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  • Parents Grateful For Handy Head Start Future

    Posted on: 5:30 pm, October 11, 2013, by , updated on: 10:49pm, October 11, 2013

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Hundreds of families thought they would drop off their children at the W.C. Handy Head Start...
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  • Handy Head Start To Stay Open For Now

    Posted on: 11:20 am, October 11, 2013, by

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Florence City Schools makes a bold move in order to keep the Handy Head Start program...
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  • FBI Takes Over Shoals Robbery Cases

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, October 10, 2013, by , updated on: 10:59pm, October 10, 2013

    LAUDERDALE, COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – FBI investigators have taken over two bank robbery cases and a loan company robbery out...
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  • New Leads In Lauderdale County Child Porn Case

    Posted on: 3:26 pm, October 10, 2013, by , updated on: 07:48pm, October 10, 2013

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Lauderdale County investigators say they got new leads within the past 24 hours regarding the largest...
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  • National Donation Won’t Keep Handy Head Start Open

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, October 8, 2013, by , updated on: 11:16pm, October 8, 2013

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) A donation of $10 million will keep several Head Start programs open across the country, but the...
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  • Family Relieved After Arrest In Murder Case

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, October 7, 2013, by , updated on: 07:43pm, October 7, 2013

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – After countless hours of police work, Florence investigators make a big break in a homicide investigation....
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  • Parents Concerned About Head Start Program Closing With Government Uncertainty

    Posted on: 10:35 pm, October 1, 2013, by , updated on: 10:37pm, October 1, 2013

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – News that the W.C. Handy Head Start will close its doors due to the government shutdown...
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  • Government Shutdown Forces W.C. Handy Head Start To Shut Down

    Posted on: 5:30 pm, October 1, 2013, by , updated on: 06:43pm, October 1, 2013

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Many communities in North Alabama are feeling the effects of the government shutdown. In Florence, school...
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  • Trash Pick-Up Option To Pay Fines In Colbert County

    Posted on: 9:59 pm, September 30, 2013, by , updated on: 10:44pm, September 30, 2013

    COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) People in trouble with the law in Colbert County have a new option of paying off...
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  • Man Caught On Camera Stealing Groceries

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, September 26, 2013, by , updated on: 10:46pm, September 26, 2013

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Police say a man loaded up his cart with groceries then went through the self check-out...
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  • Shoals Family Looking For Answers In Mother’s Death

    Posted on: 7:10 pm, September 25, 2013, by , updated on: 10:46pm, September 25, 2013

    FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – It’s been nearly two months since a housekeeper found a woman dead at City Lodge Motel...
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  • Toddler Found Wandering Streets in Colbert County; Mother Charged With Child Abuse

    Posted on: 7:48 pm, September 24, 2013, by , updated on: 10:34pm, September 24, 2013

    MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. (WHNT) – Colbert County law enforcement say a toddler was found wandering the streets, close to a...
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