Shoals News

Road Work at Patton Island Bridge

Over the next month, contractors will be resurfacing the roadway at the north end of Patton Island Bridge during nighttime hours. The segment of roadway to be repaved is Helton Drive/Highway 157 between the bridge and Huntsville Road, with all…
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School Closings & Delays for Tuesday, September 12th

Due to inclement weather associated with Tropical Storm Irma moving through the southeast, the following Shoals area school systems will be closed Tuesday:   Franklin County Schools Lauderdale County Schools Mars Hill Bible School     This list will be…
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Lauderdale Extension to Host Senior Conference

The Lauderdale County Extension Office is hosting their annual Successful Aging Initiative (SAI) on Friday, September 29th at the Florence-Lauderdale Coliseum. The event will take place from 8am to 2pm and will educate local seniors and veterans on the changing…
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Meeting Reminders for Tuesday, September 5th

We have several Meeting Reminders for today, for meetings that were postponed due to Labor Day:   The Sheffield and Muscle Shoals City Councils will meet today at 5pm. The Lauderdale County Commission will hold their work session today at…
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School Closings for Thursday

The following Schools in the WSHF Listening Area dismissed at 1:30 pm: Colbert County Florence Franklin County Lauderdale County Mars Hill Muscle Shoals Russellville Sheffield Shoals Christian Tuscumbia City Schools dismissed G.W. Trenholm at 1:45 pm All other Tuscumbia schools…
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Florence Council to Review Tax Increase

The Florence City Council will review a 5% increase on lodging taxes at its meeting this afternoon, in order to fund a proposed tennis complex at Veterans Park. Also on the agenda will be releasing $2 Million from a parks…
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Wilson Dam Roadway Closed Until Thursday

TVA closed the roadway over Wilson Dam on Monday, in order to perform routine maintenance on the dam. Gates and barricades will be in place on South Cox Creek Parkway and on Reservation Road. The maintenance activities are weather dependent,…
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Florence City Council Called Meeting

The Florence City Council has announced it will hold a called meeting tomorrow, July 28, 2017 at 12:30 pm. The meeting will take place in the conference room of the mayor and council offices located in the Florence-Lauderdale Government Building.

Public Meeting to Discuss Sales Tax Increase

The Colbert County Commission will hold a public meeting on August 1st to allow discussion of a proposed half-cent sales tax increase, which would be used to fund departments of education located in Colbert County. The meeting will be held…
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Two People Killed in Motorcycle Wrecks

Two Shoals residents were killed on motorcycles in separate wrecks over the weekend. Police say 31-year-old Charlie Cook of Muscle Shoals was killed Friday night when he was involved in a wreck with an SUV at the corner of Sixth…
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