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Alabama families explore alternative funerals, seek more options for loved ...
Dec 19, 2014 • AL.comAthens resident Debra Sampieri died of congenital heart failure on May 21, 2014. Her children decided to host a Celebration of Life instead of a traditional funeral service. The outdoor event included a cookout, inflatables for kids, laughter and a ... More
Athens High School Homecoming 2014
Sep 27, 2014 • The Huntsville Times - al.comATHENS, Alabama - Athens High School crowned it's 2014 Homecoming Queen during halftime ceremonies Friday night Sept. 26, 2014. ... East Limestone High School spoiled the homecoming victory by winning the homecoming football game 10 to 7. More
East Limestone's Mr. Black retires after 36 years
Oct 1, 2014 • whnt.comEAST LIMESTONE, Ala. (WHNT) – For about as long as many folks can remember, Dennis Black has been the principal at East Limestone High School. He coached and taught generations of young people, reaching out to make a positive difference in as ... More
East Limestone student came into world as nation was under attack
Sep 11, 2014 • News CourierAt 7:59 a.m. that day, al-Qaida terrorists in hijacked passenger planes begin a coordinated suicide attack on the U.S. At 8:46 a.m., a hijacker flies American Airlines Flight 11, en route from Boston to Los Angeles, into the north tower of the World ... More
East Limestone, in bull's eye of tornadoes and annexation wars, fights for ...
Mar 5, 2013 • al.com (blog)The advantageous location of East Limestone, located along U.S. Highway 72 between Athens and Huntsville, puts it in the bull's-eye of annexation wars being waged by surrounding municipalities in a section of Limestone County with no means of ... More
Shake it up: Roots-rock phenoms Alabama Shakes kick off Alaska Airlines ...
Sep 11, 2014 • Alaska DispatchAlabama Shakes are proof that a great musical partnership can sprout anywhere. In a few short years, the band has gone from a collaboration of students at East Limestone High School in Athens, Alabama, to a Grammy-nominated roots-rock juggernaut. More
Teachers suspended, new programs added at County BOE meeting
Nov 11, 2014 • News CourierCurrently, only East Limestone High School has a bowling club, but Limestone County Schools Athletic Director Rusty Bates said he thinks once word gets out about bowling, students from other schools will want to form teams. “We've been working on this ... More
Always an Indian: Black retires from East
Sep 30, 2014 • News CourierHe had attended school in Piney Chapel and Elkmont, but graduated from Athens High School — a major rival even then. “(It was) a little bit scary,” he said. “Those were big rivalries. Coming to East was scary, but at the same time, you've got college ... More
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