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  1. Original Von Braun team member Dieter Grau remembered for Apollo and Cold War contributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala . - Dieter Grau, an original member of Wernher von Braun's German rocket team, was remembered at a memorial service here Saturday as an architect of both the Apollo space program and America's missile defense in the Cold War.

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  2. Chief Justice Roy Moore calls Huntsville City Council's prayer policy 'foolish'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore called the Huntsville City Council's practice of allowing Wiccans and atheists to open its meetings "foolish" in a Saturday speech here.

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  3. Watch the Galaxy of Lights at Huntsville Botanical Gardens fly by in this time-lapse videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    Karynthia Birmingham recorded a time-lapse video of the Galaxy of Lights at Huntsville Botanical Gardens. HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- If you haven't caught the Galaxy of Lights at Huntsville Botanical Garden this holiday season, a new time-lapse video of the popular attraction will leave you wanting more.

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  4. First look: Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle gets VIP tour of Lowe Mill...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    "Because they're getting the word out about Lowe Mill, they're getting more people here to see the studios." HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - The largest regional arts center in the Southeast is brimming with new artists, businesses and energy this week as Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment prepares to unveil a massive expansion Saturday afternoon.

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  5. Men who saved woman from burning home in Huntsville awarded Medals of ValorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama-- Two Huntsville men were awarded Medals of Valor Thursday night at the City Council meeting for their brave act of heroism. Captain Frank McKenzie with Huntsville Fire and Rescue said that Adam Dixon and his father-in-law Jeff LaRose saved a woman from a burning home on Nov. 16 in the 1000 block of Montdale Road.

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  6. Tennessee Valley obituaries for Dec. 19: Pastor of New Shiloh Church Ministries dead at 54Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Alabama Live

    Kenneth was the establisher, and Senior Pastor of New Shiloh Church Ministries in Huntsville, Alabama, and the Third Presiding Bishop of Dominion Covenant Fellowship of Churches, International; headquartered in Detroit, Michigan. John Harvey Allen died Dec. 16, 2014.

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  7. Lee-Huntsville 59, Bob Jones 48: Generals stop Patriots for Huntsville Times Classic victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Alabama Live

    MADISON, Alabama Lee-Huntsville used a balance scoring attack and a strong defensive effort to dispatch host Bob Jones 59-48 in the first round of the Huntsville Times Ladies Classic. The Generals got off to a hot start, leading throughout the first half and using their full-court press defense to force the Patriots into a slew of turnovers.

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  8. New U.S. Space & Rocket Center exhibit honors Ernst Stuhlinger's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala . - It sounds like a dream: an engine that can run for a thousand days without stopping and propel a spacecraft to the farthest reaches of the solar system on less than 1,000 pounds of fuel.

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  9. This is not a misprint: Snow in Christmas Eve forecast for north AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - No need to learn the words to "White Christmas" but, yes, snow is in the forecast for the Huntsville area on Christmas Eve. The National Weather Service forecast office in Huntsville has a chance of rain and snow on Christmas Eve morning in its forecast released earlier today.

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  10. Want an IKEA store in Huntsville? Hazel Green man offers the next...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - University of Alabama in Huntsville electrician Paul Brandon didn't even know IKEA existed until about two years ago when former Ikea*run owner Todd Harmon asked him for help with a trip to the massive Atlanta store. The Hazel Green resident had no idea at the time he would one day take over his friend's small business, launched in part by high demand for an IKEA store in Alabama and specifically Huntsville.

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  11. 5 events you won't want to miss in Huntsville this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama-- Here's a list of the five events you simply can't miss in Huntsville Dec. 19-21. Why you should go: More than 200 musicians will commence the 30th anniversary of this Huntsville Christmas celebration with six concerts throughout the weekend.

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  12. Man wants to withdraw guilty plea in child sex case after getting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- A Harvest man who was sentenced last week to 40 years in prison on child sex abuse charges - despite a plea on his behalf by the Whitesburg Baptist Church children's minister - is seeking to withdraw his guilty plea and go to trial. Attorneys for Paul Magley, 38, argue in a new filing that the guilty plea, which came on the day his trial was to begin in August, was due to "emotional pressure and the weight of the moment."

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  13. 5 things to watch for at the 2014 Huntsville Times Ladies ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Alabama Live

    The Huntsville Times Ladies Classic tips off Thursday afternoon at James Clemens and Bob Jones in Madison. Here's five things to watch for.

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  14. More than $15,000 in property reportedly stolen in north Huntsville home burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- A north Huntsville homeowner told police a burglar made off with more than $15,000 worth of property on Monday. A resident within the 2000 block of Orba Drive said someone forced entry into his residence sometime during the day.

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  15. Utility work could impact traffic in several Huntsville areas Wednesday and ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Huntsville Utilities will be working on projects at multiple Huntsville locations over the next few days. Below is a list of areas where traffic may be impacted.

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  16. Highlands Elementary students receive gifts from local Mini Cooper clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Alabama Live

    Members of the Rocket City Mini Cooper Club put wide smiles on the faces of some 25 students as they doled out stacks of presents from their cars. This is the second time the club has worked with the Highlands school faculty to supply toys for students in need.

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  17. Madison couple pleads guilty in death of toddler who swallowed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- A Madison couple who police said was too impaired to seek medical help for their toddler after she swallowed dishwasher detergent and later died, has pleaded guilty to criminally negligent homicide. Kristopher and Joy Speigner were arrested following the death of 18-month-old of McKenzie Speigner at their Madison home on Sept.

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  18. Huntsville man says he was shot in the head, doctors disagreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Alabama Live

    Huntsville police responded to a shooting call near this intersection of Eton Road and Whitney Avenue Monday night. HUNTSVILLE, Alabama-- Police say a man who claimed he was shot in the head while standing outside a home on Eton Street Monday night appears to have lied to to cover up a burglary.

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  19. Huntsville missionaries give gift of water, new life to remote Kenyan tribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Alabama Live

    Around three other taps, dozens waited to fill five-gallon cans, buckets and even bags made of animal skins. Before topping off, some washed their faces, hands and feet.

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  20. Huntsville fire crews investigating shed fire in residential neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Alabama Live

    Huntsville firefighters are investigating how a shed caught fire in the 3200 block of Stringfield Road Monday night. Firefighters responded to the residential area close to 9:30 p.m. They said it turned out to be a stand-alone shed rather than a house.

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