Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Time to Buy Your Golf Balls for “Shot in the Dark”

    As we informed you Friday, the 13th Annual Shot in the Dark Golf Tournament is coming up on Friday, May 6th. They play the first nine holes in the daylight. Next, there is a dinner…

  • Shooting Incident in Riverside

    A shooting occurred in the Riverside area this morning. We spoke with Walker County Sheriff Clint McCrae, and he reported to us that an out-of-county officer was transporting an inmate when a physical confrontation took…

  • Master Gardeners Plant Sale

    The Walker County Master Gardeners is having their spring plant sale this Saturday from 8 AM to 2 at the Demonstration Gardens located at the corner of Highway 75 North and Tam Road. That’s approximately…

  • Calmer Debates & a Surprise Endorsement

    A calmer debate ensued on CNN last night between the competing candidates for the Republican presidential nomination. The personal attacks turned into more substantive comments by the candidates–perhaps not wanting to take chances before two…

  • Congressman Brady Visits Huntsville

    Congressman Kevin Brady visited constituents at the Chamber of Commerce Headquarters Thursday afternoon. He talked about everything from the Federal Reserve to immigration. One of the many important areas he and other congressmen have to…

  • Shot in the Dark Golf Tournament

    Chamber of Commerce Events & Communications Manager Laura Green informs us that the 13th Annual Shot in the Dark Golf Tournament is coming up on Friday, May 6th . . . .   To reserve…

  • Federal Health Insurance Exchange Issues Discussed

    The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Investigations held a hearing Thursday on the failure of federal health insurance exchanges. At the close of the meeting, Wisconsin Republican Senator Ron Johnson summed up…

  • Daylight Saving Time Coming

    Daylight Saving Time starts this weekend. Sunday at 2 AM, March 13th, clocks are to be turned forward 1 hour.

  • Mistrial Declared for Timothy Dennis Jr.

    The Huntsville Item reports that District Judge Hal Ridley declared a mistrial Wednesday because of Timothy Dennis Jr.’s right to a fair trial. Dennis was accused of being part of a home invasion robbery around…

  • Clinton-Sanders Debate

    There was a debate last night between Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, sponsored by Univision and the Washington Post. Clinton and Sanders face an important primary in Florida Tuesday. Univision’s Jorge Ramos…