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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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Teachers donate more than 100 sick days to co-worker with daughter battling cancer  NBC4i.com

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WCMH/CNN) -- A high school football coach received more than 100 sick days from fellow educators after his young daughter was diagnosed ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Jemison track star takes talents to "The Swamp"  WAAY

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



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 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.



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.



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 ...



Huntsville teacher asks for 'sick day' donations to be with sick child  CBS42.com

The family of a Huntsville teacher is asking teachers in Alabama public schools to donate sick days to allow him to spend time with his sick daughter. . For the ...



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 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.



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 ...



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

The film focuses on struggles faced on and off the mat by four J.O. Johnson wrestlers during the team's final season.



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 ...



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.



No charges filed against Jemison High teacher  WAAY

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



2019 Tennessee Valley National Signing Day Coverage  WAAY

National Signing Day 2019 is Wednesday, February 6.



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



Mae Jemison downs James Clemens in Marvin Stone Classic  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Two of the top boys basketball teams in the area battled it out at the Marvin Stone Classic, but in the end it was class 6A's number six team ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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,



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Family plans lawsuit against security guard who 'body slammed' Huntsville student  AL.com

The family of a 15-year-old plans to file a lawsuit against a security guard accused of slamming the boy to the ground at school, causing a brain bleed and ...



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 ...



Lawsuit filed on behalf of 15-year-old Mae Jemison student allegedly ‘body slammed’ by campus security officer  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- An attorney for a 15-year-old Mae Jemison student has filed a lawsuit against a campus security guard and his employer after the guard ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 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 ...



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.



Rising Star: Maria Maldonado  WBRC

Congratulations to this week's Rising Star, Maria Maldonado! Maria is a senior at Jemison High School with a 4.17 GPA. She is a member of SGA, FCCLA, Leo ...



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 ...



Mentoring program aims to connect students to community members  WAFF

Huntsville City Schools is pairing their students with members in the community through their Real Talk mentoring program.



Almost time for Rocket City Classic  WAAY

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



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 ...



Alabama colleges to report outcomes, earnings for graduates  AL.com

Alabama's colleges have agreed to a framework to report student outcome measures along with earnings and other important information.



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 ...



Huntsville schools administrators, parents talk safety just hours after Columbia HS incident  WAFF

Parents got a chance to talk to school administrators just hours after a student brought a gun to Columbia High School.



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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..



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 ...



Children’s theater in Huntsville offering college scholarships  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Fantasy Playhouse Children's Theater & Academy (FPCTA) is accepting applications from graduating high school seniors for two separate ...



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 ...



Kay Ivey inauguration: What bands are in inaugural parade? Complete lineup  AL.com

Bands from the University of Alabama and Auburn University will be among those in the inaugural parade.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Clay Central HS teacher arrested for ‘improper behavior’ with students  WAFF

A teacher at Clay Central High School has been arrested on numerous charges involving improper behavior with female students.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Fight breaks out after high school football game  WAFF

Jemison High School had just won the game against Shelby County when tensions on the field erupted.



Parents voice concern at Huntsville City Schools town hall following bad state report card  WAAY

Superintendent Dr. Matt Akin revealed that chronic absenteeism was a major problem and told the crowd of roughly 150 parents, grandparents and community ...



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 ...



Velcro Pygmies act removed from student-led fundraiser concert  WHNT News 19

ASBURY, Ala. -- The superintendent of the Marshall County Schools system made a decision to replace the band in a student-led fundraiser concert citing ...



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 ...



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 ...



Students prepare during college and career week amid college admission scandal  WHNT News 19

MADISON, Ala. - Spring break begins next week for Madison City Schools, but college and career may be on the minds of many students, particularly seniors ...



John Petty ready for big role at Bama  WAAY

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



Family: 15-year-old's skull fractured in ‘body slam' by school security officer  WSB Atlanta

An Alabama teenager is recovering from a fractured skull that his family says he suffered Monday when a school resource officer at his high school ...



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 ...



Things to do in Huntsville, Feb. 22 - 28  AL.com

Live music, storytelling and contemporary theatre in the mix.



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.



North Alabama students are semifinalists for National Merit Scholarships  WHNT News 19

Dozens of students from north Alabama are semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. There are 16000 semifinalists around the country ...



Decatur business offers scholarship opportunity for high-school seniors  WHNT News 19

DECATUR, Ala. - One Decatur business is offering a scholarship opportunity for high school seniors in the Tennessee Valley area. Pro-Air Services, Inc. is ...



Documentary on Alabama wrestling team set for world premiere  AL.com

Jailen Young was feeling a mix of exhaustion and accomplishment. The J.O. Johnson wrestler had just won his third-place match in the Class 1A-5A 106-pound ...



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."



Georgia student accepted to 31 colleges, inspirational photo goes viral  WHNT News 19

SOUTH FULTON, Ga. – A Georgia high school senior has gained national attention after being accepted to 31 colleges and sharing the news on social media.



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 ...



Virginia College campuses in Alabama to close  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Wednesday was upsetting news for college students in Huntsville as they found out Virginia College is closing sooner than expected.



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