Photos courtesy of Chris Cobb.

HTHS senior to participate in US Senate Youth Program. more

Feb 14, 2018 11:13 AM School House


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Preston Healy racks up ribbons while doing what he loves. more

Jan 17, 2018 9:41 AM People


Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Geoff White picks a spot to hide in the woods of Turkey Creek Nature Preserve. Minutes later, the Trussville resident can hear the faint jingling of a bell, meaning Bri the Belgian Malinois is on the hunt. more

Oct 19, 2017 10:05 AM People


Photo courtesy of Trussville Public Library.

Library prepares to open with renovations, expansion. more

Sep 20, 2017 9:54 AM People

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Photo courtesy of VisionFirst Eye Center.

During the month of October, Mark Bearman will be wearing something pink every single day. more

Sep 19, 2017 2:17 PM Community

Jim MacRae, a retired metallurgical engineer who has lived in Trussville 16 years, started playing the bagpipes in college. more

Jul 26, 2017 4:19 PM People


Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Trussville native opens her own stable more

Jul 26, 2017 4:03 PM Business

Clay couple opens sports card shop more

Jul 26, 2017 3:58 PM Business

At least five people were hospitalized, according to national reports, and others injured. more

Jun 14, 2017 4:02 PM People

City Fest

Ron Burkett

About 4,000 people gathered in downtown Trussville for this year’s City Fest on May 6. more

May 18, 2017 5:14 PM Community

The Atchison Family

Sydney Cromwell

The Atchison family only has to look in their backyard to find the source of their milk, eggs and herbs. more

May 18, 2017 5:12 PM People


Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Caitlyn, who has lived in Trussville almost her entire life, has been a gymnast for three years. She practices between four and five hours nearly every day. more

Sep 28, 2016 4:00 PM People

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

R. Kyle Hannah’s creative outlet is the written word. For his 13-year-old son Logan, it’s on the screen. But the Trussville duo are hoping some day their artistic paths can cross. more

Aug 31, 2016 10:59 AM People

2016 Municipal Elections more

Aug 4, 2016 10:50 AM People

When the curtain falls on a play at the ACTA Theater, the audience has only seen half the show. In the lighting booth and behind the stage, there’s another production that’s just as carefully rehearsed to make the onstage show a success. more

Aug 4, 2016 10:50 AM People

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Lake Street has a few more residents than you might expect from a casual glance — thousands of them, in fact. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM People

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Even in the middle of summer, Claire Rivas has a jacket with her nearly all the time. No matter the weather outside, she needs it when she’s at the ice rink six days a week. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM People

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Photo courtesy of Melanie Dimler.

Melanie Dimler knows what it’s like to work in a career where women are a minority. Before she became Hewitt-Trussville High School’s physics teacher five years ago, Dimler worked as an engineer for several years. more

Jun 1, 2016 12:00 AM School House

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Photo courtesy of Chris Bond.

In Chris Bond’s Engineering Academy classroom, seniors are asked to find a problem and solve it. Hewitt-Trussville High School students Travis Gunn and Elijah Greene decided to find an energy source that could work in the middle of the wilderness. more

May 1, 2016 12:00 AM School House

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

For Trussville residents Libba Ellison and Hazel Clanton, the third Thursday of each month is always reserved for bunco night, and it’s been that way for 40 years. more

May 1, 2016 12:00 AM People