Articles Tagged “Christmas”

  • DPS Increases DWI Enforcement During Holidays

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 15-day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays. From December 19th through January 2nd, DPS troopers will focus DWI…

  • Holiday Garbage Pickup

    The City of Huntsville Solid Waste Services division will be closed on December 25 and 26 in observance of the Christmas holiday, and service to both residential and commercial customers will be affected. According to…

  • Head Start Looking For Local Citizens To Adopt Families

    Huntsville’s Head Start is seeking individuals, businesses and organizations to adopt families in need this Christmas season. Social Services Coordinator Maria Dooley says, “We serve 111 families, and out of those families we have 31…

  • Christmas Tree & Garbarge Pickup Update

    Looking forward to getting rid of that old Christmas tree? Solid Waste Superintendent Esther Herklotz updates us on that and garbage pickup . . . . TREEPKUP12-30-13

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    In Huntsville Police news, a residential burglary was reported on Christmas Eve during the day shift in the 3300 block of Old Houston Road. A 46-year-old woman was arrested for burglary of a habitation and…

  • Christmas Holiday Closures

    All city offices will be closed today and Wednesday, December 25th, in observance of the Christmas holiday. They will re-open on Thursday, December 26th. Walker County offices will be closed this Wednesday through the weekend.

  • Local Energy Company Helps SAAFE House Families for Christmas

    Friday, SM Energy who recently moved one of their offices here, helped out client families of SAAFE House in Huntsville in a big way. Marketing and Development Director Dee Everett, the SAAFE House staff, and…

  • Wynne Home Christmas Activities

    The Wynne Home is involved in several actitives in Huntsville this weekend. Today there is a reception for all the people who entered the “Gingerbread House Contest” and that’ll be on display. People will be…

  • Wynne Home Christmas Event Saturday

    We’ve been updating you this week on what will be going on to celebrate Christmas at the Wynne Home in Huntsville this weekend. Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease fills us on what’s happening Saturday .…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples on Texas-Grown Christmas Trees

    If you haven’t purchased your tree for Christmas yet, consider buying trees grown in Texas. Texas Ag Commissioner Todd Staples says, “There are approximately 150 Christmas tree farms across the state that produce 200,000 trees…