Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • 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…

  • Jail Construction Update

    The construction of the new County Jail continues. Jail Project Manager Eddie Smith said that rain over the weekend had delayed the exterior work like the sidewalks, the remainder of the driveways, parking at the…

  • Award of Bid Made for New Jail Telephone System

    One of several issues discussed by Commissioners at their meeting Tuesday morning was the awarding of the bid for the telephone system at the new jail. Brad Fullwood who does IT for the jail filled…

  • Congressman Brady Update on IRS Investigation

    The investigation into the IRS is far from over. Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady tells us more . . . . BRADIRS10-15-13  

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will hold a regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Before the meeting, at 5:15, there will be a special ceremony to rename the Aquatic Center in honor of Frank…