William Hovater with 75 lb. blue catfish

WILSON LAKE- A lot of folks in the Shoals area have been spending time on the water here lately with the Covid-19 Coronavirus. Two big fish were caught over the weekend on Wilson Lake, one by a Russellville man and the other by Tuscumbia Attorney, William Hovater. […]

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.


Traffic stop leads police to over $3 million in cash

WINFIELD – Police in Marion county stumbled upon a cache of over $3 million while searching a van on Interstate 22.


UNA renames college of nursing after Anderson family agrees to donate $3 million

FLORENCE. – According to William Shakespeare, “A rose by any other name would smell just as sweet.” And when it comes to the new name of the University of North Alabama College of Nursing, students and the public can still expect UNA to produce amazing nurses as it has since 1973.


Reck chosen as new Muscle Shoals Police Chief

MSPD Chief Clint Reck

MUSCLE SHOALS-(SHOALS INSIDER)- Muscle Shoals will have a new police chief starting September 1st.


Killen man dies in two-vehicle crash

GREENHILL– According to authorities, a two-vehicle crash Thursday, April 14, has claimed the life of a Killen man.


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.


NW-SCC Celebrates Black History Month with scheduled events

MUSCLE SHOALS– Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) announces events in celebration of February as Black History Month. This year’s events include music, an inspirational speaker and a taste of “Soul Food”.


Do you know this man? Police need help identifying robbery suspect

ROGERSVILLE-Police are investigating an overnight robbery at a local convenience store.


Video Round-up for February 15

Police need your help: Bunyan’s BBQ burglarized, suspects at large


FLORENCE- Police are hoping members of the public can provide information that will lead to the arrests of the suspects that burglarized Bunyan’s Barbecue on January 29th.


Have you seen this man? Shoals Area Crime Stoppers Most Wanted


MOST WANTED: Russellville police have arrests warrants for Adam Duane Holbrook. He is wanted on Grand Jury indictments for domestic violence by strangulation or suffocation and child abuse.


Police say former mental patient kills two in Hamilton, faces capital murder charges

HAMILTON– The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA)’s State Bureau of Investigation (SBI), on Wednesday, Feb. 10, responded to the scene of an active shooter and subsequent double homicide in Marion County. The homicides occurred in separate locations in downtown Hamilton.


Suspect accused of shooting deputy identified


Timothy Vincent Murphy (Photo courtesy of LCDC)

FLORENCE-(SHOALS INSIDER)-Authorities have identified the suspect accused of shooting Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Deputy Randall McCrary on Wednesday night