Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Courthouse Hours Update

    Administrative Assistant to the County Judge, Elizabeth Jan, informs us that due to the failure of the air conditioning system at the courthouse they will have reduced hours. All other County locations are open during…

  • City Council Makes Decision on G-A White Subdivision Zoning

    Following much discussion at last night’s city council session councilmembers decided, by a 5 to 4 vote not to rezone the G-A White subdivision from neighborhood conservation to management.  In this case, seven votes “for”…

  • SHSU Programs Rank in Top 10 in Nation

    Again, SHSU makes out well nationwide in university education. Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt tells us all about it . . . .   GradSource.com general manager Mark Burham says, “Our methodology for the ranking…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday a residential burglary was investigated in the 2100 block of Sycamore Avenue. On the day shift Saturday, an unknown suspect stole medication from a residence…

  • Alumni Recognized for Distinguished Accomplishments and Service

    Three SHSU alumni who have made a name for themselves in business, entertainment and news, and two alumni whose service to their alma mater and their communities is distinguished in itself, will be recognized during…

  • Internet Control Issue Looms

    There is much concern that the U-S will lose what internet control they have to less democratic entities internationally. Republican Tennessee Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn addressed the House Tuesday . . . .   The U-N…

  • Courthouse Closed Today

    Administrative Assistant to Walker County Commissioners Sonja Tennant has reported to us that County Judge Danny Pierce has closed the courthouse for the rest of the day today. There are air conditioning issues causing temperatures…

  • Gene Myrick Passes Away

    Gene Myrick, age 85, passed away September 2nd at his home. Mr. Myrick was active in many organizations in Huntsville, including Friends of the Library and the Old Town Theatre, and contributed greatly to the…

  • Houston Ship Channel Closed this Morning

    Following a tanker fire early this morning, the Coast Guard reports that the Houston Ship Channel was closed. A tanker known as the Aframax River may have struck an underwater sewer line. The accident breached…

  • Huntsville Bond Election Facility Tours

    Huntsville City Secretary Lee Woodward tells us, “The City of Huntsville is happy to provide facility tours for all of the locations for the upcoming bond election . . . .”