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  • Limestone County man dies in wreck on Bethel Road Friday

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. — An Ardmore man died Friday night in a single vehicle wreck according to authorities. Bryan Lee Hursman, 57, was killed when the 1988 Chevrolet pickup he was driving left the roadway on Bethel Road and overturned. Hursman was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred at 8:40 p.m. four miles south of Ardmore. Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate the accident.

  • Alabama defeats Vanderbilt 59-0

    The Crimson Tide blew out the Commodores in Nashville 59-0 Saturday. Nick Saban and Derek Mason exchanged pleasantries pregame, but the actual game was anything but pleasant for Vandy. The Tide’s Defense held the Commodores to just 44 yards, and forced 2 turnovers in the first half. The Bama offense did most of their work on the ground, with Damian Harris rushing for 109 yards and 2 touchdowns, while Bo Scarborough added on 72 yards on the ground and another […]

  • VP Mike Pence set to visit Huntsville Monday

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — A NASA spokesperson has confirmed that Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to the Rocket City Monday is back on. According to officials, Pence will tour the Marshall Space Flight Center for an update on the progress of the Space Launch System rocket and International Space Station science operations as the agency prepares for missions to deep space, around the Moon and ultimately to Mars. Pence is also set to visit the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development […]

  • President Trump speaks at Strange for Senate Campaign Rally in the Rocket City

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – President Trump arrived in the Rocket City to speak at a rally for the Strange for Senate Campaign at the Von Braun Center. The event began at 7:00 p.m. For a full re-cap of President Trump’s speech follow our blog here:       

  • Mary Scott Hunter changes political plans, now running for State Senate

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -Mary Scott Hunter, current state school board member, says she has changed her political plans. She first reported in June that she planned to run for Lt. Governor of Alabama. Now, she’s shifting gears to the Alabama State Senate. “The Lt. Governor job is a great title, the job is pretty undefined and everybody knows that, so you define it by how you run the office. But it`s important to me to be in a place where I can do […]

  • Street closure and parking plan announced ahead of President Trump’s visit

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police have announced the street closure, parking, and pedestrian traffic plan ahead of President Trump’s visit to the Rocket City on Friday. Police say the affected streets will be closed starting from 2 p.m. until 10 p.m. Monroe Street between Clinton Avenue and Williams Avenue will be closed to pedestrian and vehicular traffic. The parking garages at the VBC will be closed so visitors will need to find alternate parking. The City parking garage between Monroe Street […]

  • Ardmore students Snapchat shirts with racist language at school, get in trouble

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – Several Ardmore High students are facing trouble after wearing sweatshirts with racist language at school. The shirts say “Demon Chasin N*****”. We have obscured the offensive language and the faces of the students, who we believe to be minors. School officials say that the students wore the shirts in a photo taken on school property and posted on Snapchat. When a teacher was made aware of the photo, it was reported to school administration. Karen Tucker, the […]

  • Roy Moore and Sen. Luther Strange go “mano a mano” on the debate stage

    MONTGOMERY, Ala – Republican senate candidates Roy Moore and Luther Strange met on the debate stage at the RSA Activity Center on Dexter Avenue in downtown Montgomery on Thursday. Roy Moore had asked to meet Strange in a public debate, “mano a mano, no tricks, no moderators, no questions from the press. Just Luther Strange and me on the stage presenting our issues and the opponents’ responses thereto.” Roy Moore came on to the stage swinging. He called Strange “a […]

  • Police respond to active shooter call at Williams P-8 School, determine it was a prank

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Williams P-8 School was put on lockdown due to a tip to police that claimed there was a possible shooter on the campus. Huntsville Police have confirmed that the call was a prank. Shooting call at Williams school was determined to be a prank. HPD will be following up with an investigation. — Huntsville Police (@HsvPolice) September 20, 2017 Huntsville Police said a call came into 911 reporting a shooting at the school. HEMSI officials also confirmed the […]

  • Joe Biden to speak at October rally for U.S. Senate candidate Doug Jones in Birmingham

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. –  Vice President Joe Biden will headline a rally for U.S. Senate candidate Doug Jones (D) on Oct. 3 in Birmingham. “We are thrilled and deeply honored to have my longtime friend Vice President Joe Biden visit the great state of Alabama to reinforce his strong support of my campaign for the U.S. Senate. I have known and respected Joe Biden for almost 40 years now. He is the epitome of what we all hope public service can […]

  • Guntersville woman killed in head-on collision on Hwy 69

    MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. – State Troopers confirm a woman was killed in a head-on collision on Hwy 69, just west of Guntersville, at 1:55 p.m. on Tuesday. Thirty-three-year-old Karie Hutchinson of Guntersville was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. The driver of the second vehicle was transported to an area hospital for treatment of his injuries. State Troopers say the crash is under investigation.

  • Motorcyclist killed in wreck on Triana Boulevard in Huntsville

    CORRECTION: WHNT News 19 previously reported that investigators at the scene believed the motorcyclist’s speed to be a factor. Police have since confirmed to us that they do NOT believe his speed was a factor in the crash.  HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police confirm the motorcyclist involved in a wreck with a van Friday morning has died.  The crash happened on Triana Boulevard at Village Drive around 5:00 a.m. Officers were called to the area to find a wreck involving a […]