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Shelby County Commission May 13

Leah Ingram Eagle

The Shelby County Commission and SWWC have agreed to cease their efforts to adopt a local constitutional amendment during the 2019 Regular Session. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Shelby County and Hoover are partnering to add a traffic signal and turn lanes at the intersection at an estimated cost of $600,000. Read more

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Leah Ingram Eagle

Carletta Singleton from the U.S. Census Regional Bureau Office in Atlanta gave a presentation entitled “Everyone Counts.” Read more

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Photo courtesy of North Shelby Library.

ere’s what you can expect from libraries around Shelby County. Read more

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Shelby County Commission April 8

Leah Ingram Eagle

The sewer bill proposes a local constitutional amendment for Shelby County to bring certain privately owned sewer systems under the jurisdiction of the PSC. Read more

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Photo by Kamp Fender.

Alabama was still a brand new state — mostly occupied by forest and farmland — when New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church started as a small prayer meeting in 1828. Read more

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Shelby Chamber Connections Lunch

Leah Eagle

Attendees of Wednesday's luncheon heard from Deputy Secretary of Commerce Ed Castile. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The city expects to get about $600,000 a year more and hopes the state and Jefferson and Shelby counties will have more for Hoover projects as well. Read more

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After his 40th birthday, Cary Guffey woke up in the middle of the night with a new goal: to complete a marathon. Read more

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Rendering courtesy of ALDOT.

Shelby County had eight infrastructure projects scheduled to complete in 2018. Of those eight, six have been completed and two are nearing completion. Read more

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Jasmyne Ray

County Manager Alex Dudchock took a moment to acknowledge Winston Estes, who has worked as the county’s IT director for 30 years, as he prepares to retire. Read more

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Rendering courtesy of the city of Chelsea

Since opening in 2015, the Chelsea Community Center has become a hub of activity within the city, with visitors coming from within the city and surrounding communities. Read more

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Jasmyne Ray

During their meeting on Nov. 26, the Shelby County Commission voted to accept and approve the county’s board and committee appointments. Read more

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Jasmyne Ray

The lots will eventually become a community of homes called Buckhorn Valley Estates. Read more

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Interstellar Ginger Beer and Exploration Company has two firsts to its name: the first brewery to open in Shelby County, and the first in the area to serve only ginger beer. Read more

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Jasmyne Ray

No challenger for the state legislature was able to pull off an upset in the U.S. 280 corridor. Read more

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Various capital projects and initiatives were approved and begun in the past year, with $6.3 million having gone towards the Shelby County Highway Department for different road work projects. Read more

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The Shelby County Alabama Tuskegee Alumni Club partners with the Greystone YMCA in a shared commitment to education, honesty, respect and social responsibility. Read more

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The Shelby County Commission gave an update on the county’s Oak Mountain State Park project in addition to presenting a plaque of recognition to representative Corley Ellis at their Oct. 22 meeting. Read more

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Illustration courtesy of the Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham.

When the Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham asked Jefferson and Shelby County residents about their biggest transportation priorities, the top answer for residents along the U.S. 280 corridor was no surprise: traffic congestion. Read more

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  • Carletta Singleton

    Leah Ingram Eagle

    Carletta Singleton

    Carletta Singleton from the U.S. Census Regional Bureau Office in Atlanta gave a presentation entitled “Everyone Counts” focusing on importance of the 2020 Census to Shelby County and all of its communities at the May 2 Shelby Chamber Connections Luncheon.

  • Shelby County Commission April 8

    Leah Ingram Eagle

    Shelby County Commission April 8

    Members of the Shelby County Commission at the April 8, 2019 meeting.

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    Jasmyne Ray

    District 41 Representative Corley Ellis was recognized for his sponsorship of two acts that passed during the state's 2018 Legislative Session

  • OMHS VS Hazel Green Football 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    OMHS VS Hazel Green Football 2017

    The Oak Mountain High School marching band performs at halftime during a game against Hazel Green on November 3, 2017 at Heardmont Park in Birmingham, Al.

  • OMHS VS Hazel Green Football 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    OMHS VS Hazel Green Football 2017

    The Oak Mountain High School marching band performs at halftime during a game against Hazel Green on November 3, 2017 at Heardmont Park in Birmingham, Al.

  • OMHS VS Hazel Green Football 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    OMHS VS Hazel Green Football 2017

    The Oak Mountain High School marching band performs at halftime during a game against Hazel Green on November 3, 2017 at Heardmont Park in Birmingham, Al.

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