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UPDATE: 2 dead in Hartselle rollover wreck

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Missing Limestone County teen found safe

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Flash flood warning in Limestone and Morgan Counties Until 8:15 pm

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Decatur City Schools mourning sudden loss of beloved teacher

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American Family Care Decatur seeing more vaccinated people testing positive for COVID

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Limestone Co. Sheriff’s Office issues alert for missing 14-year-old girl believed to be in danger

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Students in North Alabama are stealing and damaging school property because of a TikTok trend

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Truck driver has minor injuries after blowout, plunge into Big Nance Creek in Lawrence County

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Calhoun Community College ranked #1 for advanced manufacturing degree training in the nation

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Athens nurse nominated for nurse of the year

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North Alabama's Drug Addiction: Law enforcement finding more drugs, conducting more busts

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North Alabama's Drug Addiction: Memory of addict in recovery helping save lives

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Decatur City Council member reveals coronavirus diagnosis

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North Alabama's Drug Addiction: Understanding addiction

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Former Limestone Co. Sheriff Blakely to serve sentence in Franklin Co.

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North Alabama's Drug Addiction: The business behind drugs

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Lawrence County officials looking for missing man

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Decatur drive-through COVID-19 testing center opens Monday - Friday

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Decatur police catch sexually violent sex offender living near elementary school

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WAAY 31 Big Game Friday Night Game of the Week: Muscle Shoals vs. Athens

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Athens City Schools breaks ground on computer science academy

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Man charged with helping Decatur, Huntsville double murder suspect avoid capture

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Mother, family, schools mourning Morgan County brothers killed in crash

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Rabies cases on the rise in Morgan County

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Falkville man charged in son-in-law's murder

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Limestone Co. Sheriff’s Office: Owens Cross Roads man found with 153 grams of meth, Fentanyl, more

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Judge denies Blakely's motion for new trial

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Morgan County Schools drops its mask requirement

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Decatur animal clinic warns of increase in rabies

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Falkville man charged with murder after Saturday shooting

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Two killed in Saturday night Limestone County wreck

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Two teens die in Morgan County crash

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Athens woman charged in mother’s murder

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Athens man creates 9/11 memorial in his front lawn

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State officials express their views on President Biden's vaccine requirement

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Point Mallard Park preparing to close for winter

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Hartselle woman killed in Morgan County crash

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Athens police identify bicyclist killed in crash; investigation continues

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Limestone Co. Sheriff’s Office: Man ‘passed out’ in truck on road found with meth, fake money

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Fentanyl, meth, heroin, more found in Decatur drug bust; 2 charged

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Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind opens a new campus in Decatur

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FBI creates image to help Decatur police ID body found in Wheeler Wildlife Refuge

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Wreck temporarily knocks out some phones, Internet in Decatur

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Poor visibility to blame for Limestone County school bus wreck

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Coronavirus cases could skyrocket after Labor Day weekend

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Decatur Police identify suspect in Tuesday standoff

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Body found after Morgan County house fire

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Woman hospitalized after hanging out of a moving vehicle on Highway 231

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Investigations are underway to find the cause for the deadly trench collapsing in Huntsville

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Decatur woman arrested in child porn investigation

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Skilled to Work: Advanced Automotive Technology Program

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Decatur, Huntsville double murder suspect appears before judge; preliminary hearing set

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Ex Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely releases statement about his replacement

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Joshua McLaughlin named new sheriff of Limestone County

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Falkville man charged in Jan. 6 Capitol riot seeks more time to reach plea deal

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Athens Utilities Customer Accounts temporarily closing due to Covid-19 cases

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Gov. Kay Ivey appoints new Limestone County Sheriff

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Manhunt over for double murder suspect Ricardo Bass

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Man suspected in ZaZa Red thefts nabbed in Athens

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Decatur Utilities preparing for possible storm damage

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Convicted ex Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely seeking a new trial

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Decatur Police charge Athens man with using stolen firearm in gas station shooting

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Decatur-Morgan hospital down 70 nurses, staff stretched thin as Covid surges

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Athens roundabout project set to begin in September

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Man injured after Decatur shooting

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Cotaco School in Morgan County moves to virtual due to impact of coronavirus on staff

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Alabama Veterans Museum closes temporarily after coronavirus exposure

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Decatur volunteers helping with Tennessee flooding relief

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WAAY 31 Big Game Friday Night Game of the Week: Austin vs. Decatur

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Banks-Caddell Elementary Schools in Decatur shifting to virtual classes due to Covid cases

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Water leak forces student dismissals at Julian Harris Elementary School in Decatur

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North Alabama groups collecting donations for Waverly, TN, flooding victims

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Judge alters sentence for ex Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely, no longer faces probation

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Trump supporters pack farm in Cullman for rally

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Law enforcement offers safety tips with suspected North Alabama murderer on the loose

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Law enforcement responds to domestic incident in Hartselle

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Former Limestone Co. Sheriff ordered to serve maximum sentence for his felony convictions

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Search efforts increase to find Ricardo Bass; a man suspected of murdering two men

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U.S. Marshals offer $5,000 reward for information on Huntsville, Decatur double murder suspect

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Ex Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely sentenced to 3 years in jail

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Morgan County School System now requiring mask-wearing in schools

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Former Limestone Co. Sheriff Mike Blakely will soon learn his punishment on two felony convictions

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Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice representing Mike Blakely at criminal sentencing

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Decatur man found guilty in 2019 Thanksgiving murder he claimed was suicide

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‘Armed and dangerous’ double murder suspect sought in Huntsville, Decatur deaths

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Decatur man charged with murder after shooting Wednesday night

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Decatur police identify suspect, victim in Thursday morning homicide

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Escaped Limestone County work-release inmate back in custody; injured in Florence high-speed chase

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Student under investigation after alleged threat to bring weapon to Priceville High School

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Decatur police adding mental health liaison to department

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Lawrence County child abuse suspect whose son died denied bond reduction

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Man accused of stabbing mother’s husband charged after Decatur SWAT Unit pulls him from bedroom

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Limestone County Sheriff: Work-release inmate escapes on stolen motorcycle; search underway

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Decatur Morgan Hospital ends visitation for most Covid patients, limits others as cases rise

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State seeks 3 years in jail for former Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely; sentencing is Friday

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Alabama health representative on Covid: “We are in a mess”

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Rock the South returns to Cullman and is said to be better than ever

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ICU beds in Alabama nearly full as latest Covid spike hits hard

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Decatur City Schools to begin requiring mask-wearing on Monday

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