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  1. Arrest made in Huntsville homicide investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The victim, 35-year-old Kelvin Kenzenski Howard, died at the scene. Police said Howard was fighting with 18-year-old Shaquille Baker inside the home. Huntsville Police continue to investigate. Baker was charged with murder and booked into the Madison County Metro Jail. His bond has not been set.

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  2. Commission Reviews Spousal Health Coverage DilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    More than a dozen widows who were married to retired Madison County employees saw their health insurance coverage dropped earlier this year, and one county commissioner now says it's time to give it back.

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  3. Madison County deputy cleared of stealing murder victim's gunRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Steve Parton, former Madison County deputy, prevailed in Madison County district court today.

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  4. Judge won't reduce $250,000 bond for 63-year-old Huntsville man charged with murder of 73-year-oldRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- A Madison County judge has denied a request by a 63-year-old murder defendant to have his bond reduced from $250,000 in the shooting death of a 73-year-old.

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  5. Trulock: Madison's Growth Calls for Continued Road ImprovementsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... teams in Madison, and says he's learned from that experience you can't do it alone. "The latest census shows Madison County is growing, and the reason for that is we have a great partnership with Huntsville City, Madison County and Madison City," ...

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  6. North Huntsville ministers call for prayer over city school desegregation planRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... joined Alabama State Rep. Laura Hall, Huntsville City Councilmen Will Culver and Richard Showers and Madison County Commissioner Robert Harrison in signing a letter to the federal judge considering the city's desegregation plan outlining reasons why ...

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  7. Remington wants Huntsville firearms plant address to better reflect company's heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... to create a minimum of 1,868 advanced manufacturing jobs by 2021. At full production, Remington would be Madison County's third-largest private employer. Under a development agreement with the city, Remington will rent the plant for $1.25 million ...

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  8. Sexual abuse cases against Huntsville man -- whose twin brother is in ...Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Sexual abuse cases against Huntsville man -- whose twin brother is in Colorado prison on similar charges -- headed to grand jury HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- The sexual abuses cases against Brian Frederick Lucas, whose twin brother was recently sentenced to prison in Colorado on child sex charges, are headed to a Madison County grand jury after he waived ... (more)

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  9. Crumbling Bank Worries Madison County DriversRead the original story

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    You can find it along Highway 72 East as you leave Huntsville and Head to Scottsboro.

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  10. Local Mission Workers Keep Tabs On Ukraine CrisisRead the original story

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... eastern Ukraine, and usually brings two to three dozen people from various Southern Baptist churches around Madison County on the summer mission trips. "Some options are in play to remove some of our folks from danger," said Parker. "This is the ...

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  11. Madison County Schools Superintendent Candidates Put Best Foot ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    WHNT News 19 is Taking Action to help you learn more about the three candidates running for Madison County Superintendent.

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  12. Man Accused of Trying to Kill Huntsville Officer Released from JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... his bail money. Kuponiyi was released on his own recognizance just after 10 a.m. Tuesday according to the Madison County jail log. Investigators believe Kuponiyi slammed officer Jonathan Sallis to the ground behind the Quizno's on University Drive ...

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  13. Live updates from the Madison County superintendent forumRead the original story

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- The candidates for Madison County superintendent are taking the stage shortly to answer questions about their qualifications, educational philosophy and more in the race's second forum.

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  14. Election of Madison County School Superintendent is Uncommon Across NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Madison County Schools superintendent hasn't always been an elected position.

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  15. Black ministers and Councilman Will Culver join growing opposition to Huntsville zone linesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    ... March 31, is notable for new and prominent names, including Culver and 10 ministers in north Huntsville. Madison County Commissioner Bob Harrison, Councilman Richard Showers and Rep. Laura Hall also signed the letter, but unlike Culver each had ...

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  16. Veteran coach Ron Cooper not too defensive about how 'fans like points scored'Read the original story

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    who was inducted Monday into the Huntsville-Madison County Athletic Hall of Fame -- won't get paranoid about the rules-makers making his life more miserable. There has been much off-season hullabaloo about rules that enabled sped-up offenses and ...

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  17. Huntsville man, 63, wants $250,000 bond reduced following arrest in killing of 73-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- A 63-year-old man charged with shooting a 73-year-old in the victim's front yard last month, will appear before a Madison County judge Wednesday seeking a reduction in his $250,000 bond.

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  18. Shooting over Mexican Mafia pot robbery results in Huntsville murder indictmentsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    ... William Barrett Slade, Jessie McCleney Greene, Brian Andre McCrary, were indicted by the April term of the Madison County grand jury on a charge of murder, in the shooting death of 18-year-old Henry Woods. Woods, was shot in the back multiple times ...

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  19. Got opinions about the proposed $46M Monrovia high school? Be heard at April 24 work sessionRead the original story

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    The Madison County school system wants to build a new high school in Monrovia to relieve crowding at Sparkman High, located on Jeff Road in Harvest.

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  20. Bob Harrison's letter blasting Huntsville school board now part of court recordRead the original story

    Tuesday | Alabama Live

    ... asked for to begin with. It's unfortunate that we had to go through all of this to have input." Harrison, the Madison County Commissioner for north Huntsville, wrote a public letter to U.S. District Judge Madeline Hughes Haikala, urging the court to ...

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