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Bentley axes Obamacare’s Medicaid Component for poor Alabamians

October 1, 2012

MONTGOMERY – Due to a lack of proper options and very little guidance from the federal government, Governor Robert Bentley on Monday chose not to include Alabama in the “essential health benefits” plan under the Affordable Care Act, essentially opting out of the program where states would participate in their Medicaid programs.  Governor Bentley explained his […]

New Today – Tuscumbia Arrest Reports 09/21/12 – 09/30/12

October 1, 2012

New Booking Photos from Tuscumbia Police. A defendant is presumed innocent of the charges, and it will be the government’s burden to prove a defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt at trial. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public service.

City of Florence makes application to ADEM to renew permit for Florence Landfill – Shoals Environmental Alliance voices objections

October 1, 2012

  FLORENCE – The Alabama Department of Environmental management (ADEM) recently received an application from the City of Florence to renew its permit to operate the Florence landfill for another 5-year period. Under the new permit the landfill will no longer bury any garbage and will dispose of only construction and demolition material as well as […]

Echota Cherokee Pow Wow – PHOTOS

October 1, 2012

MOULTON – The Echota Cherokee Tribe of Alabama held their 15th annual Pow Wow at Oakville Mounds just south of Moulton this past weekend. Native American Artisans had their crafts on display, there was story telling, dancing, drums and music. Native American Culture is enjoying a renaissance in America, as descendants of the first Americans begin, […]

How’s my driving? – Feature Redux

September 30, 2012

Back in January, when The Quad-Cities Daily was just starting out on the road to millions of views, Lynn McMillen offered this feature article, “How’s My Driving?”. We thought is would be a good idea to re-post it, now that school is back in session. It’s a quick read. Here’s the LINK.

Cotton picking time

September 29, 2012

You know that Ray Stevens song about where do my socks go when I put them in the dryer. I kept wondering what was happening to my yard socks until I looked under my desk. When I come in from the yard, I’ll sit down at my desk to check my e-mails and Facebook and […]

Gene E. Brown – Obituary

September 29, 2012

Gene E. Brown, 85 of Muscle Shoals, died Friday, September 28, 2012. Visitation will be Sunday, September 30, 2012 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Morrison Funeral Home in Tuscumbia. The Funeral service will be Monday, October 1, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Brother Vic Vickers officiating. Burial will follow in Shady […]

Bentley awards $230,976 to assist family violence victims in northwest Alabama

September 28, 2012

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Robert Bentley has awarded three grants to support a Florence-based nonprofit organization that gives a helping hand to victims of family violence in a six county area. Safeplace Inc. will use the grants totaling $230,976 to help victims in Colbert, Franklin, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Marion and Winston counties.           “The […]

UPDATE – Courtland Air Show this Saturday

September 28, 2012

COURTLAND AIRPORT – Final preparations are underway, tents and barricades are in place, and the pilots are arriving in their unique aircraft today for tomorrow’s big airshow. The gates open at Noon on Saturday, with show aircraft on static display. Show visitors can walk right up to vintage war birds and experimental aircraft of many […]

Coach Gene Stallings – Featured Speaker at NW-SCC Fundraiser

September 28, 2012

Muscle Shoals, AL – Northwest-Shoals Community College’s (NW-SCC) Foundation will hold the 20th Annual Pathfinder’s Dinner Monday, October 22, 2012 at the Listerhill Banquet Hall, Listerhill Credit Union, 4790 East 2nd Street, Muscle Shoals, AL. The Pathfinder’s Dinner will be preceded with a silent auction at 6:00 p.m. and dinner beginning at 7:00 p.m. The […]

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