Articles Posted in the News Category

  • President Nixes Federal Guidelines on Transgender Bathrooms in Public Schools

    Wednesday, the Trump administration revoked federal guidelines put into place by President Obama that permitted public school students to use restrooms which corresponded to their gender identity. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said this issue is…

  • Chamber’s Business Expo & Taste of Huntsville Ahead

    Mark your calendars for the Chamber’s next big Business Expo and Taste of Huntsville. Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce President Carol Smith updates us . . . .   You can call the Chamber at…

  • President Holds White House Budget Lunch Wednesday

    President Trump discussed the federal budget over lunch in the Roosevelt Room at the White House Wednesday. Previous to the lunch, he appeared before reporters and outlined some of the budget items his administration was…

  • Council Continues to Discuss G.A. White Subdivision Classification Issue

    At Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session, citizens from both sides of the G.A. White Subdivision controversy aired their views to councilmembers. The issue concerns a council agenda item which has councilmembers considering adopting an…

  • Press Secretary Spicer on President’s Immigration Order

    At the White House Weekly Press Briefing Tuesday, Press Secretary Sean Spicer passed along to reporters information about the president’s new immigration order . . . .   The immigration enforcement memos include prioritizing illegal…

  • Walker County Hospital District Meets

    The Board of Managers of the Walker County Hospital District will hold a regular meeting tonight at six at Huntsville Memorial Hospital in 2nd Floor Meeting Room A. They will take comments from the public…

  • SHSU Leadership Initiatives Volunteer Opportunities

    Students looking for ways to get involved on campus or in the community can attend the Leadership Initiatives’ Volunteer Opportunities and Student Organizations Fair today from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Lowman Student…

  • Jambalaya Band Event Coming to SHSU

    The SHSU Communications Studies Department, along with other departments, is sponsoring a special Jambalaya Cajun Band event. Professor and Chairman of Communications Studies, Dr. Terry Thibodeaux tells us more . . . .   Professor…

  • Trump Visits National Museum of African American History and Culture

    Tuesday, President Trump spoke at the National Museum of African American History and Culture following a tour of the museum. He was flanked by dignitaries including his nominee for HUD Secretary Dr. Ben Carson and…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. In a workshop session from 3 to 6 this afternoon, the council will receive information on proposed parking initiatives…