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No action on short-term rental owners until issue is resolved

FLORENCE — A group of city officials decided Monday afternoon that short-term rentals zoned R1 and R2, that were recently declared in viola… Read more

Car strikes Long-Lewis vehicles, injures driver

MUSCLE SHOALS — A Sunday wreck injured the driver and damaged several vehicles at an automobile dealership. Read more

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Juneteenth celebration features new venue, activities

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Florence High alumna takes off today in 43rd Air Race Classic

After World War II, the racing was renewed under a new name: the All Women’s Transcontinental Air Race, also known as the Powder Puff Derby… Read more

Police identify wreck victims

FLORENCE — Authorities have released the names of victims of a Saturday two-vehicle wreck that killed one man and injured another. Read more

Sports

Tigers turn page to Louisville after gut-wrenching loss to Mississippi State

OMAHA, Neb. — It’s easy to understand why the Creighton University baseball team plays its home games at TD Ameritrade Park rather than on … Read more

Gilbert gets bases-loaded hit, Bulldogs beat Auburn 5-4

OMAHA, Neb. — Marshall Gilbert hit a bases-loaded single up the middle that capped a four-run ninth inning and gave Mississippi State a 5-4… Read more

Florence softball workouts

Florence High School softball workouts are Monday at 8 a.m.  Read more

Opinion

Twisted priorities create disease threat

Dr. Tom Borelli, in his June 7 Conservative Review article, warns that medieval diseases are spreading in California. Why is this a concern… Read more

You Said It

We do have a good economy. We had some good things going on under President Trump. But does that give him the right to do wrong? Does that … Read more

Hits and misses

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Life

Trump campaign fires pollsters after mixed messaging

WASHINGTON — When President Donald Trump's internal polling suggested he was trailing Democrats in crucial states earlier this year, it did… Read more

Louisiana governor: Upriver floods a disaster for fisheries

NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana's governor says floodwaters from the Midwest are severely hurting people who make their living from coastal seafood… Read more

Wish List

The TimesDaily Wish List includes items needed by local nonprofit agencies to serve the public. A list of different agencies is published e… Read more

Obituaries

June 18, 2018, funerals

Olive Berry, 2 p.m., Pinkard Funeral Home, Haleyville Read more

Gary Huston Phillips

ROGERSVILLE — Gary Huston Phillips, 85, of Rogersville, died June 15, 2019. His happiest days were times with his family, serving at church… Read more

Betty Riner Streetman

TUSCUMBIA — Mrs. Betty R. Streetman, 79, of Tuscumbia, Alabama, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Helen Keller Hospital. Formerly of … Read more

Ola Frazier

IUKA, MISSISSIPPI — Ola Frazier, 81, died June 16, 2019. Funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Ludlam Funeral Home, Iuka, with visitation… Read more

Betty Carolyn Roberts

HAMILTON — Betty Carolyn Roberts, 68, died June 16, 2019. Visitation will be tonight from 6 to 9 at Gravel Springs Missionary Baptist Churc… Read more

Neeley Franklin Luna Sr.

LAWRENCEBURG, TENN. — Neeley Franklin Luna, Sr., 78, died June 16, 2019. Visitation today from 4 to 8 p.m. at Neal Funeral Home. Graveside … Read more

Margie Pounders

TREMONT, MISSISSIPPI — Margie Sue Harrell Pounders, 94, died June 16, 2019. Visitation will be today, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with funeral servic… Read more

Michael E. Drane

ROGERSVILLE — Michael E. Drane died June 15, 2019. Elkins East Chapel will announce arrangements. Read more

Jackie Fay Fowler

NORTHPORT — Jackie Fay Fowler, 82, died June 16, 2019. Services will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay. Visitation will… Read more

Tabatha Leeann Sutton

CHEROKEE — Tabatha Leeann Sutton, 31, died June 17, 2019. Morrison Funeral Home, Cherokee, will announce arrangements. Please visit morriso… Read more

Velma Pounders

CHEROKEE — Velma Pounders, 6, died June 17, 2019. Morrison Funeral Home, Tuscumbia, will announce arrangements. Read more

Ann Elizabeth Alford

LAWRENCEBURG, TENN. — Ann Elizabeth Alford, 77, died June 17, 2019. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Neal Funeral Home and … Read more

Mazell Scott

CHEROKEE — Mazell Scott, 92, of Cherokee, AL died Sunday, June 16, 2019, at Tishomingo Community Living Center in Iuka. Mrs. Scott was a me… Read more

Horace 'Pony' William Baker

FALKVILLE — Horace “Pony” William Baker, 83, died June 16, 2019. Visitation will be Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Presbyteriacn … Read more

Lessie Mae Harrell

TISHOMINGO, MISSISSIPPI — Lessie Mae Harrell, 70, of Tishomingo, MS, passed away at her home, surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, … Read more

Douglas 'Pinto' Wayne Turbyfill

PHIL CAMPBELL — Douglas “Pinto” Wayne Turbyfill, 63, died June 17, 2019. Graveside service will be today at 11 a.m. at Mt. Pleasant Cemeter… Read more

Sandra Crenshaw Ford

FLORENCE — Sandra Crenshaw Ford, 75, died June 14, 2019. Memorial service is Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Greater St. Paul African Methodist Chur… Read more

Weather Today

Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.

Today

83° 71°

Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.

Humidity:79%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:S at 7 mph
Chance of Rain:90%
UV Index:7 High
Sunrise:05:36:43 AM
Sunset:08:06:47 PM

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.Tue
90%83° 71°
Showers and thunderstorms late. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the low 70s.Wed
40%90° 73°
Thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 70s.Thu
80%86° 70°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the mid 70s.Fri
20%93° 75°
Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the mid 70s.Sat
40%94° 75°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the mid 70s.Sun
20%94° 74°
Scattered thunderstorms possible. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 70s.Mon
50%87° 72°
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