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Senate bill limits fire fighter representation on state EMS Advisory Board

ROGERSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) –  A bill in the hands of a senate committee could limit the number of members on the state’s Emergency Medical Services Advisory Board. 271 more words


Woman killed in accident on Darby Drive in Florence

FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – A woman was killed in a traffic accident in Florence Thursday afternoon.

Details are limited at this time, but the accident happened at the intersection of Darby Drive and Cloyd Boulevard around 1:15 p.m. 50 more words


Man caught with fraudulent check, money making system in Rogersville

ROGERSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – What started as a call about a reckless driver ended with a stop to a widespread fraud scheme.

Rogersville Police stopped a man and found a fake cashier’s check, written and signed for more than $900,000.   351 more words


Russellville looks to rehab and energize downtown

RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – City leaders want to re-energize downtown and they’ve taken the first steps in doing so.

Boarded up windows and empty store fronts welcome visitors to downtown Russellville each and every day. 190 more words


Victims of violent crime are remembered, empowered

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – This week is one dedicated to victims of violent crime.

Advocates from around the Shoals use National Crime Victims’ Rights Week as an opportunity to let surviving victims and family members know that they have rights, and places to go for support. 382 more words


Cuts to ALEA budget mean cuts to patrol on the water

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – With summer right around the corner, more boaters are going to be heading out to the state’s waterways. With budget cuts looming for all state agencies, your safety out on the water could be compromised. 273 more words


Engineers prepare plan B for Wood Avenue restoration project

FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) –  The Wood Avenue restoration project is one that many who live in area are familiar with.

The original set of plans city engineers submitter were denied by the state for ATRIP funding. 319 more words