The Neo-Classical Revival style building was designed by Britt Alderman of Atlanta, Georgia. The building is of stone, brick, granite, and Marble adorned with eight large columns with the cutting of the Dogwood Bloom. The front stresses the Southern Colonial type of architecture. After several delays not caused by the contractor the building opened its door Tuesday morning November 14, 1933, the total amount was $59,195.25. Athens’ handsome new post office building was formally dedicated with appropriate exercises at 7:30 o’clock Monday night, Congressman A. H. Carmichael being the guest of honor of the occasion. City Attorney Edward Goodrich, representing Mayor R. H. Richardson, Jr, made a formal dedication in a short address. The dedication exercises included a memorial service to the late Congressman Ed. B. Almon on December 18, 1933.
Jason Black is a lifelong citizen of Limestone County. He then attended Auburn University and received a BA in History. He continued his education receiving a Master’s Degree from Alabama A & M University in Secondary Education with a concentration in Economics and another Master’s Endorsement from the University of North Alabama in Administration/Instructional Leadership.
Ellen Morell, Email
Administers plans to accomplish the goals and objectives set by the County Commission. Performs department operations and preparation of legislation. Supervises subordinate staff. Oversees financial transactions of the county including the development of budgets.
Emily Ezzell, Email
Maintains county’s financial records. Generates reports and financial statements. Maintain the financial reporting of grants. Implement GASB 34 accounting system. Confers and assists auditors. Ensures county system maintains compliance with accounting principles and state finance manual.
Nicole Hall, Email
Provides reception/referral to incoming calls/customers. Prepares agendas, work sessions, and minutes.
Ramona Robinson, Email
Accounts Payable/Purchasing Clerk
Performs purchasing and accounts payable activities, for approval.
Alicia Sanders, Email
Provides human resources functions for the County Employees and is responsible for payroll and personnel reporting, and ensures County compliance with human resources and personnel laws.
Lori Hargrove, Email
Issues purchase orders for county departments. Prepares daily bank deposits. Prepares bids and monthly reports. Completes election reports and submits them to State for reimbursement.
Sonya Anthony, Email
Researches new grant opportunities and evaluates the viability of their implementation in Limestone County. Independently meets the public, giving information requiring some knowledge of departmental policies and procedures.
Michelle Williamson, Email
Director of Community Relations/Grants
Primarily responsible for working on comprehensive communications, community relations, and public relations programs for the promotion of Limestone County and the Limestone County Commission. Communicates information to all County Departments and the public through the Office of the Chairman. Prepares and/or distributes marketing and public relations materials, promotional materials, press releases and reports, and community relations materials. Interacts with civic organizations, community groups and associations, and media outlets.
The Limestone County Commission will consider a resolution to re-draw the County Commission district lines, in order to equalize population among the four districts at the regular meeting of the Limestone County Commission scheduled for November 15, 2021, at the Clinton Street Courthouse Annex located at 100 South Clinton Street, Athens, AL, at 10:00 AM in the County Commission Meeting room on the second floor. Maps of the proposed County Commission district lines are available for viewing online HERE, at the Limestone County Courthouse, the Clinton Street Courthouse Annex at 100 S. Clinton St., and the Washington Street Courthouse Annex at 310 W. Washington St.
Redistricting Proposal PDF
Comments can be made and sent by email to Limestone.Redistricting@limestonecounty-al.gov.
Fax: (256) 233-6403