Colbert Heights senior dies in crash

A single-vehicle crash at 7:15 a.m. today, Feb. 9, has claimed the life of a Tuscumbia teen, who was a senior at Colbert Heights.


Troopers release name of man who died in Wednesday crash

TUSCUMBIA–A single-vehicle crash at 5:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 1, has claimed the life of a Tuscumbia man.


Tuscumbia receives $110,604 in block grants; Franklin County $350,000

In the past few days, Gov. Robert Bentley has awarded more than $1.2 million in grants to improve living conditions in six northwest Alabama communities.

Community Development Block Grants awarded by Bentley are: $450,000 to the city of Moulton, $350,000 to Franklin County, $230,000 to the city of Guin, $105,625 to the town of […]

Today is Chad Smith’s birthday

Chad, holding son Curt, and wife Jennifer, holding son Wyatt

TUSCUMBIA- Today is a special day in the Shoals area. This is the day Tuscumbia attorney M. Chad Smith turns 31-years-old. We are still trying to figure out how Chad landed such a beautiful wife.


Fatal crash on Hwy. 247

COLBERT COUNTY – A two-vehicle crash on Tuesday, March 22, has claimed the life of a Russellville man.


Fourth man arrested in Tuscumbia murder

Devontae Bernard Bates (Photo: CCSD)

TUSCUMBIA-(SHOALS INSIDER)-Authorities have arrested a fourth suspect in connection with the March 1st shooting death of a Tuscumbia man, “KJ” Kijan Freeman.


UPDATE: Pedestrian that died Saturday was in town for family reunion

TUSCUMBIA-(SHOALS INSIDER)- This is an update to a story we first brought you Sunday morning. Authorities have identified a California man who was struck by a vehicle as he attempted to cross U.S 72, in front of Coldwater Inn.


Person of interest in Tuscumbia murder to be extradited to Alabama

Benjamin Owen Young (Lawrence Co. TN Sheriff Office)

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Tenn.- According to authorities, the suspect in a Tuscumbia murder has been released from the hospital is is now in jail awaiting extradition to Alabama.


Possible murder suspect in custody after high-speed chase

LORETTO, TENN. (SHOALS INSIDER) Authorities tell the Shoals Insider a man is behind bars after a high-speed police chase that began in the Shoals and ended in Lawrence County, Tennessee.


UPDATE: Police continue investigation in fatal shooting, involved an X-Box system

TUSCUMBIA–(SHOALS INSIDER)– Tuscumbia Police Chief held a press conference this morning to discuss the shooting at Spring Creek Apartments that left one Tuscumbia man dead and another juvenile in serious condition in Huntsville Hospital.