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An inconspicuous lard bucket served as the backdrop for the Judge Horton Day ceremonies held Wednesday at the Center for Lifelong Learning on Marion Street.
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Athens council follows county and state on Carpenter sluggish hiring Yesterday at 9:37AM
ATHENS — In what Mayor Ronnie Marks described as a show of support, the City Council on Monday approved an agreement reflecting sluggish hiring at Carpenter Technologies.
June 28 police reports Yesterday at 12:00AM
ATHENS — A proposed budget for the city’s electric department reflects continued residential growth and an anticipated rate increase from the Tennessee Valley Authority.
ATHENS — Mayor Ronnie Marks said today he will recommend the City Council skip a mid-year budget revision for the water services department because it is unnecessary.
Murphy Cotton Co.’s auction of more than 280 acres of undeveloped property along Huntsville Brownsferry Road in Limestone County brought more than $4.8 million.
June 25 police reports 6/25/2016
Athens man linked to previous break-ins 6/24/2016
An Athens man charged with breaking and entering a vehicle last week has been linked to a series of break-ins on June 14 at B&J Automotive, authorities said.
HUNTSVILLE (AP) — A development land in north Alabama sold for $4.8 million at a hotel auction near Huntsville International Airport.
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for Saturday through Monday.
June 24 police reports 6/24/2016
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Tyler Lee Morris of Athens was booked Tuesday on a charge of second-degree theft by deception.
Bailee Elise White, 25, of Athens is charged with second-degree rape.
Traffic stop leads to seizure of anxiety meds laced with powerful - and sometimes deadly - painkiller 6/21/2016
Joshua Leon Molt, 25, of Elkmont is charged with drug trafficking and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was being held Tuesday morning in the Limestone County jail.
The festival celebrates the Greek origins of the city's name and all kinds of fried foods.
The man walked into the Regions Bank on U.S. 72 just after 9:30 a.m. and, wearing a ski mask and brandishing a gun, demanded cash. He fled in a tan Dodge Intrepid.
If you're game, take a day off from your diet or responsible eating habits and attend the Athens Grease Festival on June 11, 2016, in downtown Athens, Ala., where you can sample some of the …
Joshua Marc Hendon, 31, of Minor Hill was arrested Friday following a search of his home.
Dusty Stewart, 35, of Athens was arrested Sunday and charged with third-degree theft, according to the Limestone County Sheriff's Office.
William Cody Clark, 22, was booked Tuesday on two counts of third-degree burglary, according to the Limestone County Sheriff's Office.
The man is seen getting out of his vehicle and, off camera, he attaches the 25-foot Freedom Spirit camper. He is then seen driving away with it.