Technology Foils Burglary at TVA Substation in Alabama

August 9, 2012

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. ― An Alabama man is facing criminal charges after he was caught at a Tennessee Valley Authority electrical substation allegedly trying to steal materials and equipment. TVA Police investigators were alerted to the Aug. 3 break-in by the security system at the substation in Limestone County, and responded to the scene with officers […]


Helen Keller Hospital Recognized for Providing an Outstanding Inpatient Experience

August 9, 2012

SHEFFIELD – Helen Keller Hospital was recognized for service excellence under the J.D. Power and Associates Distinguished Hospital Program in a ceremony Wednesday. This distinction acknowledges a strong commitment by the hospital to provide “An Outstanding Inpatient Experience.” “In achieving certification for inpatient services, Helen Keller Hospital is consistently demonstrating its ability to provide outstanding […]


Ribbon Cutting – Shoals Occupational Medicine

August 9, 2012

MUSCLE SHOALS – Another new business was given the official Shoals Chamber of Commerce welcome recently. Shoals Occupational Medicine owner, Bonnie Marshall, C.R.N.P. greeted well-wishers to her new facility  in the Shoals Hospital medical Office Building, Suite 270. This is what The Chamber had to say about Shoals Occupational Medicine: “Shoals Occupational Medicine is a full-service […]


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FBI raids 3 Shoals compounding pharmacies

August 8, 2012

THE SHOALS – Late Wednesday afternoon FBI agents were wrapping up their raids on 3 specialty pharmacies. The drugstores that were targeted are a special type of business, compounding pharmacies. The are Sheffield Specialty Pharmacy, Russellville Pharmacy, and Franklin Health Mart Pharmacy, also in Russellville. It is unclear the nature of the FBI action. However, an unnamed source told […]


New Today – Madison County Arrest Reports 07/31/12 – 08/06/12

August 8, 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.


New Today – Helen Keller Hospital Births 07/30/12 – 08/04/12

August 8, 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.


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New Today – Muscle Shoals Arrest Reports 07/24/12 – 08/05/12

August 7, 2012

New Booking Information from Muscle Shoals P.D.. 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.


Ribbon Cutting at Starstruck Dance Studio

August 7, 2012

THE SHOALS – Another new business was welcomed to the community by The Shoals Chamber of Commerce. Starstruck Dance Studio at 2415 Rosedale ave., Suite F officially opened its doors August 2. Muscle Shoals Mayor David Bradford was on hand with friends of the dance studio, as well a Ambassadors from the Chamber.       […]


Alabama Outdoors – Ribbon Cutting in new location

August 6, 2012

FLORENCE – After many years of languishing, the historic Rogers Department Store building on Court Street is breathing easier now. One of the reasons is that new retail tenants are filling the first floor space. The newest addition is Alabama Outdoors. Their entrance is around the corner from Court Street on Mobile. The new location […]


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New Today – Health Department Ratings

August 6, 2012

THE SHOALS – Take a look at the most recent Health Department rating for your favorite restaurant in Franklin, Colbert, and Lauderdale Counties. Some interesting, some unexpected scores! Also note that you can see the most recent releases from the health department, by clicking on the menu link on the Front Page.


First Friday – Many photos! Part III

August 6, 2012

FLORENCE – The humidity was so high, folks that came to First Friday on Court Street felt like they might have been in sultry New Orleans. And just like a stroll through the French Quarter, there was so much to see and do, that one could hardly take it all in. Giant snowflakes, politicians pressing the […]


Hundreds show up for free school supplies

August 6, 2012

FLORENCE – Parents of primary school age children are familiar with the lists teachers give out with required school supplies; notebooks, rulers, blunt-noes scissors, markers, etc. And parents know that those supplies can cost $20-30 per child. That’s where Southwire in The Florence Industrial Park come in. This past Saturday, area school children and their […]


First Friday – Many photos! Part II

August 6, 2012

FLORENCE – The humidity was so high, folks that came to First Friday on Court Street felt like they might have been in sultry New Orleans. And just like a stroll through the French Quarter, there was so much to see and do, that one could hardly take it all in. Giant snowflakes, politicians pressing the […]


First Friday – Many photos! Part I

August 6, 2012

FLORENCE – The humidity was so high, folks that came to First Friday on Court Street felt like they might have been in sultry New Orleans. And just like a stroll through the French Quarter, there was so much to see and do, that one could hardly take it all in. Giant snowflakes, politicians pressing […]


St. James Music Press Publishes Work of UNA Vocal Student

August 3, 2012

FLORENCE, Ala. – Drew Mills, a senior at the University of North Alabama, now owns the copyright to “All Blessings Flow,” his own arrangement of the familiar hymn tune “Old Hundredth,” commonly used as the Doxology in many churches. The arrangement was published by the prestigious St. James Music Press and recorded by Chanticleer, a […]


New Today – Sheffield and Tuscumbia Arrest Reports

August 3, 2012

New Booking Photos from Sheffield Police/Tuscumbia 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.


New Today – Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 07/24/12 – 07/31/12 Part II

August 3, 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.


Church acknowledges that Brazelle was removed from childrens & youth choir by Bishop in 2003

August 2, 2012

SHEFFIELD – The spokesman for The First United Methodist Church has just released a new statement regarding the ongoing investigation in the alleged sexual misconduct of Oliver Brazelle, 78, the former Minister of Music. The incident referred to in the accompanying media release, appears to confirm some of the rumors that have been circulating in […]


Sales Tax Holiday for Back-to-School Items

August 2, 2012

MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley on Thursday encouraged Alabamians to remember this weekend’s state sales tax holiday for back-to-school items and stock up on needed supplies.   “The cost of school supplies can quickly add up, and this sales tax holiday is about saving families money,” Governor Bentley said.  “This is also a way of encouraging […]


TVA Among Fierce Energy’s Most Innovative Utilities in Renewable Integration

August 2, 2012

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – An international energy markets publication has named the Tennessee Valley Authority among the nation’s most innovative utilities in renewable energy and one of the top utilities of the year in integrating renewable power into its grid. Fierce Energy, a daily energy markets electronic newsletter distributed to more than 10,000 energy industry executives […]


New Today – Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 07/24/12 – 07/31/12 Part I

August 2, 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.


New Today – Madison County Arrest Reports 07/25/12 – 07/31/12

August 2, 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.


Lions Den Apartments – Ribbon Cutting

August 2, 2012

FLORENCE – The brand new Lions Den Apartments at 402 E. Tennessee Street held its official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. The property, owned by Tim Rhodes and son, Darren Rhodes, is close to UNA and provides several apartment sizes to suit most budgets. Chamber Chairman Jackie Hendrix, President Steve Holt, along with Chamber Ambassadors, and Florence […]


18th Annual Southern Brewers Festival to be Held on the Downtown Chattanooga Riverfront

August 2, 2012

Chattanooga, TN – This year marks the 18th Annual Southern Brewers Festival, presented by Big River Grille & Brewing Works, to be held in downtown Chattanooga on Saturday, August 25, from 2pm to Midnight. For the seventh consecutive year, all festival proceeds will benefit Chattanooga’s Kids on the Block (CKOB).   This year the festival […]