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Florence teen facing child porn charges applies for youthful offender status
A Florence teenager charged with possession of child pornography and sending the pornographic images on his cell phone to a friend in California has applied for youthful offender status, the Times Daily reports .
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
Hermitage Drive Scheduled To Be Done By Summer
The detour can create a driving distraction for residents who have kids attending Florence Middle School or kids attending football practice at Braly Stadium.
A musical week: APTV airs 'Muscle Shoals' Monday, Hall of Fame highlights Thursday
For those interested in Alabama's rich musical heritage, Alabama Public Television offers two noteworthy premieres this week celebrating that legacy.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Asia Trip "A Success"; But Now Shoals Leaders Focus on Home
An effort to draw in more jobs to the Shoals area has now gone international with a recent trip by government leaders to Asia.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Florence Police Are Looking For Jewelry Theives
The guys you see in this picture have sticky fingers. Florence police say they walked into Grogan Jewelers and stole jewelry.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Lauderdale Commissioners and Florence Council to Discuss EMS Contract
After one year of providing emergency medical assistance, the contract with Shoals Ambulance Service in Lauderdale County is up for renewal.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Montgomery Advertiser
The Eats Beat: Small town BBQ stand wins state bracket
With more than 21,000 votes cast in this year's Alabama Barbecue Bracket, Smokin' on the Boulevard can proudly proclaim its title as Alabama's best ribs and Ultimate Barbecue Champion.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Florence mom says she was pressed to confess in infant's death
An Alabama woman accused of killing her infant son a decade ago in eastern Pennsylvania has alleged that she was duped into meeting with police last summer and pressured to confess even though she was innocent.
Woman's body found at marina in Muscle Shoals
The victim has not been identified. Authorities said the body is that of a middle-aged female and has been in the water for an extended period of time.
US: Hillshire Brands to close breakfast foods plant
US food group Hillshire Brands has announced it will close a plant in Alabama making breakfast foods, with the loss of 1,100 jobs.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Have you seen these men? Florence Police want your help finding theft suspects
Do you recognize the men in these photos? They are suspects in a theft case, according to the Florence Police Department.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Horse Feathers: Portland indie-folk band's singer talks first Alabama ...
Back in high school, eventual Horse Feathers mastermind Justin Ringle had a dubbed cassette someone had given him, with indie jams from Neutral Milk Hotel on one side and Quasi on the other, in his car stereo for about a year.
Hillshire Announces Shutdown of Florence Plant
In a news release, The Hillshire Brands Company announced that it will discontinue all production at its Florence, Ala.
The Newtown Bee
Porco's Karate Representatives Go Through Intense Training At Clinic
Master Michael Porco, Sr and Master Michael Porco, Jr, from Porco's Karate Academy in Sandy Hook, recently attended the 25th Masters' Clinic held by the World Tang Soo Do Association .
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Florence Police Continue Search for Bank Robber
Police say this man is responsible for robbing the Bank Independent on Darby Drive on March 22. Investigators say the man walked into the bank and robbed the clerk.
Lauderdale Authorities Declare War on Heroin After Three Die
In the last 10 days the city has seen an alarming rise in the number of deaths from the drug.
Marshals Arrest Second Suspect in Florence Shooting
The U.S. Marshal Gulf Coast Fugitive Task Force arrested a second man wanted in connection with a drive-by shooting in Florence.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Florence man asked in a BIG way. She said yes. Our hearts went pitter-patter.
Tommy Puckett of Florence rented this billboard on Seminary Street to propose to Tara Norris.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
NW Alabama Foster Grandparent Program Celebrates 40-Years
A volunteer program is marking its 40th year of service in northwest Alabama, and it's a group of unsung heroes who are shaping the minds of tomorrow.