Politician on purple potty to urge Athenians to help ‘flush away cancer’

April 21, 2014
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ATHENS-Mayor Ronnie Marks did not hesitate when asked to sit on a portable purple potty right on the Athens Utilities lawn.   Ina Holland, Relay for Life – Limestone County event chairwoman, said Marks may have been looking forward to it.   “I saw him a few weeks before at Swamp John’s (city team fundraiser), […]


Cops On Top….Raising Money For Special Olympics

April 21, 2014
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ATHENS-The Athens Police Department is going up in the air to help Alabama Special Olympics. Lt. Daniel McNatt said Athens will partner with the Limestone County Sheriff’s Department on April 25 and 26 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. both days at the Athens Wal-Mart for Cops on Top. Officers will be on a scissor […]


New! Florence Arrest Reports 04/08/14 – 04/15/14

April 21, 2014
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FLORENCE-New Booking Photos from Florence 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.


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Search Warrant Executed In Hartselle…..Two Arrested

April 20, 2014
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HARTSELLE-On Wednesday, April 16 the Morgan County  Sheriff’s Department  executed a search warrant on 17 SE Cryer  Road  in Hartselle.  Here is how the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office described the incident: “On Wednesday April 16, 2014, the Morgan County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant on 17 SE Cryer Road, Hartselle, Al. after a […]


New ! Marion County Arrest Reports 0303/31/14 – 04/17/14

April 20, 2014
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MARION COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Marion  County Sheriff (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.


Child Support And Social Security

April 20, 2014
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I wrote an article two weeks ago and child support and social security.  At the time that I submitted the article, I liked it.  When I read it, I realized that I had included too much information and it didn’t make the points that I thought important.  Here’s my second try.   First, if you […]


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“Music Makes The World Go Around”…. Sheffield Sings

April 20, 2014
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SHEFFIELD-It is that time of year again when all in Sheffield Sing.  Yes the Annual Sheffield Education Foundation’s number one fundraiser, “Sheffield Sings”.  Also on this night of music The Foundation will present a Registry of Honor Inductions. This event will take place in the Sheffield High School Auditorium, 2800 19th Avenue in Sheffield on […]


New! Franklin County Arrest Reports 03/31/14 – 04/08/14

April 19, 2014
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FRANKLIN COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Franklin County Sheriff (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.


Spring Quarterly Meeting of The Tennessee Valley Historical Society

April 19, 2014
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TUSCUMBIA-The Tennessee Valley Historical Society’s Spring Quarterly Meeting will be held on Sunday, 27 April 2014 at 2:30 p.m. in the Helen Keller Public Library Conference Room located at 511 N. Main Street in Tuscumbia. Lee Freeman, Florence-Lauderdale Public Library’s Local History/Genealogy Dept. Head will deliver a power-point presentation: Servants of the Gray: Pro-Southern Blacks […]


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Spring Planting for Wildlife

April 19, 2014
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MONTGOMERY-Planting for wildlife is often seen as simply planting a green field with cool-season crops, such as wheat, oats and clover, in the fall just prior to the opening of deer season. These plots are easy to plant and maintain, and do a great job of easing the stresses of food shortages after the fall […]


Is Your Tree Sick? Or Dying?

April 19, 2014
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Trees are beautiful additions to any property—if they’re healthy, that is. Unhealthy trees can shed limbs or topple over, harming your home or family members along the way. But just because a tree isn’t looking its best doesn’t mean it’s a goner. Learn the symptoms of sick and dead trees so you can choose the […]


Dean’s Speaker Series At Alabama A&M Continues With April Speaker Randy Lycans

April 19, 2014
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HUNTSVILLE-The Dean’s Speaker Series will be held at Alabama A&M will be held Thursday, April 24, 2014 in the Arthur J. Bond Hall room 233 at Alabama A&M University.  The April keynote speaker will be Randy Lycans with a student presentation by Amina Obe.   Randy Lycans is General Manager (GM) of Jacobs Engineering and […]


Huntsville Police Need Your Help Locating Missing Teen

April 18, 2014
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HUNTSVILLE-The Huntsville Police are asking for the public’s help to find a missing girl.  Taylor West, age 14 is missing from Bass Circle in Huntsville.  She is white 5’0″and weighs about 90 pounds. West’s  family tells investigators that Taylor often goes to the skate park off Cleveland Avenue, the area near Big Spring Park and the Von Braun […]


Morgan County Deputy Arrested On 2nd Assault Charges….Statement Issued By Morgan County Sheriff Franklin

April 18, 2014
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HUNTSVILLE-The investigation into the shooting that took place this past Tuesday, April 15th at Wal-Mart has concluded. The shooting incident was between an off-duty Morgan County Sheriff’s Deputy,Brian Fullford and a man with outstanding warrants for Felony Burglary in Morgan County, David Horton. According to the investigation Deputy Fullford attempted to arrest Horton he (Horton) […]


Sheffield Blotter Police Reports 04/05/14 – 04/13/14

April 18, 2014
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04/05/14: Theft of Property 2nd Street in Sheffield.  Taken a bag of Cheetos’ chips 04/06/14: Unlawful Breaking and Entering a Vehicle at Hellen Keller Hospital in Sheffield.  Taken from 1998 Nissan Quest a Tan purse with brass buckles value $50.00. 14 Loricet tabs, 14 Xanax tabs, a CB&S check book and a Social Security Card. […]


Call For Entries For The 2014 Alabama Renaissance Faire Poster

April 18, 2014
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FLORENCE-Call for entries for the design of the Alabama Renaissance Faire 2014.  Submit the winning design and win $500.00. Listed below are the rules and regulations.   Give it your best shot and you could walk away with $500.00.  Entry fee is $10.00 and you can make check payable to Renaissance Faire.  If mailed as […]


Car Chase Through Decatur…..One Arrested

April 18, 2014
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DECATUR-The Decatur Police Department attempted a routine traffic stop and a man attempted to flee Officers.  Here is how the Decatur Police Department describe these events: “SYNOPSIS OF OFFENSE & ARREST: On April 16, 2014, members of the Decatur Police Department’s Anti-Crime Unit and Organized Crime Unit were patrolling in the area of East Acres […]


New! Morgan County Arrest Reports 04/07/14 – 04/15/14

April 18, 2014
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MORGAN COUNTY-New Booking Photos from Morgan County Sheriff (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.