12 hrs ago
Muscle Shoals woman assaulted, raped while walking in residential area
Muscle Shoals police are searching for a rape suspect they say targeted a young woman walking along Ford Street Monday evening.
18 hrs ago
Got tickets to Birmingham's Taste of Uptown street festival Thursday? Here's what's on the menu
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Tickets for the food tastings at Thursday night's Eat Up: A Taste of Uptown street festival are all gone, but guests may still come on down to the Uptown entertainment district and enjoy some Muscle Shoals music and cold beverages from the bars.
Phish returns to Alabama this weekend; here's what fans can expect at the shows, one of which already sold out
Phish's 2014 summer tour dates include two stops in Alabama, in Orange Beach on Friday, Aug. 1 and in Birmingham on Saturday, Aug. 2. ORANGE BEACH, Alabama -- It might seem corny to call Phish "en fuego" in the middle of their 2014 tour, but they arrive in Alabama absolutely torching the latest leg of their run promoting their 12th studio album.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Muscle Shoals truck parts company becomes stockholder for VIPAR Heavy Duty
A 22-year-old Muscle Shoals company serving class 6-8 trucks in three states is now a stockholder for North America's leading network of independent after-market truck parts distributors.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Muscle Shoals legend David Hood, Bad Brad & Sipsey Slims on lineup for 2014 BAAM! festival
Sharrif Simmons, top left, founder of the Birmingham Arts & Music Festival, has announced a lineup that includes David Hood of the Swampers, bottom right, and Bad Brad & the Sipsey Slims, bottom left.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Voice of America
Candi Staton Brings Multiple Stylistic Elements to 'Life Happens'
Candi Staton has been called the "First Lady of Southern Soul" thanks to a string of hits in the 1970s that included R & B versions of Stand By Your Man and In The Ghetto .
State audit finds problems at Alabama Music Hall of Fame
State Tourism Director Lee Sentell, who is treasurer of the Hall of Fame's Board, said the problems concerned employees and board members who are no longer with the Hall of Fame.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Erie Times News
Big Something brings big rock to Chaffee
The six-piece North Carolina rock band crafts grab-the-world-by-the-throat songs with scope, confidence and dazzling chops.
Federal lawsuit filed against church, children's pastor following decade of abuse
A sexual abuse victim has filed a federal lawsuit against a Shoals church, their former children's pastor and a Colbert County business following more than a decade of sexual abuse.
State pays $75,000 for rights to 'Sweet Home Alabama'
Members of the band were familiar with Alabama because, from 1970-'72, they recorded at the famous Muscle Shoals Sound Studio in Sheffield.
Alabama revenue department to host tax workshop for new businesses in Muscle Shoals
The Alabama Department of Revenue will host a free tax forum and new business workshop in Muscle Shoals next month.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Full tank: American Aquarium
After 10 years in the trenches together, hard-clubbing it around the country with a crappy van and a trailer, the six guys in American Aquarium finally caught a break in 2012 with Burn.Flicker.Die , their seventh independent album.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Handy Festival off to sound start in Florence
For 10 days, the air is filled with beats and sounds created to preserve and promote the musical heritage of Northwest Alabama.
Man charged in several burglaries suspected of selling stolen trailers
Muscle Shoals police stopped 51-year-old Eric Jerome Vaughn on Monday morning. They said he was in a stolen truck with a stolen trailer.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Don's Top 10 From July 20, 1972
Another "Time Machine" back into history, as I look back at the hits from Thursday, July 20, 1972.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Northern Michigan News
New signs to say 'Welcome to Sweet Home Alabama'
Tourists traveling into Alabama on interstate highways will soon be greeted by signs strengthening the state's official connection to the Lynyrd Skynyrd song title "Sweet Home Alabama."
Former church secretary charged in $129,000 theft
A northwest Alabama woman is facing charges of stealing more than $129,000 while she was working as a church's financial secretary.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Muscle Shoals Police Looking for Alleged Burglar
Take a look at this picture. Muscle shoals police say a car pulls in to a convenient store on Woodward Avenue this past weekend.