Limestone

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...

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...

Authorities: Man breaks into Limestone County home, does laundry

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – A Harvest man is behind bars for making himself at home in a house that wasn’t his. Tyler Keefe Love, 31, broke into a house...

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...

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....

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...

Man charged with reckless murder in fatal crash in Limestone Co

The crash happened Tuesday night around 8:40 p.m. Scotty Dale MossLimestone sheriff  An Athens man has been charged with reckless murder and DUI...

Ethics Commission finds probable cause Limestone sheriff violated law

The commission released no information about the nature of the accusation. Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely  The Alabama Ethics Commission...

Limestone County sheriff under investigation

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – The director of the Alabama Ethics Commission confirmed Wednesday that Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely is being...

One killed in two vehicle wreck in Limestone County

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – One person was killed in a two-vehicle wreck on Zehner Road near Quinn Road in Limestone County. Authorities with the...

Overturned tractor trailer causing traffic back up on I-65 near state line

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – A tractor-trailer has overturned in the southbound lanes of I-65, south of the Tennessee state line and north of Exit 365 (...

Elkmont student charged with making terrorist threat

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – An Elkmont High School student faces charges for allegedly making threats against the school. The Limestone County Sheriff’s...

Shooting under investigation after victim found on Interstate 65

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – Authorities are investigating a shooting that sent one person to the hospital Wednesday morning. Limestone County Sheriff’s...