Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a residential burglary was investigated in the 1400 block of Sycamore Avenue. In the 100 block of I-45 South, a 31-year-old woman was arrested on two…

  • Butterfly Festival and Plant Sale Saturday

    The Walker County Master Gardeners is having their 4th Annual Butterfly Festival and Plant Sale tomorrow, Saturday, from 8 AM to 2 PM at 102 Tam Road in Huntsville. They will have fruit trees, roses,…

  • October is Fire Prevention Month

    October is fire prevention month. And, as we head toward a time of the year where extra time will be spent cooking, New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams is on the news again this morning to…

  • State of the City Seminar Tonight

    Chamber of Commerce President Carol Smith tells us that tonight the Chamber is putting on a seminar. City Manager Matt Benoit will deliver a “State of the City” address . . . . STATECHAMB10-16-13

  • Hobby Lobby to Open

    Although Hobby Lobby in the old Walmart Building on Highway 30 will have its grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony this Monday at 9 AM, it will be opened for business tomorrow and Saturday. The arts and…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meet

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet at six this evening in the Hawkins Administration Building. The Board will recognize students and staff for their accomplishments. They will hold a public hearing on SCHOOL FIRST–the…

  • New Waverly Firefighter Jimmy Williams with Home Fire Safety Advice

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams says now is the time to improve the fire safety in your home . . . . WILLIAMSFIRE10-16-13

  • Fall Schedule of Classes at Wynne Home to Begin

    City of Huntsville Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease informs us that the fall schedule of classes at the Wynne Home Arts Center are about to begin . . . . PEASEFALL10-16-13 Linda tells us you…

  • Aquatic Center Named for Frank D. “Poncho” Roberts

    Huntsville’s Aquatic Center was renamed for Frank D. “Poncho” Roberts in a ceremony attended by many appreciative citizens Tuesday afternoon. Poncho’s name is now on the wall in gold lettering on the Aquatic Center. Mayor…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council held a regular session last night at City Hall. One of the major topics for discussion was an historic preservation ordinance. The council did not pass the measure by a vote…