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New! Madison County Arrest Reports 05/01/13 – 05/10/13

May 13, 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.  


Front Porch Storytelling Festival

May 13, 2013

FLORENCE– “If history were taught in the form of stories,” British author and poet Rudyard Kipling once wrote, “it would never be forgotten.” The University of North Alabama celebrates the rich, colorful, age-old tradition of “tale-telling” and “yarn-spinning” as the third annual UNA Front Porch Storytelling Festival takes place Friday and Saturday, May 17-18, on […]


New! Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 04/30/13 – 05/07/13 Part I

May 13, 2013

FLORENCE-New Booking Photos from Florence/Lauderdale.  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.


Mother’s Day

May 12, 2013

THE SHOALS – Sunday, May 12, is Mother’s Day in America. Even though it is held on different days in other parts of the world, Mother’s Day in it aggregate is probably the most popular of all holidays. And why not? Mother’s Day in America was first held in the early 20th Century. Anna Jarvis […]


Ask The Lawyer – Live and Let Die

May 12, 2013

There are eighteen states that have abolished the death penalty.  Since 2007, New York, New Jersey, New Mexico, Illinois and Connecticut have all decided to no longer impose capital punishment. Previously, no state had abolished capital punishment since 1984. Maryland recently decided that it was too expensive to try death penalty cases.  Maryland concluded that […]


New! Sheffield Arrest Reports 05/03/13 – 05/09/13

May 12, 2013

SHEFFIELD-New Booking Photos from Sheffield 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.


35th Annual Helen Keller Festival June 26-30 2013

May 12, 2013

TUSCUMBIA-The 35th annual Helen Keller Festival will take place June 26-30, in Tuscumbia, with most events staged in Spring Park, the downtown area, and at the Helen Keller Birthplace.  Included are: performances of “The Miracle Worker” at Ivy Green, arts & crafts in  Spring Park, a downtown street party, antique auto show, historic tours, story-telling, Keller Kids, […]


Try out the new SHOALS TRAFFIC CAMS PAGE!

May 11, 2013

THE SHOALS – The Alabama Department of Transportation has all those fancy traffic cameras up and running. The devices were installed over the last year at major traffic points in our area. You will find the link to the videos up in our menu bar under the masthead photo – “Shoals Traffic Cams”. We hope […]


Remotely capturing birds

May 11, 2013

TUSCUMBIA-I have a diverse variety of birds in my yard, but don’t get much of a chance to take to get any pictures of them as I have three big reasons.  My three hooligans as I call my three rescues, charging through the area or chasing after the birds scaring them off or just hanging […]


Myers Caught, Commission Plans to Increase Security Measures

May 11, 2013

LAUDERDALE COUNTY – Terry Wayne Myers, the individual that escaped the Florence/Lauderdale County Detention Center on April 22, was arrested late last night near the Kentucky/Tennessee line. Currently Myers is being held at a facility in London, Kentucky. There has yet to be any word on when Myers will return to the Florence/Lauderdale because he […]


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