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Alabama Exports: 2011 Best Ever

February 22, 2012

MONTGOMERY – Alabama’s exports in 2011 continued to grow and recorded the highest-ever total for the value of goods exported during a single year:  $17.9 billion, up 15.4 percent from $15.5 billion in 2010. “Companies in Alabama are remaining competitive in the global marketplace, and we continue to assist them through the Alabama Development Office and […]


Johnie Bobby Goines – Obituary

February 22, 2012

Johnie Bobby Goines, 70, of Florence, passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at his residence after an extended illness. He was a native of Lauderdale County, a member of Stoney Point Church of Christ, and was a retired jailer of the Lauderdale County Sherriff’s Office. Visitation will be Friday, February 24, 2012 from 12 – […]


Roger Wells Mayfield – Obituary

February 22, 2012

Roger Wells Mayfield, 80, of Cherokee, AL  passed away February 21, 2012. He is survived by his wife Carolyn; sister, Colleen Jones; brother, Harold Mayfield; daughter, Suzanne Lovell (Matt); sons, John, Bobby (Vicki) and  Roger Mayfield (Debbie).   Grandchildren he dearly loved, Brandon, Ambur, Kirsten, Ben, Scott, Carolyn, Rebecca, Misty and Sarah.   His services […]


Nancy Hamm – Obituary

February 22, 2012

Nancy Hamm, 44, of Killen, passed away February 22, 2012, at ECM Hospital after a brief illness. She was an LPN at Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home.   Survivors include her husband,  Barry Hamm; daughter,  Morgan Reed and husband Jason; sisters,  Bonnie Kohler and husband Brian, Cindy Morrison and husband Gerald.   She was  preceded in death by her parents, […]


New Muscle Shoals Arrests & Franklin County Booking Photos

February 22, 2012

We don’t know what is in the water in Franklin County, but here is the latest crop of arrestees. We also have the latest arrest reports from Muscle Shoals. Remember all persons included here are presumed innocent until PROVEN guilty in Court.


Texting Ban Heads To Alabama Senate

February 22, 2012

MONTGOMERY – Tuesday afternoon, the Alabama House of Representatives approved a bill which bans texting while driving. House Bill 2, which is sponsored by Springville Representative Jim McClendon  would ban anyone from driving on a public road or highway while manually using a cellphone or other wireless device to communicate by text message, instant message or email. […]


Betty J. Tucker – Obituary

February 21, 2012

Betty J. Tucker, 83, a native and lift long resident of Lauderdale County, passed away Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at Mitchell-Hollingsworth Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was a member of Petersville Church of Christ and worked for a number of years for the Stylon Corporation and Reltoc. Visitation will be Thursday, February 23, 2012 from […]


Isom Pledges Support For Existing Businesses

February 21, 2012

FLORENCE – Tuscumbia business leader David Isom promised to support existing businesses in The Shoals, even as he searches for new companies to locate here if he is elected to the District 6 Seat on the Colbert County Commission. Isom is running for the Democratic Party nomination for the seat, now held by Commission Chairman, Howard […]


No Decision On Sheffield Gun Range

February 21, 2012

SHEFFIELD – The Sheffield City Council took no action last night on the future of the city’s 32-year-old shooting range. The City council is weighing whether or not to close the shooting range because of noise complaints from nearby residents.         The range, located on Village Road, is near Ridgepoint, a 10-year-old upscale […]


New Tuscumbia Arrests

February 21, 2012

Check out the new booking photos and arrest information for Tuscumbia.


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