Tort Law – Defense

January 18, 2017

Last week we talked about how when a person behaves in a way that either breaks a rule or creates a danger which a reasonable person would see and avoid, they become responsible for all the harms and losses they create.   This week we will talk about some of the reasons why if someone […]


New! Florence Arrest Reports 01/03/17 – 01/10/17

January 18, 2017

FLORENCE-New Booking Photos from Florence Police  (CHECK HERE). A defendant is presumed innocent of the charges, and it will be the government’s burden to prove a defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt at trial. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public service


The inauguration of the President of the United States … Did you know?

January 18, 2017

The inauguration of the President of the United States is a ceremony to mark the commencement of a new four-year term of a president of the United States. An inauguration ceremony takes place for each term of a president, even if the president continues in office for a second term. Since 1937, Inauguration Day takes […]


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Blaze And His Bunch…Pet Of The Week

January 18, 2017

THE SHOALS-We have pets from all over the Shoals…Please find just the pet for you and take them home….you both will be happy (Or if you choose more than one…You all will be happy). Check here to see your Pet Of The Week!


Two Arrested For Break-Ins At Papa Johns In Athens

January 17, 2017

ATHENS-Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson released a statement concerning the two break-ins at Papa John’s Pizza on January 10th and 13th: “On January 10, 2017 Papa John’s Pizza on US 72 was broken into. The front door was broken out and cash was taken from the business. Investigator Kelly Fussell investigated the case and developed […]


Two Arrested Charged With 34 Counts Of Fraudulent Use Of A Credit Card

January 17, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence Police Department issued a statement regarding the arrest of two suspects in the case of a stolen credit card: “Ashley Allen and Chris Hammond- On 12/08/16 officers were notified of a theft that had occurred at a residence in Glen Mary Subdivision. The complainant, an elderly female, had just been released from the […]


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Kittens, Cats…Love Abounds Get You Some At FLAS

January 17, 2017

FLORENCE–The Florence/Lauderdale Animal Shelter has pets who need you. This week The Florence/Lauderdale Animal Shelter features these lovely furbabies. Take your pick they all will give you unconditional love! Call (256) 760-6676 to adopt or foster any of these pets.


Florence Main Street Presents The 3rd Annual Downtown Chocolate Crawl

January 17, 2017

FLORENCE-Downtown Florence boutiques, salons, and other businesses are turning into Chocolate Shops to help you get in the mood for Valentine’s Day! So grab your sweetheart or your best shopping buddy and join us in downtown Florence for the 3rd Annual Downtown Chocolate Crawl presented by Florence Main Street, on Saturday, February 11th from 10am until […]


MLK…Did You Know?

January 17, 2017

Martin Luther King born on January 15, 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia grew to be the icon of Civil Rights was influenced by Mahatma Gandhi as well as Abraham Lincoln died much too young by an assassin’s bullet in Memphis, Tennessee on April 4, 1968.  MLK was one of the most significant figures of the 20th century. Here […]


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New! Morgan County Arrest Reports 01/09/17 – 01/15/17

January 17, 2017

MORGAN COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Morgan County Sheriff (CHECK HERE). A defendant is presumed innocent of the charges, and it will be the government’s burden to prove a defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt at trial. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public service


True Medical Group Celebrates Grand Opening On Friday January 13

January 16, 2017

MUSCLE SHOALS-On Friday, January 13 True Medical Group/Dr. Roy Barco MD, PhD  located at 203 Avalon Avenue, Suite 120 in Muscle Shoals celebrated their grand opening with an open house and ribbon cutting.  The Shoals Chamber was on hand to welcome Dr. Barco and his staff to the Shoals along with friends and family. Now […]


Man Flu?

January 16, 2017

Wikipedia~Man flu is a pejorative phrase that refers to the idea that men, when they have a cold, exaggerate and claim they have the flu. Whilst a commonly used phrase in the UK and Ireland, it is referred to in other cultures and there is a continuing discussion over the scientific basis for the phrase. Men […]


New! Franklin County Arrest Reports 12/25/16 – 01/09/17

January 16, 2017

FRANKLIN COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Franklin County Sheriff (CHECK HERE). A defendant is presumed innocent of the charges, and it will be the government’s burden to prove a defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt at trial. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public service


Accident Near Vernon Takes Life Of Sulligent Man

January 15, 2017

HAMILTON-ALEA issued a statement on the death of a Sulligent man due to a one car accident on Saturday, January 14: “A single-vehicle crash at 11:10 a.m. today, January 14, has claimed the life of a Sulligent man.  Donald Gene Cantrell, 79, was killed when the Dodge Caravan he was driving left the roadway, struck […]


A least 2 Nobel Prize winners say that LSD helped them make their discoveries

January 15, 2017

Lysergic acid diethylamide, simply known as LSD because it’s name is somewhat of a tongue twister, is an extremely controversial yet powerful hallucinogen. The reason for LSD’s controversy is because many of the users of the drug insist that the drug has aided them in becoming a better person, and that they’ve been able to […]


Public Schools to Receive Drinking Water Testing

January 15, 2017

MONTGOMERY-In an effort to promote public confidence and help schools minimize the potential exposure to possible high levels of lead in drinking water, the Alabama Department of Education in conjunction with ADEM will assist all pre-K thru 12th grade public school systems with testing for lead in drinking water over the next three years. There […]


Governor Bentley Releases Statement on New Civil Rights National Monuments

January 15, 2017

MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley on Friday issued a statement on the new Civil Rights National Monuments designated by President Obama. Read the full statement below. “In Alabama, we don’t hide from our history or the events of the past; we reflect on those events and use them as guidance for a successful future. These new national […]


New! Etowah County Arrest Reports 12/22/16 – 01/10/17

January 15, 2017

ETOWAH COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Etowah County Sheriff (CHECK HERE). A defendant is presumed innocent of the charges, and it will be the government’s burden to prove a defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt at trial. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public service


Aderholt Statement on Repealing and Replacing Obamacare

January 15, 2017

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-04) today released the following statement on House passage of S. Con. Res. 3, Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for FY 2017. “Before it even became law, Americans voiced their concern and displeasure with Obamacare. The law, passed in 2010 without a single Republican vote, has never been favored […]


Tort Law – Defense

January 15, 2017

Last week we talked about how when a person behaves in a way that either breaks a rule or creates a danger which a reasonable person would see and avoid, they become responsible for all the harms and losses they create.   This week we will talk about some of the reasons why if someone […]


Work On O’Neal Bridge Saturday and Sunday, January 14-15

January 14, 2017

THE SHOALS-ALDOT released a statement concerning work on the O’Neal Bridge this weekend January 14-15: “Bridge work this weekend on O’Neal Bridge from 7:00 AM – 4:30 PM. Traffic will stop for 10 minutes at a time for bridge crew to tighten bolts. Please expect traffic delays and use alternate routes. The cycle will continue […]


Thinking About A Beach…Here Are Ten If You Dare

January 14, 2017

If  Europe listed the nude beaches it would  almost be redundant, after all, most beaches in Europe are at least a little nude friendly. But here in the United States, public nudity is still something one has to go looking for, and there’s no better place to look than at one of America’s ten best nude […]


New! Marion County Arrest Reports 12/22/16 – 01/10/17

January 14, 2017

MARION COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Marion County Sheriff (CHECK HERE). A defendant is presumed innocent of the charges, and it will be the government’s burden to prove a defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt at trial. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public service


Update From Mayor Holt on The Animal Shelter In Florence

January 14, 2017

FLORENCE-Mayor Steve Holt gave an update/briefing on the Animal at the January 3, 2017  Florence City Council meeting: “The animal shelter is our #1 priority for 2017. Several meetings have been held involving Mindy Gilbert, State Director for the Humane Society for the state of Alabama, the ad hoc committee, our local shelter director and […]