New! Morgan County Arrest Reports 09/26/20 – 10/05/20

October 12, 2020

MORGAN COUNTY-Booking Photos from Morgan 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.

Initial Unemployment Claims For Week Ending 10/03/20

October 12, 2020

MONTGOMERY – The Alabama Department of Labor released the official count for initial claims filed during the week of September 27 – October 3, 2020. 7,732 initial claims were filed either online or by telephone during this period. 3,907 of those claims are COVID-19 related.   County Breakdown Industry Breakdown   *Be sure to click week ending day […]

Mud Creek Public Boat Ramp Will Temporarily Close for Repairs on October 18

October 12, 2020

GUNTERSVILLE-The Mud Creek Public Boat Ramp located on Lake Guntersville near Hollywood, Alabama, will temporarily close for repairs beginning October 18, 2020. During the closure, the parking lot will be repaved. The facility will reopen once the repaving project has been completed. The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ (ADCNR) Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries […]

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Don’t Get Complacent about Hunter Safety

October 12, 2020

MONTGOMERY-Although the number of hunting accidents has held steady for the last several years, Captain Marisa Futral doesn’t want Alabama’s hunters to take anything for granted during the state’s lengthy hunting seasons. Futral, the Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries (WFF) Division’s Hunter Education Coordinator, said accidents for the past five years have averaged about 20 […]

New! Marshall County Arrest Reports 09/25/20 – 10/09/20

October 11, 2020

MARSHALL COUNTY-Booking Photos from Marshall 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.

Black And Gold…Just In Time For Halloween…Pet Of The Week

October 11, 2020

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!

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Ritz Theatre Presents Online Sleepy Hollow Radio Play

October 11, 2020

SHEFFIELD​- ​​Halloween may look a little different this year, but The Ritz Theatre is keeping the season spooky with the radio play The Headless Horseman of Sleepy​          Hollow​. The entire Shoals community is invited to celebrate Halloween through the frightening tale of Ichabod Crane’s encounter with the menacing legend. The recording of the radio play […]

CDC Updates “How COVID is Spread” Webpage

October 11, 2020

ATLANTA, GA-On Monday, October 5, the CDC issued updated guidance to its How COVID-19 Spreads website, which includes information about the potential for airborne spread of the virus that causes COVID-19. CDC continues to believe, based on current science, that people are more likely to become infected the longer and closer they are to a person […]

Clements High School Teacher Charged With Sex Acts With A Student

October 10, 2020

LIMESTONE COUNTY-On Friday October 9 Investigators from Limestone County Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged a teacher for having sexual relations with a student under the age of 19. Brody Gibson, 26 a sixth and seventh grade teacher and baseball coach from Clements High School in Athens was arrested on Friday afternoon and charged with sex […]

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One Person Dead After Five-Vehicle Accident On I65 Near Cullman

October 10, 2020

CULLMAN-On Saturday, October 10 the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reported a traffic accident involving five vehicles has taken the life of one person: “A five-vehicle crash at 10:00 a.m. Friday, October 9, has claimed one life. Kristin Hudson Cohn, 32, of LaGrange, Georgia, was killed when the 2004 Mazda MVP in which she was a […]

NTP Reports Visitor Fatality Near Old Towne Overlook, Milepost 264

October 10, 2020

TUPELO, MS – On October 8, 2020, at approximately 7:00 am, employees of the Natchez Trace Parkway observed a Ford Ranger pickup in a ditch at the Old Towne Overlook, near Milepost 264 in Lee County, MS. Employees looked and saw an unresponsive occupant in the vehicle.  Rangers from the Natchez Trace along with the Tupelo […]

New! Franklin County Arrest Reports 09/25/20 – 10/07/20

October 10, 2020

FRANKLIN COUNTY-Booking Photos from Franklin 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.

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Special Fall Market this Saturday in downtown Athens

October 10, 2020

ATHENS – Athens Main Street and the Athens Saturday Market committee announced on Thursday, October 8, 2020 a special fall market this upcoming weekend at the Green Street Pavilion located at 409 West Green Street in downtown Athens. This special market, from 8 a.m. to Noon on October 10, 2020, will allow patrons to shop […]

News Media Groups applaud Representatives Bustos and Aderholt for Calling on GAO to Review Government Advertising Spending, Assess Agency Use of Local Media

October 10, 2020

  ARLINGTON, VA—Today, Representatives Cheri Bustos (D-IL) and Robert Aderholt (R-AL) sent a letter to U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) requesting that it conduct a comprehensive review of current government agency expenditures on advertising and to examine, among other issues, how federal agencies could place more advertising with local news publishers and broadcast stations. The […]

University of North Alabama, Bahamas Baptist Community College Sign Partnership

October 10, 2020

FLORENCE– Officials with the University of North Alabama and Bahamas Baptist Community College (BBCC) in Nassau, The Bahamas, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will benefit all graduates from the BBCC seeking to complete their bachelor’s and master’s degrees at UNA through its online and on-campus course offerings.   “The collaboration between BBCC […]

Encouragement extends beyond boundaries and a pandemic

October 10, 2020

ATHENS-Kindness is making trips “across the pond” during the COVID-19 pandemic as the Sister Cities of Athens, Ala., and Stonehaven, Scotland, are sharing cards and gifts of encouragement with their communities’ senior citizens.   Earlier this year, members of the Athens Mayor’s Youth Commission, Mayor’s Office, Athens-Limestone Tourism Association and the community sent cards of […]

Some Natchez Trace Parkway Sites to Close Due to Hurricane Delta

October 9, 2020

TUPELO, MS – In anticipation of heavy rains and strong winds from Hurricane Delta, some sites along the Natchez Trace Parkway will close this weekend. Today, October 9, Rocky Springs and Jeff Busby campgrounds will close by noon and Mount Locust will close at 3 PM. These locations will remain closed on Saturday and may […]

Two Muscle Shoals Schools Go To virtual Learning for a Week Due To COVID-19

October 9, 2020

MUSCLE SHOALS-On Thursday, October 8 the Muscle Shoals School system announced two of their schools will go to virtual learning for one week due to several of their students testing positive for COVID-19. On October 8 five person associated with the Muscle Shoals Middle School football team tested positive for COVID.  Authorities with the school […]

NW-SCC to hold free FAFSA nights beginning Oct. 20

October 9, 2020

MUSCLE SHOALS & PHIL CAMPBELL– Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) will host FREE financial aid workshops during the months of October and November on the Shoals and Phil Campbell campus.   Each workshop will help individuals with applying for college financial aid by completing their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The first workshop will […]

Nashville’s Big Back Yard And The Shoals

October 9, 2020

THE SHOALS-American Picker Mike Wolfe is supporting an effort that anchors the Shoals area to a regional movement designed to showcase the benefits of living and working in small towns. The movement, called “Nashville’s Big Back Yard” spotlights 13 rural Middle Tennessee and Northwest Alabama communities, a region anchored by 100 miles of the Natchez […]

New! Etowah County Arrest Reports 09/23/20 – 10/07/20

October 9, 2020

ETOWAH COUNTY-Booking Photos from Etowah 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.

A Talk With Award Winning Author Pattie Callahan Henry Presented By Sheffield Public Library

October 9, 2020

SHEFFIELD-In remembrance of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month the Sheffield Public Library presents Patti Callahan Henry who will discuss her book The Favorite Daughter and the effects of Alzheimer’s disease on families. The talks will be held on November 1, 2020 at the Clarion Inn in Sheffield from 1:00 PM until 2:00PM their will be music by […]

FLPL Half Price Sale at the Friends Bookstore!

October 9, 2020

FLORENCE-It’s time for another Friends Bookstore Half Price Sale! Monday-Friday, October 12th-16th, come to the library to shop the bookstore’s collection at half the price. Choose from an array of books, magazines, audiobooks, DVDs, puzzles, vinyl records, and more! Proceeds from the book sale help the library provide more free books and services to the […]

Mobile Pantry Event From The Food Bank Of North Alabama October 12

October 9, 2020

FLORENCE-The Food Bank of North Alabama in partnership with the Shoals Community Clinic will be distributing a variety of FREE food to families in need. We look forward to serving you! On Monday, October 12,  2020 from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm or until food runs out.  Distribution will bein the parking lot located at  […]