Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Funds Approved for IT Analyst at New Jail

    Because the new County Jail will be opening several months earlier than is scheduled–perhaps, by the 1st or middle of March–the County’s IT department is requesting that an IT Analyst be hired effective January 1st…

  • Final Curbside Recycling for Area #8 to Begin

    City Council approved the expansion of curbside recycling to begin in Area #8 on Friday, January 3, 2014. This area includes customers within Sycamore Avenue, Boettcher Mill, Rigsby Road, Wanza and Bearkat Blvd. For map…

  • “Coats & Cash” Drive Continues

    Since Sunday, two members of the Melvin White VFW Post 5871–Commander David Lanoue and member Jeff Clark–have been living in a dumpster and in their cars on 11th Street in front of Shenanigan’s to collect…

  • Commissioners Court Meets Today

    Walker County Commissioners get together at nine this morning at the courthouse for a regular session. On today’s “Statutory Agenda,” Laura Hons and Lee Murrah will make a presentation concerning operational and financial improvements to…

  • HISD Community Meetings on Potential Future Bond Package Scheduled

    The Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees and Administration invite you to a Community Meeting to discuss their current facility needs and the potential for a future bond package this evening at 6:30 in the Mance…

  • SHSU Commencement Ceremonies

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications Julia May tells us that two SHSU alumni who have earned distinction in their respective fields of journalism and business management will address more than 1,500 degree candidates during the…

  • New City HR Director

    The City of Huntsville is excited to announce the impending arrival of Julie O’Connell, who has accepted the position of Human Resources Director. O’Connell, who for the last five years has served as the Human…

  • Local Vet David Yebra on Warrior & Family Support Center

    The next banquet for the Warrior and Family Support Center in San Antonio is coming up January 16th at 5:30. We talked with local vet David Yebra on “Around Town” this past weekend who filled…

  • Winter Weather Advisory from National Weather Service

    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM…. AREAS OF MIXED PRECIPITATION ARE BEGINNING TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE REGION, INCLUDING WALKER COUNTY. ALTHOUGH SURFACE READINGS SHOULD REMAIN JUST ABOVE FREEZING FOR MOST LOCATIONS,…

  • Jamie Matthews Updates Weekend Christmas Events

    There are a lot of events happening in Huntsville this weekend. Recently, Visitor’s Services Manager Jamie Matthews filled councilmembers in on some upcoming events starting with this evening . . . . MATTHEWS12-5-13 The parade…