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UNA Distinguished Event Series Presents Dave Barry

August 20, 2017

FLORENCE-UNA will have humorist as well as best-selling author Dave Berry as the speaker for the Distinguished Event Series. UNA presents The Wit And Wisdom Of Dave Berry on September 19 at 7:00 PM in Norton Auditorium. Admission is free and there will be a booking signing following Barry’s talk. David  Barry is an American […]


Official Statement from UNA Regarding “Jane Doe” Lawsuit

August 14, 2017

FLORENCE-UNA has removed the original statement concerning the lawsuit, Jane Doe vs University of North Alabama from their website and have issued a new official statement concerning the case : “The University of North Alabama is committed to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for all students. The University has a professional and well-trained […]


Shades Of Bluegrass Festival Set For September 29-30 In Rogersville

August 10, 2017

ROGERSVILLE-The Shades of Bluegrass Festival is coming to Rogersville this fall on September 29  and 30. The festival will take place at Recreation park located on Optimist Drive in Rogersville on Friday the fun starts at 6:00 PM and the music will end at 9:00 PM cost for Friday will be $8.00 for adults and […]


Governonr Ivey Gives $4 Million For NWS-CC New Workforce Development Center

August 5, 2017

FLORENCE-Governor Kay Ivey visited the Shoals on Friday, August 4.  While in the Shoals on her “Listen, Learn, and Lead” tour she presented a check in the amount of $4 million to help fund the building of Northwest-Shoals CC workforce development center in Lauderdale County. The economic fund money and $1 million from the community […]


Wilson Dam Road Closing Monday, July 31

July 30, 2017

THE SHOALS-TVA announced that the Wilson Dam Road will be closed on Monday, July 31 for maintenance over the dam. The road over the dam will be closed from 8:00 AM and is expected to reopen on Thursday, August 3. Barricades will be placed to redirect traffic from the area near the dam.  Inclement weather […]


Sales Tax Holiday For School Items Starts Friday, July 21

July 20, 2017

MONTGOMERY-The sales tax holiday for school-related items begins at 12:01 a.m. Friday, July 21, 2017, and ends at midnight Sunday July 23, 2017, giving shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers, books and clothing free of the state’s four percent sales or use tax. Many cities and counties also waive their local taxes […]


Road Over Wilson Dam To Close Tuesday For Routine Maintenance

July 10, 2017

THE SHOALS-TVA announced that the road over Wilson Dam will be closed on Tuesday, July 11 from 8:00Am until around 9:00AM on Wednesday. TVA will be performing routine maintenance and the road over the dam will be closed to ensure safety for the work crew and for motorists. Road closed barriers will be in place […]


Double C Party Rentals A New Way To Party

July 6, 2017

THE SHOALS-Double C Party Rentals has introduced a new way to celebrate Grand Openings, Birthdays, any party where cartoon characters would be fun. Choose from the many characters children love the most…from Marshall Chase, Doc McStuffins Minnie Mouse, Mickey and Winnie the Pooh. Cost for a party for 1 is $60.00 for one character and for […]


4th of July Fireworks Celebration Set For McFarland Park

June 27, 2017

FLORENCE- The Spirit of Freedom Celebration may be a thing of the past but the City of Florence with a little help from their friends have managed to put together a Celebration. According to an announcement on the City  of Florence’s Facebook page the event will be a fireworks show from 9:00 PM until 9:30 […]


Johnny Mack Morrow Announces Bid For State Senate District 6

June 22, 2017

RUSSELLVILLE-Alabama Rep. Johnny Mack Morrow released the following statement on  Wednesday, June 21 in regards to the Alabama Sentate seat District 6: “I am announcing today my candidacy for State Senate District 6. “I have received a great deal of encouragement from people all over the district who want me to run for the Senate. So […]


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