Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Phase II of the DMV’s Two Steps for Vehicle Inspection and Registration

    The Walker County Vehicle Registration Office is stepping up to assist customers during the second year of the “Two Steps, One Sticker” program for vehicle inspection and registration. Beginning on March 1, 2016, the transition…

  • Speaker Ryan Talks about North Korea Sanctions

    As we informed you, this week the U-S Senate passed a bill on sanctions against North Korea in regard to their dangerous and destabilizing efforts in the area of nuclear weapons and missiles. In his…

  • Christie and Fiorina Drop Out of Race

    Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie has officially suspended his campaign along with Carly Fiorina following the New Hampshire primary. Governor Christie finished sixth in the primary, while former HP executive Fiorina finished seventh. Remaining candidates…

  • Iranian Shaming of Navy

    Wednesday, state TV in Iran showed video of one of the ten captured U-S Navy sailors crying while he and the crew with him were being held captive by Iran’s Revolutionary Guard in the past.…

  • Sam Houston Tea Party Candidate Presentation Tonight

    The Sam Houston Tea Party is inviting you to Meet the Candidates this evening from 6:30 PM to 8 PM at Alpha Omega Academy 3891 Hwy. 30 West, in Huntsville. The doors will open to…

  • Senate Passes Sanction Bill on North Korea

    Wednesday, the U-S Senate met to consider a bill dealing with sanctions against North Korea which has been spurred by a recent missile launch there. Hawaii Senator Mazie Hirono spoke from the floor of the…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 1600 block of Mill Circle. Police were dispatched to the site of a theft at 2 Financial Plaza. In…

  • Genealogy Winter Lock-in Ahead

    The Huntsville Public Library & Walker County Genealogy Society will host the annual Genealogy Winter Lock-In on Sunday, February 21st, from 12:00 to 6:00 PM. Beginners and longtime researchers are all invited. Society Members will…

  • Trump and Sanders Take New Hampshire

    Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have scored big wins in New Hampshire Republican polls show Trump with 35 percent of the vote, John Kasich with 16 percent and Ted Cruz with 12. In the Democratic…

  • County Maintenance Update

    Walker County’s Assistant Director of Maintenance, Marvin Cannon, updated commissioners Monday morning on an important building issue. That floor leak at the Annex which has been plaguing users of the building for quite some time,…