(WAFF) - Widespread power outage in Athens
We've received reports of a widespread power outage affecting much of Athens this morning. We're working to confirm the total number of people affected and also when power is expected to be restored. We'll continue to update you as we find out more.
Dunnavant trial set to begin today
The trial for a man accused of sexually abusing and holding a child captive is set to begin at the Madison County courthouse on Monday. Charles Dunnavant faces both federal and state charges. Dunnavant was charged with crossing the state line with the intent to engage in a sexual act with a child under 12.