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Jazz in the park quickly approaching

Alabaster's Jazz in the Park event will be held from 4-9 p.m. in the field next to the Alabaster Senior Center and City Hall. (File) By NEAL WAGNER / Managing Editor ALABASTER - The organizers of Alabaster's upcoming Jazz in the Park said they are anticipating a large crowd at this year's event, an

SHELBY REPORTER - 2017-09-19 18:42:00

FBCP to host annual Fall Festival

PELHAM - The First Baptist Church of Pelham is set to hold its annual Fall Festival on Sunday, Oct. 1, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the parking lot of Summer Classics Wholesale on Pelham Parkway. According to Senior Pastor Daven Watkins, the Fall Festival has been a church tradition for over three decades. W

SHELBY REPORTER - 2017-09-19 18:42:00

PPD responds to lane closure, wreck on I-65 North, South

PELHAM - The Pelham Police Department responded to two separate incidents in both the northbound and southbound lanes on the afternoon of Tuesday, Sept. 19. According to a post on the PPD's Facebook page, the two incidents were responsible for slow traffic on I-65 in Pelham. The PPD reported that an

SHELBY REPORTER - 2017-09-20 00:24:00

Helena Cumberland Presbyterian hosting Fall Bazaar Oct. 28

HELENA-Anyone seeking to enjoy some crisp, fall weather while also helping a good cause will have the chance to do so at Helena Cumberland Presbyterian Church's annual Fall Bazaar. The Fall Bazaar is set for Saturday, Oct. 28, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the parking lot of Helena Cumberland Presbyteria

SHELBY REPORTER - 2017-09-19 18:42:00

New Asian Restaurant Opens in Pelham

PELHAM, AL - A new Asian restaurant has opened in Pelham. Ooka Chinese and Japanese Restaurant opened in August at Riverbrook Plaza on Valleydale road near the Pelham/Hoover border. The restaurant is owned by Xian Shi Ren and manages by Steven Wang. Wang told the Pelham Reporter the owner had origin

PATCH - 2017-09-19 15:51:37

Chunk of change: HIS students collect coins for school fundraiser

HELENA-Over the course of five days, students at Helena Intermediate School arrived at school with heavier than usual pockets. The school held its annual "Coin Drive" in which students brought as many coins as possible to help raise money to make improvements to HIS. The largest annual fundraiser fo

SHELBY REPORTER - 2017-09-18 22:14:00

Pelham Wow! House: Large Home On 2 Acres Next To Oak Mountain State Park

PELHAM, AL - Tghis home, on a two-acre wooded lot next to Oak Mountain State Park, is convenient to I-65, but private enough to offer serene living. Listed at $525,000, this home has six large bedrooms and five full bathrooms, with modern appliances, a luxurious master suite and plenty of storage s

PATCH - 2017-09-18 19:07:15

Chilton County Sheriff's Department incident report for the week of September 18

The following is an incident report from the Chilton County Sheriff's Department from September 6-12: September 6 - Custody dispute: 200 block of County Road 18 West, Clanton. - Burglary, third degree: 600 block of County Road 144, Calera. - Theft of property, third degree: Verbena. - Domestic dispu

CLANTON ADVERTISER - 2017-09-18 13:26:05

Man who rammed police cars during chase rearrested

COLUMBIANA - A 47-year-old Alabaster man who previously pleaded guilty to ramming several Alabaster police vehicles during a 2012 high-speed chase is back in jail and facing reinstatement of his original 10-year prison sentence after he was recently charged with attempting to pass worthless checks a

ALABASTERREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-18 17:20:00

Harmon is new bishop of LDS Columbiana Ward

Ricky Harmon was ordained as the new bishop of the Columbiana Ward of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Sunday, Sept. 3, by Stake President Peter Johnson. Also ordained were First Counselor Ray Ozley and Second Counselor Brent Jex. Harmon is the oldest of six children of Rick and Mary E

SHELBY REPORTER - 2017-09-18 16:31:00

Deputies arrest Birmingham man for trafficking illegal drugs

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) - Deputies with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office arrested a Birmingham man for trafficking illegal drugs, according to a release by the department. 30-year-old Keylands Dewayne Turner was stopped by deputies for a tag violation in the 2100 block of 3rd Street NE on Satur

WIAT TV - 2017-09-18 16:39:47

Convicted felon charged in deadly shooting outside Birmingham grocery store

A suspect is behind bars in connection with a deadly shooting last week in Birmingham. Rufus Brock was booked into the Jefferson County Jail about 5:30 p.m. Sunday, jail records show. He is being held on $200,000 bond. Brock is charged with murder in the Sept. 13 death of 32-year-old Demorris Sealy

AL.COM - 2017-09-18 12:34:05

Woman charged in connection with 3rd Ave stabbing death

Birmingham Police confirm a woman is facing charges in connection with the stabbing death of 37-year-old Rashaunda Holyfield. Police say Danielle Sullens is charged with murder after allegedly stabbing Holyfield multiple times on September 18. Officers found Holyfield on the ground bleeding on 3rd

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2017-09-18 05:27:04

Woman charged in stabbing death of Birmingham mother

A woman has been formally charged in the Friday-night stabbing death of a Birmingham mother. Danielle Devonna Sullens was booked into the Jefferson County Jail Sunday at 7:32 p.m., jail records show. She is charged with murder and second-degree assault. Her bond is set at $200,000. Sullens is charge

AL.COM - 2017-09-18 11:12:50

Birmingham police investigating homicide at Tom Brown Village

Birmingham police are investigating a homicide Monday night at the Tom Brown Village housing authority in Avondale. Sgt. Bryan Shelton said officers received a call around 10:40 p.m. about a person shot in the 500 block of 41st Street North. A man was found in the courtyard with gunshot wounds. He w

AL.COM - 2017-09-19 05:47:55

Man wounded in Bessemer shooting; female suspect detained

An afternoon shooting in Bessemer left a man injured and a woman in custody. Bessemer police responded about 2:40 p.m. to the 300 block of Berkley Terrace on a report of a person shot, said Sgt. Cortice Miles. Once on the scene, they found an adult black male suffering from a single gunshot wound to

AL.COM - 2017-09-18 20:50:20

26-year-old fatally shot during robbery in Birmingham; 4th slaying countywide in 3 days

Jeremy Robinson was shot to death in the 500 block of 41st Street North in the city's Tom Brown Village public housing community. (Facebook/Birmingham Police Jeremy Robinson was shot to death in the 500 block of 41st Street North in the city's Tom Brown Village public housing community. (Facebook/B

AL.COM - 2017-09-19 14:11:48

Armed holdup at Bessemer hotel under investigation

An investigation is underway after an early-morning holdup at a Bessemer hotel. Officers were dispatched about 6 a.m. to Country Inn & Suites on Academy Way on a report of a robbery in progress, said Bessemer police Sgt. Cortice Miles. Witnesses on the scene told police that two people - possibly a

AL.COM - 2017-09-18 17:33:07

Armed male, female rob Bessemer Country Inn & Suites Monday morning

Bessemer police say the Country Inn & Suites on Academy Way was robbed around 6 a.m. on Monday. An armed male and female entered the hotel with their faces covered and robbed the hotel clerk, according to police. Authorities have not yet determined how much money was taken. The hotel clerk was not i

WSFA - 2017-09-18 17:09:08

Charges dropped in Bessemer case for 'S-Town' character

The popular character in the hit podcast "S-Town" had one of his pending criminal cases dismissed today. Joseph Tyler Goodson, 26, was charged with second-degree domestic violence, first-degree burglary, and endangering the welfare of a child in the Bessemer division of Jefferson County. His trial w

AL.COM - 2017-09-18 18:58:48