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  • The 19th Hole: Hitting a fairway bunker

    (WHNT) -Steve Mack, Director of Golf at Hampton Cove, share some tips on hitting a fairway bunker The way to hit the ball out of a fairway bunker is we want to get a stable base. So move your feet around in the sand till you feel comfortable that it`s nice and stable. What that`s going to do is it`s going to flatten out our golf swing and make the angle of attack not quite as steep so we can […]

  • The 19th Hole: Learning about the Chip and run

    (WHNT) – Steve Mack, the director of golf at Hampton Cove, is here to help your game with these tips in our weekly 19th Hole segment. In order to achieve the chip and run, you will have to use a variety of clubs. A simple chip and run will save your par and preserve your momentum. Tune in for great golf tips on The 19th Hole every Saturday on WHNT News 19 This Morning.

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    Teen dies in Athens accident

    ATHENS, Ala. (WHNT)- One Decatur woman is dead after an early morning accident in Athens. Athens Police along with Alabama State Troopers responded to a one vehicle wreck that sent 18-year-old Alessandra Lizbeth Torreblanca to the hospital where she died a short time after. The wreck happened on Brownsferry Road just south of Lucasferry Road. When officers arrived they said they found a 1998 Ford Explorer had left the roadway and hit a tree. They say Torreblanca  traveled several hundred feet through a hay and […]

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    Police in Priceville make an arrest in a murder case

    PRICEVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Police in Priceville with the help of the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department and Decatur police, arrested a man in connection with a murder. Police arrested and charged Don Evan Robinson III with the murder of Stacey Jones, which happened on Friday. Don Evan Robinson is charged with domestic violence and murder after investigators developed him as a suspect.    

  • The 19th Hole: Hitting the golf ball over a bunker

    Steve Mack, Director of Golf at Hampton Cove, teaches us how to hit the golf ball over a bunker or another obstacle. One way to hit the ball over an obstacle, is to hit the ball with a descending blow which allows you to hit it more solidly.

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    Huntsville police responded to stabbing at Creek Bend Terrace Apartments

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A man is recovering after being stabbed by his girlfriend multiple times. It happened at Creek Bend Terrace apartments in the 3400 block of Venona Avenue in Huntsville early Saturday morning. A Huntsille Hospital employee notified Huntsville Police of a man with several knife wounds to the arm, chest and side. Huntsville police identify that man as Demetris Mitchell Police say Mitchell told them his girlfriend, Laceshia Taylor,  had a knife and tried to slash the tires on his motorcycle. Mitchell told […]

  • The 19th Hole: Greenside Bunker Shot

      Steve Mack, Director of Golf at Hampton Cove, teaches about the greenside bunker shot.  

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    Huntsville Police: Juvenile Hit by Bullet on Galaxy Way

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Police in Huntsville responded to a shots fired call in the area of Galaxy Way. Officers say when they arrived the call updated to a shooting into an occupied dwelling. Police tell us when they were investigating the call, a juvenile victim arrived at Huntsville Hospital with a non life-threatening gunshot wound. Officers are still investigating.      


    Police Arrest Three Teens for Attempted Burglary in Huntsville

    Huntsville, Ala. (WHNT) – Police in Huntsville arrested three teenage girls after a burglary Sunday Morning. Police say they were called to the Cell Tech store on University drive. Officers told us an employee from an area business near Cell Tech saw three people with towels on their heads kicking in the front door. When officers arrived the three girls tried to run but were arrested in the parking lot. One girl was treated on the scene for a cut […]

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    Florence Community Helps Identify Theft Suspect

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) –  Police in Florence have now identified a theft suspect with the help of the community. Police released a surveillance image late Saturday night. Officers have not released his name to the public just yet, but say they do know who he is.  

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    Athens Pool Officially Opened

    ATHENS, Ala. (WHNT) – An official sign that summer is here, The Athens pool is now open for the season. People spent the day splashing and cooling off at the Sportsplex. If you don’t know where that is, the building is right off the I-65 exit on US 31. The summer hours for the pool will be Monday through Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. Admission is $3 for those 12 and younger and $4 for adults. Season passes are […]

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    Police Responded To A Cutting At A Huntsville Night Club

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Police in Huntsville responded to a cutting at the Classic Wheels Night Club. The Classic Wheels Night Club is located off of Memorial Parkway. The two Victims told police they were approached by an unknown person who started arguing with them. One of the victims started fighting with the offender when the second victim tried to break up the fight. Police say that is when the offender cut both men several times during the struggle. Police […]


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