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  • Tips for Getting Over the “Gym Jitters”

    Posted on: 7:30 pm, January 1, 2014, by , updated on: 07:10pm, January 1, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) –  It’s that time of year. The time when many of us resolve to lose weight, get...
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  • Overcoming Challenges, Realizing Possibilities

    Posted on: 7:08 pm, January 1, 2014, by , updated on: 06:42pm, January 1, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – At the start of a new year, many people pause to reflect back on where they’ve...
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  • HEMSI Making Changes

    Posted on: 6:42 pm, January 1, 2014, by , updated on: 06:29pm, January 1, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – HEMSI, the non-profit emergency services provider for Madison County, is making some changes in the new...
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    Huntsville Police, Fire and HEMSI paramedics are stationed outside the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers building on University Square. (Photo: Beth Jett, WHNT News 19)
  • Police Caution Against Using Smartphone Apps to Avoid DUI

    Posted on: 5:47 pm, December 31, 2013, by , updated on: 05:37pm, December 31, 2013

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – In recent months, a slew of smartphone apps have hit the market promising to help users...
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  • Changing Child Safety Seat Guidelines: What Parents Need to Know

    Posted on: 3:44 pm, December 31, 2013, by , updated on: 03:40pm, December 31, 2013

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The new year is bringing new guidelines for the installation of child safety seats. The recommendations...
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  • H1N1 Is Back: Nasty Flu Strain Circulating Through Madison County

    Posted on: 2:29 pm, December 30, 2013, by , updated on: 04:23pm, December 30, 2013

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – No one wants to spend the holidays in the hospital. However, it’s been a busy time...
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  • Acklin Hearing: Defense Witness Signals Numerous “Red Flags”

    Posted on: 1:26 pm, December 11, 2013, by

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A mitigation expert says she would have dug deeper and asked many more questions if she...
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  • New Testimony in Hearing for “Cell Phone Murders” Defendant

    Posted on: 12:45 pm, December 10, 2013, by , updated on: 12:16pm, December 10, 2013

    Huntsville, ALA. (WHNT) – The mother of convicted killer, Nicholas “Nick” Acklin, spoke quietly as she described his childhood, during...
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  • Allegations of Childhood Abuse Made as “Cell Phone Killer” Seeks New Trial

    Posted on: 1:06 pm, December 9, 2013, by , updated on: 01:04pm, December 9, 2013

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Monday morning, attorneys for Nicholas “Nick” Acklin began laying the groundwork for their claim that the...
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    Nicholas Acklin (August 2013)
  • Negotiations Underway for New Madison County High School

    Posted on: 5:38 pm, December 4, 2013, by , updated on: 05:13pm, December 4, 2013

    Monrovia, Ala. (WHNT) – Madison County Schools Superintendent Dr. David Copeland is in the process of negotiating a land purchase...
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  • End Finally in Sight for Madison County Bridge Project

    Posted on: 5:13 pm, December 4, 2013, by

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Wednesday brought a flurry of activity to the site of the new Blake Bottom Road...
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  • Huntsville Faces Taxing Question

    Posted on: 4:45 pm, December 3, 2013, by , updated on: 04:42pm, December 3, 2013

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Huntsville city leaders are crunching the numbers, after a proposal from the state to fund half...
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