A Step Back In Time

Good Intentions Don’t Always Mean The Results Are Going To Be The Desired Affect

Good Intentions Don’t Always Mean The Results Are Going To Be The Desired Affect
November 14, 2017
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In the state of Massachusetts, a “Fifteen Gallon Law” was enacted in 1838 as an early attempt to limit alcohol …Read More

How Many of These Did You Have…

How Many of These Did You Have…
June 3, 2017
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As you were growing up?

Wilson Dam School

Wilson Dam School
April 25, 2017
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It the school walls could talk…

A Great Look at the Rosenbaum Home

A Great Look at the Rosenbaum Home
April 22, 2017
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The restoration firm wanted to knock it down?

Tuscumbia Bicentennial Parade? Uh, No…

Tuscumbia Bicentennial Parade? Uh, No…
April 21, 2017
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We think they meant sesquicentennial parade:

The Village in Sheffield…

The Village in Sheffield…
April 20, 2017
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Florence Video – Who Knew?

Florence Video – Who Knew?
April 16, 2017
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You might know most of this…or maybe not…but we bet you learn something!

Naming the Shoals: Part IV – Tuscumbia

Naming the Shoals: Part IV – Tuscumbia
March 10, 2017
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The city of Tuscumbia is one of the oldest communities in the Shoals. It’s either the same age as Florence …Read More

Naming the Shoals: Part III — Muscle Shoals

Naming the Shoals: Part III — Muscle Shoals
February 11, 2017
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It was 1921 when Henry Ford visited Muscle Shoals. He proposed purchasing Wilson Dam for 5 million dollars and turning …Read More

Naming the Shoals: Part II – Florence

Naming the Shoals: Part II – Florence
February 6, 2017
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We last visited the City on the Bluff; now we’ll visit the Queen City. Not familiar with that appellation? That …Read More

Naming the Shoals: Part I – Sheffield

Naming the Shoals: Part I – Sheffield
January 16, 2017
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Cities and towns are like cats; they usually have an official name and a nickname. Say the “Big Apple” or …Read More

100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme

100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme
July 1, 2016
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One hundred years ago today, British troops launched an offensive that would last until November 18th, 1916. At the end …Read More

The Iconic Three-C Grill

The Iconic Three-C Grill
June 27, 2016
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When students left the campus of Florence State College at the end of the spring semester in 1958, they left …Read More

TRAVELOGUE ACROSS AMERICA – INSPIRED BY 1954 CHEVY VIDEO

TRAVELOGUE ACROSS AMERICA – INSPIRED BY 1954 CHEVY VIDEO
May 1, 2016
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Hi to all my Friends, THE OLD 1954 CHEVROLET VACATION VIDEO below really brings back great memories.  In the fall …Read More

Remember…

Remember…
December 7, 2015
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The Tennessee Valley Authority public safety officer reported for work as usual that Sunday afternoon. Instead of being met with …Read More

If You’re From the Shoals, You Probably Use Glad Wrap?

If You’re From the Shoals, You Probably Use Glad Wrap?
November 30, 2015
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This Thanksgiving one of the dinners I attended was a friends/neighbors affair. When a neighbor (originally from Arizona!) asked for …Read More

MEMORIES OF HISTORIC ROUTE 66

MEMORIES OF HISTORIC ROUTE 66
August 13, 2015
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Hi to all my Friends, RECENTLY, MY DAUGHTER, CYNTHIA, posted a photo taken as she and her husband, Steve, drove …Read More

Should We Remember This Hero?

Should We Remember This Hero?
June 29, 2015
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He never wanted to see a war that tore his homeland apart. His loyalties were divided, but ultimately he chose the …Read More

Jesse Walker Stutts & His “Eas-It” Elixir

Jesse Walker Stutts & His “Eas-It” Elixir
May 3, 2015
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If you walked down Court Street in Florence exactly 100 years ago, you would encounter the pharmacy belonging to Jesse …Read More