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From The Decatur Daily
Being home for the holidays is not always relaxing.
$100,000 to expand LimeCo initiative 11/25/2014
ATHENS — The grant money continues to pile up for Limestone County Schools, with the latest round aimed at increasing the growth of its Digital Passport Initiative.
Date for Athens murder trial set 11/25/2014
ATHENS — Unless a last-minute plea deal is negotiated, the trial of a man accused of killing his grandmother is scheduled to begin Dec. 2.
Thanksgiving Day closings 11/25/2014
Thanksgiving Day closings
Police briefs 11/25/2014
Marijuana and drug-sale paraphernalia, a short-barreled rifle, five other rifles and handguns and a "large amount" of cash were found in a Decatur home after officers executed a search …
Police reports 11/25/2014
Danville Road Southwest, 2200 block; dolls and money; $200.Eastmead Avenue Southeast, 1600 block; Boston terrier; $200.Beltline Road Southwest, 1100 block; cell phone; $200.
ATHENS — A Kentucky man was returned to Limestone County on Monday on an accusation that he helped his girlfriend steal her ex-husband’s horse trailer and tack, authorities said.
ATHENS — Limestone County Schools has received a $100,000 grant for its Digital Passport Initiative from the Appalachian Regional Commission.
In addition to marijuana and drug-sale paraphernalia, a short-barreled rifle along with five other rifles and handguns and a "large amount" of currency were located inside a Decatur home …
Band director resigns amid allegations 11/24/2014
ATHENS — Ardmore High School band director Jamie Bowman resigned Monday after an accusation he stole $6,000 to $10,000 of fundraising money.
From Huntsville Times
Five Athens families will open their decorated homes Dec. 7 for an annual tour hosted by Athens Ladies Civitan.
Jamie Bowman resigned Monday amid allegations that he has stolen thousands of dollars of the band's money.
Officers responded to a burglary call from a house under instruction on this street Wednesday morning. Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson reported that someone stole building supplies and tools from …
Downtown Athens businesses ready to welcome Christmas shoppers with deals, entertainment Saturday, Sunday 11/20/2014
If you like to shop in a more relaxed atmosphere, get started before Black Friday at the annual Athens Christmas Open House this weekend.
The kick-off party for this year's Festival of Trees at the historic Donnell House in Athens is at 6 p.m. Thursday and decorated trees will be on display to the general public from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday …
Police said an alarm went off at the accounting form of CDPA, PC on South Houston Street shortly before midnight Sunday. Officers said a window was broken out. The investigation led them to Athens …
The Avatar III robot was put into use this week. Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson said the new tool will allow officers to survey certain situations and secure areas while reducing risk to officers.
The Madison and Huntsville police departments held a joint press conference on Friday to give an update on the investigation. The investigation started after Arun Netravali Noble, 42, was found dead …
Police announced the arrest Thursday evening. The suspect's name and charges have not been released at this time, as the investigation is ongoing.
Police say Arun Noble of Athens was shot several times. He was 42 years old. Police said Noble was pronounced dead at the scene. The homicide investigation is ongoing.