Articles Tagged “City of Huntsville”

  • Professor Mike Yawn Comments on SHSU Interns Successful Placement

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was SHSU Political Science Professor Mike Yawn. SHSU political science students have been successful in being placed in internships like in Willis and the City of Huntsville.…

  • HISD Board Approves Tax Rate and Budget

    The HISD Board of Trustees met last night for a regular board meeting. The board approved a new budget as well as approving the tax rate. Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson confirmed the tax rate to…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet this evening at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. The Board will recognize staff members tonight. There will be a presentation of the proposed 2013-14 School Year Budget…

  • Historic Preservation Ordinance under Consideration

    An Historic Preservation Ordinance for the City of Huntsville is in the works. Mayor Woodward has requested one be drawn up. Director of Community and Economic Development Aron Kulhavy addressed the council at their regular…

  • HISD Making Efforts to Improve Security

    At their budget workshop this week, HISD Trustees discussed improving security issues on their campuses. Thursday, we talked with Deputy Superintendent Sonny Cruse, and he told us that HISD has “a great relationship with the…

  • Commissioners Discuss Request for Proposal for Joint Clinic

    Walker County Commissioners met for a regular meeting Monday morning at the courthouse. One of the major topics for discussion was approving a payment of $2,500 dollars for a Request for Proposal to share in…

  • Active Shooter Exercise Wednesday

    Wednesday, Walker County and the City of Huntsville did an Emergency Management exercise on an Active Shooter Mass Fatality originating out of the EOC, or Emergency Operations Center, at the Walker County Sheriffs Office. All…

  • Ribbon-Cutting Ceremonies Held for Funded Homes

    The City of Huntsville Community Development office held three ribbon-cutting ceremonies last week for recipients of new homes constructed with Neighborhood Stabilization Program grant funds. Community Development Specialist Dr. Sherry McKibben tells us all about…

  • City Manager Updates Visitor Center Campaign

    Huntsville City Manager Matt Benoit told councilmembers Wednesday that as of December 31st, 2012 the City of Huntsville had, in total, 972,849 visitors at our Visitor Center. He’s looking forward to getting to the millionth,…

  • City Accepting General Ballot Applications July 21st

    City of Huntsville Deputy City Secretary Kristin Edwards informs us that applications for a place on the City of Huntsville general election ballot will be accepted beginning Saturday, July 21st . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/GENBALLOT7-3-12.mp3|titles=GENBALLOT7-3-12]