Articles Posted in the News Category

  • SHSU Research Park Efforts Updated at Council Meeting

    At Tuesday’s session of the Huntsville City Council, the efforts regarding the choice of a site for a proposed SHSU research park were discussed. Interim City Manager Chuck Pinto said they are looking at information…

  • Commissioners Approve Amendment to Marsh Darcy Consultant Contract

    At Monday’s special session of Walker County Commissioners, Commissioners discussed amending a contract with the Marsh Darcy consulting firm in an amount not over $2,500 dollars for professional services in regard to a tax abatement…

  • Mayor Woodward Update on City Manager Search

    At Tuesday evening’s session of the Huntsville City Council, Mayor Mac Woodward reported that last Monday and Tuesday representatives of the SGR personnel search firm were in Huntsville. He said they got together with the…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on last Friday’s night shift a gas drive-off was reported in the 2300 block of Sam Houston Avenue. In the 2600 block of Montgomery Road, an unknown person damaged a person’s…

  • Book Underway on Captain Joe Byrd Cemetery

    A book on part of the history of the Huntsville area is underway by an SHSU graduate who is now a professor at Indiana State University. SHSU Criminal Justice Public Relations Officer Beth Kuhles has…

  • Kitty Wells Remembered by Loretta Lynn and Others

    Kitty Wells Remembered by Loretta Lynn and Others

    Kitty Wells, who reigned for decades as the Queen of Country Music, is being remembered by many women in country music who were empowered by her pioneering career. Wells died Monday (July 16) at her…

  • Bucky Covington & Shooter Jennings Record Duet

    Bucky Covington & Shooter Jennings Record Duet

    Bucky Covington and Shooter Jennings photo courtesy of Monarch Publicity. Bucky Covington is used to spending time in the recording studio but recently, he got to take a seat in the producer’s chair. He went…

  • Bucky Covington & Shooter Jennings Record Duet

    Bucky Covington & Shooter Jennings Record Duet

    Bucky Covington and Shooter Jennings photo courtesy of Monarch Publicity. Bucky Covington is used to spending time in the recording studio but recently, he got to take a seat in the producer’s chair. He went…

  • Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee Is the Year’s Best-Selling Album So Far

    Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee Is the Year’s Best-Selling Album So Far

    Lionel Richie’s 2012 CD, Tuskegee. Photo courtesy of UMG Nashville. Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee, a collection of duets with Lionel and some of country’s biggest stars, is the best-selling album released in 2012 for the first…

  • Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee Is the Year’s Best-Selling Album So Far

    Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee Is the Year’s Best-Selling Album So Far

    Lionel Richie’s 2012 CD, Tuskegee. Photo courtesy of UMG Nashville. Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee, a collection of duets with Lionel and some of country’s biggest stars, is the best-selling album released in 2012 for the first…