Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Community Emergency Response Team Classes Ahead

    Walker County Community Emergency Response Team Coordinator Joe Connell informs us that new CERT classes will be underway soon, and you’re invited to participate . . . .   For an application, go to the…

  • Senator Schwertner Files Hospital Bill

    Monday, Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) filed Senate Bill 267, legislation that would give the state more options to protect community hospitals from closure as a result of fraud or mismanagement by a corrupt hospital administrator.…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Working with Trump Transition Team

    Our 8th District Congressman and Chair of the House Ways & Means Committee, Kevin Brady, informs us that their Ways & Means Republican team is working closely with the president-elect’s transition team . . .…

  • Citizens Police Academy

    The Huntsville Police Department is currently accepting applications for the Citizens Police Academy. Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 30, 2016 and are available for pick up in the HPD lobby.…

  • Bearkats Defeat Chattanooga

    Within the final minute top-ranked Sam Houston was able to hang on for a 41-36 victory against Chattanooga in the FCS Playoffs Second Round on Saturday afternoon at a rain-soaked Bowers Stadium. In the victory,…

  • Community Christmas Celebration

    ‘Tis the Season, and University Heights Baptist Church Worship Pastor Chris Hoover tells us that on Thursday night, December 8th, at 7 PM at the Church there will be a Community Christmas Celebration . .…

  • “A Wynne Home Nutcracker” This Week

    After a successful, sold-out presentation last year, Huntsville dance company, Nicolay Dance Works, invites audiences on a Christmas journey as they bring A Wynne Home Nutcracker back to the Wynne Home Art Center. The holiday…

  • Rita B Huff Humane Society Upcoming Events

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was Rita B. Huff Humane Society executive director Deborah Turner. The organization has several events coming up . . . .

  • Paul Ryan Comments on Carrier Air Conditioning Deal

    House Speaker, Republican Paul Ryan, seems okay with President-elect Trump’s recent moves to help save jobs at Carrier Air Conditioning in Indiana. A reporter at his Weekly Briefing asked him if he was “uneasy in…

  • Army Corps of Engineers Refuses to Grant Easement for Pipeline in North Dakota

    Sunday, the U-S Army Corps of Engineers has refused to grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in a southern region of North Dakota. The Standing Rock Sioux tribe and those supporting them…