In November, I gave you a heads-up about changes coming to Google Photos. Since its inception, Google Photos has been free and has not counted against your 15 GB of free storage. The change coming, as of June 1, is that photos you upload to Google Photos will start to count against your 15 G…

The Springville Police Department would like to congratulate dispatcher Anna Whitehead Melton with St. Clair County Central Dispatch for receiving the Alabama APCO Award of Excellence for consistently exceeding expectations in emergency communications.

The Moody girls soccer team claimed the Class 5A, Region 9 championship last week after defeating Fultondale 2-1. The Blue Devils also bested Carver-Birmingham and split a matchup against Leeds to lead up the title game.

The Springville boys and girls tennis teams qualified for the state tournament last Monday after competing in a sectional tournament against Gardendale, Mortimer Jordan and Pinson Valley. 

Legislation to create a new state agency to oversee the expansion and availability of high-speed broadband internet services throughout the state is close to final passage in the State House.

MOODY — The St. Clair County Economic Development Council spoke with the Moody City Council during the city’s regular meeting Monday. EDC director Don Smith expressed his hopes for the future of St. Clair in relation to the city of Moody.

House Bill 93 as amended would let newer teachers in the state rollover each year their sick leave and get paid for unused days when they retire. Current Tier II teachers lose unused days each year.