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W.C. Handy Music Festival – Billy Lawson & Wishbone – EVENT PHOTOS

July 29, 2019

SHEFFIELD-On Saturday it was another Positive Vibes brought to the Handy Fest by Johnny Belew featuring the music of Billy Lawson & Wishbone along with several guest performers.  The weather was beautiful and the crow large and happy and the music rocked the neighborhood. Quad Cities Daily enjoyed the weather and the tunes while capturing […]


W. C. Handy Music Festival – “Party With Peanutt Montgomery” – Event Photos

July 29, 2019

SHEFFIELD-On Saturday evening Peanutt Montgomery, who has written over 73 songs for George Jones as well as other recording artists along with his wife Charlene, who wrote a biography of George Jones  hosted a Handy Party with songwriter Agnes Wilson.  Wilson hales from Tremont, Mississippi and was a close friend to Tammy Wynett.  Agnes Wilson […]


Travis and Microwave Dave Wind Up A Smashing Handy Festival

July 29, 2019

SHEFFIELD-Sunday night was the last night of the WC Handy Festival for 2019 and there is no better way to end a Blues Festival then with some good old-fashioned blues.  Travis Wammack and Microwave Dave brought down the house and brought the crowd to their feet with some awesome guitar licks and hot vocals. QCDNews […]


The 37th Annual W.C. Handy Music Festival – “Street Strut” Parade – EVENT PHOTOS

July 28, 2019

FLORENCE-As the 37th annual WC Handy Festival winds down the folks of the Shoals just wanna have a little more fun….with that in mind the tradition of a Street Strut Parade continues with participants in the parade as well as the people who gathered along downtown Florence to watch the “Strut” had a most awesome […]


The Thompson Trio Jazzed The Handy Fest At Sheffield Public Library

July 25, 2019

SHEFFIELD-On Wednesday, July 24 The Thompson Trio gave played the Sheffield Public Library as part of the Handy Fest 2019.  The crowd was large and ready for some sweet music and the Trio gave them just what they asked for with some cool jazz. The Quad City Daily captured the fun in photos and we […]


The Decoys Rock The Roundhouse And Bring A Little Beehive To Keep It Sweet

July 25, 2019

TUSCUMBIA-On Wednesday night the  Decoys teamed up with the “Beehive Queen” Christine Ohlman to rock Tuscumbia’s historic Roundhouse.  The house was packed the music rocked as promised and another awesome Handy Fest event is in the books. The Quad Cites Daily was on hand and the pictures are proof.   Enjoy the photos and download your […]


First Friday Rain Rain Go Away – EVENT PHOTOS

June 9, 2019

FLORENCE-The rain came…the rain went and left a nice evening for Florence and the Shoals to enjoy First Friday for June with music, friends, and fun. Phil Abroms captured all the fun from the Gold Record Room to the vendors along Court Street in photos and we are pleased to present them to you here: […]


19th Annual Shoals African Heritage Festival – EVENT PHOTOS

June 3, 2019

TUSCUMBIA-For the 19th year the Willie Green Recreation Center was home to the Shoals African Festival.  There was a lot to see and do and the weather was warm…but perfect. The Quad Cities Daily had a lot of fun and captured all the goings on in photos for your enjoyment.  


Florence Fire Department’s new ladder truck – EVENT PHOTOS

May 22, 2019

FLORENCE – According to Florence Fire Chief Jeffrey Perkins, the brand-spanking new ladder truck that rolled up for presentation Tuesday, is an extremely important asset to the City’s ability to protect lives and property. He said that even though the new equipment is an important addition to Florence’s fire departments, the City’s most important asset […]


The Martha Crawley Incident Re-enactment – EVENT PHOTOS

May 6, 2019

FLORENCE-A historical re-enactment of Martha Crawley, a settler hostage, brought to a Chickasaw Village; an incident that led to the 1813-1814 Creek War took Friday May 3, 2019  for schools and Saturday May 4, 2019 for the public. The event was held in McFarland Park in Florence, Alabama. Partners are City of Florence, Florence Parks & […]


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