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Tennessee Valley Museum of Art Offering Acrylic Painting Workshop

October 9, 2016

TUSCUMBIA-The Tennessee Valley Art Association is offering an  Acrylic Painting Workshop with Jaceena Shepard. the class will be held in three sessions from November 1 through 3from 9 A.M. until 12:00 P.M.  for each session at the  Tennessee Valley Museum of Art.  The cost of the workshop is $255 with supplies included. This acrylic painting workshop is an intermediate-level […]


O’Neal Bridge Lane Clousures On Wednesday, October 12

October 8, 2016

THE SHOALS-O’Neal Bridge will close the north and southbound lanes of the bridge on Wednesday, October 12. The lane closures will take place on Wednesday as contractors make repairs to the concrete median wall on the bridge   The southbound lane will close for about 2 hours beginning at 11:30 p.m. Wednesday.Once that work is completed, the […]


Alabama Sends Personnel, Resources to Florida in Preparation for Hurricane Matthew Response

October 6, 2016

MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley on Thursday announced that Alabama is sending state personnel and resources to Florida to assist with hurricane response efforts. Alabama has received numerous requests for assistance from Florida as Hurricane Matthew approaches and intensifies. So far assistance has been requested from the Alabama National Guard, Alabama Emergency Management Agency (AEMA) […]


Ritz Film Season Starts September 16

September 14, 2016

SHEFFIELD-The Ritz Film Season Starts This Friday, September 16.  This Weekend’s Films at the Ritz:       TYRUS….Friday, September 16, 2016 – 7:00 pm running time: 77 minutes * followed by Q&A with filmmaker ticket price: $8 adult, $7 student, $6 TVAA members TYRUS is a feature-length documentary film directed and produced by Pamela Tom, that […]


Wilson Dam Road To Close From September 12-14

September 10, 2016

FLORENCE-Wilson Dam will be closed from Monday, September 12 until Wednesday, September 14 according to the Tennessee Valley Authority. The dam will be closing for repair of lighting and other equipment along the roadway according to TVA a spokesman. Wilson Dam Road will close at 7 A.M. on Monday and should reopen on Thursday, September […]


Strong Like Kruz Benefit At OTR September 22

September 8, 2016

 FLORENCE–  On the Rocks is proud to host a fundraising event, Strong Like Kruz Benefit for 3 year old Kruz Devenport and his family. Kruz was recently diagnosed with a rare form of dwarfism called Schimke Immuno-Osseous Dysplasia (SIOD). It is so rare that Kruz is only the fifth person in the US to be diagnosed […]


Animal Rescue Corps Along With Giles County Sheriff’s Deputies Remove Five Disabled Adults and Ten Animals From Rural Tennessee Home

September 2, 2016

GILES COUNTY, TN-The Giles County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home on Wednesday, August 31 to a medical call. Five disabled adults were found living along with multiple pets in deplorable conditions. The adults were immediately taken to the hospital for medical care. Authorities say one of the adults, a 40-year-old female who was taken from the […]


Race Results For Council And Mayors In The Shoals

August 24, 2016

THE SHOALS-The race for mayor in Florence will be a runoff between incumbent Mickey Haddock and former president of The Shoals Chamber Steve Holt.  Mayor David Grissom of Russellville will remain as the mayor and in Tuscumbia Kerry Underwood won in a 2-1 margin in the race for mayor.  Richard Herston was elected Rogersville mayor today […]


Morgan County Sheriff’s Special Victims Unit Now Part of ICAC Task Force

August 23, 2016

MORGAN COUNTY-Morgan County Sheriff Ana Franklin released a statement concerning the Morgan County Sheriff’s Special Victims  unit on Monday, August 22: “The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit is now part of the Alabama Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force. ICAC is part of a State and Federal initiative to monitor and detect […]


Happy Hollow Bridge To Close On Tuesday For Inspection

August 22, 2016

FLORENCE-On Tuesday, August 23  from 10 a.m until noon, Happy Hollow Bridge over Shoal Creek will be closed for traffic as Lauderdale County bridge crews inspect the structure. Traffic traveling north on Lauderdale 47 will be detoured at Lauderdale 122 and traffic traveling south on Lauderdale 47 will be detoured at Lauderdale 94. Truck traffic will […]


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