Wednesday the Sixth Avenue Baptist Church and several other ministries came together to help those in the community in need, but they opened up early for the survivors of the Hoover apartment fire a few weeks back.
Employees, who were previously expected to return for the second semester on January 4, 2021 will now return on January 11. Students, who would have returned on January 5, will now report to school on January 12.
House District 49 encompasses portions of Bibb, Chilton and Shelby counties. A special election was called to fill the vacancy created by former State Rep. April Weaver, R-Brierfield, who resigned to take a position with the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.
On November 2, 2020, investigators with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office obtained three warrants for Sean M Higgins, 30, of Palmyra, New Jersey for Electronic Solicitation of a Child, Dissemination/Display of Child Pornography, and Sexual Extortion as part of the investigation.
At the time of his bond revocation arrest, he was additionally charged with three counts of unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of marijuana 1st degree, and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia.
The library will be open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., while curbside service only will be offered Tuesday and Thursday. Curbside service will also be available Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Members of the non-profit Hatching Hope had just returned home from Louisiana last week after helping people there, following Hurricane Laura. Now, they need your support to help those in the Alabama Gulf Coast.
Hoover City Schools' leaders announced elementary school students will move from a staggered in-person/remote learning schedule to a four-day a week in-person schedule. Middle and high school students who have chosen in-person instruction will remain in the staggered schedule at this point.
A large number of parents were expected to show up at the Shelby County Board of Education meeting Thursday night, and some planned to voice concerns about how their children are receiving instruction, but one parent said she feels like her voice is being silenced.
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Department is still investigating after two toddlers died in a hot car over the weekend. As it stands right now, the coroner has ruled these deaths “accidental.” But she said you need to understand how quickly tragedies like this can happen.