FLORENCE – North Alabama Medical Center is proud to announce the addition of a new robot to its multi-disciplinary robotic-assisted surgery program. The robot can be used in a wide range of specialty services available at NAMC including general surgery, gynecology, urology and hernia repair. 

FLORENCE - Junior League of the Shoals placed the second of several Little Libraries on the campus of Florence’s Greater St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church.  The church is located at 129 N. Cherokee St.  There will be other Little Libraries placed in various Shoals locations through…

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Editor's note: This is the second article recognizing two amazing people who contributed greatly to American history.  Last week’s issue featu…

MONTGOMERY –  Alabama will observe the state’s 10th Annual Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday this weekend Friday,-Sunday, February 26-28.   Last week’s reminder should impress upon all of us the need to be prepared in all seasons.  

FLORENCE – Calling all artists! Arts Alive is northwest Alabama’s premiere visual arts festival, and is accepting submissions for the juried show in beautiful Florence, Alabama on May 15-16.

A LOCAL BLACK HISTORY EXHIBIT is on display at the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library through March 1.  Visit the library during February and see a historical photo exhibition of local families from the library’s archives.

MUSCLE SHOALS – United Treating & Distribution (UTD) recently celebrated 15 years in business.  Owner/CEO, Chad Epperson started UTD in 2006 in Muscle Shoals.  UTD has 70 team members today and serves a wide-ranging group of 300 customers in 20 states.  This includes retail lumber yards,…

FLORENCE - The University of North Alabama has added a football game at Florida State to its future schedule.

PHIL CAMPBELL - Northwest-Shoals Community College’s (NW-SCC) Music Department will hold The Sound of Musicals concert on Thursday, March 4 and Monday, March 8 at 7pm in the Lou B. Bevill Center on the NW-SCC Phil Campbell Campus.   

Snow is so beautiful. And it’s rare. That’s what makes snow so special – we don’t see it every day. Last week, every time it snowed I wouldn’t…

We all know that in certain situations Medicare, which is the federal government, can take a person’s home if Medicare provides long term care…

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From low tire pressure to frozen fuel lines to road salt damage, winter can take its toll on your vehicle. Here are five car care tips to help…

Before we begin talking about Medicare Part B I would like to clear up something that was in last week’s article concerning Medicare Part A. A…

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I hear from so many people who are nervous or scared to make a career change in their fifties, even if they’re miserable at their current job. I get it. There are a lot of fears and insecuriti…

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While the average pet owner may be familiar with the seemingly never-ending tufts of fur shed by their cat or dog, the hobby farmer may be more familiar with another loss of overcoat—hen molting.