Mr. David Wayne Ferguson, 58, of Athens, Alabama, passed away Friday, May 29, 2020 at his home. Mr. Ferguson was born April 21, 1962, in Athens, Alabama, to Billy Wayne and Gayle Goforth Ferguson. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Victor Lawrence and Mary Ferguson, John William a…
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Leroy Craft, 84, of Athens, passed away Monday, May 25, 2020 at home. Mr. Craft was born February 1, 1936, to Leonard Melvin Craft and Thelma Wallace Craft. Funeral services for Mr. Craft will be held 11 a.m. Friday, May 29, 2020, at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home with Randy Carter officiatin…
Jo Ann McCracken Sandlin, 87, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2020 at home. She was born June 9, 1932, to Walter "Sam" McCracken and Mary Boyd McCracken. Jo Ann was a very loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She worked as a nurse for Dr. Crutcher and was well-known for her…
Nolan "Stump" Wayne Haney, 75, of Elkmont, Alabama, died May 24, 2020, at his home. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. May 27, 2020, at Gatlin Cemetery, Ardmore, Alabama.
Roger Daniel Butler, 57, of Athens, Alabama, died Sunday, May 24, 2020, at Huntsville Hospital. He was a member of Blackburn Road Baptist Church and a employee at Steelcase, Athens, Alabama. He was preceded in death by his father, James Paul Butler. Graveside services will be 3 p.m. Wednesda…
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- BREAKING: First responders on scene of fatal wreck at U.S. 72, Sledge Road
- Victim ID'd in Thursday morning wreck
- BREAKING: Missing teen's body found in Elk River
- Whitt retires after 26 years coaching Tanner
- BREAKING: 3 killed in wreck on U.S. 72
- Athens announces road closures for Friday, Saturday
- Victims ID'd in crash that killed 3
The annual Athens Police Memorial typically held in Downtown Athens during National Police Week will be an online video this year that honors the nine in the line of duty deaths in Limestone County.
The National Day of Prayer is observed annually on the first Thursday in May. This observance, designated by the United States Congress, asks people “to turn to God in prayer and meditation.”
A Calhoun Community College nursing student who survived an explosion in the military and battled cancer has sewn hundreds of protective masks for fellow health care workers in the Tennessee Valley.
East Limestone High School teacher Melanie Perry organized a parade of more than 50 vehicles to drive by the home of local students Sam and Sadie Helton after their mother passed.