FLORENCE POLICE IDENTIFY HOMICIDE VICTIM

FLORENCE–Authorities are investigating the murder of a Florence woman at 308 Magnolia Street. According to investigators, the female has been identified as Judy Staten, 38, from Florence.

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Leighton man dies in crash

LEIGHTON–A single-vehicle crash at 2:40 p.m. today, Sept. 16, has claimed the life of a Leighton man.

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Man killed in second motorcycle crash of weekend

SHEFFIELD–Police are investigating a second fatality involving motorcycles over this past weekend.

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Authorities release name of drowning victim

 

 

MUSCLE SHOALS–Authorities have identified the 12-year-old victim in today’s drowning incident at TVA’s Rockpile Park.

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Governor awards grant to fight drugs in Lawrence County

MONTGOMERY– Gov. Robert Bentley has awarded a $5,807 grant to help the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office boost its efforts in fighting drug crimes.

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Foodborne outbreak puts 6 in hospital, 40 treated and released

SHEFFIELD-State health authorities are trying to put their finger on the pathogen that has put six people in the hospital and made scores of others sick.

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Parents arrested after marijuana grow light operation discovered

Jeremy Hamner

FLORENCE-Two parents were arrested over the weekend after police found an elaborate indoor marijuana growing system.

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Colbert Ash Stack Closure Complete

 

In closing and covering an ash stack at retired Colbert Fossil Plant, TVA creates not only safety but also scenery.

TUSCUMBIA—TVA recently completed a $16 million project to close the dry ash stack at the now-retired Colbert Fossil Plant in Colbert County, Ala. Started in the summer of 2015, this 67-acre project involved […]

1 dead in afternoon motorcycle crash

CHEROKEE-(SHOALS INSIDER)-Authorities are on the scene of a deadly motorcycle crash along US Hwy. 72 near Cherokee.

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Hines Tire Celebrates 50 years in the Shoals

TUSCUMBIA-Wayne Hines knew he was on to something when he opened Hines Tire 50 years ago in Tuscumbia, Alabama.

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Authorities looking for missing man

Robert Deshawn Childers

FLORENCE–The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public’s assistance in locating Robert Deshawn Childers.

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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.

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New law extends drivers license renewal period

MONTGOMERY – Alabama driver license holders now may renew a license up to 180 days prior to its expiration.

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Search crews locate body of missing swimmer

WATERLOO-(SHOALS INSIDER)–Authorities tell the Insider the body of a missing swimmer has been located.

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Florence police arrest suspected car thief

Robert Eugene Brewer (FPD)

FLORENCE–(SHOALS INSIDER)– Authorities in Florence quickly apprehended a suspected car thief just a few hours after it was reported stolen.

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