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Photo courtesy of School House Granola.

A school-to-work transition program that launched last year partners Shelby County students with local businesses, with the aim to allow students to gain work experience and learn the skills necessary to become independent, productive citizens. Read more

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The All Pro Dads Initiative for Shelby County Schools kicked off in the Shelby County school district this fall with chapters launching in elementary and intermediate schools. Read more

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Photo by Leah Ingram Eagle.

Hoover city and Shelby County offices will close for both the Veterans Day and Thanksgiving holidays in 2019, but some public buildings will have different holiday hours. Read more

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LEAH INGRAM EAGLE

The annual fundraiser for the Shelby County Education Foundation was held at Inverness Country Club on Sept. 12. Read more

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Chelsea Park is named a Bicentennial School of Excellence

Chelsea Park Elementary

CPES received the honor on Sept. 3 along with a $5,000 Governor’s Award grant to support its continued commitment to student-led community engagement. Read more

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Photo courtesy of John Milton.

After taking a group of eight Oak Mountain High School students to a leadership conference in Auburn in 2013, John Milton wanted to provide a similar, but free, experience for Shelby County students closer to home. 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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Wednesday's luncheon featured four superintendents discussing the state of their 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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The Keeping it Real program in Shelby County Schools is all about sharing awareness — an awareness that might not yet be on the radar for high school students. Read more

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Girls Can Camp breaks barriers, teaches girls about construction Read more

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LaJuana Hamer describes herself as a “chameleon.” Whatever the schools need from her on any given day, that’s what she’s going to do. Read more

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Group winners for Shelby County Chamber's Student & Educator of the Year

Leah Ingram Eagle

The Shelby Chamber honored outstanding students and educators at their monthly luncheon. Read more

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Competing at a horse show in the Interscholastic Equestrian Association requires more than just showing up and riding well. Read more

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Photo by Jasmyne Ray.

Shelby County school system’s new superintendent, Lewis Brooks, was sworn in Jan. 3. Read more

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The Shelby County school system recognized its top educators for the year at the annual Teachers of the Year ceremony Dec. 3 at Oak Mountain High School. Read more

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Retiring Shelby County Schools Superintendent Randy Fuller was honored Nov. 1 for his 42 years in education, including 12 as Shelby County superintendent. Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

The Shelby County community is working together to find mental health solutions. Read more

People/Places

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan

Lewis Brooks’ priorities include collaboration with businesses, promoting technology and school safety. Read more

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State of the Schools 2018

Sydney Cromwell

The panel was part of the Greater Shelby Chamber of Commerce's monthly luncheon. Read more

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    LEAH INGRAM EAGLE

  • Career Ready Student Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

    Leah Ingram Eagle

    Career Ready Student Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

    Career Ready Student Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

  • Elementary Educator Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

    Leah Ingram Eagle

    Elementary Educator Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

    Elementary Educator Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

  • Middle School Educator Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

    Leah Ingram Eagle

    Middle School Educator Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

    Middle School Educator Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

  • High School Educator Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

    Leah Ingram Eagle

    High School Educator Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

    High School Educator Nominees at Shelby County's Student & Educator of the Year Luncheon on April 24, 2019.

  • Oak Mountain's Akshitha Korraparti, Future Leader of the Year.

    Leah Ingram Eagle

    Oak Mountain's Akshitha Korraparti, Future Leader of the Year.

    Oak Mountain's Akshitha Korraparti, Future Leader of the Year.

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