Athens-Limestone Fishing University Filmed Episode To Air in March 2018
The City of Athens, Limestone Count Commission and Athens-Limestone County Tourism worked to bring Fishing University to Athens and Limestone County.
The lure of Wheeler Lake/Tennessee River spoke for itself with national tournaments using it annually including...
Athens-Limestone AL Blossoms with Spring & Easter Events
The weather may not be cooperating yet, but Athens-Limestone Alabama is ready to welcome Spring especially with Easter just around the corner on April 1st. Whether it's photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny or tips for a greener yard, or celebrating bursting blooms... there's something going on every week.
If you want to put a little "Spring" in your step, build family memories this Easter, or do a little sprucing up around the home we have the events for you. Our roundup starts on...
Women's Leadership Symposium Set for April 11
Athens State University’s Center for Lifelong Learning is pleased to announce their 3rd Annual Women’s Leadership Symposium. The event will be held on ...
Athens State University Foundation Scholarship Reception and Alumni Awards Ceremony Set for April 7
High Cotton artists supporting efforts to fight cancer through their creativity
Athens State To Host Equal Pay Day Featuring Lilly Ledbetter
The Athens State University chapter of American Association of University Women (AAUW) Student Organization will be hosting "Equal Work, Equal Pay: Money MATTERS" featuring guest speaker and equal pay advocate Lilly Ledbetter on...
CALHOUN COMMUNITY COLLEGE HOSTS 2018 CAREER & WORKFORCE EXPO
Calhoun Community College will host the 2018 Career & Workforce expo on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. in the Aerospace Training Center and the Health Sciences building on Calhoun’s Decatur campus.
Last year, over 1,000 students, parents, and educators from communities and school systems across Calhoun's service area attended. The Expo is...
CALHOUN COMMUNITY COLLEGE TO OFFER SPECIALTY CDL TRAINING COURSE FOR WOMEN THIS SPRING
Truck drivers are in high demand, and the career is growing in popularity among women. In an effort to meet the demand, Calhoun Community College is conducting a special CDL training course geared toward women.
“Truck driving women are the face of the future, and as companies encounter a shortage of drivers, more women that possess a CDL is essential,” commented Mary Smith, CDL Instructor. “Calhoun’s Workforce Solutions (CWS) team decided what better time than now to provide the necessary training to help fill those industry gaps,” said Smith. Women comprise...
KALB and TVA Invite Volunteers To Elk River Cleanup
Keep Athens-Limestone Beautiful and the Tennessee Valley Authority will sponsor the 2018 Elk River Cleanup on Saturday, March 10th.
Volunteers of all ages are invited to participate in this effort. “We hope to have a large number of volunteers this year as we have in the past,” said Lynne Hart, KALB Executive Coordinator. “KALB can’t accomplish anything worthwhile without volunteers. They are the lifeblood of this organization.” After a morning of hard work, volunteers will be treated to lunch and prize drawings.
The goal of the annual river cleanup is to ...
State, local historic scenes featured in exhibit at Limestone County Archives