Duck & Run 5K - September 19th
A Race to Save the Environment
Rev up your running shoes! It's time for the 2015 Duck and Run 5K!
KALB's 5K has a long-standing history in Athens as a well-run, certified 5K with a great course. We welcome serious runners as well as first-time runners and walkers, too.
If you are looking for an established race in a city that offers southern charm, unique restaurants, and historical treasures, this is the race for you!
So plan now to join us. If you are traveling, we have a wonderful visitors center that will help you find ways to spend your time here. Visit www.visitathensal.com to learn more about what there is to see and do while you are in town!
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Entry Fee: Pre-registration for 5K is $20 and must be postmarked...
Recycling at Home and Work
Recycling Myths Busted!
Before someone begins the practice of recycling either at home or at work, it seems like a huge amount of effort will be required. Often this alone will discourage someone from even starting the process.
The truth is recycling at the Athens-Limestone Recycling Center on Lucas Ferry Rd. in Athens is really very easy!
Here are some myths about recycling that need to be corrected! Remember: Each community's recycling guidelines may be different. Curbside recycling through the City of Athens Sanitation Department also has separate guidelines. Please visit their website at http://www.athensalabama.us/sanitation-services or call 256-233-8747.
You must live in Limestone County to use our facility: FALSE! Our facility accepts materials from anyone wishing to use our recycling center.
Labels have to be removed from cans and bottles: FALSE! Labels will be removed during the recycling process.
Caps must be removed from bottles: FALSE! Bottle caps are recyclable and will be separated during the recycling process.
Plastic windows must be removed from envelopes: FALSE! The plastic windows...