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New Colbert County Booking Photos and Arrest Reports

January 10, 2012

Check our Law & Order Section for the latest arrest information from The Colbert County Sheriff. When in Law & Order, simply click on Colbert County and you’ll find all the records. While you are over there, check out all of the material. And don’t forget to look at the WANTED POSTERS!


Etowah Jury Empaneled For Tuscumbia Chief Logan

January 9, 2012

GADSDEN – Tuscumbia Police Chief Tony Logan now knows who will decide his fate in his Drunk-Driving trial being held in Etowah County. Late this afternoon the final juror was impaneled, and tomorrow morning proceedings begin.   The trial was moved from Lauderdale County at the request of Logan’s attorneys. He was arrested in 2009 in […]


Publix Pulling Out? Not So Fast…

January 9, 2012

FLORENCE – Last Spring, upscale supermarket chain, Publix, announced that it was putting a store on Cox Creek Parkway. Many Shoals residents greeted the news with enthusiasm. The nation’s largest employee-owned supermarket had been courted for years by local individuals and the Chamber of Commerce, without much success. The advent of Publix on The Shoals […]


Brooks: Congressional Changes to Colbert and Lawrence

January 8, 2012

MUSCLE SHOALS – Congressman Mo Brooks (R) says that with redistricting changes coming to The Shoals, residents of Colbert and Lawrence Counties will see a new face around. That face will be Robert Aderholt (R) of the Fourth District of which the two counties will become a part in January 2013. In an exclusive interview with […]


Murray: Jail Time Ain’t Good Time New

January 5, 2012

LOS ANGELES – Michael Jackson’s doctor may spend as little as a few months behind bars despite being convicted on Monday of involuntary manslaughter in the 2009 death of the “Thriller” singer. Legal experts said that Dr. Conrad Murray was ultimately likely to benefit from a new California law that deals with chronic overcrowding in the […]


New Booking Photos and Arrest Reports – Florence/Lauderdale

January 4, 2012

Click on Law & Order for the latest booking photos and arrest reports from Florence/Lauderdale.  All persons who appear here are PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY.  Or CLICK HERE to go directly to the most recent.


Wallace Named UNA Football Head Coach

January 2, 2012

FLORENCE – It was announced this afternoon by University of North Alabama officials that UNA legendary coach Bobby Wallace will be returning. Wallace was head coach there from ’88-’97, then at Temple for 7 seasons and last served as head coach at West Alabama from 2006-2010. Wallace won three consecutive D-II national championships from ’93-’95. […]


Michael Roy Farris – Obituary

January 2, 2012

Michael Roy Farris 51, of Muscle Shoals, passed away December 31, 2011 after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Visitation will be Wednesday January 4, 2012 from 11-1 p.m. at Highland Park Church of Christ. Funeral services to begin at 1:00 P.M. in the church, with burial to follow at  Colbert Memorial Gardens. Brother Steven […]


Mrs. Amanda Louise Pitts – Obituary

January 2, 2012

Mrs. Amanda Louise Pitts, age 97 of Cloverdale, Alabama passed on January 1, 2012 at Mitchell-Hollingsworth after a brief illness.   She was a native of Lauderdale County, graduate of Central High School and received her teaching degree from Florence Teachers College now UNA. She was a member of her Sunday School Class at First […]


Happy New Year!

January 1, 2012

As 2012 comes into being, we at The Quad-Cities Daily are excited for the future! Lots of  hard news, features, opinion… The kind of journalism that The Shoals can use. Even though we’re taking the ‘Under Construction’ banner down, there are plenty of things yet to do on the news site. So bear with us […]


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