FLORENCE- Authorities arrested a Leighton man over the weekend for theft from a heating and cooling firm.

According to police, Matthew Martin Johnson, 46, of 800 Duncan Lane, Leighton, was arrested Saturday for first-degree theft.


7 inmates in Shoals Area cases have May parole hearing

When the Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles resumes parole hearings this month, seven inmates with cases that have Shoals connections will be scheduled for hearings.The board resumes hearings on May 19 after postponing them due to the COVID-19 pandemic, said Terry Abbott, communications director for the Alabama Bureau of Pardons and Paroles.

There […]


The Shoals area now has a super-sized liquor store on 2nd Street in Muscle Shoals.

Nationwide, alcohol sales have increased dramatically due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus. The management at Shoals Liquor II came prepared as the store has thousands of different choices.



FLORENCE – Two people were shot this morning in west Florence, and one was flown to Huntsville Hospital with serious injuries, police said.

Their identities have not been released, and nobody is in custody at this point, Police Chief Ron Tyler said.



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The dock at Shoal Creek the night of the crash

KILLEN– A lawsuit was filed Thursday morning against the owner and the operator of a boat that was involved in the June 8 crash that killed a mother and her daughter on Shoal Creek. The suit is filed in Colbert County Circuit Court by […]

Tuscumbia man killed in early morning crash

MUSCLE SHOALS– A two-vehicle crash at 6:25 am Monday, September 24, 2018, has claimed the life of a Tuscumbia man.



The following people were recently arrested in Muscle Shoals on outstanding warrants:




NW-SCC student, Heath Dixon of Rogersville receives Rees Scholarship for HVAC program

Heath Dixon

MUSCLE SHOALS, ALA. – Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) student, Heath Dixon, of Rogersville, AL, received a Rees Scholarship award for $2,000 to further his education as he pursues a career in Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning (HVAC).

Dixon, a sophomore at NW-SCC, is currently majoring in HVAC and minoring in Electrical Technology. […]

Have You Seen This Man? If You Do Call Muscle Shoals Police or Call 911

Derick Montez Robinson

WANTED–The Muscle Shoals Police Department has received numerous complaints regarding this offender and the harassment of women at local businesses. Muscle Shoals Police have identified the offender as Derick Montez Robinson B/M 12/05/1973. MSPD has obtained an arrest warrant for misdemeanor harassment. Robinson is a registered SEX OFFENDER in Lawrence […]

Muscle Shoals man reportedly cutting up cocaine on table when police arrived

Darrin Termaine Meade

MUSCLE SHOALS-A Colbert County deputy got a surprise when he went to a residence to serve a warrant for non-payment of child support.


Second arrest made in Muscle Shoals murder

Ronnie Lee Credille

MUSCLE SHOALS–(SHOALS INSIDER)– In what may be a Tommy Arthur style murder, police have made a second-weekend arrest in the murder of Jason Fox.


Inmate found dead in Muscle Shoals jail this morning

MUSCLE SHOALS — Authorities tell the Shoals Insider an inmate was found dead this morning in the Muscle Shoals City Jail.


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.


PUBLIC RECORD UPDATE: Colbert County Marriage Licenses for March 2016


Colbert County Wedding Licenses for March 1st to 31st, 2016


Owner of Little Caesars Pizza franchises charged with filing false tax returns from skimmed cash

BIRMINGHAM – Federal prosecutors on Thursday charged the owner and operator of dozens of pizza franchise restaurants in Alabama, Georgia and Louisiana for filing a false federal income tax return that did not include money he skimmed from his Little Caesars restaurants, federal authorities announced.


Hundreds of Shoals area jobs gone as Colbert Steam plant closes

Retiree Tom Morrow (right) opens the breaker releasing Colbert from the power grid. Unit operator Dennis Skipworth (left) bends over unit 1 control.

TVA’s Colbert Fossil Plant ended 61 years of electricity generation Wednesday evening, March 23, as unit 1—the last of its five units—emptied its coal bunker and separated from the power […]

Stamp prices set to drop for first time in almost 100 years

On Sunday, April 10, the price of a stamp is scheduled to drop from 49 cents to 47 cents.


Muscle Shoals arrests for February, 2016

MUSCLE SHOALS Arrest records for February 2016:


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 […]