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75th Anniversary of Coon Dog Cemetery – Labor Day

August 30, 2012

FREEDOM HILLS – On Monday, September 3, the Annual Coon Dog Labor Day Celebration will be held to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the world’s only Coon Dog Cemetery.  Located about 20 miles southwest of Tuscumbia, Alabama, near the town of Cherokee and theNatchez Trace Parkway, the world’s only Coon Dog Cemetery is the burial ground for about 300 bona find coon hounds.  This year, the hours for the event […]


New Today – Madison County arrest Reports 08/22/12 – 08/228/12

August 30, 2012

New Booking Photos from Madison County. 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.


Florence Schools unveils new Freshman Center

August 30, 2012

 FLORENCE – In an effort to consolidate high school students onto one large campus, Florence City Schools recently announced the construction of a new facility. The new Freshman Center will be built near the existing Florence High School on Bradshaw Drive. It will be a state-of-the-art facility, designed to give incoming freshmen the best introduction to […]


Election Results

August 28, 2012

Haddock wins Florence Mayor Shoemaker and Cole runoff Tuscumbia Mayor Betterton wins over Oliver – Florence Stanley beats Johnson – Sheffield Nix beats McCreary – Sheffield  


Mr. Leonard Randolph Linville – Death Notice

August 28, 2012

   Mr. Leonard Randolph Linville, 63 of Florence passed away Monday, August 27, 2012 at his residence. Visitation will be Thursday, August 30, 2012 from 12-1 p.m. at Greenview Funeral Home. Funeral  services will follow at 1 p.m. in Greenview Memorial Chapel with burial in Greenview Memorial Park. Arrangements by Greeenview Funeral Home.


Billy Reid Shindig – Photos Part III

August 28, 2012

FLORENCE – Billy Reid, Florence’s nationally known menswear designer  hosted his fourth annual Shindig event this year.  There was music galore with a concert held in the historic Shoals Theater that only took 18 minutes to sell out once tickets were offered for sale.  Add to that a book signing with John T. Edge, Director of […]


Rocks for Tots

August 28, 2012

Join UNA’s chapter of Phi Mu Alpha and our host ‘Somewhere Else’ (formerly Sidepockets Lounge) on August 29th for “Rock for Tots: A Toys for Tots Charity Event”. Opening band Bottletree and the Decoy’s will deliver an evening of top notch Shoals area music. The Event starts at 8:00 pm and a donation of $15 will be asked for […]


Governor Bentley Lifts Mandatory Evacuation Orders, Issues Voluntary Evacuation Orders for Baldwin and Mobile Counties

August 28, 2012

MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley on Tuesday lifted mandatory evacuation orders covering portions of Baldwin and Mobile Counties and issued voluntary evacuation orders for areas vulnerable to Isaac’s expected impact.  The decision was based on updated forecast models and the National Hurricane Center lifting the hurricane warning that was in effect for the Alabama coast.  Under the amended orders issued Tuesday, the mandatory evacuation orders that […]


New Today – Franklin County Arrest Reports 08/20/12 – 08/26/12

August 28, 2012

New Booking Photos from Franklin County. 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.


New Today – Sheffield Arrest Reports 08/17/12 – 08/22/12

August 28, 2012

New Booking Photos from Sheffield 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.


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