Laney Earls and Hadley Riley.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Mt Laurel Turkey Trot 2018 (8)

    About 140 to 150 people participated in the 12th annual Mt Laurel Elementary School Turkey Trot in Shelby County, Alabama, on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Among the participants were Allen Oakes, his third-grade daughter Ava Oakes and son John David Oakes.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Mt Laurel Turkey Trot 2018 (1)

    Mt Laurel Elementary School second-graders Mollie Kelley, at left, and Adalyn Gulock were among the best costume winners at the 12th annual Mt Laurel Turkey Trot in Shelby County, Alabama, on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018.

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