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This June’s Shoal Creek fatal boat accident heads to Grand Jury – UPDATE

August 22, 2019

FLORENCE – The rumor mill, working overtime since a speedboat and a cabin cruiser collided on Shoal Creek, will finally begin to slow down as early as next week, when the case goes before the Lauderdale County Grand Jury. The accident, which occurred late at night on June 8, near the mouth of the creek […]

Underwood pleads guilty – Sentenced to jail – Surrenders law license

August 20, 2019

TUSCUMBIA – Noted North Alabama lawyer, Billy Underwood plead guilty this morning to misdemeanor charge of juror tampering in a criminal case. The incident to which Underwood was convicted took place nearly 2 years ago. He was indicted by a Colbert County Grand Jury in January 2018 on a more serious felony charge of attempting […]

Police Involved Incident under investigation

August 19, 2019

TUSCUMBIA – This past Saturday, Tuscumbia Police responded to a residence in the city in what a source has told The Quad Cities Daily was a domestic disturbance call. There has been some unsubstantiated information released on social media as to the nature of an alleged incident between the responding police officers and a person […]

UNA Kicks Off the Year with “Unpack The Pride” Event – EVENT PHOTOS

August 17, 2019

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH ALABAMA – There’s nothing like a helping hand when new students and their families are moving their stuff into the dorm at the beginning of a new semester. And there were plenty of smiling faces on the students and staff of UNA as they helped new residents make the move into their […]

Colbert County Extension Tomato Sandwich Day… Gettin’ there by the Scenic Route – EVENT PHOTOS

August 11, 2019

“Little David was out in the field abiding the sheeps. and his Papa drew nigh unto him and said, “Son, there’s a thundershower coming up. Let’s get the sheep outta’ here.” Little David said, “But Papa, where will us take ‘em? Over to Lawrence Welk’s house?” He say, “Don’t bug me with no trivia!” Said, […]

First Friday in Downtown – EVENT PHOTOS

August 4, 2019

FLORENCE – The environs of Downtown were simply jammed-packed Friday evening for the August edition of First Friday. Rain threatened, but didn’t succeed. Looks like everybody had a great time. The Quad Cities Daily was on hand to record much of the evening in Event Photos. See yourself? Download it for your personal use. Enjoy!

Gettin’ Down & Gettin’ Dirty in Zip City – EVENT PHOTOS

August 4, 2019

ZIP CITY – Nestled in the upper reaches of Lauderdale County, just a few miles south of the Tennessee State Line lies the community of Zip City. Now, you may not think that much goes on there. ans you might be incorrect in your assumption. Case in point: The biggest mudslide event in Lauderdale. Folks […]

W.C. Handy Music Festival – Billy Lawson & Wishbone – EVENT PHOTOS

July 29, 2019

SHEFFIELD-On Saturday it was another Positive Vibes brought to the Handy Fest by Johnny Belew featuring the music of Billy Lawson & Wishbone along with several guest performers.  The weather was beautiful and the crow large and happy and the music rocked the neighborhood. Quad Cities Daily enjoyed the weather and the tunes while capturing […]

W. C. Handy Music Festival – “Party With Peanutt Montgomery” – Event Photos

July 29, 2019

SHEFFIELD-On Saturday evening Peanutt Montgomery, who has written over 73 songs for George Jones as well as other recording artists along with his wife Charlene, who wrote a biography of George Jones  hosted a Handy Party with songwriter Agnes Wilson.  Wilson hales from Tremont, Mississippi and was a close friend to Tammy Wynett.  Agnes Wilson […]

Travis and Microwave Dave Wind Up A Smashing Handy Festival

July 29, 2019

SHEFFIELD-Sunday night was the last night of the WC Handy Festival for 2019 and there is no better way to end a Blues Festival then with some good old-fashioned blues.  Travis Wammack and Microwave Dave brought down the house and brought the crowd to their feet with some awesome guitar licks and hot vocals. QCDNews […]

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