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  5 arrested in Owens Cross Roads drug raid

An investigator tells us they have seized a lot of ICE, guns and five people were arrested. They also found a meth lab.

  Arrest warrant scam shows up in Huntsville area

Huntsville caregiver wanted for allegedly exploiting elderly patient

Huntsville using 'The Big Picture’ to move city into the future

Huntsville police need help identifying theft suspect

Rain and roads: Recent weather may be slowing north Alabama road work

Better Business Bureau of North Alabama warns of holiday scams

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Facebook phone sale turns into armed robbery in Huntsville

Consultants touch on reasons Huntsville was chosen for new Mazda Toyota Plant

Madison police captain passes away

1 killed, 1 injured in overnight wreck in Huntsville

Free pet adoptions at Huntsville Animal Services before Thanksgiving

MS bus crash victim talks about ‘scary’ experience, hires attorney to explore legal options

1 arrested, 1 sought in Huntsville counterfeit cash investigation

Huntsville police have captured a counterfeiting suspect and are asking the public’s help in identifying another.

Mazda Toyota holds high-tech groundbreaking for Huntsville plant

Mazda Toyota Manufacturing, U.S.A., Inc. held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new Huntsville plant on Friday.

Madison County officers give holiday safety tips

Lt. Donny Shaw with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office posted on the community app NextDoor on Friday, with some tips for shoppers and homeowners to keep in mind throughout the holidays.

Opening of Trash Panda store set for Saturday; season tickets to go on sale

The “soft opening” for the store was held on Veterans Day and BallCorps says that despite the wet weather, nearly 300 garments were purchased on the first day.

  Police: Alabama nurse used insulin to poison husband

Redstone Arsenal’s Wellness Center gets big face-lift

Kentucky bank robbery suspect arrested in Huntsville

Huntsville Grinch steals from ‘Santa’

Kitchen Cops: A rodents and roaches at a Huntsville daycare plus chemicals in the kitchen at Royal Rose

Talking roads: Recent Huntsville City Council winners share thoughts on growth

  ‘Wreaths for Veterans’ honors thousands of heroes this holiday season

Over 3,000 Christmas wreaths prepared by the volunteers will go on the grave sites of local veterans.

Lawyer turned first-time elected official is now District 7 state senator

Lawyer turned first-time elected official is now District 7 state senator

Huntsville police honor fallen officer

Officer Keith Earle died in April from an on-duty car crash.

Red Cross cuts ribbon, celebrates new Huntsville location

For more than 30 years if you wanted to donate blood in Huntsville, you went to Washington Street, but now you're going to have to reroute your GPS. That location is now closed, but there's a new Red Cross location on Airport Road.

How To Make Homemade Cranberry Sauce

How To Make Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Marvel characters visit WAFF 48 News Today

You can pick up tickets online right now for the shows, which start on December 14th.

  Police investigating Waffle House robbery in Jones Valley

Police did use search dogs to look for suspects.

Madison City Council pushes forward property tax proposal; some locals say it isn’t enough

The proposed tax increase would raise property taxes for an $100,000 home by $120.

Federal judge denies motion in lawsuit involving ballots of Alabama A&M students

A motion was filed to request the Madison County Board of Registrars and the Secretary of State’s office to count denied provisional ballots of four Alabama A&M students.

Huntsville students surprise teacher with color-correcting glasses

Lee High School theater students surprised their choir teacher with color-correcting glasses.

Alabama state senator sworn in twice, representing Madison, Limestone counties

State Sen. Tom Butler, who represents the citizens in Alabama District 2, was sworn into office on Nov. 13.

Marvel Universe is coming to the VBC

Marvel fans, assemble for this live, action-packed, legendary battle to defend the universe from evil. Spider-Man, the Avengers and the Guardians of the Galaxy join forces with Doctor Strange, master of the mystic arts, in a race against time to recover the Wand of Watoomb before it falls into Loki’

Protecting Your Family: Making homes safe for the elderly

It’s important to know falls are the leading cause of injury and injury death of older and aging adults.

Moores Mill Road shut down after 2 ejected from car

Authorities in Madison County are asking the public to avoid the area of Moores Mill Road, between Countess Road and Little Lones Road, due to a car wreck.

Multiple vehicles broken into in south Huntsville

Several cars were broken into in south Huntsville late Sunday night into early Monday morning, residents say.

Madison WWII veteran saw the horrors of Pearl Harbor, D-Day firsthand

He survived both attacks unscathed.

Salvation Army Christmas preparations underway in Huntsville

Employees with the Salvation Army of Huntsville are getting ready for Christmas and they need your help putting smiles on kids' faces for the holiday.

Rain didn’t put a damper on efforts to honor TN Valley veterans

The weather may have halted the Veterans Parade but it certainly didn't take away from the meaning of Veterans Day and how the Huntsville area honors its heroes.

Unsung hero, Vietnam vet discusses unknown elite veterans group

There's a Vietnam vet who lives in the Tennessee Valley who was part of the most highly decorated helicopter unit in naval history. The odds are you've never heard of them.

Crime Stoppers: Valley’s Wanted

Every week, Huntsville Area Crime Stoppers asks for your tips in finding the men and women showcased in Valley’s Wanted. Your tips, which can be kept anonymous, could be worth a $1,000 reward. You can submit a tip online or call authorities at 256-53-CRIME.

U.S. Space & Rocket Center to hold job fair Nov. 14

The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is holding a job fair to fill multiple positions, including security officers, lifeguards, custodial and banquet staff as well as Space Camp counselors, education staff and more. Applicants should dress in business attire and bring a resume to the job fair, which takes

AL driver’s license getting 8th digit

The roughly 5,000,000 Alabama drivers licenses with 7 digits will still be valid.

  The Superbowl of Bourbon: Pappy Van Winkle to be released

A line of tents will snake the front of ABC Select Liquor Store on Highway 72 this evening, as bourbon enthusiasts fight to get their frigid hands on a bottle of Pappy Winkle tomorrow at 9:00 a.m.

Huntsville Veterans Day Parade canceled due to inclement weather

For people who have already bought tickets (or otherwise personally invited) to the Veterans Breakfast to honor our Blue Star and Gold Star families, the Breakfast WILL CONTINUE AS PLANNED at the Roundhouse Depot on Monday morning.

Galaxy of Lights: Walking Nights

The Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights walking nights will be held November 9 - November 12 and November 15 - 20 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Visitors are encouraged to bring their dogs on the designated Dog Walking Nights on November 12 and 19.

Huntsville schools compete in electric car races

Forty-four teams from not only Huntsville but across the Southeast were on hand to compete in the Toyota Classic Greenpower F24 Races today on the campus of Jemison / McNair.

Alabama A&M students file federal lawsuit over voting rights

Four Alabama A&M students filed a federal lawsuit claiming their voting rights were denied when their voter registration wasn’t processed in time for Tuesday’s election.

Incoming FDA ban on vape sales will shake up where E-cigs are sold

Gas stations may no longer be able to sell JUUL's soon.

Hall of Heroes: Decorated Vietnam veteran shares life lessons from long Army career

Edward Trexler displayed unbelievable bravery in Vietnam. He went on to have a long career with the National Guard, training future generations on the Black Hawk helicopters. He also worked on Redstone Arsenal.

Medical case manager donates her kidney to save coworker’s life

Many of us would give the shirt off our back for a coworker in need, but how about a vital organ?

Hall of Heroes: Army veteran continues to make a difference for his country at USASAC

Marcus Mackey was wounded on a dangerous mission in Iraq and now, he’s continuing to serve his country by helping strengthen U.S. partnerships all over the globe.

Roaches, rodents & dripping ceilings - Kitchen Cops Report for November 9th

There were some very disturbing conditions at local restaurants and hotels in north Alabama this week.

Family planning for future care of Monrovia murder-suicide victim’s handicapped son

Friends of the Pauly family are raising money online to help with full-time care needs of the handicapped boy.

Finding family through DNA kits

More Americans are discovering long lost family members by using affordable in-home DNA test kits.

Huntsville Hospital vendor reports data breach

Huntsville Hospital reports one of their vendors has experienced a data breach.

Madison County man celebrates 100th birthday with surprise party

The New Market Senior Center held a very special surprise celebration for one of its members.

Hall of Heroes: Captain Gamble inspires future generation of pilots after legendary flying career

Carl Gamble's nearly 40-year career included landing a burning plane in Vietnam and being hijacked as a commercial airline pilot.

Small Huntsville business making big splash in aerospace industry

RadioBro is innovating to advance technology in commercial and government businesses. And they’ve they won an award for one of their newest inventions.

  Judge finds probable cause in case of man accused of stabbing Huntsville mother to death

A south Alabama man and a juvenile have been charged with the murder of Tiffany Kelley.

Person stabbed outside Captain D’s in north Huntsville

Huntsville police confirm someone was stabbed in the parking lot of a Captain D’s Wednesday evening.

Huntsville educator selected as state science teacher of the year

Lori Nelson, a fifth-grade teacher at Chaffee Elementary, has been selected by the Alabama Science Teachers Association as the 2018-2019 Elementary Science Teacher of the Year.

Huntsville welcomes Wounded Warriors for weeklong celebration

The veterans will be treated to a fishing tournament and the Marine Corps Birthday Ball, among other events.

Crime Stoppers: Man shops at Walmart with counterfeit cash

Huntsville police are hoping you can help them find a man who's accused of using phony money.

Suspect sought in arson case at New Hope bar

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office needs help identifying an arson suspect.

Turner edges out Clardy, wins Madison County sheriff’s race

A number of fresh faces won races across Alabama, but a few familiar ones did as well. Kevin Turner, a former sheriff’s deputy and county investigator, won the top spot as the Sheriff-elect for the Madison County Sheriffs Office.

Hall of Heroes: Sandy Weand continues to serve his community after incredible Army career

Weand is a master aviator who was in the Army for three decades and fought in Vietnam. His career culminated in missile defense work at Redstone Arsenal.

Wreaths for Veterans will happen Nov 14 & 15

Wreaths for Veterans places 3500-3600 Christmas wreaths on the graves of veterans at both Maple Hill Cemetery and Valhalla Memorial Gardens.

Special look at “gems” inside U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum

The U.S. Veterans Memorial Museum on Airport Road in Huntsville has a collection of amazing artifacts that showcase our nation’s military history.

Hall of Heroes: David McLawhorn’s life changed by helicopter crash

McLawhorn has a Distinguished Flying Cross and a Purple Heart from a mission that nearly took his life.

Medical professionals want to spread awareness about Venous Reflux Disease

Medical professionals with the center want to spread awareness about the condition, which can cause dangerous medical complications as the veins are responsible for transporting blood from the legs back to the heart.

Alabama A&M graduate wins Lieutenant Governor seat in Wisconsin

Democrat Mandela Barnes, who is actually a Milwaukee native, was named Lieutenant Governor after his running mate, Tony Evers, claimed victory in the early morning hours on Wednesday.

Huntsville police investigating double shooting on Harden Avenue

Huntsville police say two people were shot in the 2200 block of Harden Avenue.

Voting machine issues in Madison County

Madison County Probate Judge Tommy Ragland says moisture in the air is causing ballots to swell. If a ballot is too swollen, a machine will not accept it.

Salvation Army community shelter open in Huntsville

If you're looking for a safe place to spend the night in preparation for the severe weather, there are several community shelters with their doors open.

Creating an Emergency Supply Kit for Severe Weather

Items you should include in your emergency supply kit

Downtown Rescue Mission ready for Turkey box giveaway

There are 1,000 turkey boxes available to give out.

Putting together an emergency safety plan during severe weather

How to create an emergency safety plan for your family

Delivery company deceives local restaurants

“In my opinion, DoorDash is a parasitic company that I have no desire to ever do business with,” said Stan Stinson owner of Earth and Stone Wood Fire Pizza.