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Thomas Spence A New Voice For District 5 Florence

October 1, 2020

Having been a resident of District 5 for 22 years, I believe a new voice on its behalf is significant as our city continues to evolve towards the future. I hope to represent our district visibly, openly, and with integrity. A fresh perspective is an added value in assisting our district’s needs for improvement. Although […]


New! Helen Keller Births 09/22/20 – 09/25/20

October 1, 2020

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


TVA Green Invest Program Earns Green Power Leadership Award

October 1, 2020

KNOXVILLE, TN – The Tennessee Valley Authority’s Green Invest Program has earned the 2020 Green Power Leadership Award for Green Power Market Development from the Center for Resource Solutions. “TVA is building the energy grid of the future, and this award recognizes TVA’s leadership and innovation in expanding the supply of low-cost renewable energy to drive […]


Get the protection offered by flu shots

October 1, 2020

  MONTGOMERY-As the COVID-19 pandemic continues this fall, the Alabama Hospital Association, the Medical Association of the State of Alabama and the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) have joined forces to urge Alabamians to get vaccinated for the flu. They note that with the additional impact of COVID-19, it’s more important than ever to […]


University of North Alabama, Calhoun Community College Sign Learning Agreement

October 1, 2020

FLORENCE-Officials with the University of North Alabama and Calhoun Community College have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will benefit all graduates from Calhoun seeking to complete their bachelor’s degree at UNA.   “This MOU agreement between UNA and Calhoun is an excellent opportunity that will assist our graduates in furthering their education […]


New! Dekalb County Arrest Reports 09/14/20 – 09/29/20

October 1, 2020

DEKALB COUNTY-Booking Photos from Dekalb County Sheriff CHECK HERE. A defendant is presumed innocent of the charges, and it w ill be the government’s burden to prove a defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt at trial. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this as a public service.


Governor Ivey Issues Amended Safer at Home Order Extending Through November 8

September 30, 2020

 MONTGOMERY-Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday issued her eighteenth supplemental emergency proclamation containing an amended Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as described in the order. This amended order extends […]


Two Suspects Arrested Charged With Drug And Theft Charges In Limestone County

September 30, 2020

LIMESTONE COUNTY-On Wednesday, September 30 the Limestone County sheriff’s Office issued a press release concerning the arrest of two suspects on several felony charges: “September 29 A Madison woman who showed up at the Limestone County Jail to bond her boyfriend out in a vehicle that investigators recognized as the suspect vehicle from multiple burglaries […]


From The CDC…COVID-19 In Children And Teens

September 30, 2020

ATLANTA, GA-While fewer children have been sick with COVID-19 compared to adults, children can be infected and get sick with COVID-19. Children can spread the virus that causes COVID-19 to others. The symptoms of COVID-19 are similar in adults and children and can look like other common illnesses, like colds, strep throat, or allergies. The […]


FHA Holds Groundbreaking For The New Sweetwater Ridge Apartment Complex

September 30, 2020

FLORENCE-On Monday, September 28 the Florence Housing Authority held a groundbreaking for the new Sweetwater Ridge Apartment Complex. Director Rhonda Richardson had the honor of starting the demolition by bulldozer for the future Complex.   A little information about this project from the Florence Housing Authority: Mayor Steve Holt, Florence City Council Members, Florence Housing […]


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