Madison County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Democratic candidate for Alabama Senate vows to refuse salary, push for term limits if electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Alabama Live

    A former Democratic state lawmaker from Madison County is promising to work for free if voters send him back to Montgomery this fall. Along with refusing to take a legislative salary if elected, Angelo "Doc" Mancuso announced Monday that he would push for term limits and work to roll back House and Senate salaries to 1998 levels.

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  2. Investigation warranted in Huntsville Cabela's deal: opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Alabama Live

    ... and impartially. Battle did the right thing in referring his notes from the Breland conversation to Madison County District Attorney Rob Broussard. Broussard, in turn, did the right thing in referring the entire matter to Strange to investigate. ... 1 comment

  3. Prosecutors seeking death for man in killing of 91-year-old neighbor must cite reasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Prosecutors have to spell out their reasons for seeking the death penalty in the case of a Huntsville man charged with strangling his 91-year-old neighbor in August 2011, a Madison County judge has ruled. Madison County Circuit Judge Bill Bell last week granted a defense request which will require the Madison County District Attorney's office to disclose within 30 days the "aggravating circumstances" they will cite in seeking the death penalty for John Clayton Owens.

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  4. Road construction closures near Wall Triana in Madison County set for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Alabama Live

    Wall Triana Highway, from Advent Drive to Ervin Lane will be closed Tuesday, from 8 a.m. until noon for road construction. Landess Circle, from Draper Road to Wall Triana will be closed Tuesday, from noon until 4 p.m. for road construction.

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  5. Madison County DA asks state to investigate alleged wrongdoing in Cabela's recruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange has been asked to investigate alleged improprieties in the recruitment of Cabela's to Huntsville, as well as recent statements by a prominent developer who failed to land the outdoor superstore. Madison County District Attorney Rob Broussard said that after reviewing materials provided by Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle, "It is our opinion that an investigation is warranted to see if there are any ethical or criminal actions that were involved."

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  6. Bumper 2014 north Alabama corn crop is mixed blessing for farmers, consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Alabama Live

    ... it significantly affect the price of the ethanol in your gasoline, Runge cautions. Out at Tate Farms, one of Madison County's largest row crop farming operations, manager Stewart McGill feels good about his harvest. "We have the opportunity to make ...

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  7. Shooting death of alleged robber being reviewed by Madison County DA's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Alabama Live

    Once there the man said the stranger sprayed him in the face with mace and robbed him. The man then shot the alleged robber.

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  8. Huntsville's high school football games to be broadcast live on ETVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Alabama Live

    ... ision sports broadcaster Gus Hergert and former Alabama A&M coach Ray Greene , both members of the Huntsville-Madison County Athletic Hall of Fame, will give the play-by-play during the game, as well as analysis of each match-up.

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  9. 2nd annual Community Block Party this Saturday at Big Spring Park EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama-- The United Way of Madison County and DIRECTV host the second annual Community Block Party this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Big Spring Park East in downtown Huntsville. There will be free Krispy Kreme Donuts and cake as well as free popcorn, sno-cones and water throughout the park.

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  10. Officials plan to overhaul Gate 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... want to make sure that this commute is something when we're talking to other companies looking to relocate to Madison County, and a 18-minute commute is truly something to tell the rest of this country about." The main idea on the table right now is ...

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  11. Huntsville man who was named in evil twin defense seeks bond, separate trials on sex chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Alabama Live

    ... Richard Jensen argued Lucas is entitled to bond, is not a flight risk and is not a danger to the community. Madison County Assistant District Attorney Tim Gann told Circuit Judge Donna Pate that Lucas was a danger to the community, arguing he was ... 1 comment

  12. Disaster-resistant home going up in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Imagine a home that can withstand a tornado or a housefire, resistant to termites and mold. It's in the works in madison county.

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  13. Local Alabama zoning board is accused of endangering childrenRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Spero News

    According to a filing by the Life Legal Defense Foundation, the Board of Zoning Adjustment of Huntsville AL is putting children at risk and ignoring state and local law with the decision to allow abortions to be performed across the street from the Ed White Middle School. This week, Life Legal Defense Foundation filed an appeal in the Circuit Court of Madison County, Alabama, challenging the action on multiple grounds.

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  14. 8-year-old Madison County Jail construction lawsuit finally set for trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - An eight-year-old legal dispute over construction of the Madison County Jail finally has a trial date. Madison County Circuit Judge Donna S. Pate on Tuesday ordered the case set for trial on Oct. 19, 2015.

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  15. Huntsville Zoning Board Puts Children at Risk, Ignores LawsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Christian Newswire

    ... the Ed White Middle School. This week, Life Legal Defense Foundation filed an appeal in the Circuit Court of Madison County, Alabama, challenging the action on multiple grounds. In an unprecedented move, Zoning Enforcement Coordinator Jim McGuffey ...

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  16. Cabela's wanted Madison Square Mall or Toys R Us before settling on current site near Bridge StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Alabama Live

    ... retail." "That's a lot of retail," Davis said. "I look at it and I call and say this site doesn't exist in Madison County.' He says, 'I know. That's why we're going to Birmingham (first). Your market is very difficult to figure out." Davis said he ...

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  17. Democrat Parker Griffith says Gov. Robert Bentley is 'a failed governor,' renews call for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Alabama Live

    ... him as "a failed governor." Griffith spoke at an event dubbed "Hot Dogs & Yellow Dogs" - organized by the Madison County Democrats -- and brought state and local Democratic candidates to the Miles' residence to mingle and give campaign speeches. ...

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  18. Incoming Madison County Superintendent has concerns over capital spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... of the projects we are working on now," Massey added. Karen O'Bannon is the chief financial officer for the Madison County School District. She says there are several factors behind the budget crunch, but all of them involve a lack in revenue. ...

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  19. Madison County schools budget spends less than half as much per student than Huntsville districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Alabama Live

    Madison County Schools Chief Financial Officer Karen O'Bannion gave a comparison of Madison County schools with Huntsville and Madison schools, showing each county student receives less funding from locally generated taxes than their Huntsville and Madison counterparts Of the district's $197 million in revenue, more than half will come from the state at $109 million with local taxes generating $56.1 million and the federal government adding $12.2 million. Another $19.4 million coming from other sources.

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  20. In response to driver complaints, Madison County schools say 70 percent of routes within...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Alabama Live

    ... besides something like obesity. We are doing to right thing for our kids." - Dan Evans HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Madison County Schools report they are having success reducing longer hours being worked by bus drivers on the new double routes. The ...

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