Huntsville - Madison

  Huntsville City Schools contractor PESG hit with 2 lawsuits

PESG, a company contracted by Huntsville City Schools, was hit with two lawsuits Wednesday.

  4 hikers rescued after getting lost on Monte Sano

Huntsville Fire & Rescue officials say the hikers got lost on McKay Hollow Trail.

Crime Stoppers: Wallet stolen at UAB clinic in Huntsville

Huntsville police need help finding a theft suspect.

HudsonAlpha holds ribbon cutting for Paul Propst Center

A new addition to the HudonAlpha campus is now open in Huntsville.

Parents call for tougher disciplinary standards at Huntsville schools

On Tuesday, Huntsville city leaders faced questions from parents a day after a shooting left one Blossomwood Elementary second-grader with an injured hand.

Ohio fugitives captured in Huntsville

It started when U.S. marshals executed a search warrant at a home on Shady Lane.

Construction moving forward on ballpark for Rocket City Trash Pandas

In a special called meeting on Tuesday, the Madison city council chose a construction company to build the new baseball stadium.

‘Best-of-the-best’ K-9 teams from across U.S. test skills in the Rocket City

All-star K-9 teams are competing in Huntsville.

Madison County authorities warn of text scam

The text reportedly claims that your debit or credit card has been frozen or disabled and gives you a phone number to call for details, asking for the card number and your PIN.

Oakwood University student found dead at Huntsville apartment complex; homicide investigation ongoing

Huntsville police are investigating a body found late Sunday night.

2 in custody in Huntsville Budget Inn murder investigation

Huntsville police have issued warrants for the arrests of two suspects in a murder that happened in July at the Budget Inn on University Drive.

  Stove fire displaces Madison County family

No one was hurt, but fire officials said smoke and water damage made the rest of the home unlivable.

Growth committee recommends building 2 new Madison city schools

The school board states this needs to happen within five years.

Father charged after child brings stolen gun to Blossomwood Elementary

Police are on the scene of an investigation at Blossomwood Elementary.

Alabama Baptist “Strike Team” deployed, more on standby for NC

A Baptist team from Madison has sent more than a dozen people to North Carolina to help with Florence relief efforts and they are preparing to send more.

Baron announces new institute coming to Alabama

A permanent located for the institute has not yet been announced.

Burglary convict from Limestone County missing from work release

Law enforcement officers around the state are on the lookout for Gregory McCluskey

Trail of Tears passes through Huntsville

WAFF spoke to a biker gang this morning who gets together every year, just for this event.

Huntsville robbery and shooting

Police say when the victim refused the suspect shot him in the leg.

2 hurt in NE Huntsville house fire

Huntsville fire officials said smoke and flames were coming out the windows when they arrived.

Hot weekend in store for Tennessee Valley

It’s going to be a hot weekend. Expect more of what we had today for Saturday and Sunday.

  Woman killed in 18-wheeler wreck in Meridianville

The coroner’s office reports an 18-wheeler slammed into the woman’s sport utility vehicle.

Red Cross, SERVPRO crews hit the road to help hurricane victims

Multiple crews are hitting the road to do what they can to help hurricane victims.

Huntsville police warn of potential travel impacts ahead of Trail of Tears

Police say that the westbound I-565 entrance ramps will be closed beginning on Saturday through the city and Madison County between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.

FBI Investigators search Huntsville home

Huntsville Police confirm they have a police report against a Michael Scott Harris of the same address for criminal computer tampering encoded data fraud.

Bare-handed Sandwiches & Unidentified “Green Substances” - Your Kitchen Cops Report For Sept. 14th

The weekly Kitchen Cops report in the Tennessee Valley turns up some trouble at two popular Madison County spots.

Decatur Utilities begins 2018 natural gas system leak survey

Decatur Utilities began its quality control survey of the DU natural gas system this week to ensure public safety and the proper operation of gas lines and meters.

A Limestone County Love Triangle ends in a shooting

One man is suffering from multiple injuries, after being shot in Limestone County after midnight.

Fire in North Madison County

First responders responded to a house fire in northern Madison County early this morning around 3:30 a.m.

TRACKING FLORENCE: Hurricane impact to Carolinas

Rain chances are only 10 percent for your Friday and we are keeping them out of the forecast for the weekend.

Huntsville City Schools passes 2019 school budget

Some board members did voice their concerns about faculty losing jobs, but this budget is supposed to be secure for those working at the schools now.

  Suspected heroin trafficker busted after taunting police on social media

Multiple arrests were made in connection with this investigation and more are expected, according to police.

‘People are grasping at straws’: Huntsville school board member on defense

She's one of the most vocal school board members for Huntsville City Schools. However, questions are growing louder about Pam Hill, specifically, if she actually lives in the district she represents.

2 shot in gunfire exchange near Huntsville public housing complex

Officers responded to a call about shots fired at Sparkman Homes Thursday afternoon. Capt. Mike Izzo said they found the suspect with multiple gunshot wounds.

Jody Singer named Marshall Space Flight Center director

Jody Singer is now the official director of the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville.

Buckhorn High School students injured in car accident

Students from Buckhorn High school were seriously injured after a car accident involving two vehicles on Winchester Road Thursday morning.

Calhoun to host ribbon-cutting event for new shelter for College’s Pre-Apprentice Lineworker Program

The Workforce Solutions department at Calhoun Community College will host a ribbon-cutting event this Friday.

Madison County company heading to Carolinas to help with Florence recovery

SERVPRO of Madison County is sending several crew members to the East Coast this weekend to help with recovery.

Scene at Bridge Street Town Centre reopening after months of renovations

Restaurant manager Tim Stiles said Scene is coming back with a new menu and drink specials.

Huntsville man gets 15 years in child sex trafficking case

Billy Edwards acknowledged in his guilty plea that he began paying the victim's father in 2014 so that he would persuade or coerce his 15-year-old son to have sexual encounters with Edwards.

Huntsville man indicted for murder in 2017 drunk driving crash

He was originally charged with manslaughter before the case went to the grand jury.