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Apollo 11 celebration held during crosstown rivalry game in Huntsville  WAAY

Several dignitaries were honored during the pregame ceremony.

Courageous students speak up about threat against Huntsville High School

HUNTSVILLE, Texas — One student has been arrested and is charged with making a terroristic threat against Huntsville High School. The teen was talking to ...

Huntsville and Grissom football players face off in ‘Eat the Menu’ challenge  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Before Grissom and Huntsville High School battle it out at Milton Frank Stadium Friday night, both teams faced off in a different kind of ...

Huntsville dominates Decatur, runs away with 45-14 win

Huntsville junior Carlos Corbin ran 22 times for 225 yards. In the first half he had touchdown runs of 4 and 49 yards.

Apollo Moon Landing Band Celebration  WAAY

The Huntsville High School Band is getting in on the Apollo Moon landing celebration.

Instructional coach model helps build champion educators at Huntsville ISD  Huntsville Item

We charge our teachers with building champions in our kids, and so we charge our coaches to build champions in our teachers.

National Merit Scholarship semifinalists: Top Alabama students honored

Students from all over Alabama were named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program.

Sam Walker Houston Elementary alumni hosting reunion  Huntsville Item

Alumni of Samuel Walker Houston Elementary school are searching for their classmates who helped to integrate Huntsville High School in 1968 for their ...

Global climate rally taking place in Huntsville  My Muskoka Now

HUNTSVILLE, ON – A global student climate protest will be also happening in Muskoka. According to a press release the Muskoka Power of Many is asking for ...

Huntsville High School students stage walk-out in honor of classmate’s death  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Students from all grade levels at Huntsville High School gathered in the school's courtyard this afternoon to protest the way the ...

Huntsville High School: District pursuing prosecution for campus vandalism  WAAY

In a message to parents, the district said it does not tolerate vandalism.

Huntsville High School senior pushing back after graduation honors changed  WAAY

Ella Burch has ranked first in her class for the past two years and was on track to become valedictorian.

Soldier surprises his sister at Huntsville High School graduation rehearsal  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - High school seniors across the Tennessee Valley are graduating this week. One senior at Huntsville High School just wanted her airman ...

FNF 8-30-19 Part 2  WAAY

Part 2 of the August 30, 2019 Friday Night Football show.

Students react to possible dress code changes in Huntsville City Schools  WAAY

The new dress code would require students to wear longer shorts and have to tuck in over-sized hoodies and t-shirts.

Huntsville High School student earns perfect score on ACT  WAFF

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - A junior at Huntsville High School is celebrating after scoring a perfect 36 on her ACT. Ella Michael took the test last fall and found ...

Nigel Shelby’s mother hires attorneys to investigate the Huntsville High teen’s suicide  WAAY

Nigel Shelby's mother, Camika Shelby, hired civil rights attorneys Benjamin Crump and Jasmine Rand to investigate circumstances surrounding his death.

Huntsville High School theatre presents ‘Newsies’  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - It's time to 'Carry the Banner' to the Stage of Huntsville High School with Disney's Newsies! Set in turn-of-the-century New York City, ...

Student arrested after gun found at Huntsville High School  KBTX

HUNTSVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - A student was arrested from Huntsville High School after police found an unloaded handgun on campus. Huntsville High Principal ...

Huntsville City Schools settles Lee High School Title IX Lawsuit  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The Huntsville City Schools Board of Education voted unanimously to approve a settlement agreement in a Title IX lawsuit Thursday.

Huntsville High student recognized for perfect ACT score  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The Huntsville City Schools Board of Education recognized a Huntsville High School junior Thursday night for her perfect score on the ACT.

Huntsville High basketball camp is all about giving back to the community  WAAY

Huntsville's basketball camp is Monday, July 8 through July 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The cost is $75 a camper.

U.S. News: Huntsville, Madison high schools among 10 best in Alabama  WAAY

They rank No. 3, No. 5 and No. 7, with many other schools outside the Top 10.

Parents concerned about fight at Huntsville High School  WAAY

Parents weren't notified about the fight by the school's principal until more than a day later.

Huntsville receives a C on accountability ratings, New Waverly earns a B  Huntsville Item

Accountability ratings are now official. The Texas Education Agency released the state accountability A-F ratings today, showing that Huntsville schools earned a ...

Huntsville High School families adjust commute to Cecil Ashburn closure  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Huntsville High School students who normally take Cecil Ashburn Drive are setting their alarm clocks earlier to make it on time. At the end of ...

Huntsville High grad gains national exposure a year after photo recreation  Huntsville Item

A Huntsville High School alum brushed with fame when graduation season hit last month, as what began as a family photo recreation turned into a social media ...

Alabama teens say adults attacked them on river float trip

A group of Huntsville high school students and graduates say they were attacked, beaten and threatened with rape on a float trip down a popular river.

Huntsville H.S. history teacher shortlisted for Governor General's Award

Trevor Arndt wasn't expecting to become a history teacher.

New cell phone rule at Huntsville City Schools has some parents concerned  WAAY

Kids can have the cell phones on them, but they can't be turned on.

Student opposes board’s decision to remove valedictorian honors at graduations  WAFF

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - The decision made by the Huntsville City School Board to no longer honor a valedictorian or salutatorian at graduation came as a ...

Huntsville City Schools superintendent confirms student did sneak into school  WAAY

Huntsville City Schools Superintendent Christie Finley confirmed Thursday at a school board meeting that a student did sneak into a school Monday, January 7.

Multiple North Alabama high schools shine in U.S. News ranking  WHNT News 19

The rankings for the country's best high schools have been released by U.S. News and World Report. The U.S. News ranked high school using data on more ...

Three Huntsville ISD students, one former student killed in car crash in Bastrop County

BASTROP COUNTY, Texas — Three Huntsville ISD students and one former student were killed in a car accident in Bastrop County late Friday evening, ...

Huntsville creating proposal for alternative school's new location  WAAY

Huntsville City Council delayed a vote to move the alternative school's students from the Center for Technology to the Cavalry Hill building on Poplar Avenue.

Rumored threat to Huntsville High School sparks concern  KBTX

HUNTSVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - Huntsville ISD is reminding students and their families that threats against their schools will not be tolerated. Last week a rumored ...

Huntsville ISD confirms student brought handgun to high school  KBTX

HUNTSVILLE, Tex. (KBTX)- A Huntsville High School student will not be allowed to return to campus after bringing a handgun to campus last week. The school ...

Students speak out against new honors policy for Huntsville City Schools  WZDX

Huntsville City Schools are getting rid of naming valedictorians and salutatorians in their schools, and some students aren't happy about the change. Beginning ...

Huntsville tops rival Grissom in high school baseball area play  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - On a night where ASHSAA Hall of Famer and former Huntsville high head baseball coach Mark Mincher threw out the first pitch, the ...

2019 Tennessee Valley high school graduation ceremony dates and times  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — WHNT has compiled a list of most Tennessee Valley high school's graduation ceremony with their date and time. They are listed ...

Skilled to Work: High school students tour future home of the Rocket City Trash Pandas  WAAY

Substantial completion of the stadium is scheduled for January 16, 2020.

Huntsville High softball player signs to play at MIT  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Congrats to Huntsville High School's Lily Rose Smith on signing to continue her academic and athletic career at MIT, where she'll be ...

Huntsville High baseball star Graham Ashcraft overcomes adversity to get to the pros  WAAY

Huntsville native gets drafted by the Cincinnati Reds.

Huntsville school district employees tout improvement at annual convocation  Huntsville Item

Students have been taking part in back-to-school events throughout the month, but Huntsville Independent School District employees officially kicked off the ...

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Police investigate shooting threat at Huntsville High School  Huntsville Item

Huntsville High School saw increased police presence on campus Friday after a rumored school shooting threat at the school circulated on social media.

Changes coming to Huntsville City Schools' facility use guidelines  WAAY

Changes are coming to Huntsville City Schools' facility use guidelines. The district discussed the changes on Thursday during a board of education meeting.

Military Man Surprises Sister Right Before Her High School Graduation  Inside Edition

An Alabama high school senior getting ready to graduate received a sweet surprise just days before her ceremony. Brittany O'Keefe was running through a ...

LGBTQ students speak out about bullying, mental health in wake of Huntsville student's suicide  WAAY

Students find their voices to speak out in wake of tragedy.

Huntsville High hosts youth basketball camp  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Overheard in the gym at Huntsville High School: "Hey Alex you're the next Kawhi Leonard!" While that may seem like a stretch to say that to ...

Mock election aims to take the mystery out of the voting process for potential new voters  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Huntsville High School invited its seniors to participate in a mock election Monday to walk them through the process of voting. Partnering ...

Legally blind Huntsville high school wrestler wins state championship  Yellowhammer News

This weekend, Jay Spencer became the first wrestler in his school's history to win a state title. And even more impressively, he did so while being legally blind.

Threat at Huntsville High School investigated, no issue found

No gun was found at the school, which was never placed on lockdown.

Huntsville City school board approves Pre-K tuition  WAAY

Every elementary school in Huntsville currently offers Pre-K for free, but some parents could start paying up to $300 a month.

Councill High School Memorial Park to be built in 2019  WAAY

A park will soon mark a historical site in Huntsville. Councill High School has been closed for more than half a century. It was the city's first public school for ...

Huntsville student, principal speak out on valedictorian, salutatorian elimination  WAFF

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - It's been a big talker on social media. Huntsville City Schools will no longer recognize a valedictorian or salutatorian when the ...

Huntsville hires Justin Jennings as head baseball coach  Huntsville Item

There will be a new face leading the Huntsville Hornets from the dugout when the 2020 season gets underway.

Mother of gay Alabama teen who died by suicide claims his school ignored warning signs

The mother of an openly gay Alabama teenager who died by suicide in April, after allegedly being bullied over his sexuality, is calling for an investigation into his ...

Parents share ideas of how Huntsville City Schools can improve  WAAY

Only 3 parents of students in Huntsville City Schools came to the community meeting at Grissom High School. The meeting was designed to get feedback to help ...

Huntsville high school increases security after threat reports

Columbia High School in Huntsville, Ala., where administrators increased security after rumors of a shooting threat. The threat was not real, they said. (File photo).

Fight broke out at Huntsville High School  WAAY

A parent sent a video to WAAY 31 and claims the fight broke out on Monday between two girls.

Huntsville City Schools' new staffing agency confident in role with district  WAAY

SPUR is looking to hire around 600 people. It wants applicants to know its main goal is to please employees.

Students surprise teacher at Lee High School in Huntsville  WAAY

A choir director at Lee High School, Tyler Henderson, was surprised by his students with special glasses on Friday, so he can now see some colors after years of ...

Huntsville parents react to schools' state report cards  WAAY

Four schools got an A, nine schools got a B, another nine got a C, 11 schools got D's, and four schools received a failing grade.

Huntsville Schools Settle Lawsuit Over Student’s Gun Photo  KFSM 5Newsonline

HUNTSVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — The Huntsville School District approved paying more than $40000 to settle a federal lawsuit over a student's complaint that the ...

Five Huntsville City Schools Students Selected As 2019 Presidential Scholar Candidates

Five high school seniors from the Huntsville City Schools District have been selected as Presidential Scholar Candidates for 2019.

Huntsville Cheer Heading To Hanceville For State  WAAY

AHSAA Cheerleading State Championships are this weekend. Nearly 20 Tennessee Valley squads are competing. One is Huntsville High School.

Shadowing Program At UAH: A Unique Opportunity For HS Students

Shadowing Program At UAH: A 'Unique Opportunity' - Huntsville, AL - The shadowing program allows visiting students a chance to get an insider's look at UAH's ...

Thursday severe weather closings, cancellations, early dismissals  WAAY

Gusty winds and the potential for thunderstorms are major parts of today's weather forecast. With that in mind, some schools are making changes to their ...

Huntsville ISD Superintendent talks school safety and teacher pay raises  KBTX

Huntsville ISD is preparing to go back to school on August 15. Tuesday, the district's superintendent, Dr. Scott Sheppard, appeared on Brazos Valley This ...

Huntsville City Schools partner with Auburn University, NASA on additive manufacturing program  WAAY

The deal helps boost the high school curriculum while offering Auburn graduate students assistance with their research programs.

1 dead, 8 shot at high school graduation party in Alabama  WAAY

Brooks says they have made no arrests at this time, but they are looking for two people.

Lamm lands at Huntsville High School as next baseball coach  WAAY

Luke Lamm was officially hired as the head coach of the Huntsville High School baseball program after his hiring was approved at a board meeting on Thursday ...

Board approves $1M Huntsville High School softball facility upgrade  WAAY

Huntsville city schools has given the green light for one million dollars worth of construction to upgrade the Huntsville high school girls softball facilities.

Watch: Parent arrested after fight caused lockdown at Athens High School  WAAY

As a precaution, there was an increased police presence on the campus on Wednesday.

Huntsville & St. Paul Schools closed due to mass sickness  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville

Huntsville and St. Paul Public Schools will be closed Monday February 4, 2019 due to mass illness, the administrative office confirmed to 40/29 News.

For Alabama son of major leaguer, coaching baseball seemed inevitable  Alabama NewsCenter

The following is the sixth in an 11-part series featuring members of the 2019 class of the Alabama High School Sports Hall of Fame. It was almost a given that ...

3 charged in East Limestone High School vandalism  WAAY

The sheriff's office says it used surveillance footage to follow the suspects' movements.

Huntsville School District Settles Free Speech Lawsuit with Expelled Student  Campus Safety Magazine

After expelling a student for posting an inappropriate image on social media, the family sued it for free speech violations.

Neighbor says it’s parents not students are causing traffic issues around Huntsville High School  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A Huntsville resident is calling on her councilman and the school system to address the traffic problems around her home. Victoria Tripiano ...

Hornets set to kick off youth football camp  Huntsville Item

The anticipation for football season continues to amp up, with the Huntsville Hornets just one month away from their preseason scrimmage against Lufkin.

30 best public high schools in Alabama for 2019

Where are Alabama's best high schools? Niche is out with its 2019 list of Best Public High Schools in Alabama. The ranking is determined by a number of factors ...

Upcoming graduations at the Von Braun Center

May is graduation season, and that means that the Von Braun Center is going to be a very busy place.

Anti-bullying workshop in Huntsville teaches kids how to handle bullies  WAAY

Kids in Huntsville City Schools learned about the signs of bullying, and what to do if they're being bullied, at an anti-bullying workshop on Monday at Jemison ...

Buckhorn High School honors senior killed in car crash at graduation ceremony  WAAY

As seniors graduated from Buckhorn High School Tuesday night they took time to remember their classmate, Jordan Collier, who died in a car accident in ...

Families of 3 Huntsville High School students file gender discrimination lawsuit against city schools

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- The parents of three Huntsville High School female students have filed a federal lawsuit against the Huntsville City Schools alleging ...

Church opens new location in old Huntsville high school  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE Ala. -- Butler High School was once the site of math tests and basketball championships. Now the school has been transformed into a new church.

Video shows brawl at Huntsville High School

A video showing snippets of several fights purportedly at Huntsville High School over the past week is making waves online. The video, posted to Facebook on ...

Lawsuit: Expelled Huntsville High School Student’s Free Speech Violated After Gun Photo Post  KFSM 5Newsonline

LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A federal lawsuit says a northwest Arkansas school district violated a student's right to free speech when expelling him for posting a photo ...

Huntsville fails its LGBTQ residents. Here’s what advocates say the city should do

Following the death of Nigel Shelby a gay teenager in Huntsville, rainbow buttons were dawned at city council meetings, fundraisers for the family were held and ...

Huntsville High School closed Wednesday due to power outage  WAFF

Classes are cancelled Wednesday at Huntsville High School due to a power outage. The cancellation only impacts Huntsville High School. Strong storms ...

Huntsville students honor classmates killed in crash  KBTX

Students at Huntsville ISD have coordinated a special way to honor their classmates.

Huntsville, surrounding communities pull together to support Williams, Irwin families  Huntsville Item

Ever since last Friday night, the Williams and Irwin families have been trying to cope following the fatal collision in Bastrop. The same goes for Huntsville and ...

Now in its fifth year, shadowing program gives aspiring college students insight into undergraduate research opportunities  UAH News

On June 6, 23 students from area high schools spent an afternoon at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), shadowing undergraduate participants in ...

Huntsville City Schools continues to seek your input to move district forward  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Huntsville City Schools is about to end one series of forums and host a different set of community meetings. Each set is aimed at moving the ...

Milton Frank Stadium renovations are complete  WAAY

Milton Frank Stadium is now back open just in time for the new school year and it also has some new improvements and new rules. The Huntsville City Schools ...

The Hive: Future Farmers of America state officers visit Huntsville High School  Huntsville Item

On March 23, the Texas State Future Farmers of America officers came to meet with the Huntsville High School FFA officers to show them what being a state ...

Coyote sightings spike in Huntsville neighborhood  WAAY

A Huntsville neighborhood is on edge after a string of coyote sightings at Madison Heights, which is right near Huntsville High School off of Governors Drive.

Alabama Deputy Placed on Leave For Allegedly Making Anti-LGBTQ Comments About Bullied Teen Who Took Own Life  Newsweek

An Alabama police deputy has been placed on administrative leave after being accused of making anti-LGBTQ comments on Facebook, officials have confirmed ...

Huntsville High School closed because of power outage  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Huntsville High School will be closed Wednesday, April 4, because of a power outage in the area. This only impacts Huntsville High School; ...

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