Limestone County is under a red flag warning because of critical fire weather conditions, according to Athens Fire and Rescue.
A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now or will shortly.
The National Weather Service has issued a fire weather watch from 12-6 p.m. today in Limestone County due to low humidity conditions in North Alabama.
Any fires that develop with likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended
- Local News
Lindsay Lane roadwork set for Thursday
City of Athens Public Works Department will close one lane of North Lindsay Lane, about a half-mile off Alabama 251, on Thursday for drainage repairs.
Athens man accused of trying to pass fake $100 bill
An Athens man accused of trying to pass a phony $100 bill at Raceway off Alabama 20 near Decatur has been charged with first-degree possession of a forged instrument, according to Decatur Police.
Pharmaceutical courier robbed during Ala. delivery
Jefferson County Sheriff's officials say they're investigating the kidnapping and robbery of a pharmaceutical courier.
UPDATED: Clements football coach steps down after 10 months
During Tuesday night’s 15-minute board meeting, the Limestone County Board of Education voted 7-0 to accept Dan Beavers’ resignation as head football coach and physical education teacher.
- Operation Santa held Tuesday
- Hawkins submits low bid for city sewer project
Lindsay Lane-Compton Road intersection to close Wednesday
The Athens Public Works Department will have to close the intersection at Lindsay Lane and Compton Road on Wednesday to replace a drainage pipe under the road.
- UPDATED: Family Resource Center asks for funding to remain open
City approves amended abatement to Steelcase
The City Council on Monday approved an amended tax abatement for Steelcase after its expansion project increased from a $2 million estimated investment to $7.1 million, along with the creation of 110 jobs.
- BREAKING: Limestone County Schools delayed two hours Tuesday
- More Local News Headlines
- Lindsay Lane roadwork set for Thursday