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  • School Board President Responds to Councilman Showers’ Statement

    Posted on: 12:38 pm, March 17, 2014, by

    The following is a letter from David Blair in response to Councilman Richard Showers' comments on Thursday, March 13 at the Huntsville City Council meeting.
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    David Blair is President of the Huntsville Board of Education. (WHNT News 19 file)
  • NW Huntsville PTAs Comment on Harrison’s, Showers’ Criticism of Superintendent, School Board

    Posted on: 12:31 pm, March 17, 2014, by , updated on: 12:46pm, March 17, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Representatives of the Northwest Cluster of PTAs fired back at County Commissioner Bob Harrison and City Councilman...
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  • Governor’s One-Shot Turkey Hunt Returns After Six-year Hiatus

    Posted on: 4:49 pm, March 14, 2014, by

    MONTGOMERY, ALA.  (March 13, 2014) – The annual Alabama Governor’s One-Shot Turkey Hunt is back after a six-year hiatus. The...
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  • Graco Adds 403,000 Child Seats to Recent Recall

    Posted on: 3:36 pm, March 13, 2014, by

    (WHNT) – If you have a Graco car seat, there’s a recall you need to know about. Graco Children’s Products...
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  • Huge Fire Burns San Francisco Building Under Construction

    Posted on: 8:46 pm, March 11, 2014, by

    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — CBS station KPIX is reporting a massive fire was burning at a 172-unit apartment building...
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    Flames Engulf New Construction In San Francisco’s China Basin District On March 11th, 2014 (CBS SF)
  • TVA Conducting Spring Sport Fish Survey

    Posted on: 12:30 pm, March 11, 2014, by

    (WHNT) – Tennessee Valley Authority biologists are conducting their annual spring sport fish survey to assess the overall health of species...
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  • Bill Would Require Tennessee Schools to Teach Cursive Writing

    Posted on: 11:28 am, March 11, 2014, by , updated on: 11:42am, March 11, 2014

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WREG) – Students in Tennessee could soon be required to learn cursive handwriting. House Bill 1697 would require...
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  • UPDATE: Carly’s Law Passes Senate After Announced Partnership with UAB Researchers

    Posted on: 10:11 am, March 11, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:28pm, March 11, 2014

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WHNT) – Carly’s Law passed the Alabama Senate on a 34-0 vote Tuesday. The sponsors of the bill...
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  • WHNT, Good Neighbor Pharmacy Offer Free Colorectal Cancer Screening Kits

    Posted on: 4:38 pm, March 10, 2014, by , updated on: 12:53pm, March 11, 2014

    Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States.  However, if treated early, it has...
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  • Chrysler: Rare Dodge Viper Used for Educational Purposes Must Be Destroyed

    Posted on: 12:09 pm, March 7, 2014, by , updated on: 02:09pm, March 7, 2014

    OLYMPIA, Wash. – It’s not often a piece of automotive history is purposefully crushed into a cube. However, a rare,...
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  • Fort Payne Man Pleads Guilty in Fred’s Robbery, Shooting in 2012

    Posted on: 11:46 am, March 7, 2014, by , updated on: 01:48pm, March 7, 2014

    RAINSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A Fort Payne man accused of shooting two people at Fred’s store in Rainsville in 2012...
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  • Former Children’s Minister Pleads Guilty to Sex Abuse Charges

    Posted on: 11:32 am, March 7, 2014, by , updated on: 02:16pm, March 7, 2014

    MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. (WHNT) – A former children’s minister in the Shoals has pleaded guilty to multiple sex abuse charges....
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