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  1. Clem probation revocation hearing continued to SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Decatur Daily

    A probation revocation hearing for Athens convicted rapist Austin Clem set for this morning was continued to September due to a change in counsel, court records show. Appointed attorney Sherry D. Phillips filed a motion to withdraw from Clem's case Tuesday because Clem hired Huntsville attorney Richard D. Jensen as retained counsel and "no longer needs the assistance of state-funded counsel," her motion reads.

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  2. New riverfront hotel prepares to openRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Decatur Daily

    And city officials are hopeful the project will help reclaim the city's heavily industrialized waterfront, opening the door for future development along the Tennessee River. Home2 Suites by Hilton will open sometime this summer, said Tom Hunt Jr., president of Opelika-based PHD Hotels, which is developing the hotel at 807 Island Way near Ingalls Harbor.

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  3. Officials: Shooter scare at Redstone was false alarmRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Decatur Daily

    Madison County sheriff's deputies and Huntsville police officers block Martin Road leading to Redstone Arsenal Gate 1 on Tuesday during a lockdown of the installation. The lockdown was later lifted.

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  4. The Latest: Officials: Scare at Army base was false alarmRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Decatur Daily

    A statement released Wednesday by Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama, says someone reported what they thought was a gunshot at the installation Tuesday. The statement says military investigators have determined that report was wrong, and they're calling the whole incident a false alarm.

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  5. Police: Third suspect charged in Tower Street robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Decatur Daily

    Officers responded to a robbery call in the 1800 bock of Tower Street on May 28, and the victims told officers multiple males robbed them at gunpoint, police said. Two suspects were arrested earlier this month.

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  6. No shots fired, but calls prompt lockdown at military postRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Decatur Daily

    Two 911 calls and a tweet about the possibility of an active shooter at a military installation set off a day of panic and confusion in Alabama. The emergency calls Tuesday came from within the Redstone Arsenal base near Huntsville and led the installation to tweet a warning to its 30,000 government employees, civilians and contractors: "run hide fight."

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  7. Officials: No shots fired at Redstone Arsenal; possibility of hoax investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Decatur Daily

    Authorities block an entrance to Redstone Arsenal on Tuesday after the installation was placed on lockdown. The lockdown was later lifted.

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  8. Confusion reigns in military post lockdown; no shots firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Decatur Daily

    Two 911 calls and a tweet about the possibility of an active shooter at a military installation set off a day of panic and confusion in Alabama. The 911 calls came from within the Redstone Arsenal base near Huntsville and led the installation to tweet a warning to its 30,000 government employees, civilians and contractors: "run hide fight," the message said.

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  9. The Latest: 911 calls led to military post lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Decatur Daily

    The commander of an Alabama military post says two 911 calls about a potential active shooter prompted a lockdown at the installation but no shooter was ever found and no shots were fired. Col. Tom Holliday, the garrison commander at Redstone Arsenal near Huntsville, said Tuesday afternoon that the 911 calls came from a building on the installation.

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  10. Authorities: No evidence of shots fired at Redstone ArsenalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Decatur Daily

    Madison County sheriff's deputies and Huntsville police officers block Martin Road leading to Redstone Arsenal Gate 1 today during a lockdown of the installation. The lockdown was later lifted.

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  11. Lockdown lifted at military post; no injuries reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Decatur Daily

    Authorities locked down an Alabama military post on Tuesday amid reports of a possible active shooter, and workers were advised to "run hide fight." About two hours later, the all-clear was given and officials said there were no confirmed injuries or arrests.

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  12. Spokesman: Military post on lockdown, possible shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Decatur Daily

    Authorities locked down an Alabama military post on Tuesday amid reports of possible active shooter, and workers were advised to "run hide fight." About two hours later, Redstone Arsenal spokesman Christopher Colster told reporters that he had heard of no casualties or arrests.

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  13. Gates reopening, much of lockdown lifted at Redstone ArsenalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Decatur Daily

    Madison County sheriff's deputies and Huntsville police officers block Martin Road leading to Redstone Arsenal Gate 1 today. [ERIC SCHULTZ/ASSOCIATED PRESS] Madison County Sheriff's Deputies and Huntsville Police officers block Martin Road leading to Redstone Arsenal Gate 1 today.

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  14. Limestone water authority wants long-range improvement planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | The Decatur Daily

    The Limestone County Water and Sewer Authority has approved an agreement with a Franklin, Tennessee, firm to perform a long-range plan for water and wastewater systems improvement. The project is designed to provide a "strategic vision of where the water authority is going in the next 20 years," said Daryl Williamson, the authority's chief executive officer, at a meeting Thursday.

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  15. GE: Huntsville, Auburn plants to help fill Paris Air Show ordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | The Decatur Daily

    This aerial photograph taken earlier this year shows the GE Aviation plants under construction in Huntsville-annexed Limestone County. [COURTESY PHOTO] This aerial photograph taken earlier this year shows the GE Aviation plants under construction in Huntsville-annexed Limestone County.

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  16. Athens City Council to hold public hearing on Sunday alcohol salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | The Decatur Daily

    Athens residents will be able to address the Athens City Council on Monday night about a proposed change in the city's alcohol ordinance that would allow Sunday alcohol sales. "My goal is for us to introduce" the amended ordinance Monday night, said Council President Joseph Cannon, "and vote on it at the next council meeting."

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  17. New Decatur principals face challenges with povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | The Decatur Daily

    Three new administrators Decatur City Schools hired Monday have varying levels of experience in schools with high poverty and diverse student populations, characteristics of their new schools. "I've never worked in a school that wasn't a Title I school," said Allen Malone, who will take over as principal at West Decatur Elementary School on July 1. Educating students in poverty and the district's changing demographics likely will be the toughest challenge Malone will face at West Decatur.

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  18. Driver of Alabama church bus charged in Georgia fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | The Decatur Daily

    The driver of a church bus from Alabama faces charges including vehicular homicide in a Georgia crash that killed one person and injured several others. The driver's lawyer, Jason Swindle Sr., identified his client in a statement as Jerry Sims.

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  19. The Dish: Our Little KitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | The Decatur Daily

    Canned items from Sylvia Vann of Our Little Kitchen include blueberry and strawberry preserves, pickled cucumbers, relish and eggs. [CATHERINE GODBEY/DECATUR DAILY] Gently folding in the jalapeno cornbread spilling over the sides, Sylvia Vann closed the container and handed the three sacks of food to her daughter for delivery.

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  20. ScrapbookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 11 | The Decatur Daily

    The Lakeside High School class of 1957 celebrated its 60th reunion June 4 at Logan's Roadhouse in Decatur. First row, left to right: Earlean French Gray, Glenda Elliott Stevenson, Clarence Saxton, Estella Horton Lewis and Delores Matthews Saxton.

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