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Pickwick Ranked Top Bass Lake in Alabama

Pickwick lake has been ranked as the #5 bass fishing destination in the Southeast, a distinction that makes it the top bass lake in the state of Alabama. Colbert Tourism tells WSHF that a poll released by the Birmingham-based Bassmaster…
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Cherokee Water Supply Interrupted

The Town of Cherokee reports that a water main ruptured yesterday evening, causing reserve tank levels to drop quickly.  The leak was first reported around 7pm yesterday, and crews worked most of the evening to repair it.  Cherokee Utilities said…
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Burglary Arrests in Florence

Police have arrested a Florence woman in connection with vehicle burglaries. 28-year-old Leigh Ann Cox was arrested this morning after a report of multiple vehicle break-ins near Hermitage Drive. Officers responding to the scene found Cox inside a vehicle and…
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Wreck Causes Delays on Hwy 72 in Tuscumbia

A wreck at the intersection of Highway 72 and Woodmont Drive in Tuscumbia this afternoon has caused delays to eastbound traffic. The wreck occurred around 12:30 pm.  The eastbound left lane is blocked.  Currently the right hand lane and both…
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First Southern Bank Being Sold

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 12:05 pm The directors of Shoals-based First Southern Bank have approved the company’s sale to a group of local investors. The Birmingham Business Journal reports that the directors unanimously approved of the transaction, but it…
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TVA Lowers Lake Levels To Prepare For Heavy Rain

Pickwick Dam

Heavy rains are forecast for much of the Tennessee Valley from tropical storm Cindy beginning today. To help minimize flooding, the Tennessee Valley Authority will be lowering some lake levels to create additional water storage capacity. Those lakes being lowered…
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Cherokee Rescue Fish Fry

Cherokee, Alabama Search and Rescue

Cherokee Search and Rescue will host their Fish Fry this Saturday, June 24th from 4 to 7pm. The event will take place at 1035 Daniel Street in Cherokee. Fish and Chicken Plates will be available for $10 each, and will…
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Killen Farmers Market

Buy Fresh, Buy Local in Alabama... Alabama Farmers Market Authority

Be sure to check out the Killen Farmers Market now until October!  It takes place every Saturday morning from 8:00 to noon at Killen Park on Lock Six Road. They have local farm families selling seasonal produce and other items…
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Helping You Track Shoals Gas Prices

WSHF Gas Buddy

Summer is almost here, and with it comes the inevitable rise in gas prices. WSHF is helping you find the best deals through a new feature on our website, the WSHF Gas Buddy. WSHF has enlisted the help of…
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Colbert County Storm Shelters Now On Google Maps

The Colbert County Emergency Management Agency has added a new feature to their website to help keep you safe in severe weather.  The EMA has added the locations of storm shelters to Google Maps to help you locate the nearest…
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