About Us

The North Jefferson News strives to be the best, most reliable source for community news, features and sports for readers and advertisers in north Jefferson County.

We publish our print edition each Wednesday, and provide up-to-the-minute news online through our website, Facebook page and Twitter feed.

The NJN was founded in 1970 in Gardendale, and covers the communities of Fultondale, Gardendale, Morris, Kimberly, Pinson, Warrior, Mt. Olive, Brookside, Corner, Trafford and surrounding areas in northern Jefferson County.

The North Jefferson News is owned by Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc. (CNHI), which is based in Montgomery, Ala.

This Week's Circulars


John Thomas Parker, Sr. went to be with the Lord on Monday, February 24, 2020 at age 83. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Shirley Keef Parker; daughters, Renay Parker and Rhonda Parker Wingard (Craig); daughter-in-law, Lisa Parker; five grandchildren, Chris Dowd (Jill), Juliann…

Lawrence O. Taylor, Jr. went to be with the Lord on December 14, 2019 at the age of 83. Lawrence is survived by his wife of 64 years, Bobbie Taylor; son, Terry Taylor (Rexana) and daughter, Tammi Wren (Dwight); grandchildren, Christina Savage (Joe), Matthew Wren, Mariah Wren, Martin Taylor (…