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August First Friday….Just Right! – EVENT PHOTOS

August 5, 2018

FLORENCE-Florence First Friday for August had a full house.  The weather was warm….not too warm… the crowds were large….no too large and the fun that everyone had doing and seeing all that First Friday entails was spot on. The Quad Cities Daily enjoyed all the fun and managed to take a few photos of folks […]


W.C. Handy Music Festival – Street Strut – EVENT PHOTOS

July 30, 2018

FLORENCE – The weather last Saturday was picture-perfect for the W.C. Handy Music Festival’s annual “Street Strut” parade. for years the event has been held to celebrate those persons who have bravely fought back against cancer. And the event is always well attended. This year  saw representation from a number of different family groups who […]


Handy Nights…Champy’s…Travis And Company – EVENT PHOTOS

July 26, 2018

MUSCLE SHOALS-Handy Fest is in full swing. Music is in the air, folks are living large and the food is to die for.   Quad Cities Daily dropped into one of their favorite eateries…Champy’s in Muscle Shoals.  We had some fine fried chicken and more fun then we could stand with old and new friends…the music […]


Handy Week continues at Champy’s – Johnny Rotten Cash

July 23, 2018

MUSCLE SHOALS – Here’s a quick photo from Sunday night’s show at Champy’s. The deck was crammed to overflowing by fans of “Johnny Rotten Cash”. The music was great. The food was great. Check out Champy’s Facebook page: CHAMPY’S


Stutts trounces Lolley in Republican Primary runoff – On to the General Election in November

July 18, 2018

COLBERT COUNTY – Incumbent State Senator Larry Stutts (R) won a resounding runoff victory against Steve Lolley in Tuesday’s runoff election. At stake was the opportunity to meet State Representative Johnny Mack Morrow (D) in November’s General Election. Stutts, who is serving his first term as State Senator, soundly defeated political neophyte Steve Lolley with […]


Tuscumbia 2nd Saturday featured Tomato Sandwich Day at the Coberty County Courthouse – EVENT PHOTOS

July 16, 2018

TUSCUMBIA-Tuscumbia held their Second Saturday event downtown on Saturday, July 14 and while this fun event was in full swing downtown up by the Courthouse Square the Colbert County Extension held a Tomato Sandwich Day event in honor of national Tomato Sandwich day. Everyone enjoyed a good old white bread, mayo and homegrown Alabama tomatoes […]


Zip City Saturday Night – Fun, Food, Family!

July 9, 2018

ZIP CITY – A little bit of rain didn’t stop the intrepid residents of North Lauderdale County from going to the monthly shindig over in Zip City. It’s a charming throwback to those simpler times, when families and friends would meet up and throw horse shoes, eat some BBQ and listen to some music.  The […]


Stutts says he is working for the next generation’s benefit

July 5, 2018

NORTH ALABAMA – The runoff election for Alabama State Senate District 6 is scheduled for July 17 in just under 2 weeks. The Quad-Cities Daily reaches out to the various campaigns that affect our coverage area to give the candidates an opportunity to express their motivation and passions for their election campaigns. We recently were […]


Stutts works to solidify his lead in the July runoff for State Senate

July 2, 2018

NORTHWEST ALABAMA – With the runoff election to select the Republican candidate for State Senate District scheduled for July 17, incumbent Larry Stutts, who garnered 47.1 percent of the votes cast in the June 6 primary. He will be facing Steve Lolley og Guin, Alabama. Recently, Stutts sent the Quad Cities Daily a position paper […]


The Stricklin Hotel Now Taking Reservations for W.C. Handy Week

June 27, 2018

FLORENCE – Southern Hospitality Holdings is inviting guests to experience extraordinary southern charm and timeless elegance with the opening of the The Stricklin Hotel, located in the heart of downtown Florence at 317 North Court Street. The Stricklin Hotel offers unquestionable southern charm and hospitality in an atmosphere of timeless elegance, stylish rooms, and is […]


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