Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Performance Goals and Objectives Addressed

    Director of Curriculum and Instruction Marjetta Spriggs addressed HISD School Board Trustees Thursday night in regard to the district’s performance goals and objectives. A team of administrators and teachers have met and looked at the…

  • World War II Re-Enactment Group

    On Saturday, a World War II re-enactment group comes to the HEARTS Veterans Museum grounds from 9 AM to 5 PM. HEARTS Museum Founder Charlotte Oleinik tells us more . . . . WWIIENACT3-20-14 They’ll…

  • New Waterline Project on Highway 190

    Huntsville City Engineer Yellambalsi Ramachandra gave city councilmembers an update this week on the Highway 190 East waterline replacement project. The location is along Highway 190 from Sycamore Avenue to Highway 19, about 6,500 linear…

  • New Helicopter at HEARTS Museum

    A helicopter, instrumental in America’s military history, has come to Huntsville HEARTS Veterans Museum. Museum President Richie Harris has the story . . . . NEWHELIC3-20-14  

  • Real Talk with CJ for Friday

    SHSU Criminal Justice Coordinator Beth Kuhles informs us that there is another Real Talk with C/J on the SHSU campus this week, and it’s today . . . . RELTLKFRI3-20-14

  • Local Five-Year-Old Accident Victim Identified

    According to e-mailed information received from Jamie Skaggs, “Heath Traylor and Shelby Riley’s five-year-old son, Carson, was tragically lost Tuesday, March 18th, in a falling tree accident. First responders from Huntsville Memorial Hospital tried hard…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meet

    The HISD Board of Trustees meets this evening at six at the Hawkins Administration Building for a regular session. Students and staff will receive recognition. Director of Communications Shannon Duncan will be recognized as a…

  • Council Discusses Traditional Bid Vs. Construction Manager Concept

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, Fitzpatrick Architect’s Trey Greer explained a new approach for the City in their hiring of contractors for capitol improvement endeavors called the “Construction Manager at Risk” As opposed…

  • World Down Syndrome Day Tomorrow

    Local spokesperson for World Down Syndrome Day effort, April McCormick, would like to ask the community to join them in recognition of the day tomorrow March 21st . . . . WORLDDOWN3-19-14  

  • Country Music Star Contest Auditions

    The Walker County Fair Country Music Star Contest will continue with their auditions this Saturday at the fairgrounds. You can get your application and more information online at walkercountyfair.com under the download section. Any Walker…