The Decatur area didn’t have stampedes of shoppers on Black Friday, but some stores still attracted lines of 50 to 200 patrons waiting for doors to open to kick off the traditional holiday shopping season.

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The Decatur area didn’t have stampedes of shoppers on Black Friday, but some stores still attracted lines of 50 to 200 patrons waiting for doors to open to kick off the traditional holiday shopping season.

ATHENS — An Elkmont man accused of striking a pedestrian with his vehicle in Limestone County in June was recently indicted by a grand jury with leaving the scene of an accident with injury.

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