ATHENS — Maggie, a boxer mix belonging to Amy Sayne and her son Jackson, chases snowflakes in the yard of their home in Southern Breeze subdivision in Limestone County. Rain, sleet and snow moved across the Tennessee Valley Thursday, forcing area schools to dismiss early and wreaking havoc on roads. Numerous slush-related travel issues were reported in Madison, where police warned against travel except in case of emergencies.
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Tanner's Bill Bridgeforth among two Alabama farmers being honored by White House
Bridgeforth and Lee Haynes of Cullman are among 15 people being recognized as so-called "Champions of Change" in Washington on Tuesday.Continued ...
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Police investigate deaths of family of five
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TRACTOR PULL: A new generation takes over in Tanner
One of the first families of the Tanner pull is the Haneys. Horace Haney, along with brother, Shirley, co-founded the event in 1976 that draws thousands to the county each year. The sons of those pulling pioneers now run the show.Continued ...
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Rookie QB says 'never fun to get punched' in face
Zach Mettenberger was sucker-punched last weekend by an Alabama fan while at a bar with fellow rookie Taylor Lewan.Continued ...
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