Up Up…And Away!

May 30, 2012

I attended the balloon festival at Point Mallard Park Saturday afternoon.  There was a large crowd present and as usual parking was at a premium.  After I managed to get a space to park, I loaded up my camera gear and met up with some other photographers from the North Alabama Photographers Guild (NAPG). We […]


New Today – Madison County Arrest Reports 05/18/12 – 05/24/12

May 30, 2012

New Booking Photos from Madison County. Remember these persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public information in accordance with The Alabama Open Records Law, free of charge as a public service.


New Today – Sheffield Arrest Reports 05/18/12 – 05/24/12

May 29, 2012

New Booking Photos from Sheffield Police. Remember these persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public information in accordance with The Alabama Open Records Law, free of charge as a public service.


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Back to The ’70’s Photos Part II

May 29, 2012

SHEFFIELD – Last Saturday night’s music celebration in Downtown Sheffield drew a huge crowd of revelers, and The Quad-Cities Daily was there to document the event. We are publishing a lot of photos; so many in fact, that we will have to split them up over several pages. Just keep looking, as you will probably see […]


Back to The ’70’s Photos Part I

May 29, 2012

SHEFFIELD – Last Saturday night’s music celebration in Downtown Sheffield drew a huge crowd of revelers, and The Quad-Cities Daily was there to document the event. We are publishing a lot of photos; so many in fact, that we will have to split them up over several pages. Just keep looking, as you will probably […]


Traffic Accidents Down For This Memorial Day

May 29, 2012

Montgomery – During the Memorial Day holiday period that started at 6 p.m. Friday, May 25, and continued through midnight Monday, May 28, state troopers investigated three fatal crashes with three traffic fatalities, a reduction compared to the seven traffic fatalities that troopers investigated in 2011. The three fatal crashes this past weekend took place […]


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Back To The ’70’s – Tons of Photos (Tomorrow)

May 28, 2012

SHEFFIELD – The streets of Downtown Sheffield were filled with street partiers last Saturday night. Music was courtesy of B.J. Thomas, Billy Joe Royal, Eddie Floyd, Travis Wommack and the irrepressible Wayne Chaney. The good news is, The Quad-Cities Daily has a few hundred pictures from the event.     . The bad news is, readers […]


Memorial Day Ceremonies

May 28, 2012

THE SHOALS – Our Veterans were honored throughout The Quad-Cities today. We attended some of the ceremonies and present here a photo gallery of the events.       These images are free for you to download and use for any non-commercial purpose. Just click on the thumbnail below to see the full size photo. Commercial […]


Mr. Believe Me It Was Nothing

May 28, 2012

Special to The Quad-Cities Daily, by Quinton Hanson. . . On a recent business trip I traveled to Raleigh Durham area of North Carolina.  It’s a beautiful place and I would encourage anyone to visit the area.  As with all flights from in the Southeast, it seems that you must travel through Atlanta to get […]


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New Today – Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 05/15/12 – 05/21/12 Part II

May 26, 2012

New Booking Photos from Florence/Lauderdale, Part II. Remember these persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public information in accordance with The Alabama Open Records Law, free of charge as a public service.


New Today – Muscle Shoals Arrest Reports 05/01/12 – 05/21/12

May 25, 2012

Click on the link to Muscle Shoals Police Arrest Reports . Remember these persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public information in accordance with The Alabama Open Records Law, free of charge as a public service.


Wheeler Home Opens To Public

May 25, 2012

COURTLAND – After a 10 year hiatus, the newly restored home of Civil War and Spanish American War hero, General Joe Wheeler, will open for public tours this weekend. The home, known now as Pond Spring, has undergone a total restoration, interpreted to the time of Joe Wheeler’s family dwelling in the first part of the […]


New Today – Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 05/15/12 – 05/21/12 Part I

May 25, 2012

New Booking Photos from Florence/Lauderdale. Remember these persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public information in accordance with The Alabama Open Records Law, free of charge as a public service.


3 Alabama Metro Papers Cut Publication to 3 Days – We Told You So

May 24, 2012

BIRMINGHAM – Three major Alabama daily newspapers will switch to publishing three days a week as part of a new focus on online news, in line with their new Orleans sister publication, The Times-Picayune. The three papers in Birmingham, Mobile and Huntsville and The Times-Picayune announced the new strategy Thursday. All four are owned by […]


Northwest-Shoals To Extend Summer Registration

May 24, 2012

Muscle Shoals & Phil Campbell, Ala. — Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) will extend its summer registration on the Phil Campbell and Shoals Campus through Thursday, May 31, 2011, according to Admissions Director, Tom Carter. “We want to give those who will be traveling over the Memorial Day weekend and those students graduating high school a […]


New Today – Franklin County Arrest Reports 05/14/12 – 05/21/12

May 24, 2012

They’re at it again in Franklin County. Check the latest booking photos and arrest reports from all across Northwest Alabama in Law & Order.Remember these persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public information in accordance with The Alabama Open Records Law, free of charge as […]


Hoedown – Drawdown & BBQ Cookoff

May 24, 2012

Rhodes Landing-On Saturday, May 19th, our cooking team from Home Depot participated in the Shoals Home Builders Association’s annual BBQ Cookoff.  This was our second year cooking in this informal event and it was even larger than in 2011.  In addition to the Home Depot team there were 13 other teams from various local and […]


It’s Dry and Summer Isn’t Here Yet

May 24, 2012

THE SHOALS – Northwest Alabama continues to be abnormally dry, even though recent thunderstorms have been rolling through the area. The United States Department of Agriculture just released its “Drought Monitor” report showing water table conditions for the country. The Shoals and surrounding counties are depicted as suffering from “abnormally dry” to “Drought-Moderate”. Since March 1, […]


Legislature Passes Redistricting Plans

May 24, 2012

MONTGOMERY – Alabama Senator Roger Bedford, D-Russellville, called last night’s brutal legislative sessions, in which Republican leaders were accused of using strong-arm tactics, “the lowest point I’ve seen in this Senate.” The Alabama Legislature approved plans that redraw House and Senate districts which could give the GOP greater control of the Legislature. The sun was about […]


Gas Prices Going Down? Check Them Here

May 23, 2012

BIRMINGHAM – The AAA says more Americans are expected to travel away from home this Memorial Day holiday weekend than last year, but they will travel shorter distances. Officials with the American Automobile Association say Alabama residents will pay less for gas during the upcoming holiday weekend than in past months. AAA Alabama spokesman Clay […]


State Troopers Out in Force Memorial Day Holidays

May 23, 2012

MONTGOMERY – Making every effort to prevent crashes, injuries and fatalities on Alabama’s roadways, state troopers will be out in full force as part of the Department of Public Safety’s Memorial Day Weekend safety blitz. “With heavier than usual traffic expected during this extended holiday weekend, we will aggressively enforce traffic laws,” said Col. Hugh […]


New Today – Madison County Arrest Reports 05/11/12 – 05/18/12

May 23, 2012

Check out the Madison County booking photos and arrest records right here. Remember these persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public information in accordance with The Alabama Open Records Law, free of charge as a public service.


Shoals Airport – Future Looking More Stable

May 23, 2012

THE SHOALS – When the U.S. Department of Transportation notified Muscle Shoals Mayor David Bradford and Airport Director Barry Griffith of the new airline for Northwest Shoals Regional Airport, they both breathed a sigh of relief. “Having a reliable airline to fly people to Atlanta is not just a convenience, it is an economic development boost for the […]


O’Charley’s in Florence Now Closed

May 22, 2012

FLORENCE – Officials at O’Charley’s parent company in Nashville are mum on their reasons for closing their location at the Corner of Florence Boulevard and Cox Creek Parkway. All they would say is, “After careful review, O’Charley’s has closed our restaurant in Florence, AL. Although we never like to close restaurants, this restaurant was underperforming, so we closed […]