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Lots of work to get done at TVA Rock Pile Boat Ramp and Rec Area – PHOTOS

April 19, 2019

COLBERT COUNTY TVA RESERVATION – The Quad-Cities Daily took a tour of the TVA Reservation’s Rock Pile area, which is a much-enjoyed area on the Reservation just below Wilson Dam. The purpose of the tour was to illustrate the damage done there by recent heavy flooding throughout the region. The Rock Pile was closed during […]


16th Annual Empty Bowl Luncheon – EVENT PHOTOS

April 18, 2019

FLORENCE-The Salvation Army of the Shoals’ 16th Annual Empty Bowl Luncheon to Feed the Hungry was held Wednesday, April 17 at the Marriott Conference Center.  This wonderful family event is a creative way to help end hunger in The Shoals and is held by the Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary annually to make sure no individual goes […]


Clay Allison Painted Sheffield With Memories And The Logan Room Brought Us Exxie’s Rolls

April 17, 2019

SHEFFIELD-On Tuesday, April 16 the Sheffield Public Library sponsored  a showing of paintings done by artist Clay Allison who grew up in Sheffield and now lives in Springville, Alabama. The paintings in the Sheffield Paint the Town Series are paintings of homes and buildings in Sheffield drawn from Clay’s memories of Sheffield as it was when […]


12 Annual Shoals Earth Day Fest – EVENT PHOTOS

April 8, 2019

FLORENCE-On Saturday, April 6 Shoals Earth Month celebrated Earth Day by holding their 12 annual Shoals Earth Day Fest.  There was music, magic and a glorious spring day to celebrate Mother Earth and all she has to offer. The Quad Cities Daily was on hand enjoying the day and all the day had to offer […]


Florence Celebrates Spring with April First Friday – EVENT PHOTOS

April 6, 2019

FLORENCE – Seems like the moderating weather is agreeing with lots of Shoals residents. Friday’s edition of First Friday in Downtown Florence drew a lot of visitors to the city. The Quad Cities Daily was on hand to capture the afternoon and evening fest with our famous EVENT PHOTOS. and we present them here. If […]


Nitrate Village No. 1 School Gets New Roof…Restoration Of This Historic School On Schedule

April 5, 2019

SHEFFIELD-On Thursday, April 4 the Muscle Shoals Heritage Area along with Friends of Nitrate Village No. 1 School Revitalization held a press conference to celebrate the completion of roof repair on the 100-year old school. Carrie Barske Crawford, director of MSHA told the crowd the roofing project has been completed and the next step would […]


Tuscumbia Police Department Gains a New Officer

April 2, 2019

TUSCUMBIA – The Tuscumbia Police Department gained a new Officer at Monday evening’s City Council Meeting. Along with Mayor Bubba Underwood, Chief of Police, Tony Logan, Patrol Officer John Woodrum, Eli, a handsome 2 year-old bloodhound was presented with a certificate signifying his entrance into the Tuscumbia Police Canine Unit.         Eli […]


Howard Luedtke Release Party at Champy’s

April 1, 2019

MUSCLE SHOALS – It’s a well-known fact here in the “Hit Recording Capitol of The World” just keeps producing the best music anywhere. Seems like every year Muscle Shoals artists are on Grammy Awards. And the hits just keep rolling! Champy’s had a release party this past Friday for Howard “Guitar” Luedtke’s newest album, “Meet […]


Florence Citywide Cleanup….Volunteers 1…Trash 0 – EVENT PHOTOS

March 19, 2019

FLORENCE-On Saturday, March 16 volunteers and partners came out for The Shoals, AL Cleanup in Florence. The morning was a little chilly.. the day warmed up just as volunteers got to work. Living Lands and Waters took some volunteersto some coves on Wilson Lake that were in serious need of clean up while other volunteers cleaned up […]


Robinson awarded for business excellence

March 18, 2019

MUSCLE SHOALS – Service One Transport President, Kelly Robinson was recently honored by Governor Kay Ivy. Robinson was awarded the honorary title of Lt. Colonel of the Alabama Militia. Service One Trucking, which has a home-yard in Muscle Shoals and another yard in Memphis, has a large fleet of tractor trailers that operates nationwide. Robinson […]


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