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Florence Police: Traffic laws don't stop for the holidays

FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Holiday drivers – pay extra attention on the roads right now. Last minute Thanksgiving shoppers are showing no mercy when it comes to red lights and stop signs. 174 more words


Volunteers prepare for the largest Thanksgiving luncheon for the needy in the Shoals

FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Dozens of volunteers at the First United Methodist Church in Florence are preparing for their annual Thanksgiving Day luncheon for the needy. 244 more words


Water pollution a concern in springs surrounding new Florence landfill

FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT)  – An environmental advocacy group in the Shoals found a concerning level of pollution in springs that line the new Florence landfill. 270 more words


Russellville fire officials urge residents to check smoke detectors as winter sets in

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Russellville Fire Department has urged residents to make sure they have working smoke detectors in their homes for years. In fact, they’ll come by and install them. 282 more words


Officer-involved skateboarding session goes viral in the Shoals

FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – A University of North Alabama police officer found himself in an unusual situation last month.

Pictures of a skateboarder jumping over the officer while he lay on the ground of the parking deck are getting a lot of attention one month later. 291 more words


Shoals Angel Tree in need of adoptions, despite decrease in participants

FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – The season of giving is upon us, and there’s one group in the Shoals asking for some help to make Christmas possible for hundreds of needy families. 247 more words


Williams capital murder trial continues; Medical examiner testifies about 70+ stab wounds

FLORENCE, Ala. – Friday, Lauderdale County prosecutors rested their case in the capital murder trial of Jeremy Williams in Florence.

First, they called the state medical examiner in charge of Brioni Rutland’s autopsy. 172 more words