The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

February 19, 2013

Remains of old Limestone jail demolished

From staff reports
For The News Courier

— A big, yellow backhoe consumed chunks of the old Limestone County Jail in Athens Monday like a T-Rex devouring a fellow dinosaur.

The remains of the old jail on Green Street have been left clinging to the Limestone County Schools Central Office for more than three years.