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Athens Fire and Rescue and the Athens Recreation Department received money to purchase defibrillators.

September 4, 2013

ATHENS-Tuesday, September 3rd,  Athens Fire and Rescue and the Athens Recreation Department received money to purchase nine automated external defibrillators.   The AEDs, pediatric pads and training on use of the equipment will cost $12,163.   The new AEDs will be compatible with the AEDs that Athens-Limestone Hospital uses, which means firefighters will not have […]


Public invited to see Athen’s public CNG station

August 28, 2013

ATHENS-The public is invited to a Sept. 4 event to learn more about the Athens Gas Department’s new public compressed natural gas station.   The fast fill station is the only public one located along the Interstate 65 Corridor between Birmingham and Nashville.   The event will be at 9:30 a.m. at the CNG station […]


Searching for city’s Athena…good hearts and good cooks wanted

August 22, 2013

ATHENS-Athena of Greece was known as a wise goddess who loved and protected the City of Athens, could be a warrior, had a creative side and had interest in the arts, crafts and agriculture.   The Spirit of Athens is looking for the Athens, Alabama, version.   For SOA’s second annual Athens Grease Festival, organizers […]


Firefighters join hospital to suit up and fight cancer

August 17, 2013

ATHENS-There are 192 people in Limestone County who have the opportunity to detect breast cancer and possibly catch it early all because of some popular T-shirts.   Each year Athens Fire and Rescue’s Auxiliary sells breast cancer awareness T-shirts as a fundraiser. In 2012, the auxiliary partnered with the Athens-Limestone Hospital Foundation on the project […]


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