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Bullets found in hallway at Cherokee High School  WHNT News 19

COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. - School officials say they placed Cherokee High School on a "soft lockdown" Tuesday morning after bullets were found on campus.



Prom 2019: Cherokee High School  Kingsport Times News

Here's a collection of photos from the Cherokee High School prom held Friday, April 12. Be sure to share your favorite prom photos with us and watch for more ...



Cherokee High School football field work underway | News  Times Daily

CHEROKEE — Construction work has begun to solve a persistent flooding problem at the Cherokee High School football field.



Researchers translated Cherokee writings in an Alabama cave. One inscription describes a game similar to lacrosse  WAAY

A team of scholars translated Cherokee inscriptions on Alabama cave walls and determined some of them were written in the 19th century as a ceremonial part ...



Law enforcement increase presence at Cherokee High after threat  WHNT News 19

CHEROKEE, Ala. – Educators and law enforcement in Colbert County dealt with a major disruption on Friday in Cherokee. Deputies, police officers, and state ...



Work underway to correct drainage issues at Cherokee High School  WHNT News 19

CHEROKEE, Ala. – The clock is ticking down to the official start of high school football across the valley next week. One Colbert County school is watching 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 ...



Threat at Cherokee High School prompts more security  Times Daily

CHEROKEE — Colbert County school district officials said they immediately addressed a threat found on a bathroom wall Thursday at Cherokee High School, ...



Cherokee senior named Shoals Student of the Year  Times Daily

FLORENCE — When Chelsey Thorne walked up to the podium on stage Thursday night she told the crowd, "I am speechless right now."



Cherokee County coroner: Body recovered from Little River Canyon State Park  WAAY

UPDATE: (2:52 p.m.) According to the National Park *Service*, the victim drowned at Little Falls at Little River Canyon National Preserve around 11:09 a.m. ...



Another threat found in Colbert Heights High School bathroom  WHNT News 19

COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – For the second time in one week a threatening message is found inside a Colbert County school. Colbert Heights High School ...



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.



Cherokee High School lockdown lifted  WAAY

Law enforcement officials have confirmed a soft lockdown at Cherokee High School has been lifted after shell casings were found on campus.



Owners seeking historic designation for Easterwood Home | News  Times Daily

CHEROKEE — The historic Easterwood Home is a unique house for Cherokee that features elements of the Greek and Dutch revival styles, which are not ...



Brooks High School in Killen placed on soft lockdown  WAAY

UPDATE: The lockdown was lifted around 12:30 p.m..



Sparkman High School lockdown lifted after anonymous threat  WAAY

UPDATE: According to Tim Hall with Madison County Schools, the lockdown has been lifted. Classes will dismiss at Sparkman High School and the 9th Grade ...



Blue-White All-Star game  WLOS

Cherokee - The Blue-White All-Star basketball game had a change of venue but with the same great result--helping others. The best mountain seniors playing ...



South Jersey Basketball Hall of Fame announces 2019 inductees  Cherry Hill Courier Post

The Albert Carino Basketball Club of South Jersey will induct eight new members into the South Jersey Basketball Hall of Fame on Feb. 10. The 2019 class ...



'He wanted the day off': Student charged in north Alabama school shooting threat  AL.com

A student found the threat written on the bathroom wall March 1. The written message said a "school shooting" would happen the next day, according to ...



2019 Shoals Scholar Dollar Student of the Year Awards  Times Daily

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Large crowd honors life of Frankie Lee Wallace  Times Daily

CHEROKEE — First Lt. Frankie Lee Wallace died on the battlefield in Vietnam much in the way he lived his life in the Shoals, as a man who cared more.



Swampy football field could be fixed at Cherokee High School  WAAY

Underground springs and heavy rain at Cherokee High School have caused a safety concern at the schools football field. School officials hope something can ...



AHSAA: Braden Pyron, Cameron Humes and Tara Randolph named 2019 Bryant-Jordan winners  WAAY

BIRMINGHAM – Marion County High School's Braden Pyron, Cleveland High School's Tara Randolph and Huffman High School's Cameron Humes were ...



Woman allegedly lied to police about hiding three truant Cherokee High boys  Kingsport Times News

ROGERSVILLE — A woman who lives across the street from Cherokee High School was arrested Friday morning after she allegedly lied to police about three ...



Decatur business offers scholarship opportunity for high-school seniors  WHNT News 19

DECATUR, Ala. - One Decatur business is offering a scholarship opportunity for high school seniors in the Tennessee Valley area. Pro-Air Services, Inc. is ...



Lockdown lifted at Decatur Middle, Decatur High after threatening phone call  WAAY

Police responded to the schools and students were released at about 12:45 p.m..



Locals prepare for holidays in tiny Alabama town that lost its only grocery store  AL.com

Residents have to drive 20-30 miles to reach a store that sells *fresh* fruits, vegetables and meats.



Cherokee High School is having issues with excessive rainfall  WHNT News 19

COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – The amount of rain the Shoals has seen since the first of the year is astonishing; more than 25-inches since January 1st. For one ...



Principals hired for Hatton, New Bethel | News  Times Daily

TUSCUMBIA — The Colbert County Board of Education has hired new principals for Hatton Elementary School and New Bethel Elementary School, and ...



Dozens are jobless after Cherokee Piggly Wiggly closes  WAAY

Almost 30 people are jobless after Piggly Wiggly closes in Cherokee.



Students prepare during college and career week amid college admission scandal  WHNT News 19

MADISON, Ala. - Spring break begins next week for Madison City Schools, but college and career may be on the minds of many students, particularly seniors ...



Madison County Schools go through special lockdown drill  WAAY

Madison County Schools are safer after a surprise visit from the sheriff's office on Thursday afternoon.



Frankie Wallace was known for helping others | News  Times Daily

CHEROKEE — There is not a day that has gone by that Cathy Wallace Stillwell doesn't think about Frankie Lee Wallace.



The 10,000 NJ Teachers Who Make $98K Or More In 2018  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Top 10000 NJ Teachers Salaries - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are the 10000 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club earning $100K-plus a year.



Calhoun Community College offering free 5-week CDL driver training program  WHNT News 19

DECATUR, Ala. -- On the job hunt? Calhoun Community College wants to help. Thanks to a $26500 grant by the Alabama Craft Training Board, Calhoun is able ...



Lacey’s Spring School brings book focusing on Alabama history to life  WHNT News 19

MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. -- In 2019, Alabama will commemorate its 200th birthday. In August, Governor Kay Ivey announced the 200 Alabama Bicentennial ...



Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day  WHNT News 19

CANTON, Ohio– An Ohio teenager is getting a very well-deserved shout-out after an incredible weight loss. The Canton City School District posted on Facebook ...



High speed car chase causes Limestone County schools lockdown  WAAY

Schools in Limestone County were placed on lockdown due to a high speed car chase. An Elkmont man has been arrested on felony charges.



Huntsville student wins Amazon scholarship  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A Huntsville student is getting money from Amazon to study computer science at the school of her choosing. Brittney Bush, a senior at New ...



Alabama Fire College recruits become Graduates  WHNT News 19

DECATUR, Ala. - Friday afternoon eight men graduated from the Alabama Fire College. One graduate, Jason Veres, says it's always been a dream of his to save ...



Cherokee County man killed in lawn mower accident  WHNT News 19

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ala. -- Cherokee County authorities confirm a person was found crushed to death underneath his lawnmower Saturday morning ...



Michael David Smith hired as Colbert County EMA director  Times Daily

TUSCUMBIA — A former assistant Colbert County E911 director has been selected by the county commission to take over the helm of the EMA and E-911 ...



Iraq taught Ryan Turberville to fight for survival  AL.com

After graduating from Cherokee High School in 1995, Turberville enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1997. He was stationed in Texas, Germany and Korea before ...



Colbert County project to ensure reliable power service  WHNT News 19

COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – Major infrastructure investment is silently taking place in northwest Alabama. This particular project will likely affect most everyone ...



Madison County’s DYW receives over $4000 at state program  WHNT News 19

MADISON CO., Ala. - Madison County's Distinguished Young Woman was named second runner-up and received over $4000 in scholarships at the Alabama ...



Children’s theater in Huntsville offering college scholarships  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Fantasy Playhouse Children's Theater & Academy (FPCTA) is accepting applications from graduating high school seniors for two separate ...



Job fair giving second chances at work and at life  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- A job fair designed to give anyone a second chance is coming to North Alabama later this month. "There's not one person in this world that ...



School board approves $1.5M in repairs, renovations | Education  Times Daily

FLORENCE — The Florence school board has approved bids in the amount of $1.5 million for repairs and renovations at three schools.



Cherokee's Piggly Wiggly open again after customer accidentally shot himself  WAAY

The grocery store shut down Saturday after the shooting.



WNC high school football: Coaching Capsules  Asheville Citizen-Times

Third season at Asheville High; 7-5 in 2017, 13-11 overall; Burdette has led the Cougars to back-to-back playoff appearances; finished with only one conference ...



Native American athletes and fans face ongoing racism  High Country News

The U.S. has seen a rise in hate crimes, but data shows that bigotry is a constant in Indian Country.



The CARE Center in Madison County works to empower the community through education  WHNT News 19

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. - The CARE Center serves southeast Madison County, including New Hope, Owens Cross Roads, Gurley and Brownsboro. While you ...



LIVE BLOG | Tropical Storm Michael updates and video  11Alive.com WXIA

Hurricane Michael descended upon the Florida panhandle and wrecked havoc across southern and central Georgia. Keep up with the latest information here.



Second Chance Job Fair will give all a chance at a fresh start  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE Ala. -- A job fair designed to give anyone a second chance is coming to North Alabama on February 27. Preparation seminars are helping to make ...



Here are north Alabama's 15 best public high schools, US News says  AL.com

U.S. News and World Report's annual ranking of the nation's best high schools has been released.



Hazel Green getting new fire station  WHNT News 19

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. - Hazel Green Volunteer Fire Department broke ground on a new fire station Friday. This is their fourth fire station to be built and ...



Student arrested after Sparkman High School was placed on lockdown  WAAY

A student was arrested Tuesday after a possible gun threat at Sparkman High School. Investigators told WAAY 31, Devantae McCobbe, 18, was arrested after ...



Ohio teen launches tech startup at age 14, publishes book by 17  WHNT News 19

CLEVELAND (WEWS) -- At just 17 years old, Neil Tewari isn't slowing down anytime soon. The Hawken Upper School senior created his first app at age 12.



Decatur Police to host active shooter response instructor course  WHNT News 19

DECATUR, Ala. — The Decatur Police Department will be hosting Active Shooter Response Certification Training (ALICE Training) this summer at Cedar Ridge ...



“Because of the memories” – Arab High seniors voted to forgo the new stadium, graduate in the old one  WHNT News 19

ARAB, Ala. -- Arab High School has a new stadium, but the Class of 2018 won't be walking there because majority ruled - for a special reason. The new stadium ...



Shoals Meals on Wheels program in need of donations  WHNT News 19

FLORENCE, Ala. - Coordinators for Meals on Wheels in the Shoals are asking for donations to help continue the organization's mission. Community Action ...



Thomas Casteel named principal at Harlan Elementary | Local News  Times Daily

FLORENCE — During a called meeting today, the city's school board named Thomas Casteel principal of Harlan Elementary School.



Rogersville man indicted on child rape charge  Kingsport Times News

ROGERSVILLE — A Hawkins County man has been indicted for the alleged rape of a 12-year-old. Dylan Kyle Gatewood, 21, was arrested Friday morning.



Colbert County school board approves contracts for key positions  Times Daily

The Colbert County school board approved contracts for several administrators and filled the assistant principal's position at Colbert Heights High School.



Colbert County looks to give volunteer firefighters EMT training  WHNT News 19

TUSCUMBIA, Ala. – A program has been approved in Colbert County which will help residents in need of emergency services. If it works as proposed, it will cut ...



Kentucky 10-year-old’s winning science fair project: ‘Is Tom Brady a Cheater?’  WHNT News 19

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Most kids make models of the solar system or volcanoes for science fairs. But one kid in Kentucky wanted to prove that Tom Brady and the ...



Kenyan teacher who gives away 80% of his salary is awarded a $1M global prize  WHNT News 19

(CNN) --A math and physics teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away 80% of his monthly income to help the poor, has won a $1 million prize.Peter Tabichi ...



Fire at training ground of Brazilian club Flamengo -10 dead  WHNT News 19

BRAZIL. - Ten people have died and at least three others have been injured after a fire broke out at the youth training ground of Brazilian football club Flamengo ...



Jeep Grand Cherokee and Ford Explorer get worst ratings in crash test  WAAY

Leg injuries were deemed likely in both vehicles' tests. In one, head injuries could also be possible.



Trump or Clinton? How did your school vote in mock election among Alabama school students?  AL.com

Republican Donald Trump should be the next president, according to votes casts in a mock election held among Alabama school students.



High school graduation ceremonies scheduled across the Tennessee Valley  whnt.com

Students across the Tennessee Valley are wrapping up the school year. Classes for many seniors are already over; now they're just waiting to make that walk ...



Tuesday’s ballot break-down for northwest Alabama  WHNT News 19

Northwest Alabama has their fair share of primary elections to be thinking about. There are 8-local races WHNT News 19 is watching on the Republican primary ...



Almost time to mow the wild onions!  WHNT News 19

If you have wild onions sprouting across your yard, mark down these dates. Many of you ask us about this every year, and we're happy to find an answer!



39 Student Athletes Recognized For Signing Commitment Letters  Patch.com

39 Students Sign Commitment Letters - Woodstock-Towne Lake, GA - These Cherokee County School District students join 74 who were recognized in February ...



Safety the hot topic for local school officials, law enforcement  Times Daily

Keith Lankford doesn't offer a knee-jerk response when discussing school safety.Instead, the Sheffield school superintendent is gathering information from ...



Colbert County Superintendent gives commission options to help improve school security  whnt.com

COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – Often times great tragedy brings change. School security is being evaluated across the United States. A school threat last week in ...



Madison Fire and Rescue gets virtual technology training program  WHNT News 19

MADISON, Ala. - Last October, Bob Jones High School graduate Fred Williams got the call telling him the City of Madison wanted him to help develop virtual ...



ACT score averages, by school, help officials tweek instruction  Times Daily

The recently released 2016 ACT composite scores for high schools around the state can tell a lot about a district.



2018 Hall of Fame Class | Knights Korner  courierjournal

The 19th annual Colbert County Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremonies and banquet will be held Saturday, April 21st at 6:30 p.m. at Listerhill Credit Union in ...



Pictures: Heavy Rain Causes Flooding in Colbert County  whnt.com

CHEROKEE, Ala. (WHNT) - People in Colbert County saw some major flash flooding Wednesday morning due to heavy rains. Much of the flooding was in ...



School system seeks solution to Deshler football field flooding  WAAY

Tuscumbia City Schools plans to spend $2.8 million in bond money to make some serious upgrades to academic and athletic facilities.



Heavy rains cause some flooding in Shoals  WAAY

Some roads were closed by heavy rainfall Thursday morning, officials said.



EMS recognized for heroism for reviving electrocuted man  WHNT News 19

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. - It's National EMA Week and the Madison County Commission recognized some local heroes Wednesday morning for saving one ...



Conviction upheld in 2015 Huntsville murder  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- A man charged with shooting his girlfriend after an argument will remain behind bars, Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall said ...



Michigan volunteers build free bunk beds for children experiencing hard times  WHNT News 19

KENT COUNTY, Mich. (WXMI) -- A group of volunteers met on Friday night in Kent County to build bunk beds for kids in need. The organization Sleep in ...



Russellville High recognized as state leader in AP course involvement  whnt.com

RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. – A celebration was held Thursday morning at Russellville High School. Students and teachers were recognized on the state level for ...



Looking ahead: Projecting the high school football playoffs  Asheville Citizen-Times

Sure, it's only Week 6 of the WNC high school football season, but it's never to early to look ahead. According to the most recent Maxpreps rankings, which will ...



Why Marshall Co. Schools graduations won’t have a valedictorian and salutatorian this year  whnt.com

GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. -- This is the first year in the Marshall County Schools system that the graduating class won't have a valedictorian and salutatorian.



WATCH: Buckhorn High School faculty steal the show at pep rally  whnt.com

https://www.facebook.com/buckhornhighschool/videos/1188425664539972/?__mref=message_bubble NEW MARKET, Ala. - Students at Buckhorn High School ...



Starnes confirms: He has applied for Director of Schools position with Greeneville City Schools  Therogersvillereview

ROGERSVILLE — Hawkins Co. Director of Schools Steve Starnes confirmed to the Review on Friday, March 23, that he had submitted an application for the ...



Police: Albertville High School teacher caught distributing steroids  whnt.com

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. - An Albertville High School teacher was arrested at his home on Thursday. David Darden is charged with possession of a controlled ...



East Tennessee High School Football: Week 10 roundup  Knoxville News Sentinel

TSSAA high school football game updates from across East Tennessee and Knoxville.



Kennesaw State adds 12 recruits to 2018 football class  Atlanta Journal Constitution

KSU inked six commitments during the initial signing period. The Owls could add as many as 16 more on Wednesday.



7 signs you’ve outgrown your job  WHNT News 19

(CNN) - We all have bad days at work. Sometimes, it's more like a bad month or even a bad year. But how do you know if it's just a temporary work rut or a sign ...



NEW PHOTOS: Little River Canyon fire burns near Highway 35 in Cherokee County  whnt.com

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ala. - Lighter winds Sunday helped fire crews gain control of the large wildfire burning near the DeKalb/Cherokee County line. The fire ...



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Actor Michael Schoeffling today: age, net worth, wife, children  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ☆ Read about ⭐ MICHAEL SCHOEFFLING ⭐ life and career path and find out what the former star does today. Besides, learn the name of his ...



Cherokee to induct 11 into athletic Hall of Fame  South Jersey Local News

EVESHAM—Cherokee High School has announced the Class of 2014 members to its Athletic Hall of Fame. The 11 members will be formally inducted at a ...



All-Area Baseball Class 1A-3A: Phil Campbell's Peyton Thomas is hitter of the year  Times Daily

Peyton Thomas thought most about team goals, and that's why he's at once pleased Phil Campbell baseball advanced to the second round of the 2A playoffs ...



NJROTC cadets compete in Area Nine Championship Drill Meet  Therogersvillereview

ROGERSVILLE—Cadets from Cherokee High School's NJROTC competed in the 2017 NJROTC Area Nine Championship Drill Meet hosted by Cocke County ...



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