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  • Red Bay Asst. Football Coach Charged with DUI

    Posted on: 4:39 pm, August 22, 2013, by , updated on: 04:44pm, August 22, 2013

    RED BAY, Ala. (WHNT) – A Red Bay high school teacher and assistant football coach is in trouble with the law....
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    Richard Maggerise, Social Studies teacher/assistant football coach at Red Bay High School
  • Phil Campbell High School Construction Ahead of Schedule

    Posted on: 9:00 pm, August 19, 2013, by , updated on: 10:28pm, August 19, 2013

    FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – As students headed back to class in Phil Campbell Monday, they headed back to mobile...
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  • Agencies Seek Tips In High-Profile Cold Cases

    Posted on: 9:47 pm, August 15, 2013, by , updated on: 10:34pm, August 15, 2013

    COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – State crime statistics show crime is slightly decreasing in the Shoals.  However, law enforcement agencies...
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  • Statistics Show Crime Decline In the Shoals

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, August 14, 2013, by , updated on: 10:40pm, August 14, 2013

    SHOALS, Ala. (WHNT) – The state crime statistics are in, and at first glance, crime seems to be on the...
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    Florence Police investigate following an armed robbery at the Sonic on Helton Drive in Florence (Photo by Melissa Payne, WHNT News 19)
  • Sheffield Man Charged In Girlfriend’s 2012 Death

    Posted on: 4:49 pm, August 13, 2013, by , updated on: 10:32pm, August 13, 2013

    SHEFFIELD, Ala. (WHNT) – It’s been more than a year since a Sheffield woman died at her boyfriend’s home.  Now...
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    Bradley Wade Hill
  • Hostile Social Media Posts Concern Lauderdale County Investigators

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, August 12, 2013, by , updated on: 10:34pm, August 12, 2013

    LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – As new details emerge about the officer involved shooting, authorities tell WHNT News 19 Mitchel...
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  • Authorities Release Details In Weekend Shooting Death

    Posted on: 6:36 pm, August 12, 2013, by

    LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Authorities say the man shot by a sheriff’s deputy was hit three times in the...
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  • Shoals Nightclub Closes Down, Police Chief Cites Safety Concerns

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, August 9, 2013, by , updated on: 10:35pm, August 9, 2013

    SHEFFIELD, Ala. (WHNT) – Party-goers in the Shoals, have one less option. The Sheffield City Council voted to shut down...
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  • Police Believe Gas Station Robberies Connected

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, August 8, 2013, by , updated on: 10:42pm, August 8, 2013

    SHOALS, Ala. (WHNT) – Florence Police think the same robber hit two different gas stations. In both cases, surveillance cameras...
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  • Russellville National Guard Armory Demolished; Many Memories Remain

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, August 7, 2013, by , updated on: 10:45pm, August 7, 2013

    RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Construction crews spent the day leveling the old Russellville National Guard Armory. The armory had been...
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  • Family Speaks After Mistrial Denied For Convicted Murderer

    Posted on: 10:00 pm, August 5, 2013, by , updated on: 10:25pm, August 5, 2013

    COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A small victory for a Colbert County family, as a judge denies the motion for...
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    080513 Weems Hearing
  • Judge Denies Mistrial Motion For Colbert County Murderer

    Posted on: 3:01 pm, August 5, 2013, by , updated on: 07:03pm, August 5, 2013

    COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Ronald Eugene Weems’ attorney’s asked for a new trial on his behalf.  During the motion’s...
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    080513 Weems Hearing