News HeadlinesPelham High Pelham, AL News

Pelham High School News Submitted by Alumni

Pelham High School News From Around The Web

Pelham High School getting security upgrades  WBRC

The Pelham city school system is working to improve security at the high school. Primarily, they're working to enhance security at the front entrance of the school.



Pelham HS enjoying new field house, more athletic renovations in the works  WBRC

PELHAM, AL (WBRC) - The new facility has a turf field, locker room, and amenities such as a laundry room and an equipment room. There was an open house ...



Christmas Tree Lighting Event To Be Held Nov. 29 At PCC  Patch.com

Christmas Tree Lighting Event To Be Held Nov. 29 - Pelham, AL - Tonight's Christmas tree lighting will feature music, games and family events at the Pelhan ...



Today: Pelham Christmas tree lighting  CBS42.com

The city of Pelham will light up for the holidays! The Pelham Civic Complex and Ice Arena are hosting a community Christmas tree lighting. . For the latest stories ...



Who Is Pelham High Schools Most Famous Alum?  Patch.com

Since the opening of the school in 1974, Pelham High School has produced outstanding students, but who is the most famous Panther? By Michael Seale, Patch ...



4 Pelham high school students hospitalized after drinking diluted washing detergent  AL.com

School officials weren't able to confirm if this incident is related to the infamous "Tide Pod Challenge."



Pelham School Calendar 2018-19: First Day Of School, Vacations  Patch.com

Pelham School Year Calendar 2018-19 - Pelham, AL - When's the first day of school in Pelham? Plus, other must-know dates for students, parents and teachers.



Harlem Wizards returning to PHS - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

PELHAM – The Harlem Wizards will make their way back to Pelham High School on Friday, March 9, for a night of high-flying tricks, slam dunks and interactive ...



National Merit Scholarship semifinalists 2019: 215 Alabama students earn honors  AL.com

Students from throughout Alabama have earned a place on the list of semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.



Pelham High School assistant principal arrested on charges she had sex with teen student (Update)  al.com

PELHAM, Alabama - A former assistant principal at Pelham High School was arrested Thursday on charges she had sex with a male student. Catherine Michelle ...



Former Pelham standout Hunter Stovall homers in first 2 pro at-bats  AL.com

In 148 games at Mississippi State, Hunter Stovall hit four home runs. After two professional at-bats, the former Pelham High School standout had two homers.



Panthers Win 6A State Volleyball Championship  Patch.com

Panthers Win 6A State Volleyball Championship - Pelham, AL - The Pelham Panthers captured the state title Thursday, capping off 41-9 2017 season.



UAB Hockey Team Holding Open Tryouts at Pelham Civic Complex  Patch.com

UAB Hockey Team Holding Open Tryouts In Pelham - Pelham, AL - The University of Alabama at Birmingham's hockey team is holding open tryouts at the ...



Pelham City Schools adopts Virtual School Program - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By JESSA PEASE / Staff Writer. PELHAM— Pelham High School students will have the option to take virtual classes in the upcoming school year after Pelham ...



Student-sex charges dismissed against ex-assistant principal at Pelham High School  AL.com

SHELBY COUNTY, Alabama -- Charges against a former assistant principal at Pelham High School have been dismissed by a judge under an agreement ...



Hoover band prepares for 2018 Invitational Marching Festival  Hoover Sun

Fifteen high school marching bands are expected to participate in Hoover High School's 2018 Invitational Marching Festival on Oct. 20 at Hoover Metropolitan ...



Pelham Board of Ed to develop two K-5 schools, new middle school  AL.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- Pelham will have two K-5 elementary schools and a new middle school under a facilities plan approved Thursday night. The Pelham ...



High School graduations change location due to weather threat  WFXL FOX 31

Weather isn't going to rain on the parade of high school graduates this upcoming weekend.Lee County officials say that the high school graduation is being ...



Ex-Pelham High assistant principal talks about student sex charges being dropped, backlash from arrest  Alabama's News Leader

Now that the charges are dropped Catherine Bell is fighting a new battle hoping to clear her name and get her job back. {}



Ex-assistant principal at Pelham High School faces indictment for sex with student  al.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- A former assistant principal at Pelham High School has been indicted on four counts relating to sexual activity she had with a male student.



Newcastle Homes announces Terri LoBretto, new home sales agent  AL.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Newcastle Homes Announces Terri LoBretto, New Home Sales Agent to the Team Birmingham, AL November 16, 2018 - Newcastle ...



Pelham student places in Miss Alabama Teen USA pageant - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

PELHAM – Much to her surprise, Pelham High School sophomore Addison Watts competed and placed in her first state pageant Nov. 3-4 in Montgomery.



Thompson collecting donations for Ben Abercrombie at game with Pelham  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Thompson and Pelham High School will play a big rivalry game Friday night. Even so, there will be a move to help a former football player for another rival of the ...



Pelham High School's Navy JROTC program moving to Calera due to city-county split  al.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- Pelham High School junior Ben Travis has learned about becoming a leader and being a follower through his participation in the Navy ...



Pelham High School's grassy hillside near Bearden Road is getting a makeover  The Birmingham News - al.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- Pelham High School's grassy hillside and parking area near Bearden Road will soon undergo a landscaping transformation that will ...



Pelham High School coach Scott Blair found safe  al.com

Just a few hours after calls went out across social media and local news outlets in the Birmingham area, Pelham High School coach and teacher Scott Blair has ...



New Pelham coach Tom Causey promises to chase state titles, as fans applaud his arrival  AL.com

Former Pelham mayor Bobby Hayes talks with new Pelham High School football coach Tom Causey before the start of the Pelham Board of Education meeting ...



Pelham's school district formation is latest one over past decade in Birmingham area  The Birmingham News - al.com

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Pelham is the latest school system from the greater Birmingham area to break away and declare its independence from a county ...



Appeals court refuses to expunge former assistant Pelham principal's arrest records  AL.com

A former assistant Pelham High School principal, who in 2014 had school employ sex charges dismissed after a student recanted allegations, has been rebuffed ...



THS hires former Pelham head football coach - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By NEAL WAGNER / Managing Editor. ALABASTER – The former head coach of the Pelham High School football team will be coaching the Thompson High ...



Pelham's Riverchase Middle School getting a new owner: Here's the buyer  AL.com

The Pelham Board of Education tonight unanimously approved the sale of Riverchase Middle School for $4.25 million to Shades Mountain Christian School.



Full list of players with state ties taken in 2018 MLB draft  AL.com

Mississippi State second baseman Hunter Stovall, a Pelham High School graduate, was a 21st round pick of the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday. (Mississippi ...



Oak Mountain principal Sayers running for superintendent - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

NORTH SHELBY – Oak Mountain High School Principal Kristi Sayers has announced her candidacy for the position of superintendent of Shelby County Schools ...



Pelham schools undergoing deep cleaning, repainting, more to prepare for first day of class  The Birmingham News - al.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- Students returning to Pelham High School for the new academic year on Thursday may do a few double-takes from various changes ...



'I am the dream,' Pelham High School junior writes in award-winning essay influenced by Selma  AL.com

In her national award-winning essay influenced by the events of Selma, Pelham High School junior Danielle Sanders wanted her message to reflect the words of ...



Helena High School opens for classes: 'This is our pride now'  The Birmingham News - al.com

HELENA, Alabama -- With the group of 10th-graders filling rows of bleachers along one side of Helena High School's gymnasium this morning for the first day of ...



Pelham school board pulls from high school leaders, other districts for key positions  al.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- The Pelham Board of Education this afternoon named individuals to serve in key positions as the municipal school system moves toward ...



Birmingham homebuilder plans 100 homes across four developments  Birmingham Business Journal

As the residential market continues to suffer from a lack of inventory, one builder has announced big plans.



25 Alabama high schools with the best ACT scores  AL.com

Alabama's average score for the ACT - a test of college readiness - is 20.6, slightly lower than the national composite score of 21. There are some schools, ...



Pelham residents oppose Bearden Road development - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By JESSA PEASE / Staff Writer. PELHAM—After receiving a slew of negative feedback related to the proposed fire access road of the preliminary plat of ...



Pelham school district gives honors to this year's top teachers  AL.com

Pelham City Schools tonight honored four teachers as this year's top educators in their respective grade levels, including Riverchase Middle School social ...



Construction underway on new Pelham Ridge Elementary school  Alabama's News Leader

PELHAM - AL — Construction is officially underway on the new Pelham Ridge Elementary School. {}School leaders broke ground on Tuesday morning.



Pelham city school board hopefuls answer questions about serving new district  al.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- The Pelham City Council during a special work session tonight interviewed 10 candidates seeking to serve on the inaugural municipal ...



Pelham's Dewey Green set to go on trial in car-ramming death of Georgia grandmother  AL.com

A Pelham man accused of killing a Georgia grandmother by repeatedly ramming her SUV with his truck and then running her over is set to go on trial this week.



Pelham High School Seniors Sign Letters Of Intent  Pelham Daily Voice

PELHAM, N.Y. -- Three Pelham athletes are taking their talents to the next level.The athletes signed their National Letters of Intent to play at Division 1 schools ...



History-making: Helena High's Class of 2015 is first to graduate from school  AL.com

Helena High School Senior Class President Austen Copeland Howell congratulated his fellow Class of 2015 peers for making history at tonight's inaugural ...



Heath Green and the Makeshifters release debut album  Weld for Birmingham

Heath Green is one of Birmingham's hardest working musicians. He's 43 now. He's a dad. His roots are deep in Alabama — he graduated from Pelham High ...



Pelham introduces bowling Panthers - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By JESSA PEASE / Staff Writer. PELHAM— As bowling continues to grow in popularity as a high school sport in Alabama, Pelham High School has jumped on ...



Iron Bowl Eats : Tuscaloosa Has Plenty of Food Options for Football Fans  Over the Mountain Journal

By Donna Cornelius. There's no middle ground at the Iron Bowl. Alabama fans will be sporting crimson, white and houndstooth, while the Auburn faithful will be ...



Shelby County school board terminates construction contract for Pelham High School  al.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- Students at Pelham High School were expecting to eat in a newly expanded and renovated cafeteria in late September. A month later, they ...



Clemson coach Dabo Swinney's hometown of Pelham revels in his success  Tuscaloosa News

PELHAM -- Two autographed photos of Clemson coach Dabo Swinney hang on a wall above the used stoves and plumbing hoses in Jason Miller's hardware ...



Remembering Pelham teen Carson Sumpter: 'His legacy continues'  The Birmingham News - al.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- Showing his broad smile that was one of his trademarks, a black-and-white picture of Carson Sumpter drawn by one of his former ...



Riley Taylor wins her first pageant - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By CONNIE NOLEN / Community Columnist. “Miss PHS was my very first pageant,” said Pelham High School senior Riley Taylor. “I wanted to do well, but I am ...



Saturday ACT Test events canceled across Alabama  AL.com

ACT Test events scheduled for Saturday have been canceled at several locations across Alabama due to expected hazardous morning travel conditions.



Suspects in Holly Pond shooting have been captured, charged  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Tei Ti Taimi and Jason Stevens, the two suspects wanted in an officer involved shooting Friday night in Holly Pond, have been captured. Both suspects were ...



Graduation guide: Dates and locations of ceremonies at Birmingham-area high schools  al.com

Our 2014 graduation guide provides a list of dates, times and locations for ceremonies at all Birmingham-area high schools.



Dabo Swinney comes home to PHS - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By CONNIE NOLEN / Community Columnist. Welcoming Clemson University's head football coach Dabo Swinney back to Pelham High School for a Clemson ...



Alabama or Clemson? Dabo Swinney's hometown wrestles with friendship over fanaticism  AL.com

In Pelham, residents have to decide whether they'll stick with Alabama or root for the city's favorite son.



'You should marry your best friend. That matters most.'  Birmingham Times

Special to The Birmingham Times. “You Had Me at Hello'' highlights married couples and the love that binds them. If you would like to be considered for a future ...



Longtime Hoover High assistant principal retiring  Hoover Sun

Charles Butler, who spent the past nine years as an assistant principal at Hoover High School, said he is retiring, effective July 1. Butler started his education ...



Pelham families face a flooding crisis | WBMA  Alabama's News Leader

Pelham neighbors are facing serious flooding. It's caused severe damage to homes and cars over the past several years. The city is now looking at what can be ...



Local playoff games rescheduled for Friday  The Union-Recorder

Two local teams were scheduled to host their first round playoff games Thursday, but possible inclement weather has forced a change of plans.



Bama quarterbacks Tyler Watts and John Parker Wilson warn of concussion danger  The Birmingham News - al.com

Among the athletes were Watts, former Hoover High and Alabama quarterback John Parker Wilson and former Briarwood Christian High, college and ...



Updated: Pelham police identify 3 young men slain in Sunday shooting  al.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- Police this afternoon identified the city's three Sunday homicide victims as Joshua Smith, 22, Casey Cumberland, 22, and Simeon Gilmore, ...



Hammar's Art Studio returns to Pelham after 15 years  Eagle-Tribune

PELHAM — "Paint and sip" classes — where guests are invited to bring their own adult beverages to enjoy during a basic art lesson — have exploded in ...



20 largest high schools in Alabama  AL.com

The days of the little red schoolhouse are long gone. Some of Alabama's largest high schools have student populations that rival small colleges, according to ...



Surviving the storm: Pelham family recounts surviving Hurricane Katrina - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By JESSA PEASE / Staff Writer. PELHAM— Lionel, Shirley, Lionel Jr., and Lynella Chin survived Hurricane Katrina. They spent three days trapped in their attic, ...



Police and K9 Search Pelham High School  Londonderry News

In order to continue providing a safe learning environment for the students in the Pelham Schools, the school district requested the assistance of the Pelham ...



Pelham High School principal reveals how pupil's affair claims ended her career  Daily Mail

Catherine Armstrong Bell, 34, a former teacher at Pelham High School in Alabama, described how she had dedicated her whole life to teaching, but woke up ...



Pelham man accused of killing Georgia woman with car was sober, phone illegally seized by police, lawyer says  The Birmingham News - al.com

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Georgia - The attorney for a Pelham man accused of killing a Georgia grandmother by repeatedly ramming her SUV with his truck and then ...



Boaz hires coach | Sullivan takes helm for Pirates  Sand Mountain Reporter

Jeremy Sullivan is the new captain at the helm of the Pirates' ship.



Check out the design of Carly's Clubhouse all-accessible playground in Pelham  The Birmingham News - al.com

PELHAM, Alabama -- On one side is a giant fire station clubhouse next to a rainbow climber -- a large piece of playground equipment that's a lot like it sounds.



ESL program makes second language a first priority  UAB News

By some estimates, nearly 2 billion people worldwide will be learning English by 2020. Which means teachers of English are in demand in places such as Asia, ...



Here comes Santa Claus: Shelby County's cities hosting Christmas parades, events  The Birmingham News - al.com

SHELBY COUNTY, Alabama -- It's not even Thanksgiving, but the Christmas bells are already ringing in Shelby County. Many cities in Shelby County are ...



Double amputee Hasaan Hawthorne wins Alabama state wrestling title  USA TODAY High School Sports

Pelham wrestler Hasaan Hawthorne is unbeaten this season and won the Alabama 6A state title at 145 pounds. That would be impressive enough, but then ...



Helena High School gets football coach, band director, lead counselor  al.com

HELENA, Alabama -- Development of the new Helena High School continues to advance with key leadership positions approved by the Shelby County Board of ...



PROFILE: Climbing her way to the top - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By JAN GRIFFEY / Editor. At age 14, the thoughts that filled Miranda Carter's mind weren't those of the typical teenage girl. She wasn't hanging around after ...



Hoover stays in-house with new principal hires for Spain Park, Bluff Park  AL.com

Two assistant principals from Hoover schools were promoted to principal jobs.



Heart on our sleeves - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By CONNIE NOLEN / Community Columnist. “Is that your Powder Puff T-shirt?” I asked the pretty girl waiting for the school bus. “Yes,” she said. “I'm not sure if I ...



After Miss Alabama 2016 turned in her crown, what piece of jewelry did she get next?  AL.com

Not long after Miss Alabama 2016 Hayley Barber turned in her crown, she got another piece of jewelry. Her boyfriend, Will DeShazo, proposed to her on ...



Helena High School Huskies tickets for debut football season on sale  The Birmingham News - al.com

HELENA, Alabama -- In preparation for Helena High School's debut this fall and its first athletic season, the Helena Athletic Association today began selling ...



‘This man was out to kill’: Family of Georgia woman allegedly hit, killed by Pelham man demands justice  The Birmingham News - al.com

DOUGLASVILLE, Georgia - The daughters of a Georgia mother and grandmother killed when authorities say a Pelham man rammed her vehicle at a stop light ...



Pelham teen Carson Sumpter who lived in faith dies battling cancer  The Birmingham News - al.com

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Carson Sumpter, a Pelham teenager who inspired thousands with his music and Christian testimony as he battled cancer, died ...



Shelby County's Miranda Carter named to Women Who Shape the State - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By EMILY SPARACINO / Staff Writer. Shelby County resident and business owner Miranda Carter was added to an elite group of women this year for the positive ...



Mothers of two Birmingham homicide victims want justice: 'I miss my phone ringing'  AL.com

Today the Cold Case Unit highlighted two cold cases as part of the unit's ongoing mission to bring attention to unsolved murder cases.



Atheist in Alabama: Auburn teen forms only freethinkers group in a state high school  al.com

AUBURN, Alabama -- Duncan Henderson was only a tween when he set out to start a secular group in his junior high school in Auburn. By that young age, ...



Former Auburn track star Erica Braswell Speegle competing in U.S. Olympic Trials  AL.com

Former Auburn and Pelham High School track star Erica Braswell Speegle will participate in the U.S. Olympic Trials this Saturday with a spot on the marathon ...



Love key to success for husband-wife team competing in mixed doubles  Birmingham Times

By Solomon Crenshaw Jr. For the Birmingham Times. Earl and Betty Austin train at Pelham Racquet Club. The Pelham couple – he's 68 and she's 66 – will play ...



Former Alabama stars rally fans - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By BRAD GASKINS / Staff Writer. PELHAM – Andrew Zow appreciates it now, but when the former Alabama quarterback got to Tuscaloosa in 1997, the Florida ...



Tuscaloosa tornado: Miraculous recovery for University of Alabama student from Pelham  al.com

Chelsea Thrash, a University of Alabama sophomore and 2009 graduate of Pelham High School, was critically injured as an EF-4 tornado hit Tuscaloosa on ...



Miss Alabama Hayley Barber has a vision: better eyesight for kids  AL.com

Miss Alabama Hayley Barber, who was crowned on June 11, has set her sights on being crowned Miss America on Sept. 11 in Atlantic City. But even if that ...



Pelham teen Carson Sumpter sees his struggle in battle with cancer as a lesson from God  The Birmingham News - al.com

'God has chosen me for a really big obstacle,' Carson Sumpter says.



Funeral set for 75-year-old missing man whose burned van found in remote Shelby County area  AL.com

James Andrew Morrison was reported missing Jan. 3. His burned van, with human remains inside, was discovered July 4. He was a Vietnam Veteran and retired ...



'I hope she's going through her own hell right now,' victim's sister says of Kelly Lynn Miller's Thailand capture  AL.com

It's not clear when Miller, a 1996 Pelham High School graduate, will be extradited to Alabama.



Alabaster PD: Situation that sparked evacuation 'resolved peacefully'  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

A large police presence in Alabaster led to an evacuation Sunday afternoon.



On a quest to preserve history in Pelham, Texas  Dallas Morning News

Nearly 150 years ago, emancipated slaves found a land of riches to call their own; a few dozen descendants still abide by that spirit.



BamaHammer Players Championship Round 1: Michael Proctor (5) vs. Harry Gilmer (4)  BamaHammer

Another vote is in the books, and our quest to crown the greatest Alabama Crimson Tide football player of all time rolls on. Today is a matchup of one of the ...



Early Warnings: Patriots Survive Scare, Bucs, Jags, Spartans Win  Over the Mountain Journal

A host of Vestavia defenders stop Briarwood's J.R. Tran Reno in the Rebel's 20-7 win over the Lions last week. Photos by Marvin Gentry. By Lee Davis.



What you need to know about Birmingham snow, Day 2: Check back here for updates  al.com

Are you reading on one of our AL.com apps? Please tap here for the latest updates. BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Alabama authorities have announced that five ...



Buck's Pizza coming to Alabaster - Shelby County Reporter  Shelby County Reporter

By NEAL WAGNER / City Editor. The owners of a new Buck's Pizza franchise are completing the final renovations to their Alabaster location, and are planning on ...



News headlines by Google News for Pelham High School Pelham AL

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Pelham . This site has been created to offer a place for PHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Pelham High Pelham, AL alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.