The Coggin Law Firm

Have a legal question and need the free advice of an experienced lawyer?

Tune in to The Morning  Mix with Shane & Suzanne, every Tuesday at 8:10 a.m. for “Legal Briefs” and have your questions answered by Gina Coggin from The Coggin Law Firm in Gadsden.


The Big Deal Store: Wintzell’s Oyster House

Starting Monday, June  15th at 10 a.m. save 50% off Wintzell’s Oyster House in Guntersville in our Big Deal Store!

Wintzell’s Oyster House on the lake in Guntersville invites you to drop by and try our low country boil with connecta sausage, corn on the cob, red potatoes, and shrimp spiced just the way you like it.
Check out the online menu! Serving fresh seafood since 1938.

Wintzell’s on Hwy 431 in Guntersville, located directly on the lake. Visit our online menu at


**Certificate not good for purchase of alcohol**

Big Deal: Dales Bar-B-Q

Are you ready to have the best ribs in Marshall County? Look no further than Dale’s BBQ in Boaz!
Starting Monday, June 22nd @ 10 am, get a $20 Dale’s BBQ Certificate for only $10 in our Big Deal Store.

Catering available, call 256-593-1168. Dale’s BBQ, on the curve behind McDonald’s, Mill Street in Boaz.



Dew Destination 2015

Northeast Alabama, Where do you DEW?  Water Skiiing on The Coosa River or swimming at Guntersville Lake?

Mountain Dew and WQSB wants to know where and how you enjoy spending time in Northeast Alabama. Simply visit a local tourist destination in Northeast Alabama and snap a photo of you and your friends enjoying Mountain Dew.

Log in to our contest site and upload your local DEW DESTINATION photo for your chance to win a weekly prize package from Mountain Dew and $50 in cash from WQSB.

Week #1: Clay Minor, “Bow Fishing at night with some Dew”
Week #2: Joe Kelley, “Welding with some Dew”
Week #3: Justin Nash, “Drinking some Dew at Cherokee Rock Village”
Week #4: Katie Webb, “Cheerleading With Some Dew”
Week #5: James Franklin, “Smokey the Bloodhound chugging some Dew.”
Week #6: Cassaundra Anderson, “Drinking Some Dew at the Zoo”
Week #7: Gary Webb, “Wrapping up the school year and drinking some Dew.”
Week #8: Kelly Hyde, “Hitting cancer out of the ball field for Carey Farmer.”
Week #9: Will Clark, “Great friends playing on the creek.”
Week #10: Natashia Hilley, “Kayaking on Big Wills Creek with some Mt. Dew.”
Week #11: Stacey Parker, “Dewing  family time at Spring Valley Beach.”



Fantasy Racing Contest 2015

Okay all you Nascar Fans…Our Auto Racing Challenge is back.
$50 up for grabs for the best picks for each race.
Just pick the 10 drivers you think will finish 1st through 10th for each race!  Your top 15 races count as your overall score.
Special thanks to our sponsors: B & C Tire Company and Wilks Tire & Battery.
Thanks, and enjoy the races!
Week #1 Winner: James Upton of Crossville -$50
Week #2 Winner: Donnie Hamilton of Fort Payne- $50
Week #3 Winner: Kelly Sampson of Albertville – $50
Week #4 Winner: Mike Brown of Rainsville- $50
Week #5 Winner: Mike Spurlin – $50
Week #6 Winner: Earl Lybrand of Boaz- $50
Week #7 Winner: Phyllis Austin – $50
Week #8: Winner: Shannon Williams of Boaz – $50
Week #9: Winner: Tommy Guthrey of Gadsden – $50
Week #10 Winner: Christy Adams of Boaz – $50
Week #11 Winner: Leslie Allen of Joppa – $50
Week #12 Winner: Michael Moses of Henager – $50
Week #13 Winner: Chuck Wert of Gadsden- $50
Week #14 Winner: Jerry Davis of Albertville – $50

Big Deal Store


 -Dale’s BBQ in Boaz
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-The Lion’s Den
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Downtown Deli
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Boaz Cafe
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-The Factory in Gadsden
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-The Snead State Cafeteria
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Wintzell’s Oyster House in Guntesville
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Momma Goldberg’s Deli in Boaz
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Big Chief in Glencoe
Deal: $20 certificate for only $10





Big Deal Store: Lake Guntersville State Park

Starting Monday, March 9th at 10 a.m. save 50% on a Golf Package from the Lake Guntersville State Park!

Package is for two guests which includes an overnight stay in one of the beautiful bluff side rooms, breakfast for two and one round of golf for each guest with cart.

Package total is $190 but you can get yours for only $95 right now in our Big Deal Store!

*Package Based On Availability*  *Expires 60 days from certificate date*

Come see one of the states most beautiful gold courses, “The Eagle’s Nest!” Camping, cabins, rooms and dining. Call 256-571-5440 for reservations.



Area Events

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  • 2nd Annual Miss Freedom Festival 2015 & 1st Annual Mr. Freedom Festival 2015

When: Friday, June 26th; 4 pm
Where: Sardis High School lunchroom
Rehearsal date: Thursday, June 25th @ 6:30 pm. $2 admission.  7 age divisions. $25 entry fee For more information: 256-744-2146

  • Boaz Independence Day & Fireworks Show 2015

When: Saturday, June 27th; 6 pm 
Where: Dyer Blvd by Boaz Outlets
Musical guests: Wet Willy featuring Jimmy Hall, The Atlanta Rhythm Section and Warm 2015. Fireworks after the show.

  • Benefit Motorcycle Ride

When: Saturday, June 27th, 10 am
Where: Rotary Pavillion in Fort Payne
$20 per bike with money going to Jason Lee & his family while he fights kidney disease.

  • 12th Annual Car & Tractor Show

When: June 27th; 8 am – 2 pm
Where: Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, plant parking lot on East Meighan Blvd.
Sponsored by the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company. First 100 registrants will receive a free car show t-shirt. There is no admission charge for the public. Door prizes, food and concessions available. 256-549-2650 or 256-613-2267 for more information

  • Benefit Motorcycle Ride

When: Saturday, June 27th; 10 am
Where: The Rotary Pavilion in Fort Payne
Kick stands up at 10 am, ride starts at 11 am, returning by 3:30 pm. $20 per bike. Live  music, food, beverages, door prizes. Proceeds will go to benefit Jason Lee & his family. Jason is 36 years old ans has been diagnosed with end-stage renal disease and battling avascular necrosis. Sponsored by tht city of Ft Payne & Wills Town Rats. 256-

  • Summer Cinema- Free Family Movies

When: Thursday, July 9th; 7:30 pm
Where: Eastside Park
Movie will be “Monster University”. Admission is free.

  • Summer Reading Program

When: July 14th & July 21st, 10 am
Where: Albertville Public Library
For more information, 256-891-8290

  • Drive By @ 5

When: Tuesday, July 14th, 5 pm – 6 pm
Where: Albertville Chamber of Commerce

  • Kid’s Camp

When: July 15th- July 17th
Where: Broadway Baptist Church in Rainsville
Activities such as fundamentals of football cheerleading, as well as, cooking classes, mad science classes and many more. Ages K- 6th. Everyone call the church office for more info, 256-638-4219.

  • 32nd Annual World Deer Expo

When: July 17th – 19th
Where: BJCC Birmingham
Outdoors, hunting, fishing event. Special guests: Bobby Brantley, Kendall Jones and more. More information can be found at

  • July-Fest

When: July 18th & July 19th
Where: Mentone Area Arts Council
Artists are invited to compete for cash prizes. Display will be art, pottery, wood sculptures and more. 205-520-1556 for more information

  • Summer Cinema- Free Family Movies

When: Thursday, July 23rth 7:30 pm
Where: Albertville Rec Center
Movie will be “The Never Ending Story”. Admission is free.

  • Dixie Pre Majors World Series

When: July 24th – 29th
Where: Guntersville Rec Field Complex & Guntersville High School field
Teams from 11 states including a host team from Guntersville will compete in this top level youth baseball tournament.

  • Summer Cinema- Free Family Movies

When: Thursday, August 6th; 7:30 pm
Where: The Park beside the Public Library
Movie will be “Brave”. Admission is free.

  • Albertville Main Street Music Festival

When: Friday, August 7th & Saturday, August 8th
Where: Downtown Albertville
Live entertainment from 38 Special, Exile & Tracy Lawrence, arts & crafts and more.

  • Albertville Chamber of Commerce 5K Race

When: Saturday, August 8th, starting 7 am
Where: Downtown Albertville
Proceeds will go to benefit the Albertville Chamber. 256-878-3821 for more information.

  • 4th Annual Habitat for Humanity Dragon Boat Festival

When: Saturday, August 15th
Where:  Coosa River at Riverwalk Park
Team registration is now open for Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity’s. Information is available at: 256-543-1898,, website  or Facebook/habitatdragonboat.

  • MAD Hoops 3v3 for Kicks

When: Saturday, August 22nd; 9 am
Where: Albertville Rec Center
Basketball tournament, entry fee is $50. Tournament is double elimination. “Lose The Shoes” program is also partnering to collect new and slightly used shoes to give to those who are in need. Registration will be available mid-June.

  • King Kat Tournament

When: Sunday, Sept. 19th
Where: Bucky Howe Park
The largest and oldest competitive catfishing organization in America will bring a one-day catfish tournament. It is a qualifying tournament with all teams qualifying for the 2015 Eastern Championship. The tournament travels to 20 states a year. Free for all youth through age 12.

  • Model A Tour

When: Oct. 14th – 17th
Where:  Marshall County
The “Sweet Home Alabama Tour” by the Central Alabama Model A Ford Club will visit Marshall County Oct. 14-17. The group will bring 80-100 attendees, touring Marshall County in their Model A Ford cars (only made 1927-1931). Planned stops include the Guntersville Dam, Cathedral Caverns, Lake Guntersville State Park, Arab Historical Village, etc. Contact Richard Haldeman for more info: 256-894-5493.

  • 6th Annual Pink Pumpkin Run

When: Saturday, Oct. 31st; 7 am
Where: Lake Guntersville Pavilion
Dress in your Halloween best for the race. 1 Mile Fun Run, 5K, 10K. Register online at or call 256-571-8026



Week 2: Susan Moore Bulldogs Pep Rally