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Build A Butterfly Garden…Attract Bees, Hummingbirds And Butterflies

February 21, 2018

Attracting pollinators to your backyard….hummingbirds, butterflies and bees are the three bigwigs of the group which also include moths, beetles and hoverflies to a smaller degree. Here are just a few tips that will bring color life and sweet-smelling flowers  to your little slice of pollinator heaven. Did you know butterflies and hummers need a […]


Morgan County Arrest Reports 02/12/18 – 02/18/18

February 21, 2018

  Case #: Charge: 1) Failure To Appear – Driving While Revoked (M), 2) Failure To Appear – Driving While Revoked (M), 3) Failure To Appear – Texting While Driving (M), 4) Failure To Appear – No Proof Of Insurance (M), And 5) Failure To Appear – Vehicle Entering Stop Of Yeild (M), Arresting Officer: […]


New! Morgan County Arrest Reports 02/12/18 – 02/18/18

February 21, 2018

MORGAN COUNTY-Booking Photos from Morgan 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 public service.


Athens Arts League Call to Artists!

February 21, 2018

ATHENS-Athens Arts League is offering a juried art competition & exhibition…’Alabama Spring’.  Submissions due date is March 31, 2018.  Winners of the competition will be announced April 6, 2018. Athens Arts League organizes this annual competition for ages 18 and older. An independent committee judges entries, and all entries are exhibited at High Cotton Arts during the […]


NW-SCC offers a FREE Jump Start class to 2018 high school graduates

February 21, 2018

MUSCLE SHOALS & PHIL CAMPBELL– Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) is providing a “Jump Start” on education for qualifying students of the 2018 graduating class by offering them one free class (savings of up to $584 for a four hour class). “This program is intended to help students apply for any unused Federal Financial Aid funds,” […]


15th Annual Empty Bowl Luncheon March 14

February 21, 2018

Help “The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary “ reduce hunger  “ONE BOWL AT A TIME”   FLORENCE-The 15th Annual Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary Empty Bowls Luncheon will take place Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 11-1 at the Marriott Shoals Conference Center. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased in advance from auxiliary members, from the Salvation Army […]


Browns Ferry Unit 3 Begins Scheduled Refueling and Maintenance Outage

February 21, 2018

ATHENS– After generating more than 18 billion kilowatt hours of carbon-free energy over a 689-day operational run that included 653 days of continuous operation, the Tennessee Valley Authority’s Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant Unit 3 started a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage early Saturday morning. Along with traditional outage work such as loading 344 new fuel […]


Some Animals Other Than The Groundhog Hearld The Coming Of Spring

February 20, 2018

Well Groundhog Day has come and gone and the arrival of spring has been foretold…how do other animals harken the coming of spring? The migration is a mating ritual during which the toads leave the woods and seek ponds, creeks, lakes and rivers to find that special  froggy….they come in droves as the weather warms […]


Cotton was King in the South for Years. Who all did Cotton development affect and how?

February 20, 2018

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Cotton Was King (ISBN 978-1-934610-99-2) was originally started by Dr. William L. McDonald. Mr. McDonald served on numerous historical boards and was the Florence City Historian for years. He was also a dedicated Methodist minister, serving for over 30 years. After Mr. McDonald’s death in 2009, Bluewater Publications worked with the McDonald family to have […]


Tour the New Shoals TechSpace February 22

February 20, 2018

FLORENCE– Make plans to tour the new Shoals TechSpace in downtown Florence located at 131 North Court Street in Florence.  The Shoals Technology Partnership will host an open house on February 22, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Experience the new Shoals TechSpace in the heart of downtown Florence, Alabama. Tour this 15,000 square foot space on the third floor of […]


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