Lauderdale County Amnesty Program: Warrant List for suspected worthless checks

FLORENCE–Lauderdale County Court officials are offering amnesty in a Stay out of Jail Program from October 23rd to October 31st.

Officials say there are over 2000 people with outstanding warrants. If your name is on the lists call 256-764-6351 to get the matter resolved.

The following people have active warrants for worthless checks at […]

Police pursuit ends in fatal crash

KILLEN–Authorities tell, that a single-vehicle crash at 2:30 p.m. today, Oct. 17, has claimed the life of a Florence man.


Body found in Muscle Shoals

MUSCLE SHOALS–Colbert County Sheriff Frank Williamson tells a badly decomposed body has been found east of Muscle Shoals proper on Elledge Loop.


Colbert Drug Task Force Roundup on Friday the 13th puts damper on drug activity

The following people were arrested on Friday 13th in a Countywide drug roundup:

• Brian Eugene Wellington, 35, 906 Carolyn St., Tuscumbia; unlawful possession of a controlled substance.

• Tamika Tenise Whitson, 31, 3201 John R St., Muscle Shoals; trafficking methamphetamine.

• James Dale Carbine, 54, 325 Trade St., Florence; two counts of unlawful […]

Police make arrest in Friday night hit and run

Christina Marie Carroll

FLORENCE–Police have made an arrest in the Friday night hit and run that killed 57-year-old Kevin Doherty of Florence.


Florence High School senior arrested on rape and molestation charges

Maxwell Marquez Thompson

FLORENCE-Authorities have arrested a Florence High School Senior after a grand jury indictment was handed down on charges of Rape and Sexual Abuse.


Florence man killed in Hit & Run, Authorities searching for driver

FLORENCE–Authorities are searching for the driver of an SUV involved in a hit and run that left a Florence man dead.



FLORENCE- – The Shoals Idea Audition, an event sponsored by the University of North Alabama, Bank Independent, and the Shoals Chamber of Commerce, is scheduled for Tuesday, October 10 at 4:00 p.m. on the 2nd floor of the Guillot University Center on the University of North Alabama campus.

This annual event is free and […]

Popular Tuscumbia steak house closes

TUSCUMBIA–OhBryans Steakhouse in Downtown Tuscumbia has called it quits. Sunday, October 1st was the last day the popular restaurant was open for business.


Police investigate shooting next to Tuscumbia restaurant

TUSCUMBIA–Police are on the scene of a shooting on HWY 72 next to Two Fat Sisters restaurant. Authorities are still investigating the incident where one woman was shot.