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  1. Former press secretary named communications director for Huntsville ChamberRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Rice worked as a communications team lead at NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, along with being a press secretary for two U.S. Senators. The Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County has named Carrie Rice , a former press secretary in Washington D.C., as its new communications director.

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  2. Huntsville Chamber of Commerce taps former press secretary as new communications directorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- The Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County has tapped a former press secretary on Capitol Hill as its new communications director. Carrie Rice, who grew up in Alaska and lives in Madison with her husband Michael, was the director of marketing and communications for the city of Addison, Texas, prior to joining the Chamber.

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  3. Choose the Tennessee Valley Player of the Week for Nov. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... up a TD with a 65-yard kick return, and picked off a pass in a 56-8 win at Walter Wellborn. Tyler Gurley , Madison County : Ran for 75 yards and three touchdowns (12, and 4 yards, 1 yard) on 28 carries, and completed 11 of 14 passes for 105 yards, a ...

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  4. Brothers' argument escalates to fired shotgun, Huntsville police reportRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... in this case was arrested and charged with third-degree domestic violence (menacing) and transported to the Madison County Metro Jail. His bond has not been set. The investigator advised that he is not pursuing charges against the shooter in this ...

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  5. Disney on Ice brings 'treasure trove' to VBCRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... SERIES will return to the VBC Playhouse this week. The concert will be held on Friday, November 28. MADISON COUNTY COIN CLUB will be meeting Tuesday, November 25. The meeting will be at the Thomas W. Davidson Senior Center on Drake Avenue from ...

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  6. Huntsville anti-abortion group pushes for law to block new clinic,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    ... directly across from the former Ed White Middle School which is being remodeled as a magnet school site. Madison County Circuit Judge Alan Mann ruled the plaintiffs in the case didn't have standing to bring the lawsuit. He found none of them were ...

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  7. Make your semifinal predictions in the Tennessee Valley pick 'em challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    I enjoyed a rebound week in the quarterfinal round, picking six of eight games correctly. I missed on the Madison County and Pleasant Grove upsets.

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  8. Rocket City Chili Cookoff draws crowd, goes greenRead the original story

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Catherine Courtney, NCAC Development Director, said, "One hundred percent of the proceeds go to the NCAC. So we help children and families here in Madison County who have been victims of abuse.

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  9. Mayors Battle, Trulock go head-to-head for Mayor's Cup tennis tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... professionals, Battle and Trulock were sweating it out for the fundraiser that benefits Leadership Huntsville/Madison County. "We had 100 or so people here tonight. Just a great cause for Leadership," said Mayor Trulock. "I'm proud to be here to ...

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  10. Huntsville police working to confirm ID of woman found dead in Twickenham Historic DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    Madison County Coroner Craig Whisenant said police are still trying to find family members of the woman who they believe was a transient traveler. A police report stated the woman was found unresponsive and pronounced dead at the scene.

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  11. Turkey Toss contest becoming popular at Annual Walter Jones Turkey BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Alabama Live

    ... will benefit HEALS, Inc., an organization providing school-based primary health care for needy children in Madison County. "It's been something that I really take pride in and enjoy being a part of," Jones said. "Every year it gets bigger and bigger ...

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  12. Huntsville police locate suspect in Friday night robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Alabama Live

    ... arged with robbery after officers spotted him later during a traffic stop, according to police. He remains in Madison County Jail.

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  13. Madison County puts on best defensive performance in upset of No. 3 East LimestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    GURLEY, Alabama -- The chatter leading up to tonight's Madison County-East Limestone Class 5A semifinal matchup revolved around if the Tigers cold move the ball against the Indians' stingy defense. But it was Madison County's stop unit that stole the show.

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  14. Madison County 28, East Limestone 7: Tigers knock off top-5 opponent for second straight weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    Go ahead and call Madison County an underdog. They don't mind the term. The unranked Tigers had their best defensive performance of the season and pulled off a second straight upset, knocking off No.

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  15. $11,000 in marijuana seized in Huntsville trafficking operation; 3 arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    ... Three people were arrested on drug charges brought forward by both the Huntsville Police Department and STAC. Madison County Jail records show Dior Lavar Boyd, 25, is charged with first-degree possession of marijuana, possession of a controlled ...

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  16. Huntsville & Madison municipal leaders to compete for Mayor's Cup this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Mayors Tommy Battle and Troy Trulock of Huntsville and Madison are preparing to go head-to-head in a tennis match this weekend for a great cause. "Leadership does so much for our community, they give back to our community in many ways so this a great way to play a little tennis, have a lot of fun and support Leadership," who serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors for Leadership Huntsville/Madison County.

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  17. Harris Home for Children to celebrate 60th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... Harris Home for Children was founded in 1954 and has served approximately 4,000 youth throughout Huntsville, Madison County and the state of Alabama. It is licensed as a foster care and child placement agency, and provides a wide array of programs ...

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  18. Weeklong Thanksgiving break means more students out amid shoppers next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Alabama Live

    ... All 12-month employees will work Monday and Tuesday and be off Wednesday through Friday. Madison city and Madison County students will have class Monday and Tuesday. Those districts will both be closed Wednesday through Friday. Long holiday breaks ...

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  19. Man investigators are '100 percent' certain will be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Alabama Live

    ... in Owens Cross Roads in the area of the couple's Hill Road home. After her husband's arrest last month, Madison County Sheriff's Department Sgt. Brian Chaffin said the department was "100 percent" certain Carrithers would be convicted. "I'm not sure ...

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  20. Huntsville/Madison County closings for 2014 Thanksgiving holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Here's a list of businesses, attractions, and schools that will be open or closed for the Thanksgiving holiday and Friday. Huntsville Times: Thanksgiving papers sold starting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at former Huntsville Times Building and at AL.com's current Huntsville location at 200 Westside Square, Closed Thursday, Open Friday CCS Limestone County garbage pickup: There will be no change in collection this week.

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