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Madison couple killed in motorcycle crash

ROGERSVILLE — Two people from Madison were killed in a motorcycle crash Thursday afternoon about 2 miles east of Rogersville on U.S. Highway 72. Marianne L. Esch, 72, was fatally injured when the 2005 Harley-Davidson motorcycle she was a passenger of struck a 1990 International tractor-trailer driven by Phillip R. Mayo, 60, of Albertville, according to troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.
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Minard Abernathy, Jr.

Minard “Rooster” Abernathy, Jr of Pulaski passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at his residence. He was born in Pulaski, TN on December 5, 1935 and was 86 years old. He was a married and devoted husband to Mardra Abernathy, and was a veteran of the United States Army. He loved his family, fixing bicycles, and going hunting and fishing. He was a licensed taxidermist and worked for the Pulaski Electric System, Moonglow Drive inn, Genesco, Giles County Hospital, and Westhill School. He enjoyed watching wrestling and most of all spending time with his family.
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Madison couple killed in fatal motorcycle crash near Rogersville

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WAFF) - A Madison couple was killed on Thursday in a crash involving a motorcycle and a tractor-trailer. According to an Alabama Law Enforcement Agency spokesman, Marianne and Carl Esch were riding a Harley Davidson motorcycle around 4:40 p.m. on June 23 when they were struck by a tractor-trailer.
ROGERSVILLE, AL
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2 from Madison killed in Rogersville motorcycle crash

Two people were killed in a Thursday afternoon crash near Rogersville. Marianne L. Esch, 72, and Carl E. Esch, 74, both of Madison, were killed when the motorcycle they were on crashed into a tractor-trailer, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. The crash happened about 4:40 p.m. Thursday on...
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Decatur man arrested for trafficking methamphetamine

DECATUR, Ala. (WAFF) - North Alabama Drug Task Force agents and Decatur Police Department’s Vice/Narcotics Unit investigators arrested and charged a Decatur man on drug-related charges. Agents arrested Timothy Swanson, 37, on June 22 at his residence. During the arrest, agents discovered a trafficking amount of methamphetamine in Swanson’s...
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Harris Home celebrates seniors, looks to expand programs

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - A group of seniors from the Harris Home for Children in Huntsville, have graduated and are heading off to college. The pandemic was just one of the challenges for many of these kids, but they overcame the odds. Harris Home is the only crisis program in...
HUNTSVILLE, AL
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City adjusts garbage pickup

The garbage schedule for the City of Hartselle for the week of July 4 is as follows:. Garbage routes Monday through Wednesday will run one day late. Thursday’s garbage route will run Thursday. Please refer to 2022 recycle calendar for recycle route changes. There will be no yard waste...
HARTSELLE, AL

Abortion rights advocates plan protests after Supreme Court decision

Abortion rights groups in Alabama are planning protests in response to Friday’s Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade. The POWER House, an organization that provides clinic escorts in Montgomery, announced plans today for a protest near the state capitol. Another protest is planned for Birmingham on Sunday at 10 a.m. at Kelly Ingram Park.
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