Florence Police on the scene of possible homicide

FLORENCE–Authorities are on the scene of a possible homicide at a residence in the 300 block of South Magnolia Street.

Around 11 pm Sunday, Nov 5th, police officers received a call on a welfare check on a resident on N Franklin St., in east Florence.

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Lauderdale County authorities looking for missing teen

Nellie Rogers has last seen Oct. 7th.

 

FLORENCE–Authorities in Lauderdale County are actively searching for a missing teen.

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Former Florence convenience store employee arrested in robbery scheme

Cooper

FLORENCE–Zamera Cooper, 26, of Florence was arrested Tuesday after being indicted by a recent Lauderdale County Grand Jury. The indictment alleges the charge of Robbery 1st.

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Authorities release name of teacher charged with sexual misconduct with student

Teacher Taylor Boyles

MOULTON–Police tell the Shoals Insider they have arrested Moulton Middle School teacher Taylor Brooks Boyles, who is 27 years old.

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Muscle Shoals police offering Citizen’s Police Academy

MUSCLE SHOALS-The Muscle Shoals Citizen’s Police Academy is a unique experience conducted by the Police Department and designed to give citizens a better understanding of the day-to-day operation and mission of the Muscle Shoals Police Department.

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Tuscumbia attorney turns 50

William Hovater

TUSCUMBIA–Today marks the 50th birthday of prominent Colbert County Attorney William Hovater. If you get the chance today call 256-381-4771 today to wish him a Happy Birthday or comment and share on Facebook.

Have a Blessed and Happy Birthday William from your friends, family, and the Shoals Insider, notably Becky, Jennifer, and […]

Events in the Shoals for the Weekend

Thursday April 7 Scott Boyer III 5-7 pm Swamper’s – Inside Marriott Shoals Free. 256-246-3600 www.marriottshoals.com […]

Troopers release statement concerning Jacob Sanders

Emergency crews at Pride’s Landing Boat Dock (Photo: Shoals Insider)

PRIDE LANDING-At approximately 8:30 a.m. today, March 15, the body of Jacob Cody Sanders, 24, was located by fisherman and later recovered from the waters of Pickwick Lake near Pride Landing. The search for Jeremiah Michael Sanders, 29, continues through air and water searches.

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Velcro Pygmies Facebook Page: “Fairly sure they’ve pinpointed the location” of missing brothers

 

As a service to our readers, we are running an update from the Velcro Pygmies Facebook page.

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Tuscumbia Police investigate deadly shooting

TUSCUMBIA-(SHOALS INSIDER)-Authorities have confirmed to the Shoals Insider one person is dead and another person has been injured in a shooting that occurred late on Super Tuesday.

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Florence PD searching for missing Alzheimer’s patient****located****

Missing Alzheimer Patient

FLORENCE-(SHOALS INSIDER) – Investigators with the Florence Police department are asking for the public’s help locating a missing Alzheimer’s patient.

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Boutique Air takes over Muscle Shoals Flight Service

Th official ribbon-cutting and grand opening at Muscle Shoals Airport today

Boutique Air is pleased to begin services in Northwest Alabama Regional Airport to and from Nashville and Atlanta. The airline was recently awarded the DOT Essential Air Service contract to provide service between Muscle Shoals and the two destinations after receiving strong support […]

Sperry’s Steakhouse in Florence closes doors

FLORENCE- The Florence location of Sperry’s restaurant at 1001 Mitchell Blvd., closed its doors on Monday, February 29, due to declining business.

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James Irby’s wide range of experience makes him best choice for Lauderdale Circuit Judge Place 2

Florence Attorney James Irby

Based upon James Elwyn Irby’s wide and diverse range of legal experience trying cases in Circuit Court, Shoals Insider endorses James Elwyn Irby for Lauderdale County Circuit Judge Place 2.

As our readers well know, criminal law is only a portion of the cases tried in Lauderdale County Circuit Court. […]

Shoals Insider endorses Judge Ben Graves for Lauderdale County Circuit Judge Place 1

Judge Ben Graves

Judge Ben Graves is receiving our strongest endorsement as he seeks the Circuit Judgeship for Place 1 in Lauderdale County. Ben Graves is the only candidate who has any judicial experience and boy does he have it. As Florence Municipal Judge, Graves has cleared over 30,000 cases since taking over from […]