UNA’s first African-American student to speak at Spring Commencement

Wendell Wilkie Gunn (’65)

By Bryan Rachal

FLORENCE –Wendell Wilkie Gunn (’65) will serve as the University of North Alabama’s spring commencement speaker Saturday, May 13, at 10 a.m., and 2 p.m., in Flowers Hall.

In addition to speaking at both events, Gunn will be the recipient of an honorary […]

Russellville police trying to identify two suspected robbers

CRIME OF THE WEEK – The Russellville Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying two men who robbed Walmart. The crime was caught on surveillance cameras.


Russellville police capture pharmacy burglar

RUSSELLVILLE-. Some speculate as to why the suspect would break in a pharmacy in broad daylight. But quick action by officers led to the capture of the pharmacy burglar, Brandon Kilby, as seen in the video.


Mary Lord goes to Chicago Cafe on Mobile Street

Call Mary Lord at Coldwell Banker Pinnacle Properties for all of your real estate needs at 256-394-9495.

Tommy Arthur execution delayed by 2 hours

Tommy Arthur (ALDOC)

ATMORE-Death row inmate Tommy Arthur will live two more hours after the state agreed to a US Supreme Court request to delay the execution.


Authorities release name of crash victim

CHEROKEE- A two-vehicle crash has claimed the life of a Laceys Spring man.


Ethics complaint against Satchel dismissed

Dr. Gale Satchel

TUSCUMBIA-(SHOALS INSIDER)- The ethics complaint filed against Dr. Gale Satchel, Superintendent of Colbert County Schools, has been dismissed.


Do you know this man? Police are asking for the public’s help

FLORENCE-Police are asking the public to help them identify this man in the blue baseball cap.


TRAFFIC ALERT: Wilson Dam closed to traffic Wednesday until end of month

MUSCLE SHOALS-Wilson Dam will be closed to traffic starting Wednesday, October 5th, until the end of October.


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