Muscle Shoals Mug Shots 08/24/17



Ask the Attorney: Is Bankruptcy right for me?

Ask the Attorney Columnist James Irby

We’ve received a lot of questions from the last article about Bankruptcy. So, we figured we’d take a few minutes to answer some of those questions. If you have some of your own questions, call JAMES IRBY, 256.766.7778, because we can help you.

1. Can bankruptcy […]

Have you seen this man? Police need your help


FLORENCE–Police are asking members of the public if they can help identify the man in the above photo.


Arrest made as ex-boyfriend reportedly tried to run over victim

Dewayne Moore

FLORENCE–Authorities have arrested a Florence man after a domestic incident that occurred early Tuesday morning.


Ron Craig: The devil is not going to volunteer to stop stealing, killing, and destroying

Reverend Ron Craig

The foundational biblical answer to the concern about the part God plays in world issues today is that, He has already done ALL He is going to do about the devil until the end of this age. Hebrews 2:14 says that through His death Jesus rendered ineffective (the literal […]

Walmart to stop Ad Matching in September

MUSCLE SHOALS–Finding those falling prices at your Shoals Area Walmart may be a little bit harder starting the second week in September. Employees tell the Shoals Insider the Ad Matching program that many loyal customers rely on for savings is about to be a thing of the past.



MONTGOMERY—Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall today joined 15 other states in an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court asking the Court to uphold the travel ban imposed by President Trump to protect American citizens from terrorism.

The President’s executive order provides a 90-day delay of travelers entering America from Iran, Libya, […]

Suspect arrested in Muscle Shoals car burglary

MUSCLE SHOALS–Authorities have made an early morning arrest for breaking and entering a motor vehicle.

Around 6 am, police officers were dispatched to the 500 block of Avalon Avenue regarding a vehicle burglary that


Pharmacy Sales Rep Pleads Guilty to Prescription Fraud Conspiracy

TUSCALOOSA – A sales representative for a Haleyville, Ala.-based compounding pharmacy pleaded guilty today in federal court to participating in a conspiracy to generate prescriptions and defraud health care insurers and prescription drug administrators out of tens of millions of dollars in 2015.


Remains found in Aruba may be that of Natalee Holloway

Natalee Holloway

BIRMINGHAM–Natalee’s father David Holloway announced on NBC that remains have been found in Aruba 12 years after the disappearance of his daughter.

The remains were found behind a home after a new witness in the 12-year mystery has come forward


September is a busy month for events in Colbert County

TUSCUMBIA–With Labor Day celebrations, festivals aplenty, a state fair and motorcycle rides, September is chock-full of things to do in Colbert County. The events kick off Monday, Sept. 4 with Labor Day celebrations at Spring Park in Tuscumbia and at Key Underwood Memorial Coon Dog Cemetery near Cherokee.


Tuscumbia police searching for shooting suspect


TUSCUMBIA – A man hunt is underway in northwest Alabama. Tuscumbia police are looking for the man they have identified as opening fire at a busy convenience store over the weekend.

Tuscumbia police say the shooting Saturday night was likely the result of a road rage incident moments earlier. Just after 10:30 […]


MONTGOMERY – Attorney General Steve Marshall announced Wednesday that his office has filed suit in Jefferson County Circuit Court against the City of Birmingham and Mayor William Bell for violating state law by constructing barriers to deliberately obscure a historically significant monument in Linn Park.

“In accordance with the law, my office has determined […]

New Law Modernizes Regulation of Money Transfers

MONTGOMERY-(August 16, 2017) The Alabama Legislature passed SB173/HB215 during the last week of the General Session on May 17, 2017 and Governor Kay Ivey signed the bill into law which became effective on August 1, 2017.

State Senator Arthur Orr (R), 3rd District and Representative Ken […]

Health officials warn of increased pertussis cases in Alabama


The Alabama Department of Public Health’s Immunization Division is warning citizens that pertussis cases are significantly higher in Alabama and continue to be on the rise. Immunization data reveals an increase from 113 reported cases in 2016, to 151 reported cases thus far in 2017. Pertussis cases have occurred statewide in 2017, […]


AG Steve Marshall

MONTGOMERY – Attorney General Steve Marshall has been appointed by Governor Kay Ivey to co-chair the newly-created Alabama Opioid Overdose and Addiction Council. The Council, which was established by Executive Order on August 8, will examine the state’s opioid crisis and identify ways to reduce its harmful impact on Alabamians.


Postal Worker Sentenced in case of Accepting Bribe to Deliver Marijuana

BIRMINGHAM – A federal judge today sentenced a Shelby County woman to a probationary sentence of 2 years for accepting a bribe to deliver marijuana in the U.S. Mail as part of a conspiracy to distribute the drug, federal officials announced.

U.S. District Court Judge R. David Proctor sentenced DEANN MARCHETT DIXON STEVENSON, 43, […]

Shoals Healing Place has 4th Annual Mini Golf Charity

MUSCLE SHOALS–In 16 years of service, The Healing Place has served over 4500 children who lost a loved one. FREE counseling and support groups provide help, hope and healing for NorthWest Alabama! Generosity funds this very important service.Here’s How You can Help… The Healing Place is having its 4th Annual Mini Charity Championship!


Rev. Ron Craig: Where is God in all the turmoil on our planet today?

Reverend Ron Craig

Where is God in all the turmoil on our planet today? A common concern in minds and mouths of many in the church nowadays. Answer: Just where He said He would be. Seated on His throne in heaven! And, Jesus is still Head of the church! So, why are […]

Tennessee man dies in Lauderdale crash

LAUDERDALE COUNTY– A single-vehicle crash at 10:40 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, has claimed the life of a Leoma, Tn., man. Jonathan Wade Gooch, 28, was killed when the 1977 GMC pickup he was driving struck several concrete barriers and then a guardrail. Gooch, who was not using a seatbelt, was ejected from the vehicle […]