Shelby County

  Alabaster students celebrate 100 days of school

Students in some grades dressed as 100-year-olds to celebrate the 100th day of school.

  Shelby County authorities looking for credit card fraud suspect

  Pelham looks to make parks and recreation master plan

  Public meeting Monday about proposed Coosa River Bridge

Shelby Co. deputies investigating stolen items from 280 business

Incident at Kenzie Apartments peacefully resolved

A Childersburg man is accused of sexually abusing a child over a five-year period

Continued Coverage

  Helena PD: Use this video as a warning to lock your car doors

  Pelham council hires company to help with city hall plans

No injuries reported in Montevallo house fire

  Columbiana police see increase in stolen packages

  More traffic troubles ahead for some I-65 drivers in Alabaster, but it’s temporary

  Chick-fil-A coming to Helena

  Helena working to build infrastructure for steady growth

The city of Helena is doing all it can to keep up with ongoing growth.

Pelham offers free self defense class for young ladies

In light of recent kidnappings, people are looking for ways to protect the young ladies in their life.

Shelby County says plans for Coosa River Express still very premature

We're learning more about a proposed toll bridge that would go over Lay Lake.

  Hoover hopes to slow down drivers using neighborhoods as short cuts

The city of Hoover is spending big money to stop heavy traffic in some neighborhoods.

2 Missing teenagers in Shelby County

Vestavia Hills man killed in Helena car accident

Shelby County Sheriff warns about scam call

  Adopted son files lawsuit against Shelby Co. parents accused of locking him in basement 23 hours per day

A Christmas engagement to remember

  Overdose deaths in Shelby County are on the rise

Two people killed in Shelby County accident

A collision in Shelby County on Saturday has left two people dead and two injured.

  Toll bridge proposal to connect Talladega County and Shelby County

For a small price, you could cut down on your drive time if the plan to build a toll bridge over the Coosa River is approved.

  Alabaster seeks input on possible parks and recreation development

The city of Alabaster needs your help planning for the future of the city.

  Shelby County SO partners with Owens House to help abused children during holidays

If you are still looking for ways to give back this holiday season, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office has partnered with the Owens House to provide gifts for children.

UPDATE: Shelby Co. authorities say missing man found safe

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help locating a missing man.

  Storm pushes Shelby Co. deputies’ patrol SUV off the road

Two Shelby County deputies did not let what had to be a scary situation stop them from keeping people safe Monday night.

Pelham chooses new police chief

Pelham City Council has approved Patrick S. Cheatwood as the new Chief of Police.

  EMA alert system in Shelby County helps keep people safe in severe weather events

Shelby County EMA wants to make sure everyone is signed up for their new emergency alert system.

  Pelham teachers receive nice holiday bonus

Pelham teachers must have made the nice list because they got quite the holiday surprise this year.

17-year-old missing Montevallo girl found safe

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office says Cierra Cathey has been found and is safe.

  Abused cat in Shelby Co. continues to beat odds during recovery

Mercy is now taking her first steps outside her cage and continuing recovery at a foster home.

  Shelby County organization helps family of fallen Huntsville officer

The Phillip Davis Foundation delivered five thousand dollars to a Huntsville officer’s family on Tuesday.

  Shelby County church to host Blue Christmas service to help people with holiday depression

Morningstar United Methodist Church is hosting an event called Blue Christmas Friday, December 13 to help folks deal with these emotions.

  School nurse ask parents to help check flu out of schools

The flu is widespread throughout our state

  Farm Christmas Party at Oak Mountain State Park

A family fun event is happening in Shelby County this weekend involving farm animals and Santa Claus.

  Valley Elementary school will soon be an entertainment district

The Valley Elementary School renovation project is officially underway.

The 2019 Holiday Artist Market in Shelby County

The 2019 Holiday Artist Market opens at the new Shelby County Arts Center in Columbiana.

Missing Shelby County teenager

Shelby County deputies are searching for a missing 18-year-old girl.

Small town folks have big hearts

WBRC Fox6 viewer Christina Humphries shared two pictures of the perfect example of how neighbors help neighbors without thanks or recognition.

  Man charged with murder in shooting death of man in Shelby County

A Montevallo man was shot multiple times and killed at a home after an argument on Nelson Circle.

Christmas tree recycling in Shelby County

Shelby County in conjunction with the City of Chelsea, the City of Pelham, and Propst Alabaster LLC, is offering a Christmas Tree Recycling Program at five designated areas in Shelby County.

  Alabaster police triple police presence at popular shopping center

Alabaster police are increasing their presence by 300% in popular shopping areas through the holidays.

  Pelham PD honors the life of Officer Phillip Davis on 10-year anniversary of death

Wednesday marked 10 years since the officer was fatally shot at a traffic stop.

  Shelby County Sheriff warns about porch pirates

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is already seeing an increase in people stealing packages off porches.

  Pelham Police Department is hiring

They are looking to fill a police officer position.

  Governor Ivey awards Shelby Humane Society grant to help pets from domestic abuse homes

Pets are often threatened, beaten, or killed when there's domestic abuse in a home.

  Chelsea community rallies around family after son’s serious golf cart accident

The Chelsea community is doing all they can to carry the Hairston family through this tough time even students as young as middle school are stepping in to show their support.

Holiday volunteers needed in Shelby County

There will be several volunteer opportunities in Shelby County over the holidays.

  Shelby Co. woman thankful for first responders

A Shelby County woman is saying thanks to the men who help save her life.

  Chelsea boy fights for life after golf cart accident, family asks for prayers

A young Chelsea boy is fighting for his life right now after being in a golf cart accident on Saturday.

  Shelby County Sheriff’s Office plans changes after tear gas mishap

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office plans to make changes after a tear gas exercise went awry Wednesday.

  Shelby Co. Sheriff asks people to be aware of increase crime around holidays

Be extra alert of your surroundings from now until the end of the year.

  Fire departments offer free smoke detector maintenance

So far in Alabama this year almost 70 people have died from fires.

  Doctors say cold weather is a reminder to wash your hands

Doctors warning as these temperatures drop the chances of you getting sick can increase, but it’s not from going outside.

  Firefighters prepare for freezing temperatures

Firefighters in our area see a big increase in calls when temperatures drop below freezing.

  Neighbors in Helena spring into action saving man’s life

A contract worker is lucky to be alive after going into cardiac arrest in Helena.

  New software helps law enforcement track sex offenders

Investigators say some of those sex offenders don’t register when they get out of jail, but now authorities have new software to track and help keep you and your family safe.

  Plans for new Shelby County services building near completion

Shelby County plans to start building a new three story county service for people living in the 280 corridor.

  The 70th Shelby County Fair happening this week

The Shelby County Fair opens Tuesday night in Columbiana.

  Controlled burn at Veterans Park in Alabaster to prepare for park expansion

Controlled burn taking place at Veterans Park

  Good news! The Highway 119 widening project starts in December

Great news for folks in Shelby County commuting on Highway 119. Alabaster is one step closer to the widening project.

  Alabaster moves forward with plans for Justice Center

The city of Alabaster is moving forward with building a new justice center off of Highway 119.

  Too much Halloween Candy? Local Dentist collecting it for good cause

You have a chance to get rid of your overload of Halloween candy and send it to our American heroes.

Federal government gives money to two Shelby County cities for drug prevention program

Two Shelby County cities now have funds to combat substance abuse among youth.

  Law enforcement ask parents to watch their teenagers this weekend

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office wants to make sure parents are keeping an eye on their teenagers as much as they are their little trick or treaters.

  Pelham sends bike patrol out Halloween night

Patrol officers are loading up their bike patrol unit to take to Halloween hot spots Thursday evening.

Woman dies after hit and run in Montevallo

The Shelby County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as Martha Acevedo.

Shelby County man arrested on several charges in different cities

A Shelby County man is behind bars Tuesday on several charges including promoting prison contraband.

  Chelsea schools already seeing benefits from school sales tax increase

All the pennies are adding up and by the first of November, the city of Chelsea should have a check for $125,000 to go towards grants for all of Chelsea’s schools.

  Pelham proclaims “Halloween Safety Week”

The city of Pelham has proclaimed this week Halloween safety week.

  University of Montevallo named one of the top schools in the state

The University of Montevallo has been named one of the top universities in the state.

Meth trafficking arrest in Shelby County

More arrests are expected after an undercover narcotics bust in Shelby County.Narcotics Investigators with the Shelby County Drug Enforcement Task Force served a search warrant in the 100 block of 10th St SW in Alabaster on October 24.

  Shelby County making multiple arrests in new investigation efforts to keep drugs out of jail

In less than two months, the Shelby County Sheriff's Office has arrested 11 people for trying to smuggle drugs into the county jail.

  Bus drivers to parents: you can’t get on school buses

Shelby County school bus drivers want to remind parents that it is illegal for them to step onto a school bus.

  Construction in Calera causing daily traffic wrecks

Calera Fire Department is working at about two wrecks a day that were caused by all the construction around the bridge replacement project.

  Pelham fire encourage parents to continue fire prevention awareness

The Pelham Fire Department just wrapped up a two week educational tour to schools across the city bringing awareness to fire safety.

  New worries for business owners on Highway 280

New worries from businesses blocked by construction work stalled on Highway 280.

  Shelby Co. Sheriff’s Office encouraging residents to lock their cars

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is investigating multiple car break-ins that happened.