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  • Immediate Burn Ban Implementation Approved for Judge Pierce

    Because of fluctuations toward dryness in the Keetch-Byram Index numbers, a drought index designed for fire potential assessment, Administrative Assistant to County Judge Danny Pierce, Sherri Pegoda, requested in Court Monday that Commissioners allow the…

  • Roxie Douglas Scholarship Banquet

    The Roxie Douglas Scholarship Foundation and Learning Institute have chosen Huntsville High School seniors Kriston Minor and Ceidra Coleman as their scholarship recipients for 2012. This year’s Humanitarians are First National Bank president James Coleman,…

  • Commissioners Move Forward on New Jail

    Plans for the new Walker County Jail are moving forward. Steps are underway for proposals from a “C-MAR,” a Construction Manager at Risk for the project. An agenda item authorizing Burns Architecture to proceed with…

  • HCT Children’s Production of “Wizard of Oz” this Weekend

    Huntsville Community Theatre is putting on a wonderful children’s production soon. We recently talked with assistant director David Keithley . . . .

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    BASEBALL: Azar Named ABCA All-Region

    Sam Houston State designated hitter Anthony Azar has earned a postseason recognition this week by being named to the ABCA All-South Central Region Team as a first team selection.

    Azar led the Bearkats in 2012 with a .354 batting average. The sophomore from The Woodlands also had a team high three home runs, 38 RBI, 10 doubles and a .402 on base percentage. He had an OPS of .899 which was also tops on the club…

  • SHSU Biologists Honored

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications, Julia May, tells us that two of SHSU’s professors have been selected as exemplary biologists for participation in the research residency of the American Society for Microbiology’s Biology Scholars program…

  • SHSU Summer Renovation Underway

    We talked with SHSU President Dr. Dana Gibson on “Around Town” this past weekend. The campus is constantly under renovation and improvement. She filled us in on what’s underway . . . .  

  • SAAFE House Crawfest Big Success

    The SAAFE House 7th Annual Crawfest fundraiser last night was a great success. The SAAFE House in Huntsville provides services to victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. Executive Director of the SAAFE House, Jolene…

  • Community of Praise Luau Saturday

    The Community of Praise fundraising Luau is coming up this weekend. Organizer Vanetta Mills tells us all about it . . ..

  • City of Huntsville Employees’ Scholarships Awarded

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, Huntsville High School student Devin Cruson and New Waverly High School student Kali Pavelock were recognized for being chosen for the City of Huntsville Employees’ Scholarship. They each…