Helena Photo of the Day
Today's photo comes from Sherrie Sechrist Pippin
Marilyn Matta shared that the Helena 8U girls just beat Chelsea 19-3
Helena High Band
Sherill Vansant shared that the "Helena High School Band went to a second competition in Pell City and came away with lots of trophies (again) to add to a trophy case that's quickly filling up.Outstanding band! If they haven't had a chance to see them yet they have the next two Fridays left. These kids are doing us all proud"!
Jennifer Bradford Owen shared, "HHS band had all superior ratings at competition again. Got best overall band in division and best in class color guard, dance line, majorettes, percussion, and drum majors".
Stephanie shared that, "Lauren Padgett with HHS Color Guard came in 3rd in a spin off yesterday at competition".
Mina Godsey shared, "Couldn't be any more proud of our Helena Band kiddos". See here picture of the scoring!
Best Halloween Decorations
The competition is heating up for Helena’s Best Decorated House Competition!
Nominate our favorite house, then stay tuned. On Monday October 27 the online voting begins and you will decide a 1, 2 and 3 place winner.
Here are the nominees so far:
2801 St Patrick Place N
1917 Gallant Fox Drive
469 Tocoa Rd
457 Old Cahaba Way
To enter, click http://helenabeautiful.wordpress.com/helenas-halloween-competition/ and complete to entry form.
Gene Ingram shared that "Fundraiser for Helena High School Athletics.
Cahaba Outfitters will be hosting a Skeet Shoot
November 8, 2014 7:30 am-10:30 am.
1511 County Road 13 - Helena, Al 35080
Tickets are $30 or you can purchase 4 for $100
Bring your own shotgun or Cahaba Outfitters will provide. No outside ammo allowed. The ticket includes ammo, skeet and breakfast.Please contact a HAA board member to purchase your tickets. a complete list of board members can be found at www.helenaathleticassociation.org
DeAnna Carnley Cobb shared, "YOU'RE INVITED to come shop early for Christmas at the Appleford Hillsboro Holiday Open House! All the vendors listed, as well as, Scentsy, One Red Bead, Usborne Books, Younique, and MORE!! Come have fun with us and shop"
"Kaitlyn Creel, a senior at Helena High School, recently chose to become a cast member of the haunted Warehouse 31 performances. Creel, who is in show choir and theatre at HHS, also has the role of Officer Brophy in the first HHS play, Arsenic and Old Lace. Kaitlyn, along with her mother, Sharon Creel, is also a member of Notinee, an Indian dancing troop that performs Manipuri/Odissi folk fusion dance. “Warehouse31 encompasses things I love,” said Creel, ”Halloween, acting and dressing up.” For the full story check out: ARTICLE LINK
"Helena Intermediate School celebrated the Shelby County School System-wide Parenting Day with a unique twist this year.On Oct. 14, more than 500 parents and grandparents visited HIS and attended informational workshops, joined their children for lunch and learned about the school community through Unique Me Day".Full Article
Most Beautiful In Alabama
Three-year-old Claudia Hamrick, recent winner of the Little Miss Alabama Pageant, will now move on to represent the state of Alabama in November for the Baby Miss America Pageant. Her mother works at Rios; Bar and Grill in Alabama. Full article
If you missing your chance to be in the last moving then check out this:Casting Call for local Movie
|Art Class on Monday to Paint Huskies or Caboose|
Alton Brown's Edible Inevitable tour is rolling through the area next week and he needs your help-- Use #ABRoadEatsBirm on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram to recommend the best eats in town that he absolutely cannot miss! Learn more here: http://bit.ly/ABRoadEatsBIRM. Be sure to share you favorite Helena Eats
Pink Bridge Lights
Darlene Bryan shared, "I love the pink lights on the bridge for breast cancer awareness month! Thank you to whoever did that"
Amy Predmore shared that Megan Conner and Dan Conner got married on the beach last night.
HELENA CITY COUNCIL
Regular Meeting Agenda
October 20, 2014
PRE-COUNCIL: Work Session Agenda 5:00 p.m.
A discussion and review of City Council agenda items, projects, department, committee, and board liaison reports, and task assigned for City
operations and business.
1. JR Adams – Request of Rezone of Property at 5576 Highway 17 from E3 to Special District –
David Stuman Property
2. City employee retirement insurance plan
3. Sports budgets
CITY COUNCIL MEETING: Agenda 6:00pm
1. Call To Order.
3. Pledge of Allegiance.
4. Council Roll Call.
5 Presentation of Minutes from Council meeting and Pre-Council meeting October 6, 2014.
6 Revenue Report - Bill payment.
7 City Operations, Department, and Mayoral Report: Mayor Mark Hall
- Police, Fire, Library, Streets, Sanitation, Utilities.
8. Resolution 10202014 – Helena High School Additional Construction Expense for
9. Resolution 1020201401 – City Paid Holidays for Fiscal Year 2014/2015
10. Laura Joseph – Your Town Alabama Workshop
11. Employee Recognition – Retirement of Penny Weldon
12. United Way of Central America – Ms. Sarah Ficke
13. Council Comments
Next City Council Meeting Date: Monday, November 3, 2014 @ 5:00 P.M. Pre-Council followed by Regular Meeting 6:00pm.