Wheeler Dam Road Closes One Lane June 23

June 20, 2021

TOWN CREEK-Traffic on the Wheeler Dam bridge on Alabama 101 will be single lane from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on June 23 as the Tennessee Valley Authority conducts routine inspection. Motorists should exercise caution, follow traffic sign or flagger directions, and expect delays when crossing the bridge, TVA said in a news release. In […]


Alabama’s May Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.4% New Record Low Post-Pandemic Rate; New Record High Wages

June 20, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced today that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted May unemployment rate is 3.4%, down from April’s rate of 3.6%, and well below May 2020’s rate of 7.9%.  May’s rate represents 75,458 unemployed persons, compared to 79,319 in April and 174,680 in May 2020. May’s unemployed count is the lowest in 2021. “Our record-breaking streak is continuing in May, and we hope that it continues throughout the rest of the year,” said […]


Get Lucky Or Maybe A Fuzzy Kitten…Pet Of The Week

June 20, 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!


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Stacy Beam’s ‘Art On The Mountain’ Set For July 2-4

June 20, 2021

NASHVILLE, TN-Fine Artist Stacy Beam hosts his annual “Art On The Mountain” event 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily, July 2-4 at the Stacy Beam Gallery, 19643 State Highway 56, Beersheba Springs, Tenn. A VIP patron reception takes place 6-9 p.m. CDT, July 3. Proceeds from art sales benefit the Beersheba Springs Medical Clinic. The […]


New! Florence Arrest Reports 06/07/21 – 06/17/21

June 20, 2021

FLORENCE-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. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this as a public service.


Bassmaster Elite Economic Impact With Two Record-Setting Months

June 19, 2021

FLORENCE– The Florence-Lauderdale Convention + Visitors Bureau (CVB) hosted the Guaranteed Rate Bassmaster Elite on March 18, 2021 on Pickwick Lake. Economic impact figures have been calculated with estimated travel-related expenditures exceeding $1.1 million in the local economy. The Bassmaster Elite Series is the highest level of professional bass fishing tournaments. Competitors must qualify for […]


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Initial Unemployment Claims For Week Ending 06/12/21

June 19, 2021

MONTGOMERY – The Alabama Department of Labor released the official count for initial claims filed during the week of June 6 – June 12, 2021. 6,847 initial claims were filed either online or by telephone during this period. 3,905 of those claims are estimated to be COVID-19 related.   County Breakdown Industry Breakdown   *Be sure to click week ending […]


New! Dekalb County Arrest Reports 06/03/21 – 06/18/21

June 19, 2021

DEKALB COUNTY-Booking Photos from Dekalb 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.


The Ritz Returns with ‘The Last Five Years’ Musical

June 19, 2021

SHEFFIELD– Welcome back to The Ritz! Tickets for the Ritz Theatre’s 2021 SummerStock production of The Last Five Years are on sale now. This musical marks the return of live theatre at the historic Ritz Theatre in downtown Sheffield. There will be six performances, running July 22-24 and 29-31, all at 7:30 pm. Tickets are […]


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New! Morgan County Arrest Reports 06/04/21 – 06/17/21

June 18, 2021

MORGAN COUNTY-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. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this as a public service.


Auditions for Comedy ‘Moon Over Buffalo’ at The Ritz

June 18, 2021

SHEFFIELD-The Tennessee Valley Art Association will hold open auditions for the award-winning Broadway comedy, Moon Over Buffalo on Saturday, July 10 and Sunday, July 11 at 2 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre on 3rd Street in Sheffield, AL. Michael Green is directing this farce by Ken Ludwig, author of Lend Me a Tenor. AUDITION INFORMATION […]


University of North Alabama, Alabama A&M University Sign Learning Agreement

June 18, 2021

FLORENCE – The University of North Alabama and Alabama A&M University have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will develop a partnership between the two institutions and benefit A&M graduates eager to pursue the accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing track at UNA.   “The primary objective of this MOU or learning agreement is to […]


Governor Ivey Declares Friday A State Holiday In Celebration Of Juneteenth

June 17, 2021

MONTGOMERY-Following the passage and signing of the bill declaring Juneteenth as a Federal Holiday, Governor Ivey signed a memorandum stating that Friday, June 18 would be a Holiday for state employees: “Upon signature this afternoon by the President of the United States declaring Juneteenth as a Federal holiday, I am authorizing Friday, June 18, 2021 […]


FLPL Will Host A Basic Genealogy Seminar June 19

June 17, 2021

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library along with the Natchez Trace Genealogical Society will sponsor a Generations Basic Genealogy Seminar from 9:00 AM until 4:30 PM on Saturday, June 19 in the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library conference room. There are still seats available! Register for this FREE seminar by calling 256-764-6564 ext. 130 or emailing lee@flpl.org. There will be breaks throughout […]


New! Colbert County Arrest Reports 06/05/21 – 06/15/21

June 17, 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.


University of North Alabama Celebrates 150 Years of Admitting Women

June 17, 2021

FLORENCE – When she thinks back on her years as an undergraduate at the University of North Alabama, Ann Berry can pinpoint the moment that changed her life. An on-campus dinner with then-UNA President Dr. Robert Guillot and U.S. Sen. Howell Heflin and a phone call later, Berry, who graduated in 1978, would be on […]


New! Helen Keller Hospital Births 06/03/21 – 06/09/21

June 16, 2021

THE SHOALS-The latest cohort of babies born at Helen Keller Hospital is published in The Quad-Cities Daily. We hope you find your family and friends’ loved little on here.


New! Lauderdale County Arrest Reports 06/04/21 – 06/11/21

June 16, 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.


Trinity Man Dies In Two-Vehicle Accident Near Moulton

June 16, 2021

 MOULTON-The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reports a two-vehicle accident that has taken the life of one person near Moulton: “A two-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 5:25 pm. Monday, June 14, has claimed the life of a Trinity man. Timothy Charles Wynn, 58, was killed when the 2002 Honda Passport he was driving crossed the […]


Muscle Shoals Artist Johnny Collier Nominated For Entertainer Of The Year

June 16, 2021

MUSCLE SHOALS– The Josie Music Awards have announced their Official 2021 Nominees and talented Country Music Artist, Johnny Collier, from the Muscle Shoals area of Northern Alabama, has been nominated in several categories. In May, The Josie Music Awards released their list of 2021 nominees naming Johnny Collier as a nominee for Male Vocalist of […]


Botanical Artisan Market and Tea Bar Opens in Downtown Athens

June 16, 2021

ATHENS– The City of Athens and Limestone County continue to see economic growth throughout the county coming out of the pandemic. Driftwood Dragonfly, a new botanical artisan market and tea bar, has opened in downtown Athens at 405 W. Washington Street. The market’s hours of operation are Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 […]


Post-COVID Conditions

June 15, 2021

 ATLANTA, GA-Although most people with COVID-19 get better within weeks of illness, some people experience post-COVID conditions. Post-COVID conditions are a wide range of new, returning, or ongoing health problems people can experience more than four weeks after first being infected with the virus that causes COVID-19. One type of post-COVID condition is Long COVID. […]


FCS Mobile COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

June 15, 2021

FLORENCE-The Florence School system will be holding mobile COVID-19 vaccine clinics for students 12 and older. The bus route  schedule for the clinics is listed at the end of Dr. Shaw’s letter. Florence School Superintendent Dr. Jimmy Shaw released this letter to all students 12 and older: Falcon Family, This is superintendent, Dr. Jimmy Shaw. […]


New! Franklin County Arrest Reports 06/05/21 – 06/13/21

June 15, 2021

FRANKLIN COUNTY-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. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this as a public service.