Al Whitaker

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  • Morgan County Sheriff Leasing 10 New Patrol Vehicles

    Posted on: 6:10 pm, April 10, 2014, by

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – The Morgan County Sheriff’s Department is updating its fleet. A number of new vehicles will be...
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  • Hundreds Attend Morgan County Special Needs Rodeo

    Posted on: 5:56 pm, April 10, 2014, by

    DECATUR, ALA. (WHNT) – The Annual Morgan County Sheriff’s Rodeo got underway this morning at the Celebration Arena in Priceville....
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  • Limestone Mother Dies Saving Her Children From Burning Trailer

    Posted on: 11:40 pm, April 9, 2014, by , updated on: 11:53pm, April 9, 2014

    ATHENS, Ala. (WHNT) – An update on a Limestone County fire from late last month. The woman who was severely...
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  • Decatur Police Lt. Richard Crowell Remembered

    Posted on: 10:51 pm, April 9, 2014, by , updated on: 10:57pm, April 9, 2014

      DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – Decatur Police officers said goodbye to one of their own Wednesday afternoon. Retired Police Lt....
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  • Fire Investigators Still Probing Blaze That Killed Two Children

    Posted on: 7:46 pm, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 09:42pm, April 8, 2014

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – Fire investigators in Decatur are looking into the blaze that claimed the lives of two young...
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  • Parkway Hospital No Longer Housing Patients

    Posted on: 7:27 pm, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 07:35pm, April 8, 2014

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – In Decatur, an important development regarding your medical care. Decatur Morgan Parkway, which used to be known...
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  • ALDOT Director Proposes Toll Bridge Into Decatur

    Posted on: 3:35 pm, April 7, 2014, by and

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – Part of the Sweetwater Development proposal includes a new bridge near the end of I-565. But...
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  • PICTURES: Man’s Poultry Houses Destroyed in Friday Morning’s Storms

    Posted on: 8:09 am, April 4, 2014, by and , updated on: 12:44pm, April 4, 2014

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Most of us experienced heavy rain, winds and lightning as the storms moved through Friday...
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  • No Chief Yet But Hammon & Kyle Talk Of Closing DFD Station 4

    Posted on: 9:15 pm, April 3, 2014, by , updated on: 10:34pm, April 3, 2014

    DECAUR, Ala. (WHNT) – It’s been months since the City of Decatur had a fire chief. The city has tried...
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  • License, Funding Issues Threaten Decatur General West

    Posted on: 5:26 pm, April 2, 2014, by , updated on: 02:30pm, April 3, 2014

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – There is the real possibility that Decatur could soon lose one of its hospitals. Decatur Morgan West...
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  • Decatur Lawsuit Threatens Developments, Projects

    Posted on: 7:30 pm, April 1, 2014, by , updated on: 10:09pm, April 1, 2014

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – The Sweetwater Development Project in Decatur that includes a Bass Pro Shop could all be in...
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  • Fire Investigators Still Searching For Cause Of Fatal Blaze

    Posted on: 6:56 pm, March 31, 2014, by , updated on: 11:04pm, March 31, 2014

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – A Decatur family continues to struggle with their grief, many of them consumed with an overwhelming...
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