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  1. Do tornadoes have favorite paths or does it just seem that way?Read the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Alabama Live

    ... in different years tracking just west of I-20/59 have seemingly followed in each other's footsteps . Look in Madison County. Since 1974, four tornadoes in different years traveled eerily similar tracks as well while a fifth intersected three of ...

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  2. Fundraising continues for Harvest storm shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... plan, the storm shelter will be completed sometime this summer. It will be the first public storm shelter in Madison County.

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  3. Live updates from Saturday's AHSAA first round baseball playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    ... the following day. For those series starting today, the if-necessary game will be played on Monday. Class 5A Madison County scored three runs in the final two innings to down Ardmore 7-6 in eight innings in the final game of the best-of-three ...

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  4. Donations needed to finish construction of largest Madison Co. storm shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    North Alabama's history with tornadoes has many people taking severe weather threats very seriously. One Madison County community hit by four deadly tornadoes over the last 30 years is now taking action on a community shelter for protection.

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  5. Troopers ID teen killed in Friday wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTVM

    ... he wreck and were taken to an area hospital. Gurley Fire Department, Moore's Mill Fire Department, Huntsville-Madison County Rescue Squad, Madison County Sheriff's Department and Alabama State Troopers responded to the wreck.

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  6. 18-year-old killed in east Madison County wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    ... collided in the 3700 block. One of the drivers, 18-year-old Juwan Toney, was pronounced dead at the scene. Madison County Deputy Coroner Tyler Berryhill said the cause was multiple blunt force injuries. Berryhill said the people in the other vehicle ...

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  7. Madison County teenager killed in fatal car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    A Madison County teen is dead and three others were taken to the hospital after an accident on Maysville Road Friday. Friends of the victim tell us 18-year-old Juwan Toney died in the wreck.

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  8. Madison police arrested eight people in an anti-prostitution operation.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTVM

    ... were made between the suspects and the undercover officer. All suspects were arrested and taken to the Madison County Jail. Brett Bonnell, 49 of Athens, Kendall Blaxton, 58 of Danville, Eric Matthews, 44 of New Market, Jessica Fletcher, 31 of ...

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  9. 1 killed, 3 injured in Maysville Road wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTVM

    ... in the wreck and were taken to the hospital. Gurley Fire Department, Moore's Mill Fire Department, Huntsville-Madison County Rescue Squad, Madison County Sheriff's Department and Alabama State Troopers responded to the wreck.

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  10. Spending by travelers in Madison County tops $1 billion in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    More travelers spent money on hotels, restaurants, shopping and transportation in Madison County last year compared to 2013, according to a new report from the Alabama Department of Tourism. The Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau announced today travelers spent $1.08 billion in Madison County and were responsible for 14,674 jobs, resulting in a 8.4 percent increase.

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  11. 1 killed in Maysville wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Gurley Fire Department, Moores Mill Fire Department, Huntsville-Madison County Rescue Squad, Madison County Sheriff's Department and Alabama State Troopers are on the scene of a fatal wreck on 3790 Maysville Road. State Troopers confirm that an 18-year-old male was killed in the wreck.

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  12. What do you want to 'Ask an Atheist'? Bring questions to library eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    ... and free-thought leaders will answer questions like those at 'Ask an Atheist,' a free event at the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library's main branch on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. (The Huntsville Times file/Glenn Baeske). Chuck ...

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  13. Kitchen Cops; 4 low performers, one for 5th straight timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Dreamland Bar-B-Que on University Drive in Huntsville scored an 81 with the Madison County Health Department. The inspector reports finding dented cans.

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  14. "Elvis For the Vets" at the VBC Saturday April 25thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    ... 2015, 7:00 pm at the Von Braun Center's Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. The show is a benefit for the Huntsville-Madison County Veterans Memorial Foundation. The performance showcases the talents of two, world-class Elvis Tribute Artists known as the ...

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  15. Death penalty trial date moved for man charged with strangling 91-year-old neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Alabama Live

    ... DNA test results and the November trial date was pushed back to May 18, 2015. The case was being heard by Madison County Circuit Judge Billy Bell, but Bell retired this year. The case is now before Bell's successor Circuit Judge Alison Austin. ...

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  16. Huntsville man charged in multiple robberies of check-cashing businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Alabama Live

    Brandon Rashad Calhoun, 24, was booked into the Madison County jail on six counts of robbery. Three of those charges were levied by the Huntsville Police; three come from the Madison County Sheriff's Office.

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  17. 300 state park job cuts looming if Alabama budget crisis isn't resolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Alabama Live

    ... warned about the cuts last week during a speech in Montgomery to the Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County. Pitching his $541 million tax increase, Bentley said the number of game wardens may also decline. Potential closures include ...

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  18. Huntsville may jump Tennessee River into Morgan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Alabama Live

    ... city for future expansion of Ditto, the 572-acre public park and marina at the base of Whitesburg Bridge in Madison County. "We could protect the viewscape and control development that happens over on that (Morgan County) side," Robinson told AL.com ...

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  19. Brandon Rashad CalhounRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WTVM

    ... cash drawer, Calhoun assaulted her. She sustained minor injuries in the attack. Calhoun is being held in the Madison County Jail on a $180,000 bond. He is charged with three counts of robbery.

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  20. Ditto Landing plans revealed, include ziplines, greenways and water sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... chairman Wallace Kirkpatrick. "We, as the steward, have a responsibility to perfect it for public use." The Madison County Commission also provided $20,000 of seed money to jumpstart the project that is expected to jumpstart the revitalization of ...

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