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Town Creek police investigate fatal shooting

Police in Town Creek were called out Thursday evening to the scene of a deadly shooting on Bradley Street. Though police have not confirmed the information, family members told WAAY 31 the shooting involved a man who shot and killed his girlfriend and then turned the gun on himself. Family...
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Local physician’s medical license suspended

Dr. Sammy Fuad Becdach, 55, of Madison, had his medical license suspended on June 16 after a 21-year-old female patient he is accused of having sexual relations with died of a drug overdose on Dec. 18, 2020. The state Board of Medical Examiners will seek revocation of the medical license...
MADISON, AL
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Decatur creating guidelines for incoming Airbnb’s

DECATUR, Ala. (WAFF) - City leaders in Decatur say, like it or not, short-term rentals are increasing in popularity in the city, but they are taking steps to make sure those rentals are managed the right way. There are currently around 30 short-term rental properties within Decatur city limits. “We...
DECATUR, AL
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Alabama's Oldest Ice Cream Shop Has Been Doing Things the Same Way for More Than 100 Years

It all started in 1917. During that year, Texas dairy farmer Paul Trowbridge happened to stop overnight in the tiny North Alabama town of Florence on his way to a dairy convention in North Carolina. He was so enchanted by the community that by the time he made it home, his mind was made up. He packed up his wife and son and moved across the country to Florence. The following year, he opened Trowbridge's Creamery on North Court Street, where he served homemade ice cream, including the orange-pineapple flavor the ice cream parlor is still known for today.
ALABAMA STATE
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Decatur Oncologist Stripped of License

A Decatur cancer doctor has had his medical license suspended by the state's medical board. That suspension stems from a police investigation into the 2020 overdose death of a 21-year-old woman who he says was his patient.
DECATUR, AL
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Decatur native leads after round two

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - There’s only been one man that can claim winning the Daikin Spirit of America Golf Classic that’s born and raised in Morgan County. Matt Gourgeot won the tournament at Burningtree Country Club in 2016. He’s still in contention finishing his second round tied for sixth. Ryley Heath hopes he can join Gourgeot after Saturday’s final round.
DECATUR, AL

Locals lead the way on day two of Daikin Spirt of America

DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – This week, over 100 of the top collegiate and amateur golfers are at the Burningtree Country Club in Decatur for the 2022 Daikin Spirit of America. But it’s the local guys who are standing out above the rest on their home course. Currently, atop the leaderboard, you’ll see some familiar faces […]
DECATUR, AL
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Other celebrations for Independence Day in north Alabama

We have been reminding you about Independence Day Celebrations in and around Madison (click here for a quick rundown of those events), but here are some other 4th of July events in north Alabama from our sister-paper, The Decatur Daily. Break out the patriotic-themed clothing, kick up the volume to...
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Greater Ardmore Chamber Awarded Grant Funds for Festival

THE GREATER ARDMORE CHAMBER WAS RECENTLY AWARDED A GRANT OF $2,600 FROM THE ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT. THE FUNDS WILL BE USED TO HELP COVER EXPENSES WITH THE CRAPE MYRTLE FESTIVAL, WHICH IS HELD ANNUALLY AND SHOWCASES WHAT THE ARDMORE COMMUNITY HAS TO OFFER. THE FESTIVAL IS SCHEDULED FOR AUGUST 20TH FROM 10 A.M. TO 7 P.M. AT JOHN BARNES PARK IN ARDMORE. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE FESTIVAL GO TO GREATER ARDMORE CHAMBER DOT COM.
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North-South All-Star Week Features Plenty Of Local Talent

MADISON- The 2022 Alabama High School Athletic Association’s All-Star Sports Week is set for July 18-22 as part of the annual AHSAA Summer Conference in Montgomery. The multi-sport event will feature 2023 seniors as teams in eight sports will square off in the North-South format. The players chosen to...
MADISON, AL
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Daily storms continue heading into the holiday weekend

It's another hot and humid day in North Alabama for Thursday. The 90-degree streak continues thanks to the 93 in Huntsville and 95 in Muscle Shoals today. It's possible that a slight increase in shower and storm coverage Friday could end the streak, but it will be close, with forecast highs near 90.
HUNTSVILLE, AL
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