Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • New Kroger Store Opens

    A new Kroger Store has opened in the Ravenwood Shopping Center, and it’s huge. We talked with Kroger Public Relations Manager Kristal Howard at their grand opening Wednesday morning . . . .   Kroger…

  • Chamber Events Coming Up

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce always has great events for our community planned. We ran into Chamber of Commerce President Carol Smith at the big grand opening of Kroger along with Chamber events and…

  • Raphael Holiday Executed

    Former Madison County resident, 36-year-old Raphael Holiday, was executed in Huntsville yesterday. He had been convicted of setting a fire that ended the life of his 18-month-old daughter and two of her half-sisters around 15…

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees meets for a regular board meeting this evening at six in the Hawkins Administration Building. This evening the “Oath of Office” will be administered to elected board members. Board officers…

  • Mayor Woodward Passes Along Election Info

    At this week’s council session, Mayor Mac Woodward passed along information about voting in the upcoming runoff election for mayor . . . .

  • Congressman Brady Honored With Special Presentation

    We talked with our district’s congressman in Washington, Kevin Brady, Wednesday shortly after he was honored with a special presentation in regard to his new chairmanship position . . . .   Congressman Brady follows…

  • French Government Conducts A Terrorist Raid On Outskirts Of Paris

    In the French governments hunt for terrorist mastermind Abdelhamid Abaaoud this morning, seven terror suspects were arrested and two others killed in a raid in the northern Parisian suburb of Saint Denis. The suspects who…

  • City Council Focuses On Town Creek Project At Tuesday Session

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. One of the main topics for discussion centered around authorizing the City Manager to sign a Design-Phase Construction Manager-at-Risk contract with Garney…

  • County EMC Butch Davis Comments On Storm Damage

    The high winds that blew through Walker County Tuesday caused damage in several places. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis filled us in on the damage he was aware of by 1:30 Tuesday afternoon…

  • SHSU’s Chris Thompson Receives Award

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications Julia May informs us that a Regent’s Staff Member Award recipient has been chosen . . . .   The award recognizes a staff member who excels in commitment to…