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  • National Championship gear arrives at local Academy Sports + Outdoors

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Check it out, Bama fans!  Boxes filled with Alabama Crimson Tide National Championship products arrived at Academy Sports and Outdoors stores on Sunday. Academy said if Alabama wins Monday night’s game, all Academy stores in Alabama will reopen and begin selling National Championship shirts, hats, and many other items for the whole family. They’ll have the official locker room shirts and hats that the Crimson Tide players will actually be wearing on the field after the game. […]

  • Body found in Phil Campbell

    PHIL CAMPBELL, Ala. – Authorities in Franklin County are working a death investigation. Phil Campbell police confirm a passing driver found the body of a 39-year-old female Sunday evening. The say it doesn’t appear the woman was struck by a vehicle, but they are not ruling out anything while the death investigation continues.  The body has been taken to state forensics for autopsy. The woman’s identity is being withheld, pending notification of next of kin. WHNT News 19 is following this […]

  • Alabama prison on lockdown after fight among inmates

    SPRINGVILLE, Ala. – An Alabama prison is on lockdown following a fight among inmates. The Alabama Department of Corrections says five inmates were injured in the fight the broke out around 6 p.m. on Sunday inside an inmate dorm at the St. Clair Correctional Facility in Springville. The injured inmates were taken to an offsite medical facility.  The severity of their injuries is not known. No corrections officers were injured.

  • Auburn University asking fans not to roll the oak tree damaged by weekend fire

    AUBURN, Ala.— Due to the intentional burning of the Oak at Toomer’s corner last weekend, Auburn University is asking fans to refrain from rolling the damaged tree during this weekend’s homecoming celebrations. Revelers are asked to keep any rolling to the Auburn Oak along College Street. The oak  on Magnolia Avenue was significantly burned by the fire, and experts won’t know the extent of the damage for some time. “There is little or no healthy foliage on the burnt tree. […]

  • Wreck on Hudson Memorial Bridge impacting traffic on Highway 31

    DECATUR, Ala. – A two vehicle wreck on Hudson Memorial Bridge is impacting traffic on Highway 31 for Decatur. We understand traffic is backed up in the area both directions. Those who usually take Highway 31 may want to seek an alternate route this morning. Emergency crews hope to have the area cleaned soon.   Decatur wreck: Hudson Memorial Bridge 2 vehicles. Expect delays. Thank you Barbara Atkins for pic and info. @whnt — Jeff Gray (@TrafficJeff) September 26, […]

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