UPDATE: BOLO….Issued by the Florence Police Department…Identified

November 20, 2013

The two women have been Identified…The Florence Police Extend thanks to The Shoals.   FLORENCE– BOLO from Florence Police Department:  Do you recognize these women? If so please call FPD at 256-760-6610. They are suspects in a theft case from Austin Shoes in Florence.

Serve a Felony Warrant….Bust Up a Meth Lab All In A Days Work

November 20, 2013

MORGAN COUNTY-On Tuesday Morgan County Sheriff’s Officers made a bust on a Meth Lab.  Here is what Sheriff Ana Franklin had to say: “On Tuesday November 19, 2013 Sheriff’s Deputies attempted to serve a Felony arrest warrant on William Daniel Moore at 1527 Thompson Rd Hartselle AL. Other family members were home but Mr. Moore […]

Chamber Ribbon Cutting-The Factory @ Alabama Chanin

November 20, 2013

FLORENCE-The Shoals Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony at yet another new business recently. This time it was for The Factory a Store + Cafe. A showcase… store   and …cafe for Alabama Chanin located at 462 Lane Drive in Florence. And here is what they have to say:   Alabama Chanin is […]

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Forever Wild Board Meets at Northport Civic Center

November 20, 2013

NORTHPORT-The board of trustees of the Alabama Forever Wild Land Trust will hold its fourth quarterly meeting on December 5, 2013, at the Northport Civic Center, 3500 McFarland Blvd., in Northport, Ala. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m.   At this meeting, Forever Wild program status and board actions will be updated. This meeting will also […]

Coats for Kids!

November 20, 2013

ATHENS-The Holiday Inn Express,  Athens  has teamed up with Steelcase for our 3rd annual Coats for Kids drive. We will be accepting donations of new coats, jackets, gloves and scarves from November 25th  until December 8th to benefit families in need in Limestone County.  We will be working with the Limestone County DHR to ensure […]

Ready for some PIZZA?

November 20, 2013

FLORENCE – We were out on Court Street this morning, camera in hand, enjoying the beautiful weather. The place next door to our friends at On The Rocks is getting a huge makeover. New interior, new paint, lots of wood and character. I stepped into the new kitchen, and swear that I could almost capture the […]

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New! Helen Keller Births 11/11/13 – 11/15/13

November 20, 2013

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.

Alleged Child Pornographers facing 34 felony counts

November 20, 2013

FLORENCE – Matthew David Ayers, 41, and his wife, Patricia Allana Edmon Ayers, 32, , arrested last January in connection with their alleged production and distribution of child pornography, have been formally indicted. The Lauderdale County Grand Jury indicted the couple on November 14.   The indictment alleges that the couple used their 7-year-old daughter in their […]

New! Morgan County Arrest Reports 11/12/13 – 11/18/13

November 20, 2013

MORGAN COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Morgan County Sheriff. 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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Florence Police Blotter 11/13/13 – 11/18/13

November 20, 2013

11/13/13: Theft 3rd-Miscellaneous in the 1200 block of Bradshaw Drive in Florence.  Taken an Apple IPad black serial# DMVGR3PIDFHW value $400.00 and a black and blue case for the IPad value $80.00. Theft of Services 3rd 800 block of Florence Blvd.  Services taken from Quad Cities Limo. Credit Card/Auto Teller Machine FRA 600 block of […]

Ask The Lawyer-What Does It Mean To Probate A Will ?

November 20, 2013

Question:      Please explain what it means to probate a will or go through probate to settle estate issues.   Answer who, when and how. Doug   Answer:            Probating a will is the legal method of settling the estate of a person who had a Will.  When a person writes […]

Greg Aziz- Booking Photos

November 19, 2013

TUSCUMBIA – Colbert County Sheriff Ronnie May has just released the booking photograph of accused felon, Greg Aziz. Here it is: You may find our earlier story and a video by clicking this LINK.

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Aziz in Colbert County lockup – EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

November 19, 2013

TUSCUMBIA – Greg Aziz, wanted in Alabama for alleged crimes in connection with funding of the National Railcar plant in Barton, has been delivered in handcuffs this afternoon to the Colbert County Jail. Aziz was arrested in Chicago last week by United States Securities and Exchange Agents while he was visiting for a trade conference. He […]

Indictment made in Thomas Grant Campbell Death – PERP WALK VIDEO

November 19, 2013

SHEFFIELD–BREAKING NEWS….     There has been an indictment returned against James Christopher Martin in the death of Thomas Grant Campbell.  Bryce Graham the Colbert County District Attorney has returned an indictment of Murder in the case.  There will be photos upcoming as Martin will be transferred to the Colbert County Jail where he will be held […]

UPDATE – Aziz is headed back to Colbert County – In handcuffs

November 19, 2013

TUSCUMBIA – Greg Aziz is expected to be booked into Colbert County Jail this afternoon (Tuesday). He is reportedly being transported from Illinois to Alabama’s Birmingham International Airport this afternoon by United States Securities and Exchange Agents. Then will be transported by ground transportation to Tuscumbia where he will be booked-in. Alabama Circuit Judge, Jackie Hatcher […]

Saturday homicide in Sheffield – Charges pending investigation outcome

November 19, 2013

SHEFFIELD – Chief Greg Ray said, “We have to answer a lot more questions before we know what to charge Mr. Martin with… I he gets charged with anything at all.” He was discussing the task before Sheffield Police investigators who are looking into the circumstances surrounding a fatal shooting last night in the city. […]

Athens State University Library Hosting Karakuri Puzzle Exhibition

November 19, 2013

  ATHENS – A collection of 24 Karakuri puzzle boxes is currently on display in the lobby of the Athens State University Library.  The collection is on loan from Dr. Cathy Woodruff, Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education at Athens State.  Woodruff and her husband have collected these unique puzzles for many years, and at […]

New! Madison County Arrest Reports 11/05/13 – 11/15/13

November 19, 2013

MADISON COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Madison County Sheriff. 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.

Athens State’s Center for Lifelong Learning to Host Author Rich Adams

November 19, 2013

ATHENS– The Center for Lifelong Learning at Athens State University will host a presentation and book signing by Richard Adams, author of Eben Kruge: How “A Christmas Carol” Came to be Written – a story about Charles Dickens.  The event will be held on Monday, November 25 at 6:00 p.m.  The Center for Lifelong Learning […]

MADD Alabama Announces 2013 Legislative Champion

November 19, 2013

  MADD ALABAMA ANNOUNCES 2013 LEGISLATIVE CHAMPIONS Representative Farley and Senator Holtzclaw Recognized for Authoring Drunk Driving Legislation   MONTGOMERY-Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) today announced its “2013 Legislative Champions” and recognized Representative Allen Farley (R-McCalla) and Senator Bill Holtzclaw              (R-Madison) for their leadership within the Alabama Legislature to […]

UNA Theatre Program Adds Modern Technology to Classic Holiday Tale of Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL

November 19, 2013

FLORENCE – The classic holiday story A Christmas Carol will take on an updated look when the University of North Alabama Department of Music and Theatre presents its stage production of the Charles Dickens favorite. All performances, directed by UNA theatre professor Charlton James, will begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 22-23, and 2 p.m. […]

New Electronic Charging Stations at HSV

November 19, 2013

HUNTSVILLE-Huntsville International Airport (HSV) now has six charging stations throughout the concourse and public waiting area. This is the latest customer service enhancement to help passengers traveling through HSV stay connected to work and with their families. HSV has been providing free WiFi for this reason for many years. The charging stations also make it […]

Do you know this Woman?

November 18, 2013

FLORENCE-If you recongnize this woman or have any information as to her whereabouts the Florence Police Department could use your help.  She is wanted in a theft case where her and another man and woman stole over $3000.00 in perfume from a local store.  Again if you have any information call Sgt. Dennis Patterson at […]

Camp Courage Attendees meet famous music producer Rick Hall

November 18, 2013

MUSCLE SHOALS – Two promising musicians, blind since birth recently had an opportunity to compare notes with Grammy winner Rick Hall, founder of FAME Studios. Ahbee Orton and Kassidy Gean attended the inaugural session of “CAMP COURAGE”. Camp Courage, a Helen Keller Experience in association with the University of North Alabama, is an intensive, broad-based three-day […]