Republican Tim Melson formally announces plans to seek state Senate District 1 seat
Republican Tim Melson is part of a crowded field seeking to fill the seat held by Tammy Irons, D-Florence, who has said she will not seek another term.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
ALDI to Host Job Fair Wednesday in Florence
A grocery store chain will host a job fair this week to find employees for its Florence store and new Muscle Shoals location coming soon.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Lauderdale County Woman Takes Advantage Of Disabled Man
Investigators with the Lauderdale County District Attorney's office arrested a Florence woman accused of stealing more than $1,000 from a disabled man.
One of Sunday's Oscar winners has Alabama ties
Adruitha Lee, who won the Oscar for best makeup and hairstyling with Robin Mathews for their work in "Dallas Buyers Club," formerly worked as a hairstylist in the Muscle Shoals area, an old friend of hers told AL.com in an email.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
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ATHENS, Ala. The Mississippi Division 17 of the American Bass Anglers Weekend Bass Series will hold its second tournament of the season March 15, 2014, on Pickwick Lake.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Gov. Robert Bentley to visit Shoals for economic recovery tour, Alabama Music Hall of Fame...
Gov. Robert Bentley will visit with Shoals leaders, residents and small business owners on Friday afternoon during his statewide Road to Economic Recovery Tour.
Nathan Pitts of The Bear 'inspired' to work around so many artists pursuing passion in the Shoals
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Our podcast interview series "Ram It, Jam It" features an informal, conversational format with Tuscaloosa and regional artists in open, honest conversations about each them including what they're up to, a focus on their relationship to Tuscaloosa, their childhoods, their introduction to music and much more.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Billy Reid's blanket coverage for the stylish man appeals to both sexes
That's because Reid, who was raised in Louisiana and bases his business in Florence, Ala., with thriving stores in Houston, Dallas and Austin, gets a kick out of designing coats and other outerwear.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
2014 Alabama Music Hall of Fame Induction is sold-out, but here's how you can watch it
Civil Wars singer/songwriter John Paul White will host the 2014 Alabama Music Hall of Fame Induction Banquet.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Damage Reports & Photos: Thursday Night Storms
Winds produced by the Thursday night storm system reached speeds in excess of 60 mph, knocking down trees and utility poles, among other damage.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Shoals Authorities Need Help Identifying Car Burglars
The Florence Police Department and the Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office are searching for two men responsible for a string of burglaries in Florence and St. Florian.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Belle Chevre's Tasia Malakasis makes Southern Living's most stylish list
Southern Living magazine has rounded up what it says are the region's most stylish people, including Elkmont's own Tasia Malakasis.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
John Paul White talks about St. Paul & the Broken Bones, signed to Alabama's Single Lock Records
Top: John Paul White, best known for his work with The Civil Wars, is a co-founder of Single Lock Records, a new label based in the Shoals.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Police search for Florence theft suspect
Police are searching for a suspect in connection with a burglary that happened at a Florence home.
Florence police searching for missing endangered woman
The police department's Facebook page states 64-year-old Judith Collins was last heard from at 3:15 p.m. Thursday.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
Florence Police Search For Man Who Robbed Chevron Gas Station
Florence police are searching for the man you see in this surveillance picture. Officers believe he is responsible for the Chevron gas station robbery that happened on Feb. 2. Officers believe the male is about 5 feet 6 inches tall and wearing a black hooded shirt, dark blue jean-style pants and dark shoes.
Wed Feb 05, 2014
Renovations underway at Florence Mall; shopping center to welcome new U.S. retailer this spring
If you drop by Florence's only enclosed shopping mall between now and summertime, don't be alarmed by missing ceiling tiles, bright yellow caution tape or makeshift hard hat zones.