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Rob's Thursday August 6 North Alabama Weather Forecast

Highs top out near 90 for North Alabama Thursday. A few stray showers and storms are possible for areas east of I-65 and closer to Sand Mountain. Highs in the mid 90s by this weekend.

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Outbreaks In Schools

Outbreaks in schools

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Chrome Book Shortage

Schools facing laptop shortage before school year .

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Fast Cast: Thursday

Top stories for Thursday morning.

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US Senator Doug Jones

US Senator Doug Jones

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Dr Jon Smith Lawrence Co Schools Superintendent

Dr Jon Smith Lawrence Co Schools Superintendent

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08/05/20 Late Weather

Kate's Forecast

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Coronavirus Pandemic Causing Agitation

Coronavirus Pandemic Causing Agitation

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Private School Students Return To School

Students at some private schools in Madison County are back in the classroom amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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School Districts Waiting For Computers

The demand for Chromebooks for online learning has lead to a supply shortage.

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Protest Calls For Removal Of Confederate Monument

The Alabama Attorney General's office says that the Madison County Commission has not contacted them about a legal way to move the statue.

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Schools waiting for computers

Officials learned Wednesday that the devices many thought were stuck in customs had never been shipped.

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WAAY 31 en español 5 de agosto

WAAY 31 en español 5 de agosto

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Guntersville City Schools Delays Start Date

Due to what the district is calling "maintenance issues at elementary schools", Guntersville City Schools are delaying their start date.

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Safety Measures For Football Season

Coaches in Huntsville showed Lynden Blake the actions they're taking during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Nurses Feeling The Stress Caused By The Pandemic

On Wednesday, Huntsville Hospital CEO David Spillers said nurses are starting to feel the stress from tending to coronavirus patients at an uncontrollable rate.

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Monument Won't Move Without State Approval

Ashley Carter was outside the Madison County Courthouse after repeatedly asking why commissioners wont take action towards moving the confederate monument.

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Pool Sample Testing Used To Test College Students

WAAY 31 is learning more about the testing process used for college students returning to campus across Alabama.

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No State Guidlines For Outbreaks At School

Sydney Martin was in Huntsville working to learn the school districts plan if an outbreak happens.

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08/05/20 Evening Weather

Kate's forecast

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Albertville City Schools pushes back first day of school

Albertville City Schools pushes back first day of school

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Huntsville City School coaches say they feel safe starting fall sports

Huntsville City School coaches say they feel safe starting fall sports

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Madison County Confederate monument vandalized

Madison County Confederate monument vandalized

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Muscle Shoals City School System changes back to school plan due to coronavirus

Muscle Shoals City School System changes back to school plan due to coronavirus

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Taking care of your teammates

Boaz Football gives freshman new bike

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WATCH: Madison County officials give coronavirus update for Aug. 5

WATCH: Madison County officials give coronavirus update for Aug. 5

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Rob's Wednesday August 5 North Alabama Weather Forecast

A few stray showers and storms are possible Wednesday but most will stay dry today. Best chances will be east of I-65 and closer to Sand Mountain. Highs will top out near 90 for most of North Alabama this afternoon.

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Huntsville City Toolkit

A closer look at the back school toolkit .

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ADPH Plan

ADPH plan on how to deal with virus in school .

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Kevin Dukes, Jackson County Superintendent

Kevin Dukes, Jackson County Superintendent

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Catherine Hereford, Move the Monument

Catherine Hereford, Move the Monument

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Morgan County Schools

Morgan County Schools

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School System Cancels And Reschedules Football Games

Football coaches, athletic directors, and principals requested that Madison City Schools modify the season.

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Training To Deal With Coronavirus In Schools

Training To Deal With Coronavirus In Schools

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Save Space Camp Campaign Reaches Goal

A fundraising campaign has been working to keep the US Space and Rocket Center open

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Superintendent Warns Parents About Scam

Superintendent Warns Parents About Scam

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A Closer Look At The Back To School Toolkit

A Closer Look At The Back To School Toolkit

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08/04/20 Late Weather

Kate's Forecast

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WAAY 31 en español 4 de agosto

WAAY 31 en español 4 de agosto

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Lauderdale Co. Back To School Plan

WAAY 31's Breken Terry spoke with the Lauderdale County School Superintendent about why splitting students into groups is best for his school system.

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DeKalb County EMA working to provide internet service to students

DeKalb County EMA working to provide internet service to students

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Plans To Clean Schools Once A Week

WAAY 31's Casey Albritton learned what that cleaning process will look like for students returning back to school.

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Limestone County schools' virtual class plan worries some parents

Limestone County schools' virtual class plan has some parents concerned

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Financial Losses From Virtual Conventions

WAAY 31's Ashley Carter worked to learn how the city is making up the lost money.

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Ensuring Accuracy For Self-Administered Tests

WAAY 31's Sydney Martin was live in Huntsville after talking to Hudson Alpha about the test and its work on the project.

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Florence preparing for more absentee ballots for municipal elections

Florence preparing for more absentee ballots for municipal elections

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08/04/20 Evening Weather

Kate's Forecast

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Coronavirus rapid testing begins for college students

Coronavirus rapid testing begins for college students

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Lincoln County Schools has first full day of classes

Lincoln County Schools has first full day of classes

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Lincoln County Schools Curriculum

A look inside Lincoln County Schools' curriculum for the upcoming school year, including both classroom and online lessons

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U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie

WAAY 31's Marie Waxel and Pat Simon talk with U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie about veterans and the Coronavirus

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Dr. Sue Feldman, University of Alabama at Birmingham

WAAY 31's Marie Waxel and Pat Simon talk with Dr. Sue Feldman of the University of Alabama at Birmingham about the contact tracing aspect of the Guidesafe app

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Rob's Tuesday August 4 North Alabama Weather Forecast

Tuesday will warm to around 90 for North Alabama. Widely scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible but most will stay dry today. Drier and warmer conditions return the 2nd half of this week.

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Local Tutoring Program Sees Spike In Students

Program offers virtual services

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A Closer Look At Daily Cleaning Inside School

Schools are ramping up cleaning programs to keep students safer

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08/03/20 Late Weather

Kate's Forecast

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First day of school goes as planned in Fayetteville

First day of school goes as planned in Fayetteville

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No problems during first day of school

WAAY 31's Max Cohan takes us to the first day of school in Fayetteville, Tennessee.

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WAAY 31 en español 3 de agosto

WAAY 31 en español 3 de agosto

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Students To Be Split Into Groups For Restart Plan

As part of Lauderdale County's return to school plan, students will be divided into an "A" and "B" group.

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Coronavirus Testing For College Students

WAAY 31 is learning more about the rapid test process being used for college students across the state.

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Family Concerned About Cases At Nursing Home

WAAY 31's Megna Reyna speaks with one family on what they are, and aren't, being told in regard to coronavirus cases at a nursing home in Huntsville.

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Rocket City Trash Pandas host school supply drive

Rocket City Trash Pandas host school supply drive

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Athens offers $10,000 to help restaurants expand outdoor seating

Athens offers $10,000 to help restaurants expand outdoor seating

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UNA in Florence a coronavirus testing site for college students

UNA in Florence a coronavirus testing site for college students

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Vaccinations for children down 50% since last year in Alabama

Vaccinations for children down 50% since last year in Alabama

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Alabama college students to use coronavirus app, testing program

Alabama college students to use coronavirus app, testing program

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Health Department Warns Of Serious Cases

WAAY 31's Alexis Scott was in Morgan County today where one health department representative said we need to work together to stop the spread of coronavirus.

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Contact Tracing App Out For College Students

WAAY 31's Ashley Carter joined live from the University of Alabama Huntsville. She spoke with a student who says it's many concerns ahead of moving back to campus.

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GuideSafe Using Self-Administered Covid-19 Tests

WAAY 31's Sydney Martin was live outside of Crestwood Hospital this evening after asking officials in Madison County about the self administered coronavirus tests.

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LawCall: Documenting Evidence

Attorney Tommy Siniard discusses the importance of keeping evidence to support your case.

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08/03/20 Evening Weather

Kate's Forecast

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Havoc season moved back, fans ready to cheer on their team

SPHL will push season back to Mid-late December

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WATCH: Madison County officials give coronavirus update for Aug. 3

WATCH: Madison County officials give coronavirus update for Aug. 3

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Rob's Monday August 3 North Alabama Weather Forecast

Slightly warmer for North Alabama with highs near 90. A few stray showers and storms are possible Monday afternoon and evening. Better rain chances arrive Tuesday.

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Dr Bill Heath, Lincoln Co Director of Schools

Dr Bill Heath, Lincoln Co Director of Schools

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Heath Grimes, Russellville Superintendent

Heath Grimes, Russellville Superintendent

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MORGAN COUNTY PARENTS HAPPY WITH GOVERNOR'S DECISION TO HELP WITH INTERNET ACCESS

Governor Kay Ivey allocated $100,000,000 for access to reliable internet.

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LINCOLN COUNTY SCHOOLS PREPARES BUILDINGS FOR FIRST DAY

The principal of Lincoln County High School says custodians are wiping down everything one last time before the first day.

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08/02/20 Evening Weather

Kate's Forecast

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Alcohol Sale Curfew Begins Saturday Night

Restaurants and Bars Cannot Serve Alcohol After 11pm

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Carson's Late Forecast 8/1

A stray shower is possible Sunday, but most stay day. A dry but comfortable week ahead for early August standards.

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Nursing Home in Huntsville Dealing with Coronavirus Outbreak

Brookshire Healthcare Center Says 17 Residents Have Been Infected

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ALABAMA HEALTH OFFICIALS REPORT DELAY IN WAIT-TIME FOR CORONAVIRUS TEST RESULTS

WAAY 31's Casey Albritton spoke to one couple who had to wait over almost two weeks for results.

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Carson's Evening Forecast 8/1

One or two showers are possible through sunset, but most stay dry. A comfortable Sunday on the way for early August standards. While all is quiet here at home, Isaias continues to close in on the Florida coast.

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Carson's Morning Forecast 8/1

Scattered showers and storms are possible later on this afternoon. One or two storms could be strong, but severe weather is not expected. Highs will be slightly cooler in the mid 80s.

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Huntsville Police respond to calls for change

Huntsville Police respond to calls for change

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07/31/20 Late Weather

Kate's forecast

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WAAY 31 en español 31 de julio

WAAY 31 en español 31 de julio

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Returning To College Amid The Pandemic

WAAY 31's Alexis Scott speaks with Athens State University on what it, and other schools in North Alabama, are doing to safely bring back students for the fall semester.

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Local Health Expert Discusses Face Shields

Dr. Ali Hassoun, an infectious disease specialist at Huntsville Hospital, weighs the pros and cons of wearing a face shields to protect yourself from coronavirus.

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Health Officer Discusses Return To School

Dr Karen Landers spoke to the press on Friday about the ongoing decision-making in regards to schools starting back for the fall semester.

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2 displaced after lightning starts fire at Huntsville home

2 displaced after lightning starts fire at Huntsville home

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North Alabama substitute teachers worried about coming school year

North Alabama substitute teachers worried about coming school year

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HudsonAlpha doctor optimistic about coronavirus vaccine

HudsonAlpha doctor optimistic about coronavirus vaccine

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Hudson Alpha Working On New Coronavirus Treatment

WAAY 31's Ashley Carter was live at Hudson Alpha where a team is working with the Huntsville Hospital to create a coronavirus treatment to use until the vaccine is ready.

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07/31/20 Evening Weather

Kate's Forecast

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15 of 33 Coronavirus Patients In ICU

WAAY 31's Breken Terry learned what changes the hospital saw with coronavirus this week.

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Chamber Working To Find Child Care For Parents

WAAY 31's Casey Albritton was live at the Chamber Office after asking about the plans.

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Florence
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Fayetteville
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Decatur
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Alabama Coronavirus Cases

Confirmed Cases: 91776

Reported Deaths: 1639
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Jefferson12186230
Mobile9269204
Montgomery6350148
Madison512227
Tuscaloosa400269
Baldwin332223
Shelby311932
Marshall300134
Unassigned287856
Lee255442
Morgan227015
Etowah196728
DeKalb172113
Elmore163337
Calhoun162713
Walker147964
Houston133412
Dallas129823
Russell12672
St. Clair125214
Limestone122713
Franklin121520
Cullman117112
Colbert112213
Lauderdale111113
Autauga103021
Escambia98115
Talladega94613
Jackson8904
Chambers83238
Tallapoosa82778
Dale79823
Butler75435
Blount7453
Chilton7386
Coffee7255
Covington71620
Pike6727
Barbour5645
Lowndes56124
Marion54724
Marengo52914
Clarke4919
Hale45926
Bullock44411
Winston43511
Perry4324
Wilcox41110
Monroe3964
Randolph39210
Bibb3844
Pickens3769
Conecuh37310
Sumter36018
Lawrence3251
Macon31613
Washington31512
Crenshaw3073
Choctaw27612
Cherokee2497
Greene24711
Henry2473
Geneva2430
Clay2255
Lamar2052
Fayette1785
Cleburne1211
Coosa952
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Tennessee Coronavirus Cases

Confirmed Cases: 114098

Reported Deaths: 1144
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Shelby21924298
Davidson19812208
Rutherford625453
Hamilton580347
Knox418638
Williamson336322
Sumner326471
Unassigned29285
Out of TN279314
Wilson215223
Montgomery178113
Bradley177112
Sevier17636
Putnam164613
Trousdale15766
Robertson147519
Hamblen131113
Blount11868
Tipton11379
Washington11142
Maury11077
Madison95714
Bedford89011
Sullivan85911
Macon84713
Hardeman84312
Lake7580
Loudon6863
Bledsoe6741
Fayette6468
Anderson6376
Dickson6301
Gibson6152
Dyer5797
Cheatham5546
Rhea5141
Jefferson5133
McMinn49820
Lawrence4976
Henderson4830
Obion4644
Warren4544
Carter4525
Coffee4482
Lauderdale4457
Hardin4267
Cocke4212
Haywood4145
Greene3986
Roane3982
Cumberland3976
Smith3933
Hawkins3915
Monroe3809
Giles36012
McNairy3355
Weakley3293
DeKalb3261
Franklin2964
Marshall2713
Lincoln2591
Carroll2513
Crockett2464
Hickman2400
Claiborne2350
White2323
Henry2310
Campbell2241
Wayne2222
Johnson2140
Marion2104
Chester2012
Grainger1810
Polk1813
Decatur1742
Overton1411
Unicoi1410
Union1330
Cannon1310
Humphreys1133
Benton1111
Jackson1091
Scott1050
Grundy1042
Meigs990
Sequatchie960
Morgan941
Perry770
Fentress760
Hancock761
Stewart720
Clay660
Lewis621
Houston540
Moore530
Van Buren330
Pickett271

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