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  1. Toyota: Unsure when site work will resumeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Decatur Daily

    It is unclear when site preparation work on the Toyota-Mazda mega plant planned for Limestone County is expected to resume after being halted last week because of an environmental concern involving a rare fish. "The technical survey continues to further ensure necessary protections are in place for the spring pygmy sunfish and its habitat," Kim Ogle, corporate communications analyst for Toyota Motor North America, said in a text message Monday afternoon.

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  2. Louisiana man arrested after home invasion murder in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Decatur Daily

    Huntsville police Lt. Michael Johnson told Al.com that 24-year-old Welton Brown of New Orleans is the fourth person charged in the Jan. 28 slaying of 34-year-old Raemon Ross at an apartment complex in Huntsville, Alabama.

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  3. Huntsville, Toyota expect 'minimal disruption' with work suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | The Decatur Daily

    Construction continued last week on the future site of the Toyota-Mazda auto manufacturing plant, but it has now been suspended temporarily, officials said Thursday. [CRYSTAL VANDER WEIT/DECATUR DAILY] The city of Huntsville said work on a Toyota-Mazda manufacturing plant in Huntsville-annexed Limestone County has been temporarily suspended to allow final technical surveys to be completed and make sure there's no impact on the habitat of the spring pygmy sunfish.

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  4. Construction of Toyota-Mazda plant temporarily halted for endangered fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | The Decatur Daily

    The city of Huntsville said the construction of a Toyota-Mazda manufacturing plant in Huntsville-annexed Limestone County has been "temporarily suspended" to allow time for final technical surveys to be completed and make sure there's no impact on the habitat of the spring pygmy sunfish. "This is a short-term suspension that reflects a shared goal of environmental preservation by Mazda, Toyota and the city of Huntsville," according to the city's statement.

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  5. 6 Things to DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 4 | The Decatur Daily

    Members of a local model railroad club will work on the model train at the Historic Decatur Railroad Depot Museum on Saturday. [DECATUR DAILY FILE] Athens Saturday Market's annual Patriots Day will take place Saturday and include music and a parade.

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  6. Limestone officials: Friday shooting investigated as possible homicide-suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 | The Decatur Daily

    The Limestone County Sheriff's Office has released the names of two men found shot Friday night, and the case is being investigated as a possible homicide-suicide, pending the results of the autopsies, said spokesman Stephen Young. The men, who were found at a mobile home park on Airfield Street, were identified as brothers, Adolfo Sanchez-Ocampo, 43, and Rigoberto Sanchez-Ocampo, 37, Young said.

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  7. Vet running from Alabama to IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 | The Decatur Daily

    A Marine veteran is running from Alabama to his hometown in Indiana to raise awareness about post-traumatic stress disorder and suicide among veterans. Kyle Killinger left a veterans memorial in Huntsville, Alabama, before dawn on Tuesday.

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  8. Triple homicide leaves ex-wife dead after protection request deniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 2 | The Decatur Daily

    Before she and two others were shot dead near Ardmore on Sunday, Debra Ann Rivera twice had asked a judge to order her ex-husband to surrender his guns because of alleged abuse. According to the Limestone County Sheriff's Office, Darwin Brazier, 43, used a semi-automatic SKS rifle with a high-capacity magazine to shoot his ex-wife and two other victims multiple times and then shot himself to death near his home in Madison County.

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  9. Police: Man brandishes gun at Huntsville immigration protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 2 | The Decatur Daily

    Police say a man is accused of brandishing a gun at an Alabama immigration protest, where terrified demonstrators dropped to the ground in a park when people started shouting "Gun!" Huntsville police Lt. Michael Johnson says 34-year-old Shane Ryan Sealy was arrested at Saturday's rally in Huntsville.

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  10. Police: Man brandishes gun at Alabama immigration protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 2 | The Decatur Daily

    Police say a man is accused of brandishing a gun at an Alabama immigration protest, where terrified demonstrators dropped to the ground in a park when people started shouting "Gun!" Huntsville police Lt. Michael Johnson says 34-year-old Shane Ryan Sealy was arrested at Saturday's rally in Huntsville.

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  11. 4 indicted on Morgan murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 30 | The Decatur Daily

    Capital murder suspects Darrin Wilkes, left, and Terrance Ellison arrive at the Morgan County Courthouse for a preliminary hearing in September 2016. They have been indicted on capital murder charges in an August 2016 shooting.

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  12. Lawsuit: 15-year-old 'executed' by Priceville policemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | The Decatur Daily

    A Priceville police officer "executed" a 15-year-old last year by shooting him eight times after a high-speed chase, according to a lawsuit filed this month by the boy's family. Bryan Smith, a patrolman with the Priceville Police Department, is the sole defendant in the federal lawsuit filed by the estate of Gabriel Sage Barnes. 1 comment

  13. Decatur police charge Huntsville man with possessing spiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | The Decatur Daily

    A Huntsville man was charged with possessing synthetic cannabinoids, or spice, after he was stopped for driving a vehicle with a switched tag, according to Decatur police. When the officer stopped the vehicle at Memorial Drive and First Street Northwest, the driver, Quinton Derez Davis, was found with spice, police said in a release.

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  14. Lucy's BARge, latest addition at marina, set to open FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | The Decatur Daily

    Billy Christopher, owner of Lucy's Branch Marina, looks at the site of a new bar, Lucy's BARge, that is under construction in Limestone County on Tuesday. [MARIAN ACCARDI/DECATUR DAILY] Construction continues Tuesday on a bar called Lucy's BARge at Lucy's Branch Marina.

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  15. Residential developments getting started as housing inventory declinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    A site on Sussex Drive adjacent to the new Athens High School is being cleared for construction of the Boardwalk subdivision. [JERONIMO NISA/DECATUR DAILY] The Boardwalk subdivision, on Sussex Drive adjacent to the new Athens High School, will have about 150 homes in all.

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  16. Group: Toyota-Mazda plant threatens rare fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    An environmental group says the planned Toyota-Mazda plant in Huntsville-annexed Limestone County could drive an endangered fish into extinction, and it has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service demanding that it protect the fish's habitat. The only remaining habitat for the spring pygmy sunfish is Beaverdam Spring and Creek, according to both the lawsuit and the Fish and Wildlife Service.

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  17. Daily chief photographer Godbey retiring after 42 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    In the late 1970s, Morgan County deputies arrest a man who held a rifle after a clash between the KKK and Southern Christian Leadership Conference marchers. Decatur Daily photographer John Godbey captured this image, and it ran in newspapers worldwide.

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  18. Surveillance cameras lead to arrest of 3 suspects for illegal dumpingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    Surveillance cameras resulted in the arrests this week of three suspects for illegal dumping in Decatur, city officials said Friday. Antony Johnson, 2217 Ninth St. S.W.; Earl Henry, 1203 Stuart Ave. S.W.; and Ronald Swopes, 111 Driftwood Court S.E., are charged with misdemeanor criminal littering, Chief Code Enforcement Officer David Lee said.

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  19. 5 Things to DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    Create art while listening to music and savoring snacks at Art After Hours in downtown Athens. High Cotton Arts on Washington Street will host the free event, 5-8 p.m. Cheer on the state's athletes as they compete in soccer, gymnastics, baton twirling, disc golf, bowling, kayaking, swimming, horseshoes, baseball and more at the Alabama State Games.

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  20. 6 Things to DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | The Decatur Daily

    Emma Tarokh, the state's youth female athlete of the year in 2017, will participate in the torch run at the Alabama State Games in Huntsville. [COURTESY PHOTO] Alabama's free fishing day, which allows the public to fish recreationally without a fishing license, will take place Saturday.

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