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Area COVID-19 Clinics And School Closings And Delays For February 15

February 15, 2021

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Due to the threat of a Winter Storm with ice in the area several COVID-19 vaccine clinics will be closed on Monday, February 15  as well as several schools in the area. COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Closings and Delays Athens-Limestone Hospital – Closed Monday, Tuesday Colbert County Health Department – Closed Monday Crestwood Vaccine Clinic […]

Winter Storm Warning For The Tennessee Valley Through Tuesday Morning

February 14, 2021

  TENNESSEE VALLEY-A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for the entire Tennessee Valley from 6pm Tonight to 6am Tuesday. Significant ice accumulations from Sunday evening through Monday night will translate into very hazardous travel conditions due to ice & sleet covered roadways. Limit travel if at all possible late Sunday through Monday night and […]

First Round Of Freezing Rain On The Way…Possibly More To Come

February 13, 2021

  TENNESSEE VALLEY-The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory until 10 am this morning for all of North Alabama, and portions of South central Tennessee.   A freezing rain, and glazing (ice) on the roadways is in the forecast along with dense fog for Saturday morning. Temperatures are expected to stay in the […]

Senator Shelby Announces He Will Not Run In 2022

February 8, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC-On Monday, February 8 Alabama Senator Richard Shelby announced he would not seek re-election to the senate in 2022. Here is is statement on retiring from the senate after his present term: “Today I announce that I will not seek a seventh term in the United States Senate in 2022. For everything, there is […]

Punxsutawney Phil…Six More Weeks Of Winter…HAPPY GROUNDHOG DAY!

February 2, 2021

PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA-Groundhog Day on February 2 is when we ask are we in for six more weeks of Winter?  Only a groundhog named Punxsutawney Phil knows for sure. On Tuesday morning, the nation’s foremost marmot weather expert saw his shadow after scurrying out of a burrow at Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney. As the legend goes, that […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Information For The Shoals

January 22, 2021

  THE SHOALS-The Alabama Department of Public Health is currently offering COVID vaccine shots for people 75 years and older at their Lauderdale County Office, 4112 Chisholm Rd, Florence, AL 35630. To schedule an appointment call 256-764-7453 or 855-566-5333. Keller Hospital is also offering vaccine shots for people 75 years and older at 1300 S […]

Mask Order Extended Until March 5; Governor Pledges To Work With President Biden On Vaccine Administration

January 21, 2021

MONTGOMERY-On Thursday, January 21, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey is extending a state mask order that was set to expire Friday.  In opening her press conference Governor Ivey  said she would work with the Biden administration for the benefit of all. The current Safer At Home Order was set to expire on Friday, January 22 at 5PM. […]

School Closings And Delays For Tuesday, January 12

January 12, 2021

TENNESSEE VALLEY-School closings and delays due to freezing temps and black ice for Tuesday, January 12: Athens Bible School – 3 hour delay Tuesday Athens City Schools – 3 hour delay Tuesday Big Cove Christian Academy – 2 hour delay Tuesday Colbert County Schools – 2 hour delay Tuesday Country Day School – 2 hour […]

UPDATE: Valley Schools Delay Opening Due To Wintry Weather Chances

January 11, 2021

UPDATE:  Florence City Schools has made the decision to cancel school on Monday. This decision was made after evaluating road conditions, especially elevated surfaces such as bridges and overpasses through-out the city. Many of these surfaces remain too slick to travel on.  TENNESSEE VALLEY-Due to the threat of a wintry mix and possible accumulation of […]

Area Schools Close or Delay Due To Wintry Mix

January 8, 2021

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Some schools are closing or delaying opening on Friday, January 8 due to a wintry mix in the Valley: Riverside Christian Academy-Closed Friday Jackson County Schools-Delayed 2 hours Friday Lawrence County , TN Schools-Closed Friday Moore County Schools-Closed Friday Fayetteville City Schools – Closed Friday  

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