Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a regular session this evening at six. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes the acceptance of bids for music supplies and instruments, counseling supplies and equipment, and Career Tech…

  • Move It Movement Tour Coming to SHSU’s The Woodland’s Center

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt tells us that the “university will offer youth a way to get moving during a day of games and activities on August 11th when the Cartoon Network will bring…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday at a location at the intersection of Pear Drive and 11th Street an unknown suspect stole a tractor and trailor. A vehicle burglary was reported in…

  • Judge Erwin Ernst Dies

    Wednesday, retired 12th District Walker County Judge Erwin Ernst died. He was 88. Ernst had served as District Judge from 1978 to 1988 before being appointed the Senior Judge in 1988 until he retired. Memorial…

  • Proposed Budget Presented for Council Discussion Tuesday Night

    Last night, the Huntsville City Council watched and participated in a PowerPoint presentation and discussion of the proposed upcoming budget for the City. City Manager Matt Benoit prefaced the presentation with the input he hoped…

  • Road & Bridge #4 Security Improvements Approved

    This week in Commissioners’  Court Walker County Commissioners moved forward on improving security for the Road & Bridge Barn in Commissioner Tim Paulsel’s Precinct #4. Purchasing Agent Mike Williford explained some possible changes to further…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday a handgun was found in the 5000 block of Sam Houston Avenue. A vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2500 block of Lake Road. Police investigated…

  • Farmers Market Season Ending

    Main Street Coordinator Kim McCauliffe tells us that this Saturday is the market season ending for the Downtown Farmers Market . . . . FARMMKT7-23-13

  • Hornet Tickets Info

    Huntsville Hornet Football Season Tickets will be available for purchase by last year’s Season Ticket holders Monday, August 5th through Thursday, August 15th. Tickets not purchased by August 15th will be available to the general…

  • City Council Special Session

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in a special session this afternoon at five for a presentation, discussion, and possible action on all the funds to be contained in the 2013-14 budget–including, but not limited…