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Service One delivering desperately needed supplies to hurricane zone

October 20, 2018

MUSCLE SHOALS – Service One Transport is a large, professional company that operates big-rig trucks all over North America, shipping product from nationally known companies year-round. Hurricane Michael, which devastated so much of North Florida has rendered our state neighbors with a great need for supplies. And Service One is answering the call. Robert Walker […]


Sheffield City Council offers apologetics for the vote on Smoke-Free Sheffield

October 19, 2018

SHEFFIELD – The City’s new anti-smoking ordinance goes into effect this November 1st. It provides severe restrictions on persons who wish to smoke tobacco products on City-owned property where ever that property might be. It also prohibits smoking areas in city businesses, including all restaurants and lounges. There are criminal penalties for violators, including incarceration […]


UPDATE – Public hearing on controversial Sheffield no-smoking law to be held this THURSDAY

October 15, 2018

SHEFFIELD – Want to light up a cigarette in Sheffield? Careful, you could get cited. No smoking on the street or in any restaurant or bar. That’s the new law. No more “Smoking-Sections”. The law was passed a couple of weeks ago, with little public fanfare in a 4-to-2 vote by the City Council. As word […]


NWSCC Third Annual Job Fair A Win Win Event – EVENT PHOTOS

October 12, 2018

MUSCLE SHOALS-Northwest-Shoals Community College’s (NW-SCC) Shoals campus hosted the 3rd annual Northwest Alabama Job Fair featuring 26 area employers with over 400 job  openings available. The Job Fair featured 26 area employers along with industry representatives, Alabama Department of Rehabilitation, NACOLG, Shoals Career Center, and the following NW-SCC programs: Ready to Work, Adult Education, Career […]


Walt Maddox Pop-Up Rally – EVENT PHOTOS

October 10, 2018

THE SHOALS-Walt Maddox has been holding Pop-Up Rallies all over the state. On October 9 McFarland Park in Florence was the scene for Walt Maddox for Governor’s latest pop-up rally. The rally turned into a good old-fashioned  Democratic stump rally with speakers from all over the Shoals area doing a little campaigning and a lot […]


Shoals Chamber and Northwest-Shoals Sponsored BEST Robotics Game Day On Saturday – EVENT PHOTOS

October 8, 2018

MUSCLE SHOALS-The Shoals Chamber of Commerce and Northwest-Shoals Community College hosted the 2018 BEST Robotics Game Day Competition on Saturday, October 6 at the Northwest-Shoals Community College gymnasium. This year’s theme was Current Events. Each team  created a robot to accomplish various tasks to assist with cleaning up the plastic trash that collects in the oceans’ […]


October First Friday A Fun Time In Florence – EVENT PHOTOS

October 7, 2018

FLORENCE-October First Friday and the weather was warm.  The crowd was having a great time and the Quad Cities Daily was on hand to capture the fun in photos.  We present them to you here.  Enjoy!  


Sheffield Police hold Barbecue event

October 6, 2018

If you head down Montgomery Avenue in Sheffield today (Saturday), you will detect the great aroma of barbecue emanating from the Municipal Building lawn. The Brat Pack, a local women’s group that works with people diagnosed with breast cancer, is benefiting from a big barbecue cookout. The Brat Pack is a group that provides support […]


A Tribute to Arthur Alexander with Donnie Fritts – EVENT PHOTOS

October 3, 2018

SHEFFIELD-On Tuesday, October 2 the Sheffield Public Library held a musical event with a “Tribute to Arthur Alexander with Donnie Fritts. Beth Ridgeway, librarian at the library said she hopes the event will be an event that can happen once a month.  Ridgeway says it is one way to help spread the word about Sheffield […]


Row…Row…Row… Row Your Boat….6th Annual Dragon Boat Festival A Winner – EVENT PHOTOS

October 1, 2018

FLORENCE-Incredible weather made for a perfect day of fun on the water as 6th annual Shoals Dragon Boat Festival took place on the Tennessee River at McFarland Park.  Te races were a success and the folks who did not brave the water enjoyed the beautiful day at the park cheering on their very own dragon […]


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