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Singing River Sculptures on the way – Sheffield unveils the first in the series – SNEAK PHOTOS!

September 10, 2012

SHEFFIELD – The first of nine larger-than-life metal sculptures honoring the Shoals’ musical heritage will be unveiled at 2 p.m., on Sunday, Sept. 23, in Love Plaza in downtown Sheffield. The public is invited to the free event. Sheffield is the perfect site for the first Singing River sculpture, organizers said. The town was home […]


First Friday 9-7-2012 – Part II

September 10, 2012

Florence – Lots of Zombies out and about under the Friday Night lights.  We got to witness Florence’s first “Zombie Flash Mob”, what a riot.    


New Today – Sheffield Arrest Report 09/01/12 – 09/05/12

September 8, 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.


Mayor-elect Mickey Haddock says “Thanks” – VIDEO PLUS First Friday Photos!

September 8, 2012

FLORENCE – MIckey Haddock and his faithful yellow-shirted army were again out in force on Court Street Friday evening. This time to tank everybody who voted him in as the new Mayor of The City of Florence. Here is what he had to say: [cvg-video videoId=’5′ width=’864′ height=’486′ /]


2012 Americana Music Festival in Nashville has a Shoals Flare

September 8, 2012

FLORENCE, AL-Florence/Lauderdale Tourism will be exhibiting at the Americana Music Festival  www.americanamusic.org  in Nashville, TN Wednesday, September 12 – Friday September 14.  Florence/Lauderdale Tourism’s participation is in partnership with the  movement and will promote Muscle Shoals music and communities within the Triangle like Tupelo, Mississippi, Leiper’s Fork, TN, and Clarksdale, MS. . A “Get Your […]


New Today – Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports – 08/28/12 – 09/04/12 Part I

September 7, 2012

New Booking Photos from Florence Police/Lauderdale 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.


Google releases UNA street-view tour

September 7, 2012

FLORENCE – Take a few minutes to check out Google’s Street View of the UNA Campus. It was just released today. Two months ago, the Web giant sent its tricycle camera rig to Florence. they took some really interesting shots. You can find the Street View by clicking HERE.


THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION —AUGUST 2012

September 7, 2012

WASHINGTON – The Bureau of Labor Statistics this morning released its August report. Unemployment is down by a paltry .1% to 8.1%. The Obama Administration was hoping for 130,000 jobs, however total non-farm payroll employment only posted 96,000. A disappointment by any measure. Employment increased in food services and drinking places, in professional and technical services, […]


New Today – ECM Hospital Births 08/28/12 – 09/03/12

September 7, 2012

THE SHOALS – The latest cohort of babies born at ECM Hospital is published in The Quad-Cities Daily. We hope you find your family and friends’ loved little ones


Oka Kapassa – Return to Coldwater

September 7, 2012

                                          “If the stories fall silent, who will teach the children?” Tuscumbia, AL- The 8th annual Oka Kapassa Festival – Return to Cold Water, will be held in Spring Park, Tuscumbia, Alabama, on Friday and Saturday, September […]


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