SHOALS – Several Shoals area churches have come together to bring Christmas Lights to their cities in a unique way Friday–Sunday, December 4-6.   Christmas luminaries, lights, and decorations will be shining brightly as a reminder that Jesus is still the Light of the World. The lights will b…

FLORENCE – The Florence Christmas Parade has been a holiday tradition in Downtown Florence for over 50 years. This year’s version will allow participants to enjoy the parade from the safety of their own vehicle to adhere more easily to social distancing.

FLORENCE – United Way and Marine Corps League of the Shoals is holding a make-up registration for Toys for Tots on Saturday, December 5.  This is the last chance for those who missed the earlier registration days.

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Most of us cannot wait for 2021 to get here.  The normal day-to-day is challenging enough, but Covid-19 has really thrown us for a collective …

LORETTO – The Loretto Lioness Club will host its 1st Annual Christmas Festival on Saturday, December 6 from 12-6pm at Weathers Park on Main Street in Loretto, Tennessee. There will be a Christmas tree-lighting at 5pm.  There will also be a kids elf look-alike contest at 1pm and a gingerbread…

THE SANTA PAWS CHRISTMAS MARKET takes place from 10am-6pm on Friday and Saturday December 4-5 at Florence Lauderdale Animal Services.  Gift ideas for everyone on your list.   Homemade Sweet Treats and Craft items will be available all in one place, at 3240 Roberson Rd in the Florence Industr…

FLORENCE – North Alabama businessman, Carson Anderson, has been elected to the board of directors of First Southern Bank, according to Joe Beaver, President and CEO. Anderson has been serving as an Advisory Director since 2018.

Assisted-driving features are on the rise: More and more are being introduced to help you drive carefully on the road. But these technologies …

Last week we discussed prescription drug plan premiums, deductibles and coinsurance. This week we will continue to look at Medicare prescripti…

In relatively simple matters insurance companies will pay claims. If your car was rear-ended at a light and you don’t claim injury, you can pr…

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