Vandals create thousands in damage at UNA construction site
More than a thousand dollars in reward money is being offered for the tip which leads to the arrest of those responsible for vandalizing a construction site in Florence.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
3 arrested, accused of stealing Florence parking meter
Florence police received a call that someone was pulling up a parking meter on Mobile Street Plaza at around 5 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Beer Boom in Florence
The local beer boom makes its way to the Shoals! The owners of the Singing River Brewery in Lauderdale County are hope to bring new attention to the Shoals area.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
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Book Review: Remembering the distinctly Southern sound of Muscle Shoals
Three months ago, a veteran "sound doctor" emailed me about a new documentary titled "Muscle Shoals" that was about to be shown on PBS and then briefly archived on the PBS website.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Florence police charge man, juvenile with 19 counts of burglary
James Michael Fountain, 20, of Florence and a juvenile were arrested after police say they burglarized multiple vehicles in the Lakeside Highlands community Wednesday night.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
In which metropolitan area in Alabama, Mississippi does $100 buy the most?
The nonpartisan Tax Foundation published a map on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, showing the regional differences within states of the relative value of $100.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions to speak Aug. 21 at Shoals Chamber of Commerce breakfast
U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Alabama, will speak at the Shoals Chamber of Commerce breakfast at 7 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21. Sessions will provide a Washington update on key issues impacting the Shoals region, area small businesses, and local workers.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Volunteers supply homeless with ways to beat the heat
You may not always see them, but Shoals leaders say homelessness is a growing trend in parts of Colbert and Lauderdale County.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Florence man charged with vehicular homicide in connection to fatal hit-and-run in March
Authorities have arrested the man they believe was driving the vehicle that hit and killed a Florence woman on March 20 .
Woman tries to escape from patrol car, police say
Florence police arrested a woman after responding to a fight in the area of Court Street and Tennessee Street in Florence on Friday night.
31 year old unarmed male killed in Florence aL. lauderdale co. farm
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Fri Aug 15, 2014
Shindig Features Music, New Billy Reid T-Shirt Line
The Shoals area of Northeast Alabama has a history with good music. Just take a look back 40 years ago and you'll see music legends-Aretha Franklin, The Rolling Stones, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and more-and chart-topping hits bursting from the modest brick recording studios of Muscle Shoals.
Muscle Shoals high school student sent home for 'bright'...
A high school student in Muscle Shoals earned a trip to the principal's office on the first day of school for her back-to-school hairstyle.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Florence SWAT officer on paid leave following Muscle Shoals apartment shootout
New details are being released on a standoff in Muscle Shoals Wednesday that left a woman was shot and the alleged gunman dead inside an apartment.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Still hip after 99 years: Florence jewelry company named America's Coolest Jewelry Store
INSTORE Magazine recently named Florence-based Grogan Jewelers America's Coolest Jewelry Store during its 13th-annual competition, which included 126 contenders from across the continent.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Shoals to host career fair today after 400 Hillshire Brands jobs cut, 400 more layoffs on...
A second job fair will be held today to help displaced Hillshire Brands workers in Florence find work, according to the Shoals Chamber of Commerce.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Accused Florence bank robber makes first appearance in court
Although not many details were released in court, investigators say they believe more bank robberies in the Shoals could be solved with Timothy Bryan Standfield's arrest.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Florence police looking for suspect in bank robbery
It happened at the Bank Independent on Cox Creek Parkway just before 1 p.m. right before the bank was set to close.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Florence man charged with burglarized downtown apartment
Police say someone broke into an unspecified apartment while the resident was sleeping inside on July 31. Police put surveillance photos online.