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UPDATE – Alleged Killers Of Amanda Taylor Arrested

December 8, 2011

MUSCLE SHOALS – Three suspects are in custody, charged in the murder of a Leighton woman, Amanda Taylor, 32. Chief Robert Evans told reporters late this afternoon that three persons, already in custody in connection with the case, have been formally charged with murder. The suspects, Ronald Eugene Weems, 33, 609 Moss Ave., Muscle Shoals, Matthew […]

Alabama A.G. Says Repeal Parts Of Immigration Law, Change Others

December 8, 2011

MONTGOMERY – Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange has recommended to House and Senate leaders a number of changes to the newly enacted state  anti-immigration law. Strange, acting on a request by Senate President Pro Tempore, Del March and House Speaker Mike Hubbard, outlined a number of structural changes to the Beason-Hammon Alabama Taxpayer and Citizen […]

Cora Smith King – Obituary

December 7, 2011

Cora Smith King, 87, of Florence passed away Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011. The graveside service will be at Valhermosa Springs Christian Cemetery at 2:30 p.m.  Friday, Dec. 9, 2011. Officiating will be the Rev. Chris Underwood.  Mrs. King was born and raised at Valhermosa Springs, Morgan County, but has lived in Florence for the past […]

What Issues Are You Interested In?

December 7, 2011

We are working really hard to build The Quad-Cities Daily into a full coverage hard news site for The Shoals. We are a small crew of reporters and editors and can’t be everywhere at once. With your help, however, that’s not an insurmountable problem. When you see something that you think is newsworthy, let us […]

Rep. Brooks Announces New Army Aviation Caucus

December 7, 2011

Washington –  Congressman Mo Brooks (R-AL) has formed the Army Aviation Caucus (AAC). Rep. Brooks will be co-chair with Rep.  Mark Critz (D-PA). Rep. Brooks says the Caucus will provide a forum for members of Congress, staff and the Army to improve communication and support for Army Aviation.  Rep. Brooks, who serves on the House Armed […]

TVA To Hold Follow Up Session On Redevelopment

December 7, 2011

MUSCLE SHOALS – The Tennessee Valley Authority held two public meetings in The Shoals last November to gather input on its Reservation Redevelopment Comprehensive Plan. TVA spokesperson, Larry Softly announced today that, a follow-up public meeting will be held this winter to discuss the feedback from the public. The November sessions provided interested members of […]

James Boyd Moore – Obituary

December 6, 2011

James Boyd Moore Sr., 73,  of Florence, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011. The visitation will be Thursday at Westminster Presbyterian Church beginning at 10 a.m. followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m. The Rev. John J. McKell will officiate. The graveside service will follow in the Altoona-Walnut Grove Cemetery in Etowah County, Alabama, at […]

Sheffield Utility Board May Be Dissolved

December 6, 2011

SHEFFIELD – The City Council is considering changing the way Sheffield’s various City departments are organized. Council member Steve Stanley said that the timing of his presentation has been speeded up because of recent developments with some Sheffield Utilities Board members. The reorganization process would be to eliminate the Utilities Board, and replace it with […]

Chief Ray: Law Has Two Sides

December 6, 2011

SHEFFIELD – The U.S. Justice Department says Alabama’s tough new immigration law is creating problems. Federal prosecutors said last week that the strict new law has them overwhelmed with simple violations which take them away from their mandate to go after major criminals who are in this country illegally. Sheffield Police Chief, Greg Ray told […]

Immigration Law Foes Take To Streets

December 3, 2011

FLORENCE – A small group of students and activists held a protest rally in opposition of Alabama’s strict new anti-immigration law Thursday at Wilson Park. About 30 protesters, carrying signs and hurling slogans, marched up Court Street to The University Of North Alabama, and on to The Memorial Amphitheatre. They were rather well behaved, however […]

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