TimesDaily - Morning News Briefing



UNA cuts row of trees for safety

FLORENCE — The path along Pine Street at the University of North Alabama is clearer these days. Read more

Public can view Shoals Long Range Transportation Plan Thursday

MUSCLE SHOALS — Shoals residents will have two opportunities Thursday to view local highway improvement plans that are projected for the ne… Read more


Florence awards second round of grants

FLORENCE — The city council on Tuesday approved COVID-19 relief grants to 21 local businesses and 10 agencies. Read more


Fundraising campaign begins for new Rescue Me Project center

SHEFFIELD — Shoals-area dignitaries and other community leaders got a first-hand look Tuesday at the facility that's being transformed into… Read more


Mayors will likely end up on Colbert solid waste authority boards

MUSCLE SHOALS — Two Colbert County mayors are leaving the two authorities that manage solid waste and recycling issues in Colbert County, o… Read more



Young Tide linemen step up with LaBryan Ray down

TUSCALOOSA — Replacing LaBryan Ray is more than replacing Alabama’s most experienced defensive linemen and its best defensive end. Read more


Deserving of more: Bigsby should be AU offense's focal point

AUBURN — The biggest difference between the offense Gus Malzahn essentially ran for seven seasons at Auburn and the one Chad Morris is call… Read more


Mars Hill rises to top spot in state rankings

Mars Hill, which spent all of last season at No. 1, is again at the top. Read more


The outdoors is good for health

With the new coronavirus taking its toll on leisure travel and many people stuck at home and starting to go stir crazy, it’s important to r… Read more

Don't change history for some malcontents

Several recent articles appearing in the TimesDaily deserve comment. Read more


Today's editorial cartoon


New documentary focuses on blues music in Alabama Black Belt

MONTGOMERY — A new documentary about the blues tradition of Alabama's Black Belt will premiere on Alabama Public Television on Oct. 23, sho… Read more


Romania's Jewish State Theater explores work on Holocaust

BUCHAREST, Romania — The latest premiere at the Jewish State Theater in the Romanian capital, Bucharest, explores the horrors of the Holoca… Read more


Jim Blasingame: The Presidential Candidates’ record on small business – Part I

As a leading voice for the small business sector, part of my advocacy is to track and report on public policy that impacts the Main Street … Read more

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