Athens Middle School to host ‘shred day’ to dispose unwanted items

Looking to dispose of any documents or old electronics? Athens Middle School is hosting an event just for you!

  Benefit concert to support Homicide Survivors Program

  Food Bank of North Alabama distributes 1 million meals in a single month

  Outdoor events aid sales and growth at MidCity District

  Shoals Community Theatre set to reopen October 1st

Veterans Day 2020: celebration changes due to COVID-19

  Patriots for America Parade and Celebration

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  Alabama has one of highest gun suicide rates in America

  Alabama A&M students seek on-demand counseling services

  U.S. Census Bureau hires more field workers to follow-up with households

  U.S. Space & Rocket Center offers new behind the scenes experiences

  Monte Sano State Park hosts art festival

  Alabamians have 20 days left to complete 2020 Census

  Arab City elementary students transition to regular Monday through Friday schedule

The district started the school year with all "traditional" students on a hybrid learning plan and now that is changing.

  Huntsville couple celebrates 75 years of marriage

Couple celebrates 75 years of love and marriage

  Vote set on giving portion of online sales tax revenue to DCS

Council agrees to give about 25% of sales revenue to the school system, but a portion of the funds must support child-related nonprofits.

  Huntsville cyber school uses new program to help combat anxiety among students

Counselor Beth Blair explains new virtual mental health training program for teachers and gives tips to combat stress and anxiety.

  Huntsville cyber school plans to recruit more females and expand program

  Trailblazer Gertrude Porter shares her story about life on the Arsenal in 1959

  ‘Teal the Town!’

  Church handing out free lunches on Saturday

  Huntsville Police captain retires after more than 20 years

ADEM receives grant to improve water systems

  Huntsville/Madison County childcare task force implements new fund for nonprofits

Grantmaking fund to support families during remote learning period.

  MS state flag design finalists chosen

Athens man in the running to become Mississippi’s newest flag designer.

U.S. Space & Rocket Center launches new day camp

The Community Day Camp begins Sept. 7, and will provide a safe learning experience for children in grades first through sixth.

  The Huntsville Community of Hope plans housing development for homeless

Local non-profit seeks 50-acre lot to build affordable long-term residential community.

  Movie theaters are reopening - but will people go?

COVID-19 has kept people out of movie theaters and away from indoor group settings, but major movie companies including Cinemark are starting to dim their lights and push play.

  Libertarian Presidential candidate coming to Huntsville

The event starts at 2 p.m. and will also feature Tom Hopf, a candidate for Huntsville City Council.

  Huntsville church giving away free food Saturday

For the second time this month, the Union Chapel M.B. Church is handing out free boxes of food.

  Performance hygiene product available for athletes as Fall sports kick off

NoSweat sports hygiene product helps professional, college and high school athletes.

  New Huntsville community center is now open

$5 million dollars went into the center, and it has tons of amenities. There’s an indoor rock climbing wall, plus indoor courts for several sports.

Voter drives now available with drive-thru options

The League of Women Voters of the Tennessee Valley is hosting a series of voter drives.

Two free drive-thru food drives to know about

Union Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will host two drive-thru food giveaways this month

The Market at Hays Farm launches new development in South Huntsville

The Market at Hays Farm is now leasing and will be open for business in the fall of 2021.

Huntsville Restaurant Week: socially distant but still delicious

Huntsville Restaurant Week is back with new health and safety considerations.

  First Stop tests homeless community in Huntsville

Huntsville Hospital, Thrive Alabama and First Stop offer walk-up COVID-19 testing to homeless individuals.

  Move-in day at Alabama A&M University

Fall 2020 move-in day at Alabama A&M University

  Huntsville man, WWII vet celebrates 100th birthday

A Huntsville man - and veteran - is celebrating a huge milestone.

  Food drive to benefit Downtown Rescue Mission happening this weekend

The drive will be both Saturday and Sunday from 12-2

  Pennrose Properties gears up for phase II of Stoneridge Villas in Madison

Phase II of Stoneridge Villas in Madison coming soon.

  First day of school for students in Limestone County

Limestone County Schools welcome back students for the first time since March.

  Autism Society of Alabama provides resources and supplies to parents and teachers

Autism Society of Alabama hosts workshops for parents, life skill zoom classes and virtual camps for kids.

  Rocket Chef fundraiser goes virtual this year, but local chefs and community members are still invited

Food Bank of North Alabama and Merrimack Hall prepare for Rocket Chef virtual fundraiser.

  Food Bank of North Alabama distributes over 60,000 pounds of produce and milk

Food Bank of North AL gears up for phase three of Farmer’s to Families Food Box Program

  Fundraiser for Space and Rocket Center exceeds $1.2 million

The Saturn V rocket outside the Space and Rocket Center isn’t far from being completely lit up!

  Florence protests remain peaceful for a second night in a row

Protesters and counter-protesters in Florence were busy for the second night in a row to voice their concerns on the future of the confederate statue standing outside the Lauderdale County Courty House.

  “His Way” addiction treatment center prepares to open new facility for women

"His way", a Christian residential recovery program for men, is expanding with special options just for women.

  Morgan County upgrades marine response on Tennessee River

Morgan County marine police and rescue squad ensure river safety in 2020.

  HSV City Council agenda includes update on HPD policy

HSV City Council agenda includes update on HPD policy

  Huntsville Helping Hands serves thousands through temporary food bank

Community based organization serves thousands in need.

  Madison County and Huntsville City Schools partner with Wellstone to support student health

Madison County Schools and Huntsville City Schools are partnering with Wellstone Behavioral Health to provide teletherapy now that schools are going remote for the start of the school year.

  Huntsville Humane Society hosting drive-thru event

If you need pet food, Humane Society volunteers will be distributing bags and cans via drive thru until 11 and will also offer a pet wellness clinic until 2.

  Remembering 97-year-old Gennie Barnhart

Former elementary school teacher Genevieve Maxine Bailey Barnhart, who went by Gennie, would have celebrated her 98th birthday this week.

  Cleaning professionals work to fight COVID-19

Cleaning professionals work to fight COVID-19

  Madison Cross Roads Elementary to provide all needed school supplies for students

Madison Cross Roads Elementary to provide all needed school supplies for students

  Teachers rally across the state for virtual classes

"Alabama Teachers Against COVID-19" plans to demonstrate in Montgomery in front of the state Capitol.

  Move the Monument campaign goes to the Madison County Commission

Members from the Move the Monument campaign will speak to the Madison County Commission during its scheduled public meeting on Wednesday.

  Funeral today for NASA’s “Engine Man” who helped put man on the moon

Funeral today for NASA’s “Engine Man” who helped put man on the moon

  Upwards Career & Training Fair begins today

Regional virtual career fair to help dislocated workers impacted by COVID-19.

  Morgan County hosts night of prayer for nation

Morgan County hosts night of prayer for nation

  Huntsville man walking for social justice reaches Minneapolis

Huntsville man walking for social justice reaches Minneapolis

  Expecting mother of triplets gets drive-thru baby shower

Expecting mother of triplets gets drive-thru baby shower

  Huntsville Speedway owner shares future plans for racetrack, surrounding property

Huntsville Speedway owner shares his plans for renovations and future projects.

  Alabama nursing homes receive $18.27 million in CARES funding

CARES funding for state nursing homes

  Florence confederate monument debate continues with no resolution

The debate over the confederate monument continues in Florence but neither the city council nor county commission want to take responsibly.

  Alabama Department of Labor representative explains top two unemployment claim issues

Reasons why your unemployment checks may not be coming through.

  Caring for the New Hope community

The Care Center in New Hope thanks its community for donations.

  Space Camp lifts off this weekend

Space Camp lifts off this weekend

  U.S. Army’s first virtual hiring campaign underway

New recruiting efforts in U.S. Army

  Health Department investigates violations of state health order

Some calls are restaurants owners and managers with different questions, other calls are concerned people with complaints.

  UNA responds to student’s request to change the name of Bibb Graves Hall

UNA says removing Bibb Graves' name from building is 3-step process.

  Most Northern Alabama churches have reopened: What do they look like now?

It's been several weeks since Alabama churches were allowed to reopen. Most are erring on the side of caution.

  Tennessee Aquarium now back open

Tennessee Aquarium now back open

  Juneteenth celebration happening today at Campus 805

Juneteenth celebration happening today at Campus 805

  Are Huntsville residents wearing their masks?

Are Huntsville residents wearing their masks?

  Companies recognize Juneteenth as national holiday

Today is Juneteenth, a day to commemorate the end of slavery in the U.S.

Atlanta Braves provides meals to UAB Hospital workers on frontlines of COVID-19 fight

The Atlanta Braves provided approximately 600 meals to essential staff at UAB Hospital and the UAB Callahan Eye Hospital Emergency Department Friday, June 12.

  Trash Pandas hosting block party at Toyota Field

Trash Pandas hosting block party at Toyota Field

  Commission Chairman speaks on confederate monument outside Madison County Courthouse

Commission Chairman speaks on confederate monument outside Madison County Courthouse

  Citizens Coalition for Criminal Justice Reform rolls out 10 expectations

The newly formed group is planning on bringing their expectations to local government leaders.