Decatur

Police search for Camaro stolen from Decatur dealership

DECATUR, Ala. – Champion Dodge of Decatur reported a burglary to Morgan County 911 Wednesday morning. During the initial investigation, police ...

Morgan County School Board officials investigate hazing incident

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, Morgan County Schools, and the Department of Human Resources (DHR) continue an investigation into an incident...

Austin Football using playoff loss as motivation in 2018

DECATUR , Ala. – “That was a gut check right there that was a heartbreak,” said Austin quarterback Kulyn Hubbard. Hubbard, referring to Austin’s 51-...

New high schools finished in time for Decatur students to return to school

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DECATUR, Ala. – Thousands of kids in Decatur will head back to school on Wednesday morning. School leaders are cheering because the two new high...

Teacher quits after 2 years on paid leave, fighting student sex allegations

Since her arrest, Witt has been on paid leave and made more than $128,000, according to an AP story. Carrie WittDecatur Police Department  Carrie...

Carrie Witt resigns as Decatur City Schools teacher

DECATUR, Ala. –  A teacher accused of having sexual contact with two students is no longer employed by Decatur City Schools. School board president...

Alabama science, tech are all over NASA's new Parker Solar Probe

Aboard is an instrument made in Huntsville that will collect charged particles of the solar wind as the probe flies through the gases of the Sun...

$7.2 million cotton gin facility in the works for Limestone County

ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — A county at the heart of Alabama’s cotton industry is getting a new gin for the first time in generations. Associated Growers...

Solar probe launch with Alabama science on board delayed

Launch controllers will try again Sunday at 2:31 a.m. CDT with a 60 percent chance of favorable weather. NASA delayed Saturday morning's pre-...

Supreme Court won’t hear case of man serving 35 years for Limestone County rape

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. — The Alabama Supreme Court has decided not to hear the case of a convicted rapist whose case gained national attention when...

Court dates upcoming for Decatur physician accused of preying on patients

DECATUR, Ala. — His accusers say Decatur physician Dr. Michael Dick is using his office to prey on vulnerable women. WHNT News 19 has previously...

Decatur City Schools bans cell phones from the classrooms

DECATUR, Ala. – Next week class will be back in session at Decatur City Schools. This school year students can expect some new changes, like no cell...

Morgan County man sentenced to life in prison for 2013 murder

A man found guilty of murder in the 2013 death of a Decatur man was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday. The judge handed down the sentence for...

Former Lawrence Co. Sheriff’s Office Chief of Staff faces new domestic violence charge

DECATUR, Ala. – A Former Lawrence County Sheriff`s Office Chief of staff Timothy McWhorter faces another domestic violence charge. This is the third...

Three men facing meth-making charges in Morgan County

Morgan County authorities said drug agents who went to search a home in Hartselle found a man with a meth lab in his hand when they showed up. On...