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'Jeopardy!': A peek inside invitation-only contestant auditions in Huntsville - The Huntsville Times - al.com

Thu, 05/23/2013 - 13:12

'Jeopardy!': A peek inside invitation-only contestant auditions in Huntsville
The Huntsville Times - al.com
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- A "Jeopardy!" buzzer is dark gray and about the size of a Magic Marker, with a red button on one end and a cord on the other connecting to a rectangular-shaped device. In a Westin Huntsville ballroom at 9 a.m. on a recent Friday, ...

Huntsville Speedway returns to racing Saturday night - The Huntsville Times - al.com

Thu, 05/23/2013 - 13:12

Huntsville Speedway returns to racing Saturday night
The Huntsville Times - al.com
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- With the first race of the season already under his belt, Huntsville Speedway promoter Bruce Roberts can't wait to show off his quarter-mile asphalt track Saturday night. After several months of remodeling, Roberts continues to ...

Huntsville man robbed during Craigslist transaction - al.com (blog)

Thu, 05/23/2013 - 04:36

Huntsville man robbed during Craigslist transaction
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- A Craigslist sale turned into armed robbery for a Huntsville man Wednesday afternoon, according to a police report. huntsville police car.jpg. The man told police he contacted someone online to buy a cell phone. He went to meet ...

3 injured in crash with Huntsville police car - al.com (blog)

Wed, 05/22/2013 - 05:05

3 injured in crash with Huntsville police car
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Police are investigating a wreck that sent three people, including an officer, to Huntsville Hospital Tuesday afternoon. huntsville police car.jpg. A police report states a Chevrolet Blazer collided with a patrol car at the ...

Northrop Grumman enters mentor-protege agreement with Huntsville-based ... - al.com

Tue, 05/21/2013 - 22:37

Northrop Grumman enters mentor-protege agreement with Huntsville-based ...
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama – Officials with Northrop Grumman came together during a formal signing ceremony Tuesday afternoon to enter a three-year mentor-protégé agreement with Davidson Technologies, a technology company in Huntsville. Davidson ...

Huntsville police blotter: AK-47 among weapons stolen on Golf Road - The Huntsville Times - al.com (blog)

Tue, 05/21/2013 - 07:56

Huntsville police blotter: AK-47 among weapons stolen on Golf Road
The Huntsville Times - al.com (blog)
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Unless otherwise noted, the following incidents were reported to Huntsville police Monday. In items with incomplete addresses, police withheld the information. Police Blotter. South precinct. Dortmund Drive: A vehicle at a home ...

Huntsville police to enforce "Click it or Ticket" Memorial Day weekend - al.com (blog)

Mon, 05/20/2013 - 21:30

Huntsville police to enforce "Click it or Ticket" Memorial Day weekend
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama-- The Huntsville Police Department will be enforcing Alabama Seat Belt Laws with the annual "Click it or Ticket" highway safety campaign May 20-June 2. According to officials, research has found that lap/shoulder seat belts, when ...

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Huntsville Pacesetters for Sunday, May 26 - al.com (blog)

Mon, 05/20/2013 - 20:34

Huntsville Pacesetters for Sunday, May 26
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The firm is also pleased that four staff members will serve on the Board of the Huntsville Chapter of the Alabama Society of CPAs. Scott Hand, CPA, MBA, and Tax Advisory Services Manager will serve as President. Luke Kinzer will serve as Treasurer ...

Huntsville-based Dynetics unveils new surveillance radar to reduce airport ... - al.com

Mon, 05/20/2013 - 18:45

Huntsville-based Dynetics unveils new surveillance radar to reduce airport ...
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Based in Huntsville, Dynetics, a sensor technology innovator since 1974, will showcase its new groundAware Airport Perimeter and Ground Surveillance Radar at the American Association of Airport Executives' annual conference in Reno, Nev., May ...

Cancer claims Jim Marek, leader of Merrimack Mill Village in southwest Huntsville - al.com (blog)

Mon, 05/20/2013 - 17:58

Cancer claims Jim Marek, leader of Merrimack Mill Village in southwest Huntsville
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Merrimack Mill Village lost its biggest cheerleader over the weekend. James J. Marek Jr. - friends called him Jim - died Saturday after a long battle with bone cancer. He was 69 years old. A Chicago native, Marek settled in ...

Huntsville police arrest three juveniles accused of wrecking stolen car - al.com (blog)

Mon, 05/20/2013 - 17:24

Huntsville police arrest three juveniles accused of wrecking stolen car
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama-- Huntsville police say three juveniles wrecked a stolen car at the intersection of Mastin Lake Road and Edgemont Drive Sunday afternoon. Police say two male juveniles and one female juvenile stole a car from a Chevron station off ...

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Federal judge approves plan to rebuild, move several Huntsville schools - al.com (blog)

Mon, 05/20/2013 - 16:22

Federal judge approves plan to rebuild, move several Huntsville schools
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- A federal judge has granted a motion filed by the Huntsville school district in an effort to build and renovate schools throughout the district. The judge had to approve the plans under a 1970 desegregation order that eliminated ...

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4 indicted in April 2012 Huntsville murder case - al.com (blog)

Mon, 05/20/2013 - 11:41

4 indicted in April 2012 Huntsville murder case
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Four men who were charged in the April 2012 murder of a Huntsville man have been indicted by a grand jury, reports The Times' news partner, WHNT New 19. marlo murder suspects L to R: Robert Eugene Davis, Jamie Ladae Kelly ...

Huntsville Islamic Center welcomes first full-time minister for the North ... - Press-Register - al.com

Fri, 05/17/2013 - 21:11

Huntsville Islamic Center welcomes first full-time minister for the North ...
Press-Register - al.com
Ragab Abdelmoneim.jpg Imam Ragab Abdelmoneim, with his wife Walaa Abuhany and daughters Tasbeeh, 3, and Abrar, 9 months, moved to Huntsville this month (May 2013). Imam Abdelmoneim, who is from Cairo, is the first full-time minister for the ...

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Alabama ordered to respond to Huntsville cop killer's efforts to overturn ... - al.com (blog)

Fri, 05/17/2013 - 19:20

Alabama ordered to respond to Huntsville cop killer's efforts to overturn ...
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Daniel Golden sign Kenneth and Diannah Golden, parents of Daniel Golden; Jaxson Golden, nephew of Daniel Golden; and Donessa Golden, widow of Daniel Golden, with highway sign honoring slain Huntsville police officer Daniel Golden. (Huntsville ...

Huntsville board to meet next week to transfer principals, teachers - al.com (blog)

Fri, 05/17/2013 - 18:11

Huntsville board to meet next week to transfer principals, teachers
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - The Huntsville school system will see some more swapping of leadership among its schools. The school board will meet in a special-called meeting next week to deal with end-of-the-year personnel issues. The meeting is scheduled ...

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North Huntsville woman's home hit by gunfire - al.com (blog)

Fri, 05/17/2013 - 09:50

North Huntsville woman's home hit by gunfire
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- A Huntsville woman escaped injury when shots came into her home Thursday night, according to police. police lights.jpg. An incident report states the victim claimed she heard two gunshots followed by glass breaking shortly before ...

Huntsville police blotter: Rape reported on Old Madison Pike - al.com (blog)

Fri, 05/17/2013 - 07:11

Huntsville police blotter: Rape reported on Old Madison Pike
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HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Unless otherwise noted, the following incidents were reported to Huntsville police Thursday. In items with incomplete addresses, police withheld the information. Police Blotter. West precinct. Old Madison Pike: A rape was ...

Huntsville school board to request changes to desegregation order - al.com (blog)

Thu, 05/16/2013 - 16:42

Huntsville school board to request changes to desegregation order
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Developer Bob Broadway and the Broadway Group planned to buy the school, tear it down and put up 11 residential lots in its place, but the Huntsville Historic Preservation Commission in March rejected his application to raze the school. The 75-year-old ...

Huntsville stand-up comedians playing benefit show for homeless veterans - The Huntsville Times - al.com

Thu, 05/16/2013 - 16:22

Huntsville stand-up comedians playing benefit show for homeless veterans
The Huntsville Times - al.com
View/Post Comments. HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Fifteen stand-up comics will be telling their best jokes to raise funds for a subject that couldn't be more serious: homeless veterans. The Comedy Benefit and Fundraiser for Operation Stand Down is set for 7 ...