July 14, 2014
Cheerleaders are still being sought for the upcoming Huntsville Youth Football League season. Girls ages 4 through 12 are eligible. A partial registration fee will be due before Saturday, with the remainder due by Aug. 1. For more information, call 661-2848.
The Oakhurst Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual fund-raising Fish Fry from 10am to 5pm Saturday. Plates will be sold for $12 each, and will feature fried fish, potato salad, beans, green salad, iced tea, hushpuppies & tartar sauce. The department is located in Oakhurst on Highway 190 at Oakhurst Road. For more information, call 377-4303.
The Thomas Lake Road Community Association will host a blood drive from 10am to 2:30pm Saturday. The event will take place at the Thomas Lake Road Volunteer Fire Department’s station on FM3454 east of Riverside. Photo IDs are required. Appointments are recommended. For more information, call 594-5987.
The next production of the Huntsville Community Theatre will be the classic story of “Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde.” Auditions for the play are set for 6pm July 21 & 22. The auditions will take place at The Old Town Theatre on 12th Street in downtown Huntsville. For more information, call 291-7933 or go online to huntsvillecommunitytheatre.org
The 2014 SHSU Football Dinner & Auction is set to begin at 5pm July 25 at Johnson Coliseum on the university campus. Custom Sam Houston apparel, golf & fishing outings, trips and NFL celebrity autographed footballs highlight the items which will be up for bid during the live & silent auctions. Individual tickets are $75 – a table of 8 goes for $600. Reservations are highly recommended. For more information, call 294-2364 or visit online to www.gobearkats.com
June 25, 2014
The Sam Houston Memorial Museum will host an art day camp for kids. The camp – “Where Art & History Collide” – is set for 9am to noon July 21-25 at the Walker Education Center on 19th Street in Huntsville. The camp is designed for kids ages 6 through 8. An exhibit-opening program is scheduled for 5-6pm July 25 at the Walker Center. For more information, call 294-3153.
The City of Huntsville has posted notice of filing for positions on the Nov. 4 ballot. Filing dates are July 19 through Aug. 18. The city’s application fee is $1. The ballot will include a general election for the 4 at-large council seats. Candidate’s packets are available at Huntsville City Hall on Avenue ‘M,” and on the city’s web site. For more information, call 291-5403.
June 4, 2014
The Samuel Walker Houston High School Biennial Reunion is set for July 24-26. The dances & the picnics will take place at the Walker County Fairgrounds on Highway 30 West. For more information, call 295-2119.