Business

Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day at Sonic

Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day at Sonic
March 16, 2018
Business

If your idea of a St. Patrick’s Day celebration is something more sedate than a drunken brawl, you might want …Read More

Remaining Winn-Dixie Markets in State Will Probably Close

Remaining Winn-Dixie Markets in State Will Probably Close
March 16, 2018
Business

Many remember Winn-Dixie’s presence in the area fondly. The name was common across the Shoals after the chain purchased the …Read More

Toys “R” Us Closing for Good?

Toys “R” Us Closing for Good?
March 10, 2018
Business

Update: Multiple sources are saying Toys “R” Us and its co-retailer Babies “R” Us will close all outlets, probably as …Read More

Alabama’s Physicians Contribute Billions to State Financial Health

Alabama’s Physicians Contribute Billions to State Financial Health
March 1, 2018
Business

From AAMA: MONTGOMERY – Alabama’s more than 8,700 patient care physicians fulfill a vital role in the state’s economy by …Read More

The Bricks Inn Now Open

The Bricks Inn Now Open
February 25, 2018
Business

The Bricks Inn & Restaurant officially opened February 19th. Founded by Trent and Michele Stephenson, the beautiful historic building (in …Read More

Alabama Exports Set New Record in 2017

Alabama Exports Set New Record in 2017
February 23, 2018
Business

From Governor’s Office: MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey has announced that Alabama exports reached a record $21.7 billion in 2017, powered …Read More

Applebee’s to Close 80 Eateries

Applebee’s to Close 80 Eateries
February 21, 2018
Business

Last year the casual dining icon Applebee’s announced it would close up to 135 stores; by the end of 2017, …Read More

Bi-Lo to Shutter at Least 200 Winn-Dixie Stores

Bi-Lo to Shutter at Least 200 Winn-Dixie Stores
February 17, 2018
Business

Supermarket giant Bi-Lo purchased the financially strapped Winn-Dixie chain in 2012; however, the company has never been able to turn …Read More

Taziki’s Ordered to Pay Back Wages

Taziki’s Ordered to Pay Back Wages
February 13, 2018
Business

From U.S. Dept. of Labor: After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division, Taziki’s Restaurants …Read More

Bank Independent breaks ground on 28th location

Bank Independent breaks ground on 28th location
February 2, 2018
Business

From Bank Independent: Sheffield, Ala. – Wednesday, January 31, 2018 – On Monday, January 29, Bank Independent executives were joined …Read More

Loretto Telephone Company Sold

Loretto Telephone Company Sold
January 13, 2018
Business

Press Release: SkyBest Holding Company, LLC of West Jefferson, North Carolina and Loretto Telecom are pleased to announce that the …Read More

Camping World Holdings Announces Initial List of Gander Outdoors Retail Store Locations Scheduled to Open in 2018

Camping World Holdings Announces Initial List of Gander Outdoors Retail Store Locations Scheduled to Open in 2018
January 12, 2018
Business

From Gander Outdoors: LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Gander Outdoors, formerly known as Gander Mountain, has announced the initial list of retail stores …Read More

60+ Sam’s Clubs to Close

60+ Sam’s Clubs to Close
January 12, 2018
Business

From Sam’s Club CEO: “Transforming our business means managing our real estate portfolio — we need a strong fleet of …Read More

Marco’s Pizza Now Open

Marco’s Pizza Now Open
December 23, 2017
Business

Marco’s Pizza opened Friday. They are located on Hwy. 72 across from Lackey’s Furniture. Phone: 256 980 3000 Address: 3250 Florence …Read More

310 New Jobs Coming to Lawrenceburg

310 New Jobs Coming to Lawrenceburg
December 20, 2017
Business

From Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce: The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce, Lawrenceburg Utility Systems, and local leaders joined the …Read More

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama appoints new president

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama appoints new president
November 10, 2017
Business

From BC/BS: Birmingham, AL — Tim Vines has been named President and Chief Operating Officer of    Blue Cross and Blue …Read More

New CRNP at Singing River Health Care

New CRNP at Singing River Health Care
August 3, 2017
Business

Emily Russell has joined Singing River Health Care as its Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. Miss Russell received her BSN from …Read More

Killen Man Gives Away AR-15s

Killen Man Gives Away AR-15s
July 5, 2017
Business

Zach Blenkensopp of Killen is causing quite a stir on the Internet. Blenkensopp, who states on his online bio that …Read More

Jay Leno Rides Alabama-made Motus Motorcycles

Jay Leno Rides Alabama-made Motus Motorcycles
August 1, 2016
Business

Press Release: Motus is an American motorcycle manufacturer based in Birmingham, Alabama that is starting to reach the big time. …Read More

What Local Businessman Is Among State’s Most Influential?

What Local Businessman Is Among State’s Most Influential?
May 9, 2016
Business

Today the Yellowhammer News named 14 Alabamians who are most influential in their home regions. The North Alabama Region is …Read More

Steak ‘n Shake Ready to Expand in Alabama

Steak ‘n Shake Ready to Expand in Alabama
March 19, 2016
Business

According to Steak ‘n Shake corporate offices, the state of Alabama is “mostly available for development” of new franchises.  About …Read More

The Shoals Chicken Finger Curse

The Shoals Chicken Finger Curse
March 3, 2016
Business

Another upscale Shoals restaurant has bitten the dust. Sperry’s lasted just three years in the Shoals market, while its two …Read More

Location of Proposed New Hibbett Building Now for Sale

Location of Proposed New Hibbett Building Now for Sale
December 5, 2015
Business

A local blog reported two weeks ago that the sign for Hibbett Patient Care’s new office/community center had been removed …Read More

DreamVision Ft. Worth

DreamVision Ft. Worth
February 9, 2015
Business

At a press conference in Ft. Worth, Texas, earlier today Rick Silanskas made public his plans for a theme park …Read More