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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

Schools

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

News

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

Chelsea Schools

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Photo by Jasmyne Ray.

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

Schools

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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

Schools

State of the Schools 2018

Sydney Cromwell

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

Schools

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Photo courtesy of Cindy Warner

In the second part of our Mental Health Mentality series, we look at Shelby County Schools and how they are preparing to launch a proactive mental health awareness campaign this school year. Read more

People/Places

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Erica Techo

The primary election will take place June 5. Read more

Schools

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Erica Techo

This year, six individuals — three students and three educators — were selected to receive and award and cash prize. Read more

Businesses

At its monthly luncheon, the South Shelby Chamber of Commerce also presented seven students with scholarships. Read more

Businesses

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National Weather Service

Due to the threat of severe weather, school systems have opted to dismiss early and cancel after-school activities. Read more

Weather

This morning, Chelsea students held an assembly that centered on awareness around gun violence and school safety, said Principal Wayne Trucks. Read more

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Courtney Kalnoske officially announced her candidacy for the Shelby County School Board, Place 1, in February. Read more

Schools

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Photo courtesy of Kristi Sayers

Sayers has been principal of Oak Mountain High School since May 2014, and 2018 is her 29th year in education. Read more

Schools

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Photo courtesy of Lewis Brooks

Lewis Brooks has been assistant superintendent for six years, and 2018 marks his 28th year in education. Read more

Schools

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Photos by Erica Techo.

Shelby County Education Foundation gives thousands for local classrooms. Read more

Schools

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Photo courtesy of Shelby County Schools.

Randy Fuller, who has served for three consecutive terms as superintendent of education for Shelby County Schools, has announced he will retire at the end of his current term in office this December. Read more

Schools

  • 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.

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

    Leah Ingram Eagle

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

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

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