Travis Wammack and Jerry Masters Reader Riot At Florence/Lauderdale Tourism April 28

April 20, 2017

FLORENCE-Florence/Lauderdale Tourism and the Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area will host the Muscle Shoals Reader Riot events featuring Travis Wammack and Jerry Masters on Friday, April 28, 2017. The free event will be held in the Visitors Center Gallery located in McFarland Park. At 1 p.m., long-time guitar player in Little Richard’s band, Wammack will […]


Fiddleworms to play at unveiling of their Star Player Exhibit in May

April 20, 2017

TUSCUMBIA-The Alabama Music Hall of Fame’s rotating exhibit featuring area achievers continues, with the unveiling of the longtime regional favorite, the Fiddleworm’s display on May 4th at 6:30 p.m. The display will be located in the lobby and feature biographical information along with pictures. The Fiddleworms will play a short concert as part of the […]


Front porch sitting, Empty Bowls, Autism Awareness and competitive Celebrity Waiters

April 20, 2017

ATHENS-Athens has a lot happening in the upcoming weeks.  Here are just a few of the awesome events Athens has planned for this spring. Sit a Spell Project Sit a Spell On Our Front Porch in Downtown Athens is a new project that is being funded in part by a grant obtained by Athens Main […]


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New! Dekalb County Arrest Reports 03/29/17 – 04/18/17

April 20, 2017

DEKALB COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Dekalb County Sheriff (CHECK 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.


First Ever Limestone Music Festival …Success – Event Photos

April 19, 2017

ATHENS– Andrew Kirk, Financial Representative for Modern Woodmen of America and former ELHS drummer and instructor, sponsored the ELHS Band’s, Limestone Music Festival, on Friday April 14, at the Limestone County Event Center in Athens, Alabama. Performing:  Erik Smallwood, Free Range, Hayden Scott,Elizabeth McCrary,Wild Parsley,Brent Morgan, Jay Rinkel and Lillian Glanton. Andrew Kirk, Modern Woodmen […]


Who Are The Bella Coola?

April 19, 2017

The Bella Coola Tribe, which is also known as the Bellacoola, Belhoola or Bilqula tribe, is a small Indian tribe that resides at a reservation around Bella Coola in British Columbia. The Bella Coola tribe consists of about six hundred people at this time. The tribe had featured about fourteen hundred member at its peak […]


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Sunday 04/23 60%
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Showers possible early. Lows overnight in the low 50s.
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Monday 04/24 10%
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Cloudy skies. High 71F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
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Tuesday 04/25 10%
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Mainly sunny. High 82F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
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Wednesday 04/26 10%
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A mainly sunny sky. High 84F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.
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Thursday 04/27 20%
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Cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 79F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
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Dear Hunter or Angler…Your Opinion Wanted

April 19, 2017

MONTGOMERY-The Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries would like your opinion about the annual Alabama Hunting and Fishing Digest. This publication contains the seasons and bag limits for hunting and freshwater fishing. An image of the current Digest is pictured below. So that we can provide you with the most useful information in future Digests, […]


NSBA Announces Pam Doyle as Southern Region Director

April 19, 2017

MONTGOMERY – Muscle Shoals business owner, former Muscle Shoals City school board member and Alabama Association of School Boards President Pam Doyle has been elected to serve on the 2017-18 board of the National School Boards Association. Doyle was installed as an NSBA Southern Region director during the organization’s annual conference, which was held in […]


New! Morgan County Arrest Reports 04/06/17 – 04/12/17

April 19, 2017

MORGAN COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Morgan County Sheriff (CHECK 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.


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UNA Business Society Students Recognized at State Conference

April 19, 2017

FLORENCE – The University of North Alabama College of Business students had a successful trip April 7 and 8 at the annual Phi Beta Lambda State Conference this year. 14 College of Business student chapter members traveled to Birmingham to compete with collegiate institutions throughout the state and 13 earned an award. Students were allowed to […]


NW-SCC students chosen for 2017 All-Alabama Academic Team

April 19, 2017

MUSCLE SHOALS & PHIL CAMPBELL – Kaylen Bishop and Ashley I Dulce Rosa Figueroa-Cifuentes were selected to the 2017 All-Alabama Academic Team for Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) and honored last Friday (4/14) at the All-Alabama Academic Team Recognition Luncheon at Ross Bridge Hotel and Spa in Birmingham, Ala. Bishop, a Haleyville native, currently is majoring […]


Meet Auria… Dottie And All Their Rowdy Friends…Pet Of The Week

April 19, 2017

THE SHOALS-We have pets from all over the Shoals…Please find just the pet for you and take them home….you both will be happy (Or if you choose more than one…You all will be happy). Check here to see your Pet Of The Week!


Governor Ivey Moves US Senate Special Election to Adhere with State Law

April 18, 2017

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Tuesday, April 18, signed a proclamation to move the special election date for the US Senate seat vacated by now-US Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The new schedule sets the primary on August 15, 2017, runoff on September 26, 2017, and the general election on December 12, 2017, almost a year ahead […]


Wallace hangs tough to win Tim Horton High Bass Anglers Challenge

April 18, 2017

SHEFFIELD – Some fishermen will give up and go home early when the fishing is tough, but not Gabe Wallace. Wallace, a junior at Russellville High School, refused to become discouraged when the bites were few and far between for anglers competing in the Tim Horton High School Bass Anglers Challenge on Pickwick Lake April […]


ARTS ALIVE, 31st Annual Art Festival Events

April 18, 2017

FLORENCE-Every third weekend in May, Wilson Park in historic downtown Florence comes to life with the Southeast’s foremost fine, folk, and craft artists. Presented by the Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts’ Volunteers, Arts Alive is a juried arts festival and exhibition that will take place May 20 and 21. First held in 1986, Arts Alive […]


Confederate Memorial Day Ceremony Set For April 23

April 18, 2017

TUSCUMBIA-The annual Confederate Memorial Day Ceremony will be held on Sunday, April 23, 2017, at 2:00 PM at Tuscumbia Oakwood Cemetery, at the Confederate Rest. Sponsored by the Sons of Confederate Veterans, Col. Wm. A. Johnson Camp 898; the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Chapter 201; and The Order of Confederate Rose, Miss Maud Lindsay […]


To Breathe Or Not To Breathe..Now That Is The Question

April 18, 2017

Some of your more pretentious wine-loving friends may have waxed poetic to you before about always letting red wine breathe before you drink it…but is this good advice? Red wine was first invented in Armenia, in the Stone Age.  As far as we can tell, people weren’t worried about letting their wine breathe back then. […]


New! Florence Arrest Reports 04/04/17 – 04/11/17

April 18, 2017

FLORENCE-New Booking Photos from Florence Police  (CHECK 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.


Get Your Warm Kitty Today

April 18, 2017

FLORENCE–The Florence/Lauderdale Animal Shelter has pets who need you. This week The Florence/Lauderdale Animal Shelter features these lovely furbabies. Take your pick they all will give you unconditional love! Call (256) 760-6676 to adopt or foster any of these pets.


BOLO….Have You Seen This Girl?

April 17, 2017

MADISON COUNTY-Madison County Sheriff Blake Dorning issued a statement concerning the whereabouts of a 16-year-old girl who has been missing since March 27, 2017: “The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance in locating Ashley Lynn Junkins, in reference to her being a runaway juvenile. She was reported missing March 27, 2017 by a family […]


Body Found Near Lookout Mountain…Cause Of Death Unknown

April 17, 2017

DEKALB COUNTY-The Deklab County Sheriff’s Department released a statement concerning a death that occurred on Friday, April 14: “On Friday April 14th DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office received a call from 911 stating that a female had called in about a domestic violence situation on County Road 232 on Lookout Mountain. DeKalb County Deputies, Alabama State […]


Fast & Furious 8 Weekend at University Chevy

April 17, 2017

TUSCUMBIA – The Quad-Cities Daily was out this weekend at University Chevrolet in Tuscumbia to look at some cars. Not ordinarily unusual… University has some sweet ‘Vettes! But this was different. On hand were some of the actual cars that appear in the newest iteration of the movie series, “Fast and Furious 8”. Lots of folks […]


Suspect Arrested After School Reports Child Abuse

April 17, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence Police Department released a statement concerning the arrest of a man suspected of Child Abuse.  the suspect was arrested 0n Friday April 14: “Marieo Foster was arrested on Friday following an investigation into child abuse reported by the Florence City School System. Foster is accused of striking a 10-year-old child and causing injury to […]


Devil’s Breath….Colombian Zombie Drug

April 17, 2017

Devil’s Breath is the drug that goes by the name of Scopolamine. It is an extremely dangerous drug and in fact, one of the most dangerous drugs in this world. The way it works is by erasing person’s memory completely and they can’t remember anything that happened after they consumed it. On the streets of […]