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Farmers Federation offers scholarship to local students
The Limestone County Farmers Federation is once again offering a $1,000 scholarship with an option of renewal for up to four years to local students.
Kazek honored for columns in CNHI contest
“Her columns are a treat to read. She writes in a conversational, witty and entertaining way. She has fun with her columns and you know she is having a good time while writing them. The beneficiaries are her readers.”
Carter named Gas Person of the Year
Athens Gas Department Manager Steve Carter was recently named the Gas Person of the Year.
GE to hire 5,000 veterans over next 5 years
General Electric Co. plans to hire 5,000 veterans over the next five years and invest $580 million to expand its aviation business.
Dodge Dart to join compact car race
If the new Dodge Dart sells anything like the original, Chrysler will have the small-car hit it needs.
Sugar Bowl, BP to promote Gulf seafood, tourism
The Sugar Bowl has announced plans with oil giant BP for a two-week promotion of Gulf Coast seafood and culture.
Can foreign tourists help US economy?
More than a decade after the federal government strengthened travel requirements after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, foreign visitors say getting a temporary visa remains a daunting and sometimes insurmountable hurdle.
First Cider Sippin' champ named
Village Pizza was the winner of the Sippin’ Cider contest held Dec. 10 in downtown Athens.
Local FBLA students celebrate American Enterprise Day
Students in Debbie Wilson’s business management program at the Limestone County Career Technical Center recently celebrated American Enterprise Day with a field trip to the downtown square in Athens.
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