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Limestone County students start first day of school with new coronavirus precautions

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Here’s when North Alabama districts are scheduled to start the 2020-2021 school year

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Man arrested for shooting into Hartselle home; Bond set at $80,000

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Groundbreaking ceremony held for new Tanner industrial facility

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Decatur City Schools expects 30% of students to learn virtually

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LifeSouth hosts 9th annual blood donation birthday party

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Search crews, helicopter rescue woman from Lawrence County wildlife area

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Morgan County health care workers ‘flat worn out’ by coronavirus, state health official says

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Downtown Athens restaurants get money to expand outdoor eating, combat coronavirus restrictions

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Decatur police working to identify body found in water near Wheeler Wildlife Refuge

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Amount of coronavirus cases in Morgan County increases 10% in one week

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Morgan County parents happy with governor's decision to help with internet access

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Man charged in Athens apartment complex break-in

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Decatur man held on $100,000 bond for arson

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Decatur police investigating after body found in water near Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge

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Decatur roofing company owner pleads guilty to filing false tax return

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Decatur police charge woman with Walmart arson

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Athens coronavirus testing clinics seeing spike in patients

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Troopers identify victim in deadly Limestone County wreck, vehicle fire

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Morgan County school board picks 4 finalists for superintendent job

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High school band camps underway, performances still up in the air

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Decatur police: Man out on bond for public lewdness charged with doing it again

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Lawrence County Schools’ plan offers three learning options

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Limestone County Schools’ reopening plan includes masking policy, traditional and virtual learning options

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3 charged after traffic stop leads to chase through Morgan, Cullman counties

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1 dead in fiery Limestone County crash

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Decatur fifth grader touches lives, keeps people laughing during coronavirus pandemic

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Morgan County Sheriff’s Office: 5 arrested after meth, more found in Falkville residence

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Limestone County sheriff: Man charged in murder of woman set to testify against him

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Limestone County Schools expected to announce official back to school plan

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Morgan County Schools offer multiple learning options, will close schools once a week for cleaning

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Suspect in deadly Limestone County shooting in custody

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High school football practice begins in Decatur

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Update: Troopers release names of the 3 people killed in wreck near Falkville

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Decatur mayor: 'Keep doing what you're doing' to fight coronavirus

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Decatur police identify woman accused of starting fire in Walmart

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Decatur police: 4 charged after using dating app to lure victim

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Employee at Lawrence County Commission Office tests positive for coronavirus

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Morgan County coronavirus status lowered from ‘very high risk’ to ‘high risk’

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Man found dead in Hartselle home

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Some parents, educators glad to see some of the CDC updates

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Deadline approaches for Athens City Schools parents to choose between in-person and virtual learning

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CDC releases new guidelines, states in-person school is important for fall

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State, 3M reach agreement for cleanup of contaminants at Decatur plant, other North Alabama sites

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Some parents grateful to still have a traditional school option this fall

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Multiple North Alabama districts release statement backing in-person learning option for new school year

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Decatur police: 2 men arrested for chase with officers, drugs

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Decatur police work to identify man accused of shooting into home

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Morgan County Sheriff’s Office arrests suspect for murder of man found in Tennessee River

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Athens man arrested for rape of 12-year-old girl, child pornography

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Authorities remove body from water in Morgan County

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Decatur City Schools’ back to school plan gives Aug. 12 start date

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Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Lawrence County

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Decatur police: 2 arrested after meth, LSD, pills, more seized during traffic stop

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One quarter of Limestone County students choose virtual schooling ahead of fall semester

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Decatur passes resolution to allow fines from mandatory masking violations to help local agencies

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45 Decatur Morgan Hospital employees out after testing positive for coronavirus

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Decatur City Schools suspends start of summer learning programs

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CDC data shows multiple, long-term care facilities across north Alabama have residents, staff who tested positive for coronavirus

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Village Pizza, Big Ed's Pizza both temporarily close after employees test positive for coronavirus

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Lawrence County inmate tests positive for coronavirus

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Watch it: Morgan County Sheriff’s Office seeks man it says attacked woman with hammer

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56 residents, 21 employees at Limestone Health and Rehab test positive for coronavirus

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Officials working to learn cause of house fire on 7th Avenue in Decatur

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Sheriff: 2 men arrested for road rage incident and shooting in Limestone County

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Decatur police: 1 charged, 1 injured in shooting

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Hartselle City Schools students to return in staggered schedule, take online or in-person classes

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Morgan County schools’ plan requires masks, sets at-home days for in-school students

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Athens man arrested for 60 counts of child porn, human trafficking, incest, more

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Athens City Schools announce plan, learning options for 2020-2021 school year

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Hartselle business prepares for statewide masking ordinance

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Morgan County Probate Judge explains coronavirus precautions at polling locations

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Decatur business not worried about impact of mask ordinance

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Mayor: Decatur's economy is better than expected during coronavirus pandemic

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Decatur mandatory masking ordinance starts Monday at 5 p.m.

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Church fire reported in Elkmont

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Decatur’s mandatory mask-wearing order expected to start at 5 p.m. Monday

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Limestone County Sheriff’s Office phones down; 911 not affected

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Decatur man charged in July 4 murder

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Decatur to re-vote on mask-wearing ordinance

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Athens City Council discusses adopting mandatory mask-wearing ordinance

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Decatur campgrounds owners discuss why camping may be the safest coronavirus vacation option

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Decatur City Council approves mandatory mask-wearing ordinance

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Criminally indicted Limestone County judge resigns

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Phone lines down at Limestone County Sheriff’s Office

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Athens-Limestone Hospital names interim president

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Decatur still reviewing mask ordinance

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Decatur business lets customers use own judgement on masks

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Sheriff: Deputies find and arrest man during burglary at Morgan County home

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Sheriff’s Office: Naked man arrested in Limestone County home invasion

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One person shot on Shaw Road in Limestone County

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Body found in water near Port of Decatur

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Decatur face mask ordinance discussed, not voted on

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Athens police arrest man in 2019 attempted murder, shooting investigation

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Annual Limestone Sheriff’s Rodeo rescheduled to August

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Morgan County hospital official says coronavirus spike possible after Fourth of July weekend

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Decatur residents speak out about possible masking ordinance

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Limestone County Schools postpones summer programs due to coronavirus case, exposures

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Members of deaf community respond to possible mask ordinances for North Alabama cities

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Decatur police investigating shooting that left one juvenile dead

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Alabama Coronavirus Cases

Confirmed Cases: 94827

Reported Deaths: 1674
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Jefferson12486232
Mobile9420204
Montgomery6449148
Madison516130
Tuscaloosa405769
Baldwin338023
Unassigned319060
Shelby316432
Marshall306034
Lee258844
Morgan229517
Etowah204128
DeKalb174513
Calhoun167213
Elmore167238
Walker149864
Houston134812
Dallas130523
St. Clair128915
Russell12772
Limestone126113
Franklin123820
Cullman118912
Colbert114113
Lauderdale112315
Autauga105021
Escambia104416
Talladega96713
Jackson9244
Tallapoosa84179
Chambers83538
Dale80223
Blount7593
Butler75635
Chilton7456
Coffee7365
Covington71620
Pike6877
Lowndes56724
Barbour5655
Marion56224
Marengo53614
Clarke4949
Hale46426
Bullock45011
Winston44011
Perry4364
Wilcox41410
Bibb4134
Monroe4084
Randolph39410
Conecuh37810
Pickens3779
Sumter36018
Lawrence3321
Macon32013
Washington32012
Crenshaw3123
Choctaw27712
Cherokee2587
Greene24911
Henry2493
Geneva2480
Clay2375
Lamar2122
Fayette1835
Cleburne1251
Coosa1012
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Tennessee Coronavirus Cases

Confirmed Cases: 116350

Reported Deaths: 1186
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Shelby22212300
Davidson20001211
Rutherford629853
Hamilton588449
Knox429837
Williamson340525
Sumner331672
Unassigned30368
Out of TN283116
Wilson219023
Bradley181712
Montgomery181513
Sevier17916
Putnam167716
Trousdale15786
Robertson150619
Hamblen134614
Blount12229
Maury11597
Tipton11559
Washington11312
Madison98415
Bedford90111
Sullivan89512
Hardeman85815
Macon85513
Lake7650
Loudon7053
Bledsoe6861
Dickson6521
Fayette6528
Anderson6516
Gibson6444
Dyer5937
Cheatham5697
Lawrence5276
Jefferson5253
Henderson5172
Rhea5171
McMinn50920
Obion4904
Coffee4823
Warren4794
Carter4735
Lauderdale4558
Hardin4447
Cocke4392
Haywood4356
Smith4294
Roane4232
Greene4187
Hawkins4167
Cumberland3986
Monroe3979
Giles36913
Weakley3633
McNairy3515
DeKalb3312
Franklin3024
Marshall2753
Carroll2723
Lincoln2681
Crockett2534
Henry2480
Hickman2480
White2465
Claiborne2420
Campbell2291
Johnson2250
Wayne2242
Marion2134
Chester2062
Grainger1890
Decatur1883
Polk1853
Overton1551
Unicoi1480
Union1410
Cannon1360
Benton1261
Humphreys1183
Jackson1121
Scott1100
Grundy1082
Sequatchie1000
Meigs990
Morgan981
Fentress790
Hancock771
Perry770
Stewart740
Clay710
Lewis671
Houston560
Moore550
Van Buren350
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