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Mae Jemison High School students and parents voice concerns regarding administration  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Several Mae Jemison High School students and their parents called a press conference outside of the Huntsville Board of Education.



Jemison High School labeled as failing; students and teachers disagree, citing big accomplishments and success  WAFF

What is a failing school? According to lawmakers in Alabama, Jemison High School is failing because of low ACT scores. But the school is also celebrating after ...



All senior band members at Jemison High School receive college scholarships  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Mae Jemison High School's band director made band members do a bit of homework over the summer. He had the students make a list of ...



5 students arrested for involvement in brawl at Jemison High School  WAAY

Five students involved in the brawl at Jemison High School last Thursday were arrested. We know at least one of them had a stun gun used on them by a school ...



Unauthorized student spent 2 days at Huntsville school  AL.com

A 15-year-old student from a private school in Huntsville last month blended into the student body of a crosstown high school for two days, attending classes ...



Officer uses stun gun on Huntsville's Mae Jemison High student during brawl  WAAY

A brawl broke out during lunch time at Mae Jemison High School on Thursday. A person who claimed they were there sent us the video of what happened.



Mae Jemison High School principal resigns for Gulf Shores job  WAFF

Rachael McDaniel took a job in the Gulf Shores school system.



Every senior in this high school band won a college scholarship  AL.com

The seniors in the Mae Jemison High School band in Huntsville have earned a combined $630000 in college scholarships this year.



Jemison High School student hospitalized after car wreck  WAAY

A Jemison High School student is fighting for his life in a hospital, after a wreck Friday morning on Pulaski Pike near Sparkman Drive, about 2 miles from the ...



Students and staff stand up for Huntsville’s “failing” schools  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Three Huntsville City Schools are on the state's 2019 list of failing schools, listed from state data as the lowest 6% of schools identified for ...



Student hospitalized after fight at Jemison High  WAAY

Family and friends say a security guard threw Steven Franklin on the ground, fracturing his skull.



Jemison Christmas parade scheduled for Dec. 1 - The Clanton Advertiser  Clanton Advertiser

By JOYANNA LOVE/ Senior Staff Writer. The Jemison Christmas Parade, sponsored by the Jemison Lions Club, will be on Dec. 1 at 11 a.m. at Jemison High ...



Huntsville school board member acquitted of misdemeanor  AL.com

Michelle Watkins vehemently stated that she was innocent after she was arrested late last year on a harassment charge.



Mae Jemison gets new principal, promises of new direction  WAFF

Mae Jemison High School in Huntsville has a new principal. Dr. Rachael McDaniel comes to Huntsville from south Alabama.



3 Huntsville schools on state's failing schools list  WAFF

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - The Alabama Department of Education has released its latest list of failing public schools, and three of them are in north Alabama.



Huntsville City and Madison County schools graduation schedules  WAFF

Huntsville City Schools and Madison County Schools will conduct graduation ceremonies at the Von Braun Civic Center (VBC) this week.



Dr. Mae Jemison cuts ribbon on namesake Jemison High School  AL.com

Huntsville city schools honored Dr. Mae Jemison by naming a very beautiful new high school located at 5000 Pulaski Pike in Huntsville after her. Tuesday ...



Jemison High School welcomes new principal  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – It was only a few weeks ago that Jemison's PTSA president was pleading to be involved in the search of a new Jemison High School ...



HCS Board member Michelle Watkins acquitted of harassment charge  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Michelle Watkins has been acquitted of a harassment charge. The charge stems from an October 2018 incident at a school safety ...



Buckhorn advances in area tournament with win over Mae Jemison  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Buckhorn advanced to the Class 6A Area 16 Finals with a 61-54 win over #3 Mae Jemison on Tuesday night. The Bucks will square off with ...



Jemison track star takes talents to "The Swamp"  WAAY

Tyler Davis signed a track and field scholarship with the University of Florida.



No charges filed against Jemison High teacher  WAAY

The teacher was placed on leave after allegations of an inappropriate student relationship in November.



Teacher Needs Sick Day Donations To Spend Time With Daughter  Patch.com

Alabama Teacher Needs Sick Day Donations - Across Alabama, AL - A teacher at Mae Jemison High School has run out of sick days spending time with his ...



Mother of injured Jemison High School student gets attorney  WAFF

A Huntsville mother whose son was severely injured at Jemison High School is now pursuing legal options.



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 ...



Football coach asks other educators for help as his daughter battles cancer  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala - A Huntsville teacher is asking other educators in the community for assistance. In October, the 10 month-old daughter of a Mae Jemison ...



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 ...



Jemison beefs up security with safety training program  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

The Chilton County Sheriff's Office, Chilton County EMA and Jemison Police Department taught a four-hour safety training course inside Jemison High School.



4 students arrested following Jemison High School pepper spray fight  WAFF

A lunchroom fight involving pepper spray at Jemison High School left multiple people needing medical attention.



2019 Tennessee Valley National Signing Day Coverage  WAAY

National Signing Day 2019 is Wednesday, February 6.



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.



Spirit of the Week - Mae Jemison's Mighty Sounds of the South  rocketcitynow.com

This week's Spirit of the Week goes out to the Mae Jemison High School marching band. The band which is known as " The Mighty Sounds of the South" is ...



Huntsville High School family, community groups mourn student who died by suicide  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The Huntsville High School family continued to mourn the loss of one of its students on Monday. The Madison County Coroner confirmed ...



Injured Huntsville teen released from hospital after Jemison HS incident  WAFF

A Huntsville teenager is now home from the hospital after spending several days in intensive care.



Huntsville City Schools partner with Auburn University, NASA on additive manufacturing program  WAAY

The deal helps boost the high school curriculum while offering Auburn graduate students assistance with their research programs.



Deadline extended for college readiness program in Huntsville  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The deadline to apply for the CAP and GOWN Project's STEM Summer Institute has been extended to 11:59 p.m. May 10. That's almost two ...



Mae Jemison band raising funds to perform in Chicago’s Thanksgiving Parade  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Congratulations are in order for the Mae Jemison High School band in Huntsville. The band was recently invited to perform at the ...



Video: Arrested parent, students give details on Athens High School brawl  WAAY

One student told WAAY 31 she was taken to the hospital and diagnosed with a minor concussion after she was knocked unconscious during the fight.



Huntsville City Schools board member arrested on harassment charge  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Huntsville police arrested Huntsville City Schools board member Michelle Watkins for harassment on Monday afternoon. Watkins was ...



Athens High School principal resigns, taking job in Madison County  WHNT News 19

ATHENS, Ala. - Travis Schrimsher resigned as principal of Athens High School Friday. An Athens City Schools spokesperson confirmed Schrimsher submitted ...



School board members share response on Mae Jemison student “body slammed” by campus security officer  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A 15-year-old student at Mae Jemison High School has been released from the hospital after being hurt in an altercation at school.



Jemison High tunes out Huntsville's 50-year desegregation struggle  The News-Press

As the buzzer sounded, John Petty knew this was the end of the line. Although he was just a junior celebrating Huntsville J.O. Johnson High School's second ...



Construction tour of new McNair Junior High and Jemison High School  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - Much like the astronauts they're named for, the new McNair Junior High and Jemison High School are impressive and larger than ...



Harassment report made against Huntsville School Board member  WAAY

A harassment report was made last week against Huntsville School Board member, Michelle Watkins, after an alleged confrontation at a safety forum meeting at ...



Jemison High principal mistakenly attached blank termination letter on email sent to coaches  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The principal of Mae Jemison High School sent out an email this week telling more than a dozen coaches the school would be going in a ...



Harassment report filed against Huntsville City Schools board member  WAFF

Huntsville police confirm a harassment report was filed against Michelle Watkins, Ddistrict 1 board member for Huntsville City Schools,



Athens High School brawl results in protest, students missing school  WAAY

Students missed school and others held a protest Thursday after a fight broke out Wednesday at Athens High School.



Mae Jemison student allegedly body slammed by security officer gets an attorney  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A Mae Jemison High School student is recovering after a security guard allegedly body slammed him on May 21. A family friend says that ...



Huntsville school hosts Harlem Wizards to raise money for extracurricular activities  WAAY

WAAY 31 learned the proceeds will go towards not only athletics but also academic activities.



Attorneys deny WHNT public records request about Huntsville school board member’s arrest  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- WHNT News 19 continues to investigate the arrest of Huntsville City Schools board member Michelle Watkins. According to a Huntsville ...



Students involved in brawl at Athens High won't walk at graduation  WAAY

WAAY 31 spoke with the two students about their disappointment.



Jemison High School DECA having successful year - The Clanton Advertiser  Clanton Advertiser

By STEVEN CALHOUN/Staff Writer. Jemison High School's DECA club has had a very active year and its largest membership ever. The chapter has members ...



Gardendale vs Mae Jemison, Week 0  WHNT News 19

The Gardendale Rockets took on the Mae Jemison Jaguars at Alabama A&M's Louis Crews Stadium. Gardendale won, 38 - 21.…



Jemison High School, McNair Junior High construction soon to be underway  AL.com

The Huntsville school board on Tuesday night approved a construction contract with Auburn-based Bailey Harris Construction for just under $61 million to erect ...



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 ...



Will College Academy at Jemison High School work? Tell AL.com in this poll  AL.com

A College Academy magnet program that begins in August 2016 will give select students the chance to earn two years of college credits when they receive their ...



Huntsville student explains why he jumped off school bus  WAAY

On Wednesday, Huntsville police told WAAY 31 there are no current charges after officers responded to the intersection of Sparkman Drive and Pulaski Pike ...



John Petty: 3 facts to know about the Alabama basketball guard  Montgomery Advertiser

Here are 3 things to know about Alabama basketball guard John Petty.



Check out the first images of Huntsville's upcoming Jemison High School, McNair Junior High  AL.com

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- The Huntsville school board last week got an update on the design of the new Jemison High School and McNair Junior High ...



Jemison High School’s champion wrestler overcomes hardships to make history  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Mae Jemison High School Wrestler Jailen Young just made school history as the first state champion on February 18. "I was the first ever ...



Lee High School Basketball star signs letter of intent with Mizzou  WAAY

Lee High School Basketball stand-out signs letter of intent with University of Missouri.



Educators donate more than 100 sick days for teacher with baby battling cancer  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A Mae Jemison High School football coach is going through a nightmare. His baby daughter was diagnosed with cancer. His wife made a ...



Jemison High School senior accepted to Georgetown University  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The simple question, "What am I going to do after high school?" runs through the minds of many seniors. That exact question is what ...



Jemison High Senior overcomes obstacles to receive full ride to Vanderbilt University, plans to pursue English degree  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - There are plenty of people who lose sight of their goals and settle for less than their best. Mae Jemison High School Senior Isiah Franklin is ...



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

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



Multi-million dollar Johnson gym renovation to be completed in Huntsville in 2020  AL.com

By the beginning of 2020, a shuttered high school gym in Huntsville will be transformed into a multi-million-dollar recreation facility that could spur economic ...



Student sues Huntsville security guard over head injury  WAFF

A lawsuit has been filled on behalf of a Huntsville student who was injured after an encounter with a school security guard.



Mae Jemison student named Alabama JROTC cadet of the year  WAFF

A big accomplishment for a student at Mae Jemison High School. She's been named Alabama's JROTC Outstanding Cadet of the Year.



Huntsville City School board member not guilty on a harassment charge  rocketcitynow.com

Michelle Watkins was in court Friday after being arrested in December for getting into a shouting match with someone else at Mae Jemison High School in ...



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 ...



Trial for Huntsville City Schools board member rescheduled  WAFF

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - The trial for Huntsville City Schools board member Michelle Watkins has been rescheduled. Watkins is charged with misdemeanor ...



Huntsville High student recognized for perfect ACT score  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The Huntsville City Schools Board of Education recognized a Huntsville High School junior Thursday night for her perfect score on the ACT.



Update with new details: Jemison high school girl jumps to her death; is bullying to blame?  al.com

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- A 15-year-old high school student who jumped to her death from an interstate overpass complained of bullying at school and never got ...



Rising Star: Maria Maldonado  WBRC

Congratulations to this week's Rising Star, Maria Maldonado!



Kelvis White accepts job at Huntsville's Jemison High; Jackson named interim coach at DHS  Dothan Eagle

Dothan High's Kelvis White was hired on Tuesday night as the first football coach at the new Jemison High in Huntsville, a Class 5A school which is scheduled to ...



Muscle Shoals principal surprised by state award during student assembly  WHNT News 19

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – On Friday morning, Muscle Shoals High School held an unusual assembly for the student body. While academics sometimes takes a ...



Almost time for Rocket City Classic  WAAY

On December 18, Alabama and UAH will play Liberty and Fort Valley State, respectively.



Elizabeth Davis takes home Gold Medals in 2019 Alabama State Games  WAAY

The 2018 Youth Female Athlete of the Year takes home medals in baton twirling.



We have lift-off: Huntsville breaks ground on 2 new schools named for NASA astronauts  al.com

Decatur-born astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison, namesake for the new Jemison High on Pulaski Pike, challenged the school's future students to make a difference in ...



Keeping Your Kids Safe: Area parents react to our Taking Action Special Reports  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - WHNT News 19 is Taking Action to put safety products marketed to families, and to schools, to the test. We bought two products: the ...



Alabama school system to eliminate up to 70 jobs  WHNT News 19

DOTHAN, Ala. — An Alabama school system says it may eliminate nearly 70 jobs after decisions to close some schools in an effort to save money. The Dothan ...



Legendary coach Jack Doss retiring from high school basketball  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Legendary Huntsville basketball coach Jack Doss is retiring. Huntsville City Schools issued a news release Monday evening. “I've been ...



Jemison Middle School wing to open next school year - The Clanton Advertiser  Clanton Advertiser

By STEVEN CALHOUN/Staff Writer. The new Jemison Middle School wing will be open for the 2017-2018 school year. Seventh and eighth-grade classes will ...



Slain Huntsville mom and teens remembered for smiling faces, kind hearts  AL.com

In the 16 short years she spent on Earth, Xzariah Rice survived more tragedy than most ever see, yet she kept a smile on her face.



Kay Ivey inauguration: Inaugural parade complete lineup  WTVY, Dothan

Hank Williams' daughter, country singer Jett Williams, will be rolling down the street today in Kay Ivey's inaugural parade in – what else? – a 1953 powder blue ...



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

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.



Fight breaks out after high school football game  WAFF

SHELBY COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - A shocking fight broke out at the end of a high school football game Friday night. Jemison High School had just won the game ...



Blossomwood parent writes district judge with ideas to make students safer  WAAY

Right now, a letter is headed to a district judge from a Huntsville mom who says changes need to be made to keep students in the district safer. She says the ...



Randolph School investigating former employee sexual abuse allegations  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - WHNT News 19 obtained an email from the Randolph School regarding allegations of sexual abuse of several former Randolph students ...



Velcro Pygmies concert organized by Asbury High school students is Thursday night  WHNT News 19

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. -- A student-led fundraiser concert is going on Thursday night despite having been canceled earlier this year by the Marshall County ...



Albertville City Schools closed Friday and Monday because of the flu  WHNT News 19

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. -- The Albertville City Schools System is closed Friday and Monday because of the flu. Earlier this week Albertville City Schools officials ...



Lomax announces new lead pastors - The Clanton Advertiser  Clanton Advertiser

By Chanel Bingham/ Freelance writer. Erron and Amber Price were introduced as new lead pastors of Lomax Assembly of God on Aug. 5, 2018. While new to ...



Sisterly Bond: Ashley Edwards wins $319 for her class at Woodville High School  WHNT News 19

WOODVILLE, Ala. - Right in the heart of Jackson County is a teacher known for her genuine care of students. Ashley Edwards teaches first-grade at Woodville ...



School district works to prevent spreading the flu  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala - The flu is widespread in Alabama and schools in the Tennessee Valley have had to take extreme measures to combat the virus. Fayetteville ...



Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle says city will help school system with budget woes, board member questions prior land deals  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Mayor Tommy Battle said the city is committed to helping the Huntsville City Schools “work through” its current financial woes, including an ...



Students in Guntersville are learning history by living it  WHNT News 19

GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. -- Students in Guntersville are learning about their city's history in a unique program that takes them to places of the past. "We applied for a ...



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

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 ...



Schools outline accomplishments, and address needed improvements at 2019 State of the Schools  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - For the 7th year, Madison City, Madison County, and Huntsville City Schools came together for the 2019 State of Schools.



Downtown road closures for Monday's inauguration, parade  WSFA

Some roads in downtown Montgomery will begin to close Friday with more beginning Monday at 6:30 a.m..



As Huntsville grapples with desegregation order, a school shooting threatens progress  AL.com

During P.E. class last week, a second-grader at Blossomwood Elementary went into the bathroom with his friend and showed him the gun he'd brought to school ...



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