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Americans were struck with bicentennial fever in 1976 as the country celebrated its 200th birthday.
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Morgan, Limestone counties to test iPads in general election Today at 12:15AM
Morgan and Limestone counties will pilot iPads as a way to check in voters at a few chosen polling places in the Nov. 8 general election.
Storytelling proves beneficial for education and community Yesterday at 12:10AM
Despite a chilly morning, hundreds of people of all ages from across the Southeast, equipped with coffee mugs and blankets, gathered Saturday morning for the last day of the Athens Storytelling …
Oct. 23 police reports Yesterday at 12:00AM
Athens State University President Bob Glenn received the same raise, 1 percent, on Friday that the university’s highest-paid employees got in April.
MONTGOMERY — Gov. Robert Bentley says a state senator brought him concerns about spending at the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency under Spencer Collier, the man whose accusations launched an …
Oct. 22 police reports 10/22/2016
The September unemployment rate dropped compared to a year ago in Morgan, Limestone and Lawrence counties, according to data released Friday by the state Department of Labor.
An Elkmont man arrested Wednesday on charges of second-degree domestic violence/assault was charged with first-degree kidnapping Thursday, according to the Limestone County Sheriff's Office.
Athens State University President Bob Glenn received a 1 percent raise and an automatic three-year contract extension this afternoon at the board of trustees’ quarterly meeting.
An Iranian-born musician will perform at the Listening Lounge in downtown Athens on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The free concert will feature Golnaz Khazei, who plays the santour, a string instrument used …
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Jimmy Lee Clay Jr., 20, of Waynesboro, Tenn., is charged with first-degree sexual abuse in the case out of Athens.
Unsuspecting residents of North Alabama have been scammed out of thousands of dollars by people selling counterfeit gold and silver in recent months.
The suspects include an Athens man who allegedly posed as a teen online to get nude pictures of a 15-year-old girl and a Tanner man accused of abusing a 4-year-old relative.
Michael Steven Campbell was arrested in July 2013 after the then-7-year-old victim accused him of molesting her.
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 …