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UNA Business Society Students Recognized at State Conference

April 19, 2017

FLORENCE – The University of North Alabama College of Business students had a successful trip April 7 and 8 at the annual Phi Beta Lambda State Conference this year. 14 College of Business student chapter members traveled to Birmingham to compete with collegiate institutions throughout the state and 13 earned an award. Students were allowed to […]

NW-SCC students chosen for 2017 All-Alabama Academic Team

April 19, 2017

MUSCLE SHOALS & PHIL CAMPBELL – Kaylen Bishop and Ashley I Dulce Rosa Figueroa-Cifuentes were selected to the 2017 All-Alabama Academic Team for Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) and honored last Friday (4/14) at the All-Alabama Academic Team Recognition Luncheon at Ross Bridge Hotel and Spa in Birmingham, Ala. Bishop, a Haleyville native, currently is majoring […]

Governor Ivey Moves US Senate Special Election to Adhere with State Law

April 18, 2017

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Tuesday, April 18, signed a proclamation to move the special election date for the US Senate seat vacated by now-US Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The new schedule sets the primary on August 15, 2017, runoff on September 26, 2017, and the general election on December 12, 2017, almost a year ahead […]

ARTS ALIVE, 31st Annual Art Festival Events

April 18, 2017

FLORENCE-Every third weekend in May, Wilson Park in historic downtown Florence comes to life with the Southeast’s foremost fine, folk, and craft artists. Presented by the Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts’ Volunteers, Arts Alive is a juried arts festival and exhibition that will take place May 20 and 21. First held in 1986, Arts Alive […]

Confederate Memorial Day Ceremony Set For April 23

April 18, 2017

TUSCUMBIA-The annual Confederate Memorial Day Ceremony will be held on Sunday, April 23, 2017, at 2:00 PM at Tuscumbia Oakwood Cemetery, at the Confederate Rest. Sponsored by the Sons of Confederate Veterans, Col. Wm. A. Johnson Camp 898; the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Chapter 201; and The Order of Confederate Rose, Miss Maud Lindsay […]

Alabama A&M Speakers Series 2017 For April…Corey Mack

April 17, 2017

HUNTSVILLE-Alabama A&M University’s Dean’s Speaker Series  will be on Thursday, April 27 at 12:30 PM in Arthur J. Bond Hall, Room 233 at the University.  The keynote speaker will be Corey Mack. Corey Mack is the CEO & Head of Design of LAFORGE Optical, an Augmented Reality and Digital Eyewear company based in Los Angeles. Corey […]

St. Joseph Catholic School Receives State Honors In Competition

April 17, 2017

Students win 1st, 3rd,and 4th place in state finals of Science Olympiad Tournament FLORENCE-An academic team of St. Joseph 7th and 8th graders brought home awards in four individual events, including a state championship honor for Sam McNeill and George VanVeckhoven in the competition’s tower-building event. McNeill and VanVeckhoven also finished 4th in Meteorology. Other […]

Natchez Trace Parkway Unveils American Indian Wayside Exhibits at Colbert Ferry

April 17, 2017

CHEROKEE, AL – The Natchez Trace Parkway will partner with the Chickasaw Nation and the Natchez Trace Parkway Association to celebrate the unveiling of the American Indian themed wayside exhibits. The event takes place at Colbert Ferry on April 27, 2017 at 10 am.   The unveiling will be at the former location of the […]

Natchez Trace Parkway Presents Junior Ranger Program “Nature Bingo”

April 16, 2017

TUPELO, MS-Do you like nature and learning about the world we live in? Do you like playing bingo? The Natchez Trace Parkway invites children and their families to “Nature Bingo,” a special Junior Ranger program on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at 10:00 am. Join a park ranger for this fun 45-minute program and you get […]

NW-SCC Music Department to hold Homecoming Celebration and concert, April 29th

April 16, 2017

PHIL CAMPBELL – The Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) Music Department has been a staple for rural Northwest Alabama for approximately 40 years. Saturday, April 29th, NW-SCC will hold a Homecoming Celebration for all the alumni of the NW-SCC Music and Fine Arts Department. NW-SCC Music Department alumni will participate in a banquet at 5:00 p.m. […]

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