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  1. Guntersville coach bonds out of Huntsville jail, will face more sex crime charges in...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- The former Guntersville volunteer coach accused of sexually abusing young girls bonded out of the Madison County Metro Jail approximately 24 hours after his re-arrest.

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  2. Madison Co. Schools prepare for upcoming yearRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Madison County School System is getting ready for the 2014-2015 school year with its annual board conference in Huntsville.

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  3. New business startups invited to Alabama crowdfunding seminar in HuntsvilleRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... crowdfunding. Alabama Securities Commission Deputy Director Ed Reed will join State Rep. Laura Hall and the Madison County Legislative Delegation for the seminar, which will include a Q&A session and free handouts on crowdfunding. The Decatur-Morgan ...

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  4. Roadwork at U.S. 72 and Moontown reducing highway to one lane east of HuntsvilleRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Commuters heading east on U.S. 72 between from Huntsville towards Scottsboro are advised to expect traffic delays until about 5 p.m. Crews are adding a turn lanes at U.S. 72 East and Moontown Road in eastern Madison County.

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  5. Guntersville soccer coach posts bail after most recent arrest; faces new warrant and more chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... evidence to process and more charges may be pending."I think the facts are bearing out that what happened in Madison County are not unique, and we believe there are going to be other crimes that are committed maybe not just here but other places." ...

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  6. R. Fathers M.A.D. celebrates 5 years of mentoring at-risk youth with $11,000 grantRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... competency, and avoidance of high risk behavior while providing leadership and life skills to young men in Madison County and surrounding areas. "I cannot begin to express my appreciation for the overwhelming support RFM has received throughout the ...

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  7. Madison County sheriff takes 'killer off the streets' in...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... the five-year investigation, authorities said today. At a press conference today, though, officials for the Madison County Sheriff's Department released few details in how they solved the case or what led to Fearn's arrest. Officials also declined ...

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  8. Shelby moms are older: How do the ages of Alabama's mothers vary by county?Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... mothers is around 25. That is, about half of all mothers are younger than that age, and half are older. In Madison County, one in three mothers has been at least 30 years old at the time of birth, based on data going back to 1990. And in Shelby ...

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  9. Amen to call for action to help struggling Huntsville schools and students: opinionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Commissioner Bob Harrison, far left, and Mayor Tommy Battle, far right, were singing the same hymn at a community meeting Wednesday at Union Chapel Missionary Baptist Church Wednesday night, July 23, 2014 ) On the front row of the church, there were Madison County Commissioner Bob Harrison and Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle, singing the same hymn.

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  10. This day in Huntsville history: New Kroger store opens in 'growing city' of MadisonRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... called it "the prototype for a new generation of Kroger superstores, designed to serve diverse areas such as Madison County that have a variety of tastes and customer needs. ... Madison is one of the fastest growing markets we serve," he said. 10 ...

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  11. Many new businesses heading to River RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... he Prattville Smashburger is only the chain's second location in Alabama. The first is outside Huntsville, in Madison County.

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  12. Challenge to take action main message in community prayer meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    ... district and how to mobilize community members to take action. Several ministers, Mayor Tommy Battle, Madison County Commissioner Bob Harrison, Alabama State Rep. Laura Hall, Huntsville City Councilmen Richard Showers and attorneys from the NAACP ...

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  13. Training the next generation of leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... will graduate from the Challenge Youth Leadership Program. The program is part of Leadership Huntsville/Madison County. Public, private and home-school students from Huntsville, Madison and Madison County are eligible to apply for the week-long ...

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  14. Madison County man arrested in 2009 murder of family memberRead the original story

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- The Madison County Sheriff's Office made an arrest in a nearly five-year-old murder case on Wednesday.

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  15. Arrest made in 2009 Madison County murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Madison County Sheriff's Office confirms to WHNT News 19 that Clarence Fearn has been arrested and charged in connection with the murder of his stepfather, George Woodard, Jr. According to WHNT News 19 archives, the Madison County Sheriff's Department had a person in custody in connection with the shooting on September 30, 2009.

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  16. Guntersville coach re-arrested on more child sex crime charges in HuntsvilleRead the original story

    Wednesday | Alabama Live

    ... "We had a second victim come forward and disclose certain acts that David Barrow had done to her," said Madison County Assistant District Attorney Tim Gann. "It is related to earlier charges that we had. Once the second victim came forward and made ... 3 comments

  17. Flash flood warning for Limestone, northwestern Madison County until 3 p.m.Read the original story

    Wednesday | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama-- The National Weather Service in Huntsville has issued a flash flood warning for northern Limestone County and northwestern Madison County until 3 p.m.

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  18. New lawyer for Carl Herold in Huntsville multi-count child sex case, bond cut denied for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Alabama Live

    ... Dunnvant, domestic partners, are charged with a combined 30 counts of sexual abuse, sodomy and conspiracy. Madison County Assistant District Attorney Jason Scully-Clemmons, who's prosecuting the two men with Assistant DA Gabrielle Helix, told ...

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  19. Stop Sign Doesn't Work At Huntsville IntersectionRead the original story

    Tuesday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Moores Mill Road in Huntsville and Madison County is busy. For much of its length it's a narrow, hilly, two lane road.

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  20. Current, future Madison Co. superintendents meet post-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Madison County School leaders have started a transition between superintendents, in which school board members and incoming superintendent Matt Massey acknowledged was potentially strained and, in some respects unprecedented.

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