Alabama Youth Dove Hunt Schedule Announced
The Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries (WFF) announces that the state’s 18th Annual Youth Dove Hunts have been scheduled for 2018. For most of the state, the hunts begin on September 8.
Although the hunts are free...
MSNHA opens photo contest
FLORENCE – Both professional and amateur photographers are eligible to enter Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area’s photo contest this year. Prizes include dinner at the Marriott Shoals and the chance to have your photo used in national promotions.
Entry forms and guidelines...
Trinity Grand Reunion Comes Home During Labor Day Weekend
This weekend is the Trinity Grand Reunion. This is a bi-annual event where students and staff from Trinity School gather in Athens to celebrate their school history. The school opened after the Civil War and missionaries taught former slaves to read and write. Trinity operated as the only all-black high school in Limestone County until integration in 1970.
It’s Your Downtown. Share Your Vision!
Athens, Alabama, August 17, 2018 - Athens Main Street looks forward to engaging the community in crafting a vision for downtown Athens and outlining the goals for the Athens Main Street program during a Main Street Alabama Refresh Resource team visit August 27, 28 and 29.
During the three-day process, the team from Main Street Alabama...
Senator Melson Funds Upgraded Technology in McCain Conference Room
Athens, AL – The conference room in McCain Hall, home to Athens State University’s College of Education, got a technology upgrade thanks to Alabama Senator Tim Melson. After ongoing renovations on campus caused the Admissions Department to move into the building’s basement, McCain’s conference room became...
Fridays After Five Heats Up in August!
ATHENS— Music, Shopping, Dining, Kids Activities. Come to downtown Athens for an evening of fun for the entire family.
Fridays After Five is the third Friday of each month in June-September, continuing this Friday...
Athens State Career Development Center Recognized with 2018 Achievement Award
Athens, AL – During the Alabama Association of Colleges and Employers (AACE) annual conference in Huntsville last month, the Career Development Center was presented an Achievement Award in the Education Program category for their workshop titled...
Calhoun to Offer Certified Six Sigma Green Belt Exam Prep
Calhoun Adult Education and Workforce Solution To Again Offer Free Training For Nationally Recognized Manufacturing Certifications
Athens State Community Band Closes Out The Summer Concert Series Aug 10
As the kids return to school and Summer winds down, one of monthly events happening in downtown Athens says farewell for the season. The final concert in the 2018 Summer Concert Series of Singing on the Square happen Friday, August 10th at 6:00PM featuring...
Athens Lions Club Adds One Week to 2018 Kiddie Carnival Calendar
The Athens Lions Club 2018 Kiddie Carnival has been extended for an additional weekend. The carnival will now be open each Thursday, Friday and Saturday night thorough Saturday August 11th. The hours are 6:30pm-9:30pm with free admission and each ride is just one 50 cent ticket.
The Carnival has...