No response from Madison County Sheriff’s Office on if jail IT system was backed up

Bill to give voters option to end police jurisdictions passes first vote

Ala. AG hosting 3-day seminar on Medicaid fraud

Coronavirus concerns as cargo flights from China to Huntsville begin

Henry Ruggs III going for history at NFL Combine

Warren coming to Selma, others expected

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Shelby Co. 911 texting could save lives of domestic violence victims

3 Opp officers put lives at risk to save man in burning home

East Alabama non-profits receive grants from attorneys

Sheriff’s association pushes for AROWS system to protect officers

Petition for ‘Evelyn’s Law’ would require missing children be reported within 72 hours

’l’ll be ready to go March 9’: Tua will get clearance, says he’s ready for April Pro Day

Doctor arraigned on new counts in pill mill investigation

A Lee County doctor has been arraigned on new federal charges.

The Harris Home for Children is expanding

The new home, on North Memorial Parkway, will house 13-boys between the ages of 13-and-18.

Homicide investigation at a Center Point barber shop

This happened after 2:00 p.m. at Corey’s on 20th Court NW.

Prattville teen charged with attempted murder after fire set to victim’s bed

A 16-year-old has been charged in connection with a “suspicious” fire Sunday, according to the Prattville Police Department.

16-year-old Elkmont man arrested on sex charges

Builders break ground on new apartments at Clift Farms

Dothan woman charged with attempted murder after downtown shooting

Huntsville Municipal Court to hold traffic court amnesty days

  VIDEO: Five teens charged with capital murder in death of 16-year-old Biloxi girl

3 teens captured in Helena following early morning-chase in stolen vehicle

Suspect killed after shootout with Tuscumbia Police

It started around 3:55 a.m. when officers were responding to a call about suspicious activity at the Trenholm Heights Apartments.

Ford recalls popular F-150 pickup to fix headlamp problem

Ford is recalling more than 217,000 pickup trucks mainly in North America to fix a problem with the daytime running lights.

  Harvest Elementary students, parents and teachers talk civics

Madison County Schools hosted two community conversations on civics Monday.

Former Limestone Commission Chair arrested, accused of harassing rivals with fake Facebook account

Mark Yarbrough is charged with Harassing Communications and Criminal Impersonation.

  Bailey Cove librarians looking forward to major upgrades with new library

The new South Huntsville library will be triple the size of the old one.

  Ditto Landing could reopen soon as water recedes

Ditto Landing director expects water levels to drop in the next few days.

  Law enforcement officials honored after Jackson County marina fire

They went to the park, where they, along with Baker, were able to rescue seven lives.

  A dry day today before rain and snow chances Wednesday

Temperatures this morning are mild as many are waking up into the low 50s.

13-year-old boys located in DeKalb County following search

Authorities are asking for your help in locating two missing boys in DeKalb County.

Two people killed in DeKalb County wreck involving tractor trailer

Two people were killed on Monday when a car crashed into a tractor trailer.

  Madison residents sound the alarm on restaurant noise nuisance

Some people who live in Madison want city leaders to hear them like they’ve heard a nearby business’ alarm constantly ringing overnight. The alarm at the Chick-fil-A on Highway 72 goes off several times a month, sometimes for hours. According to residents, there has never been a crime - just a false

  First Responders: Breaking down language barriers

We’ve heard the city of Huntsville is on track to becoming the largest city in the state by the year 2024. We can credit that to job growth and industries relocating to the Rocket City.

  Cold front on the way, flurries possible Wednesday

Rain showers will gradually become more scattered this evening with temperatures continuing to warm into the middle 50s.

  Man pleads guilty to attempted murder of Huntsville police officers

A man will spend 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to the attempted murder of three Huntsville police officers.

  STATE FINALS: Collinsville girls advance, Mars Hill and Red Bay fall short

Multiple teams from north Alabama have traveled to Birmingham for a chance to win a state basketball title.

After committee passage, Senate slows animal cruelty bill

At least one member of the Alabama Senate committee that approved a bill opponents claim takes state animal abuse laws backwards said he wants to see the legislation die.

  Judge denies motion to delay Sheriff Mike Blakely’s trial

A judge has denied a request to delay the upcoming trial involving Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely.

  Local lawmakers seek additional mental health funding

After cutting mental health funding years ago, local lawmakers say they’re making it a main focus of this year’s legislative session.

  Madison County bondsman: Jail delays slowed inmate release by days

The bondsman and inmate claim it took more than two days to bond out of jail, when it normally takes hours.

  Alabama lawmakers debate hands-free driving bill

Put your phone down! Alabama lawmakers are discussing a bill making it illegal for you to drive while holding electronic devices.

Dog stuck in cave saved by rescuers in southern Indiana

Cave rescuers banded together to get a dog lost in a cave back to safety early Sunday morning in Salem, Indiana.

  Rain causing construction delays in Madison County

Parked tractors on delayed construction sites are scattered across Madison County.

  High levels of radon found in Huntsville Housing Authority apartment complex

Radon levels three times higher than the federal standard, were found inside a Huntsville Housing Authority apartment complex.

Childproof packaging removed in most accidental poisonings in children, study says

The Poison Prevention Packaging Act passed in 1970 required a number of household items like cleaning chemicals, flammable liquids and prescriptions to have child-resistant packaging.

Teen charged in connection to threat at Florence school

Teen in custody following social media threat

Bank manager sentenced for stealing $315K from elderly customer

An investigation found the manager gained an elderly customer's trust, then set about draining nearly $315,000 from her accounts.

Anniston (Ala.) City Council will not seek legal action after plan to quarantine coronavirus canceled

Confusion erupted over plans to use the FEMA Center in Anniston to quarantine some passengers from the Diamond Princess.

NASA pioneer Katherine Johnson passes away at 101

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine made the announcement Monday morning.

Deadline looms for GEAR UP Alabama ‘Last-Dollar Tuition Waiver’ applications

The deadline is looming for high school students to take the next step in their education and get all their expensive waived.

Early morning Huntsville house fire under investigation

The fire started at the corner of Poplar Avenue and Pulaski Pike just before 2 a.m.

Man convicted of 1994 murder in Marshall County escapes

U.S. Marshals and local law enforcement are on the hunt for a convicted killer who escaped from a work release program in east central Alabama this weekend.

People in Huntsville respond to coronavirus patients not coming to Alabama

On Saturday, the government said they planned to bring passengers infected with the coronavirus to Anniston.

DSV Global Transport plans to open direct cargo flights from China to Huntsville, Al starting Tuesday

DSV calls the air bridge between Alabama and China a “unique solution” to the impact the coronavirus has had on the delivery of international cargo.

DSV to schedule cargo flights between China and Huntsville to cope with coronavirus constraints

Cargo flights coming to Huntsville to help cope with airline constraints

Parts of Ditto Landing remain under water as more rain moves in

Ditto Landing still dealing with flooding problems

Man arrested after admitting to torching vehicle over a family dispute

Man arrested for setting fire to mother's vehicle

Worlds of Work to kick off in Marshall County; student career expo for 8th graders

WOW community night with Lt. Governor Will Ainsworth

Teenager arrested after high speed chase in Morgan County

Teen in custody following high-speed chase

  Come one, come all! The Venardos Circus is in town!

The Venardos Circus is at MidCity now through March 1!

Community members and families participate in third annual Madison Ready Fest

Police and Fire Rescue members helped community members get the opportunity to learn about education..

Drivers concerned with potholes on city and county roads in Huntsville

It will take a while for all of the potholes to be filled, but construction crews are aware of the problem.

Anniston city leaders blindsided by plan to use local FEMA facility as part of Coronavirus quarantine

The FEMA Center in Anniston will be used to quarantine some passengers from the Diamond Princess.

Four inmates hospitalized after coming into contact with chemical substance

Inmates hospitalized after coming into contact with chemical substance

  Couple who vanished during California getaway found alive

An academic couple who vanished during a getaway in the woods of Northern California coastline has been found by search-and-rescue workers who spent almost a week looking for them and gave up hopes of finding them alive.

Anniston facility will be used as part of Coronavirus quarantine

FEMA Center in Anniston to hold quarantined passengers from Diamond Princess

  Mardi Gras celebration happening this weekend in Rocket City!

It's a Mardi Gras celebration!

  Money stolen from fund benefiting family of fallen Huntsville officer

A criminal investigation is underway to determine who stole money from a fund meant to benefit the family of a fallen Huntsville police officer.

  Side effects of coronavirus outbreak on travel industry: higher plane tickets, lower cruise prices

The ripple effects of the coronavirus are far and wide. Many major air and cruise lines are cancelling trips, which is having an impact on travel costs.

  ’Jackson County Strong’ event raises $14k for victims of dock fire

People packed into Collins Elementary School to give back and enjoy some music.

Payday loan bill dies, but issue not dead

Last year, 189,231 Alabamians took out 1.6 million payday loans worth about $563.6 million from lenders in the state. They paid about $98.4 million in fees, according to a database kept by the Alabama Department of Banking.“It’s absolutely massive,” Dev Wakeley, a policy analyst for the progressive

Alabama A&M shows rendering of planned event center

A new, multi-use, event center could be ready for use by 2022 on the campus of Alabama A&M University.

  Tow-truck driver praised for pulling man out of burning car

A Woody Anderson Ford tow- truck driver is a hero in the Monrovia community

  New security features added to Morgan County jail

The Morgan County jail has added a number of new security features to the facility.

  Crews pumping water, working to reconnect roads to Lawrence County homes

The Alabama Department of Transportation started pumping out the water today. But, with both of these roads being flooded at the same time, it’s causing additional problems for residents.

  Flat rate issued for some Madison Utilities sewer customers

Limestone County residents using Madison Utilities for sewer only will pay a flat rate starting March 1st.

Shop tax free during Alabama Severe Weather Preparedness Sales Tax holiday

From Feb. 21 through 23rd, Alabama shoppers can stock up tax-free on items needed to prepare for a weather emergency or natural disaster.

  Participants needed for health research project

Health officials with the UAB Huntsville Regional Campus are looking for volunteers to help in the All of Us Research Project.

  Man hit by car dies, Decatur police searching for hit & run driver

The person hit by a car in Decatur on Tuesday has died.