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Thursday, June 13, 2019
The Salvation Army is aware that thousands of people in our Tri-County area struggle with hunger everyday.  It is our goal to alleviate these hunger pains by ensuring that receiving food assistance is as easy and painless as possible. To receive this assistance: Come to 1601 Huntsville Rd., Florence, AL  35660 Mondays & Wednesdays 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM Bring an ID for each adult residing in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Monday, June 03, 2019
The Shoals Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Northwest-Shoals Community College, is offering its annual Workforce Readiness Institute – Career Education for Educators on June 11-14 and June 18-20.  The Institute offers professional development opportunities for middle and high school math and science teachers, counselors and school administrators. “Participants will network with local ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Russellville, AL –– The Board of Directors of CB&S Bank recently announced the addition of a new Commercial Relationship Manager in the Florence, AL – Hough Road office.         Jeff Daniel joins CB&S Bank as Senior Vice President and Commercial Relationship Manager. Mr. Daniel has 40 years of banking experience. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of North Alabama ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
For immediate release: 5/20/2019 United Treating and Distribution, LLC  338 E Washington Ave. Muscle Shoals, AL 35661 256-248-0944 lb@unitedtreating.com Chad Epperson received the C12 Group Hero Award at the C12 Marketplace Leader Conference Current’19. Owner/CEO Chad Epperson of United Treating and Distribution, LLC (UTD) was presented the C12 Hero Award at the C12 Marketplace Leader ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, May 20, 2019
THE SHOALS – The Shoals Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for the 31st class of Leadership Shoals. Applications will be accepted through Monday, July 8 at 4:00 PM. Leadership Shoals is a program offered through the Shoals Chamber of Commerce. It has been in existence for three decades and has seen more than 750 businesses and community leaders graduate from the program. The class ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, May 08, 2019
The 2019 graduates of Leadership Shoals, a nine-month program of the Shoals Chamber of Commerce, presented a sizable check to the Cramer Children’s Center during its graduation ceremony held at the Logan Room in Sheffield on Tuesday evening.  A requirement of Leadership Shoals is the creation and coordination a group-led, community project. This year, the 30th class decided to raise money to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Students from Youth Leadership Shoals (YLS), a program of the Shoals Chamber of Commerce, were on hand at Shoals CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children)  to deliver boxes of hygiene products for local foster children this week.  Youth Leadership Shoals, which offers high school juniors a better understanding and appreciation of the Shoals community, includes participation in a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
Friday, February 22, 2019
The Shoals Chamber of Commerce launches Shoals HIRE (Helping Industry Recruit Excellence) Academy in an effort to better prepare students for the workforce. This program will replace the Chamber’s Youth Leadership Shoals program but will follow a similar format while also including group industry tours and a heavier focus on soft skill development, workplace etiquette, and resume ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education
Monday, January 28, 2019
The Shoals Chamber of Commerce is proud to collaborate with the Alabama Small Business Development Center (SBDC) to offer a Business Resource Center onsite at the Shoals Chamber office, 20 Hightower Place in Florence.   The Alabama SBDC Network exists to train business people in a wide variety of business topics and provides comprehensive information services and access to experts in many ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Friday, January 04, 2019
Brentwood Retirement Community has been selected as the winner for the 2018 Best of Muscle Shoals Businesses Award in the Community and Social Services category by the Muscle Shoals Award Program. Each year, the Muscle ShoalsAward Program identifies a company that we believe has achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category.These companies enhance the ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
AUBURN – The Shoals Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the Shoals-area winners from the South’s BEST Robotics Championship held December 1-2 at Auburn University. Sixty teams spanning five states participated and five represented the NW Alabama BEST Robotics region. These teams included Creekside Academy, Brooks High School, Covenant Christian School, Phillips High School and Moulton Middle ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Community
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
The Northwest Alabama BEST Robotic Competition will hold its 2018 Mall Day at the Florence Mall on Saturday, September 22, 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. BEST is a workforce development partnership between the Shoals Chamber of Commerce and Northwest-Shoals Community College. The Chamber and the College will gather the 19 participating schools to practice driving their robots in preparation for the BEST ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education