Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Fire Reported On Morris Lane This Morning

    At 5:30 this morning, a fully involved structure fire in the 100 block of Morris Lane was reported. Several fire department units were dispatched to the scene.  Walker County Dispatch reported no injuries in the…

  • City Holds Public Hearing On Tax Rate

    Among several issues considered Tuesday night at the regular session of the Huntsville City Council, a public hearing was held on the maximum proposed tax rate. Various citizens expressed disagreement in regard to the tax…

  • Walker County Community Planning Group Meeting Scheduled

    Walker County Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator David Anderson tells us there are ways to deal with local crime . . . .

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday police investigated a sexual assault in the 700 block of Hickory Drive. A residential burglary was investigated in the 2700 block of Angier. On the night…

  • Local Kinesiology Professor Comments On Health Issues In His Book On Law Enforcement Fitness

    Tuesday, SHSU Associate Professor of Kinesiology Matthew Wagner held a book signing at the Huntsville Memorial Hospital Center for Rehabilitation in regard to his new book “Getting Healthy: 50 Lessons on Fitness For Law Enforcement.”…

  • Library Card Sign-up Underway

    Studies show that children who are read to in the home and who use the library perform better in school. September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the Huntsville Public Library joins with…

  • Grand Jury Indictment Update

    According to the latest list of Walker County Grand Jury indictments sent to us from the District Attorney’s office, former HISD assistant football coach and teacher at Huntsville High School, Darius Jarrod Hopkins, has three…

  • More Clinton E-mails Released

    Last night the State Department released over 7,000 pages of the e-mails of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton from her time as Secretary of State.  The e-mails include 125 emails that were censored because of…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets tonight at six at City Hall. They will have a Public Hearing to receive citizen input regarding the maximum proposed tax rate for the 2015-16 Tax Year. They will also…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville police news, on the day shift Friday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 1400 block of Nottingham Street. Officers were dispatched in reference to a “shots” call in the 3100 block of…