Fiddleworms CD Release event – Photos

October 31, 2012

FLORENCE –  The Fiddleworms, a seasoned, well-tuned, uniquely creative rock and roll band from Muscle Shoals held a listening room event this past Monday for its new CD release. The album is entitled “See The Light”. The Marriott Conference Center audience got to listen to the music while watching a movie about The Fiddleworms. The film was […]


Ribbon Cutting, Inaugural Show for the Mane Room

October 31, 2012

FLORENCE, Ala. – The Department of Entertainment Industry at the University of North Alabama will debut its performance venue, The Mane Room, at its new downtown facility with a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony Friday at 3 p.m. The Mane Room is part of the entertainment industry department’s new classroom, studio and performance facility on Tombigbee […]


115th final group comes home today

October 31, 2012

THE SHOALS – The Quad-Cities Daily will be at Huntsville Regional Airport this morning when the final two flights carrying the 115th Expeditionary Battalion arrive. The Alabama National Guard  unit has just finished up its year-long deployment in Afghanistan. We plan on having many photos of this event. So, check back later today.


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Happy Haunting…Tips To Stay Safe

October 31, 2012

Montgomery-Autumn activities such as Halloween and Harvest Day offer opportunities for young people to dress up in costumes and enjoy trick-or-treating. To prevent injuries often associated with these festivities, the Alabama Department of Public Health reminds parents about seasonal safety tips from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. […]


New Today – Madison County Arrest Reports 10/22/12 – 10/29/12

October 31, 2012

New Booking Photos from Madison County. 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.


Home Cooking at the Homeside Restaurant

October 30, 2012

Florence, Alabama – Thanks to a recommendation by one of our friends and a request that we try the Homeside Restaurant we set out to give them a visit.  Restaurant reviewing is a tough job, but heck, you know how it is, somebody has to do it. 😛 We made our first visit shortly after […]


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New Today – Franklin County Arrest Reports 10/22/12 – 10/29/12

October 30, 2012

New Booking Photos from Franklin County. 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 Today – Helen Keller Hospital Births 10/20/12 – 1026/12

October 30, 2012

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.


Hughes replaced at Sheffield Utilities – 2nd Sheffield management shakeup in 4 days

October 30, 2012

SHEFFIELD – Allen Hughes, with 18 years tenure at Sheffield Utilities, was replaced today by a former TVA executive. The news came suddenly and follows on the heels of the dismissal of Greg Ray, the City’s Chief of Police. The two actions are apparently not connected with one another.          .  . […]


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Get Your Drum on….Ninth Annual UNA-MSHS Day of Percussion

October 30, 2012

FLORENCE, Ala. – The University of North Alabama Marching Percussion Ensemble will host its Ninth Annual North Alabama Day of Percussion Oct. 31 at the Muscle Shoals High School Stadium. The event will include clinics instructed by members of the ensemble as well as guest musicians. The clinics typically attract at least 300 high school percussionists […]


Apple Annie … Get Your Apples and Help a Great Cause

October 30, 2012

Florence-Apple Annie Day is an annual fundraiser held on the first Friday in November. The Junior League of The Shoals will host the traditional Apple Annie Day fundraiser on Friday, November 2, 2012 across Colbert and Lauderdale Counties. This will mark the 71st year anniversary of the annual charity performance of red stocking clad ladies […]


New Today – Marshall County Arrest Reports 10/22/12 – 10/29/12

October 30, 2012

New Booking Photos from Marshall County. 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.


State Parks to Honor Veterans by Offering Free Admission

October 30, 2012

Montgomery, Ala. – In honor of Veterans Day, Alabama State Parks will waive the entrance fee for veterans at all of its 22 state parks on Saturday and Sunday, November 10 and 11. Anyone who indicates they are a veteran will be admitted into the park day-use areas without charge. No identification will be required. […]


New Today – Florence/Lauderdale arrest Reports 10/16/12 – 10/22/12 Part II

October 30, 2012

New Booking Photos from Florence Police / Lauderdale County. 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.


Flights out of Huntsville delayed/canceled due to Hurricane Sandy

October 29, 2012

Impacts at Huntsville International airport (HSV) due to weather conditions in the Northeast-updated…Washington, D.C. flights currently impacted today and tomorrow; passengers encouraged to check flight status prior to arriving at the airport. Huntsville International Airport (HSV) is experiencing cancellations and delays due to inclement weather in the Northeast surrounding Hurricane Sandy. Currently all flights in […]


State Lands Go Social with New Forever Wild Website

October 29, 2012

MONTGOMERY – The Forever Wild Land Trust has launched a new social media-driven interactive website, alabamaforeverwild.com. The new site serves as a social media hub that integrates services such as Foursquare, Twitter, Flickr, YouTube and Facebook, and is a forum for fans of Forever Wild to share their favorite outdoor experiences. To help visitors get started using […]


ORNL Debuts Titan Supercomputer

October 29, 2012

OAK RIDGE, TN – The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory launched a new era of scientific supercomputing today with Titan, a system capable of churning through more than 20,000 trillion calculations each second—or 20 petaflops—by employing a family of processors called graphic processing units first created for computer gaming. Titan will be […]


New Today – Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 10/16/12 – 10/22/12 Part I

October 29, 2012

New Booking Photos from Florence Police / Lauderdale County. 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.


Friday night fatalities identified – New photos

October 29, 2012

SHEFFIELD – Sheffield Police have identified the 2 fatalities from Friday night’s crash at South Montgomery Avenue and South Jackson Highway. 32-year old Amanda Hyatt, Muscle Shoals, died at the scene. An infant, 7-month old Mariah Hale succumbed to her injuries Saturday morning at University Alabama Birmingham Hospital. Her mother, 26-year old Ashley Lanette Hale, Muscle […]


Renaissance Faire 2012 a success – Photos

October 29, 2012

FLORENCE – Since 1987, Florence, The Renaissance City, has been host to The Alabama Renaissance Faire. Sometimes steamy hot, some years blistering cold, this year’s event was just right. And the large crowd of participants and onlookers touring Wilson Park proved this weekend was a winner. The Faire is a portrayal of 12th – 16th […]


“What is art? Elkmont Festival to spotlight variety of creative experiences”

October 29, 2012

Elkmont,AL-Nailing down a standard definition of how or why something qualifies as “art” can be a never-ending endeavor. It’s subjective, this concept of art. The Merriam-Webster Concise Encyclopedia, describes art as, “a visual object or experience consciously created through an expression of skill or imagination…art encompasses diverse media such as painting, sculpture, printmaking, drawing, decorative […]


Mary Carton releases 2013 Tuscumbia Historical Calendar

October 28, 2012

TUSCUMBIA – Our very own Mary Carton, writer, photographer, historian, and all-around very special person has just published her latest calendar. It is the 2013 Tuscumbia Historical Calendar, and it features some of the most interesting and lovely photographs from this unique part of Alabama. Her previous calendars have in the past flown off the […]


Mayor releases Civil Service letter in Police Chief dismissal

October 28, 2012

SHEFFIELD – Mayor Ian Sanford released to the media the letter that he sent to members of The Sheffield Civil Service Board in the matter of his suspension of Chief Greg Ray. Ray was given the opportunity to resign, according to Sanford, but declined. Here is a copy of the letter to The Civil Service Board: […]


Fatalities in Friday night crash

October 27, 2012

SHEFFIELD – Sheffield Police have confirmed that an infant and adult female have succumbed to their injuries as a result of Friday  night’s two-car collision at S. Montgomery Avenue and Jackson Highway. The names have not been released. Investigators on the scene last told The Quad-Cities Daily that there were 2 persons who were so critically […]