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UPDATE – Body Found Washed Up At Steenson Hollow Marina – PHOTOS

April 7, 2014

MUSCLE SHOALS – Muscle Shoals Police say a woman’s body was recovered from the water at Steenson Hollow Marina on Wilson Lake  in Muscle Shoals. Colbert County Coroner, Carlton Utley says the body was that of a  female. Her age is as yet undetermined. From the condition of the remains, it appears that the body has been in […]


Tuscumbia Police looking for this man

April 4, 2014

TUSCUMBIA-Tuscumbia Police Department is investigating an early morning break-in at the BP Station  on Hwy 43 South. The incident  happened around 3:30 am on Frida, April 4th. Police say the man took cigarettes, beer & other items. This same store was broken into a few weeks ago, at this time investigators do not believe the crimes […]


Man Found Dead In Decatur Jail Appears To Have Suffered Heart Attack

April 4, 2014

DECATUR-Marty Earl Whisman, 49 of Columbia, South Carolina appears to have died from a heart attack.  The final ruling by the coroner has not been made by Morgan County Coroner Jeff Chunn.  Autopsy results for Whisman came back as “pending” due to the toxicology tests having not been completed, but early findings did show heart […]


Grillin’ It Up For Relay For Life

April 3, 2014

MUSCLE SHOALS-The City of Muscle Shoals city employees are raising money for Relay for Life  a fund-raiser for The American Cancer Society. The employees will be having a cookout Friday, April 4 from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm.  The cookout will take place at the Muscle Shoals Police Department located at the corner of Avalon […]


Ludacris to be featured in UNA’s Spring Concert

April 3, 2014

FLORENCE-The Spring Concert at UNA  presents Ludacris.  Ludacris is an American rapper and actor.  He is the co-founder of Disturbing the Peace.  Some of his hits include “Southern Hospitality”. and “What’s Your Fantasy”.  This should be a Fast and  Furious show and will include some of his iconic songs. Tickets will be available April 3rd for […]


Controlled Burning along the Natchez Trace Parkway

April 2, 2014

TUPELO-Weather depending, the Natchez Trace Parkway is planning to conduct four prescribed fires (controlled burns) in Lee, Chickasaw, and Choctaw Counties in MS between April 2 and April 11, 2014. The prescribed fires are located at: Prescribed Fire Name Milepost Confederate Gravesites 269-270 Need Center 266 Monroe Mission 243-245 Little Mountain 192-193 Prescribed fire is […]


Sheffield Police Blotter 03/28/14 – 03/30/14

April 2, 2014

03/28/14: Damaged Property at the 400 block of South Montgomery in sheffield. Damage to a 2007 Dodge Nireo damage amount $100.00. Duty Upon Striking an Unoccupied Vehicle at the 4100 block of North Jackson Highway in Sheffield. Theft of Property Second Degree in the 3900 block of Jackson Highway in Sheffield.  Taken a Blackmagic Pocket […]


Florence Police Blotter 03/19/14 – 03/27/14

March 31, 2014

03/19/14: Theft Bicycle in the  160o block of  Huntsville road in Florence.  Taken a Roadmaster Mountain Bike White and Blue value $200.00. Theft 2nd-Miscellaneous in the 300 block of Rickwood Road in Florence.  Taken Dewalt reciprocating saw black and yellow value $ 200.00, Dewalt drill charger and adapter value $200.00, a camera gray value $150.00 […]


Man Arrested On Failure To Register As Sex Offender

March 31, 2014

LEIGHTON-Thomas Timothy Harville, 42 of Town Creek, Alabama was arrested Sunday morning, March 30, 2014 at 6:30 am by the Leighton Police Department  for Violation of the Community Notification Act. Harville being a registered sex offender out of Lawrence County Alabama  had taken up residence at 1980 Clark Street in  Leighton Alabama 35646.  After a 2 […]


Suspect In Shooting Turns Himself In

March 29, 2014

FLORENCE-Travis Eric Fallows, 25 of Florence turned himself into Florence Police on Friday, shortly after officers arrested his mother, Theresa Jean Fallows, 46, of Florence.  she was arrested on charges of Hindering Prosecution. The police also issued warrants for the arrest of  Matthew Terhune, 25 , 192 Lauderdale 135 in Florence on Friday after he had […]


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