Alabaster’s New Fire Truck

June 7, 2021By Alabaster Connection

Alabaster is the home of a new life-saving piece of equipment: the Sutphen Aerial Tower 19 ladder truck, which is able to reach 100 feet into the air. According to Deputy Chief Pat Conn, this new piece of equipment is key to the future protection of not only current properties, but future structures as well. … Read More

Thompson Mountain Bike Team Debuts With Strong Start

June 1, 2021By Alabaster Connection

The Thompson High School Mountain Bike Team picked up speed this year by placing third in their division for the state. In its inaugural year for a team, athletes from Thompson competed in the Alabama NICA (National Interscholastic Cycling Association) league. Coach Lennie Moon said the team is an offshoot of the former Shelby County … Read More

New Park and New Developments in the Great Outdoors

March 27, 2021By Alabaster Connection

Alabaster features a diverse community full of families who have been here for years as well as a quickly growing number of new arrivals who are moving to the city thanks to the new school system and its successes.¬† Tim Hamm is the director of the Parks and Rec Department. He pointed out that the … Read More