July 14, 2014
The 2014 Walker County Heart Walk is set for Sept. 27. Team packets are already ready for pick-up. Funds raised will go to the American Heart Association. For more information, call 291-4599.
The Huntsville Memorial Hospital Auxiliary invites you to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the auxiliary’s gift shop. The celebration will continue from July 21 through July 25, and will include discounted prices on virtually all gift-shop merchandise. A commemorative ribbon-cutting ceremony is planned for 2pm July 23. For more information, call 291-3411.
Huntsville Head Start is now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 school year. Children must be 3 or 4 years old by Sept. 1, and must be from low-income families or be children with special needs. Verification of family income, the child’s birth certificate, immunization record, Social Security card and Medicaid card will be required. The Head Start facility is located on FM 980 at FM 247. For more information, call 291-9190.
July 15, 2014
The Houston Food Bank will return to Huntsville from 10am to noon July 25th and they’ll be at St. Paul United Methodist Church from 10am-12 noon. In addition, assistance will be available to apply for and renew “SNAP” benefits and AmeriGroup will be on site for information about insurance while officials with the Walker County Healthy Initiative will be on hand offering free blood pressure screenings. For more information, call 295-5106.
The 5th annual “Huntsville Hornet Green & White Football Radio Auction” is set for Sept. 20 on 101.7 KSAM. The Mean Green Football Booster Club is currently collecting auction items for the auction and donations are welcome. The pickup of items can be arranged. For more information, call 661-2293.