Police Arrest Tyler, TX Man On Kidnapping And Sex Trafficking Charges; Florence Teen Returned Home Safe

April 20, 2021

TYLER, TX/FLORENCE-Tyler, TX Police Department rescued a 13-year-old Florence girl from a home in the 3600 block of Woods Blvd. in Tyler on Saturday, April 17 after receiving information from the FBI that a kidnapping victim could be at the residence. After talking with Daniel Dylan Skipworth, 19 of the Woods address the Tyler Police […]


COVID-19 Update Alabama Department of Public Health April 19, 2021

April 20, 2021

MONTGOMERY-Getting COVID-19 vaccine into the arms of Alabamians as quickly as possible is our goal. ADPH is conducting clinics daily, including drive-through clinics in some counties. COVID-19 Cases—522,512 COVID-19 Deaths—10,790 COVID-19 Hospitalizations (as of April 18)—48,459 Currently eligible for vaccine—everyone 16 years of age and older Average 1stDoses of Vaccine Shipped to Alabama Per Week—120,000-130,000 […]


New! Marshall County Arrest Reports 04/05/21 – 04/18/21

April 20, 2021

MARSHALL COUNTY-Booking Photos from Marshall 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. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this as a public service.


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Athens Man Arrested On Sex Abuse Charges

April 20, 2021

ATHENS-Athens Police chief Floyd Johnson issued a statement regarding the arrest of a suspect on Friday, April 166.  The suspect has been charged with sex abuse of a minor: “Torey Devonte Brooks was arrested Friday afternoon on a warrant for sex abuse first degree. The victim in this case is 10 years old. The victim […]


NW-SCC to hold grand re-opening of the nature trail and outdoor classroom on April 26

April 20, 2021

PHIL CAMPBELL-Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) will host the ribbon cutting and grand re-opening of the revitalized Cecil Clapp Nature Trail and outdoor classroom on the Phil Campbell Campus Monday, April 26, 2021, at 2 p.m.     The event will include a ribbon cutting with the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce, performance from the NW-SCC Jazz […]


33rd Anniversary Celebrating LaGrange College; Recall Lagrange’s Distillery Raid May 1

April 20, 2021

LEIGHTON-Commemorating the 191st Anniversary Recall LaGrange will hold several events from 10:00AM until 4:00PM on Saturday, May 1 at LaGrange College Site Park located at 1491 LaGrange College Road in Leighton. Events including Art/Crafts demonstrations, vendors wagon rides to the historic cemetery from 10 until 2.  There will be a petting zoo and good downhome […]


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NIEER Ranks Alabama First Class Pre-K as Nation’s Highest Quality Program for 15th Consecutive Year

April 20, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Monday announced that the National Institute for Early Education Research (NIEER) ranks Alabama First Class Pre-K as the nation’s highest quality state pre-kindergarten program for the 15th consecutive year. “Ensuring our youngest learners have a strong start to their educational journeys is important now, more than ever. Alabama continues to […]


What to Do If You Received the J&J/Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine

April 20, 2021

ATLANTA, GA-On April 13, 2021, CDC and FDA recommended a pause in the use of Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine. Of the nearly 7 million doses administered so far in the United States, a small number of reports of a rare and severe type of blood clot have been reported in people after receiving […]


Arbor Day Celebration April 24

April 19, 2021

  ATHENS-Join the City of Athens, Athens Rotary Club, Limestone County Commission and the Alabama Forestry Commission as we celebrate Arbor Day on the Square in historic Downtown Athens, Saturday, April 24, from 10:00 – 11:00. We will dedicate a willow oak tree to replace the oak claimed by a storm in 2020. Alabama Forestry […]


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New! Lauderdale County Arrest Reports 04/09/21 – 04/16/21

April 19, 2021

LAUDERDALE COUNTY-Booking Photos from Lauderdale 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. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this as a public service.


ADEM Creates Video Series for Earth Day

April 19, 2021

MONTGOMERY– To celebrate Earth Day and encourage high school and middle school students to pursue careers in the sciences, the Alabama Department of Environmental Management hosts an annual event to highlight ADEM’s efforts to safeguard the environment. Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 restrictions, ADEM staff are not able to conduct the annual Earth Day event in-person […]


Missing Florence Teen Found

April 18, 2021

FLORENCE-Florence Police issued a statement on the safe return of Abbygail Moody, missing Florence teen who had been gone from her home since April 15.  Moody was found and returned to her family safely: “On April 17, 2021, at approximately 7 PM, Abbygail Moody was located unharmed after a lengthy investigation involving multiple city, state and […]


Conservation Advisory Board To Meet in Jasper May 8

April 18, 2021

JASPER-The Alabama Conservation Advisory Board (CAB) will hold its second scheduled meeting of 2021 on Saturday, May 8. The meeting will take place at Jasper High School, 1501 Viking Dr., Jasper, Alabama 35501. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, attendees are asked to wear a mask that covers nose and mouth and to please […]


Alabama’s March Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.8%; Wage & Salary Employment at Highest Level of 2021

April 18, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced today that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted March 2021 unemployment rate is 3.8%, down from February’s rate of 4.0%, yet above March 2020’s rate of 2.6%. March’s rate represents 84,670 unemployed persons, compared to 91,041 in February and 57,895 in March 2020. Alabama is comfortably below […]


Get A Dog….Everyone Needs One…Pet Of The Week

April 18, 2021

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!


New! Colbert County Arrest Reports 03/22/21 – 04/16/21

April 18, 2021

COLBERT COUNTY-Booking Photos from Colbert 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. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this as a public service.


Three Arrested After Assault and Attempting To Elude Police In Limestone County

April 17, 2021

LIMESTONE COUNTY-On Friday, April 16 the Limestone County Sheriff’s Department issued a statement concerning the arrest of two men and a woman who are suspects assault case and attempting to elude: “On April 13, 2021, Limestone County Sheriff’s Office (“LCSO”) received a report regarding an assault that occurred at a residence on Wallace Lane, of […]


Decatur to Host SSAC Softball Championship April 29 – May 1

April 17, 2021

DECATUR-As part of a five-year commitment, the Wilson Morgan Softball Complex will hold the Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) softball championship tournament April 29 – May 1. Decatur Morgan County Tourism and the City of Decatur’s Parks and Recreation Department will host the event for nearly 200 student-athletes and coaches, along with their families, traveling […]


New! Jackson County Arrest Reports 04/02/21 – 04/16/21

April 17, 2021

JACKSON COUNTY-Booking Photos from Jackson 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. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this as a public service


Athens to hold Community Kickoff Meeting about comprehensive plan update

April 17, 2021

ATHENS-The City of Athens has kicked off a new project: “Athens 2040”.  This effort is an update of the City’s Comprehensive Plan, led by the City of Athens and planning consultant Town Planning and Urban Design Collaborative, LLC (TPUDC).  The public will have several opportunities to get engaged and participate in the process, starting with […]


Walk, Ride, Hit A Ball All In the Shoals April 17

April 17, 2021

THE SHOALS-On Saturday, April 17 there will be a lot to do kicking off the warmer weather with a ballgame, a nice walk and and fun bike ride. Forks of Cypress Walking Tour The Forks of Cypress was one of the oldest antebellum mansions in Alabama. It was built in 1822 by James Jackson, one […]


Initial Unemployment Claims For Alabama Week Ending 04/10/21

April 17, 2021

MONTGOMERY – The Alabama Department of Labor released the official count for initial claims filed during the week of April 4 – April 10, 2021. 10,909 initial claims were filed either online or by telephone during this period. 3,269 of those claims are estimated to be COVID-19 related.   County Breakdown Industry Breakdown   *Be sure to click week […]


Four-Vehicle Accident Near Tuscumbia Takes One Life Injuries Three Others

April 16, 2021

TUSCUMBIA-The Alabama Law enforcement Agency reports a four-vehicle accident has occurred with several injuries and one death.  the accident occurred on Thursday, April 15: “A four-vehicle crash at approximately 2:36 p.m. Thursday, April 15, has claimed the life of a Fulton, Miss., man and injured three others. Craig Bonney, 55, was killed when the 1999 […]


NW-SCC to host drive-through Shoals Student of the Year Ceremony April 22

April 16, 2021

MUSCLE SHOALS-Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) will host the 2021 Shoals Student of the Year Banquet in the form of a drive-through ceremony Thursday, April 22, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. on the  Building 120 Parking lot, NW-SCC Shoals campus; 800 George Wallace Blvd., Muscle Shoals, AL 35661. The ceremony will feature nominees from 17 high schools […]