Articles Tagged “August”

  • Two New Mayoral Candidates Sign Up

    At 5 p.m. on Monday, August 24th, the filing period closed for the November 3, 2015 City of Huntsville General Election. Two more Huntsville citizens have joined city councilmembers Keith Olson and Andy Brauninger in…

  • “Welcome Week” Coming to SHSU

    Just a reminder to mark your calendars. It’s that time of year again, when new Bearkats and students returning to campus for the fall semester can get the full Sam Houston State University experience, with…

  • Estate Planning Seminar Ahead

    An Estate Planning Seminar will be presented free to the public on Tuesday, August 18th, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Library Community Room. Attorney-at-law Evelyn L. Gordon will discuss how an estate…

  • Congressman Brady Town Hall Meetings Scheduled for Monday

    Mark your calendar. Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady has several Town Hall meetings scheduled for next Monday in Huntsville: Walker County Republican Women Monday, August 17th 11:30 – 1:00pm Walker Education Center, 1402 19th…

  • Record Vote Taken On Tax Rate In Commissioners’ Court

    Monday, commissioners took a record vote on the proposed tax rate. County Auditor Patrica Allen discussed the rate with County Judge Danny Pierce . . . .   Commissioners approved the rate. There will be…

  • Networking At Noon Update

    Mark your calendars. The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce announces that their monthly Networking at Noon Luncheons are back. The next “Networking at Noon” Lunch will take place on Monday, August 17th, and is sponsored…

  • Genealogy Weekend Set At Library

    Huntsville Public Library and the Walker County Genealogical Society (WCGS) will host the annual Frances Sprott Goforth Memorial Genealogy Weekend on Friday, July 31 and Saturday, August 1, in the Library’s Community Room. Friday’s session…

  • Huntsville High School Season Football Tickets

    Beginning Monday, August 3 through Thursday, August 13, 2015 past Huntsville Hornet football season ticket holders have the option to purchase the same tickets as last season. Any tickets not purchased by August 13, 2015…

  • Dedicated Sales Tax For Economic Development Discussed By City Council

    City Manager Matt Benoit explained ways to initiate a dedicated sales tax for economic development for Huntsville at last Tuesday’s special session of the city council. Benoit considered several options, such as a budget for…

  • Online Privacy Seminar Ahead

    Privacy in cyberspace is becoming an increasingly hot topic in the news as we learn of banks and department stores having credit records hacked. Concerns about tracking devices in cell phones and remote access of…