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New! Tuscumbia Arrest Reports 05/14/13 – 05/16/13

May 20, 2013

TUSCUMBIA-New Booking Photos from Tuscumbia Police. 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 public service.


Garden Room Act 2

May 20, 2013

TUSCUMBIA-Act 2?  Before you go back looking for Act 1, there isn’t one, but I’ll give a recap though from bits and pieces of old posts.  My old screen porch was showing its age and replacing the screen and woodwork was in the back of my mine.  The contractor who built the house made the […]


Shoals Area Auburn Club Reaches Endowed Scholarship Goal of $100,000.00

May 20, 2013

Four years ago seems like yesterday states Michael W. Hasty, President of the Shoals Area Auburn Club. “Four years ago a group of loyal Auburn alumni and friends set forth on a mission to endow an academic scholarship for Shoals area students to attend Auburn University. We elected new officers and directors for the Shoals Auburn Club and mapped a course to raise $100k in four years. In the past, this club never endowed a scholarship let alone raise $100k to do it. We had our skeptics but we pushed forward and reached our goal”.


New! Madison County Arrest Reports 05/10/13 – 05/15/13

May 19, 2013

MADISON COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Madison County. 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 public service.


Arts Alive !!

May 18, 2013

FLORENCE-The 27th annual Arts Alive juried fine arts and crafts festival is May 18 and 19 in downtown Florence, Alabama. The festival takes place in Wilson Park and at Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts and features quality national, regional and local artists and crafters. Admission is free so bring the family and stroll through the […]


Tuskegee Airmen Return to Russellville

May 18, 2013

RUSSELLVILLE – The Russellville Airport Authority and Blue Diamond Aviation located at Russellville Municipal Airport, 13365, Highway 243 (off Highway 24 East) in Russellville, Alabama will host an Open House and Armed Forces Day program of fun; meeting Tuskegee Airmen military heroes and entertainment on Saturday, May 18, 2013.  Events beginning with the Glory Hill Half […]


History of Alligator Hunting in the Mobile-Tensaw Delta

May 18, 2013

The summer months between the end of turkey season and the beginning of dove season can be extremely long for hunters in south Alabama. In August 2006, that changed when the first alligator season was initiated in Alabama. Registration for the upcoming season is scheduled to begin in early June. Prospective hunters should checkwww.outdooralabama.com for registration […]


Celebrating 80 years of progress in energy, environment and economic development

May 17, 2013

  KNOXVILLE— The Tennessee Valley Authority on Friday celebrated 80 years of delivering reliable and affordable electricity to the people of the Tennessee Valley and invited the public to test their knowledge of TVA in a special online scavenger hunt contest to mark the milestone. “TVA’s mission is as relevant and essential as ever,” TVA President and […]


Alabama’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 6.9%

May 17, 2013

MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley on Friday announced that Alabama’s preliminary April unemployment rate is 6.9%, down from last month’s 7.2% and below the 7.4% recorded in April of 2012.  April’s rate represents 150,503 unemployed persons, compared to 155,011 last month and 158,749 in April 2012.   “The labor force increased, meaning more people are regaining confidence in the […]


Rally at the River Scheduled – Benefit for St. Jude’s

May 17, 2013

FLORENCE – Shoals bikers and non-scooter-drivers alike have the opportunity once again to have a great time in the park and at the same time raise lots of cash for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. “Rally at the River” is scheduled for June 8th at McFarland Park. Lots of music. Lots of booths. Lots of fun. Here’s […]


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