Black History Month: 2 civil rights activists make a major difference in Huntsville

  Visiting the Scottsboro Boys Museum

  Second Chance Job Fair returning to Huntsville

Crossing guards needed in Madison County

  Cook Museum to host special amphibian day

  ‘The style of no style’: Local artist Jahni Moore expanding reach

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  State’s oldest black church, baptisms, beginnings remembered during bicentennial

  Decatur effort to collect food for hungry families

  Upcoming Athens luncheon to help feed people in need

  Job fair at US Space & Rocket Center Tuesday

On This Date in Weather History: Coldest Temperature Ever Recorded in Alabama Occurs in North Alabama in 1966

  Fundraiser to benefit fallen Huntsville police officer’s family

Huntsville home catches fire; two dogs injured in blaze

Family displaced, dogs injured in Huntsville house fire

Caitlin McCrary crowned Miss UNA; goes on to compete for title of Miss Alabama

Caitlin McCrary crowned Miss UNA 2020

  31st Annual Dog Ball happening at VBC

31st Annual Dog Ball happening at VBC

  Free statewide weight loss campaign underway

The statewide weight loss campaign offers accountability and cash incentives.

  CAJA of Madison County looking for new volunteers

  Teachers get free admission at Space & Rocket Center this weekend

  Women’s voting rights exhibit featured at Limestone County Archives

  Trash Pandas to hold job fair

Morgan County man arrested and charged in theft case

National Weather Service confirms EF-2 tornado hit Brindlee Mountain School

  Muscle Shoals Song Rooms open to provide creative space for songwriters

Muscle Shoals Song Rooms open to provide creative space for songwriters

  Midwest Invitational Rodeo coming to North Alabama

Midwest Invitational Rodeo coming to North Alabama

  New recovery resource hub for substance abuse opens in Huntsville

The Partnership for a Drug-Free Community launched its new recovery resource hub.

  Calhoun offering free manufacturing certified production technician classes

Calhoun Community College will be offering free training for a CPT manufacturing certification.

  Centers seeing blood donation shortages in winter

Centers seeing blood donation shortages in winter

  Restaurant giving proceeds to Billy Clardy Memorial Fund

Restaurant giving proceeds to Officer Billy Clardy Memorial Fund

  WATCH: Inside look at the VBC’s new Mars Music Hall

The Mars Music Hall in Huntsville has its first show Jan. 3.

AAA Alabama offering free towing on New Year’s Eve

To save lives and promote safe driving this New Year’s Eve, AAA Alabama and wrecker services across the state will offer Tow-for-Life.

Registration for Scale Back Alabama Open

Scale Back Alabama is a state wide initiative to help reduce obesity in Alabama. Registration is open now, and as long as you meet your goal you will be entered into a random drawing to win a cash prize!

  Weeklong Kwanzaa festivities in Huntsville

There will Kwanzaa celebrations for a week.

Wrapping paper: What can and can’t be recycled

Of course it's fitting to be green on Christmas. But not all the paper you tear of those packages can go into the recycling bin.

  Downtown Rescue Meal to provide free meals on Christmas Day

The Downtown Rescue Mission is e continuing their Christmas tradition of providing a free meal to everyone who comes by.

Madison County Commission group collects 3 cars full of winter gear for downtown rescue mission

An outpouring of support in Madison County will help keep women warm this winter at an area shelter.

  Huntsville church collecting Christmas cards for the elderly

Huntsville First United Methodist Church is collecting and delivering Christmas cards for the elderly.

  Violence support group, Ashakiran receives more than $47,000 from state; may be losing federal funding

A Madison County nonprofit just learned it's getting a generous grant from the state, but it may be losing a huge chunk of its federal funding.

  Adoption fees waived as construction continues at Huntsville Animal Services

Construction crews are making major strides at Huntsville Animal Services.

  Huntsville/Madison County Chamber recruiting for thousands of jobs

The chamber of commerce for Huntsville and Madison County said local businesses are adding 14,000 positions over the next few years.

  Helping family and friends battling addiction this holiday season

Helping family and friends battling addiction this holiday season

  Hometown ‘heroes’ take kids shopping for Christmas

Shop With a Hero is meant to ensure all kids get a great experience this Christmas.

  “12 Workouts of Christmas” raises money for local charity

You can join the workouts by donating!

  Decatur Police Department bringing back Police Volunteer Academy

The Decatur Police Department is bringing back its Police Volunteer Academy.

  Area Walmarts still collecting donations for Canathon 2019

The deadline is closing in to get your cans donated. 48’s Canathon kicked off on Dec. 2 and Friday is the last day to donate.

Buckhorn educator named Ala. assistant principal of the year

The Alabama Association of Secondary School Principals awarded Jennifer West of Buckhorn High school the state’s “Assistant Principal of the Year.”

  Community members and police honor fallen police officer at candle light vigil

Justin Prestidge is a volunteer with Thin Line Support. His mother use to be a first responder and he decided to decorate his truck to honor officer Clardy.

Work on Toyota Field progressing; 129 days until Trash Pandas spring opener

Work on Toyota Field progressing; 129 days until Trash Pandas spring opener

  Sensory Inclusive Santa: a photo op for kids with special needs

Sensory Inclusive Santa: a photo op for kids with special needs

  Priceville Jr. High students fill carts for children in need

Priceville Junior High Schools students have been raising money to buy gifts for children in need. Friday at Walmart in Decatur, they filled their carts with nearly $800 worth of presents.

  Shooting for success: Using technology for better basketball

A north Alabama man is turning sports analytics into an enterprise with a global reach that includes the NBA, college basketball's elite and thousands of high school teams.

Canathon at Spring Avenue Walmart in Decatur Helps Volunteer Center of Morgan Co.

On Thursday, December 5 you can head to one of the Decatur Walmarts to help out Morgan County.

  Huntsville Christmas Parade celebrates the diversity of Huntsville

The parade will end with a fireworks show.

Tent City Project of Huntsville to provide food buckets to homeless

Tent City Project of Huntsville asking for help to provide food buckets to homeless

  Nursing home hosts Thanksgiving celebration for residents

Nursing home hosts Thanksgiving celebration for residents

  Athens Limestone Animal Shelter asking for pet food donations

The Athens Limestone Animal Shelter is asking for pet food donations.

  Army seeks to appeal to new generation with ‘What’s Your Warrior?’ campaign

The U.S. Army is working to show potential recruits the 150 career fields the Army offers through a new campaign titled, “What’s Your Warrior?".

  Event in Huntsville to highlight child care needs among employees

On December 3, the Huntsville-Madison County Chamber will host an event for employers to discuss child-care solutions to help keep parents in the workplace.

Huntsville organization collecting canned goods for city’s homeless

Huntsville organization collecting canned goods for city’s homeless

Public input wanted on naming new Madison City Schools

Public input wanted on naming new Madison City Schools

Christmas on the Square space still available in Moulton

Trees remain available for rent in Moulton; Christmas on the Square

  “Buy a Tree Change a Life” raising money for children around the world

Madison church selling Christmas trees to help charities around the world.

  Bank Independent collecting toys for the 9th annual Toy Share

Bank Independent is preparing for its ninth annual Toy Share drive.

Madison ballpark construction progress on track for opening day

Madison ballpark construction progress on track for opening day

  Lights Up event happening at Bridge Street Town Centre

Lights Up event happening at Bridge Street Town Centre

Tua gets the start against Miss. State, goes down in the second quarter

Tua gets the start against Miss. State, goes down in the second quarter

  Huntsville Animal Shelter open house has holiday fun and furry friends

Open house at animal shelter has dogs, cats and holiday cheer.

  Flint Crossing Outdoors offers free store item to food drive participants

Flint Crossing Outdoors offers free store item to food drive participants

  Christmas kickoff events happening this weekend in Tennessee Valley

Christmas kickoff events happening this weekend in Tennessee Valley

Strut your Mutt in Huntsville

Valley Sole is hosting its inaugural “Strut Your Mutt” event this Saturday.

  November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

  Galaxy of Lights 2019 begins November 15

The Galaxy of Lights opens up for foot traffic November 15.

REPLAY: 2019 Huntsville-Madison County Veterans Day Parade

Thousands of people attended the 2019 Veterans Day Parade in downtown Huntsville.

How you can participate in Canathon 2019

We need your help to feed those in need this winter. WAFF 48 is partnering with north Alabama Walmart locations across the Tennessee Valley for Canathon 2019. You can find a full list of participating locations below.

  Details for 2019 Veterans Day Parade

Details on 2019 Veterans Day Parade

  Turkey box giveaway sign-ups coming to Huntsville Downtown Rescue Mission

The Downtown Rescue Mission is giving away 800 turkey boxes for those who may not have the means to provide a Thanksgiving meal for their families.

  Food bank in need of donations ahead of Thanksgiving

The Food Bank of North Alabama faces a shortage of food ahead of Thanksgiving.

2019 Veterans Day Parade

The 2019 Huntsville-Madison County Veterans Day Parade is set for Monday, November 11.

  New Salvation Army red kettles feature digital payment

New Salvation Army red kettles feature digital payment method

  Inaugural 5k Run Against Violence looks to raise money for those affected

This is the first year for the 5K Run Against Violence in the Tennessee Valley.

  Mr. Peanut visits Rocket City!

Mr. Peanut visits Rocket City!