Fire Chief Tim Shotts

Photo by Ron Burkett.

After a personnel matter within the Trussville Fire Department, everyone began looking toward the man they knew they could count on: Assistant Fire Chief Tim Shotts. more

Feb 23, 2017 10:54 AM People


Photo by Ron Burkett.

Faith Lutheran Church’s new pastor gave her first sermon on Oct. 23 and has been getting to know her new congregation and community since then. more

Dec 23, 2016 10:45 AM People


Photo courtesy of Rachel Shaneyfelt.

From a type of cancer with an inevitable death sentence to a movement with nearly 8,000 followers, Rachel Shaneyfelt has turned her cancer diagnosis into something much bigger. more

Dec 22, 2016 10:43 AM People


Photo by Ron Burkett.

From a fun holiday activity for his children to a Trussville Yuletide tradition, Creed Stone has more than 30 years of experience playing everyone’s favorite man in the red suit. more

Nov 21, 2016 5:04 PM Community


Photos by Megan Miller.

Although most know Trussville has a rich history, many might not know Heritage Hall has that history on display. more

Oct 25, 2016 1:55 PM Community

Halloween Hoedown

Photo by Sarah Finnegan

The first Halloween Hoedown benefit for Vent Kids of Alabama will be Oct. 14. more

Sep 28, 2016 4:05 PM Community

the Villari Family

Photo by Ron Burkett.

As if being one in a million wasn’t hard enough, one Trussville family is now one in 3 million. more

Sep 28, 2016 3:59 PM People


Photos by Megan Miller.

A “pageant” conjures up images of sequins and sparkles and of beauty queens and crowns where fierce talent reigns supreme. more

Aug 31, 2016 10:59 AM People

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Photos by Matt Brock.

Trussville native Brett Rutledge now calls Nashville home and has been making a name for himself in the music world for eight years. more

Aug 31, 2016 10:59 AM People

Although being a firefighter isn’t new to Trussville Fire Chief Russell Ledbetter after almost four decades of public service, he does have a new title with the Alabama Fire College. more

Aug 4, 2016 10:50 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Diane Poole.

More than 100 firefighters, police officers and supporters attended Trussville’s second annual First Responders Breakfast. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Community