Author Lunch with Marie Benedict at FLPL February 5

January 18, 2020

FLORENCE-Join the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library for an author lunch with New York Times bestselling author Marie Benedict!  The luncheon will be February 5 from 11:30 AM until 1:00 PM.  Tickets are $35.00 for the event. Marie will be talking about her latest novel Lady Clementine, which explores the life of Clementine Churchill, whose story is […]


Kilby Laboratory School Receives TVA Grant

January 18, 2020

FLORENCE– Kilby Laboratory School, on the University of North Alabama campus, has received a $5,000 grant from the Tennessee Valley Authority, in partnership with Bicentennial Volunteers Incorporated, a TVA retiree organization. Kilby was among 142 other institutions to be awarded monies designed to bring science, technology, engineering, and math education projects to schools throughout the […]


New! Florence Arrest Reports 01/08/20 – 01/15/20

January 18, 2020

FLORENCE – Booking Photos from Florence Police Click 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 as a public service.


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Notices & Obituaries

SHOALS ARCHAEOLOGICAL STEWARDSHIP: Jan Simek: Rock Art in North Alabama

January 18, 2020

FLORENCE-Archaeological stewardship is a historic preservation movement that is focused on the protection of archaeological sites for future generations. While historic buildings are threatened with removal, alteration, and neglect, archaeological sites face a different set of risks from environmental factors and human destruction. Protecting our archaeological sites and resources is an important part of understanding […]


State Public Fishing Lakes Reopen in February

January 18, 2020

MONTGOMERY-February 1 marks the beginning of fishing season for 22 of Alabama’s 23 State-owned Public Fishing Lakes. Located throughout the state, these lakes are noted for their quality fishing for bream, largemouth bass, channel catfish, and crappie (in most lakes). Because these smaller lakes warm more quickly than larger bodies of water, early spring fishing […]


Single-Vehicle Accident Takes The Life of 22-Year-Old Florence Man

January 17, 2020

LAUDERDALE COUNTY-On Friday, January 17 the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency issued a statement concerning the death of a Florence Man from a single-vehicle accident that occurred today: “A one-vehicle crash at 2:15 p.m. today, January 17, 2020, has claimed the life of a Florence young adult. Dakota Blake Buttrey, a 22-year-old male, was killed when […]


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Greenhill Man Arrested For Online Solicitation Of Minor; Out On Bond For 2018 Rape

January 17, 2020

LAUDERDALE COUNTY-Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department arrested Stephen McGee who was out on bond for the rape of a 15-year-old girl.  McGee is accused of soliciting a 13-yer-old girl for online sex. According to Sgt. Matt Horton there could be a third victim and possible more  the Sheriff’s Department is asking for anyone who might be […]


Athens Police Say 4-Year-Old Child Shot Accidentally

January 17, 2020

ATHENS-On Thursday, January 16 Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson released a statement concerning the shooting of a 4-year-old child in Athens: “Yesterday afternoon (Wednesday, January 15) the police department received a call from Athens Limestone Hospital about a 4 year old child being shot in the leg. Officers and investigators arrived at the hospital and […]


Governor Ivey Announces $7 Million for Local Road and Bridge Projects

January 17, 2020

  MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey and the Alabama Department of Transportation on Thursday announced that $7 million in funding is being awarded to cities and counties for various local road and bridge projects. The funding is made available through the Annual Grant Program, a new program created under the Rebuild Alabama Act. The Rebuild […]


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Huntsville Hospital, UAB partner to expand health insurance options for seniors

January 17, 2020

BIRMINGHAM – Huntsville Hospital Health System and University of Alabama at Birmingham Health System have agreed to a partnership that seeks to expand health insurance options for seniors and others with Medicare in North Alabama, and look for opportunities that focus on population health, value-based care and rural health care.    Together the organizations intend to […]


Senator Doug Jones Announces FAFSA Workshop Series Across Alabama Workshops to be held in Mobile, Selma, Montgomery, Hueytown and Trinity

January 17, 2020

January 28-29 – U.S. Senator Doug Jones (D-Ala.) today announced his local staff members will host a series of workshops across Alabama to assist students and their families fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). These events are free and open to the public. In 2018, Alabama high school graduates missed out on […]


New! Colbert County Arrest Reports 01/06/20 – 01/13/20

January 17, 2020

COLBERT COUNTY – Booking Photos from Colbert County Sheriff Click 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 as a public service


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Alabama Hospice of the Shoals Celebrates Name Change With Chamber Ribbon Cutting

January 17, 2020

TUSCUMBIA-On Wednesday, January 15 Keller Hospice celebrated their new name “Alabama Hospice of the Shoals” with a tour of the plant, refreshments and a Chamber Ribbon cutting.  Friends and family as well as Director Dianne Williams and her team celebrated the rebranding. “A little information on Alabama Hospice of the Shoals: At Alabama Hospice of […]


New! North Alabama Medical Center Births 01/07/20 – 01/13/20

January 16, 2020

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


Natchez Trace Parkway Presents Junior Ranger Program “Beak Knows Best

January 16, 2020

  TUPELO, MS – The Natchez Trace Parkway invites children and their families to “Beak Knows Best,” a Junior Ranger program on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at 10 am at the Parkway Visitor Center. Join a park ranger for this 45-minute program to learn how you can determine what a bird might eat just by […]


Events at UNA Honor Life, Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 16, 2020

FLORENCE – On Monday, Jan. 20, the University of North Alabama campus and Shoals community are invited to UNA for two events in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who is widely regarded as America’s pre-eminent advocate of nonviolence and one of the greatest nonviolent leaders in world history.   The Office of Student Engagement […]


Unemployment Compensation Tax Forms Are Now Available Online

January 16, 2020

MONTGOMERY – Alabamians who received unemployment compensation benefits in 2019 can now view and download their form 1099-G online at www.labor.alabama.gov. The Form 1099-G details how much unemployment compensation claimants received during the calendar year as well as information about taxes withheld from unemployment benefits. This information must be reported each year. The forms are also available […]


New! Marion County Arrest Reports 01/02/20 – 01/14/20

January 16, 2020

MARION COUNTY – Booking Photos from Marion County Sheriff Click 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 as a public service


Florence Announces 9 New Businesses For December 2019

January 16, 2020

FLORENCE-Mayor Holt is pleased to announce that nine (9) new brick and mortar businesses received their business licenses during the month of December, 2019.  The list includes an array of professional service providers, retail and game stores, popular chain restaurants, and a call center.  Florence’s commitment to business is a foundational value, and we are […]


Cullman Man Dies From Injuries Received In Head-On Collision Two Others Injured

January 15, 2020

CULLMAN-On Wednesday, January 15 the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency issued a press release concerning the death of a Hartselle man on Tuesday from a two-vehicle accident near Cullman: “A two-vehicle crash at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 14, has claimed the life of a Hartselle man. Heath Alan Berry, 37, was seriously injured when the 2000 […]


New! Helen Keller Hospital Births 01/03/20 – 01/08/20

January 15, 2020

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! Etowah County Arrest Reports 12/28/19 – 01/13/20

January 15, 2020

ETOWAH – Booking Photos from Etowah County Sheriff Click 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 as a public service.


Franklin County Arrests 50 In Year-Long Drug Roundup

January 15, 2020

FRANKLIN COUNTY-On Tuesday, January 14 the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department released a statement concerning a year long investigation into drug crimes in Franklin County with the help of several state, county and federal agencies: “On 01/14/2020 numerous law enforcement agencies conducted a narcotics arrest warrant operation in Franklin County and the surrounding area. Investigators with […]


Jeannette Mills Named TVA Chief External Relations Officer

January 15, 2020

KNOXVILLE, TN ― The Tennessee Valley Authority has named Jeannette Mills its newest Executive Vice President and Chief External Relations Officer, effective Feb. 3. In her role, she will lead TVA’s efforts to further strengthen its relationships with local power companies, elected officials, community leaders, economic development agencies and other stakeholders in TVA’s seven-state service […]