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Roger Murphy

School Delays and Closings

December 10, 2013

THE SHOALS-School closings and delays in the area.  We have them for you here.  This list will be updated as we get more information. If you have a school closing you can report it here, Arc of Jackson County (Scottsboro)- delayed 2 hours Athens Bible School: Delayed until 10 am Bedford County, Tennessee Schools […]

Memorial Service Set For Wayne Mills In Home Town Of Arab…Livestreaming

December 8, 2013

ARAB-There will be a memorial service held for country music star Wayne Mills who was shot in Nashville on November 23.  The memorial service will be held this weekend at Arab High School. visitation will be on Sunday December 8th from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm in the auditorium with the memorial service to follow […]

Bar Owner Charged With Murder

December 6, 2013

NASHVILLE-An update in the Wayne Mills fatal shooting,  the owner of Pit and Barrel, Chris Ferrell, turned himself into police Friday in this case. Jerald “Wayne” Mills of the Wayne Mills Band was shot at the bar located on  Second Avenue South in Nashville, Tennessee during the early morning hours of November 23.  He died […]

Inclement Weather Halts Tree Lighting Ceremony

December 6, 2013

FLORENCE– From the office of Mayor Mickey Haddock:  Due to the inclement weather, the CITY’S CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY scheduled for 6:30 pm tonight in Wilson Park has been cancelled. The ceremony will not be rescheduled, but the lights will be turned on this evening.

Registration Open for Department of Energy’s National Science Bowl

December 2, 2013

WASHINGTON D.C. – Teams of high school and middle school students across the country can now register to compete in the 24th annual Department of Energy’s National Science Bowl (NSB). Thousands of students compete in the contest annually and it has grown into one of the largest academic math and science competitions in the country. The […]

Weather Is A Bread and Milk Kind Of Thanksgiving

November 26, 2013

  THE SHOALS-The latest weather alerts from Florence/Lauderdale EMA.   We will keep you up-to-date on the changing weather for the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday.  For the latest weather radar check out our map on the front page! THE APPROACH OF A STORM SYSTEM FROM THE WEST WILL BRING A CHANCE OF RAIN…MIXED AT TIMES WITH […]

UPDATE: Snow? Maybe? But Not For Thanksgiving

November 26, 2013

A wintry mix is possible tonight, with some light accumulation in grassy areas and elevated surfaces. Watch out for slick spots on bridges and overpasses later tonight.   THE SHOALS-Weather Update for The Shoals:   Rain and sleet mix is expected to turn to rain only tonight. Rain will continue through tomorrow evening turning over […]

Nominations sought for Governor’s Trade Excellence Award 2014

November 23, 2013

MONTGOMERY– Applications are now being accepted for the 8th annual Governor’s Trade Excellence Award, presented by the Alabama Department of Commerce and the Alabama Export Trade Alliance. This prestigious program recognizes companies in Alabama that have excelled in selling their products or services overseas. Recipients include large, medium and small businesses as well as new to export […]

Forever Wild Board Meets at Northport Civic Center

November 20, 2013

NORTHPORT-The board of trustees of the Alabama Forever Wild Land Trust will hold its fourth quarterly meeting on December 5, 2013, at the Northport Civic Center, 3500 McFarland Blvd., in Northport, Ala. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m.   At this meeting, Forever Wild program status and board actions will be updated. This meeting will also […]

MADD Alabama Announces 2013 Legislative Champion

November 19, 2013

  MADD ALABAMA ANNOUNCES 2013 LEGISLATIVE CHAMPIONS Representative Farley and Senator Holtzclaw Recognized for Authoring Drunk Driving Legislation   MONTGOMERY-Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) today announced its “2013 Legislative Champions” and recognized Representative Allen Farley (R-McCalla) and Senator Bill Holtzclaw              (R-Madison) for their leadership within the Alabama Legislature to […]

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