Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Construction to Convert Bobby K Marks Drive and Bearkat Boulevard to One-Way Begins

    The City of Huntsville reports that construction to convert sections of Bobby K. Marks Drive and Bearkat Boulevard to one-way has begun. The road will be shut off to allow the crews to work efficiently…

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a regular meeting and workshop tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes approval of several items: budget amendment #8, a resolution on…

  • Stubblefield Lake Road Bridge to Close for Repairs

    In Commissioners court Monday, Precinct #4 Commissioner Jimmy Henry discussed with commissioners the notification regarding Stubblefield Lake Road Bridge being closed for repair July 11th through August 4th or longer, weather permitting . . .…

  • Grand Jury Charge And Accident Report

    The Huntsvillle Item reports that 19-year-old Jasmine Monika Archie has been indicted by a Walker County Grand Jury for two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly driving her car into another…

  • Commissioners Approve Informal Consensus on ESD #2 Ambulance Lease

    Monday morning, Walker County Commissioners met to hear budget requests from various County departments. They also held a regular session. One of the items Commissioners looked at was an interlocal agreement between the County and…

  • British Prime Minister Cameron Addresses House of Commons on their Economy and Leaving the EU

    Great Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron addressed the House of Commons Monday in regard to their economy and leaving the EU.

  • Outdoor Water Restrictions Have Been Lifted

    If you haven’t heard already, the repairs have been successfully completed to the 30” Raw Water line going to the TRA Water Treatment Plant. The Stage 3 Mandatory Outdoor Water Restrictions have been lifted and…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. County Budget presentations are planned between 9 AM and 4:30 this afternoon. There are also several items on the…

  • House Republican Tax Reform Agenda

    Our 8th District Congressman and Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee, Kevin Brady, along with House Speaker Paul Ryan and other GOP members, presented the House Republican Tax Reform Agenda in the Rayburn…

  • Summer Art Classes at the Wynne Home

    Huntsville’s Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease informs us that the Wynne Home Art Center announces summer classes again this year for children and adults during the month of July . . . . Ms. Pease…