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Elkmont resident Stanley Howell is a grandfather who adopted his late daughter’s only child, a husband who celebrated his 41st wedding anniversary on April 10 and a patient fighting stage-4 colon and liver cancer.
From the Athens News Courier
Ardmore and Elkmont each finished round-robin play with 4-1 records, with the Tigers winning the tiebreaker.
Egg hunting we will go 4/20/2014
Vietnam War veterans and friends Stanley Howell, 65, of Elkmont, and Dale Bale, 64, of West Virginia, reunited earlier this month after nearly 44 years apart.
When the 18 members of the Tanner High School girls soccer team heard about the death of senior classmate Alexis Hamilton, they decided to donate their uniform money to the family of the beloved …
The exuberant Athens High School seniors in DayLee Green’s Advanced Placement English class each created a children’s version of the epic Old English poem “Beowulf,” writing …
From The Decatur Daily
Case over: No appeal, no prison for rapist 4 hours ago
ATHENS — Austin Smith Clem will not appeal his first-degree rape conviction, which means no prison time for the 26-year-old Athens man.
Police reports 6 hours ago
ATHENS — Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely is seeking help in identifying two suspects in a weekend burglary of S&T Thrift Store on Alabama 99.
CLEMENTS — A man shot his estranged wife’s boyfriend in the chest this morning at her mailbox, Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely said.
3 meth labs found in Elkmont couple’s home 12 hours ago
ELKMONT— Limestone County sheriff’s deputies arrested an Elkmont couple after finding three meth labs, meth and paraphernalia in their home Monday, Capt. Stanley McNatt said.
Police briefs Yesterday at 7:15AM
CLEMENTS — A man shot his estranged wife's boyfriend in the chest Tuesday morning at her mailbox, Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely said.
The Limestone County Commission on Monday approved:
Police briefs 4/21/2014
Jury selection began Monday in the capital murder case of a man accused of causing the 2008 death of his 4-month-old daughter by shaking her.
Police reports 4/21/2014
ATHENS — A man is accused of shoving and choking his girlfriend Sunday in a disagreement over childcare, Capt. Stanley McNatt of the Limestone County Sheriff’s Department said.
From Huntsville Times
Life Story: Jill Bartlett traveled the world but her heart belonged to Athens and its students 4/20/2014
Jill Bartlett was born in Germany during World War II and would later travel the world – Europe, Brazil, South Korea, China, Egypt – but at heart she was a small-town girl: She loved Athens and …
The affected area will be between Hall Road and Glover Road. Crews will be replacing system wiring during this time.
An Athens man was arrested Monday after a customer overheard his barber discussing a stolen air conditioning unit and realized a used one he'd bought earlier in the day was the stolen one, Chief …
Fire truck responding to wreck on I-65 struck in Limestone County; motorists asked to use caution 4/14/2014
An Athens Fire Department engine responding to a wreck was struck by a motorist just before 8 a.m. today on Interstate 65 northbound near Huntsville-Browns Ferry Road, according to a city …
Motorists stuck in rush hour traffic crossing the Tennessee River to or from Morgan County realize the need for additional lanes but are they willing to pay a toll?
Limestone County Schools will open two hours late. Arab City Schools will open one hour late. The delays are because of potentially bad weather. North Alabama is under a tornado watch until 10 a.m.
WHNT reports the cars collided on Edgewood Road at about 1 a.m. Two women were airlifted to Huntsville Hospital with serious injuries. Two other people had minor injuries and went to an Athens …
A worker in the Burger King drive-through on U.S. Highway 72 East kept a customer's credit card and later used it to buy items for herself, Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson said.
Edward Fudge, formerly of Athens, Ala., and author of 'The Fire that Consumes: A Biblical and Historical Study of the Doctrine of Final Punishment,' will be honored by a conference on his legacy …
Fire crews responded to a house on Elkton Road just south of Thach Road just after midnight Thursday. They contained the fire to the master bedroom, although the rest of the house had smoke damage. …