ON YOUR SIDE: Coronavirus and the Classroom

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‘We were a regular family’: Ga. teen loses both parents to COVID-19 days apart

The 17-year-old says he and his parents took all the proper precautions, but they all tested positive for COVID-19. He doesn't know how they contracted the virus.
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First ‘murder hornet’ captured by Wash. entomologists in plan to stop species’ spread

Experts will now search for Asian giant hornet nests using infrared cameras and place additional traps intended to capture live hornets in an attempt to tag and track them back to the colony.

TOP STORIES

  Saturday marks first night of earlier last call at Alabama bars

  John Hunt Park testing site in Huntsville is on the move

  Fundraiser for Space and Rocket Center exceeds $1.2 million

  Florence protests remain peaceful for a second night in a row

Franklin County Sheriff’s Deputies arrest two people on drug charges

Franklin County Sheriff’s Deputies arrest two people on drug charges
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  Isaias strengthens slightly as it crawls up Florida coast

Heavy rain, flooding and high winds could batter much of the East Coast this week as the system is forecast to track up or just off the Atlantic seaboard.

Franklin County Sheriff’s Deputies arrest two people on drug charges

  Huntsville Police involved in pair of late night chases

  Protests continue over Lauderdale County Confederate statue

  Falcons poised for big season in Class 7A

  Huntsville transportation officials hope new project will increase efficiency

19% of COVID-19 tests in Alabama are positive

  Birmingham mom couldn’t hold newborn for a month after COVID-19 diagnosis

  Alabama U.S. delegation wants highway from Selma to Montgomery named after John Lewis

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As school begins amid virus, parents see few good options

As the academic year begins in many places across the country this week, parents are having to choose whether to send their children for in-person classes or keep them home for remote learning because of the coronavirus pandemic.

SPORTS

Nashville Predators team up with Red Cross to host largest multi-city summer blood drive, Huntsville to be part of drive

  Former Alabama AD Bill Battle in hospital with coronavirus

  Falcons poised for big season in Class 7A

  Deshler aims for big 2020 season

Virus rocks MLB: Cards-Brewers off; 2 St. Louis positives

The coronavirus forced another change in Major League Baseball’s schedule, bringing the league’s total to eight teams affected in the first nine days of the season.

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  Finding the right tutor for your child

  Doctors remind parents to get children vaccinated before the upcoming school year

  University of Alabama hosts series or graduation ceremonies over the weekend

  Deshler aims for big 2020 season

UAB Police Sgt. Parnell Guyton dies following months long battle against COVID-19

After a months-long fight against COVID-19, UAB Police Sergeant Parnell Guyton has died.
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Marines halt search for 8 missing troops, all presumed dead

Eight troops aboard a landing craft that sank off the Southern California coast during a training exercise are presumed dead, the Marine Corps announced Sunday.

UAB Police Sgt. Parnell Guyton dies following months long battle against COVID-19

  Athens City Council approves $10K for outdoor dining barriers

  Poll workers needed ahead of Nov. 3 general election

  Volunteers show support with flower bouquets