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Alabama astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison is NASA’s ‘Picture of the Day’  AL.com

Alabama astronaut was training for a space shuttle flight exactly 27 years ago, and her photo is featured on NASA's website today.



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 ...



See the high school sports photos of the week Sept. 2-7  AL.com

The top photos from last week's high school sports events.



Huntsville community mourns Jemison High School teacher described as a fierce ally to students  WAAY

Fellow educators are remembering a Jemison High School teacher as a mentor and a fierce ally to students. Jacob Probus died suddenly this week. WAAY 31 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Family, friends, more mourning death of Jemison High teacher  WAAY

Counselors will be available at Jemison for students and school staff from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. this week.



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.



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 ...



Mae Jemison High School principal resigns for Gulf Shores job  WAFF

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



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 ...



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



No charges filed against Jemison High teacher  WAAY

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



Huntsville school board member acquitted of misdemeanor  AL.com

Huntsville City Schools board member Michelle Watkins represents District 1, which includes Jemison High School and other north Huntsville campuses. 7.



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 ...



Jemison track star takes talents to "The Swamp"  WAAY

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



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Students arrested for Jemison High fight that sent 6 to hospital  WAAY

Huntsville police and HEMSI paramedics responded to Mae Jemison High School Thursday afternoon after a fight broke out in the hallway by the school ...



PTSA wants to be involved in search for new Jemison Principal  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The search is on for a new principal at Mae Jemison High School. The school's PTSA President said the former principal was removed from ...



Documentary on Huntsville HS wrestling team to debut in Rocket City on Friday  AL.com

Chris Scribner was driving his car in Huntsville one night when he shared with his passenger the story of his battles with drug and alcohol abuse in high school.



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 ...



2019 Tennessee Valley National Signing Day Coverage  WAAY

National Signing Day 2019 is Wednesday, February 6.



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 ...



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.



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

Construction of Jemison High School and McNair Junior High will soon be underway. The Huntsville school board on Tuesday night approved a $61 million ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Back-to-school events for the Tennessee Valley  WZDX

It is almost time for kids to go back to school, and with that comes all the back-to-school events. July 30: Tuscumbia City Schools: Back to School Expo, Deshler ...



Tryouts announced for professional basketball team in Huntsville  WAFF

Huntsville will soon be home to a professional basketball team.



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.



Anti-bullying workshop in Huntsville teaches kids how to handle bullies  WAAY

Kids in Huntsville City Schools learned about the signs of bullying, and what to do if they're being bullied, at an anti-bullying workshop on Monday at Jemison ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Skilled to Work: High school students tour future home of the Rocket City Trash Pandas  WAAY

Substantial completion of the stadium is scheduled for January 16, 2020.



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 ...



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

WAAY 31 spoke with the two students about their disappointment.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Church group, students team up to donate free food and goods to Huntsville community  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Fellowship of Faith Church held a food distribution Monday to give free food to those who need it in Huntsville. Behind Jemison High School ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.…



Trevor Lacey comes back to give back to the Huntsville community  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Trevor Lacey played basketball for Alabama from 2011-2013 before transferring to NC State, but he also grew up right here in the 256; ...



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,



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 ...



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.



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."



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 ...



Alabama teacher who ran out of sick days caring for young daughter with cancer gets big gift from colleagues  Fox News

An Alabama teacher whose infant was diagnosed with cancer received over 100 sick days from coworkers who pooled their own together so he could spend ...



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 ...



Mae Jemison High students take pride in their first football game  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The start of football season means each team gets a *fresh* start, but that's especially true for Mae Jemison High School, the school in ...



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 ...



Signing Day held for high school students pursuing technical careers  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Upon graduating high school there are many different avenues students can take. Some go to college, others play sports and some choose ...



Photo Gallery: New Jemison & McNair school slideshow  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) -- School officials are giving us a sneak peek inside the designs for two new public schools in northwest Huntsville named for NASA ...



Former Jemison High principal killed in wreck (updated) - The Clanton Advertiser  Clanton Advertiser

A two-vehicle wreck Saturday in Tallassee claimed the life of former Jemison High School principal Alan Davis Thompson. Thompson, 49, of Calera was killed ...



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 ...



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.



War Dawgs Bring Pro Basketball Back to the Rocket City  Huntsville Business Journal

“Love the city,'' he said, “love the vibe.'' He saw not only a community with a thriving economy but one with a lively professional sports scene. There's the ...



Jemison’s College Academy signed into reality  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - Huntsville City Schools superintendent Casey Wardynski sat next to Robert Altenkirch, president of the University of Alabama in ...



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 ...



Hartselle City Schools says student work opportunities are paying off  WHNT News 19

HARTSELLE, Ala. - Getting up and going to work each day is normal for many people in North Alabama. But some employees at the Sonoco plant in Hartselle, ...



Rising Star: Maria Maldonado  WBRC

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



Jemison teachers awarded PEECh grants - The Clanton Advertiser  Clanton Advertiser

By CAROLINE CARMICHAEL / Staff Writer. Jemison teachers were awarded almost $11,000 in Partners Enhancing Education in Chilton (PEECh) grants on Feb ...



Group Remains Concerned About Proximity Of Jemison High School To Rock Quarry Despite City Testing  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - The new Jemison High School is slated to open its doors in August 2016, but some are concerned about the student's safety with ...



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..



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Marshall County Project SEARCH working to help students with disabilities gain employment  WHNT News 19

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala.- Project SEARCH is a non-profit that works with students with disabilities as they leave high school. The program connects interns ...



Huntsville students use hip hop to bring social studies curriculum to life  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Art programs have proven to help improve a students memory and concentration skills. Not to mention helping develop decision making ...



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 ...



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. "Xzariah was a goofy, hyped ...



ALL-USA Boys Basketball Coach of the Year: Jack Doss, Mae Jemison (Huntsville, Ala.)  USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School Sports is unveiling the 2016-17 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Boys Basketball Teams as selected by Jim Halley with input ...



Sergeants major group recognizes JROTC cadets | News  Theredstonerocket

Junior ROTC teams from 18 Tennessee Valley high schools were recognized at the ninth annual JROTC Medal of Honor Leadership Dinner, Friday at The ...



Mr. Basketball, 5-star guard John Petty commits to Alabama  AL.com

The Mae Jemison star chose the Crimson Tide over Kentucky.



“Going out on top”: Coach Jack Doss talks about why he chose retirement  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - Coach Jack Doss will go down as one of the most legendary coaches to ever pace the hardwood in Huntsville. Of his 36 year ...



Heart of Dixie Pageant taking entries - The Clanton Advertiser  Clanton Advertiser

By CAROLINE CARMICHAEL / Staff Writer. The 20th annual Heart of Dixie Pageant and Most Photogenic Contest benefitting the Jemison Blue Regiment Band ...



Group gathers at Huntsville Municipal Court to support school board member accused of harassment  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala - A Huntsville City Schools board member was in court Monday facing a misdemeanor harassment charge. A judge continued Michelle ...



New Huntsville Schools to be Named After Mae Jemison, Sonnie Hereford III & IV, Ronald McNair  whnt.com

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - The name "J.O. Johnson" will not follow the school to its new location when the school moves to its new campus on Pulaski Pike ...



John Petty ready for big role at Bama  WAAY

Coach Avery Johnson is looking for more consistency from the shooting guard.



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 ...



Toyota donates to the future of Shoals automotive students  WHNT News 19

COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – For gearheads, Thursday morning was like Christmas in northwest Alabama. Automotive labs at several schools received gifts from ...



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