The East Limestone Indians say it's an honor to be asked to march in the Vietnam Veterans Day parade in Hawaii next year. But before some 160 band members can board a plan, they need funds to cover the cost of the trip.
Roger Hawkins was the kind of musician who could make a quiet crowd get on their feet and dance. The drummer, a member of the iconic Muscle Shoals Swampers and co-founder of Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, has died at 75.
The owner of Primarily Pond in Ownes Cross Roads was preparing for his latest project when he was paralyzed in a car wreck. When he realized he couldn't complete the job by himself, others were quick to reach out
Athens City Schools Chief Student Financial Officer and Assistant Superintendent Serena Owsley says most elementary schools in the system are at up to 85% capacity, and the new building could help accommodate growth in the district.
“We build up excitement for this event all year long. When it stops on Saturday night, we’re talking about getting ready for the next one the next year,” said presenting committee member Michelle Williamson.