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SHOALS AREA BUSINESS WOMAN SELECTED TO ATTEND WALMART’S NATIONAL WOMEN’S ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT INITIATIVE CONFERENCE.

Laura Hester, owner of Red Gingham Gourmet, LLC, a  Florence Woman Owned Business (WOB) was recently invited to participate in Walmart’s Women’s Economic Empowerment Initiative in Bentonville, Arkansas.  Laura was among a select group of Women Owned Business executives that … Continue reading

Win $5,000 to Help Start Your Business

Got a Business Idea?  Audition It!! Would $5,000 help you start your business?  Aspiring entrepreneurs can present their business ideas to a panel of area professionals on November 18. The best idea will be awarded a $5,000 cash prize.  The … Continue reading

Medicinal Herb Garden Tour

The North Alabama Food Policy Council and Alabama A&M University will be hosting a medicinal herb garden tour on Saturday August 16th in Hazel Green. The tour will include a tour of exotic vegetable plots with Dr. Rao Mentreddy of … Continue reading

Applications Now Being Accepted for FOOD Team Class

The Shoals Culinary Academy will begin the next session of the FOOD Team program on Tuesday, January 21st.  During this program, students participate in a hands-on culinary experience designed to teach the fundamentals of food service to prepare them for … Continue reading