Shoals

Florence PD Releases Details on Traffic Death

The Florence Police Department has released the name of a man killed in a traffic accident Saturday morning. Officials say Michael E. Drane of Rogersville was pronounced dead at a local hospital following the wreck. The department says it responded…
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Muscle Shoals Post Office Reopening

The U.S. Postal Service says the Muscle Shoals Post Office will reopen on Monday, June 17th, after remaining closed for nearly a year. Officials said the building was closed due to health and safety concerns, but never disclosed what those…
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Florence Council Meeting on Monday

A special called Council Meeting of the Florence City Council has been called for 12:00 p.m. Monday, June 10, 2019, in the City Hall Auditorium, 101 South Pine Street.  The purpose of the meeting is approving a contract regarding road…
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Florence Police Make Burglary Arrest

The Florence Police Department says they have arrested one man in connection with a burglary that took place Monday afternoon on East Limestone Street. 45-year-old Anthony Billings has been charged with 1st Degree Burglary and 3rd Degree Domestic Violence.  Officials…
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Police Impersonator Reported in Shoals

The Muscle Shoals Police Department is asking the public to be aware of a man impersonating a police officer.  They say the man pulled a woman over on Wilson Dam Road around 2pm Friday, informing her that she had a…
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Florence Police Recover Stolen Vehicle

Florence Police say they recovered a stolen vehicle Friday, after officers located it in West Florence.  The white Jeep Cherokee was reported stolen in Gwinnett County, Georgia and was spotted on Pine Street. Officers attempted a traffic stop on Cedar…
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Paving Begins on Highway 17 north of Florence

Alabama Department of Transportation

The Alabama Department of Transportation says work began Tuesday on Alabama Highway 17 north of Cox Creek Parkway, with contractors repaving about 5.5 miles of the roadway. The work will cause delays between Cox Creek and County Road 172, with…
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Arrest Made in Florence Shooting

Florence police report they have arrested 69-year-old William Louis Butler of Blair Street in Florence, and charged him with murder in connection with the shooting death of 63-year-old Willie Oneal Hollis on May 22nd. Police say they responded to a…
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Pedestrian Killed in Lauderdale County

A Lauderdale County man was killed Friday when he was struck by a vehicle on Country Road 139, about eight miles north of Florence.  The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reports 64-year-old Terrell Buntyn Rochester was struck by a pickup truck…
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