Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday victims report they had been assaulted by an unknown suspect in the 100 block of Colonel Etheredge Boulevard. Counterfeit currency was recovered in a forgery case…

  • Nomination Hearings Begin

    Today, Senate committees will hold confirmation hearings for President-elect Donald Trump nominees Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions for attorney general and John F. Kelly for Homeland Security Secretary. Democratic Senator from New Jersey, Cory Booker, has…

  • Commissioners’ Court Focuses on Animal Issues

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, several local citizens expressed their concerns with animals on-the-loose, primarily dogs, destroying property and threatening humans and animals in Walker County at-large. Among them, Dr. Richard Watkins expressed his desire…

  • Strategic Planning Meeting-2017 Update

    At this past week’s City Council Strategic Planning Session, City Manager Matt Benoit commented on what’s ahead in 2017 . . . .   Matt also said the “Animal shelter should be open to the…

  • Old Generator Use Discussed in Commissioners’ Court

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday, County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford discussed removing an old jail generator from a surplus sale. A better use was proposed than selling it.  Commissioners discussed donating it to the Phelps Special…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on 115th Congress

    The 115th Congress in Washington is underway. Our 8th District Congressman, Kevin Brady, comments on what the House first voted on . . . .   He also comments on two job bills this past…

  • Huntsville Art Commission Meets

    The Huntsville Arts Commission will meet at the Wynne Home Arts Center at five in the afternoon on Thursday, January 12th. At the meeting they will hear citizen input, review and consider evaluations of arts…

  • Warning Shots Fired at Iranian Vessel

    A U-S defense source has reported to the media that the USS Squall patrol craft fired three warning shots from a .50 caliber gun as warning shots on an approaching Iranian vessel in the northern…

  • Cabinet Confirmation Hearings

    Confirmation hearings begin in Washington Tuesday for President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet nominees. Democrats want a delay in the hearings saying several of the nominees have failed to complete the ethic reviews in order to dodge…

  • Strategic Planning Session–Economic Development

    Last week, the Huntsville City Council held a Strategic Planning Session. In his presentation, City Manager Matt Benoit covered a myriad of topics including city appearance, communication, infrastructure, resource development, finance, public safety and economic…