Brooks High School Student in Custody for Sending Threatening EmailNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
This Place in Florence, Alabama is Offering a Unique Blend of Soul Food and Vintage RecordsDarrell PryorNewsBreak Contributor
This Place in Florence Offers a Feast of Flavors: Discover Unmatched Brisket and Smoked DelicaciesDarrell PryorNewsBreak Contributor
This Place in Florence, AL, is Offering Classic American Flavors with a TwistDarrell PryorNewsBreak Contributor
This Place in Florence Is Offering Unforgettable Mexican Culinary Experience with Affordable PriceDarrell PryorNewsBreak Contributor
Experience the Magic of the 2023 Florence Christmas Parade!
🎄🎅🏻 Get ready to immerse yourself in the holiday spirit at the 2023 Florence Christmas Parade presented by Bank Independent! Happening on Thu, Dec 07 from 7pm - 9pm, this magical event will take place at the Historic Downtown Florence Court Street, Florence, AL 35630.
One-bedroom apartment rents in the Shoals has shown an increase in the last year
FLORENCE, Ala. (WAFF) -New surveys are showing that rent is rising in the Shoals area. Those surveys show that rent for a one bedroom apartment in Florence is up between 30 and 40 percent from last year. Florence resident Augie Erbe has been renting the same apartment for three years...
This Place in Florence Offers Hearty BBQ Sandwich Plates with a Southern Twist
306 Barbecue in Florence is a popular spot for delicious American BBQ cuisine. The menu has a wide range of BBQ dishes, perfect for those who love Southern flavors. The portions are generous too. Let's take a closer look at one of its famous dishes and a possible article topic.
This Place in Florence, Alabama is Offering a Unique Blend of Soul Food and Vintage Records
I visited Soul: Wingery & Records in Florence, Alabama. It's a unique dining experience that combines delicious soulful cuisine with a passion for vintage records. I visited this establishment that is proudly Black-owned and Veteran-owned. They are known for their comforting American dishes and eclectic record collection. Let me share why this place is a must-visit.
Sheffield's first Mr. Football winner Radarious Jackson has SEC offers, may commit in spring
NASHVILLE – Radarious Jackson has thought quite a bit about what the next few months will hold. In addition to making a trip to Knoxville for Tennessee football's Junior Day, the Sheffield High star wide receiver has thought about announcing his football commit sometime in the spring. "That's the...
Keller Hospital gives community chance to test-drive robotic surgery system
SHEFFIELD — Ever wondered how robotic surgery works?. Well, now is your chance to get hands-on experience. Helen Keller Hospital is hosting a Robotic Surgery Showcase on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This free community event will allow attendees to operate the da Vinci XI Surgical System...
This Place in Florence is Offering Authentic Italian Flavors: Discover the 'Godfather' Calzone
I went to Lil Capones Italian Bar and Grill in Florence and tried their amazing Italian cuisine. The dishes were so delicious that they have received rave reviews from customers. This restaurant has amazing service, a cozy atmosphere, and delicious food. It's a popular choice for families, couples, and friends.
Today the gas price is close to $2.79 in Cherokee as of 2023-12-04. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.242, a week ago the price is $3.250 , according to AAA.
Weekly Safety Report: Indictment and Sentencing in Colbert County, Alabama
Two incidents occurred in Colbert County, Alabama this week. In the first incident, Dedrick Pride was indicted for the murder of Thomas Hairell in Sheffield. Pride is currently in jail awaiting an arraignment hearing. In the second incident, Marlan Phillips, a Tuscumbia man, was sentenced to life in prison for murdering Jennifer Parrish, the mother of his child. Phillips pleaded guilty to murder, citing mental health and drug issues as contributing factors.
Muscle Shoals Police Officer Suspended Following Domestic Violence Investigation
A Muscle Shoals Police officer is currently on administrative leave following an arrest on domestic violence charges. The officer, identified as 46-year-old Jeffrey Clifton, is facing third-degree domestic violence charges. The incident is being thoroughly investigated by the police department.
It’s Dicken’s Y’all!
TUSCUMBIA – “It’s a Dickens Christmas, Y’all” returns to downtown Tuscumbia on Saturday, December 9, from 10am-4pm. The free downtown festival will have Dickens characters, carolers and brass bands along Main Street throughout the day. Expect “snow”, carriage rides, trolley tours, Victorian dancers, an arts and crafts market tent, petting zoo, food vendors, and themed specials at downtown shops and eateries.
The Matter of Seconds
FLORENCE — Minutes – or even seconds – can matter in an unpredictable medical emergency. Heart conditions are very common and events can strike at random. With temperatures often climbing higher rapidly in north Alabama, heart events become even more likely. According to the University of North...
Holiday Tour of Homes
SHOALS – CARINGPLACE of the Shoals ushers in the 2023 Holiday Season with an enchanted tour of homes. The following homeowners will graciously open their beautifully decorated homes to the community on Friday, December 8 from 5–9 pm and Saturday, December 9 from 2–7pm. Homes in Florence:
The Tishomingo County Sheriff's Office is hosting a toy drive
The Sheriff's Office toy drive is December 9th. They are asking for new or wrapped toys for kids in their local Child Protection Services Department.
Ground Broken at Reservation
SHEFFIELD – Bank Independent officially broke ground on its new operations center in Muscle Shoals in mid-November. The state-of-the-art facility represents a major investment in the bank’s infrastructure and long-term growth strategy. The operations center will allow Bank Independent to better serve its growing customer base across North Alabama with advanced technology and expanded capacity.
Alabama High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Live Streams in Colbert County Today - December 4
High school basketball competition in Colbert County, Alabama is on the schedule today, and info on these matchups is available below, if you're looking for how to stream them. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!
This Panda Express in Florence Offers a Unique Twist on Chinese Cuisine with Dishes
I went to Panda Express in Florence. It's located at 2851 Florence Blvd. They have a lot of Chinese-inspired fast food options. The restaurant has received mixed reviews. Some customers praised its cleanliness and food quality, while others complained about the customer service and freshness of the meals.
Lions women's basketball roll past Fisk in dominant fashion, 95-60
The University of North Alabama women's basketball team returned to its winning ways at CB&S Bank Arena inside Flowers Hall Tuesday night, as the Lion led wire-to-wire in a 95-60 win against the Fisk Lady Bulldogs for their third win of the season. Five Lions scored in double figures for...
Weekly Safety Report: Assault, Theft, and Drug Charges Hit Florence, Alabama
This week in Florence, Alabama, there were three notable incidents. First, the Florence Police Department responded to an assault call at an apartment on Mill Ridge Drive. A female victim reported being struck in the head with a hammer by Joanna Welborn, an acquaintance who had asked for pain medication. Second, a home health care worker named Kelli Pitts was arrested and indicted for possession of a forged instrument and theft of property. The charges stemmed from an incident in 2022 when Pitts was assigned to work for a Florence patient. Lastly, a Florence man and three individuals from Mexico, including two who were in the country illegally, were indicted on drug charges related to the distribution of methamphetamine.
Music HOF Hosts Concert
TUSCUMBIA – Colbert County Tourism and the Alabama Music Hall of Fame announce the return of the Shoals Holiday Concert for its second consecutive year. This festive event promises an evening of exceptional music featuring Grammy-nominated artists, Mark Narmore and Bobby Tomberlin, joined by Tess Frizell, a distinguished member of one of country music’s most legendary families.