Southwire Announces Expansion in Florence, Ala.

Southwire Announces Expansion in Florence, Ala. Company's growth will create approximately 120 jobs, add capacity and improve current facilities Florence, Ala. – June 9, 2023: As part of its ongoing modernization efforts, Southwire has announced an expansion at its campus in Florence, Ala., that is expected to increase production capacity by 30% an...
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Summer in The Shoals 2023

 Summer events in The Shoals June 2023July 2023Recurring EventsSplash Pads & Public PoolsArts & CultureWebsites to Watch! Event Name Date Location Additional Information Website First Fridays Florence June 2nd Downtown Florence Visit historic Downtown Florence every first Friday of the month to see a variety of booths from unique ...
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7 Compelling Reasons to Pursue a Career in Technology: Exploring a World of Opportunity

In today's fast-paced world, technology has become a crucial part of almost every industry, and the demand for professionals in the technology field is growing rapidly. A career in technology offers many benefits that make it an attractive career option for many people. High demand for tech professionals: With the increasing use of technology in al...
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Code Alabama to Launch in June; Scholarships Available

FLORENCE, AL – The Center for Learning and Professional Development on the East Campus of the University of North Alabama, along with the Shoals Economic Development Authority have partnered to launch Code Alabama. The program will begin in June, and 12 scholarships are available for the first group of students. "We are pleased to be able to offer ...
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4 New 'Shoals-Centric' Things to Try in 2023

The beginning of the year is a new and exciting time. Everyone seems to be making resolutions or participating in challenges. These can be a great way to establish and focus on your goals for the coming months. We have four new 'Shoals-centric' things for you to explore in 2023 to learn more about The Shoals.   1. Learn About a New Company! Th...
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Holiday Events in The Shoals- 2022

 Check out some of the events happening during the Holiday season here in The Shoals!  Event Name Date City More Information Pictures with Santa (Sokoll's Christmas Tree Farm) November 25th Florence Free Pictures with Santa (Pioneer Furniture)November 25thKillen Court Street Median C...
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The Employment Growth Program: All the Details

The Shoals Economic Development Authority (Shoals EDA) strives to improve The Shoals area economy through partnerships, programs, and innovation. One of these initiatives is our Employment Growth Program (EGP). Created in 2011, this program's mission is to promote the increase of quality employment opportunities within The Shoals community. Through...
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Fall Events in The Shoals

Check out some of the events happening this fall in The Shoals!   Date Event Name Location Website September 8th @ 7pm Fight for Freedom Benefit Concert Shoals Theatre 9thTedx Wilson Park...
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Shoals EDA Launches New Recording Incentive Underneath Shoals Music Makers

 The Shoals is synonymous with legendary hit music. No one can deny the heritage and musical pedigree of our community and its influence across the world. The Shoals is pound-for-pound the largest hit-making area in the world, rightfully once known to the world as the "Hit Recording Capital of the World." To continue the recording tradition an...
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Summer in The Shoals

 Summer events in The Shoals June 2022July 2022Recurring EventsSplash Pads & Public PoolsArts & Culture Event Name Date Location Additional Information Website Sweetwater Pop-Up Market June 4th Sweetwater District- Huntsville Road @ the roundabout We are excited to invite you to kick off summer at the Sweetwater Pop-Up Market on S...
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