God found a few good men to fulfill His plan

Christian Author and Pastor Ron Craig

Although there are still other variations of the foregoing idiotic speculations, there is only one plausible view of the subject at hand—Bible Truth about God’s involvement in the world’s affairs—what the Bible actually says about it. Remember, God created man to have dominion over all of the […]

Police need your help identifying this man

FLORENCE–The Florence Police Department is seeking help from the public in identifying this gentleman.


NW-SCC to hold FREE Financial Aid Workshop August 2nd

MUSCLE SHOALS– Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) will host a free financial aid workshop Thursday, August 2, from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. in room 111 of Building 127 located on the Shoals campus.


Young Running to Represent House District 3

MUSCLE SHOALS – Chad Young, a lifelong resident of Muscle Shoals, is running to represent the citizens of District 3 in the Alabama House of Representatives.



SHEFFIELD–One only has to stop by 1121 East 2nd Street in Sheffield to see the Shoals largest selection of granite and quartz for the home, kitchen, and bathrooms. To view the photo gallery of some of Granite Galleries beautiful work here in the Shoals Area CLICK MORE or call 256-320-5460 to speak to the […]

Senators Doug Jones and Lamar Alexander introduce bill to delay auto tariffs

US Senator Doug Jones

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senators Doug Jones (D-Ala.) and Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today introduced the Automotive Jobs Act of 2018, a bipartisan bill to delay President Trump’s recently proposed 25-percent tariff on imported cars, trucks, and auto parts. At the President’s direction, the U.S. Commerce Department initiated a Section […]



FLORENCE–City officials tell ShoalsInsider.com that Old Navy is coming back to Florence.


Shoals Area Births for June and July

The following is a listing of Shoals Area Births at Helen Keller Hospital and ECM


Evolution is the biggest lie ever sold to humanity

Christian Author and Pastor Ron Craig

Before getting into those additional Scriptures about God’s use of human beings to do His deliverance projects on this planet, let us consider these alternatives suggested by outright sinners, as well as even by the members of some church denominations. […]

Repeat Child Sex Offender Sentenced to 50 Years in Federal Prison

BIRMINGHAM – A federal judge recently sentenced a Birmingham man to 50 years in prison for sexually exploiting a five-year-old boy by forcing the child to perform sexual acts and videotaping the conduct, announced U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town and FBI Special Agent in Charge Johnnie Sharp Jr.


Federal Jury Convicts Lawyer and Coal Company Executive for Bribing State Legislator

BIRMINGHAM – A federal jury recently convicted a Birmingham lawyer and an Alabama coal company executive in a scheme to bribe a state legislator to use his office to oppose Environmental Protection Agency actions in north Birmingham, announced U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town, FBI Special Agent in Charge Johnnie Sharp Jr. and Internal Revenue […]

Sam W. Irby Installed as President of the Alabama State Bar

Sam Irby

MONTGOMERY – At its annual meeting recently, the Alabama State Bar recognized Fairhope attorney Sam W. Irby of Irby & Heard, P.C. as the 143rd president of the 18,200-member organization.


Let’s Talk Taxes: I’m In Tax Trouble, What Are My Options?

Tax Specialist and Columnist Vicki Smith EA

A letter from the IRS is rarely a good thing. One of the worst missives to get from the tax man is the CP90 – Final Notice Before Levy. It is a final warning shot to scare you into paying up and should not be ignored.


Police make arrest in stabbing death

Bradley Wade Hill

FLORENCE–Authorities have made an arrest in the stabbing death of a man that occurred on Thursday night on Nance Street.

According to Lt. Brad Holmes of the Florence Police Department, the incident occurred around 9 pm at the 100 block of South Nance Street.


Advance Auto back up and running after last years storm

When Advance Auto Parts on Cloverdale Road was demolished during a storm last year, the team was devastated. It took a lot of hard work to get back up and running, but now they’re back in their original location and ready to serve the Shoals!



US Congressman Mo Brooks

Washington, DC— Tuesday, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) was one of only 31 members of the U.S. House of Representatives awarded the prestigious 2017 FreedomFighter Award by FreedomWorks, a leading conservative organization with more than six million members nationwide. Only members of Congress who score better than 90% on the […]


The following people were indicted by the most recent Lauderdale County grand jury:

• James Robert Moss, 29, 955 Grandview St., Florence; unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia and two counts of unlawful possession of a controlled substance

• Jamarious Dequan Qualls, 23, 100 Westside Plaza Apartment 12, Russellville; first-degree possession of marijuana and unlawful […]

Senator Doug Jones Testifies to the International Trade Commission on the Negative Impact of Newsprint Tariffs

US Senator Doug Jones

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Doug Jones yesterday testified at a hearing held by the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) on the negative impacts recently imposed newsprint tariffs have had on Alabama’s newspapers. Senator Jones has consistently advocated to put a stop to these tariffs, which […]


WASHINGTON – A former business partner of a U.S. military contractor pleaded guilty today to one count of bribery for his role in a years-long scheme to bribe U.S. Army contracting officials stationed at a U.S. military base in Kuwait, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division.


Birmingham Tax Preparer Sentenced to Five Years in Prison

BIRMINGHAM – A federal judge recently sentenced a Georgia woman to five years in prison for preparing and filing fraudulent tax returns for other people through her Birmingham-area business between 2009 and 2012, announced U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town and Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation, Special Agent in Charge Thomas J. Holloman.