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Possible Tuberculosis Outbreak at Bullock Correctional Facility

Possible Tuberculosis Outbreak at Bullock Correctional Facility
May 16, 2017
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On Monday morning, state medical personnel began the gargantuan task of testing each inmate at the Bullock Correctional Facility for …Read More

UNA’s Butler Cain to Run for Congress

UNA’s Butler Cain to Run for Congress
May 12, 2017
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Butler Cain, originally from Huntsville, is currently employed at UNA. He’s also a Democrat. He’s also seeking to be this …Read More

Born in Lauderdale; Live Longer?

Born in Lauderdale; Live Longer?
May 8, 2017
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The average lifespan in the U.S. is just short of 79 years. Unfortunately, Shoals area citizens’ expected life span isn’t …Read More

How to PROPERLY Prune Crepe Myrtles

How to PROPERLY Prune Crepe Myrtles
May 6, 2017
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Remember, they’re trees, so don’t commit crepe murder!

Launch of Alabama Bicentennial Celebration

Launch of Alabama Bicentennial Celebration
May 2, 2017
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From Gov. Ivey: Alabama Governor Kay Ivey will help the city of Mobile raise the first flag for the commemoration …Read More

A Sad End…

A Sad End…
April 30, 2017
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To a one-time shopping mecca:

If You Took These Online Courses, You’re Off Hook for Student Loans

April 28, 2017
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If you took certain online college courses in Alabama between 2010-2014, your federal student loans will be forgiven. Here’s the …Read More

Just What Can North Korea Hit with its Missile Systems?

Just What Can North Korea Hit with its Missile Systems?
April 26, 2017
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Something everyone should watch:

Have You Seen the New Jack’s Commercial?

Have You Seen the New Jack’s Commercial?
April 21, 2017
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Now that’s advertising!

Jimmy Shaw First Local Florence Superintendent Since Rufus Hibbett

Jimmy Shaw First Local Florence Superintendent Since Rufus Hibbett
April 21, 2017
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Last night the Florence City School Board selected board employee Dr. Jimmy Shaw as the city’s new superintendent. Shaw is …Read More

Hungry, exhausted and ready for their close-up: The birds are arriving on Dauphin Island

Hungry, exhausted and ready for their close-up: The birds are arriving on Dauphin Island
April 12, 2017
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From Our News Partner: DAUPHIN ISLAND – It’s a matter of life and death these days on Dauphin Island – …Read More

Aunt of New Red Bay Mayor Files Ethics Complaint Against Unsuccessful Candidate Mike Shewbart – Update

Aunt of New Red Bay Mayor Files Ethics Complaint Against Unsuccessful Candidate Mike Shewbart – Update
April 12, 2017
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Update: Mike Shewbart has been cleared of any wrongdoing by the Alabama Ethics Commission. The commission did not elaborate on …Read More

Closed Hartselle Hospital does not meet VA Standards to be a Veterans Home

Closed Hartselle Hospital does not meet VA Standards to be a Veterans Home
April 1, 2017
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From Alabama Veterans’ Administration: Caring for our veterans is one of the most sacred duties one can perform on a …Read More

Bryant Heir Scoping Out Notre Dame Over Spring Break

Bryant Heir Scoping Out Notre Dame Over Spring Break
March 29, 2017
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…And says he may play for Clemson:  

FCC Takes Steps to Combat Cell Phones In Prisons

FCC Takes Steps to Combat Cell Phones In Prisons
March 24, 2017
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From Burt Scott Staggs: Federal officials took a step Thursday toward increasing safety in prisons by making it easier to …Read More

Florence School Board Member Resigns

Florence School Board Member Resigns
March 24, 2017
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Less than 24 hours after the Florence City School Board voted on accepting a bid to begin construction on a …Read More

Will Alabama Lose A Congressional Seat After 2020?

Will Alabama Lose A Congressional Seat After 2020?
March 23, 2017
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If congressional reapportionment were done today, Alabama would retain its seven congressional seats. Yet other states are gaining population at …Read More

Chuck & Gene…

Chuck & Gene…
March 22, 2017
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What better way to spend a lunch hour? Chuck Barris – 1929-2017 (Was Chuck Barris really a CIA agent? Would …Read More

Killen Town Council Meeting Comes to a Boil

Killen Town Council Meeting Comes to a Boil
March 21, 2017
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Ryan Blessing is a town council member in the small Lauderdale County town of Killen. He posted this on his …Read More

Little Bobby Bat Ears…

Little Bobby Bat Ears…
March 19, 2017
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Was found under a lemon tree in Melbourne, Australia, and taken to a cat rescue where carers discovered he had …Read More

Before John Prine Sang It…

Before John Prine Sang It…
March 18, 2017
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Chuck Berry made a hit of it:

Mahouts Elephant Foundation Becomes Finalist For €30,000 Conservation Project Grant

Mahouts Elephant Foundation Becomes Finalist For €30,000 Conservation Project Grant
March 18, 2017
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From Our News Partner: Mahouts Elephant Foundation (MEF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of Asian elephants. …Read More

Attack of the Radioactive Killer Boars…

Attack of the Radioactive Killer Boars…
March 11, 2017
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And you thought the ones at the Florence Sportsplex were a problem: Japan’s Radioactive Killer Boars

Update on UNA Discrimination Suits

Update on UNA Discrimination Suits
March 10, 2017
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 From a very concerned citizen… I have been following this story and trying to understand why the only coverage something …Read More