21 hrs ago
Are cupcakes dead? Alabama bakers talk future of industry after NYC cupcake empire crumbles
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - When Caren Sample opened her bakery in Elkmont two years ago, she was selling homemade cupcakes in different flavors to hungry customers every day.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Limestone County Commission Agrees to Pay $5,500 ADEM Fine for Illegal Dump
The Limestone County Commission agreed to pay a $5,500 fine for its role in the illegal dump site off Leggtown Road in Elkmont.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Now accepting plastic: Downtown Huntsville parking garages upgrade to credit, debit card...
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - When Kurt Key moved to Huntsville to take a job with Elkmont goat cheese maker Belle Chevre three months ago, he didn't think twice about not having cash in his wallet when he parked in the downtown Clinton Avenue garage.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Getting Results: Limestone County Illegal Dump Cleanup Complete
Limestone County District 4 Commissioner Ben Harrison says clean up of an illegal dump site in the Elkmont area is complete.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Bond revocation sought for Elkmont couple charged in fight that led to shooting
ELKMONT, Alabama -- Limestone County District Attorney Brian Jones filed a motion Wednesday to keep an Elkmont couple behind bars until trial because both were out on bond when domestic violence charges came up in relation to a shooting this week .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Elkmont man taken to hospital after girlfriend shoots him in foot, sheriff says
ELKMONT, Alabama - An Elkmont man is being treated at Athens-Limestone Hospital after a dispute with his girlfriend ended with her shooting him in the foot, Limestone Sheriff Mike Blakely said.
Authorities investigate apparent shooting in Elkmont
It happened after noon Tuesday in the area of Slate Road and Sandlin Road. Authorities said the shooting was the result of an altercation between a man and a woman.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
5 Things You Need To Know In The South Right Now
Every Monday we bring you the Southern Living Hot List, a roundup of the five latest and greatest things to hit the South.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Huntsville's Tommy Crutcher sang his way through 92 years of helping to make other people smile
Tommy Crutcher, wearing his 'Willie braid,' plays a Willie Nelson song at the Elkmont Senior Center in this 2007 file photo of the Pickin' and Grinnin' sessions Crutcher died at 92 on May 5, 2014.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Belle Chevre's Elkmont goat cheese cheesecake takes gold at sofi Awards in NYC
A goat cheese cheesecake produced in rural Limestone County beat out of the competition for best dessert or dessert topping during the 2014 sofi Awards in New York City.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Civil Rights Act of 1964: Landmark legislation marks 50th year
Fifty years ago today, the Civil Rights Act became U.S. law on July 2, 1964, ushering in a new era in which "separate but equal" and denying services based on skin color became illegal, among other changes.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Removal of illegal dumpsite to begin Monday
The Alabama Department of Environmental Management approved the cleanup plans Friday.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Environmental agency approves dump site cleanup plan
According to the county commission's plan , work will begin within five days of getting approval, which was given Friday.