Event Photographs

W.C. Handy…Happy Birthday Celebration – EVENT PHOTOS

November 19, 2017

FLORENCE-On Thursday, November 16 the city of Florence celebrated the birthday of W.C. Handy.   The party took place at the W.C. Handy Museum/Home located on College Street in Florence. The celebration was held in the home and outside on the grounds.  There was Punch and Cake as well as some fine music by Reddick Pernell Cunningham. There […]


Florence-Lauderdale Animal Services Groundbreaking – EVENT PHOTOS

November 16, 2017

FLORENCE-The City of Florence and the Lauderdale County Commission held a ground breaking ceremony for the new Florence-Lauderdale Animal Services Facility.  The just under 13,00 interior square foot building will replace the old building (3,800 Square feet).  The ceremony was held on Wednesday, November 15 with a crowd of over 100 people and dogs. Speakers […]


Heroes of The Shoal…Celebrated At Oakwood Cemetery Sunday November 12 – EVENT PHOTOS

November 13, 2017

 SHEFFIELD-A ceremony to pay tribute to 42 Revolutionary War soldiers who are buried in Colbert, Franklin and Lauderdale counties and to 101 civilians who died in the Shoals while working for the War Department during World War I and were buried at Oakwood Cemetery was held on Sunday, November 12. The one-hour ceremony featured a […]


Veteran’s Day Parade in Tuscumbia – EVENT PHOTOS

November 11, 2017

TUSCUMBIA – The City of Tuscumbia is known for its excellent parades. Friday, the Annual Vateran’s Day Parade made its way down Main Street in yet another great annual procession to honor the Men and women who served in our Military. The weather was great and the smiles on the children’s faces as they scrambled […]


First Friday in Downtown Florence – EVENT PHOTOS

November 6, 2017

FLORENCE – There was great weather out on Court Street last Friday. So, of course the monthly First Friday event was a big smash! Kristy Lovelace was positioned out by On The Rocks and The Pie Factory to record the evening in EVENT PHOTOS, and we present them here. Enjoy!


Renaissance Faire at Wilson Park – EVENT PHOTOS

October 30, 2017

FLORENCE – It was a great weekend for this year’s Renaissance Faire. The attendance was heavy both Saturday and Sunday and the participants were in fine form indeed! The event transforms Wilson Park into the Fountain On The Green, a magical medieval village. It is listed as one of the Top 20 Events in Alabama. […]


Oktoberfest 15 years And Going Strong – EVENT PHOTOS

October 9, 2017

ST. FLORIAN-The town of St. Florian knows how to celebrate the beginning of fall.  Every year for the last 15 years they have held Oktoberfest.  And this year was the best yet.  The weather was warm…There was food and a whole lot of fun things to see and do.  The Quad Cities Daily was on […]


NW Alabama BEST Robotics Competition “Crossfire Fire and Rescue”….Totally Awesome – EVENT PHOTOS

October 9, 2017

MUSCLE SHOALS-BEST is a Robotics (engineering & business-marketing) Competition for Middle & High Schools. NW Alabama BEST is a partnership between the Shoals Chamber of Commerce & Northwest-Shoals Community College. This year’s competition was Crossfire Fire and Rescue.   The kids were intense …. the crowds were loud and supportive and the robotics were off the […]


Athens Grease Festival…A Real Slick Party-Event Photos

October 2, 2017

ATHENS-The Quad Cities Daily went to Athens to enjoy a little Grease at The Athens Grease Festival. We visited with some friends met a Grease Goddess and over all had a very fun day.  Oh yeah! We also captured the GREASE and TOGAS in photos.  We present them to you here: And the winners are…for […]


Shoals Dragon Boat Festival – EVENT PHOTOS

October 1, 2017

MCFARLAND PARK – Saturday’s edition of the Shoals Dragon Boat Festival had McFarland Park filled up to the brim with teams dressed in fancy costumes who were heading out onto Lake Pickwick to paddle some funny-looking boats. The winners of the races, which went on well into the afternoon, won bragging rights, good until this […]


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