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Reliable Power…TVA’s Browns Ferry Unit 3

January 9, 2018

TENNESSEE VALLEY-TVA released a statement concerning the record amounts of electricity produced over the weekend of January 5 through January 8: “This weekend, (January 5-8) Browns Ferry Unit 3 passed 650 consecutive days of producing energy for the people of the Tennessee Valley. During 2017, Browns Ferry’s three units produced the station’s highest annual amount […]

Some Area Schools Delay Due To Winter Weather Advisory

January 7, 2018

TENNESSEE VALLEY– A Winter Weather Advisory in effect overnight, for parts of the Tennessee Valley will impact some area schools and government offices on Monday, January 8.  We have a list of closings and delays here: Albertville City Schools will have a 2- hour delay Boaz City Schools CLOSED Cornerstone Christian Academy CLOSED DeKalb County Offices will have […]

Cold Weather Delays The Start Of Some Schools

January 4, 2018

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Some area schools delayed after Holiday Break due to the extremely cold temperatures and illness in the area: ALBERTVILLE CITY SCHOOLS – Classes will be delayed by 2-hours on Wednesday, January 3, through Friday, January 5. ARAB CITY SCHOOLS – Two-hour delay on Thursday, Jan. 4 and Friday, Jan. 5. BOAZ CITY SCHOOLS-2-hour delay Thursday-Friday. 12-month […]

Mazie Kraize Corn Machine Ribbon Cutting December 20

December 22, 2017

RUSSELLVILLE-The Mazie Kraize Corn Machine held a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, December 20. Franklin County ALFA Board Member Thomas Murray will begin operations Wednesday, December 20 2017 with his new corn vending machine. Maize Craize, LLC, was founded in 2016 by Jason Spiller and Ben Burleson. The company’s goal is to provide customers the ability […]

2018 Alabama Music Hall Of Fame Inductees Named

December 10, 2017

FLORENCE-The latest crop of Alabama musicians to be inducted into the Alabama Music Hall of Fame have been announced.  The induction banquet and awards ceremony for 2018 will be held once again in Florence at the Marriott Shoals Hotel and Spa on February 3. And the inductees are…. Singer Songwriter Mac McAnally solo artist and […]

School And Business Closing Due To Snow December 8

December 8, 2017

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Several businesses and schools have closed due to the snow in the Tennessee Valley.  We have an up-to-date list here: Albertville City Schools – CLOSING AT 12:00 p.m. Arab City Schools dismissing at 12:15 p.m. Boaz City Schools dismissing at 11 a.m. Cornerstone Christian Academy in Rainsville Cullman City Schools – CLOSING AT NOON […]

UNA Giving Day 11.28.17 … Make Your Giving Gift Today!

November 28, 2017

  TODAY is our second annual UNA Giving Day, which coincides with the global day of philanthropy, #GivingTuesday. For 24 hours only, alumni and friends will unite to support the mission of UNA! Last year we were able to raise over $41,000 for scholarships and various campus initiatives. Remember, gifts of all sizes make a […]

Historic Decatur Christmas Tour

November 26, 2017

DECATUR-The Historic Decatur Christmas Tour is held the second Saturday in December each year (December 9). During this time many of the homes in Decatur’s historic districts open their doors for public tours. The annual Christmas Tour of Homes showcases the Old Decatur Historic District and Albany Historic District, which contain one of the finest […]

Strong Winds And Storms Wreak Havoc In The Area

November 19, 2017

THE TENNESSEE VALLEY-On Saturday, November 18 a strong front came through the area of  Northwest Alabama bringing strong storms with high winds leaving power outages, downed trees and damaged buildings across Colbert, Franklin and Lauderdale counties. In Florence by 8:30 PM a reported 7,114 homes and businesses were without power. At 10:30 PM that number […]

New Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Roy Moore

November 13, 2017

NEW YORK-A new accuser has come forward accusing Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore with allegations that Moore assaulted her when she was a minor in Alabama. Women’s rights attorney Gloria Allred held a press conference in New York City on Monday, November 13. Along with Allred Beverly Young Nelson announced her “wishes to state what […]

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