MS2MR – Great Music! – EVENT PHOTOS

September 6, 2013

FLORENCE -Big River Broadcasting did it again. Thursday night’s Muscle Shoals to Music Row (MS2MR) featured a new band, Angel Mary & The Tennessee Werewolves. They were great! The show was opened up by our own, Ben Phillips and Blake Abernathy. These guys are really great musicians. Ben and Blake are affiliated with the popular band,  Second […]


New! Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 08/20/13 – 08/26/13 Part II

September 6, 2013

FLORENCE/LAUDERDALE-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.


Harryhausen Salute Continues With JASON AND THE ARGONAUTS

September 6, 2013

FLORENCE-The free film series The Screening Room: Classics, Crowd-Pleasers, Cult Favorites and Neglected Gems launches its September lineup at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, with a special 50th-anniversary showing of Jason and the Argonauts  (1963) at the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library, 350 N. Wood Ave., Florence, Alabama. Directed by Don Chaffey, the epic adventure – part of our memorial tribute series “Farewell to Ray […]


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Kick-Off Year Three of Internet Essentials

September 6, 2013

Internet Essentials Provides Low Cost Internet, Computers and Online Training to Families with Children Eligible to Receive a Free or Reduced Price School Lunch in the National School Lunch Program   FLORENCE-The Shoals Chambers, Comcast and several elected officials met todat to kick-off the 3rd annual Internet Essentials Program.   The goal of Internet Essentials […]


Shoals Chamber of Commerce – Aunt Bea’s Bakery & Gourmet Shop

September 5, 2013

TUSCUMBIA – The Shoals Chamber of Commerce welcomed another new business to The Shoals this week. The event took place at Aunt Bea’s Bakery & Gourmet Shop on 6th Street. Chamber Ambassadors were on hand to welcome Aunt Bea’s to the business community. There was lots of great EATS. Well wishers at the ribbon cutting event were […]


New! Marion County Arrest Reports 08/20/13 – 09/04/13

September 5, 2013

MARION COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Marion 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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Hot Jobs in the State of Alabama

September 5, 2013

FLORENCE- With the cost of a college education increasing annually and a competitive job market, it’s a real service to see where the job demand is and what it takes to get there. The State of Alabama has provided such detail in this list of the 40 Demand Jobs in the State of Alabama. The […]


“How do we react to this challenge?” – Shoemaker discusses the $500,000 gift.

September 5, 2013

TUSCUMBIA – The entrepreneur is not interested in having his name bandied about just yet. Tuscumbia Mayor Bill Shoemaker says that’s just fine with him to keep it quiet… For now. But a fellow who used to live in Tuscumbia years ago, a friend of the Mayor’s, wants to help the dormant Alabama Music Hall […]


Do it Yourself Series at FLPL

September 5, 2013

FLORENCE-The Florence-Lauderdale Public Library will be hosting a DIY series (Do It Yourself) in the month of September: Pinterest Success Story Showcase Monday, September 16, 5:30 pm Pinterest is becoming a tool that people use to improve their businesses, homes, and personal style. This program will be a great way to get some inspiration on […]


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New! Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports Part I 08/20/13 – 08/26/13

September 5, 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.


New! ECM Hospital Births 08/19/13 – 08/30/13

September 5, 2013

THE SHOALS – The latest cohort of babies born at ECM Hospital is published in The Quad-Cities Daily. We hope you find your family and friends’ loved little ones.


Releasing Captive-reared Mallards–A Good Idea for Waterfowl Conservation?

September 5, 2013

 MONTGOMERY-Among the many wonderful things about the approach of fall is the anticipation of migratory waterfowl arriving in the wetlands and waterways across Alabama. This anticipation brings the eager preparation of duck boats, blinds, decoys, duck calls and shotguns. When preparations are complete, all thoughts turn to opening morning of duck season when one can […]


CNG Ribbon Cutting in Athens

September 4, 2013

ATHENS-Consumers are familiar with natural gas in the home as a heating source.   Consumers are starting to become more familiar with it in the driveway as a clean fuel source for vehicles. The City of Athens is doing its part to promote this cleaner, cheaper, domestic fuel.   Today (Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013) the […]


New! Helen Keller Hospital Births 08/26/13 – 09/02/13

September 4, 2013

THE SHOALS – The latest cohort of babies born at Helen Keller Hospital is published in The Quad-Cities Daily. We hope you find your family and friends’ loved little ones.


MS2MR-Angel Mary & The Tennessee Werewolves

September 4, 2013

FLORENCE-Muscle Shoals to Music Row promises to be a boot-stompin’  country rockin’ good time. A Nashville based band Angel Mary and the Tennessee Werewolves right off the release of their news CD Folsom Prison Blues will rock the house with hot country.  Opening for Angel Mary and the Tennessee Werewolves will be Ben Phillips of […]


Alabama’s Observance of National Recovery Month Marked by Statewide Events

September 4, 2013

MONTGOMERY– Governor Bentley will soon proclaim September as Recovery Month in Alabama. National Recovery Month seeks to promote the societal benefits of prevention, treatment, and recovery from mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The observance celebrates people in recovery, lauds the contributions of treatment and service providers, and promotes the message that recovery is possible. […]


New! Muscle Shoals Arrest Reports 08/18/13 – 08/26/13

September 4, 2013

MUSCLE SHOALS-New Booking Photos from Muscle Shoals 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.


Auburn Engineering Day in Huntsville

September 4, 2013

HUNTSVILLE-The Auburn University Huntsville Research Center is pleased to present Auburn Engineering Day in Huntsville.  Auburn University’s Samuel Ginn College of Engineering has consistently ranked in the top 50 programs in the nation in research expenditures – a ranking that testifies to the college’s world-class faculty and cutting-edge research. If your company is seeking new […]


Athens Fire and Rescue and the Athens Recreation Department received money to purchase defibrillators.

September 4, 2013

ATHENS-Tuesday, September 3rd,  Athens Fire and Rescue and the Athens Recreation Department received money to purchase nine automated external defibrillators.   The AEDs, pediatric pads and training on use of the equipment will cost $12,163.   The new AEDs will be compatible with the AEDs that Athens-Limestone Hospital uses, which means firefighters will not have […]


Chairman Stanley Menefee and Mayor Ronnie Marks of Athens Honored

September 3, 2013

ATHENS-Limestone County Commission Chairman Stanley Menefee and Athens Mayor Ronnie Marks were awarded the Michael D. Roberts North Alabama Excellence Award on Tuesday, August 27, 2013.  The award was presented by the North Alabama Industrial Development Association at their annual conference in Huntsville.  The award is symbolized by an original blown glass “Flame of Excellence” […]


Labor Day in The Shoals – Wet and Wild – PHOTOS * MORE PHOTOS ADDED!

September 3, 2013

THE SHOALS – A little damp weather was on the menu for Labor Day. However, the inclement conditions weren’t enough to dampen spirits of celebrants. There was music and beauty contests. Labor Unions had their banners displayed all over the area. A parade. Music in a new amphitheatre venue in St. Florian. Not to mention […]


Applications being accepted for the 3rd FOOD Team Program

September 3, 2013

FLORENCE – The Shoals Culinary Academy will begin the next session of the FOOD Team program on Tuesday, October 1.  During this program, up to 16 students will participate in a hands-on culinary experience designed to teach the fundamentals of food service to prepare them for careers in a culinary environment. The FOOD Team (Food […]


WIC Program seeks public comment about 2014 State Plan

September 3, 2013

MONTGOMERY-The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides nutrition education and supplemental foods, and serves women and children whose incomes are up to 185 percent of poverty. Special emphasis is placed on targeting infants and high-risk pregnant women. The WIC Program regulations require public comment from interested individuals in the writing […]


The mystery of the Coondog Cemetery headstone coins

September 3, 2013

TUSCUMBIA- The Mystery of The Coondog Cemetery coins on the headstones started when coins started appearing on top of the headstones at the Coondog Cemetery southwest of Tuscumbia about six months before the 75th anniversary in 2012.   In addition to various coins, replicas of service medals were also left.   The tradition in the USA dates […]