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Florence Police Blotter Reports 05/07/14 – 05/14/14

May 20, 2014

05/07/14: Theft 3rd-Miscellaneous in the 2400 block of Helton Drive in Florence.  Taken a Stihl powerblower 400 value $419.00. Theft 3rd-Miscellaneous in the 400 block of Enterprise Street in Florence.  Taken from a 2000 Dodge Dakota the Alabama tag. Burglary to a Vehicle in the 600 block of Hermitage Drive in Florence.  Taken from a […]


Reckless Driving Traffic Stop Leads To Possession Of A Controlled Substance Arrest

May 19, 2014

DECATUR-A Decatur police officer made a reckless driving stop that resulted in an  arrest for possession of a controlled substance.  Here is how Decatur Police describe the incident: “SYNOPSIS OF OFFENSE & ARREST: On May 16, 2014, Officer Macklin with the Decatur Police Department’s Patrol Division observed a blue Dodge Nitro traveling on 5th Ave. […]


Two Men Arrested Following Early Morning Pharmacy Burglary

May 19, 2014

FLORENCE-Two men from Sheffield have been arrested by the Florence Police Department.  Here is what happened in the words of the Florence Police Department: “Two Men Arrested Following Early Morning Pharmacy Burglary.  Two Sheffield Men have been arrested following an alarm call at Florence Pharmacy (Veterans Dr) early this morning. Marquis D. McCray, 25, of […]


More Than 28 Grams Of Cocaine Found ….. Arrest Made

May 17, 2014

DECATUR-Last week Investigators from the Decatur Police Department’s Special Operations Unit and the Special Response Unit served a narcotics search warrant.   Here is how they describe the event: “SYNOPSIS OF OFFENSE  & ARREST: During the month of May 2014, Investigators with the Decatur Police Department’s Organized Crime Unit received complaints of large amounts of […]


Decatur Police Arrest Two On Drug Charges

May 16, 2014

DECATUR-The Decatur Police Department’s Special Operations Division, along with the Criminal Investigation Division and the Patrol Division executed a narcotics search warrant.   Here is how events played out in the words of the Decatur Police: “On 5/15/2014, members of the Decatur Police Department’s Special Operations Division, Criminal Investigation Division and Patrol Division executed a […]


Franklin County Drug Unit …Meth Busts In Russellville At Eastside Plaza Apartments

May 16, 2014

FRANKLIN COUNTY-On May 12, 2014 around 10:00 am, drug unit investigators arrived at Eastside Plaza Apartments to follow up on information that was given about several people manufacturing methamphetamine.  They interviewed 5 people and when access was given to the apartment they found 3 one pot meth labs and 2 acid generators, 2 back packs […]


Alabama Arts Radio Series – Deb Boykin interviews Alabama Music Hall of Fame Curator Dick Cooper

May 15, 2014

MONTGOMERY-This week Dick Cooper, curator at the Alabama Music Hall of Fame, talks with Community Arts program manager Deb Boykin about the 2014 class of inductees, the history of the Hall of Fame, and the artifacts on display there. A journalist, photographer, and respected member of the Muscle Shoals music community, Cooper discusses Alabama musicians who were […]


Search Warrant Nabs Two Suspected In Drug Distribution

May 14, 2014

DECATUR-The Decatur Police Department executed a narcotics search  warrant at 2303 Clearview Place SW in Decatur.  Here is how the Police Department describe the events: “During the past few months the Decatur Police Department received numerous complaints about drug activity at 2303 Clearview Place Southwest Decatur, Al. The complaints included the usage and sells of […]


Studio M a Hair Parlor open their doors on Court Street in Downtown Florence

May 11, 2014

FLORENCE-Studio M A Hair Parlor opened their doors with a bang on Friday, May 2nd.  They were joined by the public and many Shoals Chamber members to celebrate their opening with a ribbon cutting and open house. Here is a little of What studio m a hair parlor have to say about their business: “Located in […]


UPDATE: Missing Person Found

May 10, 2014

ALBERTVILLE–Marshall County Sheriff’s Office said that an Albertville woman has been reported missing for more than one week. She is Kaylan Ray Feenker, age 20.  No other information is given on her description. Deputies at the Marshall county Sheriff’s Office say Feenker has not been in contasct with any of her family for over a […]


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