Event Photographs

53rd Annual Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention-EVENT PHOTOS

October 7, 2019

ATHENS-Known as the “Granddaddy of Midsouth Fiddlers Conventions” for its role in reviving the tradition of competition in old time music, the Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention is celebrated the first full weekend in October each year. The convention brings some 200 contestants to compete for top prize money. There are 18 different categories, […]


NWS-CC First WOW Expo Declared A Success – EVENT PHOTOS

September 28, 2019

MUSCLE SHOALS-In cooperation with North Alabama Works, Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) hosted the Worlds of Work (WOW) career expo on Thursday, October 25 and Friday, October 26. More than 2,600 eighth graders from Colbert, Franklin, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Marion, and Winston counties met with area employers and college representatives Thursday and Friday during the two day […]


If It Is September It Is Dragon Boat Time – EVENT PHOTOS

September 16, 2019

FLORENCE-On Saturday, September 14 the Shoals Dragon Boat Festival was held at McFarland Park.  The festival is held each year to help raise money for Shoals Scholar Dollars. Fun was had by all and the event could not have been held on a more spectacular day…sunshine and smiling faces along with some hefty  rowing.  The […]


Oka Kapassa The 19th Year Of Celebrating Our Native Heritage- EVENT PHOTOS

September 15, 2019

TUSCUMBIA-Oka Kapassa is held in Spring Park each September to honor all Native American tribes and to educate school children and the general public about Native American lifeways and culture.  The 19th year for Oka Kapassa was no exception to the rule.  There were exhibits and demonstrations  throughout the two day festival filled with color […]


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 […]


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