— Jeff Gessler of Trinity shops Monday at Fireworks Outlet on U.S. 31 north of Athens for Roman candles and other festive explosives for the New Year. It is illegal to shoot fireworks in the city limits of Athens but permissible in Limestone County. Firefighters warn users to keep a water supply readily accessible and to avoid people and buildings. Children should not handle fireworks.
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Holladay selected superintendent
The Athens City Board of Education voted 5-2 Wednesday to hire William "Trey" Holladay as superintendent contingent on contract approval. Holladay, a 1987 Athens State College graduate, is the principal of Oxford High School and director of alternative programs and athletics for Oxford City Schools.Continued ...
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Cody Glenn pitched seven scoreless innings as LSU beat Alabama 3-0 in the second round of the Southeastern Conference tournament on Wednesday.Continued ...
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