Court: Heart Of Gay Marriage Law Unconstitutional

May 31, 2012

BOSTON — An appeals court ruled Thursday that the heart of a law that denies a host of federal benefits to gay married couples is unconstitutional. The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston said the Defense of Marriage Act, which defines marriage as a union between a man and a woman, discriminates against […]


Alabama’s Elderly Are More Secure – Iron’s Bill Signed Into Law

May 31, 2012

FLORENCE-  Governor Robert Bentley signed into law The Elder Abuse Prevention Act designed to help prevent and prosecute elder abuse.  “I am grateful that Governor Bentley realized the importance of protecting our senior citizens and signed my bill into law this session. This is the first step in protecting our senior citizens from abuse in […]


Back to The ’70’s Photos Part IV

May 31, 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 […]


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NASA Selects Five Universities For 2013 X-Hab Innovation Challenge

May 30, 2012

WASHINGTON — Five universities have been selected to participate in the 2013 Exploration Habitat (X-Hab) Academic Innovation Challenge led by NASA and the National Space Grant Foundation. These universities will design habitat systems, concepts and technologies that could be used in future deep space habitats.  The selection is the first milestone in a year-long process […]


MORE PHOTOS! – Back to The ’70’s Photos Part III

May 30, 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 […]


33-Year And 15-Year Prison Sentences For Carjacking

May 30, 2012

HUNTSVILLE—A federal judge today sentenced two men to prison for a May 2011 carjacking in Huntsville, U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance and FBI Special Agent in Charge Patrick J. Maley announced. U.S. District Judge Karon O. Bowdre sentenced Cameron Rashun Byrd, 19, of Birmingham, to 33 years and three months in prison; and Ernest Lashawn […]


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New Today – Franklin County Arrest Reports 05/21/12 – 05/27/12

May 30, 2012

New Booking Photos from Franklin 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.


What’s in a Uniform? – A lot more than you think.

May 30, 2012

SHEFFIELD – Last Saturday in Downtown Sheffield, Police Chief Greg Ray was doing his own investigation. “I wanted to know what people thought about the new uniforms,” he said. Ray was referring to the sporty new clothes his officers were wearing that night, the first time they had been seen in public. “You see, it has […]


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 […]


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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.


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]