From the Athens News Courier
Dennis finds fit at Brookhill Today at 2:00AM
Power Up program underway for Athens teachers and students Yesterday at 2:00AM
Swing low, sweet temperatures 7/17/2014
Hill, Melson win runoff elections 7/15/2014
Hill is unopposed for the position in the November general election.
So long, suckers 7/15/2014
City and homeowners combat pests.
Hot and Tarred 7/13/2014
Big Spring boating 7/11/2014
From The Decatur Daily
Limestone officials fined $5,500 for not following environmental rules Yesterday at 4:04PM
ATHENS— The Limestone County Commission has agreed to a $5,500 fine imposed by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.
More parents pay for choice 7/20/2014
Trips to South Carolina, Florida and Boston with the chorus are cherished memories for Hartselle High graduate Caleb Byrd.
Police reports 7/19/2014
Unemployment rises in Valley 7/18/2014
Unemployment rose locally in June, but a University of Alabama economist said the one-month increase isn't a major concern.
Diehards eager for access to network 7/18/2014
John Evans, manager of Sam's All-American Sports Grill in Decatur, is eager to talk about the 55 televisions he clicks on for his sports-crazed clientele.
Athens St. extends president’s contract 7/18/2014
ATHENS — A year after receiving a 14.9 percent raise of $26,000, Athens State University President Bob Glenn chose not to ask for a salary increase for fiscal 2015.
Police briefs 7/18/2014
Vehicle tag leads to burglary suspect
Police reports 7/18/2014
ATHENS — A man is accused of biting and attempting to choke his ex-girlfriend during multiple visits to her residence, authorities said.
ATHENS — A suspicious vehicle's stolen tag helped solve the burglary of the Limestone County Senior Center on West Pryor Street, Athens police said.
From Huntsville Times
2nd suspect arrested in Athens Senior Center burglary 34 minutes ago
David Eugene Johnson, 47, was charged with third-degree burglary Tuesday and taken to the Limestone County Jail. He is the second suspect in this case after police arrested 18-year-old Jonathan …
Man accused of demolishing, overturning 70 headstones at Limestone County cemetery to be tried Sept. 15 4 hours ago
A Falkville man arrested in 2012 after authorities say he was captured on surveillance video vandalizing dozens of headstones in a rural Tanner cemetery will go on trial Sept. 15 in Limestone County …
Senior Center employees told police they arrived for work Friday morning to find the front door broken out several items missing. Police determined someone threw a piece of concrete through the door …
Police responded to a domestic violence call in the 2200 block of Sunset Drive at approximately 10 p.m. Thursday. The woman told police her ex-boyfriend came over and strangled her. Officers searched …
The home belonged to Ronald Golden, who is scheduled for trial in September on 22 counts of animal cruelty. Golden is accused of buying kittens of Craigslist to torture and kill them inside the …
Investigators say they found Leslie Allen Downer, 33, at the motel with a baggie containing 36.5grams of meth. They kept searching and reported finding two other bags with small amounts of meth. …
Limestone County deputies are among the latest law officers in Alabama to receive body cameras to wear as part of their uniforms to record interactions with the public.
A 35-year-old woman is accused of having sex with a 15-year-old boy while she was a substitute teacher Clements High School.
Republican Tim Melson will face Democratic candidate Mike Curtis for the Alabama Senate District 1 seat in the Nov. 2 general election.
The store reported several checks cashed at the store were later returned as forgeries on June 26. Investigators developed Michael Anthony Brown and Milagros Marrero-Ocasio, both of Athens, as …