Limestone - Morgan

Early morning house fire in Limestone County

One man has lost his home after an early morning house fire in Limestone County.

  Sheriff: Limestone County teen fatally stabs mother, sister

Preliminary evidence indicates the 15-year-old stabbed and killed her sister and mother in a domestic altercation at the home. She then reportedly used a knife to try to kill herself.

Mislabeled bug spray doesn’t keep roaches away - northwest Alabama Kitchen Cops Report for Sept. 20th

A round up of health inspection reports for Colbert, Franklin, Lauderdale, Morgan and Limestone Counties.

Velcro Pygmies rock Danville High’s homecoming

Principal Marty Chamber said it was part of the band’s “Reach and Teach” effort, a free program that teaches marketing and more to high schoolers.

Decatur police asking for help identifying person in credit card theft

The Decatur Police Department says that a stolen credit card was used at multiple locations in Decatur.

Decatur leaders discuss city’s growth potential

Meetings are taking place with developers, and there are several areas in Decatur companies are looking at.

Trinity man killed in crash with guardrail on I-65

Alabama State Troopers say Lonnie Ray Busbey, 33, was killed when the 1993 Toyota pickup he was driving left the roadway on Interstate 65 and struck a guardrail.

Mattress Mack visits Decatur

‘Mattress Mack’ also has a connection to North Alabama

Burglary convict from Limestone County missing from work release

Law enforcement officers around the state are on the lookout for Gregory McCluskey

Man arrested on numerous charges following pursuit in Limestone County

Authorities report that counterfeit cash was found inside the vehicle matching other recent cases.

Elkmont police arrest suspect from high speed chase Friday

An Elkmont man was arrested Friday after leading a Limestone County Sheriff’s investigator on a high-speed pursuit that ended when he crashed at the corner of McKee Road and Concord Road.

  Red Cross, SERVPRO crews hit the road to help hurricane victims

Multiple crews are hitting the road to do what they can to help hurricane victims.

Reward increased in brutal 2012 Athens stabbing

Police want to heat things up in the investigation and hope it will help finally lead them to whoever was responsible

Bare-handed Sandwiches & Unidentified “Green Substances” - Your Kitchen Cops Report For Sept. 14th

The weekly Kitchen Cops report in the Tennessee Valley turns up some trouble at two popular Madison County spots.

A Limestone County Love Triangle ends in a shooting

One man is suffering from multiple injuries, after being shot in Limestone County after midnight.

Morgan County complex welcoming horses evacuating from hurricane-threatened Carolinas

A multipurpose horse facility in Morgan County is giving temporary shelter to a special group of evacuees from the Carolinas.

United Methodist Disaster Warehouse needs donations, volunteers to help hurricane victims

In Decatur, efforts are underway to get much needed items to those impacted by Hurricane Florence.

Another Limestone County counterfeiting suspect arrested; 3rd suspect at large

The suspect was caught after allegedly fleeing deputies into Madison County while driving a stolen van, leading multiple agencies on a foot pursuit and three-hour manhunt.

More patients join lawsuit against Decatur doctor accused of sexual misconduct

More women have joined a lawsuit against Dr. Michael Dick, stepping forward with allegations that he sexually assaulted and harassed them during visits to his office.

Limestone County hotels offering free shelter for Florence evacuees

FEMA is working with several hotels in Athens to accommodate people fleeing from the Carolinas.

Scam caller impersonating Decatur police chief, asking for money for injured officers

The Decatur Police Department has received numerous phone calls from citizens reporting the fraudulent phone calls.

Lane closures expected on I-65 in Limestone County

The closure is expected to continue throughout the weekend.

Officials warn against phone scam threatening to turn off power

Officials have issued a warning about an apparent phone scam threatening to turn off customers' power.

Elkmont man accused of counterfeiting

Charles Lee Anderson Jr, 38, faces 26 counts of first-degree possession of a forged instrument.

Officials looking for person responsible for shooting hawk

The hawk, which was reportedly shot with an arrow, is currently in the Hartselle area and has yet to be captured.

Remains of sailor killed at Pearl Harbor to return to Alabama

The remains of Water Tender 2nd Class Edgar D. Gross, an Athens native, will return home to Alabama 76 years after the attack on Pearl Harbor.

22-year-old arrested on assault charges in Decatur

A 22-year-old man has been arrested in Decatur on assault charges.

Kitchen Cops: Pink Substance in the Ice Machine & 3 Great Food Trucks

Several schools are on our top performers list, but one local cafeteria was hit hard by health inspectors.

Nationwide recall for chicken sold by Wayne Farms

Wayne Farms is recalling more than 430,000 pounds of chicken due to the possibility of pieces of metal being mixed in with the food.

Superhero Day in Athens recognizes children battling cancer

The city of Athens is preparing an event meant to recognize kids who are fighting an a painful illness.

Southbound lanes of Hwy 31 bridge in Decatur are back open

Decatur police tell us the southbound lanes of the Highway 31 Bridge are temporarily closed.

  Contractor killed by tractor at Priceville construction site

A tractor rolled over a private contractor who was working there. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Man arrested in Decatur burglary cases

A man has been arrested on burglary charges in Decatur after multiple reports of thefts.

Decatur police asking for help identifying two people in Target theft

Police in Decatur are asking for your help identifying two suspects in the theft of three Fitbits from a Target.

Woman’s body found in Athens house fire

Athens Fire and Rescue responded to a call on Pruit Street around 4:45 a.m.

Decatur police going live on social media

The idea started as a community policing initiative to give everyone a sneak peak of what officers do on a daily basis.

Free carpentry course being offered in Athens

A basic carpentry course is being offered to adults in the Athens area for free.

Registered sex offender arrested in Decatur

During an investigation, authorities learned that Rogers worked in a home that is located less than 2000 feet away from an elementary school.

Two men traveling from NY arrested on drug charges in Morgan County

The sheriff’s office says that deputies found a parked vehicle in the rear parking lot of a Chevron gas station near Highway 36 in Hartselle.

Athens Fire and Rescue save adorable kitten

The rescue was successful and the kitten went home with a family.

Spraying for mosquitoes in Decatur

Some employees say they’re not aware of any cases of West Nile virus or Zika in Decatur, but it’s important to be proactive.