Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Community Forum Held Thursday Night

    About 50 or so Huntsville citizens showed up for a community forum in the HISD Boardroom to either hear or voice views on HISD’s proposed $61.9 million dollar bond issue for new construction and infrastructure…

  • Millionth Visitor Campaign Kicks Off Today

    City of Huntsville Director of Tourism Kimm Thomas tells us the kickoff for the Millionth Visitor Campaign gets underway today at noon at the Visitor Center out at the Sam Houston Statue . . .…

  • Free Legal Clinic for Veterans Saturday

    Veterans who need legal advice or legal assistance can visit a free legal clinic scheduled in Huntsville tomorrow in conjunction with the Veterans Legal Initiative, a coalition of local bar associations providing pro bono legal…

  • SHSU Professor Yawn’s Update on Junior Fellows

    Our guests on “Around Town” this weekend will be SHSU Political Science Jr. Fellows Jessica Rodriguez and Jacob Rivera, along with Poltical Science Professor Mike Yawn. Members of the Junior Fellows program are excellent students…

  • Sweethearts 5K Run-Walk Tomorrow

    February is Heart Health Month. The American Heart Associaton has a big event planned this weekend. The 2013 Sweethearts 5K Fun Run/Walk will be held tomorrow. Registration begins at 8 AM. The Race starts at…

  • HISD Community Forum on Long-Range Facilities Plan Tonight

    HISD will be hosting a Community forum and Board Workshop on their Long-Range Facilities Plan tonight at six in the Hawkins Administration Building Board Room. The meeting is open to the public. HISD Coordinator of…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Tuesday’s day shift a known juvenile was reported to have assaulted a Mance Park Middle School staff member. In the 700 block of 7th Street, a 22-year-old man was arrested…

  • Sam Houston Memorial Museum to Present New Exhibit

    Sam Houston Memorial Museum will be presenting a new exhibit soon. Marketing Coordinator Megan Buro tells us more . . . . MEGAN2-13-13  

  • Digital Photography Course Scheduled at Library

    The Huntsville Public Library will offer a unique adult education opportunity on Thursday, February 21st, for anyone who has ever been curious about digital photography. Adult Services Coordinator Denise Tilson fills us in . .…

  • Valentine’s Day Language of Love to be Shared at SHSU

    Today, the SHSU foreign languages department will celebrate the language of love in what has traditionally been considered the medium of love. The Valentine’s Day Multilingual Love Poetry Readings will be shared at noon on…