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Lee high school’s Kobe Brown announces where he will play college basketball  WAFF

Lee high school basketball standout Kobe Brown will announce where he plans to play college basketball on Tuesday.

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 ...

High school seniors attend senior Sprint career fair  WAFF

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Today, High School Seniors from three different school systems spent time at the Senior Sprint Career fair. They connected with local ...

Kobe Brown to announce commitment Tuesday  247Sports

Kobe Brown, a three-star recruit from Alabama, plans to announce at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday where he plans to play his freshman season of college basketball.

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 ...

The story of Alabama's first punk-rock band

In the early '80s, The Knockabouts blazed a furious trail.

Pawn shop asking for help to get military memorabilia back to veterans’ family  WAFF

Do you know Donald Gregory Cox or his family? This is your chance to help them.

Independent Musical Productions presents “Five Guys Named Moe” at Lee High School’s Black Box Theater  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- IMP Huntsville presents Five Guys Named Moe at the Lee High School Black Box Theater February 7 -10, 2019. The musical is a tribute to ...

Student shot at Robert E. Lee High School in Montgomery; suspect in custody

An unidentified suspect was in custody, according to media reports.

Lee High parent files Title IX lawsuit against Huntsville City Schools over inequality between male and female sports programs

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A Huntsville parent has filed a Title IX lawsuit against Huntsville City Schools alleging unequal treatment and benefits between the boys' ...

Missouri Tigers Sign 4-Star Forward Kobe Brown to 2019 Class  BCSNN - Best College Sports News Network

Mizzou Men's Basketball signed Huntsville, Alabama, native Kobe Brown to its 2019 recruiting class, head coach Cuonzo Martin announced Wednesday.

Students at predominantly black Lee High School start petition to change school name

A group of students at Lee High School in Huntsville have started a petition to change the school's name to honor the first black student who integrated Lee High.

Report: 2 more gun incidents at Montgomery high school

A 17-year-old male student was shot in the arm in the gym of the Montgomery high school on Tuesday.

Petitions for and against renaming Lee High School gaining traction

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Debate has erupted once again over the name of Lee High School. A group of students have led the charge to change the name of the ...

Lee High School History teacher’s history twitter lesson goes viral  WAFF

Local Lee High School history teacher, Jennifer Denton brought the American Revolution to life with “tweets", and the response online was #astounding.

Huntsville teacher sees the full rainbow thanks to generous students  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The musical director at Lee High School received a big surprise Friday. As the students worked on their production of Joseph and the ...

Former Huntsville teacher arrested after missing hearing for murder charge  WAAY

Milton Tyson, a former Lee High School teacher, is in the Madison County Jail after he failed to appear in court on Monday for a scheduled hearing regarding his ...

Tickets for Alabama Youth Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’ now available  WAFF

You can reserve your seats for a December performance of the 'Nutcracker' in Huntsville.

Former Huntsville teacher charged in 2017 murder rearrested after fleeing courtroom  WAFF

A former Huntsville teacher on a fugitive warrant for murder is back behind bars.

Boy, 15, charged with assault in connection with shooting near Montgomery high school

A 15-year-old boy was charged with assault Thursday in connection with a shooting near Robert E. Lee High School in Montgomery that left the victim in critical ...

Alabama Youth Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’ is a production for the community, by the community  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- The Alabama Youth Ballet Theatre prides itself on not just being a dance company, but having a mission to inspire students to achieve their ...

Columbia-Bob Jones basketball games cancelled over threats  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Boys and girls basketball games between Columbia High School and Bob Jones High School Thursday night were cancelled over ...

Lee High students honored at first ever Academic Signing Day  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Lee High School held its first annual National Academic Signing Day on Tuesday. "I'm feeling empowered. This is a milestone," said senior ...

Lee High’s Malik Langham chooses Florida on national signing day  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A four-star recruit from Lee High School in Huntsville has decided he'll play college football at Florida. Defensive End Malik Langham made ...

Public school board hearing for Lee high school special ed teacher

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.-- A Lee High School special-ed teacher asked for a public hearing before the school board Friday regarding his termination. The school ...

See schedule for AHSAA's 4 regional basketball tournaments

The 2019 AHSAA regional basketball tournaments begin Thursday, continuing the state basketball tournament for all seven classifications for boys and girls.

Huntsville City Schools magnet school application window for 2019-2020 school year is open  WAFF

The Magnet Application for Academy for Academic and Arts, Academy for Science & Foreign Language, Columbia High School, Creative and Performing Arts at ...

Which Alabama high school has the most players in the NFL?

Daphne High School and Oxford High School have four alumni apiece on the rosters of NFL teams as the league plays on the first Sunday of its 2018 season.

Another gun found at a Montgomery school; 5th student charged with having gun since Tuesday

Friday's arrest marks the fifth Montgomery student charged with having a gun at school since Tuesday.

High school basketball sub-regional games underway  WHNT News 19

High school basketball teams from all over the state are working towards the state championship, including several from the Tennessee Valley. The Lee High ...

Malik Langham enters into the NCAA transfer portal  WAAY

Former Lee High School football standout Malik Langham has decided to enter into the NCAA transfer portal after being at the University of Florida for the past ...

Remembering the Lee High School Bus Crash

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – It will be 10 years this Sunday since the Lee High School bus crash left four teenage girls dead. "Obviously you're even more concerned.

Alabama high school basketball semifinal results  WAFF

Teams from across the state will travel to Birmingham starting Monday to compete for a state title.

Former Lee High teacher pleads Guilty to distributing obscene material to a student

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - According to Madison County court records, former Lee High School teacher Aundrea Winbush has entered a guilty plea to distributing ...

Three Huntsville City Schools appear on state list of failing schools  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Wednesday, the Alabama State Department of Education released its 2018 list of failing schools, as defined by the Alabama Accountability ...

Alumnus from Huntsville’s Lee High School lands role in hit musical on Broadway

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A Lee High School alumnus, Michael Luwoye, will make his Broadway debut in Hamilton as Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the ...

'Parents, get the guns’: Mayor issues warning after school shooting  WSFA

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Mayor Todd Strange is calling for community and parental involvement to help steer youth away from violence after a recent ...

Huntsville City Schools present schedule for safety improvements  WAFF

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Thursday Huntsville City Schools presented the timeline for its school safety task force, the group that will present safety ...

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 ...

Lyrique Music Productions presents The Hunchback of Notre Dame  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Looking for a way to support local theater? The Hunchback of Notre Dame will be taking the stage starting next week at Lee High School's ...

Former Huntsville Sunday school student accused of stealing teacher's car  WAAY

Huntsville police are looking for a teen accused of stealing a car from her former Sunday school teacher. It happened overnight at a home near Mastin Lake ...

Former Lee High School teammates pitch in same MLB game

Craig Kimbrel and Buddy Boshers have known each other since they were 5 years old. They were baseball teammates at Lee High School in Huntsville, and the ...

See Tuesday's AHSAA boys sub-regional basketball scores

The 2019 AHSAA regional basketball tournaments are set. Boys sub-regional games were played Tuesday night, with winners advancing to one of the four ...

Old Lee High’s Last Salute  WHNT

The year 1964 marked Lee High School's first graduating class. In 1986, Huntsville City Schools created the Lee arts and pre-engineering magnet programs, ...

Huntsville City Schools to hold meetings to develop strategic plan  WAFF

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - School leaders in Huntsville are working to develop a strategic plan for the district. In order to accomplish that, Superintendent ...

Huntsville City Schools holds first of five School Safety Engagement Forums  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Huntsville City Schools wants to hear from the community about what it should do next with regard to safety and security. After a recent ...

Student caught with gun at Lee High/New Century Technology School, lockdown over

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A student was caught with a gun and arrested Monday on the campus of Lee High School and New Century Technology Schools. School ...

Sharman Yolanda Lee | Obituaries |  Elko Daily Free Press

May 26, 1947 – March 20, 2019. Sharman Yolanda Lee passed away on March 20, 2019. Yolanda was born May 26, 1947 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida to the late ...

Teen shot near Montgomery school arrested with 2 others

A 14-year-old boy critically wounded in a shooting last week near Montgomery's Robert. E. Lee High School is now one of three teens charged with multiple ...

Shakespeare company returns to Lee High School Feb. 6-8

They're coming back to town, bringing with them sword fights, witches' brew, stirring soliloquies, and stories of romance and passion. The American ...

Huntsville board accepts $35 million bid to build new Lee High School  The Huntsville Times -

The board accepted a bid from Atlanta-based Winter Construction. Nine other companies -- including four from Alabama -- bid on the project, but Winter bid the ...

Hartselle’s highest-winning head coach takes over at Madison Academy  WAFF

Bob Godsey, the highest-winning coach in Hartselle High School history, will become the head coach at Madison Academy.

10 Years Later: Lee High School bus crash  WAFF

Sunday marks 10 years since four students were killed and dozens of others were injured when their school bus plunged off I-565 in the center of Huntsville.

Alabama high school basketball championship results  WAFF

Teams from across the state will travel to Birmingham starting Monday to compete for a state title.

Buckhorn High School is the Jack’s Pep Rally of the Week!  WHNT News 19

NEW MARKET, Ala. - Buckhorn High School was pumped up for this week's Pep Rally of the Week! The Bucks were loud and proud and ready for this week's ...

Huntsville native brings live concert to Von Braun Center Friday  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Huntsville native and Lee High School graduate Devan Davis will put on a live concert of drama, music, poetry and more Friday night at the ...

Huntsville native Trey Flowers to sign with Detroit Lions  WAFF

(WAFF) - Huntsville native Trey Flowers will be leaving the Patriots and joining our other local NFL football player, Kerryon Johnson, with the Detroit Lions.

Status of assistant principal acquitted in Lee High School sexual abuse trial under review by school system  The Huntsville Times -

The Huntsville school board did not take up Eason's employment tonight as anticipated, but board attorney J.R. Brooks is reviewing whether Eason should be ...

Finding life after death 10 years after school bus crash killed four

"When everyone else forgets, you never forget because that was your child," a mother of one of the four bus crash victims said.

Huntsville City Schools to host community meetings about 3-year strategic plan  WHNT News 19

Huntsville City School district leaders are asking for input from parents about the 3-year strategic plan. Community conversation meetings will be held from ...

Amid murder trial, prosecutors drop case in fatal shooting of Huntsville woman

As he emerged from a Madison County courtroom as a free man, Lopez Rice offered condolences to the tearful family of Mercedes Morris. "I hope they find ...

Independent Musical Productions presents Shrek, The Musical this weekend  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- A Tony award-winning fairy tale is headed to the Lee High School Main Stage Theatre. Produced by Independent Musical Productions, ...

Thank You Tennessee Valley!  WHNT News 19

The broadcast news business can be very transient. It's common for people to spend a few years in a market and then seemingly disappear. Their departures ...

Hazel Green girls win 6A basketball championship  WAFF

The defending 6A girls basketball championship Hazel Green Trojans are taking on Opelika for the 2019 title.

Family says 14-year-old shot in Montgomery may be paralyzed  WAFF

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A Montgomery teen remains in the hospital after being shot. The family of Gustavo Gomez Rosales says the boy was the victim in ...

Police arrest man after foot chase near Lee High School; school briefly on lockdown due to this

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Lee High School in Huntsville was briefly put on lockdown Tuesday morning. A student first contacted WHNT by social media to let us know ...

25 Alabama high schools with lowest ACT scores

The ACT (American College Test) is designed as a college readiness test with a maximum high score of 36. Alabama is one of 18 states where every student ...

Jemison parents want to provide input on next principal  WAAY

The school has already had two principals in the two years it's been open.

48 Showdown: Huntsville vs Gadsden City  WAFF

Huntsville (3-5) will take on Gadsden City (1-6) for our Week 8 edition of the 48 Showdown.

Will Lee High School lose its name in merger with New Century?

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Lee High School may get a new name when it opens the doors of its new facility next fall, an idea that has a lot of residents fuming.

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.

Alabama A&M Basketball announces seven signees in its 2019 recruiting class  WHNT News 19

NORMAL, Ala. - Dylan Howard and Alabama A&M Basketball announced Wednesday the signing of seven players in its 2019 recruiting class. Howard, who was ...

Per video, A&M hoops signee Kobe Brown to look elsewhere  247Sports

The trickle-down of coach Billy Kennedy not returning to Texas A&M for a ninth season has affected the 2019 class. Last Friday, 4-star guard signee Chris Harris ...

StubHub surprises Birmingham band students with more than $41,000 in musical instruments

The musical sounds from the band at Oxmoor Valley Elementary school in Birmingham will have a different ring after today. This morning, StubHub surprised ...

High school football kicks off in north Alabama  WAFF

(WAFF) - Bright lights on a Thursday night in north Alabama meant the first night of high school football. A handful of teams opening their respective seasons ...

Huntsville superintendent: Fight at Lee High School was gang initiation

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- The four students from Lee High School who filmed a fight in a school bathroom and posted the video to YouTube did so as a gang ...

Huntsville nurse surprised with Army honor  WAAY

A Huntsville nurse has been honored by the United States Army for going above and beyond the civilian call of duty. Olivia Parsons worked with the Red Cross ...

More than 30 guns recovered from area youth in the last year  WSFA

Montgomery County District Attorney Daryl Bailey discusses the prominence of the issue of youth with guns following a shooting at Lee High School.

Havoc wins SPHL semifinals game 1  WAFF

The Huntsville Havoc was victorious over the Knoxville Ice Bears for game 1 of the Southern Professional Hockey League semifinals.

White students in Huntsville can't transfer out of 'failing' schools

"She's not being given the same opportunities as her black peers."

24 former Alabama prep stars in Super Bowl LIII race

In Super Bowl history, 86 players from Alabama high schools have appeared on the active rosters of the participating teams. They've come from 67 schools and ...

Two Huntsville schools make state's failing schools list; two drop off

Lee High. Columbia and Lee High Schools were the only two Huntsville City Schools to make the state's failing schools list, for low test scores in reading and ...

Huntsville City School students walk out to end school violence

HUNTSVILLE Ala. -- Students across the country, walked out of their classrooms today to call attention to school safety, and to remember the lives lost in the ...

This is the nation's most culturally divisive football game

Both Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis high schools are predominantly black, and there is a growing movement among parents in Montgomery to change the ...

Arrest made in foot pursuit near Lee High School  WAFF

Huntsville police confirm a man is in custody after a foot pursuit near Lee High School Tuesday morning.

MPS honors nurses for heroic acts  WSFA

At Tuesday's Montgomery Public Schools board meeting, three nurses and a nursing supervisor were recognized for their heroic acts and outstanding work.

UMS-Wright tops Deshler in 4A football state championship  WAFF

The Deshler Tigers fell to UMS-Wright on Friday in the 4A state title game.

Two injured in house fire in Huntsville  WAAY

Multiple units from Huntsville Fire and Rescue put out the fire. Two adults and two children are now looking for another place to live.

Confederate schools, mascots, and monuments around Alabama

The Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument pictured is located in Linn Park, outside of the Birmingham City Hall. The Linn Park monument features quotes ...

Former Huntsville teacher charged with murder  WAFF

Huntsville police have arrested a man in the murder of 29-year-old Marcus White.

Free wrestling academy open to North Alabama residents - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

Jason Guyton has began a wrestling academy to encourage the resurgence of the sport in Alabama. Guyton is offering the lessons free to all North Alabama ...

Fight at Columbia high school injures teacher  WAAY

Students tell WAAY 31 it was a history teacher at the school that was injured when he tried to break up a fight.

Lee High School Bus Crash: 5 years later  WAFF

On November 20th, 2006, a bus from Lee High School headed to the Huntsville Center For Technology plunged from I-565 to the gravel below, killing four ...

Darian Stewart looking for new team after release by Denver Broncos

Darian Stewart said he has a lot of football left in him after the Denver Broncos released the former Lee-Huntsville standout on Wednesday.

Alabama Roots: 47 MLB All-Stars

Former Lee-Huntsville/Wallace State star Craig Kimbrel will be at the MLB All-Star Game for the seventh time on Tuesday.

Players with Alabama baseball roots earn places in MLB postseason field

Major League Baseball's postseason lineup likely will include five players from Alabama high schools and colleges.

Alabama alum, Huntsville native will play lead in smash musical 'Hamilton' on Broadway

Michael Luwoye, an alum of Lee High School in Huntsville and the University of Alabama, has been cast as the alternate for the lead role in the multiple Tony ...

Huntsville Police charge Harvest man in connection to Callahan Drive murder

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The Huntsville Police have arrested 49-year-old Milton Tyson of Harvest in connection to the murder of 29-year-old Marcus White.

Student shot, injured at Montgomery high school

A student at Robert E. Lee High School in Montgomery was shot and injured Thursday afternoon on school grounds, according to reports.

Pygmies concert cancelled  Sand Mountain Reporter

When Marshall County Schools Superintendent Cindy Wigley cancelled a Velcro Pygmies concert at Asbury High School, it set off a week of controversy.

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