Coronavirus News for Athens

Coronavirus safety changes implemented for Athens High School football team

After two members of the football team tested positive for COVID-19, the team made some changes for the season. More info »

WAAY-TV - 08/11/2020 12:12pm

COVID-19 vaccine to be tested in Athens, Huntsville

ATHENS, Ala. (WAFF) - North Alabama may play a critical role in putting a stop to the Coronavirus pandemic ... 1414 North Memorial Parkway Huntsville, AL 35801 (256) 533-4848 ... More info »

WAFF - 07/14/2020 01:41am

Athens nursing home sees patients recover from COVID-19 amid new isolation restrictions

ATHENS, Ala. (WAFF ... Dr. Karen Landers with the Alabama Department of Public Health said those who have COVID-19, without any other major health issues should be quarantined under the new guidelines ... More info »

WAFF - 07/23/2020 03:39pm

Alabama doctors in the fight of their lives: ‘Never seen anything like COVID-19’

Matt Hanserd of Athens-Limestone Hospital ... an infectious disease specialist at East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika, said via email that COVID-19 has challenged him as no other disease ... More info » - 07/25/2020 04:39am

Athens attorney says COVID-19 left him 'the worst I've ever felt'

“I was just feeling awful, the worst I’ve ever felt,” said Plunk, 67, an Athens attorney. At that point, Alabama’s first confirmed case of COVID-19 was still almost a month away — March 13. More info »

Decatur Daily - 07/18/2020 05:16pm

Legendary Alabama high school football coach contracts COVID-19

High head football coach Buddy Anderson and his wife Linda each tested positive for coronavirus, he confirmed to late Tuesday afternoon. In a statement, the school said that multiple students ... More info »

247 Sports - 08/11/2020 11:56am

Athens, Huntsville facilities to take part in COVID-19 clinical trial

“We’re involved in the phase 3 clinical trial for developing a COVID-19 vaccine,” said Tonya Pryor, a co-owner of the North Alabama Research Center in Athens and Medical Affiliated Research ... More info »

Decatur Daily - 07/15/2020 05:29pm

Oneonta football team cleared to return; Vestavia Hills, Bayside Academy shut down

While the Oneonta football team has been cleared to return to practice Wednesday after a COVID scare, at least four other teams -- including 3 in Coastal Alabama -- remain quarantined. More info » - 08/11/2020 12:37pm

Drive-thru COVID-19 testing continues in Athens

ATHENS, Ala. – Athens-Limestone Hospital will continue drive-thru testing for COVID-19. Testing will be available ... One of North Alabama's largest antique engine and tractor shows returns ... More info »

WHNT - 07/15/2020 06:07pm

College Towns That Are Most Economically Vulnerable During COVID-19 – 2020 Study

Though efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus across the U.S. have squeezed many local economies and the bank accounts of their residents, college towns are among the most vulnerable. More info »

YAHOO! - 07/16/2020 12:26pm
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Morgan County-Decatur Farmers Market

Wednesday, Aug 12, 2020 from 7:00am to 3:00pm
Decatur, AL
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Morgan County-Decatur Farmers Market

Alcoholics Anonymous - Redstone Arsenal Group

Wednesday, Aug 12, 2020 at 12:00pm
Huntsville, AL
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Morgan County-Decatur Farmers Market

Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 from 7:00am to 3:00pm
Decatur, AL
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Morgan County-Decatur Farmers Market

Decatur ALS Support Group

Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 from 11:00am to 12:00pm
Decatur, AL
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Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting

Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 at 7:00pm
Harvest, AL
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Limestone County Health Department

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Limestone Longbeards - National Wild Turkey Federation

About Us:NWTF Lower Alabama LimbhangersThe NWTF — a national nonprofit organization — is the leader in upland wildlife habitat conserva...
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Big Spring Park

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Athens High School

About Us: Athens High School is proud of the rich history of academic, extracurricular, athletic and artistic programs designed to benefit and adv...
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Swan Creek Park

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Athens Town Facts

Athens, Alabama. Population for Athens from the last gathering is 18967. You can view Athens venues that host many Athens AL events every year.

You can find a ton of properties for sale if you search the Athens page on Zillow. Currently Athens has an average listing price for homes for sale on the market of $216,858. More real estate facts about Athens: The number of properties currently for sale in Athens is 2,166. The median homes for sale listing price is $192,572. This is broken down with the number of three bedroom houses in Athens consisting of 1,032 with an average listing price for these house of $163,995. Out of the 816 houses that are four bedroom the average listing price for Athens is $263,197. Interest rates for Athens are at historic lows as well.

Athens Alabama has a latitude of 34.785800933838 and a longitude of -86.956802368164. View the full profile

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