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Florence/Lauderdale Booking Photos 4/10 – 4/16, Part II

April 21, 2012

Check Law & Order for the new Florence/Lauderdale 4/10 – 4/16 booking photos, Part II. Florence/Lauderdale is usually so big that we break the weekly report into two, more easily digested listings. Some interesting items today can be found. Remember, these persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court, so don’t judge. The Quad-Cities […]

Raccoon Wreaks Havoc in Sheffield

April 21, 2012

SHEFFIELD – For residents who are wondering what happened to their electricity Saturday morning, The Quad-Cities Daily has an answer. About 5:15, just at dawn, a raccoon gave its all at the main Sheffield Utilities sub-station on 2nd Street near Hatch Blvd., and knocked out power city-wide for about an hour and a half. Utility […]

New Florence/Lauderdale Booking Photos

April 19, 2012

Check out the new Florence/Lauderdale booking photos and arrest information in Law & Order. While you are there, browse our library of arrests going back to January. Also see all the other official stuff, such as Chris Connolly’s Most Wanted listings and the library of area Registered Sex Offenders. As for the arrestees, remember that they […]

Good, Bad And It’s All Barbecue!

April 19, 2012

Barbecue is very near and dear to my heart, or so my doctor reported following a recent series of chest x-rays, and I think it’s time we discussed the matter.   There are good barbecue places, and there are bad barbecue places.  The bad barbecue comes from the good barbecue palaces, and the good barbecue […]

Ruth Elizabeth Guyse Staggs – Obituary

April 19, 2012

Ruth Elizabeth Guyse Staggs, 90, of Florence died Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at her daughter’s residence. A graveside service will be Friday, April 20, 2012, 3PM at Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens, with Bro. Mark McCullar officiating. She was preceded in death by her husband of 74 years L. D. Staggs; daughter Faye Wilson; son Larry Don […]

Clean Up Day in Sheffield

April 19, 2012

SHEFFIELD – The Sheffield Beautification and Tree Board is holding a clean up day in the city of Sheffield on Saturday April 21, 2010 from 8:00 a.m. until noon.  Volunteers should report to the city hall parking lot to receive maps of areas to be cleaned up. Keep the Shoals Beautiful will supply litter grabbers, gloves, […]

UNA Adviser Receives National Leadership Position with NACADA

April 18, 2012

FLORENCE – Joan Williams, academic adviser/certification specialist and assistant director for the Office of Diversity and Institutional Equity at the University of North Alabama, has been elected to serve as region chair for the Southeast Region 4 for the National Academic Advising Association. Williams will serve as chairperson for the position until October 2014. As a […]

New Today – Tuscumbia Booking Photos

April 18, 2012

Check out Law & Order for all the new Tuscumbia P.D. Booking Photos. These persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge. While you are over in Law & Order, take a look at the new Colbert County listing of Registered Sex Offenders. Know who is living in your neighborhoods.

“Sheffield Sings” This May 5th

April 18, 2012

SHEFFIELD – The Sheffield Education Foundation is presenting their annual fundraising spectacular, “Sheffield Sings” on the first Saturday in May. The annual event showcases talent from the Sheffield Community and is always a crowd pleaser.           . . The performance will be held in the Sheffield High School auditorium. Warming up […]

Josephine Odem Wilsford – Obituary

April 18, 2012

Josephine Odem Wilsford, 89, of St. Joseph, TN, passed away April 17, 2012. She was a florist with Greenhill Florist and a member of St. Joseph Methodist Church. Survivors include: Nieces:  Patty Putman, Billie Robinson, Roger Blair, Edie Fisher Nephews: Ronnie Odem, Donnie Odem, Joey Odem, David Odem, Jerry Odem Many other great-nephews and great-nieces She […]

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