TVA, Local Power Companies Increase Energy Efficiency Savings in 2012

November 1, 2012

KNOXVILLE – Tennessee Valley Authority energy efficiency initiatives in 2012 saved enough energy to power more than 35,000 Tennessee Valley homes for a year, TVA’s top energy efficiency official said Thursday. Bob Balzar, TVA vice president for Energy Efficiency and Demand Response, said the programs reduced electric power usage by 560 gigawatt-hours for the second […]


Congrats to Bobby and Sarah

November 1, 2012

Florence-Mayor Bobby and Sarah Irons on the 22nd of October just got another reason to enjoy retirement from running the city of Florence.   Emma Kate arrived on the 22nd at 12:21pm.  She is the daughter of Jonathan and Emily Hinton who is the granddaughter of Bobby and Sarah.  The Quad-Cities Daily extends Best Wishes […]


New Today – Florence/Laudersale Arrest reports 10/23/12 – 10/30/12 Part I

November 1, 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.


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Notices & Obituaries

New Today – ECM Hospital Births 10/17/12 – 10/27/12

November 1, 2012

THE SHOALS – The latest cohort of babies born at ECM Hospital is published in The Quad-Cities Daily. We hope you find your family and friends’ loved little ones.


New Today – Muscle Shoals Arrest Reports for 10/19/12 – 10/31/12

November 1, 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.


They’re Home! Welcome back 115th! Families and friends greet Heroes in Huntsville – HUNDREDS of PHOTOS!!! Part 7

November 1, 2012

HUNTSVILLE – The Quad-Cities Daily was at Huntsville Regional Airport to photograph the 115th E.S.B. of the Alabama National Guard’s homecoming from Afghanistan. Here we present the fourth  group of photos. There are many more to follow! The Quad-Cities Daily was there to photograph the homecoming. These photos are suitable for printing on your photo printer or […]


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They’re Home! Welcome back 115th! Families and friends greet Heroes in Huntsville – HUNDREDS of PHOTOS!!! Part 6

November 1, 2012

HUNTSVILLE – The Quad-Cities Daily was at Huntsville Regional Airport to photograph the 115th E.S.B. of the Alabama National Guard’s homecoming from Afghanistan. Here we present the fourth  group of photos. There are many more to follow! The Quad-Cities Daily was there to photograph the homecoming. These photos are suitable for printing on your photo printer or […]


They’re Home! Welcome back 115th! Families and friends greet Heroes in Huntsville – HUNDREDS of PHOTOS!!! Part 5

November 1, 2012

HUNTSVILLE – The Quad-Cities Daily was at Huntsville Regional Airport to photograph the 115th E.S.B. of the Alabama National Guard’s homecoming from Afghanistan. Here we present the fourth  group of photos. There are many more to follow! The Quad-Cities Daily was there to photograph the homecoming. These photos are suitable for printing on your photo printer or […]


They’re Home! Welcome back 115th! Families and friends greet Heroes in Huntsville – HUNDREDS of PHOTOS!!! Part 4

November 1, 2012

HUNTSVILLE – The Quad-Cities Daily was at Huntsville Regional Airport to photograph the 115th E.S.B. of the Alabama National Guard’s homecoming from Afghanistan. Here we present the fourth  group of photos. There are many more to follow! The Quad-Cities Daily was there to photograph the homecoming. These photos are suitable for printing on your photo printer or […]


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They’re Home! Welcome back 115th! Families and friends greet Heroes in Huntsville – HUNDREDS of PHOTOS!!! Part 3

October 31, 2012

HUNTSVILLE – The Quad-Cities Daily was at Huntsville Regional Airport to photograph the 115th E.S.B. of the Alabama National Guard’s homecoming from Afghanistan. Here we present the third group of photos. There are many more to follow! The Quad-Cities Daily was there to photograph the homecoming. These photos are suitable for printing on your photo printer or […]


They’re Home! Welcome back 115th! Families and friends greet Heroes in Huntsville – HUNDREDS of PHOTOS!!! Part 2

October 31, 2012

HUNTSVILLE – The Quad-Cities Daily was at Huntsville Regional Airport to photograph the 115th E.S.B. of the Alabama National Guard’s homecoming from Afghanistan. Here we present the second group of photos. There are many more to follow! Since there are so many photographs, we are breaking them up into several pages over the next couple […]


They’re Home! Welcome back 115th! Families and friends greet Heroes in Huntsville – HUNDREDS of PHOTOS!!! Part 1

October 31, 2012

HUNTSVILLE – The final group of soldiers in the 115th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, arrived in Huntsville at midday today. The 300+ soldiers marched     in formation to greet their friends  and families who were there with signs, ribbons, smiles, and even a few new babies. The Battalion was based at Khandahar, Afghanistan for the […]


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Citing wife’s health issues, University of Alabama President hands in resignation

October 31, 2012

  TUSCALOOSA – It was just announced that UA President Guy Bailey is stepping down from his job as President. While his wife, Jan Tillery’s health issues remain private, he stated that it was the reason for his departure. Bailey has only been at his post since September 4th of this year. Here is the […]


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.


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 […]


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.          .  . […]


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 […]