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Sheffield Housing Authority helps create a meaningful life event… Ms. Beckwith knows that perseverance pays off

January 6, 2017

SHEFFIELD – It was a big evening for Sheffield resident Toleta Beckwith. Life isn’t a bed of roses, but Ms. Beckwith knows that if you work hard and keep climbing that hill… Well, one day your efforts will pay off. She picked up a check Thursday night for just over $12,500. Not bad. If was her […]

University Chevy – Buick – GMC displays 2016 SEC Trophy

January 5, 2017

TUSCUMBIA – Last Friday, visitors to the Showroom at University Chevy Buick GMC go to see something really neat. On display was the actual SEC Championship Trophy, won by the University of Alabama. The trophy is on tour to select locations around the State. University was the only location in the Shoals to present it. […]

Florence Christmas Parade some good COLD fun! – EVENT PHOTOS

December 12, 2016

FLORENCE – Well, it surely felt like the Christmas Season! By the time the parade started down Court Street, the thermometer had settled in to about 33 degrees. But did that stop Holiday revelers from turning out to watch the big event? Nu-Uhh! In fact, with all the activity from the floats and Santa – and […]

Boutique Air changing flight schedule from Shoals – Additional flight to Atlanta starts January

December 10, 2016

NORTH ALABAMA REGIONAL AIRPORT – Airport Director, Barry Griffith notified the Quad-Cities Daily of a new flight schedule for regional carrier, Boutique Air. The airline has been growing in popularity in Northwest Alabama with daily flights to and from Nashville and Atlanta. The new schedule, which starts January 3rd, adds an additional daily flight to Atlanta. Griffith […]

LIONS travel to Shepherd for NCAA Semifinal – EVENT PHOTOS

December 9, 2016

NORTHWEST ALABAMA REGIONAL AIRPORT – The University of North Alabama left for Shepherdstown, W.V. Thursday afternoon for Saturday’s game where they will meet Shepherd University in the semifinals of the 2016 NCAA Division II Football Playoffs. Kickoff time is set for 11:00 a.m. Central (noon Eastern) and the game will be aired on ESPN3. UNA, […]

P&K wants your stories… This will be fun!

December 9, 2016

ZIP CITY – Barbara Keeton might not characterize herself like this. But here goes… Barbara Keeton is a fixture in the town of Zip City. This gal was an entrepreneur back in the ’60’s, back in the day when relatively few women held that moniker. And she’s still making news! Barbara has been working with Robert […]

The Great Turkey Giveaway at University CDJR&K! – EVENT PHOTOS

November 23, 2016

FLORENCE – So, this past Saturday, the good folks at University CDJR were giving away Christmas trees… But if that wasn’t enough already, they were handing out Thanksgiving turkeys. Yep, our friends at KISSFM 102.7 came over to the dealership on Florence Boulevard with a hundred and seven turkeys. And at 4:00pm, when the giveaway […]

Some early Holiday pix from CDJR – EVENT PHOTOS

November 21, 2016

FLORENCE – Our friends at University Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and now FIAT decided to give away 50 Christmas trees… Just because they’re great people! So Jeff Feltner threw a big Saturday party with KIX96 and Q107 officiating. It was lots of fun watching all the kiddos having an early meet-up with Santa… And everybody was […]

Discount Dan’s is always doing something fun – EVENT PHOTOS

November 21, 2016

SHEFFIELD – Heading into the Holiday Season is always fun. everybody, it seems, is getting into the mood for Santa Claus! And so, in that spirit John Glenn over at Discount Dan’s threw a little bash for the kiddos… Picture With A Princess. The Quad-Cities Daily Stopped by for a bit to take some pix, […]

Shoals Casa benefit event raises big bucks from little turtles – EVENT PHOTOS

November 20, 2016

KILLEN – Most folks who drive Highway 72 just east of town don’t even notice the place. It’s kind of off the road… But Saturday this little out-of-the-way place held a nifty get-acquainted party for the community and raised a few thousand bucks for SHOALS CASA. Not a bad day! CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocates […]

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