“Academy Day” connects high school students with recruiters for military schools
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — High school students in the Tennessee Valley are starting to prepare for their future. For some, that means serving their country and attending a military academy. Congressman Mo Brooks told WHNT News 19 that the north Alabama area is known for sending the cream of the crop, and a large crop at […]
“The Great Diaper Drive” Returns Monday, September 1st!
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – WHNT News 19 and RocketCityMom.com are excited to announce the return of “The Great Diaper Drive” benefiting local babies in need. The 2014 drive begins Monday, Sept. 1st and runs through Thursday, Sept. 11th. During that time, you can drop of your donation of new diapers or wipes at partner locations […]
Alabama goes against trend on unemployment
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — For the second month, Alabama is the only state with an unemployment rate higher than a year ago. The bad economic news comes as Gov. Robert Bentley seeks a second term after being elected in 2010 on a job creation platform.