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DECATUR, AL (WAFF) - An environmental group that declared intent to file a lawsuit over high levels of potentially dangerous chemical compounds found in the water near the Decatur area has filed a federal lawsuit.
Decatur Youth Services would take over Carrie Matthews Recreation Center operations from the Parks and Recreation Department if the City Council approves a proposal presented Monday.
Youths killed in 'horrendous' crash connected to schools in Limestone, Madison counties Today at 12:15AM
Two young people with connections to Limestone County schools were among those killed in a Sunday night crash that also left another person dead and two injured, authorities said.
Fall armyworms invade local yards, fields Today at 12:10AM
An above-average population of fall armyworms this year is causing problems for area farmers and homeowners.
Aug. 30 police reports Today at 12:00AM
Two men injured in crash Yesterday at 9:45PM
Rescuers treat one of two men injured when their SUV flipped along Prince Circle Sunday afternoon. Both men were thought to have suffered serious injuries in the crash, which happened about 4 p.m. in …
Decatur man accused of punching girlfriend's eye and burning her legs Yesterday at 4:28PM
A Decatur man accused of knocking his girlfriend unconscious and placing lit cigarettes on her legs is facing a felony domestic-violence charge, authorities said.
3 youths with ties to schools in Limestone, Madison counties killed in crash Yesterday at 3:30PM
Two young people with connections to Limestone County schools were among those killed in a Sunday night crash that also left another dead and two injured, authorities said.
Lawrence County High senior named Distinguished Young Woman of Lawrence County Yesterday at 3:22PM
Jessica Graham will represent Lawrence County at Alabama’s Distinguished Young Woman program in January.
Road closures scheduled for Limestone Yesterday at 2:45PM
The Limestone County Emergency Management Agency reported that CSX Transportation would close the following railroad crossings for repair beginning at 5 p.m. Monday:
Ice skating club offering lessons Yesterday at 1:46PM
The Point Mallard Ice Skating Club is offering learn-to-skate classes beginning Thursday at the Point Mallard Ice Complex.
LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – There’s a long delay for drivers on Interstate 565 East, at the I-65 interchange. Drivers trying to head to Huntsville are blocked. It’s not clear what’s causing …
Hartselle leaders hear Walmart could leave if city stays dry Yesterday at 9:29PM
HARTSELLE, Ala. – The wet-dry argument in Hartselle is nothing new. City Council President Kenny Thompson says it has come up four or five times in the last fifteen years, and that the vote …
DECATUR, Ala. – On Sunday, police responded to a shooting in the 1300 block of Clover Avenue. Police were able to obtain a description of the two suspects believed to be linked to the …
State authorities locate missing inmate 8/28/2016
DECATUR, Ala. – Update: An inmate who escaped from The Alabama Department of Corrections is in police custody. Ramon Andre Nalls went missing from work release around 4 a.m. Sunday morning. …
DECATUR, Ala. -A 16-year-old on a bike was injured in a hit-and-run accident on Friday night. According to our news partners at AL.com, the Decatur Police responded to a 911 call around 11:40 …
HARTSELLE, Ala. – When schools want to celebrate their teams, they hold pep rallies, right? That’s always a great way for the student body to show their support. On Thursday morning, Hartselle …
DECATUR, Ala. – With round one of this year’s municipal elections in the past, Decatur Mayor Don Kyle and challenger Tab Bowling look ahead to the runoff. Mayor Kyle finished with 24% of the …
DECATUR, Ala. – Crews from Decatur Utilities’ electric department worked hard to restore power after problems at a substation left many without power Wednesday evening. The power outage was the …
DECATUR, Ala. – Decatur Police are investigating the death of an infant Wednesday. Police said it started at 2:25 a.m. Wednesday morning. Decatur Police and Decatur Fire and Rescue responded to an …
Decatur police say child left in parked car likely not injured, mother charged with child abuse 8/24/2016
DECATUR, Ala. – A Decatur woman is behind bars after police said she left her infant inside a parked car that was not running for about 20 minutes Wednesday afternoon. Decatur Police tell …