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May 5, 2014

Tornado relief hubs located at 3 churches



New or gently used clothing may be donated through the Salvation Army in Athens or at the former Catfish Inn restaurant.

The restaurant is at 12218 U.S. 72 West with access to public restrooms. For more information, contact Pam Clark at 256-221-3658.

The Salvation Army Thrift Store in Athens is at 6999 East Hobbs Street. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. For more information, call 256-233-1614.

Storm damage help

For assistance with property storm damage, contact the United Way of Athens-Limestone County at 256-233-2323 or email

Callers should provide name, working phone number and type of assistance needed.

Monetary donations

Donations are being accepted through the North Alabama United Fund at or by calling Chris and Tiffany Seibert at 256-233-7602.

Online donations may also be made at or through the United Way office at 419 South Marion St.

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