— The Murry family poses with a Chick-fil-A mascot during Saturday’s Connect Run at the Athens Wellness Center. From left are Fredya and Marcus Murry, who ran the 5K race, and their daughters Mariel, 3, and Mya, 6. The event drew more than 400 runners to the Athens Wellness Center on a picturesque Saturday morning. Proceeds from the 10K, 5K and 1-mile races went to the Bridge of Hope Adoption Ministry in Athens. Allen O’Neal won the 5K race in 16:52, and Mark Van Wagnen finished first in the 10K at 38:12.
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Powers: Hospital chief decision expected soon
“We had 26 people apply for the position — we had four come for interviews and have narrowed it to three,” said outgoing CEO Kelli Powers.
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Cops on Top: Raising funds for Special Olympics
Officers will be at Wal-Mart in Athens from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday to ride a scissor lift high in the sky encouraging shoppers and passersby to donate to Cops on Top.
Chamber recognizes Limestone County difference makers
Attorney Jim Moffatt was named Citizen of the Year.
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- Athens man arrested on Wal-Mart theft charges
Athens State's tuition to increase 6 to 9 percent
The Athens State budget is facing an approximately $1.1 million budget deficit, according to Vice President of Financial Affairs Mike McCoy.
Sex offender arrested over travel plans
The warrant was issued after Wells was not at his residence on several occasions during resident checks on the week of April 11.
Athens man arrested for stolen credit card, other charges
McFarland is accused of taking his father’s medication and his wallet, which contained cash and credit cards, on April 10.
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