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Athens Teen Part Of Global Armistice Day Concert
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Athens Teen Part Of Global Armistice Day Concert

By: Holly Hollman Caleb Doughty, age 17, a Vanderbilt University student from Athens, Alabama, plays in a Limestone County cotton...
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T & T Plumbing And Mechanical: Looking Forward To Serving More Friends And Valued Customers
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T & T Plumbing And Mechanical: Looking Forward To Serving More Friends And Valued Customers

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner Greg and Beverly Tarpley met in the 6th grade and have been sweethearts ever since. Greg...
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Tammy’s Fine Jewelry: A Dream Come True, Because Of You
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Tammy’s Fine Jewelry: A Dream Come True, Because Of You

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner It is hard to believe that Tammy’s Fine Jewelry, which is located on the north side...
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Community Invited To Share Its Vision For A Former Chicken Processing Plant Site
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Community Invited To Share Its Vision For A Former Chicken Processing Plant Site

By: Holly Hollman There is a date in December that Doug Gates remembers as readily as he remembers Christmas. On...
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Art Group Offers Community Recipe Box For Art Of Cooking Program
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Art Group Offers Community Recipe Box For Art Of Cooking Program

By: Holly Hollman Athens is embarking on its quirky Athens Grease Festival this weekend, and a local art group is...
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Great Music, All Day!
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Great Music, All Day!

By: Tere Richardson The Athens Grease Festival Returns October 19 in Downtown Athens, Alabama. Come and celebrate all things battered...
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Athens Relay Team Celebrates The Campaign’s 35th Year With Vintage Look
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Athens Relay Team Celebrates The Campaign’s 35th Year With Vintage Look

By: Ali Elizabeth Turner In 1985, Dr. Gordy Klatt went on a walk and created a campaign against cancer. Gordy,...
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Athens Firefighters  Are Putting On The Pink
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Athens Firefighters Are Putting On The Pink

By: Holly Hollman Athens firefighters will have a hue of pink in their uniform for the month of October. Crews...
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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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