Networking is What It’s All About

May 8, 2012

THE SHOALS – The Shoals Chamber of Commerce held it’s monthly networking breakfast Tuesday morning at Servpro in Muscle Shoals.     Approximately 60 business men and women had the opportunity to network with each other while enjoying the food and hospitality of Servpro of the Quad Cities.               Door […]


Florence/Lauderdale & Franklin Booking Photos and Arrests

May 8, 2012

New Florence/Lauderdale AND Franklin County arrest reports and booking photos. Some interesting item. Check out all of Law&Order for the latest law enforcement information. Please remember that the persons reported here are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge.


Recall LaGrange Has Roaring First Day – VIDEO

May 6, 2012

COLBERT COUNTY – When the LaGrange College Site Park opened for this weekend’s”Recall LaGrange 2012″ event, one could stroll through the historic grounds, squint their eyes a bit, and find themselves in antebellum Alabama once more. Recall LaGrange continues through Sunday afternoon.           The annual event commemorates the 149th anniversary of […]


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George Lindsey Dies At 83

May 6, 2012

One of the most love characters on The Andy Griffith Show, Mayberry RFD, and later Hee Haw, namesake of The George Lindsey UNA Film Festival and beloved son of Florence, Alabama George Lindsey, passed away this morning from complications of a stoke he suffered earlier this month.  George was much more than “Goober Pyle” though. […]


UAB…Green Roof Features Fresh Herbs For Your Dining Pleasure

May 6, 2012

Birmingham-UAB’s four campus buildings featuring green vegetative roofs have performed well through the years, but are largely out of view of the public. Eight university departments and student organizations recently built and planted the first easily visible vegetative roof on the second floor of the Hill University Center. The roof is the first pilot-scale green […]


Recall LaGrange…. Smoke On The Mountain

May 5, 2012

Leighton –   “Recall LaGrange” will be presented on Sat., May 5, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at LaGrange College Site Park, located off Ala. Hwy. 157 at the White Oak Community near Leighton. Civil War encampments and other representations of life during the War will be presented, according to L.C. and Louise Lenz, spokespersons […]


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Sheffield P. D. Releases Booking Photos

May 4, 2012

SHEFFIELD – After weeks of wrangling with The City of Sheffield, the City Council agreed to provide free of charge this public information to The Quad-Cities Daily and other new outlets who freely provide the content on the Web  as a public service. The interruption in the release of this material came as a result of […]


Celebrate!

May 4, 2012

The people supported by The Arc of the Shoals believe in giving to our community where we can. With support from staff 78 people with intellectual disabilities volunteer with non-profit organizations such as Loaves and Fishes, Salvation Army, Help Center and local nursing homes. On Friday April 27,2012 the volunteers from The Arc of the […]


Creative Jewelers – 25 Years in Business

May 4, 2012

Congratulations to Shoals Chamber Member Creative Jewelers in celebration of 25 years in business! We at The Quad-Cities Daily are proud to say that Billy Hammock was our first advertiser, and we will never forget his crucial support. If you have the opportunity to stop in, be sure and do so. Tonight is First Friday […]


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Pickwick Belle Gets a Better Deal in Decatur

May 4, 2012

FLORENCE – Although it wasn’t talked about much in public, people in the know were discussing privately their fears that The Pickwick Belle would be leaving Florence Harbor Marina for better climes. The worries began in earnest when the river cruise operators last September took The Belle over to Decatur to see if a change […]


New Today! Madison County Booking Photos and Arrest Reports

May 4, 2012

Check out Law & Order for the latest Law Enforcement information. Here is the direct link to Madison County’s latest reports. Remember that these persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge.


Florence Faithful Participate in National Day of Prayer

May 3, 2012

FLORENCE – About 300 Christians turned out Thursday at Wilson Park to pray for The United States, The Armed Forces, each other, and a small group of protesters who showed up to the event as well.           . Florence/Lauderdale National Day of Prayer Chairperson, Jim Bevis started the hour and twenty […]


FBI…Be Aware Of Your Bank Balance

May 3, 2012

In a warning from the Federal Bureau of Investigation  account holders should be aware of a new spam email scheme that involves a type of malware called “Gameover.” The scheme involves fake emails from the National Automated Clearing House Association, the Federal Reserve or the FDIC. These messages attempt to trick recipients into clicking on […]


Supermoon…Bad Moon Rising?

May 3, 2012

This weekend will be an absolute delight for both professional and amateur astronomers alike: On Saturday, the UnitedStates will be treated to a “supermoon” event — an evening where the full moon appears at its largest and brightest in the night sky. It’s the first of six major celestial events slated to occur in the month of […]


Czermak…UNA Student Selected For NYC Theater’s Open Jar Institute

May 3, 2012

FLORENCE, Ala. – University of North Alabama senior Lawrance “Rance” Czermak was recently accepted into the Open Jar Institute, a Broadway preparation music and theater training organization in New York City. Students who participate in the program get one-on-one training with professional Broadway actors, directors, choreographers, agents and casting directors. Czermak, who will graduate in […]


“Sheffield Sings” This Saturday

May 3, 2012

SHEFFIELD – The Sheffield Education Foundation is presenting their annual fundraising spectacular, “Sheffield Sings” on the first Saturday in May. The annual event showcases talent from the Sheffield Community and is always a crowd pleaser.          . .       The performance will be held in the Sheffield High School auditorium. Warming […]


Grants To Help Prosecute Gun Crimes

May 2, 2012

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Robert Bentley has awarded $201,907 to help the state Attorney General’s Office increase firearm-related prosecutions. The grants will help fund salaries for state prosecutors who work directly with federal authorities and local law enforcement officials to prosecute and reduce gun crime. “We need to ensure that violent, criminal activity is prosecuted to the […]


Muscle Shoals Arrest Reports

May 2, 2012

Check out Law & Order for the latest Law Enforcement information. Here is the direct link to the Muscle Shoals P.D. latest reports. Remember that these persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. Don’t judge.          


Pickwick Championship Promises to Be a Slugfest

May 1, 2012

When Association of Collegiate Anglers (ACA) teams from all over the nation descend on Pickwick Lake in late May for the 2012 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship, grinding out a limit shouldn’t be a problem. The issue will be who can catch a kicker each day – or possibly a limit of kicker-caliber fish – […]


Una Fantastica Esperienza Cucina Italiana (A Great Italian Dining Experience)

May 1, 2012

We had dined at Frank’s Italian Restaurant when they had a Muscle Shoals location off Wilson Dam Road and at that time it didn’t impress us enough to drive across the river again to dine with them.  With all the other choices on the north side of the river Franks just sort of slipped from our list […]


Most wanted for Colbert County

May 1, 2012

Jennifer Ann James Rhodes Worthless Checks $129.27     Jason Wesley Williams Worthless Checks $449.91     James Bryan Bradford Worthless Checks $373.00     Jacqueline Therese Lee Worthless Checks $673.04             Eric Brandon Townsend Worthless Checks $193.00     Edward Lee Alexander Worthless Checks $138.53 Earnest Lee Thompson, Jr. […]


Huge Records Release – Franklin, Madison Counties and Tuscumbia Booking Photos

May 1, 2012

New Franklin & Madison County and Tuscumbia today! Check out all of Law & Order for all the latest booking photos and arrest records for most of Northwest Alabama, we’re partnering with new Law Enforcement agencies weekly. Sorry, we don’t have Colbert County Sheriff’s records, as they charge an excessive amount for providing these public records.


Winning Design Announced For 2012 W.C. Handy Music Festival

April 30, 2012

 Florence, AL-With more than 32 entries in the 2012 W.C. Handy Music Festival Design Competition, the Music Preservation Society, Inc. had the difficult task of narrowing down the field to just one design which would serve as the visual image for this year’s Festival. We are happy to announce this year’s winners are a team […]


Gardening…A Leg Up

April 30, 2012

This time last year I was on crutches.  I injured my knee on the day of the April 2011 tornadoes tearing ligaments, cartilage and meniscus. I had a crazier than normal crazy moment and invited my high school classmates over for lemonade and cookies as part of our #XL reunion less than ten days away.  […]