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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Parts Of Limestone, Madison Counties Until 1:00PM
* At 1224 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Harvest, or 7 miles east of Athens, moving east at 45 mph.HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.SOURCE…Radar indicated.IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
Man charged with first-degree rape in Athens, accused of years of sexual abuse
Late Wednesday night, the police received a call about a teenage girl that had been sexually assaulted. On Thursday, the victim told authorities Uriel Valadarez had been doing inappropriate sexual acts to her since she was 8 years old.
Official: Athens man used church school in $22M computer fraud
The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Central District of Illinois reported Wednesday the seven-count indictment accuses 50-year-old Steven Mays of defrauding the federal "Computers for Learning" program through his Athens business, Mays Computers and Outdoors, at 1802 U.S. 72 East, Suite B, near Linds
Forecasters: Showers, storms likely in Decatur area this afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms are headed to the Decatur area, weather forecasters said this morning.“Showers and thunderstorms are likely this afternoon in the Decatur area," said Dana Griffin, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service office in Huntsville. He put the chances at around 70 percen
No injuries in Limestone school bus accident
Dr. Tom Sisk, Superintendent of Limestone County Schools, confirmed there were no injuries. Sisk said the group was on its way to the Birmingham Zoo as part of a field trip with the 21st Century Community Learning Center grant-funded summer program.
Athens man charged with domestic violence
The girlfriend told authorities June 4 her boyfriend, Brandon Wayne Murphy, had choked and beaten her, the release said. During a June 5 video interview, she accused him of taking her phone away when she tried to call 911 and threatening to kill her.
UPDATE: Suspect wanted in Lee Drive shooting in custody
Marcus Antonio Prentice, 37, was wanted on four felony assault warrants forthe shooting on Lee Drive Tuesday.
Car crashes into ditch near homes after driver was shot in the leg
Shortly after 2 a.m., police responded to a shooting call over on Salem Road near Victory Lane. When they arrived, they found a female victim with a gunshot wound to her leg.
Second capital murder charged filed for men accused of killing 13-year-old girl
Yoni Martinez Aguilar, 26, and Israel Gonzalez Palomino, 34, were both charged with capital murder of a person under the age of 14 in connection to that investigation.
Athens computer store owner charged with using a church school to defraud a federal computer surplus program for $22M
Mays allegedly provided a small portion of the equipment to the school, sold some of it to recycling centers and on eBay, or just threw it in the dumpster.
BREAKING: No injuries in Limestone school bus accident
Dr. Tom Sisk, Superintendent of Limestone County Schools, confirmed there were no injuries. The students were on their way to the Birmingham Zoo as part of a field trip with the 21st Century Community Learning Center grant-funded summer program.
Decatur man sentenced to 30 years for attempted kidnapping, attempted sex-trafficking
A federal judge sentenced a Decatur man to 30 years in prison Thursday in a case that involved attempted kidnapping and attempted sex-trafficking of a minor, The Daily's news partner, WAFF-48, reported.
Police Release Victim and Suspect names in Knollbrook Murders
Huntsville Police are in the process of securing Capital Murder warrants for 43 year old Rodney Shawn Geddes, who is currently in custody in Franklin County, TN.
Decatur Police arrest man accused of stealing from Lowe's
According to police, Tammie Jones and Shannon Germaine walked into the Lowe's store on April 26, took approximately $500 in electrical wire from a shelf, then returned it at the front counter for cash.
Tanner Elementary students involved in minor wreck
The children were on a field trip when the wreck happened near Cullman.Tanner Elementary School students were on a field trip when their bus was involved in a minor wreck Thursday morning, Limestone County Schools officials said.District spokeswoman Karen Tucker said students from Tanner Elementary'
Family member reacts after triple homicide in Huntsville
Family, neighbors and friends have been waiting outside for hours for investigators to confirm the details. During this emotional time, the community has come together.
Death investigation underway after three found dead on Knollbrook Drive
Death investigation underway on Knollbrook DriveHUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Police are investigating the deaths of three people on Knollbrook Drive in northwest Huntsville.We have a crew at the scene working to gather more information.
Bodies found in northwest Huntsville
The bodies were found near the corner of Knollbrook Drive and Hilltop Terrace, which is just off Blue Spring Road near Winchester Road.Huntsville police were on the scene and said it is a homicide investigation.This is a breaking news story. Check back soon or refresh for updates.
Limestone sheriff: Elderly man found using Project Lifesaver
ATHENS — Limestone County Sheriff’s deputies used tracking technology to find an Alzheimer’s patient who walked nearly a mile away from his home this morning and was lying in a roadside ditch, according to Sheriff Mike Blakely.The 77-year old man was reported missing from his Mooresville Road home b
Shooter missing after 4 shot on Lee Drive in Huntsville
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Huntsville Police are searching for a person they say shot at four people at a home in northwest Huntsville.It happened around 9:30 p.m. on Lee Drive, just north of Holmes Avenue.A first responder tells us two men and two women were hit. Three of them were taken to Huntsville Hosp