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FLORENCE, Ala. – The Florence Planning Commission met Tuesday evening to discuss the future of a new hospital in the city.
City employee wellness clinic opens 8 hours ago
FLORENCE -- A wellness and preventive health care office for city employees and their covered dependents is open for business.
Motorcyclist critical after chase leads to wreck 9 hours ago
A man remains in critical condition after crashing his motorcycle during a weekend high-speed chase in Lauderdale County, authorities said.
Marker honors former councilman 10 hours ago
FLORENCE -- A marker will be unveiled Tuesday morning honoring the late Welton Reynolds, who was the first black elected to the City Council.
Gas prices on the rise 11 hours ago
The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline rose again statewide this week, according to an online service that gauges gas prices.
UNA looking for fans to wear purple 12 hours ago
FLORENCE — The UNA athletic department is asking fans to wear purple on Fridays this fall to show their UNA spirit.
September First Fridays this week Yesterday at 11:55AM
FLORENCE — The September installment of First Fridays is Friday in downtown Florence. The September activities will be centered on celebrating the area's first responders.
Caregiver conference planned for Sept. 16 Yesterday at 10:51AM
FLORENCE — The Caring for the Caregiver conference is set for Sept. 16 at Crosspoint Church of Christ.
Colbert Commission holds budget hearing Tuesday Yesterday at 10:41AM
TUSCUMBIA -- Colbert County commissioners will hold their final budget hearing at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the commission meeting room on the first floor of the courthouse.
Riverhill stresses sugar consumption awareness this week Yesterday at 9:54AM
ST. FLORIAN — Sugar Awareness Week is underway at Riverhill School.
Shoals Symphony tickets available now Yesterday at 9:44AM
FLORENCE — The Shoals Symphony at UNA begins its concert season Oct. 2 with tickets available four different ways.
Nevada congressman hospitalized after heart attack 14 minutes ago
A spokesman says U.S. Rep. Cresent Hardy of Nevada is recovering after suffering a heart attack.
Ex-aide poised to replace convicted Pennsylvania prosecutor 24 minutes ago
Pennsylvania lawmakers are poised to replace the state's convicted ex-attorney general with her former top deputy.
Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallying Christians in Boston 24 minutes ago
The son of famed evangelist Billy Graham is holding a mass prayer rally in Boston as part of a 50-state tour to urge evangelicals to vote.
There they are: 52 Miss America contestants in Atlantic City 54 minutes ago
There they are: the 52 Miss America contestants, on the Atlantic City Boardwalk.
The Latest on tropical storms (all times EDT):
Beachgoers, boat captains and business owners on North Carolina's Outer Banks warily eyed a potent tropical weather system Monday that could rain out one of the last busy weeks of the summer.
A neighbor from his Huntsville neighborhood describes seeing Hardy gathering up his belongings the night before.
Justice Department lawyers investigating police agencies for claims of racial discrimination and excessive force are increasingly turning up a different problem: officers' interactions with the …
Family and friends gathered Monday night to remember three young people killed in a two-vehicle wreck near Athens late Sunday.
People on North Carolina's Outer Banks are warily watching two tropical weather systems that could rain out one of the last busy weeks of the summer tourist season. The first system is likely to …
FLORENCE, Ala. – The warning bells have been rung in Lauderdale County. Jail overcrowding has reached the point in which a plan has to be instituted, or more prisoners will have to be released. In …
FLORENCE, Ala. – The Shoals area is no stranger to seeing famous musicians, but the instrument of choice is not usually a baseball bat. This weekend, The White Stripes frontman Jack White could …
Sex offender caught on campus of Brooks High School; had been doing electrical work at Lauderdale County Schools 8/26/2016
KILLEN, Ala. – The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office says a school resource officer caught a registered sex offender on the Brooks High School campus Thursday. It turns out the man has worked …
FLORENCE, Ala. – Five years ago this past April, a nation rallied around Alabama after tornadoes ripped through several communities. Local volunteer organizations are now rallying behind Louisiana, …
FLORENCE, Ala. – Following the path as to how synthetic marijuana is hitting the streets of Florence, drug task force agents said they have found the likely supplier. Packs of potpourri, designed …
TUSCUMBIA, Ala. – Four years ago, an 88-year-old Tuscumbia man was found dead in his home, the victim of homicide. Since that hot August day, police have worked daily to bring …
TUSCUMBIA, Ala. – Two capital murder suspects were in court Tuesday morning in Colbert County. Erica Fox and Ronnie Credille are charged in the shooting death of Fox’s husband Jason more than one …
COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – A school system in northwest Alabama is taking a stand against cyber-bullying. It’s going as far as telling parents to file complaints with law enforcement for …
Marital problems, affair lead to killing in Muscle Shoals capital murder case, court documents show 8/22/2016
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Felony complaints have been filed in the capital murder arrests of Erica Fox and Ronnie Credille in Colbert County. The two are accused of conspiring to murder Fox’s husband …
Muscle Shoals Police say investigators worked tirelessly to bring 2 arrests in Jason Fox murder 8/21/2016
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Muscle Shoals Police Chief Robert Evans said investigators worked tirelessly to secure two arrests in the murder of 40-year-old Jason Fox. This weekend, two people were …
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MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Police and an anxious business owner need help identifying a possible theft suspect. Early Monday morning, cameras caught the man driving the silver Nissan pictued breaking …
KILLEN, Ala. – The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help identifying a thief. At noon on August 8, the man pictured pulled up to a home on County Road 103 in Killen like he owned …
TUSCUMBIA, Ala. – Police confirm someone robbed the TVA Community Credit Union on 6th Street in Tuscumbia on Wednesday. The incident happened just before 2 p.m. The Colbert County Sheriff’s …
FLORENCE, Ala. – The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office is trying to identify two women accused of using a stolen debit card. In mid-July, two women walked out of Walmart in Florence with a brand …
FLORENCE, Ala. – There’s a new tool when it comes to fighting crime across northwest Alabama. You might find it kind of surprising that it’s not in the hands of law enforcement, but the people …
RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. – Police are trying to identify a woman who forgot to pay for hundreds of dollars in merchandise from a store. We have one shot of her, but Russellville Police believe that will …
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. — The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office is searching for three theft suspects. It’s not often that thieves are bold enough to commit their crimes in the light of day. …
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. – On Tuesday, June 28, three men tried to use the dark of the night to burglarize a shed on County Road 8 in Greenhill. Little did they know, the home’s owner had them on …
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – On Saturday, June 25 investigators with Muscle Shoals Police said the man pictured to the right broke into a vehicle parked at Walmart. In broad daylight, he took a Verizon …
FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – In late May, a burglar broke into a popular eatery, stealing cash and food. The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department is asking for help in identifying this thief. Just …