The Rev. Charles Boling and his wife Loena had just sat down to eat lunch at noon Monday when a fire alarm sounded in their Southwest Decatur home. It was one of two midday fires in Decatur. 

MOULTON — The Lawrence County Public Library is tentatively scheduled to reopen at 10 a.m. Wednesday with modifications to services and access because of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Director Rex Bain. All patrons are required to wear face coverings to enter the building.

Protests nationwide left many communities divided and reeling from violence, but the hundreds that gathered in downtown Decatur this afternoon were peaceful as they protested police brutality and called for racial unity. 

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A rocket ship built by Elon Musk's SpaceX company thundered away from Earth with two Americans on Saturday, ushering in a new era in commercial space travel and putting the United States back in the business of launching astronauts into orbit from U.S. soil for the fir…

Limestone County Probate Judge Charles Woodroof is expected to rule as early as Tuesday whether the city of Decatur has a right to take private property it claims is needed for a planned Alabama 20 overpass.

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