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Suspect Arrested…Charged With Murder In Death Of Huntsville Woman

July 30, 2015

HUNTSVILLE-The Huntsville Police have made an arrest in the death of Patrice Mondzell Lanier.  Lanier was beaten to death with a hammer early Thursday morning, July 30. Police were called to a residence on East Gateway Drive on a Domestic Disturbance call shortly after midnight.  After arriving police found the victim badly beaten, she was […]


Federal Grand Jury Indicts Lauderdale County Man for Distributing and Possessing Child Pornography

July 30, 2015

BIRMINGHAM—A federal grand jury today indicted a Lauderdale County man on multiple charges of distributing and possessing child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance, FBI Special Agent in Charge Roger C. Stanton, Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Secretary Spencer Collier, and Lauderdale County Sheriff Rick Singleton. A two-count indictment filed in U.S. District Court charges […]


Walk a mile in my shoes march set for Wednesday, July 29

July 27, 2015

THE SHOALS-SCOPE-310 invites the public tobe a  part of an effort to bring attention to the need for adequate funding for mental health services. SCOPE-310 is trying  raise public awareness and keep this issue in front of our local legislators they  are asking for those in support and others along with many local agencies to walk from the Lauderdale […]


Colbert Count Sheriff’s Department ….Lend A Hand To The Colbert County Animal Shelter

July 23, 2015

COLBERT COUNTY-A message from Colbert County Sheriff Frank Williams asking for help and donations to the Colbert County Animal Shelter. Here is Sheriff Frank Williamson’s statement: “**You can help by donating items** A few days ago we spoke with Ms. Judie Nichols, Director of the Colbert County Animal Shelter. Our local animal shelter is located […]


Cooling Center Offers Relief In Sheffield

July 17, 2015

  SHEFFIELD-Due to the high temps the rest of this week and the fact that so many have damage to their homes from the storm that passed through the area last Tuesday the Red Cross has opened a cooling center in Sheffield. According to officials with the Red Cross the First Baptist Church of Sheffield […]


Sheffield Storm Was EF-1 Tornado

July 15, 2015

COLBERT COUNTY-According to the National Weather Service the storm that hit Colbert County was two tornadoes.  One an EF-1 hitting first in Sheffield at Riverfront Park and the second tornado was an EF-0 this one touched down in the LaGrange Community in the southeast corner of Colbert County.  The second tornado was of the same parent […]


Near 1000 Without Power And 50 Utility Poles Down In Sheffield

July 15, 2015

SHEFFIELD-A statement from The Sheffield Utilities Department about power outages and downed power lines: “Due to the storm last night, Sheffield Utilities currently has approximately 1000 customers out of power and approximately 50 utility poles down across the City of Sheffield & Colbert County. We currently have crews working on the Primary lines which should […]


Jazzin’ It Up With Trash And Microwave Dave

July 13, 2015

ROGERSVILLE-In celebration of W.C. Handy Festival, Keep the Shoals Beautiful is sponsoring Jazz it up with Trash at the Rogersville Public Library. This event will take place on Wednesday July 22nd at 10:00 AM. The much-loved Microwave Dave will be performing on his famous cigar-box banjo. Kids will be learn how to make a musical […]


Schedule Of Events…34th WC Handy Muisc Festival

July 10, 2015

THE SHOALS-The 2015 Handy Festival has issued the event schedule for this years festival. We have it for you here: 2015 WC Handy Festival Schedule


Closings and delays for Friday, March 6 due to icy roads

March 6, 2015

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Due to the  bitterly cold temperatures some schools and businesses will have delayed starts and closures.  Here are delays and closings for Friday, March 6: CLOSINGS AND DELAYS FOR FRIDAY, MARCH 6: AAMU – Open at noon Friday ALCA Chapters 1 and 2 – “Building Bridges” workshop at Athens State University on Friday is CANCELLED Appletree […]


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