Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Pope Francis Arrives In U-S Today

    Pope Francis is scheduled to fly in from Cuba to Andrews Air Force base this afternoon Tomorrow he will be welcomed by the president at the White House before being in a parade along the…

  • City Candidate Forum Held By Walker County Republican Women

    Candidates for City offices in Huntsville were allowed an opportunity to talk about the important issues facing the City as well as their vision for Huntsville in a candidate forum sponsored by the Walker County…

  • Education Summit Planned

    All community members, parents, students and staff are invited to help shape the future of HISD schools in an upcoming Education Summit. Topics to be discussed at the meeting include the state of the district…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift two Vehicle Burglaries were investigated–on in the 1600 block of Sycamore and the other in the 2200 block of Avenue I. On Friday’s night shift, a Sexual…

  • Mayor Woodward Explains City Pay Raise

    City employees recently received a 7.5% raise from the City council that may be misunderstood. Mayor Mac Woodward broke the raise down for us in a recent interview. He says, “It’s really not an across…

  • One More HISD Digital Textbook Adoption Meeting Tonight

    At HISD’s board meeting last week, HISD director of communications Shannon Duncan upated everyone on the recent Digital Textbook Adoption Meetings . . . .   One more meeting time is left–tonight at 6 PM…

  • KATS Safety Bash Scheduled This Week

    SHSU Police patrolman Jeff Butterworth informs us that on Wednesday, the 23rd, from 6 PM to 8 PM in the Bower Stadium parking lot the Kats Safety Bash will take place. It gives the community…

  • SHSU Career Expo Coming Up

    SHSU Career Services marketing and events coordinator Mitch Parker tells us that Career Expo, an all-majors career fair, will be this Wednesday, September 23rd, in the Johnson Coliseum from 10 AM to 2 PM .…

  • Mayor Woodward Talks About Council Accomplishments

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was Huntsville Mayor Mac Woodward who will be finishing up his terms as mayor. We asked him, looking back, what were some of the projects he was…

  • Sam Houston Tea Party Features Speaker Tonight

    The guest speaker tonight at the meeting of the Sam Houston Tea Party will be Alice Linahan, founder of Women on the Wall, from 6:45 pm to 8:00 pm at the Katy and E. Don…