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MUSCLE SHOALS - This fall Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) has topped 4,000 credit students for the first time since 2010. Currently, NW-SCC has enrolled 4,071 credit students for the fall 2022 semester. This is an increase of 700 students, or over 20% from final fall 2021 figures…

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MUSCLE SHOALS - The Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) Public Relations and Marketing Department received seven (7) awards and was recognized for its outstanding marketing and public relations efforts by the Alabama Community College System Public Relations Association (ACCSPRA).  

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MUSCLE SHOALS - This fall Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) has topped 4,000 credit students for the first time since 2010. Currently, NW-SCC has enrolled 4,071 credit students for the fall 2022 semester. This is an increase of 700 students, or over 20% from final fall 2021 figures…

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SHOALS – Coca Cola Bottling Company in Florence is bridging a gap between those in need of assistance and those who can make a difference.  

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MUSCLE SHOALS - The Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) Public Relations and Marketing Department received seven (7) awards and was recognized for its outstanding marketing and public relations efforts by the Alabama Community College System Public Relations Association (ACCSPRA).  

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The Heart of Dixie has more than its share of the strange, the mysterious, and the unexplained. Everything from haunted houses, to UFOs, to Bigfoot, and more can be found in Alabama.

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SHEFFIELD – The Sheffield Education Foundation sponsored a “Welcome Back to School” concert on Saturday August 13 in the Carl Boley Auditorium of L.E. Willson Elementary School. The concert featured that nationally known bluegrass band, Iron Horse, and the local band, Doctors, Lawyers & Such.

TUSCUMBIA – If you think you cook the best smoked chicken, ribs, or steak in the area, Mission Q 2022 will give you a chance to prove it. 

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TUSCUMBIA – Native Americans from throughout the nation are headed to Tuscumbia to share the stories and traditions of their ancestors during the 20th Annual Oka Kapassa, Return to Coldwater Festival September 9-10. 

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SHOALS – The University of North Alabama opens its first official football season as a full-fledged member of Division I on Thursday as they visit Indiana State for a 5pm CDT kickoff and available on ESPN+.  

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It has often been said behind every great man is a great woman. However, in the case of Grady and Shirley Liles it would have been “BESIDE every great man is a great woman.” For decades, Grady Liles worked tirelessly to promote area athletics, especially UNA sports.  A founding member and Ch…

FLORENCE — The Florence city council recently approved a resolution in support of constructing roadway and a bridge across Cypress Creek at the western edge of the city connecting West College Street to Alabama 20. 

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SHOALS – Thrift stores are gaining in popularity, especially now since availability of new clothes and goods is erratic and prices seem to be escalating.  

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FLORENCE – One Place of the Shoals is presenting the popular Tribute to Stars of the 50’s, 60’s, & 70’s Saturday, August 27 at the Florence-Lauderdale Coliseum.  Two of the Shoals’ most popular musical acts will be hosting this 6th annual event, the proceeds of which benefit One Place of…

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SHOALS – Many of us know about the United Way and have an idea that it works as a conduit with many area not-profits, uniting volunteers and resources to solve community-wide issues.  However, most of the community is not involved past that point, with contributing or volunteering.  

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WASHINGTON — Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-04) released a statement last week announcing a grant in the amount of $2,000,000 for work toward a long-anticipated railroad overpass in downtown Sheffield.

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Bank Independent was started 75 years ago to serve the Leighton community. Now they serve more than just one community.  

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FLORENCE – Aha! Creative in Florence recently celebrated the completion of two high-profile design projects, and another for a first-timer!

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SHEFFIELD – Bank Independent announced today that the company is building a state-of-the-art Operations Center that will sit on 50 acres of former TVA property off Reservation Road in Muscle Shoals.