Huntsville - Madison

California congressman serves Rep. Mo Brooks with Capitol siege lawsuit

City of Huntsville will begin Old Madison Pike Bridge demolition Sunday

  California woman arrested in Huntsville for allegedly participating in Jan. 6 Capitol Riot

  Man in critical condition after early morning crash in Huntsville

  How city planners prepare as Huntsville’s on track to become largest city in Alabama

Family displaced, firefighters save cat from house fire

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  Oakwood University will soon start a vaccine clinic

  Huntsville man walking 100 miles to raise awareness of children living with disease

$5 million price tag to make improvements to Highway 53 in Madison County

  Attorney says he is “cautiously optimistic” about HPD’s response to the viral stomping video

  Drivers say construction on I-565 continues to damage vehicles; what to do about it

Gov. Kay Ivey awards North Alabama counties with COVID-19 funds

  Community leaders continue Florence machete attack investigation

WAFF 48 spoke with Lauderdale County District Attorney Chris Connolly to follow up on what’s happened since the standoff in Florence

  ‘The March Continues’: Around 50 people march streets of downtown Huntsville for police reform

Fifty people took over the streets of downtown Huntsville Thursday night one year after the protest which ended in tear gas and rubber bullets.

  Huntsville Police Dept. investigating multiple graffiti reports near Bob Wallace, Triana Blvd.

Since Mid-May police have received multiple reports of graffiti on property. We’re told it doesn’t appear to be gang related, but police are seeing a pattern.

  The March Continues: Huntsville protestors say they see no change in the city one year later

“Huntsville’s a great city, but leadership continues to let people down,”

  Deputies investigating home invasion involving deadly shooting in Harvest

Huntsville Police investigation rules an officer’s recent actions out of policy

  Huntsville restaurant owners expand business throughout COVID-19 pandemic

  Gov. Ivey visits U.S. Space & Rocket Center to ‘Welcome Back Space Camp’

  BLM-Huntsville leaders say ‘the march continues’

  Mark C. Smith Concert Hall upgrades, Broadway Theater League announces 2021-2022 show lineup

  Huntsville City Council members want to see action plan for HPD

After a year of waiting on the city’s citizens advisory council’s review of the department stemming from last year’s protests, people in the community and some local leaders are growing impatient for action.

  Preventing cyber attacks: investing in system protections & training future cyber experts

The recent cyber attacks around the country, as well as ones locally, begs the question; what do we need to do to protect ourselves?

Rosa Parks Committee requests DOJ to investigate Huntsville Police Department

In a press release shared with WAFF, local leaders with the Rosa Parks Committee announced the request they wrote to the DOJ as well as a personal statement.

  How HPD handles internal affairs complaints similar to viral Facebook Live case

“Even if you’re not 100 percent sure you believe us... come in, give us the opportunity and then judge us afterward,” said Ware.

  Mazda Toyota Manufacturing unveils first vehicle in production line up

The Toyota Corolla Cross is coming to Huntsville.

Deputies searching for one man who robbed a liquor store in Huntsville

Madison County Sheriff’s investigators need your help to identify one male who robbed a liquor store in Huntsville on Monday.

  Madison County Schools honor 94-year-old woman with special graduation ceremony

Some will say it’s never too late to finish what you’ve started, even if it takes 79 years to do so.

  Madison County Rental Assistance program arrives after five months of waiting

With a possible end toe CDC Eviction Moratorium coming soon, the clock is ticking to get this money to people who need it.

  Drake State offering free STEM learning experience to teens

Are your middle or high schoolers looking for summer learning?

  Drivers pay record gas prices during Memorial Day weekend

“We saw the highest Memorial Day gasoline prices we had seen since 2014.”

  Fraternal Order of Police reviews HPD and Kemontae Hobbs incident

WAFF took the video to Everett Johnson, the President of the Alabama Fraternal Order of Police. He says from what we know, it appears the force used is what was needed to get the job done.

Madison County Emergency Rental Assistance application live

After months of a back and forth between Madison County Commissioners, people struggling to pay their rent can now officially apply for their share of over $5 million in rental assistance.

  Rocket City Pride hosting events throughout June for Pride Month

For many, Pride Month is not just about the fight for equality, but also to let LGTBQ+ people know there is a safe community where they can feel accepted.

  Multiple vehicles collide on Highway 431 in Owens Cross Roads

One person is in critical condition after multiple vehicles were involved in a car accident in Owens Cross Roads Tuesday night.

  Help the East Limestone Marching Indians take their talent to Hawaii

The East Limestone Indians say it's an honor to be asked to march in the Vietnam Veterans Day parade in Hawaii next year. But before some 160 band members can board a plan, they need funds to cover the cost of the trip.

Madison County Schools offering summer meals to students in need

The Madison County School System is partnering with the United States Department of Agriculture to provide meals to students in need throughout the summer.

  Huntsville police release statement following video of officer kicking arrest subject

A Huntsville Police Officer was seen on-camera kicking a man who was under arrest at a Mapco on University Drive in Huntsville on Sunday.

  Number of lifeguards at Point Mallard Waterpark causes issues with scheduling

Fewer lifeguards than normal. Point Mallard’s water park is celebrating its 50th birthday, but you may notice something different this season.

  Frustrations continue for business owners as Church St. construction faces delay

Construction around Church St. in Huntsville is now projected to be finished in September.

  Madison woman works to help connect families of fallen veterans

Memorial Day is a time to remember our heroes who gave the ultimate sacrifice. On Monday there were several ceremonies to remember those heroes, but for Madison resident Julie Kink her brother’s death in Vietnam is something she keeps in mind every day.

  Customer daily limit for brewery to-go sales to triple in August

You’ll soon be able to take home more of your favorite craft beer at a time.

  “Stories Behind The Stars” writing legacy of WW2 casualties, heroes

“Stories Behind The Stars” writing legacy of WW2 casualties, heroes

  Birthday party held in remembrance of 3-year-old shooting victim

In 2018, 3-year-old Livia Robinson was the victim of a drive-by shooting. She was shot and killed while she slept on the sofa in her own home. Livia would be 7 years old today.

  Huntsville man tells story of surviving blood clot, stroke

Huntsville man tells story of surviving blood clot, stroke

  Huntsville police investigating an overnight apartment shooting

One person has life-threatening injuries after Huntsville Police Officers responded to a call of shots fired around midnight Monday morning.

  Memorial walk in remembrance of Army veteran Crystal Ragland

People from across the Tennessee Valley came together and marched in honor of an Army veteran, Crystal Ragland, who was shot and killed by Huntsville police 2 years ago.

Huntsville Police arrests suspect in Binford Drive shooting; victim died at hospital on Saturday

The Huntsville Police Department announced the arrest of 22-year-old Christopher Kwan Freeman on Sunday.

  Air Force Academy-bound Alabama teen donates his hair to kids battling cancer

Kieran cut his 19-inch-long afro with the goal of donating the hair for use in wigs for children battling cancer.

SUV hits billboard, fence near Memorial Parkway

A single-vehicle accident involving a rollover near Memorial Parkway sent one person to the hospital on Sunday.

  Alabama public health order set to expire May 31; what you need to know

“Come the fall and winter, there are more activities where people are indoors, they’re closer together, more opportunities for respiratory droplets to spread. If we don’t have enough people vaccinated we could certainly see a resurgence of COVID in that time.”

  Memorial walk planned for veteran killed by Huntsville police officers

A march for reform and in honor of an Army veteran who was shot and killed by Huntsville police is planned over the Memorial Day weekend.

  Potential skybridge could be coming to the Rocket City

A potential skybridge could eventually be up in Huntsville.Thursday night, city leaders approved an agreement for grant-writing services to help fund a proposed skybridge for pedestrians and bicyclists.

  Protest review costs City of Huntsville $655,893

Lightfoot, Franklin & White received $655,893.34 from the City of Huntsville for assisting the citizens advisory committee in the protest review.

  City leaders weigh in on plans for upgrading Joe Davis Stadium

Plans to re-design the Joe Davis Stadium are still underway. Thursday night Huntsville city leaders gave the all-clear to modify the design contract for upgrades to Joe Davis Stadium.

Multiple crashes causing delays on Memorial Parkway

ALDOT reports a crash is causing delays in northbound lanes of Memorial Parkway near Bob Wallace Avenue.

Huntsville City Council selects District 4 School Board candidates

Huntsville City Council members will interview five candidates for the District 4 Huntsville City School Board seat during public meetings on Friday, June 4th and Monday June 7th.

ATV accident on Spragins Hollow Road leaves one in critical condition

An ATV accident resulted in a critical injury in Huntsville on Friday.

  Kitchen Cops: Convenience store crackdown

The lowest scores this week all came from gas & go’s across the Valley.

  City proposes major changes to Joe Davis renovation plan

Proposal to turbo-charge renovation plans at Joe Davis Stadium raise interest, questions

  Future development of Town Madison

When it’s all said and done, Town Madison will have 3-thousand new homes and around 10 hotels and restaurants.

  Madison County teacher, principal reflect on school year experiences during a pandemic

School leaders from across the nation agree this year has been anything but normal. As the school year comes to an end on Friday, teachers and administrators at Madison County Schools say the sentiment is the same in north Alabama.

No injuries reported in Huntsville house fire

Officials say no one was home when the fire started just before 7 p.m. on Armstrong Street.

  Huntsville man found guilty of murder in connection to 2018 shooting

Charles Mosby was found guilty in a Huntsville courtroom late this afternoon.

  Man who allegedly abducted 16-year-old Morgan County girl now in custody

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office reports deputies are on-scene of a possible abduction and hostage situation.

Former Madison County man sentenced to 50 years in prison on child exploitation charges

According to court documents, Beatty targeted and manipulated pre-teen and teenage girls through various online chat apps using false names and identities.

  Advocacy group leaders: ‘We will continue to fight for equal justice’

Tuesday marked one year since the death of George Floyd. Tuesday night community members gathered together for a march and candlelight vigil in his name.

  What to know to avoid a hot car death tragedy

With temperatures rising, it’s more critical than ever to start forming smart habits. Every year, around 40 children die after being left in a hot car.

  A March for Justice: A George Floyd Commemoration in Huntsville

People around North Alabama gathered for one common goal… A march for justice: a George Floyd commemoration.

  Huntsville High School JROTC cadets will soon be Space Force JROTC Guardians

Huntsville’s JROTC Air Force program was chosen as one of 10 units across the country to be part of the U.S. Space Force Program.

  Community members fix Huntsville pool, doors open Memorial Day weekend

The Chapman Pool in Northeast Huntsville needed some work, so a group of volunteers spent hundreds of hours and their own money doing the work.

  Campsites, RV Parks hard to find this Memorial Day weekend

As you drive around Sharon Johnston Park in Madison County, you will see dozens of RV’s, with families camping and enjoying the great outdoors.

Redstone Arsenal to celebrate 246 years of the U.S. Army

The event includes a ‘cruise-in’ car show, food trucks, craft vendors, fireworks, a glow stick fun run around the gateway, and more to honor the Army’s heritage and traditions.

Birmingham man receives 3-year sentence for fraud on fallen Huntsville Police Officer’s memorial fund

On May 25, Hammonds was sentenced to 37 months in prison by a federal judge in Birmingham.

Concrete truck rolls into another vehicle following tire blowout

A concrete truck rolled over and collided with another vehicle after blowing a tire on Highway 431 North Tuesday morning.

  UAH students work on submersible storage system for possible Navy use

A storage system for a Navy submersible developed by students from the University of Alabama in Huntsville is in the running for use in the navy.

  Huntsville group to hold march, vigil in George Floyd’s name

Tuesday marks the one year since the death of George Floyd.

Road resurfacing to begin on I-565 in Madison, Huntsville this week

The Alabama Department of Transportation will begin more than eight miles of road resurfacing on Interstate 565 in Madison and Huntsville this week.

  Huntsville Police leaders discuss what they’ve learned in year since Floyd killing

"We have to work with the community to find out what are the needs in their neighborhoods, what are they wanting from their police department, because we work for the community, we work for the citizens.”