NWAL Schedule

Cypress Creek car fatality identified…

March 6, 2015
_MG_4978

FLORENCE – This afternoon,the Florence Police Department released the identity of the person killed in the pre-dawn hours single-car accident on Highway 20. According to police the car, driven by an unidentified person who was admitted to ECM Hospital for his injuries, plunged into the ice-cold waters of Cypress Creek at 4:32 this morning. The […]


Body recovered in Cypress Creek… Police to release information later today

March 6, 2015
featured

FLORENCE – Florence Police divers have recovered the body of a car passenger who was trapped inside the car that plunged into Cypress Creek early this morning. They tried to get into the frigid waters early this morning, but the conditions were simply too harsh. So they came back about 2 o’clock this afternoon to […]


2015 Running Buck Wild Extreme 10k, 5k and Fun Run at Joe Wheeler State Park

March 6, 2015
buckIYR

ROGERSVILLE-The 2015 Extreme 10k, 5k and Fun Run will be held at Joe Wheeler State Park on March 21, 2015. Part of Alabama State Park’s Mission is to operate and maintain recreational facilities; and to extend the public’s knowledge of the state’s natural environment. We want to continue this mission and provide the public with […]


Discount Dan's Helen Keller Hospital Shoals Primary Care McCutcheon & Hamner Milner Rushing - Anna Claire
Imagine That Shoals MPE The Rak Park Place
P&K Western Wear NWAL

Do You Know This Woman?

March 6, 2015
shop1

FLORENCE-The Florence Police Department is trying to identify this woman.  She is a suspect in a credit card theft.  Here is what the police department is looking for: “Can you ID this suspect in a credit card theft? She is wearing a Deshler sweatshirt. If you know her or have any information about the crime […]


Divers Search For Occupant Of Car Submerged In Cypress Creek

March 6, 2015
featured

FLORENCE-The search for the car and driver that went into Cypress Creek at around 4 a.m. this morning continues. The Florence Marine Police Dive Team and members of the Florence Fire Rescue are sending divers into the water near the ramp where the car was believed to have  entered. Divers have entered the bitterly cold water in […]


BOLO Missing Person

March 6, 2015
bolo

FLORENCE-The Florence Police Department is looking for information on a man who has been missing since Monday, March 2, 2015. Matthew Thomas Grissom 26 from Florence has been missing for 5 days.  According to his family he was last seen around County Road 30 and Butler Creek. If you have any information please contact the […]


NWA AIRPORT. Live Weather Radar
Clear
Friday 03/06 0%
Clear
Clear. Lows overnight in the mid 20s.
Clear
Saturday 03/07 0%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 56F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Sunday 03/08 20%
Mostly Cloudy
A mix of clouds and sun early, then becoming cloudy later in the day. High 61F. Winds light and variable.
Chance of Rain
Monday 03/09 70%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers in the morning becoming a steady light rain in the afternoon. High around 55F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 70%.
Chance of Rain
Tuesday 03/10 60%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy with occasional rain showers. High near 60F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.

American Legion Post 31 Celebrates 96th Birthday

March 6, 2015
AMERICAN LEGION FEATURED

TUSCUMBIA-The American Legion Colbert County Memorial Post 31 will celebrate its 96th birthday have its annual birthday dinner on Monday, March 16th at 6:30 p.m. The birthday dinner will be held at the Church of Christ Annex at the corner of Main and 4th Streets in Tuscumbia. Veterans and their spouses/guests are invited to attend […]


Police searching Cypress Creek for car… Passenger believed to have succumbed

March 6, 2015
breaking news featured

FLORENCE – Emergency rescue crews are in the water and around the periphery of Cypress Creek for a person who was a passenger of a car that went into the water. The accident happened between 4:00am and 4:45. According to media reports, a person showed up at the front door of a house near the […]


Closings and delays for Friday, March 6 due to icy roads

March 6, 2015
closings and delays

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Due to the  bitterly cold temperatures some schools and businesses will have delayed starts and closures.  Here are delays and closings for Friday, March 6: CLOSINGS AND DELAYS FOR FRIDAY, MARCH 6: AAMU – Open at noon Friday ALCA Chapters 1 and 2 – “Building Bridges” workshop at Athens State University on Friday is CANCELLED Appletree […]


On The Rocks Aunt Bea's Champy's The Pie Factory Outback Steakhouse Imagine That Imagine That Ami's Ami's
contact us

Obituaries

Ask The Lawyer

Insurance Facts

Shoals Chamber of Commerce

New! Muscle Shoals Arrest Reports 02/12/15 – 02/25/15

March 6, 2015
muscle-shoals-police-featured

MUSCLE SHOALS-New Booking Photos from Muscle Shoals Police (Click Here). A defendant is presumed innocent of the charges, and it will be the government’s burden to prove a defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt at trial. Don’t judge. The Quad-Cities Daily publishes this public service.


Northeast Alabama Black Bears

March 6, 2015
11183355-large

MONTGOMERY-Confirmed black bear sightings have increased significantly during recent years in several counties in northeast Alabama. Black bear sightings are up because bear populations are increasing in Tennessee and Georgia, which forces individual bears to spread out in search of suitable habitat. Migrating bears from Georgia and Tennessee are establishing home ranges and maintaining breeding […]


Meow!

March 6, 2015
interesting facts featured

Whether your kitty meows or roars, it is a descendant of the Felis silvestris species, which is divided into the African wildcat, European wildcat and Steppe wildcat. A cat will almost never meow at another cat. Cats use this sound for their mothers and their human care-givers. The love of cats is called Ailurophilia. People […]


Ice In The South….60 to 0 In Ten Minutes

March 5, 2015
Photo by Sheri Wiggins

SHEFFIELD-We hunkered down during the worst of the ice event of Thursday, March 5.  A few of our friends ventured out from Tupelo, to Decatur…from Athens to Florence and sent us a few pictures of the ice event in their neighborhoods.  We share them with you here along with a few we managed to take […]


National Weather Service Issues A Special Weather Statement

March 5, 2015
icy roads

TENNESSEE VALLEY-A special weather statement has been issued by the National Weather Service, Huntsville, AL for the afternoon and evening of Thursday, March 5.  This statement is for all of North Alabama. …Dangerous road conditions will continue across the area tonight… Quite a bit of water and Ice will remain on area Roads tonight. With temperatures […]


Youth State Fish Art Contest Enters 17th Year

March 5, 2015
6a00d8341cc08553ef01539091051b970b

MONTGOMERY-The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR) has partnered for 17 years with Wildlife Forever to conduct the State Fish Art Contest. The contest requires student artists to depict a state fish. Prizes are awarded in four categories: K-3, 4-6, 7-9 and 10-12, with students in grades 4-12 writing a one-page essay about […]


Type O blood still in emergency short supply

March 5, 2015
BLOOD DRIVE

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Last week’s winter storms that rolled through the Southeast are still impacting the region’s blood supply, and LifeSouth Community Blood Centers continues to face a critical shortage of Type O blood. “We appreciate all of the people who came out to donate last week, especially those who had to brave the cold and ice,” […]


School CLOSINGS only for Thursday, March 5

March 5, 2015
school closings

TENNESSEE VALLEY-UPDATES:  Listing closings in the area for Thursday, March 5. CLOSINGS FOR THURSDAY, MARCH 5: Albertville City Schools – Closed Thursday Arab City Schools – closed Thursday Athens Bible School- closed Thursday Athens City Schools – closed  Thursday Athens State University – closed  Thursday, March 5 Bethel Baptist School – closed Thursday Bethlehem Christian Academy – […]


Blistering Cold and Chance For Ice Delays And Closings for Thursday , March 5

March 5, 2015
closings and delays

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Due to the threat of severe weather there have been several closings and delays throughout the area.   CLOSINGS AND DELAYS FOR THURSDAY, MARCH 5: AAMU – Open at noon Albertville City Schools – Closed Thursday Arab City Schools – closed Thursday Athens City Schools – delayed 3 hours Thursday Athens State University – opening 1pm Thursday Bethel […]