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Auburn retiring golden eagle mascot Nova

AUBURN — Auburn University is retiring its 20-year-old golden eagle mascot two years after it was grounded from flying at football games be… Read more


Florence walking tour postponed until spring

FLORENCE — The "virtual experience" downtown walking tour scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. Saturday has been postponed until spring because of… Read more


Task force arrests woman on meth charges

TUSCUMBIA — A woman who already is facing drug charges found herself back in jail Thursday after authorities issued a search warrant at her… Read more


Colbert Fossil Plant decommissioning will take about four years

BARTON — A Tennessee Valley Authority official said Thursday it will take almost four years to "restore" the site of the shuttered Colbert … Read more


Arrests made in vehicle break-ins

FLORENCE — Two people face numerous theft charges in connection with a string of weekend vehicle break-ins in the Alexander Heights subdivi… Read more



High School Football: Deshler's defense finds its form

TUSCUMBIA — When senior defensive tackle TeOndre Goodloe brings up the standard for the Deshler defense, he’s talking about a combination o… Read more


GAMEDAY: Cupcake Saturday


High School Basketball Schedules

NOTE: All schedules subject to change. Compiled from C2Cschools.com Read more


Thank you for Veterans Day program

As a veteran of the U.S. Navy Submarine service (also the father of a Army combat veteran and son of a World War II U.S. Navy combat vetera… Read more


Today's editorial cartoon

You Said It

These developers around here will sell their land to the devil to make a profit. Read more




Email items for the TimesDaily Religion Calendar to myra.arnold@timesdaily.com. Deadline to submit items is 5 p.m. Tuesday for publication … Read more


Go and Do

Arts and entertainment items for Go and Do listing are published, as space permits, on a first-come, first-served basis. Deadline to submit… Read more


Best Bets

The deadline to submit live music events for Best Bets is noon Monday for publication the following Thursday. All venues must include a com… Read more


November 22, 2019, funerals

Lois Allen, noon, Greenview Memorial Chapel Read more

James W. Regan

BRADENTON, FLORIDA — James W. Regan, 85, died November 18, 2019. He was a member of the VFW and an Army veteran. Read more


John R. Godwin

KILLEN — John R. Godwin, 66, of Killen, passed away November 8, 2019, with his family by his side. He was a journeyman electrician for IBEW… Read more

Ernest Lee Wann

FLORENCE — Ernest Lee Wann, 88, died November 19, 2019. Funeral will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Elkins Funeral Home with visitation from noon t… Read more

Harold Gist

IRON CITY, TENNESSEE — Harold Neal Gist, 54 of Iron City, TN, passed away November 20, 2019. Mr. Gist was a machinist and member of the Chu… Read more


E. Yvone Wall

RUSSELLVILLE — E. Yvone Wall, 45, of Russellville, AL passed away Sunday, November 10, 2019. A memorial service will be Saturday, November … Read more


Joseph Ashton Aigner

SHEFFIELD — Joseph “Ashton” Aigner, age 18, of Sheffield, passed away Saturday, November 16, 2019. Graveside service will be Saturday, Nove… Read more

Margaret Harriet Jane Marcus

LAWRENCEBURG, TENN. — Margaret Harriet Jane Marcus, 85, died November 20, 2019. Visitation Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Loretto Memor… Read more

Frances Hazel Kimbrough

RUSSELLVILLE — Mrs. Frances Hazel Kimbrough, 93, of Russellville, Alabama passed away November 20, 2019 at Lauderdale Christian Nursing Hom… Read more

Robert H. Couch, MD

LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY — Robert H. Couch, MD, 62, died Tuesday, November 19, 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky. Read more

Joel Lynn Schiltz

PHIL CAMPBELL — Joel Lynn Schiltz, 77, died November 20, 2019. Visitation will be Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Phil Campbell Baptist … Read more

Leslie C. Burrus Jr.

WATERLOO — Leslie C. Burrus Jr., 89, died November 21, 2019. A private family memorial service will be at a later date. Colbert Memorial Ch… Read more

Jeanette Haddock Jackson

WAYNESBORO, TENNESSEE — Jeanette Haddock Jackson, 73, died November 20, 2019. Visitation tonight from 5:30 to 9 and Saturday from 11 a.m. u… Read more

Rev. Bill Cotton

LEIGHTON — Rev. Bill Cotton passed away Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at the age of 86. He was a member of Old Town Creek Baptist Church an… Read more

Louise Crump

HAMILTON — Louise Crump, 76, died November 19, 2019. Visitation will be tonight from 6 to 8 at Hamilton Funeral Home. Funeral will be Satur… Read more

Barbara Nell Holt

FOLEY — Barbara Nell Holt, age 68, formerly of Florence, died November 16, 2019. Read more

Weather Today

Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the mid 50s.


59° 55°

Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the mid 50s.

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Wind:ENE at 4 mph
Chance of Rain:40%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:06:31:13 AM
Sunset:04:41:40 PM

This Week's Forecast

Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the mid 50s.Fri
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Morning showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 30s.Sat
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Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.Sun
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Sunny. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 40s.Mon
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Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.Tue
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Showers. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 40s.Wed
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Chance of showers. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 40s.Thu
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