MUSCLE SHOALS - Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) is offering students who have not been enrolled at NW-SCC since the 2019 fall semester an opportunity to start back to college this summer tuition free. The priority deadline to apply for the scholarship is May 15, 2021. 

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SHOALS – Precious, gorgeous, stoic, proud, sweet, cautious, protective, fun-loving, comical, nervous, or just plain funny!  Those are but a few of the hundreds of descriptives we could use for our pets.   

MUSCLE SHOALS - Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) is offering students who have not been enrolled at NW-SCC since the 2019 fall semester an opportunity to start back to college this summer tuition free. The priority deadline to apply for the scholarship is May 15, 2021. 

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SHEFFIELD – Bank Independent’s 8th Annual Shelter Share drive to benefit local animal shelters us underway.  All locations of Bank Independent, along with Shelter Share partner, Pet Depot, will serve as donation points for pet food and supplies designated for local animal shelters through May 21.

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FROG POND, AL – Rockin’ Eco Hero and national PBS TV star - Steve Trash recently announced the opening of Alabama Academy of Magic, a brand new SEL (social and emotional learning) educational opportunity created just for Alabama kids. Alabama Academy of Magic (AAM for short) exclusively uses…

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FLORENCE – Shoals Christian School  presents Disney’s Little Mermaid JR May-6-8 at 7:30pm nightly. 

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FLORENCE – Lauderdale County Commission is partnering with the North Alabama Medical Center to provide free COVID-19 vaccinations primarily for the citizens in the outskirts of Lauderdale County.  Drive-thru vaccines are offered Monday-Friday often alternating between Cornerstone Church in w…

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SHOALS – The 2021 Shoals Kidney Walk of Champions is special to the Anderson family.   The family matriarch, Hilda B. Anderson, was very familiar with kidney disease, having been on dialysis for several years before passing away last year. 

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TUSCUMBIA – Helen Keller Hospital’s 100th Anniversary Celebration includes “Reels, Wheels and Meals” event April 30 at the Alabama Music Hall of Fame.

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MUSCLE SHOALS - The Northwest-Shoals Community College Music Department will perform a jazz band concert for the community on Saturday, April 24 at 12pm at the newly constructed Muscle Shoals Amphitheater located behind Muscle Shoals City Hall.  

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FLORENCE – Autism Awareness Month is being celebrated throughout April, and the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services has many success stories it can talk about through the years.

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FLORENCE – Listerhill’s Kicks for Kids came stomping back to town in a big way this week with a huge “Shoe Drop” at Harlan Elementary School. In partnership with California-based, Shoes That Fit, every student received a new pair of brand-name shoes and 5 pair of socks during the delightful …

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FLORENCE – University of North Alabama alumna and Master Pastelist, Elaine Bailey Augustine, is now permanently associated with one of her special places as the school’s Art Gallery was named in her honor last week.

MONTGOMERY – While Alabama’s mask mandate is set to expire Friday, April 9, the Alabama Nursing Home Association and the Alabama Hospital Association are joining the Governor and others in calling on Alabamians to continue wearing masks to help the state sustain its progress in fighting COVID-19. 

FLORENCE – Even during a pandemic, it is important to keep up with medical screenings and regular exams. Because of this, the Shoals Community Clinic will present the Catherine Barnes Women’s Health Fair on April 8 and April 15. Breast and cervical cancer continue to be major causes of women…

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MUSCLE SHOALS - Northwest-Shoals Community College student, Jaron Hood of Moulton, was recently named a 2021 New Century Workforce Scholar, and he will receive a $1,250 scholarship. Only one New Century Workforce Scholar is selected from each state. 

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FLORENCE - The Florence Alabama Swim Team, also known as FAST, just completed its 2020-2021 USA Competitive Season in March. 

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FLORENCE – North Alabama Medical Center is excited to announce the launch of HealthyHub™ Find a Doctor, a new provider referral line service (PRL). This new tool will make it easier for patients to find the healthcare services they need within our community. Patients looking for a provider m…

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Former U.S. Ambassador to Slovenia, Lynda Blanchard, was guest speaker at the Tuscumbia Kiwanis Club lunch meeting on March 23.  Pictured (L-R) are Joe Paris - Secretary, Joel Kendrick - President, Lynda Blanchard (who was appointed by President Trump) and Casey Eggleston - Vice President.