Articles Tagged “fire”

  • Huntsville Teen Recovering From Accident

    According to media reports, 16-year-old Huntsville resident McKayla Chamberlain is now recovering at home from an accident after her car hit a bridge south of Madisonville Friday. She received second and third-degree burns on her…

  • “Ready, Set, Huntsville” Held Tuesday

    The Huntsville Fire Department and other local first-responders held their “Ready, Set, Huntsville!” event at the newly renovated Fire Station #2 on Sam Houston Avenue Tuesday night. Participants took advantage of free hot dogs, beverages,…

  • “Ready, Set, Huntsville!” Tonight

    The Huntsville Fire Department would like to invite all residents and homeowners to a special event entitled “Ready, Set, Huntsville!” at the newly renovated Fire Station #2 on Sam Houston Avenue. Beginning at 6 tonight,…

  • Several Departments Respond to New Waverly Fire Friday Afternoon

    New Waverly Firefighters were called to a house fire Friday afternoon on Longstreet in New Waverly. At the same time, additional crews were dispatched from the Huntsville Fire Department and North Montgomery County as part…

  • VA Hearing Raises More Questions

    There are severe issues at VA hospitals across the country. Now under fire, VA Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki says he has plans to fix the problems. At this week’s House Veterans Affairs Committee hearing in…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday police investigated the case of a possibly known suspect threatening a victim with a weapon in the 1000 block of Martin Luther King. A wallet…

  • Assistant Fire Chief John Hobbs Suggests Property Owners Prep for Any Future Wildfire

    With the summer and wildfire season ahead, Huntsville Assistant Fire Chief John Hobbs says now is the time to start getting rid of all those possible fire fuels in your yard . . . .…

  • Commissioners to Exclude City in Grant Application

    Monday at Commissioners’ Court, Commissioners voted not to include the City of Huntsville in their application for a grant that might allow them funds for radios for area volunteer fire departments. The overall grant of…

  • Shooting in Fort Hood

    Another mass shooting at Fort Hood in Killeen has left at least 4 dead, including the gunmen, along with 16 hurt. The shooter, identified as 33-year-old Army Specialist Ivan Lopez, opened fire in two buildings…

  • New Waterline Project on Highway 190

    Huntsville City Engineer Yellambalsi Ramachandra gave city councilmembers an update this week on the Highway 190 East waterline replacement project. The location is along Highway 190 from Sycamore Avenue to Highway 19, about 6,500 linear…