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How much does it cost to replace those broken reflectors on Huntsville roadways?

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - If you've driven down Huntsville streets, you've probably noticed those little plastic reflectors on the roadways.

Library upgrades are needed at Sparkman

Some seriously outdated books and computers plague at least one area school.  The Sparkman High School library has computers that no long function on the current school network and books that date back to 1928.   11 of their 18 library computers don't work and the problem isn't just computers.  The average age of their books is 1988, the science section is worse with an average age 1977.  Between the computers that don't work and lack basic programs for writing papers, and books that are hopelessly outdated, the Sparkman library needs a change. 

Holtzclaw holds news conference on Bentley tax increases

MADISON, Ala. (WAAY) - Alabama Sen. Bill Holtzclaw said Monday he stood behind his billboard message that ended up costing his district $100 million in state funding for road projects.

Trayvon Martin's mother speaks out in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - 3 years after her son's fatal shooting, Sybrina Fulton still carries a message of hope and inspiration to others.

Community Kite Festival to be held in Huntsville for third year

AshaKiran and the City of Huntsville are hosting the third annual Community Kite Festival on Saturday, March 7th. 

Free 2 Teach run held in chilly temperatures

It may have been cold when runners started out Saturday morning for the Paper Chase 5K, but spirits were high. 

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Lacey Spears convicted of killing son, 5, by poisoning him with salt

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) - A woman who blogged for years about her son's constant health woes has been convicted in New York of poisoning him to death with salt.

Morgan County man indicted on sexual abuse charges

MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) A Morgan County man is in jail on multiple sexual abuse charges.

Four dead in Limestone County crash

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) - A two-vehicle crash early Sunday morning leaves four dead, according to Alabama state troopers.

No more booze in Alabama small towns?

PRICEVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - You may have to get your Friday night drink, somewhere else! That’s because some wet communities selling alcohol in Alabama, may soon dry-up; thanks to an Alabama Supreme Court decision that came down Friday.

Residents react to Limestone's ALDOT funding loss

LIMESTONE, Ala. (WAAY) - A simple statement on a billboard may have caused more than $100,000 in AL-DOT funding to leave the area it sits in.

Ohio snowplowers help clear the way for north Alabama residents

DECATUR, Ala. (WAAY)- Decatur is one of the cities pressing on. And 2 people are behind much of Thursday morning's clean-up.

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Florence police make arrest in ATM skim scam

FLORENCE, Ala. (WAAY) - Florence police arrest two juveniles for the skimming device found last Tuesday on a SunTrust Bank ATM in Florence.

No more booze in Alabama small towns?

PRICEVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - You may have to get your Friday night drink, somewhere else! That’s because some wet communities selling alcohol in Alabama, may soon dry-up; thanks to an Alabama Supreme Court decision that came down Friday.

Tennessee man charged with running over Killen woman

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Tenn. (WAAY) - A Loretto man is in jail without bond after investigators said he hit and killed a Killen woman with his truck after an argument.

Threat closes Rogers High School

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY)-Rogers High School is closed Friday because of a threat.

UNA students more cautious when sledding after fatal Mississippi accident

FLORENCE, Ala. (WAAY) - According to Oxford, Mississippi police, a young man in his twenties passed away Wednesday afternoon after a sledding accident.

Drones capture birds-eye views of snowfall

As the Tennessee Valley wakes up to snowfall, many people are taking cameras out to take pictures of the winter wonderland in their backyard. And some others are taking their cameras up.

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Man killed in Dekalb County after trailer falls on him

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) A Tennessee man was killed after a trailer fell on him in Dekalb County. 

Mentone Springs Hotel remembered one year after being destroyed by fire

MENTONE, Ala. (WAAY)-Last March, a piece of Dekalb County history was lost.  One of the oldest hotels in Alabama burned to the ground.  

Marshall County Driver plunges car into the Tennessee River

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY)-A woman is recovering in the hospital tonight after surviving a horrific car crash in Marshall County.

No more booze in Alabama small towns?

PRICEVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - You may have to get your Friday night drink, somewhere else! That’s because some wet communities selling alcohol in Alabama, may soon dry-up; thanks to an Alabama Supreme Court decision that came down Friday.

Marshall County authorities warn of scam calls

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) - If someone calls you claiming to be from the Marshall County Sheriff's Office, authorities say you should call the real Marshall County Sheriff's Office.

Albertville Police use Humvee vehicles during snow storm

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. (WAAY)-More then ten inches of snow fell in parts of Marshall County Wednesday afternoon. 

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IHOP celebrates National Pancake Day

(WAAY) It's the 10th National Pancake Day at IHOP. 

What the hail? Quick beach storm caught on camera

This winter weather in Huntsville might make you dream of a day at the beach. Just not today at Huntington Beach, California though.

L.A. police say man killed in shooting went for officer's gun

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles police chief says officers fatally shot a homeless man on Skid Row after he grabbed an officer's holster during a struggle.

Take a virtual trip through the Amazon thanks to Google

Love the idea of trekking through the Amazon but don't want to deal with the conditions? Now you can see it all without the bug repellent.

Couple sells snow online

MANCHESTER BY THE SEA, Ma. (WAAY) - If the Tennessee Valley gets another round of snow, you should do what this Massachusetts couple did. They started a business where they ship snow to people.

Would you try the 'World's Hottest Burger'

WASHINGTON, Ia. (WAAY) - It's known as the world's hottest burger in the world! 

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