Madison County Newswire

Madison County Newswire

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  1. Master plan for FBI expansion in Huntsville still not fully fundedRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | WAAY

    According to the Huntsville-Madison County Chamber of Commerce, the master plan to expand the FBI presence in Huntsville is not "fully funded." "There's some funding in place, for some parts of these moves, but you know, the master plan is yet to be fully funded" said Mike Ward, the The FBI already has a sizable presence on Redstone Arsenal, with the Hazardous Devices School and the Terrorist Explosive Devices Analytical Center located on the post.

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  2. Laron White leaving Tanner to coach SenatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Decatur Daily

    Longtime Tanner football coach Laron White has accepted a job at Sparkman High in Madison County. The Class 7A Senators announced this afternoon that White is the football program's new head coach.

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  3. Leadership Huntsville-Madison County prepares for leadership...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Since 1998, Sarah Savage has been a fixture with Leadership Huntsville/Madison County . She started that year as director of the program at the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce.

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  4. 41 guns found during drug bust in HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Madison County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives executed a search warrant in the 400 block of St. Clair Ln in Huntsville shortly before 5:30 a.m. The SWAT team entered the residence. Agents say they executed the warrant and found "ice" methamphetamine, Xanax and marijuana.

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  5. Competitors for Huntsville's new Battle of Food Truck All Stars announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... series was open to food trucks and food trailers, with valid business and health code licenses, based in Madison County or immediately adjacent counties. Downtown Huntsville Inc. is a nonprofit development organization that's brought an array of ...

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  6. More than 3 dozen guns, drugs seized in north Alabama investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    A year-long investigation yielded a seizure of more than three dozen guns and an array of illegal drugs, the Madison County sheriff's department said Thursday. Deputies on Wednesday also arrested Daniel Blake Sanders, 25, on drug charges.

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  7. Madison County Commission gives money to UAH for Dream Chaser studyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... Dream Chaser through Sierra Nevada and Teledyne Brown were to pan out, we're headed to phase two now," said Madison County Commission Chairman Dale Strong. "A re-entry permit through the FAA to bring Dream Chaser from the International Space Station ...

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  8. Madison County Commission supports local AUSA chapter Redstone HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    It's an event so successful the Madison County Commission is pulling out all the stops to get it back in Huntsville. The Association of the United States Army held its Global Force Symposium and Exposition here in Huntsville last March at the VBC.

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  9. It's not 'just a money thing,' sheriff says in opposing pistol permit billRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Alabama Live

    Pistol permits are a financial boon to the Madison County sheriff's department but that's not why Sheriff Blake Dorning opposes a Senate bill that would eliminate them. "We hear it's just a money thing," Dorning said Wednesday.

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  10. Huntsville STEAM Works acquires MindGear Labs, opening new space at Lowe MIllRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Alabama Live

    ... about accomplishing our goals in serving Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics right here in Madison County," Murdock said in a statement. "Fostering creativity and innovation through education and technology is our main mission and ...

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  11. 'Get off your hands and impeach this governor,' speaker says at Huntsville forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Alabama Live

    Members of the Madison County legislative delegation listen to citizen concerns at its annual forum on Monday night. An overflow crowd lined out both entrances of the Huntsville city council chambers.

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  12. Citizens pack into Madison County Legislative ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    For the rest of the legislative session, it will be the elected officials doing all the talking and the voting, but Monday night was a chance for citizens to voice their concerns directly to their representatives. Inside Huntsville City Hall was standing room only, and more than 50 people signed up to speak.

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  13. Superheroes Fun Run comes to Huntsville in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... organizations throughout our community. Each year they provide services to almost 10,000 people in Huntsville/Madison County. The Superheroes Fun Run will take place April 2 starting at 2 p.m. You can register for the event at nationalcac.org .

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  14. Madison County residents react to proposed Senate bill dealing with gun laws in the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Alabama Senate Bill 24 has caused a lot of heated debate. The Madison County Sheriff's Office is speaking out against it, with Sheriff Blake Dorning claiming that SB 24 is an attack on the safety of the law enforcement.

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  15. Franklin man arrested for avoiding sex offender registryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Williamson Herald

    Franklin Police worked with Federal authorities to identify a resident who had failed to register as a sex offender following his 2009 conviction in a child sex case out of Madison County, Ala. Detectives determined that 52-year-old Vittorio Villella had been living in Franklin for more than eight years, intentionally avoiding his requirement to register.

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  16. Madison County lawmakers hold public forum Monday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Madison County State Legislative Delegation will hold its annual public forum Monday evening. The event will be at Huntsville City Council Chambers from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Organizers say this is an opportunity to meet your state senators and representatives and to express your views on local and state issues.

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  17. NE Regional: Saks rides second-half offensive productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Anniston Star

    ... Westminster Christian (13-14) was up 9-0, but the second quarter provided no difference. The Wildcats from Madison County outscored its mascot counterpart from Calhoun County by three to hold a 19-10 halftime lead. "We knew coming in that points ...

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  18. NE Regional: Anniston's Final Four dream ends to Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Anniston Star

    Madison County's Jasmine Baker fouls Anniston's Miajah Bullock during the semifinal round of the NE Regional high school basketball tournament Monday at JSU's Pete Mathews Coliseum. Madison County's Jasmine Baker fouls Anniston's Miajah Bullock during the semifinal round of the NE Regional high school basketball tournament Monday at JSU's Pete Mathews Coliseum.

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  19. Huntsville woman accused of fatally striking 75-year-old pedestrian, leaving the sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Alabama Live

    ... scene of an accident, a Class C felony, according to the Madison Police Department. She was released from the Madison County Jail after posting $30,000 bail. After striking 75-year-old Huntsville resident Carol Ann Medley with her vehicle on ...

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  20. County commissioner speaks on importance of mental health boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Madison County Commission currently has open spots on the Huntsville-Madison County mental health board, that they're hoping to fill with the right person. "If you can imagine that nationwide, one out of four individuals are medically diagnosed as mentally ill.

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