“Christmas in the Country” on LaGrange Mountain

November 24, 2012

Tuscumbia-Lagrange College Alabama’s first college and predecessor to the University of North Alabama opened on January 11, 1830 with twenty two students and three professors.  Room and board including washing, bedding, and firewood was $40 for a five month session. Tuition in the Languages and Sciences was $10 and $7.50 if taking the preparatory department […]


New Today – Sheffield Arrest Reports 11/16/12 – 11/20/12

November 24, 2012

New Booking Photos from Sheffield 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.


NWSCC Presents the Victorian Christmas Magic-Lantern Show

November 24, 2012

Phil Campbell, Ala. — Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) will present the Christmas Magic-Lantern Show to the public Friday, November 30, 2012, at 7:30 p.m. in the Lou B. Bevill Fine Arts Center on the Phil Campbell Campus.   According to NW-SCC President Humphrey Lee, the College will not be able to offer Toyland this year. “Unfortunately, Mr. Lanny McAlister had to make the difficult decision to retire his wonderful […]


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Thoughts on Thanksgiving and the Holiday Season

November 23, 2012

After visiting my Grandmother and Uncles in Chicago, I knew I didn’t want to live and work in the big city when I graduated from Auburn. I’ve been offered some good paying jobs at large hospital labs, but I’m fortunate live in a great area in NW Alabama, and even though I live in the […]


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

November 23, 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 – Muscle Shoals Arrest Reports 11/05/12 – 11/20/12

November 22, 2012

New Booking Information from Muscle Shoals 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.


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New Today – Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 11/13/12 – 11/19/12 Part II

November 21, 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.


Thanksgiving Day…..facts and figures

November 21, 2012

In the fall of 1621, the Pilgrims, early settlers of Plymouth Colony, held a three-day feast to celebrate a bountiful harvest, an event many regard as the nation’s first Thanksgiving. Historians have also recorded ceremonies of thanks among other groups of European settlers in North America, including British colonists in Virginia in 1619. The legacy of […]


Grants to be awarded to strengthen statewide response to sexual assault, domestic violence

November 21, 2012

MONTGOMERY– Gov. Robert Bentley has awarded grants totaling $326,578 to help ensure that local organizations that often have first contact with victims of domestic violence and rape are trained to respond adequately and appropriately to victims’ needs. The Alabama Coalition Against Rape is using two grants totaling $181,578 to provide education programs at schools, churches, […]


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New Today – Helen Keller Hospital Births 11/10/12 – 11/15/12

November 21, 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.


New Today – Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 11/13/12 – 11/19/12 Part I

November 21, 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.


Small Business Saturday – Support your local community – Visit a local merchant

November 20, 2012

THE SHOALS – This Saturday is our time to support local merchants. Situated between “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday”, “Small Business Saturday” is the newly designated day to shop local. Ironically, “Small Business Saturday” was invented by one of the largest corporations in the world, American Express. They even went so far as to register the […]


Saxophonist Yasmin Flores to Perform Recital

November 20, 2012

FLORENCE – Saxophonist Yasmin Flores of the University of North Alabama Department of Music and Theatre will stage a faculty recital Nov. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the GUC Performance Hall. Admission is free. With piano accompaniment by Jason Briley, Flores will perform select pieces by composers Paul Creston, Paul Bonneau, Max Bruch and Jacques Ibert. […]


Florence Honeybaked Ham hosts Shoals Chamber of Commerce After-hours Event

November 20, 2012

FLORENCE – The Shoals Chamber of Commerce hosted an After-hours networking event at the Honeybaked Ham Store & Café located in Regency Square Mall.  The event offers Chamber members a opportunity to meet new members and renew acquaintances with present members.  Additionally, Chambers members can stay up to date on relative community issues and events […]


New Today – Madison County Arrest Reports 11/12/12 – 11/19/12

November 20, 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 – Marshall County Arrest Reports 11/12/12 – 11/19/12

November 20, 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.


“A Spectroscopic Investigation of the Interaction of Delta Scorpius with its Companion”…. Winner at PhysCon

November 19, 2012

FLORENCE, Al – Mary McDaniel, a senior chemistry and physics major at the University of North Alabama, won first place for her research on a binary star system while attending the 2012 Quadrennial Physics Congress (PhysCon), hosted by the physics honor society Sigma Pi Sigma, an organization of the American Institute of Physics. About 800 attended this […]


New Today – Tuscumbia Arrest Reports 10/26/12 – 11/19/12

November 19, 2012

New Booking Photos from 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


Shoals Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – Chester’s Drawers

November 19, 2012

Tuscumbia, Alabama – Recently the Shoals Chamber of Commerce held a Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Chester’s Drawers Artistic Furnishings.  “All our items are created or refurbished by a Southern Artist and many of them can be personalized,” said owner Kandy Williams.  “And, we also do custom creations upon customer’s request.” Chester’s Drawers is […]


New Today – Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 11/06/12 – 11/13/12 Part II

November 18, 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 – Florence/Lauderdale Arrest Reports 11/06/12 – 11/13/12 Part I

November 17, 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. Florence, Part II will be published Sunday, Nove. 18.


Happy Birthday W.C. Handy – From Your Home Town

November 17, 2012

Florence, Alabama – On November 16th, a celebration was held at the Handy Museum to honor W.C. Handy’s 139th Birthday.  The “Father of the Blues,” William Christopher Handy, was born in Florence, AL on November 16, 1973.  W.C. Handy was the author and composer of many blues classics such as the Saint Louis Blues, Beale […]


Jar & Company – Shoals Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting

November 17, 2012

Florence, Alabama – Recently Jar & Company, located in downtown Florence, along with The Shoals Chamber of Commerce, held a Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Jar & Company specializes in clothing for the Southern gentleman.  They carry top brands such as Bill’s Khakis, Vineyard Vines, Southern Tide, Southern Proper, Over Under, Volunteer Traditions, Pennington & Bailes […]


New Today – Sheffield Arrest Reports 11/09/12 – 11/14/12

November 16, 2012

New Booking Photos from Sheffield 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.