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The Huntsville Botanical Garden spent 2013 looking back at its first 25 years.
Crews on scene of fire at New Hope Furniture 2 hours ago
MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) – Fire crews are on scene at a large business fire in Owens Cross Roads.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - Residents are upset about some test flights from the Redstone Arsenal.
A court appearance for a former state senator, accused of campaign and ethics violations.
If you wrote bad checks in Marshall County, police were probably looking for you Friday morning.
ATHENS, Ala. (WAAY)-If you need to pay a ticket or go to court in Limestone County next month, get ready to go somewhere else. Courthouse staff are gearing up for a temporary move that will speed-up …
WAAY 31 FirstNews at 4: Friday, March 7, 2014 6 hours ago
Today at 4....good news for a bill to help the North Alabama Spay Neuter Clinic. It was passed by the state senate yesterday.
Ala man charged in death of ex-wife after divorce Today at 8:10AM
DOTHAN, Ala. (AP) — Dothan police say a man is charged with killing his ex-wife just days after their divorce became final.
Facebook expands server farm in Sweden Today at 7:53AM
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Facebook plans to build a new data center at its server farm in northern Sweden, less than a year after opening the plant, its first outside the United States.
Crews searching for man missing off Ala coast Today at 7:43AM
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The Coast Guard is searching the Gulf of Mexico for a crewman who fell off a fishing boat nearly 60 miles south of Mobile Bay.
Autopsy planned on body found along Alabama lake Today at 7:38AM
PELL CITY, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say human remains found along a northeast Alabama lake are those of a man, and an autopsy was planned to further identify him.
The show began at 1 p.m. today at the Von Braun Center and features more than 200 companies showcasing equipment and designs for remodeling a home.
According to an alert from the sheriff's office, the fire is fully-involved and crews are on scene.
The Madison County school board joined Madison City Schools and Huntsville City Schools in passing a resolution in support of Common Core education standards during Thursday's special session.
A Chicago thrift store worker was killed after a handgun found in a donated sock accidentally went off, Fox 32 News reported.
The Madison County school board has named a principal for the district's new intermediate school.
Kites, lights and prom season (Hall Pass) 6 hours ago
Welcome to Hall Pass, a weekly roundup of local, school-related and student-friendly happenings in our area.
Alabama slaughters 21 million chickens a week, controversial new USDA rule would speed up process, reduce poultry inspectors 6 hours ago
Federal rules allow for 140 birds to be processed on a line per minute and the new rule change would up the line speed to 175 birds per minute.
New legs make Palestinian girl's tour of the U.S. Space & Rocket Center a walk to the future (photos) 7 hours ago
It's all pink toes, nail polish and big smiles for Rawan Bsharat
DeKalb sheriff: Men taped up homeowner while stealing guns, knives, cash; victim hospitalized 7 hours ago
Two men, one of whom is in Georgia, were arrested Thursday by DeKalb County Sheriff's investigators, accused of taping up a Valley Head homeowner while robbing him on Valentine's Day, according to …
The calendar was revised to reflect four half days to provide teachers and staff with professional development training time during each grading period.
(CNN) — A passenger flight carrying 239 people from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing is missing and would likely have run...
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – This spring is going to be an exciting one, as Sci-Quest add new weekend activities and...
MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT)- New Hope Police is at the scene of a fire at New Hope Furniture store. The...
HUNTSVILLE, Ala.(WHNT)-A bill introduced in the Alabama Senate that would allow school systems to opt-out of Common Core faces an uphill...
EXCLUSIVE: Scottsboro Police Looking For Three People Suspected Of Passing Counterfeit Bills 4 hours ago
SCOTTSBORO, Ala. (WHNT) — Scottsboro Police are looking for three people they say passed hundreds of dollars worth of counterfeit...
SECTION, Ala. (WHNT) – Check out these photos from Macedonia School’s annual Read Across America Dr. Seuss parade!
HUNTSVILLE, Ala.(WHNT)-Should homeschool athletes get to play and compete for their local public high school? That’s the focus of the...
Yik-Yak App Causing Issues In Area Schools 4 hours ago
MOULTON, Ala. (WHNT) -Moulton Middle School was on lockdown for a while Friday morning, the result of an anonymous post...
The Hospitality Assistant is responsible for delivering and retrieving patient meal trays, providing individualized assistance to each patient, Hospitality Rounds...
Featured Job: Admissions Coordinator -Kindred Transitional Care & Rehab-Whitesburg Gardens 5 hours ago
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Malaysia loses contact with plane carrying 239 19 minutes ago
A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 carrying 239 people lost contact with air traffic control early Saturday morning on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, and international aviation authorities …
Cullman County Sheriff's investigators spent hours digging up a porch at West Point home on Friday, looking for clues in the disappearance of a woman who's been missing for more than four …
A massive road improvement project will be underway starting Monday morning. It will shut down a portion of Old Madison Pike for more than a year.
Fire breaks out at New Hope business 2 hours ago
A fire broke out at the New Hope Furniture Store on Highway 431 South. It happened Friday night just before 7 p.m.
Officer says US general sexually assaulted her 2 hours ago
An Army captain at the center of a sexual assault case that has scandalized the U.S. military testified Friday that a general twice forced her to perform oral sex on him during their three-year, …
The former Interim Lawrence County Administrator Tricia Galbreath rejected a settlement offer from the County Commission.
Prosecutors in Marshall County made good on a promise to arrest people with outstanding bad checks or court costs.
Former Muscle Shoals officer loses appeal 3 hours ago
The Alabama Court of Appeals upheld Greg Scoggins conviction. He was charged with shooting and killing a deer from his patrol car on federal property.
Thousands of Purple Martins nest in Bobby's Bama 4 hours ago
Jerral Johnson lives on the land his forefathers settled, but for the past 20 years he shared this beautiful place with purple martins.
Russia in patriotic fervor over Crimea 4 hours ago
Russia was swept up in patriotic fervor Friday in anticipation of bringing Crimea back into its territory, with tens of thousands of people thronging Red Square chanting "Crimea is Russia!" as a …
WZDX Fox 54 Huntsville
The new world of business computers Yesterday at 11:07PM
(BPT) - Choice is great, right? It sure is, except when the options leave your head spinning. Businesses have a lot to consider when purchasing computers these days with touch screen laptops, …
Lawsuit Filed Against Decatur 2/28/2014
A man is suing the city, the mayor, and all five city council members.
Commercial refrigeration: sizzling insight on the coolest part of your food service business 2/26/2014
There are a number of ingredients that go into creating a successful food service business, but arguably one of the most important is the refrigeration system. Not all refrigerators and coolers are …
List of school delays/closings for Friday, February 14, 2014. We will update this list as more information becomes available.
Here's a list of government and business closings for February 13th, 2014
Gate 8 Reopened at Redstone Arsenal 2/10/2014
Gate 8 at Redstone Arsenal has reopened for all incoming and outgoing traffic.
Building your professional brand 2/5/2014
(BPT) - Personal branding is an elusive topic to most people, yet it is important for career success. Wise professionals with career success know it can mean the difference between landing that dream …
(BPT) - Small businesses comprise approximately 50 percent of the total working U.S. population. In 2011, non-employer small businesses alone generated $989.6 billion total revenues, according to …
Whether it’s a quaint corner cafe, the newest chain in the neighborhood or a high-end steak house with the city’s hottest chef, every restaurant owner and manager knows what’s in …
(BPT) - With the economy improving, more job opportunities are appearing, giving today’s students openings to show prospective employers their skills and professional talents. However, the job …