Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • “Coats & Cash” Drive Continues

    Since Sunday, two members of the Melvin White VFW Post 5871–Commander David Lanoue and member Jeff Clark–have been living in a dumpster and in their cars on 11th Street in front of Shenanigan’s to collect…

  • Commissioners Court Meets Today

    Walker County Commissioners get together at nine this morning at the courthouse for a regular session. On today’s “Statutory Agenda,” Laura Hons and Lee Murrah will make a presentation concerning operational and financial improvements to…

  • HISD Community Meetings on Potential Future Bond Package Scheduled

    The Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees and Administration invite you to a Community Meeting to discuss their current facility needs and the potential for a future bond package this evening at 6:30 in the Mance…

  • SHSU Commencement Ceremonies

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications Julia May tells us that two SHSU alumni who have earned distinction in their respective fields of journalism and business management will address more than 1,500 degree candidates during the…

  • New City HR Director

    The City of Huntsville is excited to announce the impending arrival of Julie O’Connell, who has accepted the position of Human Resources Director. O’Connell, who for the last five years has served as the Human…

  • Local Vet David Yebra on Warrior & Family Support Center

    The next banquet for the Warrior and Family Support Center in San Antonio is coming up January 16th at 5:30. We talked with local vet David Yebra on “Around Town” this past weekend who filled…

  • Winter Weather Advisory from National Weather Service

    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM…. AREAS OF MIXED PRECIPITATION ARE BEGINNING TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE REGION, INCLUDING WALKER COUNTY. ALTHOUGH SURFACE READINGS SHOULD REMAIN JUST ABOVE FREEZING FOR MOST LOCATIONS,…

  • Jamie Matthews Updates Weekend Christmas Events

    There are a lot of events happening in Huntsville this weekend. Recently, Visitor’s Services Manager Jamie Matthews filled councilmembers in on some upcoming events starting with this evening . . . . MATTHEWS12-5-13 The parade…

  • Wynne Home Christmas Activities

    The Wynne Home is involved in several actitives in Huntsville this weekend. Today there is a reception for all the people who entered the “Gingerbread House Contest” and that’ll be on display. People will be…

  • Houston Family Christmas Saturday

    Sam Houston Memorial Museum marketing coordinator Megan Buro tells us that they invite everyone this Saturday to their Houston Family Christmas at the Sam Houston Memorial Museum . . . . HOUSFAMCHRIST12-4-13