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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

Winston County Teacher Fired Monday for Sex with Student

Winston County Teacher Fired Monday for Sex with Student
February 28, 2017
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Winston County schools terminated a teacher on Monday morning. The male teacher was charged specifically with Second Degree Rape, Burglary, …Read More

Florence Physician’s License Suspended

Florence Physician’s License Suspended
January 24, 2017
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The Alabama Board of Medical Examiners in Montgomery has suspended the license of a Florence physician. Sources at the board …Read More

The Rock Bridge Canyon Equestrian Park in Deep Financial Trouble

The Rock Bridge Canyon Equestrian Park in Deep Financial Trouble
December 26, 2016
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Rock Bridge Canyon is a natural wonder that lies just outside the town of Hodges. Some years ago, the Franklin …Read More

Statement from Hodges Mayor on Rock Bridge Canyon Equestrian Trail

Statement from Hodges Mayor on Rock Bridge Canyon Equestrian Trail
December 24, 2016
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This is an ongoing story, and next week PNS will have an update on the lawsuit that closed the park. …Read More

Florence District 1 Update

Florence District 1 Update
December 14, 2016
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From Councilwoman Kaytrina P. Simmons: Greetings to all. It’s such a busy time of the year for everyone.  I would …Read More

Former Candidate Files Suit Against Sheffield Police

Former Candidate Files Suit Against Sheffield Police
December 3, 2016
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PNS has learned that former Sheffield City Council candidate Sebastian Blu DeVaughn has filed a civil rights suit against the …Read More

Florence District 4 Update from Michelle Eubanks

Florence District 4 Update from Michelle Eubanks
December 2, 2016
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First, many thanks for your confidence in me to lead District 4. I’ve spent a great deal of time since …Read More

UNA Faces Another Discrimination Suit

UNA Faces Another Discrimination Suit
November 24, 2016
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Exclusive to PNS: The U. S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commissions (EEOC) served the University of North Alabama notification for a …Read More

UNA Employee Sues for Racial Discrimination – Update

UNA Employee Sues for Racial Discrimination – Update
November 6, 2016
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Update: Both UNA and Mitchell have been given a November 21st deadline to either end the lawsuit or advance to …Read More

David Randall Nix Questioned in Shawn Childers’ Disappearance

David Randall Nix Questioned in Shawn Childers’ Disappearance
October 2, 2016
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While there has been no official word from the Childers family on the outcome of Saturday morning’s massive search for …Read More

Haddock & Four Council Members Object of Ethics Complaint

Haddock & Four Council Members Object of Ethics Complaint
September 20, 2016
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Andrew Sorrell owns Gold, Guns, & Guitars on Florence Boulevard. The 30 year old Sorrell also wants to sell fireworks–something …Read More

“Lilly” Copeland Had Been Missing Since August 4th

“Lilly” Copeland Had Been Missing Since August 4th
September 2, 2016
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Her legal name was Chrysty Lynn Copeland, but she called herself Lilly. According to her Facebook page, the 39 year …Read More

Body Found on Helton Drive ID’d

Body Found on Helton Drive ID’d
September 2, 2016
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Florence Police have identified the body found near the south end of Helton Drive earlier this week as Chrysty Lynn …Read More

Killen Diner Burns. Owner Retires?

Killen Diner Burns. Owner Retires?
July 3, 2016
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The Killen Diner has been a fixture in that east Lauderdale town for approximately 30 years; however, when it closed …Read More

Alabama-made Motus Motorcycles a Part of New Series on AMC Channel

Alabama-made Motus Motorcycles a Part of New Series on AMC Channel
June 25, 2016
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Press Release: Motus, the maker of America’s only premium brand of sport-touring motorcycles and proprietary V4 engines based in Birmingham, …Read More

Florence Businessman Sues Bryan Robinson–Update

Florence Businessman Sues Bryan Robinson–Update
April 28, 2016
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Update: Killen financier Bryan Robinson failed to appear in court, and on Wednesday plaintiff Allan Neill was awarded a default …Read More

Third Lawsuit Filed Against Bryan Robinson

Third Lawsuit Filed Against Bryan Robinson
April 6, 2016
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Bryan Robinson, would-be financial guru, has again been sued in Lauderdale County. Robinson’s current office is located in the Greater …Read More

Alabama Has Country’s Highest Rate of Teacher-Student Sex

Alabama Has Country’s Highest Rate of Teacher-Student Sex
March 23, 2016
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According to statistics for 2014, the last year for which such figures are available, the state of Alabama has the …Read More

UNA Instructor Fired for Sexual Harassment

UNA Instructor Fired for Sexual Harassment
February 13, 2016
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Eddie Elsey Jr., a professor at the University of North Alabama, has been terminated for sexual harassment related to one …Read More

Goodbye Channel 15?

Goodbye Channel 15?
January 27, 2016
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Channel 15 hasn’t really been local in years, but now it may not be around much longer in any form. …Read More

Who Is Bryan Robinson of “Provident Global Capital”?–2016 Update

Who Is Bryan Robinson of “Provident Global Capital”?–2016 Update
January 27, 2016
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In December 2015, the Alabama Securities Commission acted on complaints from three investors and issued a “Cease & Desist” order …Read More

State Senator Larry Stutts Sued for Malpractice

State Senator Larry Stutts Sued for Malpractice
December 10, 2015
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Greta Cooper, along with her husband Matt, are suing Dr. Larry Stutts, Gentiva Home Health, and nurses Becky Duncan and …Read More