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, Nov. 23rd 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 Store: Dale’s BBQ

Starting Monday August 17th, at 10 a.m. save 50% off Dale’s BBQ in Boaz!


Starting Monday, August 17th at 10 a.m., save 50% Dale’s BBQ in our Big Deal Store!

It’s almost time for football season and what’s better than a plate full of award winning Bar-B-Q from Dale’s in Boaz after the game?
They cook it S-L-O-W but serve it fast!

Get a $20 certificate for only $10 while supplies last!

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


Big Deal: Dales Bar-B-Q

Starting Monday, Nov. 9th at 10 a.m., save 50% Dale’s BBQ in our Big Deal Store!

It’s almost time for the holidays and family reunions, and what’s better than a plate full of award winning Bar-B-Q from Dale’s in Boaz?
They cook it S-L-O-W but serve it fast…BBQ baked potatoes, BBQ nachos, BBQ plates, desserts and more!

Get a $20 certificate for only $10 while supplies last.

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



Fantasy Racing Contest 2016

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!


PRIZE: $50

START DATE: 2-3-2016

END DATE: 11-20-2016

HOW TO PLAY: Go to and click on WQSB Contests and go to The Fantasy Racing link. Select your 10 Driver’s from the weekly Nascar Race. The person who picks the 10 drivers with the highest finish for that week’s race will win $50 from WQSB.

INELIGIBLE: Employees and immediate family members of WQSB, Wilks Tire & Battery, B & C Tire and are not eligible to play. 1 winner per family per 14 day period.

Big Deal Store: Bubba Rito’s

How about saving 50% off authentic “Southwestern Grub?”

Buy a $20 Bubba Ritos certificate for only $10 in our Big Deal Store starting Monday, February 1st at 10 a.m.!

Bubba Ritos now has 5 locations serving Etowah and Marshall County: Attalla, Boaz, Guntersville, Noccalula Falls and the NEWEST in Rainbow City!
Our guests get to choose from Burritos, Quesadillas, Nachos, Tacos and bowls, where they get to enjoy creating their own entrees during this unique experience. Come by and have a delicious grilled chicken burrito with homemade pico degallo, sour cream and our homemade guacamole that’s prepared fresh daily or maybe a steak quesadilla with our own Bubba Zesty Sour Cream. It’s up to you, we have over 30 different ingredients & toppings to choose from and hundreds of different combinations. All meats are cut and marinated onsite, with the freshest ingredients. Bubba Ritos has grilled garlic chicken, marinated steak, Bubba Ritos own taco meat seasonings and of course their Chipotle Pulled Pork.
Don’t forget all entrees come with chips and the Salsa Bar, including mild, spicy, tomatillo, and our yummy Pineapple Salsa. We also have 8 different flavors of ice cream! Gift certificates are available.
Warning: Bubba Ritos may become addictive.


Find us at and Like Us On Facebook for daily specials!

Attalla 256-344-2350
Boaz 256-281-6070 
Guntersville 256-571-2199
Noccalula Falls 256-459-4166
Rainbow City 256-281-6070

Big Deal Store


-Lake Guntersville State Park Valentine’s Special
Deal: $115 certificate for 1 night accommodations (Feb. 13), Valentine’s Dinner for two & breakfast for two

-Bubba Ritos
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Little Caesar’s Pizza
Deal: $20 certificate for $10
(Good For: Boaz, Albertville, Guntersville, Centre, Rainbow City, Al City & Rainbow City)

-Indian Oaks Community Golf Club
Deal: $40 certificate for $20 ( 1 round for 2 people)

-Snead 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






College Pick 10 To Win $100

Win an easy $100 by picking the winners in our “College Pick 10 To Win 2015″ contest sponsored by Cody Coffee Insurance Agency. 


Week #1 Winner: Sharon Allen of Rainsville – $100
Week #2 Winner: 
Paige Dobbs of Sand Rock – $100
Week #3 Winner: David Hunt of Ft Payne – $100
Week #4 Winner: Andrew Richey of  Fyffe - $100
Week #5 Winner: David Harper of Oneonta - $100
Week #6 Winner: Christy Vincent of Albertville - $100
Week #7 Winner: 
Hollis Allred of Guntersville – $100
Week #8 Winner: Mark Wallace of Gadsden - $100
Week #9 Winner:
Christopher Fowler of Horton - $100
Week #10 Winner: Mark Miller of Boaz – $100
Week #11 Winner: 
Seth Stanfield of Attalla – $100
Week #12 Winner: Rhonda Morton of Albertville - #100
Week #13 Winner: Joyce Gray of Gadsden - $100


PRIZE: $100

START DATE: 8-11-2015

END DATE: 11-07-2015

HOW TO PLAY: Go to and click on WQSB Contests and go to The Pick 10 to Win Contest. Pick the winners in the 10 selected College Football Games for the selected week. The person with the most correct picks wins $100

INELIGIBLE: Employees and immediate family members of WQSB, Cody Coffee Insurance Agency and are not eligible to play



Area Events

What’s going on around your community? Send your community events to

  • Bradford Health Services-Family Support

When: Each Tuesday, 5:30 pm
Where: Bradford Health Center
Meetings are open to the public and are free to anyone with a family member or loved one with a drug or alcohol dependency. 256-593-9152 for more information

  • GED Registration

When: Every Wednesday, 8:15 am
Where: Anniston, at Gadsden State’s Ayers Campus Career Center.
Register for free GED classes in Anniston at Gadsden State’s Ayers Campus Cheaha Career Center every Wednesday at 8:15 a.m. for morning classes and every 1st and 3rd Wednesday at 5 p.m. for evening classes.  For more info call 256-835-5462.

  • Marshall County Chapter 36, AARP Meeting

When: 1st Thursday of each month, 10 am
Where: Catfish Cabin in Albertville
Regular monthly meetings, buffet lunch available.

  • Grief Support Group

When: Mondays, 5:30 pm
Where: Just passed Catfish Cabin in Albertville (8716 US Hwy 431)
256-878-2291 or 256-527-0102 for more information.

  • TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Meetings

When: Every Tuesday, 5:30 pm- 6:20 pm
Where: Boaz 1st Church of the Nazarene in Boaz, 51 Peppers Road in Boaz
256-561-2303 or 256-891-3496 for more information.

  • GED Registration

When: Every Wednesday, 8 am & 5 pm
Where: Gadsden State
Register for free GED classes in Gadsden at Gadsden State’s East Broad Campus/Brown Hall at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. every Wednesday.  Morning and evening classes available.  For more information call 256-549-8698

  • Divorce Care Group

When: Weekly Meetings, 4:30 pm
Where: The Fellowship, 1645 Ala Hwy 75, in Albertville
Support group for people who are divorced or separated. 256-891-0018

  • Veterans Upward Bound Program

Military veterans residing in Blount, Calhoun, Cherokee, Cleburne, DeKalb, Etowah, Jefferson, Marshall, St. Clair or Talladega County are invited to take advantage of the free services offered through Veterans Upward Bound—a TRiO program funded 100 percent by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Enrollment at Gadsden State or any other college or university is not mandatory in order to participate. For more information or to see if you are eligible to receive free services to help you continue your education, contact the VUB Office at 256-549-8286/8328 or email

  • Free Childbirth & Breastfeeding Classes

When: 3rd Tuesday of each month, 6 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Marshall Medical Center South
All expectant parents are invited to attend.  For  more details or to register, 256-840-3466

  • Better Breathers Club Meeting

When:  2nd Monday of each month; 5 pm
Where:  Medical Plaza Building to the right of Marshall Medical Center North in Arab
The Better Breathers Club helps patients with chronic lung disease better manage their condition. Family members and caregivers are encouraged to attend. To register, call 256-571-8145

  • Lake Guntersville State Park “Eagle Awareness Weekends”

When: Starting Jan. 8th – Feb. 21st
Where: Lake Guntersville State Park
Features live bird demonstrations and programs with guest speakers.

  • 48th Annual Antique Show & Sale

When: Feb. 5th, 6th & 7th; 10 am – 5 pm
Where: Convention Hall, Downtown Gadsden
All exhibits for sale, linens, silver, jewelry and more. Sponsored by Altrusa International. Cash door prizes. Tickets available at: Regions Bank on Broad Street, Downtown Gadsden Inc. on Broad Street or any Altrusa member.

  • Marshall County EMA Storm Spotter Class

When: Tuesday, Feb. 9th; 6 pm
Where: Marshall County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) located at 3550 Creek Path Road in Guntersville
The class is sponsored by EMA in conjunction with the Huntsville office of the National Weather Service, and the class will be presented by a National Weather Service Warning and Coordination Meteorologist. The class is free and open to the public.

  • Valentine’s Blood Drive

When: Wed. Feb. 10th; 10 am – 6 pm & Thur. Feb. 11th; 7 am – 4 pm
Where: Marshall Medical Center North, Classroom A in the Medical Plaza 3rd Floor
Door prizes and drawing prizes.

  • Hopeful Hearts Dinner

When: Thursday, Feb. 11th; 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Hospice of Marshall County & Shepherd’s Cove
An evening of fun, food and fellowship. $6. RSVP 256-891-7724

  • Show Your Love Party & Fundraiser

When: Saturday, Feb 13th; doors open at 6 pm
Where: Guntersville Town Hall
Music By Lake City Jazz at 7 pm, $50 ticket through Jan 31st, then $65 each. Benefiting Marshall County Home Place. 256-582-2360

  • Repticon Birmingham Reptile &  Exotic Animal Show

When: Feb. 13th & 14th
Where: Zamora Shrine Temple, Birmingham
Adults $10, children $5. For more details, visit

  • Johnny McCain Cancer Benefit

When: Saturday, Feb. 13th @ 10 am & Sunday, Feb. 14th @ 3:30 pm
Where: Marshall County Cowboy Church in Albertville
Calf roping will be held Saturday and barrel racing will be held Sunday. Donations are welcome.

  • Fundraiser

When: Saturday, Feb. 20th,  7 pm – 10 pm
Where: Sylvania High School Cafeteria
$20 per person for BBQ plate and 1 bingo card. All proceeds go to the Sylvania High School Athletic Club

  • Kiwanis Club of Gadsden Pancake Day

When: Feb. 20th; 6 am – 2 pm
Where: Gadsden’s Convention Hall
Pancakes, sausage and a drink for $5. Proceeds will benefit children across the area.

  • YMCA Father/Daughter Sweetheart Dance – Sunday, February 21st

When: Sunday, February 21st
Where: YMCA of Coosa Valley
YMCA’s 8th annual Father / Daughter Sweetheart Dance. Tickets on sale now at the YMCA. There is no limit on age for this event. Cost is $ 20.00 per ticket – Light table snacks provided. The proceeds from this event help support the YMCA’s Scholarship assistance program.

  • Hospice of Marshall County Race To Remember

When: March 5th; 9 am
Where: Albertville High School
Register by calling 256-891-7724

  • Hospice Volunteer Training

When: March 15th; 8 am – 5 pm
Where: HMC S C Community Room
To register or for information, 256-891-7724

  • Easter Bunny Appearance

When: March, 26th, 11 am – 1 pm
Where: Hospice of Marshall County Thrift Shop in Guntersville

  • Alabama Farm & Poultry Expo- Spring Outdoor Show

When: April 8th & 9th, 2016
Where: Boaz Outlets
The EXPO features Farm & Poultry equipment, food court, RV’s,boats. ATV, arts & craft, rides & games and children’s play area. Entertainment both days. 256-593-8154 for more information.

  • Amateur Bbq Chicken Cook-off at the Alabama Farm & Poultry Expo

When: Saturday, April 9th
Where: Alabama Farm & Poultry Expo in Boaz
Prize money and ribbons given to winner. Applications are now available at the Boaz Chamber. For more information, 256-593-8154

  •  Chicken Eating Contest at the Alabama Farm & Poultry Expo

When: Saturday, April 9th
Where: Alabama Farm & Poultry Expo in Boaz
For applications or more information, contact the Boaz Chamber at 256-593-8154.

  • 68th Annual Boaz Chamber Banquet

When: Tuesday, April 19th, 6 pm
Where: Boaz Middle School
Entertainment will be provided by “Sweet Tea Trio.” The theme is “Denium & Pearls.” For more information or to purchase tickets, contact 256-593-8154.