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Area restaurants nominated to compete in statewide steak contest
In a quest to find the best ribeye steak in the state, the Alabama’s Best Steak contest has registered more than 3,500 votes for 106 different steak restaurants in just the first two weeks.
FEMA disaster aid reaches $38M
More than $982,000 in housing assistance and more than $509,000 in Other Needs Assistance has been provided to Limestone Countians who were affected by the April 28 storms.
Volunteers: The overlooked backbone of disaster recovery
In Coxey, Samaritan’s Purse, a Christian service and relief organization, brought in 471 volunteers who put in 5,900 hours in just three weeks.
Wilkerson appointed H’ville fire marshal
Dan Wilkerson replaces Huntsville Fire Marshal Joe L. Jordan, who retired on March 1 after almost 40 years of service.
- County student receives scholarship
Dekko Foundation aids literacy program
The council said the grant funds were used specifically to purchase materials for the class and to support two supervisors who conducted morning and afternoon sessions.
ASU board votes to raise tuition
The tuition increase was unanimously approved with the traditional rate raised to $179 per credit hour. For out-of-state students, the rate will be $358 for each credit hour.
Sales tax holiday set for Aug. 1-3
The sales tax holiday can add up to big savings for some shoppers, as the state’s 4 percent sales tax is suspended during the period of 12:01 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 1, through midnight on Sunday, Aug. 3.
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