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New! Limestone County Arrest Reports 01/18/23 – 02/01/23

February 3, 2023

LIMESTONE COUNTY-Booking Photos from Limestone County Sheriff CLICK HERE. 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 as a public service


TVA Board of Directors to Hold Quarterly Meeting in Florence, AL

February 3, 2023

KNOXVILLE, TN – The Tennessee Valley Authority Board of Directors invites the public to join them as they conduct their quarterly business meeting at the Marriott Shoals Hotel Conference Center, 10 Hightower Pl, Florence, AL, on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2023, at 9 a.m. CT. The meeting will also be webstreamed live at TVA’s website. A public listening session […]


Albertville Man Dies In Two-Vehicle Accident In Marshall County

February 2, 2023

MRSHALL COUNTY-The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reports a two-vehicle accident that occurred on Tuesday, January 31 that has taken the life of one person: “A two-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 1:50 p.m. Tuesday, January 31, has claimed the life of an Albertville man. Arturo F. Orozco, 34, was fatally injured when the 2006 Honda […]


New! Madison County Arrest Reports 01/16/23 – 01/31/23

February 2, 2023

MADISON COUNTY-Booking Photos from Madison County Sheriff CLICK HERE. 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 as a public service


Athens Farmers Market to undergo major renovation and be named Athens Farmers Market at Doug Gates Park

February 2, 2023

ATHENS – Athens Main Street announced on Wednesday [Feb. 1, 2023] plans to embark on a project to revitalize Limestone County’s farmers market located at 409 W. Green Street in downtown Athens. The historic site is central to downtown Athens in a diverse socioeconomic area and plays a major role in supporting local producers, ranchers, prepared […]


Sanders Family Generous Gift Names the Sanders College of Business and Technology at the University of North Alabama

February 2, 2023

FLORENCE  – A $3.5 million gift from the Sanders Family has named the Sanders College of Business and Technology at the University of North Alabama. The naming was made official earlier this week after unanimous approval by the UNA Board of Trustees during a special-called meeting. “Generous gifts such as this from the Sanders Family […]


New website helps locate free COVID-19 testing sites

February 2, 2023

MONTGOMERY-The Alabama Department of Public Health continues to encourage COVID-19 vaccines and boosters in addition to testing and treatment. A new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) COVID-19 Testing Locator website allows the public to search and locate free COVID-19 testing sites near them. The site locator is part of the CDC Increasing Community […]


Madison County Arrest Reports 01/16/23 – 01/31/23

February 2, 2023

PAGE, AMBER DANIELLE Booking #: 23JI00162 Booking Date: 01-16-2023 – 3:30 am Birth Date: 05-20-1986 Charges: Statute: 13A-12-212_(1) Charge Description: POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-AMPHETAMINE Arresting Agency: MPD Court Type: DIST Court Dispostion: ACT Bond Type: BAIL Bond Amount: $2,500.00 DUTTON, BRENT JEFFERY Booking #: 18JI06540 Booking Date: 01-16-2023 – 3:45 am Birth Date: 08-27-1973 Charges: Case Number: 527161/11099449 Statute: 13A-8-5_(H14330) Charge Description: ALIAS WARRANT-THEFT OF […]


CALL FOR ENTRIES—Artistic Renderings of Youth

February 2, 2023

FLORENCE-The deadline for entry in Artistic Renderings of Youth is March 10.  This is a juried exhibit of artwork open to 7th through 12th grade students from Colbert, Franklin, and Lauderdale counties.  The exhibit opens March 20 and runs through April 28 at Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts in Florence.   The exhibit and competition […]


Some Area Schools Delayed Or Closed For Thursday

February 1, 2023

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Some area schools are announcing delayed starts and closings on Thursday, February 2 due to the threat of winter weather. Lauderdale County Schools – delayed start until 10:30AM  Bus routes remain the same to match the 10:30AM start Lawrence County, Tn. Schools – two-hour delay on Thursday Lincoln County Schools, TN – Delayed 2 […]


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