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VFW Auxiliary Post 8640 and Students from L.E. Wilson Provide Valentines for Veterans

February 14, 2019

SHEFFIELD-Mary Stevens of Long-Hodges-Lowe VFW Auxiliary 8640 says making and sending Valentines to Veterans has become a holiday tradition at L.E. Wilson Elementary School in Sheffield and it is a joy to see the children working on their labor of love. Each year the ladies of VFW Post 8640 and L.E. Wilson Elementary School give valentines […]


The Logan Room Celebrates Grand Opening Friday, February 8

February 10, 2019

-On Friday, February 8 The Logan Room located at 307 N Montgomery Avenue in Sheffield held their Grand Opening with refreshments a tour of the room and a Chamber Ribbon Cutting. Friends and family were on hand to help with the celebration and enjoy great food provided by The Red Clay Table. About The Logan Room: […]


City Council re-votes Sheffield’s draconian anti-smoking ordinance – No Change

February 5, 2019

“Until the City Council votes to improve this ordinance, I will bring up this issue every month until I leave the Mayor’s Office”, Ian Sanford promised at Monday night’s meeting. His statement brought applause from the audience, which last night consisted of mostly residents who were against the ordinance, which effectively outlaws the use of […]


ICHIBAN Grand Opening today in Florence

January 7, 2019

FLORENCE – When Ichiban opened its doors 8 years ago in Sheffield, we heard a lot of people say, “What’s a Sushi restaurant doing around here? We’re chicken and Bar-B-Que people.” Well, Jackie and Kevin and the family started working and built probably one of the best Sushi and Hibachi places in North Alabama. And […]


North Alabama Medical Center transfers patients from ECM

December 6, 2018

FLORENCE – Well, it was a big day for the North Alabama Medical Center. Today is the first day of actual operations… After nearly an 8 year struggle to have the facility approved by the State of Alabama, and then to get it built and equipped with state-of-the art equipment. This was the day that […]


Sheffield Celebrates Christmas With Holiday Lights Floats And Happy Children – EVENT PHOTOS

December 6, 2018

SHEFFIELD-The weather was perfect and the crowd was in the Christmas Spirit all was well with the world and Sheffield celebrated the coming Christmas Holidays with a Christmas Parade that included snow, candy, marching bands and a great abundance of Christmas Cheer. QCDNews was on hand to capture the fun in photos and we present […]


32nd Annual Alabama Renaissance Faire 2018 – EVENT PHOTOS

October 29, 2018

FLORENCE-Alabama Renaissance Faire is held in the 4th weekend of October each year in the Renaissance City of Florence, Alabama.  This year marks the 32nd annual Ren Faire and the weather could not have been more perfect.  A stunning fall day for the two-day event and the Quad Cities Daily was on hand to capture some […]


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 […]


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