Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Boehner Re-elected Speaker Of The House

    Tuesday, Republican Congressman John Boehner of Ohio was re-elected Speaker of the House . . . .   Boehner received 216 votes. Florida Republican Daniel Webster received 12 votes, with other votes spread among an…

  • Forest Service Says Controlled Burns Are Ahead

    U.S. Forest Service fire personnel will be burning areas in the national forests during the next few months. Sam Houston National Forest Fire Management Officer Brian Gidcumb says, “Folks may see a helicopter overhead, smoke…

  • Precinct #3 Commissioner Warren Arrested For DWI

    The Courier of Montgomery County reports that 67-year-old Precinct #3 Commissioner Bobby Warren was arrested last Friday morning for Class A misdemeanor driving while intoxicated. Warren was booked into the Montgomery County Jail on Friday…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Previous to the meeting, there will be two workshops. One workshop, beginning at 5 PM, will be a…

  • Alumni & Friends Club Scholarship Fundraiser

    The Walker County Area Alumni & Friends Club is holding their Scholarship Fundraiser and Gala on Monday, January 26th, at Elkins Lake Clubhouse from 6 to 9 PM. Club President for 2015, Linda Rushing, tells…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift last Friday officers were dispatched to the 1800 block of Avenue P in an Animal Abuse case where known suspects failed to care for two dogs. On…

  • White House Press Secretary Comments On Pipeline Chances For Veto

    Congress is getting together today following their recess for the holidays, and it doesn’t exactly look like there’s a green light waiting for the Keystone Pipeline legislation at the White House that legislators will be…

  • Councilmember Johnson Comments On Infrastructure Improvements

    We talked with Councilmember Don Johnson about various aspects of City activity on our “Around Town” program over the weekend. He filled us in on some future infrastructure improvements to our area . . .…

  • Mayor Mac Woodward On New Year

    The new year is upon us. City of Huntsville Mayor Mac Woodward has a positive outlook . . . .  

  • Boaters Rescued By NWVFD And Walker County EMS

    Over the weekend, New Waverly Firefighter Jimmy Williams reported to us that early Friday morning New Waverly Firefighters and Walker County EMS were dispatched following reports that a boat had sunk on the North end…