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Florence First Friday And Saturday’s Bicentennial Parade Cancelled

April 6, 2018

FLORENCE-Update from the City of Florence concerning April First Friday.  First friday event s have been cancelled for Friday, April 6. Also due to the inclement weather, the Bicentennial Parade scheduled for Saturday, April 7 will be cancelled. It is planned to be rescheduled as the theme for the Christmas parade in December.  

Ride For A Cure Poker Run April 7

April 3, 2018

TUSCUMBIA-The annual  fund Raiser for The Florence Police Department Relay of Life Team , which is a Volunteer team Raising money For the American Cancer Society  will be held Saturday, April 7 starting at Natchez Trace Harley-Davidson.  This event is held each year to raise funds and awarness for cancer survivors as part of The Shoals […]

The 11th Annual Shoals Earth Day Fest 2018 April 7

April 3, 2018

THE SHOALS-As a response to continued environmental degradation, Senator Gaylord Nelson proclaimed the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970. Communities around the nation and world have since used this occasion to promote environmental awareness and advocacy. For over 40 years, the Shoals has joined forces with others promoting eco-friendly practices. In April of 2008, Earth […]

Morrow To Hold Public Hearing On Parole Center In Tuscumbia

March 31, 2018

TUSCUMBIA-Representative Johnny Mack Morrow has scheduled a Public Hearing on the Parole Center in Tuscumbia.  See Story HERE. PUBLIC HEARING SCHEDULED State Representative Johnny Mack Morrow has scheduled a public hearing for Monday, April 2, 2018 at the Tuscumbia City Hall. The public hearing will begin immediately following the Tuscumbia City Council’s regular monthly meeting which will […]

Delays Due To Possible Severe Weather For Monday

March 19, 2018

TENNESSEE VALLEY-According to the National Weather Service severe thunderstorms capable of producing tornadoes and damaging winds will threaten the Tennessee Valley on Monday. Due to the threat of these storms several Schools are closing or delaying start times. Check back often as we update this list. EARLY DISMISSAL Alabama A&M University closing at 1 p.m […]

Jr. High Scholar’s Bowl competition was held at Cherokee High School March 15

March 19, 2018

CHEROKEE-The Jr. High Scholar’s Bowl competition was held at Cherokee High School on March 15th, 2018. Tournament Winner– Colbert Heights High School 2nd Place– Colbert County High School 3rd Place– Cherokee High School ​ The student who scores the most points in a content area wins a $50.00 gift card to Coldwater Books in Tuscumbia. […]

Possible Severe Weather For Late Sunday And Monday

March 18, 2018

THE TENNESSEE VALLEY-The threat for strong storms with tornado activity is high for the area according to the National Weather Service.  Starting later today and into tomorrow with the threat increasing:   Lauderdale-Colbert-Franklin AL-Lawrence-Limestone-Madison-Morgan- Marshall-Jackson-De Kalb-Cullman-Moore-Lincoln-Franklin TN- 456 AM CDT Sun Mar 18 2018 This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north Alabama and portions of […]

Relay For Life Events Coming Up For The Shoals

March 13, 2018

THE SHOALS-Relay For Life is the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Relay is staffed and coordinated by volunteers in thousands of communities and 27 countries. Volunteers give of their time and effort because they believe it’s time to take action against cancer. Join the Shoals for these scheduled events to bring communities together […]

Operation 22 Walk From Russellville To Tuscumbia Raises Awareness Of Veteran Suicide

March 12, 2018

THE SHOALS– The United States Department of Veterans Affairs says an average of  22  veterans commit suicide every day.  With that said, Cody Bragwell and Caleb Thompson organized Operation 22, a 22-mile walk that took place Saturday, March 10, 2018.  The goal for Bragwell and Thompson was to raise awareness of the problem and raise money along […]

Music, Theatre, And Storytelling…Check Out The Shoals Theatre

March 8, 2018

FLORENCE-March is coming in like a lion and the Spring season at the Shoals Theatre is going to be fantastic.   The schedule of events for the Shoals Theatre from March through June are some of the best music, theatre and storytelling to come to The Shoals since last spring. For more information call 256.764.1700 or […]

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