Crime Stoppers: Stolen credit cards and spending sprees

See if you can earn a four figure reward by identifying a man who went on a charging spree using someone else’s card.

  Sparkman High School puts on first production in new theatre

  Cloudy, and cold night ahead

  America’s Thrift Stores hiring in Huntsville

One person killed in Hazel Green shooting

Gov. Ivey receives call from President Biden about recent Alabama storms

  Counties in the Shoals need more foster parents

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  Rogersville community members band together for better internet service in town

  Chick-fil-A manager called in to help drive-thru back up at COVID-19 vaccine site

  First responders reflect on deadly Jackson County Marina boat fire one year later

COVID-19 vaccine now available for Veterans 65 and older

Arab City Schools extend blended learning program

Two suspects arrested in Sparkman Drive shooting

Florence Police searching for suspects in connection to a murder investigation

Florence police are looking for Clifton Bernard Rowell and Jahleal Doshea Jarmon in connection to a murder that took place in 2020

United Kingdom COVID-19 variant identified in Ala. residents including 2 children

The variant is a more highly transmissible form of COVID-19 known as B.1.1.7. The patients are two children under 19 and an adult.

Decatur Morgan Hospital out of the Moderna vaccine

Decatur Morgan Hospital President Kelli Powers confirmed that the hospital is currently out of the Moderna vaccines as of January 26.

Hartselle man’s bond revoked, now facing more sex crime charges

Jordan David Raper arrested on four felony warrants in Hartselle

  Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle, community leaders to receive COVID-19 vaccine

Bond set over $1 million for Falkville man facing rape, burglary charges

Auburn, Alabama 2021 football schedules announced

Hobby Lobby to end its popular 40% off coupon

  Huntsville officials discuss latest on COVID-19

COVID-19 in Alabama: 2,049 new confirmed cases on Wednesday

University of Tenn. names Josh Heupel new head football coach

The University of Tennessee has named a new football coach. Josh Heupel will be Tennessee’s 27th head football coach, according to the Vice-Chancellor/Director of Athletics Danny White.

  Governor Kay Ivey visits Fultondale following disastrous tornado

Governor Ivey will hold a press conference at Fultondale City Hall on following Monday’s disastrous tornado.

  Spike in online enticement reports amid pandemic

The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children says it’s seen a 98 percent increase in online enticement reports since the pandemic began. NCMEC says predators are openly talking on the darknet about how to use the pandemic to their advantage and entice children for content.

  Madison County Commission has millions in rent relief but distribution will take time

Madison County District 6 Commissioner Violet Edwards said the county has $5.2 million from the federal government as part of the latest stimulus package, they just need to figure out how to distribute it.

  Rain for this afternoon ahead of colder air moving in tonight

Happy Wednesday! Unlike Tuesday, you’ll need a heavier jacket or coat today as well as the umbrella.

  Dog rescued from tornado damage in Fultondale

Amazingly, Smokey suffered a small cut on his nose and otherwise was OK.

  Two Alabama men are walking across the country for unity

Two men on a mission. Cousins British Malone and Avery Johnson from North Alabama told WAFF they are walking across the country to promote unity and peace after a year defined by division.

  Good To Go Ammo in Madison responds to high demand

Good To Go Ammo in Madison produces roughly 24,000 rounds of ammunition in a day, during a huge nationwide supply problem.

  When will there be a weather gate at Buck’s Pocket State Park?

Last year, two people died after their cars were swept off the road by flood waters.

14-year-old boy killed in overnight tornado in Fultondale

There are multiple reports of damage in northern Jefferson County after a possible tornado touched down late Monday night.

  COVID-19 hospitalization rate down in Alabama

Our Kate Smith spoke with the President and CEO of the Alabama Hospital Association for what to watch for in the days ahead.

  Getting the vaccine to those who are homebound

Getting the vaccine to those who are homebound

  Federal Agents search home of Falkville man arrested in connection to U.S. Capitol violence

Federal Agents are at the home of a 70-year-old Falkville man arrested in connection to the January 6th U.S. Capitol riot.

150 students from Discovery Middle School in quarantine

Approximately 150 students at Discovery Middle School are now in quarantine after possible exposure to “a couple” of positive COVID-19 cases, according to a statement released by Madison City Schools.

AMBER Alert canceled for 10-year-old girl abducted in N.C.

Ten-year-old Breanne Marie Jones is believed to have been abducted by 38-year-old Jonathan Lewis Jones and 32-year-old Christina Renee Edge.

Fultondale Waffle House and Full Moon Bar-B-Que feed community following tornado

Following Monday night’s deadly EF-2 tornado, the restaurant started feeding anyone who needed a meal.

Huntsville Police investigating stabbing near Drake Avenue and Triana Blvd

Huntsville Police say they responded to the area of Drake Avenue and Triana Blvd. in south Huntsville for a stabbing on Tuesday morning.

Colorado lawmakers call on President Biden to review Space Command decision

U.S. Senators and Representatives representing Colorado are calling on President Joe Biden to review a decision to move U.S. Space Command to Huntsville.

  Local businesses discuss minimum wage proposal

Moving the minimum wage up to more than double the current $7.25 has small business owners wondering how they will make ends meet.

  Etz Chayim rabbi reacts to new details and reward in synagogue vandalism case

Stephen Listfield is the rabbi at Etz Chayim, he said he’s happy to hear about the reward and hopes it convinces someone to come forward.

Jefferson County Officials hold a press conference following disastrous tornado

Jefferson County Commissioners and the Jefferson County EMA will hold a news conference at 10 a.m. on Tuesday morning at Fultondale City Hall.

  WBRC SkyTracker: Fultondale hotel severely damaged in EF-2 tornado

Debris from the building smashed cars in the parking lot, and blew out car windshields.

  Fultondale mayor updates injuries, tornado damage to city

Mayor Larry Holcomb said one person was killed in the storm in the Newcastle Road, Carson Road area. At least 17 people were taken to a hospital with injuries. Eleven people were treated on the scene.

  Well above normal today with sunshine, but rain and cold weather return Wednesday

A fantastic day on tap today, and make sure to enjoy it because there are changes ahead!

PHOTOS: Northern Jefferson Co. hit hard by overnight deadly tornado

Photos and videos began coming in overnight Tuesday after severe storms left extensive damage in Fultondale.

JeffCo EMA: PLEASE stay out of Fultondale, multiple people injured in deadly tornado

Jeffco EMA said on top of road dangers such as power lines and debris, traffic is clogging the roads.

  Severe storms possible Monday night across Tennessee Valley

We have the potential of seeing some isolated strong to severe storms capable of producing 50+ mph wind gusts, small hail, frequent lightning and even brief, spin-up tornadoes.

  Marshall County Commission to discuss new radio system

Guntersville is now the latest city to approve funding for a new radio system that will be used across Marshall County.

  Mainstreet Family Urgent Clinic looking to hire more staff to give out vaccines

So far, 5,500 vaccines have been given out at the Mainstreet Family Urgent Care Clinic.

  Completed ramp on I-565 causing traffic confusion, delays for Toyota Field

Asking for answers. The CEO and President of the Rocket City Trash Pandas went before Madison’s City Council on Monday to talk about how they did in 2020, and to also ask city leaders for help.

  President Biden lifts ban on transgender people serving in the military; what comes next

“The two executive orders issued by President Biden regarding gender identity offer really no guidance at all on how these policies should be implemented."

The Cheesecake Factory, Main Event Entertainment opening at Bridge Street Town Centre

The Cheesecake Factory is expected to open its doors at Bridge Street Town Centre in Winter of 2021.

City of Athens names new fire chief

On Monday, Athens City Council voted to hire Albert Hogan Jr. as the new Chief of Athens Fire and Rescue.

  Student hit by vehicle walking home from school

Student hit by vehicle walking home from school

  Blood donations needed for Decatur Morgan Hospital

Decatur Morgan Hospital needs community blood donors for patients.

  Morgan County COVID hospital patient number decreasing after record week of deaths

Morgan County had a record week of deaths last week. Now, hospital patients numbers are beginning to decline statewide.

Deputies in Limestone County arrested a man for stealing catalytic converter

The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man for stealing catalytic converter.

Ardmore woman killed in car accident on Friday

A two-vehicle crash killed a woman in Madison County on January 22.

Shooting investigation in Marshall County

Deputies responded to a possible shooting call at a home on Schnault Hollow Rd in Grant on January 4.

Madison County students to return to 5-day a week traditional learning

Madison County Superintendent Allen Perkins announced that Madison County Schools will return to “Level 1 -Traditional Learning” starting Monday, February 1st.

UPDATE: Florence police locate missing woman

The Florence Police Department is looking for a woman who went missing on Saturday.

Florence police arrest man for torture, willful abuse

The Florence Police Department arrested a man for torture and willful abuse to a child.

Man arrested for murder in Florence

Florence Police officers responded to the 500 block of South Cedar St. to a report of shots being fired on Saturday.

UPDATE : Police arrest 2 suspects for shooting into unoccupied Decatur home, vehicle

Decatur police arrested a man they say fired multiple shots into a home and car last week.

Huntsville Fire and Rescue respond to an apartment fire

Huntsville Fire and Rescue responded to a fire on Myrtlewood Drive on Monday morning.

Darius Rucker’s good deed surprises patrons, servers at S.C. IHOP

Musician and Lowcountry native Darius Rucker quietly treated everyone dining at a restaurant he frequents to a free meal and also left a big tip for servers Sunday morning.

  Decatur officials update latest on COVID-19

The latest from Decatur on Monday

  Warm, windy, and wet start to the workweek! More storms later today

Grab the umbrella this morning, you might need it again later today!

  Downtown Huntsville Avoids Pandemic Pain

Many small businesses across the state have closed their doors since the pandemic hit 10 months ago, but downtown Huntsville has a different story.

  Colbert County Commissioners hoping for second loan to improve water system

This project would also just be an extension of one already going on with the same goals in mind.

  Decatur Police changing transit policies after escape

The changes stem from an escape at the beginning of January.

  Bill would allow Tier II educators to collect pension after 30 years

Teachers who started working after 2013 can’t collect their pensions until their 62 years old. State representative Alan Baker says, it’s time to change that.

  Congress Mo Brooks Holds “Free The Speech” rally in Priceville

Congress Mo Brooks Holds “Free The Speech” rally in Priceville

  Rain and thunder expected overnight

Scattered to numerous rain showers will continue to move in for the evening hours as a warm front lifts to the north across the Tennessee Valley. Rainfall could be heavy at times with isolated thunderstorms, flooding should not be an issue due to the fast movement of the warm front.

Longtime lawman Mike Gillis passes away

Mike Gillis, a well-known law enforcement officer in the Wiregrass, passed away Saturday from complications related to COVID-19.

  Update: Three arrested after chase ends in Huntsville

A HPD Sgt. told WAFF the chase started in Tennessee with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Dept. and a gray car.

  Widespread rain expected Sunday afternoon & evening

Happy Sunday! As you head out the door this morning, you don’t need to worry about the rain just yet. But, be prepared for showers later this evening.

  What happens after you get second COVID-19 dose?

What happens after you get second COVID-19 dose?