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Virtual training in a chaotic environment

The AUSA Global Force Symposium and Exposition kicked off bright and early Tuesday morning in Huntsville, AL where dozens upon dozens of booths are set up showcasing some of the latest and greatest in defense technology.

Small fire closes Blue Plate Cafe

(WAAY) - A small kitchen fire closed the Blue Plate Cafe Tuesday morning.

Water interruption in northern Madison County

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) -- Madison County Water Department crews will be doing work on Tuesday morning.

Help name nesting hawks at Huntsville-Madison County Public Library

HUNTSVILLE Ala. (WAAY)- Two new and unexpected guests at the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library are drawing small crowds to see them.

Alabama A&M students gather for candlelight vigil for shooting victims

NORMAL, Ala. (WAAY) - Dozens of students filled the Alabama A&M campus quad for the vigil, where prayers were prayed and songs were sung in honor of Keirria Freed, Annesia Powell and Kelli Curry. 

Lightning can really get around

Lightning is both a beautiful and deadly phenomenon. Sunday night, a bolt of lightning hit a tree in the backyard of a Madison home, and through a series of unfortunate events managed to travel over 100 feet to the house.

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Two arrested for stealing from elderly in Athens

ATHENS, Ala. (WAAY) - Two people are facing several charges after police said they stole from people's homes under the guise of doing work for homeowners.

Teen arrested for buying LSD online

MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) - Authorities arrested an 18-year-old Thursday after they said he received a shipment of LSD in the mail.

TVA employee injured after falling

A Tennessee Valley Authority employee was injured after he fell five feet while working in the plant Wednesday.

Body camera video of Limestone County escape released

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) - The Limestone County Sheriff's Office has released video of a traffic stop that resulted in a man running from the law.

UPDATE: Child hit by SUV in Decatur

DECATUR, Ala. (WAAY) - Decatur police said a three-year-old boy is in Huntsville Hospital after being hit by an SUV Wednesday evening.

Police: Man wanted for Penn. homicide traveled through Alabama

ATHENS, Ala. (WAAY) - Pennsylvania State Police are still looking for a man wanted in connection with a woman's death and said they have evidence he traveled through Alabama.

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Mom who blamed baby's death on toddler daughter gets prison

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - An Alabama woman who blamed the death of her infant son on her toddler daughter has been sentenced in Pennsylvania to 15 to 30 years in prison.

Shoals Senator takes controversial bill off the table

FLORENCE, Ala. (WAAY) - Newcomer to the Alabama Senate, Dr. Larry Stutts, has withdrawn his "Maternity Stay Bill" as of Tuesday.

Shoals bridge project almost done

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) - A year-long bridge construction project in the Shoals is nearing an end.

Shoals principal still in hospital after accident

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. (WAAY) - A boating accident late Sunday evening leaves an elementary school principal in the hospital.

Draft beer could become a reality for Rogersville

ROGERSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - Draft beer might be a possibility for restaurants in the town of Rogersville; thanks to a bill making it's way through the legislature.

Crews cleaning up chemical spill in Colbert County

CHEROKEE, Ala. (WAAY)- Both West bound lanes and one East bound lane of highway 72 in Cherokee are open, after a semi truck exploded carrying hazardous chemicals.

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Guntersville Firemen get real world training

GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY)-Some firefighters are getting real world  training this week in Marshall County.

Boaz police searching for missing woman

BOAZ, Ala. (WAAY) - Police are looking for a diabetic woman who was last seen more than a week ago.

Guntersville soccer coach David Barrow indicted on child porn charges

GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - A Marshall County grand jury has indicted Guntersville High School girls soccer coach David Barrow on 25 counts of producing pornography with minors.

Birds causing problems on Lake Guntersville

GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - Flocks of migratory birds are causing big problems on Lake Guntersville.  So much so that the Tennessee Valley Authority is taking steps to remove the water fowl.

UPDATE: Body found in Marshall County pond

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. (WAAY) - Authorities are working to determine what happened to a person whose body was found Saturday in a pond near Douglas.

Organization offers teens potentially life-saving driving tips

SCOTTSBORO, Ala. (WAAY) - Unlike your typical driver's education course, today's class went far beyond parallel parking and turn signals.

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Huntsville woman wins dream home, more from HGTV

Katherine O'Dell got very lucky on Friday. 

New nursery introduced in MLB stadium

Listen up, baseball fans. Moms and dads can look forward to bringing junior fans to Cincinnati Reds games, thanks to a brand-spanking new nursery. 

Get high tech with your April Fools Day pranks

My family loves April Fools Day. I remember when my mom moved the clock up two hours so I thought I was late to school, or the time she froze my milk and cereal.

The Clean Cut: Video shows original construction of Disneyland Park 60 years ago

In honor of Disneyland Park's 60th anniversary, the Disney Parks YouTube channel released a time-lapse video of the construction of the beloved destination.

Kildare: Mystery Mansion

One of the most famous and striking homes in the United States sits just off Oakwood Avenue in Huntsville. The Kildare home, or Kildare-McCormick as it's sometimes called, inspires lots of curiosity, imagination and wonder.

'Downton Abbey' to end after upcoming 6th season

NEW YORK (AP) — The producers of "Downton Abbey" say the upcoming sixth season of this popular drama will be its last.

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