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Governor Ivey Extends Mask Order Until April 9

March 4, 2021

MONTGOMERY-On Thursday, March 4 Governor Kay Ivey and State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris  announced the COVID-19 mandatory mask mandate that was scheduled to expire at 5 PM on Friday has been extended until April 9. Following the expiration of the April 9 Mandate there are no further mask orders expected. Governor Ivey said the […]

Lingering Ice On Road Ways Delay Or Close Some Schools

February 21, 2021

TENNESSEE VALLEY-On Monday, February 22 some schools  will either be closed or delayed due to some roads still be icy from the last winter storm. Colbert County Schools – Virtual Learning Franklin County Schools – Closed Monday Lauderdale County Schools – Closed Monday Lawrence County Schools (TN) – Virtual Learning/ Campus Closed Monday Lincoln County […]

Closures And Delays Due To Hazardous Road Conditions Friday, February 19

February 19, 2021

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Due to the hazardous conditions of roads and little chance of the snow and ice melting some businesses and municipalities and schools will delay opening or be closed on Friday, February 19. Schools Closing or Delayed Athens Bible School – Virtual Learning Friday Athens City Schools – Virtual Learning Athens State University – Closed […]

ALEA Reporting on Road Conditions 6:00Pm February 17

February 17, 2021

SHEFFIELD-The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reporting on road conditions as of 6:00Pm from the Quad Cities Post in Sheffield.   Reporting on several countuies in North Alabama: QUAD CITIES Colbert County EMA has deemed all county roads impassable. All state and federal roads have icy spots. Woodmont Drive in Colbert County is closed due to icy […]

Snow Forecast Updated To Winter Storm Warning For Northwest Alabama

February 17, 2021

NORTH ALABAMA-On Wednesday, February 17 the National Weather Service upgraded the Winter Storm watch to a winter Storm Warning. WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM CST THURSDAY .Moderate to heavy mixed precipitation expected. Total  snow accumulations of 2 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of around one tenth […]

Closings and Delays Due to Possible Winter Storm For February 18

February 17, 2021

TENNESSEE VALLEY-Due to the threat of another winter storm which could bring more sleet, ice and snow to the area some schools and business will close, delay or remain closed for Thursday, February 18.  Come back often to check the list as more businesses and schools will be added. School closings and delays Alabama A&M […]

Ice Storm Of February 2021 Athens, Alabama Pictorial

February 17, 2021

ATHENS-As Holly Hollman was doing her daily work for the City of Athens as a Communications Specialist she took her camera with her to catch a bit of beauty in an otherwise dreadful situation with the cold cold weather, snow and icy conditions these photos will make you smile. Breathtaking photos from Holly to brighten […]

Winter Storm Watch For Wednesday, February 17

February 16, 2021

TENNESSEE VALLEY-On Tuesday, February 16 the National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Watch which will begin late Wednesday afternoon until late Wednesday night. WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT Heavy mixed precipitation possible. Total snow and sleet accumulations of up to two inches and ice accumulations of […]

Florence Issues Weather Related Updates

February 16, 2021

FLORENCE-Temperatures remain fridge, roads remain icy and snow is falling in Florence.  The City of Florence issued this update on conditions as of Tuesday, February 16: PUBLIC NOTICE Due to dangerous road conditions, the City of Florence municipal offices will remain closed for February 16th. Florence Council: Florence Council Meeting is canceled, and will be […]

Scottsboro Utilities Helping Restore Power In Athens

February 16, 2021

ATHENS-Athens Fire and Rescue has cleared the tree from Grace Avenue and First Street but that area is still slick from ice. Huntsville-Browns Ferry Road at I-65 is slick as is U.S. 31 south of Tanner Crossroads. Those who are traveling should continue to drive slow and watch for ice and fallen limbs and trees […]

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