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  • Decatur Apartment Fire

    Firefighters respond to apartment fire in Decatur

    DECATUR, Ala. – Firefighters have been called to the Summer Lodge Apartments in Decatur on Spring Avenue. Crews are calling this a 2-alarm fire. Quick response allowed firefighters to get the fire under control quickly. At least one building, Building G, was evacuated during the fire. Initial reports indicated there may have been injuries associated with the fire. Officials clarify a woman was pulled from her apartment. Although her unit was not on fire, it was filled with smoke. The […]

  • The United States Air Force announced Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, that Boeing's 747-800 platform would be used for the next generation Presidential transport fleet.

    Boeing could kill production of its iconic 747 jumbo jet

    NEW DELHI (CNNMoney) — The end may be near for Boeing’s iconic 747. After years of lackluster sales, Boeing has warned it could stop producing its legendary 747 jumbo jet if orders do not pick up. “It is reasonably possible that we could decide to end production of the 747,” Boeing said Wednesday in a regulatory filing. The company previously announced it would halve production of the aircraft from 12 per year to just six beginning in September. Dubbed the […]

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    Officers arrest two people after early-morning chase in Huntsville

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police arrested two people this morning who they say led officers on a chase into Madison County. Officers tried to pull over a vehicle around 1:00 this morning near Oakwood Drive and Memorial Parkway. Officers say the driver led them on a chase over Chapman Mountain at speeds near 100 miles an hour. The chase ended in the parking lot of Walmart on Winchester Road at Homer Nance. The Madison County Sheriff’s Office reported the car […]

  • jordan lane wreck

    Paramedics: Huntsville driver lucky to only have minor injures

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Emergency Crews in Huntsville were called to a wreck on Jordan Lane this morning just north of University Drive. This, after a mini van flipped several times. Crews responded to the area around 1:30 a.m. Officers say the driver was traveling south when he lost control, hit a curb and flipped several times. The vehicle landed off the road. The driver suffered only minor injures, but was taken to Huntsville Hospital for treatment. Jordan Lane was partially […]

  • In a video released July 27, 2016, Governor Bentley urges legislators to allow Alabamians to vote on a statewide lottery.

    Gov. Bentley: “I want legislators to allow the people the right to vote on a statewide lottery”

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Governor Robert Bentley recorded a video announcement Wednesday about his plans for a special session. The session is to solely focus on “Alabama’s Funding Crisis.” Bentley asks that each legislator allow the people to vote on a statewide lottery. “I trust the voters and our legislators must do the same.” Bentley says he will present “clean and transparent” legislation. He says it will not allow for any other gambling legalization. He also asks there to be a […]

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    Mother, daughter hurt during rescue attempt from overnight house fire near Arab

    CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. – Firefighters were called to a house on County Road 1869 in Cullman County around 1:00 a.m. Wednesday. The family said they were fast asleep when the fire started. The mother of the family says she woke to the sound of crackling. Upon further investigation, she found the home on fire. Her husband was able to get their 5-year-old daughter out unharmed. However, the home was engulfed in flames by the time she made it to her […]

  • Whitesburg Bridge death investigation

    UPDATE: Morgan County authorities clear scene of death investigation on Whitesburg bridge

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office has cleared off the Whitesburg Bridge. This after an early-morning death investigation blocked some lanes. The Whitesburg Bridge on Highway 231 was down to one northbound lane while deputies were on the scene. Investigators are gone. But, at 6:00 a.m., traffic was still moving slow. Authorities were called to the bridge around 3:30 a.m. Paramedics arrived to find the man dead outside of his vehicle. Officials are not commenting right now […]

  • Huntsville Police

    Handicap buses used for Huntsville City Schools vandalized, police investigating

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police say they are investigating a case of criminal mischief. Investigators say multiple buses belonging to Durham Services were damaged. The buses involved were the handicap buses used to transport Huntsville City Schools students. Huntsville Police ask for anyone with information to call investigators at 256-722-7100. Note: WHNT News 19 is working to get pictures of the damaged buses. We will update this story with them as soon as we can.

  • CLEVELAND - APRIL 03: Head coach Pat Summitt of the Tennessee Lady Volunteers and her son Tyler celebrate after cutting down the net after Tennessee's 59-46 win against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights to win the 2007 NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Game at Quicken Loans Arena on April 3, 2007 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

    Pat Summitt, former Lady Vols Basketball coach, has died at 64

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Pat Summitt, former legendary coach of the Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team, died Tuesday morning.  She was 64 years old. Summitt is the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history.  The Pat Summitt Foundation reported her death this morning. It is with deep sadness that The Pat Summitt Foundation announces the passing of our beloved Pat Summitt. — Pat Summitt Fnd (@WeBackPat) June 28, 2016 Summit’s son, Tyler, released the following statement on the death […]

  • Mayflies on a patrol car (Image: Havana, Ill. Police Department)

    Gross! Mayflies take over Illinois roadway, cause traffic hazard

    HAVANA, Ill. – A bridge in the town of Havana, Illinois has been taken over, by mayflies. That’s according to the town’s police department Facebook page. An invasion of the bugs, has caused a bridge to be very dangerous. The department says the bugs had piled as high as six inches. When cars run over those bugs, it makes the roadway very slick. There were multiple wrecks as a result. Just take a look at the patrol car that drove through […]

  • Marshall County EMA

    Marshall County EMA opens cooling centers ahead of hot weekend

    MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. – The Marshall County Emergency Management Agency has released a list of cooling centers available within the county. This after the National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for the weekend of June 25-26, 2016. The EMA also advises it will update its Facebook page with any additional sites. The times the centers are open varies depending on the location. Please check the list carefully.

  • Rainbow in Limestone County. (Image:  ‏@jonjohns07)

    Your Photos: June 15th storms and the rainbows that followed

    A line of strong storms moved through the Tennessee Valley the evening of Wednesday, June 16, 2016. Some trees were knocked down, and one Huntsville apartment complex was damaged by the high winds. But, thankfully, it seems there were no injuries as a result of the storms. Those of you living in the Tennessee Valley took advantage of the eeriness of the storms and the beautiful rainbows that followed to snap a picture. We have had hundreds of pictures sent […]


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