Authorities searching for two missing fishermen

Kirnes D. McCarley

HAMILTON-Authorities in Marion County have notified all Shoals Area law enforcement to be on the lookout for two missing fishermen who didn’t return home from a weekend fishing trip to the Shoals.


Dollar General recalls Iced Oatmeal Cookies

Dollar General Corporation announced a voluntary recall of its 12-ounce packages of Clover Valley® Iced Oatmeal Cookies with lot # L46217 30 with a best-by date of August 18, 2018 over concerns of undeclared milk and tree nuts. Consumers with a milk and/or nut allergy or sensitivity to these items should not consume these […]

Man dies in single vehicle crash

ROGERSVILLE– A single vehicle crash at 11:45 p.m. Monday, January 8, has claimed the life of a Rogersville man.

Troopers tell that Christopher Neal Garner, 32, was killed when the 2006 Chevrolet Silverado he was driving ran off the roadway and struck a tree.



MONTGOMERY—Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall applauded a recent federal appeals court decision as a victory to protect religious pro-life speech. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit ruled in favor of an argument made by Attorney General Marshall and nine other Attorneys General that a Baltimore city ordinance unconstitutionally undermined a pregnancy […]

Tuscumbia attorney charged with jury tampering

Tuscumbia Attorney Billy Underwood

TUSCUMBIA—Tuscumbia attorney Billy Underwood has been charged with attempting to bribe a prospective juror in a case where that individual never went to the courthouse and a jury was never empaneled.


Craig: The Spirit Realm is the real battlefield

Christian Author and Pastor Ron Craig

Equipment is the key word for this lesson. Remember, the New Covenant benefits cannot be altered. No additions and no deletions. Look at all of these entities together: God’s plan; man’s needs; Christ’s sacrifice on the cross;……………’s needs being met. What is the missing entity? Equipment! One […]

Lauderdale County Commissioner Brad Holmes Announces Bid To Retain Office

Lauderdale County Commissioner Brad Holmes

KILLEN – Lauderdale County Commissioner Brad Holmes, District 1, announced today that he will seek to retain his current position on the Lauderdale County Commission in the 2018 election cycle. Holmes was appointed in 2016 to fill a vacancy left by Danny Pettus who was elected as Commission […]

Muscle Shoals man dies in truck crash

MUSCLE SHOALS–Two trucks collided early this morning claiming the life of a Muscle Shoals man.


Do You Know This Man? He’s Suspected of Passing Counterfeit Money

MUSCLE SHOALS–Do you know this man? He is suspected of passing counterfeit money at the Muscle Shoals Walmart.


Two suspects jailed in failed Colbert County robbery attempts

MUSCLE SHOALS-Authorities tell two suspected robbers are now in custody thanks to help from the public and social media.


Ron Craig: Every Benefit Is Still Available To Those Who Will Believe

Christian Author and Pastor Ron Craig

The primary reason not more world problems get solved with biblical solutions in the lives of individuals, and in society in general, is that so few people believe biblical solutions are real solutions. Shockingly, and sadly, that is true in Christian circles, as well as out […]

Rick Hall Father of Muscle Shoals Music dead at 85

Rick Hall

MUSCLE SHOALS–The Shoals Insider is saddened to report the death of Rick Hall, the pioneer of the Muscle Shoals sound.


Tide defeats Clemson 24-6, heads to Championship game

Photo Courtesy Univ. of Alabama

NEW ORLEANS, La. – The No. 4-ranked University of Alabama football team defeated No. 1-ranked Clemson, 24-6, Monday night in the 84th Allstate Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, La.

The Crimson Tide (12-1) scored 14 points off two turnovers by the Tigers (12-2) in […]