The U.S. Department of Education has awarded Northwest-Shoals Community College a federal Student Support Services grant for $3.1 million to help students succeed in and graduate from college.
The Lauderdale County school system is the recipient of $20,000 in donations from the Florence Electricity Department and the Tennessee Valley Authority.
FLORENCE — Heritage Christian University is reporting some of its highest enrollment numbers ever this fall, due largely to remote learning opportunities for students.
Despite 10 positive COVID-19 cases and more than 100 in quarantine throughout the Lauderdale County school system, Superintendent Jon Hatton said he's been pleased with the following of protocol.
CHEROKEE — The town's telecommunications provider, TEC, just got a lot busier as vouchers through the Alabama Broadband Connectivity for Students program are now being received.
TUSCUMBIA — Tuscumbia City Schools Superintendent Darryl Aikerson is the second top administrator in the Shoals to be stricken with COVID-19.
TUSCALOOSA — The University of Alabama has issued a prohibition on student gatherings, including off-campus parties, and fraternity and sorority events as the school tries to curb the spread of COVID-19.
SHEFFIELD — Students at Threadgill Primary School arrived for their first day of classes Monday, masked and well versed on keeping their social distance.
TUSCALOOSA — Frustrated by scenes of crowded entertainment districts and bars on the first weekend many students returned to the University of Alabama, officials on Monday looked for ways to improve safety during the coronavirus pandemic, and hopefully save college football this year.
FLORENCE — Dr. Chandra Bondugula knew he'd come up with a much-needed product two years ago when he was chosen as a winner of the 2018 Shoals Idea Audition for his health care savings app, ZeaMed.
FLORENCE — Eco magician Steve Trash is featured on the cover of the current edition of "The Linking Ring" magazine, the monthly journal of the International Brotherhood of Magicians.