Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Man Killed In St. Louis Protest

    Wednesday, St. Louis police arrested at least nine people and sprayed tear gas to move protesters off the street after a man carrying a gun fled from police and was killed by officers when he…

  • Corporation Economic Development Sales And Use Tax Ordinance Proposed For Voters

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers considered adoption of an ordinance to order a special election to be held November 3rd regarding a “Type A” Corporation Economic Development Sales and…

  • SHSU Enrollment Up For Fall

    Student enrollment is growing at SHSU. We asked University President Dr. Dana Hoyt how it looks for the fall . . . .

  • Public Hearings On Proposed City Budget Scheduled

    The City has issued a notice that public hearings on the proposed budget for the City of Huntsville fiscal year, beginning October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2016, will be held on September 1, 2015…

  • Mayor Woodward Comments On Upcoming HISD Education Summit

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, Mayor Mac Woodward reminded councilmembers about a special program coming up at HISD . . . .

  • Public Hearing On City Tax Rate Held Tuesday Night

    At Tuesday night’s city council session, a public hearing was held for the public to comment on their consideration to adopt a maximum property tax rate of .$4106 per $100 evaluation for the 2015-16 Fiscal…

  • Back To School Bash At First Baptist Church Today

    A “Back to School Bash” is planned at the First Baptist Church in Huntsville beginning at 5:30 this afternoon and lasting until 7:30 tonight at their Family Life Center. Spokesperson Judy Hope has the information…

  • Robert Daniel Rodriguez Trial Starts

    Yesterday, testimony began in the aggravated kidnapping trial of 31-year-old Robert Daniel Rodriguez. He was indicted by a grand jury in Walker County last year after DNA evidence was said to have linked him to…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news looking back over the past several days, on the day shift last Friday a residential burglary was reported in the 2200 block of Bobby K Marks Drive. On Friday’s night shift,…

  • Roxie Douglas Banquet This Weekend

    The Roxie Douglas Scholarship Foundation and Learning Institute Banquet is coming up this weekend. The Institute’s Director, Carmen Irving, tells us more . . . .   Ms. Irving says tickets are $20 for pre-sale…