Athens Bicentennial #AthensAL200
- March 3, 2017, Statewide Kick Off with local event: Limestone County Archives to present program at Athens Rotary for its members.
- March 4, 2017 - At the Revival Building in Downtown Athens on Washington Street. Free public program hosted by the Limestone County, Ala., Bicentennial Committee to launch the three-year celebration. Limestone County Archivist Rebekah Davis will present "From Chickasaws to Cyclones: The History of Limestone County, Ala."
- November 2018 Date of Incorporation Celebration: To Be Announced
Educational Program Available
Schools, civic groups, etc. can request an educational program for the Bicentennial through Limestone County Archives. The program is called "From Chickasaws to Cyclones: The History of Limestone County, AL."
Discover the stories that encompass our community history from Limestone County's days as Chickasaw country to the present. The program includes a PowerPoint presentation of historic photos from Athens and Limestone County such as events, landmarks, leaders, and historic school and community photos.
This is a free program. For more information or to schedule a presentation, call Archivist Rebekah Davis at 256-233-6404 or email her at Rebekah.Davis@limestonecounty-al.gov.