Articles Posted in the News Category

  • New Exhibits Planned for Texas Prison Museum With Expansion

    New exhibits will be coming to the Texas Prison Museum. We just have to wait a couple of years until its expansion. Director Jim Willett tells us more . . . . WILLETTNEW4-10-14 Jim will…

  • Fair Competition Update

    Wednesday, 12-year-old New Waverly resident Katelyn Klawinsky won the Grand Champion award for the commercical heifer show. Twelve-year-old Taylor Bennet from New Waverly picked up the Reserve Grand Champion honor. Eleven-year-old Alpha Omega Academy student…

  • Elkins Lake Town Hall Meeting

    A Town Hall meeting took place at the Elkins Lake Clubhouse Wednesday night moderated by Ward #4 Councilmember Joe Rodriguez. Citizens attending heard updates on city activities from City Engineer Yellambalsi Ramachandra, Public Works Director…

  • New Tourism Video for Huntsville

    City Director of tourism and Cultural Services Kimm Thomas tells us that they “are very excited that the City of Huntsville is embarking on a new video to introduce Huntsville to not only the state…

  • Pitch, Hit and Run Competition Coming This Weekend

    City of Huntsville Recreation Services Coordinator Natalie Reid tells us that the “Recreation Services Department is participating with major league baseball and Scotts for a local pitch, hit and run competition . . . .…

  • Ways & Means Committee Seeks Prosecution of Lois Lerner

    Wednesday, the House Ways and Means Committee sent a letter to the Department of Justice outlining evidence the investigation has uncovered which recommends former IRS official Lois Lerner be criminally prosecuted for violating taxpayers’ rights,…

  • Walker County Fair Competition Update

    At the Rabbit Meat Pen show Tuesday at the Walker County Fair, 9-year-old Mackenzie Dixon’s fryers garnered Grand Champion honors. Eight-year-old Ryan Schur’s rabbits won Reserve Grand Champion. In the swine competition, New Waverly High…

  • Town Hall Meeting Tonight

    At the last session of the Huntsville City Council, Ward #4 Councilmember Joe Rodriguez announced that there was a Town Hall Meeting in Elkins Lake scheduled for tonight at six . . . . TOWNHALL4-8-14…

  • Arts Proposals Meeting Tomorrow

    City of Huntsville Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease informs us that artists and art organizations are invited to attend a meeting regarding arts proposals at the Wynne Home Art Center at 5:30 tomorrow, Thursday .…

  • President Obama in Texas

    President Obama is scheduled to attend a memorial ceremony today at Fort Hood’s Sadowski Field to remember three soldiers who lost their lives in last week’s shootings. Tomorrow, the President and First Lady Michelle Obama…