Huntsville - Madison

Early morning wreck under investigation in Huntsville

  Madison man pleads guilty to meeting Missouri teen for sex using phone app

  Dozens of cars burglarized in south Huntsville

  Buckhorn High School gets 1,300 Chromebooks

  Former Madison County man arrested following child porn indictment

  Cats rescued in Huntsville hoarding case still need homes

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  Huntsville Utilities warns of scam targeting customers

Havoc name Trask as new captain

  2 displaced after overnight house fire on Woodview Drive in Huntsville

  Huntsville police find hit-and-run vehicle that critically injured pedestrian

  New locker rooms, amenities unveiled at Huntsville Iceplex; phase 2, closure grows closer

  Alleged threat to Hazel Green High School under investigation

  Madison County deputies expanding reach with DEA help

Drug investigators will now be able to travel outside of Madison County and have have more manpower.

  Madison City Council to debate the future of pay raises for city leaders

An ordinance could tie the pay of city leaders to city employees.

  Planning for the future of north Alabama

Community leaders from Morgan, Limestone and Madison counties are meeting to discuss economic development and ways the three counties can work together.

  Fire ravages Hazel Green home

It took firefighters more than five hours to extinguish a fire at a Hazel Green home on Cherry Drive.

  Eviction extension for people living in Huntsville’s Sparkman Homes

  70 animals rescued from Huntsville home; adopters desperately needed

Huntsville man connected to worldwide take down of child pornography site

  Huntsville police confirm arrest related to fatal bike crash

  1 killed in wreck near Redstone Arsenal Gate 3

  Food trucks at Cummings Research Park are helping homeless veterans

  Jordan Road extension in Madison County set to open next week

If your commute takes you to Ryland Pike or Highway 72 East in Madison County, starting next week you’ll have to take a new route.

  Huntsville school getting 700 new books, reading help from local Kiwanis Club

The Kiwanis Club of Huntsville is donating the books to McDonnell Elementary School.

  Mexican cartel drug smuggling ring dismantled in north Alabama

Federal and local law enforcement officials announced dozens of drug arrests in a north Alabama drug operation.

Crews put out early morning house fire in New Hope

One person was inside the home when the fire started, but was able to escape.

  Homeowners worried speeders may cause another fatal crash on Hobbs Island Road

Homeowners on Hobbs Island Road in south Huntsville say they are fed up with speeders constantly zipping down their road. As one of the official detours in the Cecil Ashburn Drive closure, they’ve seen an increase in traffic within the last few months.

  Huntsville’s Mazda Toyota manufacturing plant construction update

We have a First Alert update about the construction site for the Mazda Toyota manufacturing plant in Huntsville and its $1.6 billion direct investment.

  Toyota Field named the new home of the Trash Pandas

The new stadium will be officially called Toyota Field.

  Suspects sought in Huntsville pharmacy burglary

Huntsville police are trying to find the people responsible for breaking into Omnicare on Old Madison Pike.

  Huntsville firefighters rescue tree trimmer

Huntsville Fire & Rescue and Huntsville Utilities had to team up to rescue a tree trimmer who became trapped about 30 feet above the ground.

New fire station in Hazel Green under construction

Leaders in Madison County gave us an exclusive tour of a site where a new fire station is under construction.

Beloved community volunteer passes away; remembered for work with abused children

Beloved community volunteer passes away; remembered for work with abused children

Man accused of committing multiple robberies set to face felony charges

Man accused of committing multiple robberies set to face felony charges

Huntsville Animal Services offering free adoptions during construction

Huntsville Animal Services offering free dog adoptions

Rocket City Trash Pandas to make big announcement on Monday

Rocket City Trash Pandas to make an announcement on Monday

Missing elderly Moulton woman found safe

Authorities need help locating missing senior citizen

Huntsville advocate running for county commission seat passes away

Advocate and community liaison dead at age 60

Huntsville FBI employee found dead in North Carolina creek; local FBI reacts to her death

A North Alabama woman was found in a North Carolina forest Monday. The Graham County Sheriff’s Office confirms Kathleen Polce Miller’s body was discovered in the Big Santeetlah area of the County.

  Storm shelters open in Ardmore, Meridianville

Two shelters opened in Madison County.

  Suspect arrested in Huntsville GameStop robbery

Huntsville police have announced the capture of a robbery suspect.

  Huntsville police searching for suspects in multiple car break-ins

Huntsville police are trying to identify some suspects in multiple car burglaries.

  Crews put out early morning structure fire in Meridianville

They told us they arrived on scene around 2:30 on Friday morning.

  Crews put out fire near Lando Cain Road in Hartselle

The call came in after midnight. Firefighters say it took them 30 to 45 minutes to get the fire under control.

  Ride-hailing drivers and police officers work together to keep community safe

Huntsville Police say ride-hailing drivers help keep DUI arrest numbers down.

  Bikers push for safer streets in Huntsville

Bicyclists in Huntsville are urging city leadership to make the streets safer for all commuters. Following the death of a cyclist Tuesday, they tell 48 News something needs to be done with them in mind.

  2 businesses robbed in Madison Thursday night

Madison police are searching for suspects in two business robberies just hours apart.

  Madison to study if Clift Farm should be annexed into city

Clift Farm wants to be a part of Madison and not just on the fringe of it.

  Nominations open for best places to work in Huntsville

Nominations are now open for the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber’s Best Places to Work Awards.

  Bicyclist killed by vehicle near Huntsville International Airport identified

Huntsville police have identified the bicyclist killed in a vehicle wreck as Jose Zayas.

  Holiday hiring fair underway at Best Buy in Huntsville

A hiring fair is underway to staff the Huntsville Best Buy store for the holiday season.

  Huntsville zip code listed among state’s top 10 most expensive for rental prices

RENTCafe released its annual list of the most expensive zip codes for renters across the state.

  Huntsville police arrest weekend murder suspect

Huntsville police have arrested 47-year-old Patrick Lee Terry for a weekend murder in Huntsville.

  Huntsville police officer injured after falling on cruise ship

Huntsville police confirm that a 23-year-old man who was injured in a fall on-board a cruise ship is Huntsville police officer John Holliday. A spokesperson for the department says he believes the injuries are non-life threatening.

  Man allegedly broke into car, stole credit cards outside Huntsville Kroger

Huntsville police say a man broke into a customer’s car at the Kroger store on Oakwood Avenue.

  Murder trial set for Huntsville woman accused of poisoning husband

Marjorie ‘Nikki’ Cappello will face trial in 2020 following an indictment from a Madison County grand jury.

  Madison City Schools approves contract to prepare land for new elementary school

The board approved a $1.17 million contract to level the land.

  Fatal bike vs. car crash now a criminal investigation

The identity of the victim hasn't been released, but Huntsville Fire and Rescue said the victim is male.

  Former Madison County teacher indicted for alleged sex with student

Former Madison County teacher Lyndsey Bates was indicted on Monday for allegedly having sex with a student.

  One dead in wreck involving dump truck and pickup truck in south Huntsville

A man is dead following a south Huntsville wreck Wednesday morning.

  Upcoming flu shot clinics in North Alabama

Upcoming flu shot clinics

  FBI confirms federal law enforcement operation in North AL

A spokesperson for the FBI confirms that his agency and the DEA are conducting an operation in North Alabama.

  Huntsville woman killed in 2-vehicle wreck

Police say a Huntsville woman was killed in a two-vehicle wreck.

  Owens Cross Roads animal rescue center earns national recognition

The Owens Cross Roads animal rescue Felines & Canines “Hunter Stephenson Rescue Center” is being honored by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

  6 hospitalized in Huntsville transit bus crash

Six people are recovering at the hospital following a crash involving a Huntsville city transit bus.

  Huntsville transit bus monthly prices reduced

The cost of monthly passes for Huntsville city transit buses has been reduced.

  National Children’s Advocacy Center gets over $2M in federal grants

The Department of Justice has awarded grants totaling $2,734,498 to the National Children’s Advocacy Center in Huntsville.

  Classmate and coworker shares memories of Sparkman teen who died in crash

“Lauren always had that smile."

  Pedestrian killed on North Memorial Parkway identified

Police say 46-year old Richard Clayborn was fatally struck by a vehicle on Memorial Parkway near Cook Avenue.

Huntsville Police investigating fatal weekend shooting

Huntsville Police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened around 12:30 a.m. Sunday.

Police investigate shooting on Temperance Street in Huntsville

He said the offender shot him and then left the area with two other males.

AAA offering free ways to protect your car from theft

AAA says this reduces thefts by making it tougher for thieves to re-sell the vehicle or its parts.

Sparkman High School senior killed in weekend car crash

Sparkman High School senior killed in early morning wreck

One dead in wreck in Madison County

Crews on scene of fatal wreck in Madison County

Huntsville Animal Shelter facing overcrowding crisis; waving fees

Huntsville animal shelter waiving fees for most adoptions

Fallen Huntsville firefighter added to memorial wall

Fallen firefighter memorialized on wall

Alabama A& M football team enjoys homecoming victory

Bulldogs celebrate victory during homecoming

WAFF morning crew takes part in Madison parade Saturday

Trent Butler, Haley Baker, and Allen Stroud ride in Saturday's parade in Madison

Three people killed in less than 24 hours in Madison County

Three people dead in wrecks the past 24 hours

  Huntsville City Schools financial officer resigning Oct. 11

The second chief school financial officer is leaving the Huntsville City Schools system in less than a year. Tina Hancock, the current CSFO, announced her resignation Thursday. Her last day will be Oct. 11.