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Authorities in Limestone looking for man who stole truck and shot at deputies

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. — The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a suspect who allegedly stole a truck and shot at deputies. According...

Athens man arrested and charged with trafficking after investigators seized 4.2 pounds of marijuana

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. —  A joint-investigation led authorities to discover a package containing 4.2 pounds of marijuana Thursday in Limestone County...

Kids to Love receives large donation from Jack’s Family’s Fund

ARDMORE, Ala. – The Kids to Love Foundation received a big donation from Jack’s Wednesday for $217,000 Lee Marshall, CEO of the foundation, said the...

Local musician Bradley Walker wins GMA Dove Award for Bluegrass/Country/Roots Album of the Year

We want to take a moment to congratulate one of our friends here at WHNT News 19. Bradley Walker was in Nashville last night for the 49th annual GMA...

Athens Police debut Pink Patrol for cancer awareness

The Athens Police Department premiered its pink patrol car at the Athens-Limestone Hospital Foundation Pink Elephant Luncheon on Wednesday. Chief...

Athens man arrested after shooting friend, driving him to hospital, deputies say

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. — The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office arrested an Athens man Monday after an early morning shooting sent another man to the...

Limestone County authorities searching for owner of miniature pony

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. — The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office says their Animal Control division picked up a miniature pony Saturday night in...

Grocery store refuses to sell Pepsi until they remove NFL logo

Pepsi’s slogan may have once been “The Choice of a New Generation,” but one grocery store owner has chosen to no longer sell its products because...

Alabama supermarket refuses to sell Pepsi products with NFL logo

The S&Z Grocery in Athens, Ala., announced on Facebook that the store will not sell Pepsi products with the NFL logo until the league stops...

J.F. Drake State Technical College announces new president

Huntsville’s Drake State Technical College is under new leadership. Dr. Patricia Sims was announced as the new president of the two-year college. The...

Athens grocery store owner refuses to sell Pepsi products with NFL logo

ATHENS, Ala. — An Athens grocery store owner is taking a stand against the NFL by refusing to sell Pepsi products that bear its logo. According to a...

Authorities investigating possible assault with a vehicle in Limestone County

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. — The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a possible assault incident Tuesday on Jennings Chapel Road....

Athens family cuts Florida vacation short, obeys Bay County evacuation orders

Hurricane Michael began the day as a tropical storm it was later upgraded and it appears it is gaining strength as it prepares to hit the Gulf Coast...

Georgia man takes home the title of ‘Alabama State Fiddle Champion’ at 52nd annual Fiddlers Convention

ATHENS, Ala. — We have a winner of the 52nd annual Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention. Bill Jones from Covington, Ga. was given the honor...

Two arrested, one still sought in Limestone County burglaries

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – Two men are facing charges and deputies are searching for a third man who they say are responsible for breaking into...