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  • Update: Terrorist Threat Charges Filed Against Arab Jail Escapee

    Posted on: 11:57 am, April 24, 2013, by , updated on: 11:10am, April 30, 2013

    ARAB, Ala. (WHNT) — A Marshall County man who escaped the Arab City Jail and avoided capture for several hours...
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    Jeremy Lewayne Lang (Photo source: Arab Police)
  • Surprise Homecoming for Marine at Albertville Primary School

    Posted on: 3:54 pm, April 19, 2013, by

    ALBERTVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A second grade student got a surprise visitor at school Friday when her father walked into her...
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    Eight-year-old Alivia Michael rushes to her father, Marine Sergeant Jacob Michael. (Photo: Robert Richardson, WHNT News 19)
  • Police Frustrated by Assault Victims Declining to File Charges

    Posted on: 8:03 pm, April 18, 2013, by

    MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Not having a suspect in a violent crime is frustrating for police, but so is knowing...
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  • Arab City Council to Decide Future of Twin Lakes Golf Club

    Posted on: 8:17 pm, April 17, 2013, by , updated on: 08:19pm, April 18, 2013

    ARAB, Ala. (WHNT) — The Arab zoning board opposes the construction of apartments on a former golf course, but the...
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  • Wigley Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter In Marshall County

    Posted on: 9:15 am, April 17, 2013, by , updated on: 10:10am, April 17, 2013

    MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A Horton man pleaded guilty Wednesday to shooting and killing his wife at their home...
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    June 2010: Investigators discuss evidence found at the Wigleys' home in the Horton area of Marshall County. (Photo: WHNT News 19)
  • 50th Anniversary of MLK’s “Letter From Birmingham Jail”

    Posted on: 11:40 am, April 16, 2013, by , updated on: 01:03pm, April 17, 2013

    GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Guntersville librarians and Marshall County officials celebrated Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Letter From Birmingham Jail” with...
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    Martin Luther King
  • Pre-Prom Mock Wreck Demonstrates Drunk-Driving Dangers

    Posted on: 4:47 pm, April 12, 2013, by

    DOUGLAS, Ala. (WHNT) – Several proms are this weekend, and schools are putting on programs to encourage students to make good...
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    Douglas Mock Wreck
  • Bond Revoked for Scottsboro Teen for Repeated Drug and Gun Offenses

    Posted on: 7:26 pm, April 10, 2013, by

    SCOTTSBORO, Ala, (WHNT) – A teenager who was involved in a deadly shooting last fall is now being held in the...
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  • Marshall County Teacher Resigns Over Text Sent At School

    Posted on: 2:16 pm, April 10, 2013, by , updated on: 03:24pm, April 10, 2013

    MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – The head baseball coach at Brindlee Mountain High School resigned last week after accusations of...
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    Brindlee Mountain High School (Photo: Robert Richardson, WHNT News 19)
  • Proposed Bill to Impose Harsher Punishments for Animal Cruelty

    Posted on: 6:52 pm, April 9, 2013, by , updated on: 08:01pm, April 9, 2013

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WHNT) – A bill proposed by the Alabama House of Representatives’ rules committee for Tuesday has to do with...
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    Animal Cruelty
  • Update: Victims Identified in Albertville Crash

    Posted on: 4:10 pm, April 6, 2013, by , updated on: 03:41pm, April 7, 2013

    ALBERTVILLE, Ala. (WHNT)– Marshall County Coroner Marlon Killion has identified the young mother and her infant son who were killed...
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    Albertville Crash (Photo: Robert Richardson, WHNT News 19)
  • Principal Denies Excluding Gay Couples From Prom

    Posted on: 2:49 pm, April 5, 2013, by , updated on: 08:10pm, April 5, 2013

    GRANT, Ala. (WHNT) – A Marshall County high school principal denies rumors claiming same-sex couples are being banned from going to...
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