Abortion clinic decision now in hands of judge
HUNTSVILLE, Ala.(WAAY)-The fate of north Alabama's only remaining abortion clinic is now in the hands of a judge after a contentious two hour hearing Thursday morning in Madison County.
Rise school brings unique learning to Huntsville
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAAY) - "Rise of Huntsville" is a special school among special needs schools. Located in portable classrooms on the University of Alabama in Huntsville's campus, it has a 50/50 rat
Proposed park sale to UAH met with ire by residents
A 10 acre plot of park land currently owned by the City of Huntsville may soon belong to the University of Alabama in Huntsville. However, neighbors say they weren't given notice or the chance to review the plan.
Lawsuit alleges school used student as "rape bait"
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama (CNN) -- It is a horrifying case in Alabama. The family of a special needs student at a school in Madison County is suing over an incident that happened nearly five years ago, but is still affecting a young woman and devastating her life. ...
Alabama editorial roundup
Recent editorials from Alabama newspapers: Oct. 27 Anniston (Alabama) Star on state deserving better for governor: In early 2012, Gov. Robert Bentley, who had been on the job for 12 months, assured the audience at the Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce's annual lunch that he wished ...
EXCLUSIVE: Local leaders want to build ‘space academy’ in Rocket City
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — WHNT News 19 learned local leaders are looking into the idea of bringing a space academy to the Rocket City. The plan is in the conceptual phase, but local, state and federal leaders are involved, according to information provided by U.S. Space and Rocket Center CEO Dr. Deborah Barnhart. Barnhart says […]
Huntsville abortion clinic reopens after securing approval from health officials
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Pro choice advocates are calling the news a major victory; North Alabama has a licensed abortion provider, again. Nearly fourth months ago the Alabama Women’s Center for Reproductive Alternatives closed its downtown Huntsville clinic, but they re-opened Monday at 4831 Sparkman Drive. The Department of Public Health granted clinic owner Dalton Johnson […]