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El Pollo Maniaco: A Year Later, And Better Than Ever
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El Pollo Maniaco: A Year Later, And Better Than Ever

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner It is hard to believe that a full year has gone by since I first had...
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Rocket City Barns: Making Things Easier For Everyone
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Rocket City Barns: Making Things Easier For Everyone

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner Marcy Baker is the owner of Rocket City Barns, and her story starts with her grandfather...
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Reveal Your Teal In September For Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month
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Reveal Your Teal In September For Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner Athens Mayor Ronnie Marks and Mildred’s Angels are asking citizens to reveal their teal in September....
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The Red Caboose Café: A Year Of Lovin’ Cooking For Our Community
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The Red Caboose Café: A Year Of Lovin’ Cooking For Our Community

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner This past August marked a year since Melanie and Glenn Leach took over a charming café...
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Eye On The South Exhibit Highlights Work Of Local Folk Singer And Acting Coach
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Eye On The South Exhibit Highlights Work Of Local Folk Singer And Acting Coach

By: Holly Hollman Images of Limestone County in iconic black-and-white photographs stop time with the snap of a camera, capturing...
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Workout Anytime Athens: The Gym For All Fitness Levels
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Workout Anytime Athens: The Gym For All Fitness Levels

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner Steven Elliott, owner of the Workout Anytime in Athens, has always had a heart to help...
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Duo On ‘Alabama Musicians To Know’ List To Perform In Athens For Alabama Music Series
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Duo On ‘Alabama Musicians To Know’ List To Perform In Athens For Alabama Music Series

By: Holly Hollman The musical duo Della Ray found its name from a tragic story based in Tuscaloosa lore. The...
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Driven Security: Protection With Purpose
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Driven Security: Protection With Purpose

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner Shea Pope and Jonathan Barksdale are guys who are successful entrepreneurs, and between them have owned...
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Athens Arts League Hosts Street Party At Scout Music House With City’s Own Plato Jones
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Athens Arts League Hosts Street Party At Scout Music House With City’s Own Plato Jones

By: Holly Hollman Athens Arts League is expanding the Fourth of July holiday celebration into the weekend by hosting a...
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Athens Says ‘Willkommen’ To Couple Renovating Downtown Athens Building For German Restaurant
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Athens Says ‘Willkommen’ To Couple Renovating Downtown Athens Building For German Restaurant

By: Holly Hollman Downtown Athens is welcoming a German restaurant that Eric and Amy Miller plan to open next year...
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Pawsh Pet Spaw: Where Your Pooch Can Be Pampered
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Pawsh Pet Spaw: Where Your Pooch Can Be Pampered

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner A little over five years ago, Kimberly Gosser opened a pet grooming salon at her home...
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Boneyard Antiques On The Square: The One Year Birthday Bash And The Ballad Of Uncle Bert
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Boneyard Antiques On The Square: The One Year Birthday Bash And The Ballad Of Uncle Bert

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner For the folks of Boneyard Antiques on the Square, June 1 is a big deal. Let’s...
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Bass Weighing More Than 7 Pounds Tops Relay For Life Bass Fishing Tournament
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Bass Weighing More Than 7 Pounds Tops Relay For Life Bass Fishing Tournament

By: Holly Hollman A bass weighing more than 7 pounds was the Big Fish at the 8th annual City of...
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Jerry Gilbert: Encourager Extraordinaire
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Jerry Gilbert: Encourager Extraordinaire

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner Eighty-five-year-young Jerry Glenn Gilbert is most likely no longer hollerin’, “Go, Vols!” My guess is that...
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Youth Commissioners Participate In First Responders Program
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Youth Commissioners Participate In First Responders Program

By: Holly Hollman Today the Athens Mayor's Youth Commission participated in its first responders program. The program, held at Leak...
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It’s The Spring Season And Art Events Are Blossoming In Athens
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It’s The Spring Season And Art Events Are Blossoming In Athens

By: Holly Hollman Athens Arts League is welcoming the spring season and blossoming with creativity. Area artists are submitting entries...
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Drainage Improvement Project To Begin In Athens Elementary Area During Spring Break
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Drainage Improvement Project To Begin In Athens Elementary Area During Spring Break

By: Holly Hollman A contractor plans to start work on the First Avenue Area drainage improvement project while school is...
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Youth Commissioners Are Utilizing WOW! Sponsorship For Athens-Based Projects
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Youth Commissioners Are Utilizing WOW! Sponsorship For Athens-Based Projects

By: Holly Hollman High school students in Athens are supporting fellow teens, children dealing with grief, downtown revitalization, and the...
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Limestone County Archives Hosts “Alabama Then & Now” Traveling Bicentennial Art Exhibition
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Limestone County Archives Hosts “Alabama Then & Now” Traveling Bicentennial Art Exhibition

By: Rebekah Davis If you’re looking for that sweet spot where the vision meets the story, you can findit this...
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City of Athens Relay for Life Event
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City of Athens Relay for Life Event

By: Holly Hollman Beef is what the City of Athens Relay for Life Team is offering for lunch in March....
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