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Police investigating threatening note found at Muscle Shoals High School

The Muscle Shoals Police Department says it is investigating a threatening note that was found on the floor of a hallway at Muscle Shoals High School on Friday.

Brooks, Muscle Shoals high school golf teams win state championships  WAAY

The boys golf teams at two Shoals area high schools have big reasons to celebrate.

Muscle Shoals High School's cyber safety efforts recognized  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — The cyber safety training students are receiving at Muscle Shoals High School has been recognized by the Common Sense Media ...

Student charged after threatening note found at Muscle Shoals High School

A juvenile student has been charged with making a terrorist threat after Muscle Shoals High School officials found a threatening note at the school on Friday, ...

Muscle Shoals principal surprised by state award during student assembly  WHNT News 19

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – On Friday morning, Muscle Shoals High School held an unusual assembly for the student body. While academics sometimes takes a ...

Nebraska QB commit Logan Smothers transfers to Muscle Shoals

The three-star, dual-threat QB spent the past three seasons at Athens.

Muscle Shoals student athletes help teacher in need  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Sometimes coming to the aid of someone in distress is just the right thing to do.

School board referendum could come before Muscle Shoals voters  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Residents in Muscle Shoals could be voting this year on a referendum that, if approved, would change the board of education from ...

Muscle Shoals School Superintendent wants threats to stop  WHNT News 19

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – For the second time in a month, high school students have been placed on lock-down due to a threat. The Muscle Shoals City Schools ...

Student charged with making terrorist threat | Education  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — A Muscle Shoals High School student was arrested Thursday and charged with making a terrorist threat, school officials said.

Shoals high school athletes enjoy signing day | High School  Times Daily

FLORENCE – It's a big week for Florence senior Cadarrius Thompson.

3 Shoals area high schools named among the best in Alabama  WAAY

That's according to a data company called Niche, which ranked the 30 best high schools in Alabama.

2019 Tennessee Valley high school graduation ceremony dates and times  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — WHNT has compiled a list of most Tennessee Valley high school's graduation ceremony with their date and time. They are listed ...

Renowned Orthopaedic surgeon to speak at Muscle Shoals Education Foundation dinner  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Dr. James Andrews has some interesting stories to tell about the 40 years he has spent working to prevent and repair sports-related ...

Mars Hill's Colt Smith, Muscle Shoals' Sara Puckett honored as TimesDaily high school athletes of the year  Times Daily

FLORENCE — Colt Smith and Sara Puckett earned individual honors for their athletic achievements Tuesday night, but they were quick to share the spotlight ...

Muscle Shoals area recovering from flooding with clean-up help  WAAY

Clean-up is underway in the Shoals, where water levels have dropped substantially.

High school golf: Regan follows family tradition to UNA  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Thomas Regan talked to several colleges about his golf future, but in the end there was only one logical choice when it came time to make ...

Holden named High School Principal of the Year  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Chad Holden's greatest award as a school administrator was being named the state's High School Principal of the Year by the Council for ...

Alabama's 25 best high schools, as ranked by US News  WSFA

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - U.S. News has released its list of the 25 best public high schools in Alabama for 2019. The list draws from a total of 357 schools ...

5-mill property tax fails in Muscle Shoals | Education  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — A 5-mill property tax that would have funded school district improvements was defeated soundly Tuesday by more than a 4 to 1 margin.

2019 Shoals Scholar Dollar Student of the Year Awards  Times Daily

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Muscle Shoals ranked one of the safest school districts in the state  WAFF is a site used to research schools and colleges and then rank them. It's that site that ranked Muscle Shoals 13th in school safety.

Locals won't let a veteran be buried without dignity  Times Daily

Tommy Oswalt was determined to ensure a former classmate and fellow U.S. Marine with no immediate family in the Shoals would receive a burial fitting of a ...

Sports briefs: Muscle Shoals football player Terrell McDonald commits to UAB  Times Daily

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL. Muscle Shoals' McDonald. commits to UAB Blazers. Terrell McDonald, a rising senior at Muscle Shoals High School, announced on ...

2 students from area schools score perfect 36 on ACT  Times Daily

It isn't every day a student scores a perfect 36 on the ACT, and Thomas Roden and Andrea Jacks understand those odds as well as anyone.

Muscle Shoals introduces new softball, baseball coaches  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS – Two new coaches met with players and their families at an introduction ceremony Monday afternoon at Muscle Shoals High School, one ...

Muscle Shoals High School student killed, another seriously hurt in wreck on River Road in Muscle Shoals

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. - State Troopers confirm a Muscle Shoals High School student is dead and another person was airlifted to the hospital after a wreck on ...

North Alabama students bring home top prizes in Governor’s App Challenge  WHNT News 19

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Congratulations are in order for these hard-working local students for their achievements in the Governor's App Challenge at the 2nd ...

Muscle Shoals student scores perfect 36 on ACT | Education  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Muscle Shoals High School 11th-grader John Yordy has aced the ACT with a perfect score of 36, but he isn't out of the test-taking ...

19 students sign up for FAME program at Northwest-Shoals  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Nineteen students signed up Thursday to participate in Northwest-Shoals Community College's FAME program beginning this fall.

Meet the chef behind Alabama's most exciting new restaurant

Adam Evans, who grew up in Muscle Shoals and attended Auburn University, has come home to Alabama to open Automatic Seafood & Oysters in Birmingham.

Schrimsher named Principal of the Year  News Courier

The National Association of Secondary School Principals recently named Athens High School principal Dr. Travis Schrimsher as the 2019 High School Principal ...

Brooks High School wins game 1 of state baseball championship  WAAY

Lions are roaring in the Capital City getting the 4-1 win Wednesday.

Triple Inductees | Knights Korner  courierjournal

Three of Muscle Shoals High School's greatest athletes were inducted together into the Muscle Shoals Athletics Hall of Fame in 2017. Jarius Hayes, a 1991 ...

New girls basketball and volleyball coaches named at Muscle Shoals High School  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — It won't be easy to replace Brenda Mayes, but Blair Bowens and Maggie Finley… Loading... Loading... Facebook · Twitter · SMS · Email ...

Local track athletes prepare for postseason at Muscle Shoals Invitational  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Tyler Inman added the 110-meter hurdles to his list of events midway through last track season, and now it's the Central junior's best ...

4A-6A Boys All-Area Team: Muscle Shoals' Mark Sears player of year, Brooks' Brian Wright coach of year  Times Daily

At its best, the Muscle Shoals boys basketball team is perhaps the most dangerous, efficient boys team in the Shoals.

Viking band wins Class 5A state championship  Daily Mountain Eagle

The Jasper High marching band, shown in a performance from earlier this season, won the Class 5A state championship Saturday night at the 2018 Alabama ...

Viking band competing for state title Saturday  Daily Mountain Eagle

Senior members of the Jasper High band pose for a photo after the band swept all the top awards at the Pride of Hayden Marching Festival two weeks ago.

Turtle Point hosting Alabama State Amateur for 6th time  Times Daily

Turtle Point Yacht and Country Club first hosted the Alabama State Amateur Championship in 1968. That year a rising amateur named Hubert Green outlasted ...

Davis Excited to Be Back in Shoals | News  courierjournal

MUSCLE SHOALS – ESPN College GameDay host, Rece Davis, is excited to be coming back to the Shoals. He will be sharing stories from his career and ...

Muscle Shoals baseball coach Josh Fowler suspended for season  Times Daily

Muscle Shoals baseball coach Josh Fowler has been suspended for the rest of the season following an incident at the team's spring break tournament in Destin, ...

Two new principals hired in Muscle Shoals | Local News  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — The city's board of education hired two new principals — Caryn Hairell, for the Muscle Shoals Career Academy, and Kevin Davis, ...

Washington Redskins add to stockpile of state players

Already carrying more players with Alabama football roots on their roster than any other team in the NFL, the Washington Redskins added another one on ...

Vote coming on 5-mill property tax | News  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Superintendent of Education Brian Lindsey said Muscle Shoals schools are on the third step of the goal to create a revenue stream to ...

Muscle Shoals student killed, another injured in afternoon accident  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Muscle Shoals Superintendent of Education Brian Lindsey said there are a lot of friends and family members of Evan Isbell hurting today.

Smoke on the Water | Gallery  Times Daily

The Smoke on the Water barbecue event at McFarland Park in Florence on Saturday. [JIM HANNON/TIMESDAILY]

David Langston leaving Muscle Shoals High School to head Bob Jones baseball team  The Huntsville Times -

The Madison City School Board on Tuesday hired David Langston away from Muscle Shoals High School, following the recommendation of Bob Jones Principal ...

ACT score averages, by school, help officials tweek instruction  Times Daily

The recently released 2016 ACT composite scores for high schools around the state can tell a lot about a district.

Muscle Shoals fills assistant principal vacancies | Education  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS -- The city school system filled three assistant principal positions to complete the district's in-school administration teams for the 2016-17 ...

Academic Achievers | Life  Times Daily

Madison Haney, Florence, was named to the spring semester dean's list at Auburn University. She is the daughter of Renee Haney.

TIMESDAILY ALL-AREA BOYS TENNIS: Aycock led Trojans to runner-up finish in Class 6A  Times Daily

After a strong senior season, Muscle Shoals' Ethan Aycock earned the Times Daily boy's tennis player of the year.

National Merit Scholarship winners: 33 Alabama students earn honors

Alabama students are among those receiving $2,500 scholarships from the National Merit Scholarship Corp. The winners were selected from a pool of 15,000 ...

Prep Roundup: Local golf teams compete at Turtle Point Classic  Times Daily

Six local teams competed in the Turtle Point Classic with Muscle Shoals leading the way among Shoals area teams.

Business Bound | News  courierjournal

MUSCLE SHOALS - Northwest-Shoals Community College's Business Division hosted the inaugural high school business division competition on the Shoals ...

Muscle Shoals students raise $14,000 for classmate | Education  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS -- The crowd at James F. Moore Stadium was almost silent when the public address announcer said the students had not reached the ...

Accepting the challenge | Muscle Shoals |  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Maggie Finley sees the championship banners each day when she enters the Muscle Shoals High School gym.

McBride Elementary celebrates year number 10 with McBride Mile | Education  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Friday marked the 10th year of the McBride Mile, with 650 young participants in the third through fifth grades.

Muscle Shoals student sent home for 'distracting hair color'  WAFF

A Muscle Shoals student said she didn't even make it to her homeroom class on the first day of school because the color of her hair dye was deemed "too ...

Prep Notebook: Lexington's Kinsley Hanback signs; Wilson's Luke Daniel discusses transfer  Times Daily

Throughout high school Kinsley Hanback's goal was to play college basketball, but eventually she was recruited by former North Alabama coach Stephanie ...

A Celebration for First Metro | News  courierjournal

MUSCLE SHOALS - First Metro Bank is a community bank founded in 1988. It now has nine offices in the Shoals, Athens, and Russellville. First Metro is ...

Green Machine: Muscle Shoals' Joe Green is TimesDaily Wrestler of the Year  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Although he won a state title in 2016, Muscle Shoals wrestler Joe Green was even better this season.

National Merit Scholarship semifinalists 2019: 215 Alabama students earn honors

Students from throughout Alabama have earned a place on the list of semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Muscle Shoals students rally around heart patient | Local News  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — When the Muscle Shoals High School freshman class officers set up a bake sale table last week to raise money, no one was sure what to ...

Muscle Shoals students first to get EMT training class  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS -- The opportunity to have firsthand experience in an Emergency Medical Training program is beneficial no matter what career eight students ...

Meet Alabama's top 50 HS athletic programs

See a ranking of Alabama's top 50 high school sports programs according to

Willingham Quads celebrate 'Sweet 16' today | Local News  Times Daily

TUSCUMBIA — The Willingham quads turn 16 today. But whatever you do, don't call them "the quads."

Fyffe Red Devils Win 2A State Championship  WAAY

The Fyffe players overcome with emotion tonight during the post-game press conference Friday night. They deserve to show all the emotions because they beat ...

Muscle Shoals coach pleads guilty to domestic violence, suspended  Times Daily

FLORENCE — An assistant football coach at Muscle Shoals High School pleaded guilty Thursday morning to domestic violence assault and was suspended ...

Pike County judge rules Maori Davenport immediately eligible pending hearing; she scores 25 in return to court  Dothan Eagle

A Pike County circuit judge has issued a ruling reversing the suspension of Charles Henderson basketball star Maori Davenport and returning her to action ...

These 15 public high schools are the best for athletes in Alabama

Who has game? Don't Edit. Prescotte Stokes III | What Alabama schools are the best for athletes? Niche, a website that grades ...

22 Alabama high schools where more than 80 percent of students go to college

22 Alabama high schools where more than 80 percent of students go to college.

Bowens, Finley to take over for departing Mayes  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — It won't be easy to replace Brenda Mayes, but Blair Bowens and Maggie Finley will give it their best shot.

Muscle Shoals special needs student gets heartfelt 'promposal' from longtime friend

Wesley Spurgeon, a special needs student at Muscle Shoals High, was asked to prom by Abby Rose, a longtime friend.

UNA's Germanfest celebrates culture, food and more | Education  Times Daily

FLORENCE — The German Department of the University of North Alabama hosted German Fest 2018 Tuesday with even larger than expected crowds.

Artistic Renderings of Youth | Arts and Theater  Times Daily

Artistic Renderings of Youth, in its 26th year, is a juried show at Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts in Florence featuring works of students in seventh through ...

Here are north Alabama's 15 best public high schools, US News says

U.S. News and World Report's annual ranking of the nation's best high schools has been released.

20 Alabama schools with the highest average ACT scores

The ACT (originally known as American College Testing) is a national college admissions examination that consists of tests four key subject areas: English, ...

Top Public High Schools in Alabama

U.S. News and World Report's released the annual ranking of the nation's best high schools. According to our news partners at the ranking is based on ...

Florence police recover murder victim’s car

FLORENCE, ALA. – Police say they located the victim's missing car on July 3 with the help of Tennessee authorities. Florence Police Sergeant Greg Cobb says ...

Athens High majorettes on fire in 2018  News Courier

Fans at Athens High School football games don't just get excited during the game, they stand during the halftime show, which is courtesy of five talented girls ...

These are the best 50 high schools for athletics in Alabama, report says

Mark Almond | Who ranks No. 1 in Alabama? Three Birmingham-area schools made the top five in a new survey ranking the best public schools ...

Shoals Christian names Felicia Jones new head of school  Times Daily

FLORENCE — Felicia Jones has been named Shoals Christian School's new head of school, replacing Jim Koan who resigned last fall.

25 Alabama high schools with the best ACT scores

Alabama's average score for the ACT - a test of college readiness - is 20.6, slightly lower than the national composite score of 21. There are some schools, ...

15 Alabama high schools with the yummiest lunches

Long gone are the days of peanut butter and jelly and carton of chocolate milk.

Eady wins GOP nomination | Local News  Times Daily

TUSCUMBIA — Mark Eady doesn't plan to take much time soaking in his Republican nomination for Colbert County Circuit Clerk.

30 Alabama high schools doing the best job preparing students for college

What Alabama high schools are the best at preparing their students for college?

Mark Eady is seeking Colbert circuit clerk's seat  Times Daily

TUSCUMBIA — Mark Eady has a passion for politics and public *service*, and he wants to put it to use serving the people of Colbert County.

School employees clean up damage at Brooks High School  WAAY

Saturday night's strong winds caused a lot of damage at Brooks High School and other parts of Killen.

Cheerleading continues to grow, evolve in the Shoals  Times Daily

Rah, Rah, Rah! Ski-U-Mah! Hoo-Rah! Hoo-Rah! Varsity! Varsity! Minn-e-so-tah!” So goes the first organized cheer, according to, used at a University ...

Shoals police on high alert as search for dangerous person in Mississippi continues  WAAY

Brian Tuner is a person of interest in a shoot out with Mississippi officials.

Alabama's 20 best high schools for science and math

Alabama's 20 best high schools for science and math. STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Math – skills are increasingly valuable in today's ...

Alabama Merit Scholars: 102 students earn college-sponsored scholarships

More than 100 students from Alabama are among the 3500 recipients of National Merit college-sponsored scholarships.

How Alabama's Single Lock Records became a must-hear indie label -

Although music fans are more used to seeing John Paul White in a debonair black suit – at his concerts, the award shows or in that Taylor Swift music video ...

Alabama's top 20: High school ACT scores

The high schools listed below are the schools in the state of Alabama with the highest average ACT scores during the 2015-2016 school year.

Crimson Tide football players help two Alabama toddlers facing life-threatening disorder

fooball friends2.jpg. Kruz Davenport, 3, meets a Crimson Tide football player as he and his family work to spread awareness of his life-threatening genetic ...

NFL Preseason Week 1: Minkah Fitzpatrick ready for wide-ranging debut

Dozens of rookies will get their first taste of NFL action on Thursday night with 12 games on the schedule for the opening full week of the league's preseason ...

These are Alabama's top 25 high schools, US News says

U.S. News and World Report released its 2017 rankings of the nation's best high schools. Alabama had only one high school in the top 100: Loveless Academic ...

Ex-Alabama defensive lineman Dee Liner transferring to Sun Belt Conference school

Dee Liner at fall camp. Alabama defensive lineman Dee Liner (52) works on attack drills during the Crimson Tide's seventh preseason football practice of the ...

Woman killed in morning crash | Local News  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS -- A 20-year-old woman was killed Saturday morning in a one-vehicle wreck on Second Street, police said.

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