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Natchez Trace Parkway Read with a Ranger Program: “Not a Buzz to Be Found”

January 27, 2020

TUPELO, MS – The Natchez Trace Parkway invites children and their families to a Read with a Ranger program on Saturday, February 8, 2020, at 10 am in the Parkway Visitor Center. This month’s featured story is “Not a Buzz to Be Found: Insects in Winter.” Uncover where insects go in winter to keep warm. […]


UNA Alumnus to Present Research on the School to Prison Pipeline

January 27, 2020

  FLORENCE, AL – Dr. David C. May, a University of North Alabama alumnus and Professor of Sociology at Mississippi State University, will be on the UNA campus to present his research on the school to prison pipeline.   The talk, titled “It’s Not Just the Police that Got Me Here: Understanding the School to […]


Alabama Ends 2019 by Maintaining Record Low Unemployment Rate

January 27, 2020

MONTGOMERY – Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced today that Alabama has maintained its record low unemployment rate, ending 2019 with a preliminary, seasonally adjusted December unemployment rate of 2.7%, unchanged from November 2019, and well below December 2018’s rate of 3.8%. “I’m so proud to be able to close out this decade […]


New! Dekalb County Arrest Reports 01/09/20 – 01/26/20

January 27, 2020

DEKALB COUNTY – Booking Photos from Dekalb County Sheriff Click Here. 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 as a public service.


Upcoming Events For February And March At The Sheffield Public Library

January 27, 2020

SHEFFIELD-The Sheffield Public Library has some really fun, educational and interesting events coming up in February and March. Call the Sheffield Public Library at 256.386.5633 for more information.        


Caitlin Hope McCrary is Miss University of North Alabama 2020

January 26, 2020

FLORENCE – University of North Alabama senior, Caitlin Hope McCrary, of Double Springs, was crowned Miss UNA 2020 at the Miss UNA program, “The Greatest Show on Earth,” Saturday evening at the Florence Middle School Auditorium. McCrary will now move on to compete for the title of Miss Alabama.   McCrary is a Collaborative Education […]


NW-SCC to hold Unity Celebration Wednesday, January 29th

January 26, 2020

MUSCLE SHOALS – Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) will feature a Unity Celebration on the Shoals campus on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. Wednesday (1/29) the NW-SCC Cultural Affairs Committee and Patriot Peer Leaders will hold a Unity Celebration on the Shoals campus at 12 noon in the Hospitality Center. The event will honor Dr. Martin Luther […]


306 BBQ And Smokin’ Jalapeno Grand Opening In Muscle Shoals February 11

January 26, 2020

MUSCLE SHOALS-Southern Hospitality Holdings announced today that 306 BBQ and Smokin’ Jalapeno will open their doors on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 11am at 400 Avalon Avenue in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.   Founded in 2011 in Athens, Alabama, 306 BBQ is a family owned and operated restaurant and catering business.  Dedicated to serving slow smoked […]


First Wild Eastern Indigo Snake Found in Alabama in 60 Years

January 26, 2020

MONTGOMERY-Traci Wood admitted holding the snake almost made her come unglued. No, she wasn’t afraid of the snake she was holding. It was the magnitude of the moment. Wood, the Habitat and Species Conservation Coordinator with the Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries (WFF) Division, had in her hands the first wild Eastern indigo snake documented […]


Wilson Dam Road Closed For the Next 10 Months Due To Maintenance And Road Work

January 26, 2020

MUSCLE SHOALS-TVA spokesman Scott Fielder says the road over Wilson Dam will be closed for the next 10 months to take the opportunity to do generator maintenance and road resurfacing.  They will be working on #1, #2 and #4 in sequence.  According to TVA it takes about two weeks to do the work n each […]


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