North Alabama State Fair 9/17/2013 – EVENT PHOTOS – Part II

September 18, 2013

THE SHOALS – The Quad-Cities Daily went to The North Alabama State Fair Tuesday night to take EVENT PHOTOS on the event’s Opening Night. Lots of folks. Lots of rides. Lots of food… Well, you get the picture. Just remember, please, these photos are for your PERSONAL, NON-COMMERCIAL USE. Photos by Sheri and Steve Wiggins


Pilots of Florence Bus Tour…Ozark Flaming Fall Revue

September 18, 2013

FLORENCE-The Pilot Club of Florence is sponsoring a bus trip to benefit the Pilot International Brain Safety and Fitness program.  Since 1992, Pilot International has worked in the area of brain-related service.  The Pilot has narrowed its focus to “Brain Safety and Fitness,” and Piolts of Florence have chosen this cause as a focus on […]


New! Franklin County Arrest Reports 09/01/13 – 09/09/13

September 18, 2013

FRANKLIN COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Franklin County Sheriff. 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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A Celebration of The United States Constitution

September 17, 2013

A Celebration of The United States Constitution at the Alabama Veterans Museum, September 19, Athens With Special Guest Speaker Major General Chris Anzalone USAF (Ret) We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and […]


New! Franklin county Arrest Reports 08/19/13 – 08/30/13

September 17, 2013

FRANKLIN COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Franklin County Sheriff. 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.


The Oka Kapassa – Return to Coldwater Festival – Mary Carton Photos

September 17, 2013

THE BIG SPRING, TUSCUMBIA – One of the “must-do” events at Oka Kapassa is the annual retracing of the trek to Tuscumbia Landing. In the history of the “Great Indian Removal”, the march from the Big Spring to the riverbank marked the final demarcation of the Cherokee and Creek from their ancestral home. The men, women […]


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20 Suspects arrested in Shoals drug bust – BOOKING PHOTOS

September 16, 2013

FLORENCE – Last week more than 50 local, state and federal law enforcement officers participated in a roundup of persons suspected in drug dealing. Law Enforcement was working on 40 arrest warrants and hit 50% in the number of collars made. The suspects are accused with a number of crimes including marijuana, cocaine, heroin and […]


The Oka Kapassa – Return to Coldwater Festival – EVENT PHOTOS

September 16, 2013

THE BIG SPRING, TUSCUMBIA – There was a great turnout for this year’s Oka Kapassa – Return to Coldwater Festival. Native Americans from all over came once again to Big Spring Park to celebrate their heritage. The Quad-Cities Daily was on hand to take EVENT PHOTOS and we present them here. The photos make really nice color prints. So […]


A Night on the Trace – EVENT PHOTOS

September 16, 2013

NATCHEZ TRACE – They only do this twice each year. It is a night hike through a short section of the Natchez Trace near Tupelo. The Trace was for a long period of time a pathway from Natchez, Mississippi up to Central Tennessee. Nobody knows really how long this trail has been in existence. It […]


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New! Madison county Arrest Reports 09/05/13 – 09/10/13

September 16, 2013

MADISON COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Madison County Sheriff. 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.


Dish Cafe’ throws a little soiree – 7 years of food and fun…

September 15, 2013

FLORENCE – A while back, The Quad-Cities Daily received an invitation to a party of sorts. It turns out that a little gourmet eating establishment in Downtown Florence was about to celebrate 7 years of operation. It’s Dish Cafe’ and we wanted to show our readers some photos of the event. If you want to have […]


New! Marshall County Arrest Reports 09/03/13 – 09/08/13

September 15, 2013

MARSHALL COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Marshall County Sheriff. 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.


Ask The Lawyer – A new way of finding Methamphetamine criminals

September 15, 2013

Recently I found myself in municipal court. Several people were arrested and charged under a new law. The law is called the Electronic drug offender tracking system and is Section 20-2-190.2. This law is another attempt by the Alabama Legislature to control the production of Methamphetamine. Everyone knows that this drug destroys lives. Addiction is […]


Measles cases on the rise in U.S., UAB expert encourages vaccine

September 14, 2013

BIRMINGHAM-Prior to the use of the measles-mumps-rubella vaccination, hundreds of those infected with the measles would die yearly, tens of thousands would be hospitalized and around 1,000 cases would result in chronic disability. Decades later, after believing that endemic transmission of this highly contagious illness was eradicated in the United States in 2000, cases are […]


Florence Police Blotter 09/05/13 – 09/12/13

September 14, 2013

09/05/13: Theft of Property/Breaking and Entering a Vehicle in the 1000 block of North Olive in florence.  Taken an Apple Mac Book Pro Serial# 3403264WATM value $1500.00 froma 2008 BMW 525I. Theft of Property  at ECM Hospital in Florence.  Taken a necklace designed by Tiffany’s  yellow gold pendant value $1700.00. 09/06/13: Criminal Mischief in the […]


Natchez Trace Parkway Association kicks off meeting at Belle Mont

September 14, 2013

TUSCUMBIA – The Natchez Trace Parkway Association decided to eschew Tupelo for its Annual meeting this year. Instead the body decided to move the venue to Tuscumbia. The idea was to take advantage of the Oka Kapassa Native American Festival which is coincidentally happening at Spring Park. Friday evening, the Association held a kick-off get […]


New! Morgan County Arrest Reports 09/03/13 – 09/08/13

September 14, 2013

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


The Road to Alabama’s New February Deer Season

September 14, 2013

MONTGOMERY-The Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries (WFF) receives requests and proposals for various changes related to deer hunting each year from Alabama’s deer hunters. Suggestions for changes to bag limits for bucks and does, legal methods for taking deer, and ways to collect data from harvested deer are submitted through emails, phone calls […]


Shoals Chamber of Commerce – Dale’s

September 13, 2013

FLORENCE – The Shoals Chamber of Commerce welcomed Dale’s Steakhouse back to the business community with an official Ribbon Cutting at their completely refurbished and renewed location. Yes, Dale’s is back! Motorists who have been traveling Mitchell Boulevard these last months have seen the progress. And now that the Ribbon Cutting ceremony is complete, Dale’s is […]


If Kerry didn’t already know how much he is loved… Last night’s benefit showed him loud and clear!

September 13, 2013

FLORENCE – Even the guys from Shenandoah got back together last night (Thursday) to tell their old friend Kerry Gilbert just how much he means to music in this part of the world. The benefit show was packed with well-wishers who came to show support to the guy who has given back so much to his community. […]


North Alabama State Fair…Fun, Rides, And Funnel Cakes

September 13, 2013

MUSCLE SHOALS-The North Alabama State Fair is coming to the North Alabama State Fairgrounds in Muscle Shoals on September 17th through the 22nd. 2013 Fair Date – September 17th – 22nd Gates Open: Tuesday – Friday from 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Saturday from Noon – 10:00 pm Sunday from Noon – 6:00 pm Admission: […]


Statement from Governor Bentley On International Paper Plant Closing in Courtland

September 13, 2013

MONTGOMERY – Late Thursday afternoon, Governor Robert Bentley weighed in on the announced closing of the International Paper plant in Courtland. Without notice, International paper announced Wednesday, September 11 announced from its headquarters in Memphis that it would end the 1,100 jobs by the end of March, 2014. Here is the statement from Governor Bentley: […]


New! Tuscumbia Arrest Reports 09/02/13 – 09/09/13

September 13, 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.


Back to School – in America’s National Parks

September 12, 2013

                                    National Park Service Helps Teachers Make Learning Fun & Relevant   TUPELO-Teachers across Mississippi, Alabama, and Tennessee have a new tool to help them engage their students in classroom and place-based learning. Today the National Park Service (NPS) […]