News Articles

Target ready to invade Canada, Growth in U.S. slows

Target ready to invade Canada, Growth in U.S. slows

By GDCA

Many people ask GCDA, "Why can't we get a Target in Gadsden?" The article below will give a little more insight into why Target may not be coming to Gadsden or Alabama or even many places in the U.S. anytime soon. Quite simply, as the title of this article states: "Target...

Jack's at Noccalula Falls NOW OPEN!

Jack's at Noccalula Falls NOW OPEN!

By GDCA

A ribbon cutting was held at the new Noccalula Falls location of Jack's on Thursday, June 21st. City officials, Lesa Osborn of GCDA and several representatives from Jack's Corporate were on hand for the exciting celebration.

New, Improved Playground opens at Noccalula Falls

New, Improved Playground opens at Noccalula Falls

By GDCA

The City of Gadsden and Gadsden Commercial Development Authority are happy to announce that the new playground at Noccalula Falls is now open! The new and improved playground features three seperate play areas designated for each age group - toddlers, small and older...

LongHorn Steakhouse Coming to Gadsden

LongHorn Steakhouse Coming to Gadsden

By GDCA

By: Andy Powell Gadsden Times Staff Writer LongHorn Steakhouse will open in early 2013 on Albert Rains Boulevard after the City Council on Tuesday approved incentives that could mean as much as $225,000 to the restaurant over five years. The council approved a rebate of...

LongHorn Steakhouse possibly coming to Rainbow Drive

LongHorn Steakhouse possibly coming to Rainbow Drive

By GDCA

By Andy Powell Times Staff Writer Published: Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 6:10 p.m. Last Modified: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 8:30 a.m.

The Gadsden City Council on April 10 will have a public hearing on proposed incentives for LongHorn Steakhouse

Riverview honored by magazine as a top regional hospital

Riverview honored by magazine as a top regional hospital

By GDCA

Times Staff Reports Riverview Regional Medical Center has been named among the nation’s best regional hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, according to a news release from the hospital. Riverview was recognized in the Best Regional Hospitals 2011-12 category for...

Back Forty brewing beer locally

Back Forty brewing beer locally

By GDCA

By Eric T. Wright Times Staff Writer “Drink Local” has been one of the slogans for Back Forty Beer Co., and now Gadsden residents can literally heed that suggestion. Back Forty recently started brewing its beer in downtown Gadsden, one block off Broad Street, after...