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Baseball Major League’s Heinie Manush is Subject of Program at Colbert Landmarks Foundation Meeting

February 12, 2019

  TUSCUMBIA-The quarterly meeting of the Colbert County Historical Landmarks Foundation will be held on Sunday, February 17, at 2:00 in the afternoon at the Helen Keller Public Library, 511 N. Main St., Tuscumbia.  The program will be presented by Annie Perry and the Tuscumbia Bicentennial Committee for Heinie Manush Day. A biographical sketch of […]


Noted Artisan to Conduct Rug Hooking Workshop at Belle Mont Mansion

February 8, 2019

 TUSCUMBIA-Anne Norvell, owner of Counting Sheep Rug Hooking Shop in Florence will teach a 2-hour beginners rug hooking workshop on Saturday, February 23, at 10:00 a.m. at Belle Monte Mansion, 1569 Cook Lane, Tuscumbia, AL. Cost is $80, which covers a museum tour and all the supplies needed, including a hooking tool, wool, pattern and […]


Revised Plan for Dickens Festival in Tuscumbia on Saturday

December 7, 2018

TUSCUMBIA-Due to Saturday’s threat of rain, Dickens Festival organizers in Tuscumbia have announced plans to move the arts and crafts and food vendor marketplace of the “It’s a Dickens Christmas, Y’all” to The Roundhouse located directly behind the Tuscumbia Railway Depot, 204 West 5th St.  Scheduled music and entertainment will also move to this alternate […]


It’s a Dickens Christmas, Y’all Holiday Festival Returns to Tuscumbia on December 7-8

November 30, 2018

TUSCUMBIA – Scrooge, Marley and all the familiar faces from Charles Dickens’ beloved holiday classic, A Christmas Carol, will return to Tuscumbia on December 7-8 to join merchants and townspeople in presenting the signature Christmas festival “It’s a Dickens Christmas, Y’all.” In its eighth year, the event adds a festive touch to the season and brings […]


Belle Mont Mansion’s Old-Fashioned Holiday Celebration Set for December 2

November 29, 2018

TUSCUMBIA – One of Alabama’s most distinguished antebellum homes, Belle Mont Mansion in Tuscumbia, Ala., will celebrate the holiday season with “A Plantation Christmas” on Sunday, December 2. The afternoon event, reminiscent of Southern hospitality in the early 1800’s, has been  held annually at the mansion on the first Sunday in December for more than […]


It’s a Dickens Christmas, Y’all Holiday Festival Returns to Tuscumbia on December 7-8

November 15, 2018

 TUSCUMBIA-Scrooge, Marley and all the familiar faces from Charles Dickens’ beloved holiday classic, A Christmas Carol, will return to Tuscumbia on December 7-8 to join merchants and townspeople in presenting the signature Christmas festival “It’s a Dickens Christmas, Y’all.” In its eighth year, the event adds a festive touch to the season and brings a […]


Helen Keller Library is 2018 Tuscumbia Civitan Ornament

October 25, 2018

TUSCUMBIA-The Tuscumbia Civitan Club announces production of the 2018 Civitan Christmas Ornament featuring the Helen Keller Public Library. The 23rd ornament in the on-going series that showcases historical sites and landmarks of the community, the Library was selected to represent the third in a 4-year series of ornaments which pay tribute to history as Alabama […]


Belle Mont Mansion’s Old-Fashioned Holiday Celebration Set for December 2

October 13, 2018

 TUSCUMBIA-One of Alabama’s most distinguished antebellum homes, Belle Mont Mansion in Tuscumbia, Ala., will celebrate the holiday season with “A Plantation Christmas” on Sunday, December 2. The afternoon event, reminiscent of Southern hospitality in the early 1800’s, has been  held annually at the mansion on the first Sunday in December for more than 30 years […]


Belle Mont Quilt Show…“A Century of Quilts” October 3-27

September 17, 2018

TUSCUMBIA-“A Century of Quilts,” an exhibit selected largely from the extensive personal collection of Glenn Rikard, many made in the Tennessee Valley region and dating from 100 years ago to the present, will be on display, beginning on Wednesday, October 3, and continuing through Saturday, October 27 at Belle Mont Mansion, 1569 Cook Lane (off […]


Oka Kapassa Native American Festival Returns to Tuscumbia on September 8

August 28, 2018

TUSCUMBIA – On September 8th, Spring Park (located at the south end of Main Street) in Tuscumbia, Alabama, will come alive with the sights and sounds of Native Americans. The Oka Kapassa- Return to Cold Water Native American Festival will bring approximately 150 artists and demonstrators, representing more than a dozen tribes, to dance, perform music, […]


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