Helena Reporter

CASA uses technology to swear in volunteers

The Shelby County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) used technology for the first time in their 23-year history to swear in five new volunteer advocates ... Read more

1 week ago by Alec Etheredge.

Goodfellas Social Club holds billiards grand opening

Residents of Helena gathered at the charming speakeasy like atmosphere of Goodfellas Social Club for its official Billiards Grand Opening on Saturday night, July 18. Read more

1 week ago by Alec Etheredge.

Student of the Week: Henley Traywick

Student of the Week: July 19, 2020 Name: Henley Traywick School: Helena Middle School Grade: Seventh What’s your favorite subject in school? Math. What school ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

AHSAA shares fall sports guidelines in ‘Return to Play’ plan

On Thursday, July 23, the Alabama High School Athletic Association held a press conference to discuss its Return to Play “Best Practices” for the upcoming ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Chamber urges observation of expanded Safer at Home Order

As the leading voice for business throughout Shelby County, The Shelby County Chamber encourages everyone to follow the expanded Safer at Home Order Guidelines issued ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Shelby County bus drivers preparing for school year

The Shelby County Board of Education is preparing for a new school year like no other we’ve experienced as a community or a nation. Shelby ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

AHSAA approves return-to-play plan for fall sports

Fall sports won’t just start on time, but practice will start a week earlier than usual after the Alabama High School Athletic Association approved its ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

“Back 2 School Rally” to help provide school supplies

Most children will be returning to school this fall whether through traditional or virtual learning, meaning that parents will need to buy a wide range ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Help provide food to children with “Snack a Child”

During the COVID-19 pandemic children have been the most susceptible to food insecurity, but “Snack a Child in Helena” is seeking to ease those worries ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Helena puzzles offer popular pastime during pandemic

HELENA — When times are tough, sometimes all you need to do is pick up the pieces and put them back together. Read more

2 weeks ago by Scott Mims.

Absentee voting extended until Nov. 3 General Election

If you’re hoping to vote in the upcoming municipal or General elections in Shelby County but are concerned about COVID-19, Secretary of State John Merrill ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Bid approved for Helena Road turn lane, work starting

Residents of Helena will be pleased to know two significant actions were approved by the City Council at its regular meeting Monday, July 13. Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Helena candidates share plans at ‘Meet the candidate’ event

City council and mayoral candidates for the city of Helena met with residents of the Hillsboro community for a “Meet the candidate” event on July ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Shelby County unemployment rate continues to improve

The unemployment rate for Alabama and Shelby County continues to improve after reaching record highs throughout the first two months of the battle against COVID-19. Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

Softball showcase tournaments coming to Calera, Helena

DCB Elite Academy’s annual Stars Over Alabama Summer Showcase is coming to Calera at the end of July to help put softball recruits in front ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Alec Etheredge.

< Newer | Older >