Articles Tagged “Huntsville”

  • Fireworks Safety Advice from Assistant Fire Chief John Hobbs

    The Fourth of July comes up this weekend, and Assistant Fire Chief John Hobbs reminds us that using fireworks in the City of Huntsville is illegal. He recently passed along some fireworks safety tips .…

  • HPD Lt. Jim Barnes Comments On Local Drug Issues

    Like any American town, Huntsville law enforcement officials are constantly dealing with various drug issues in the community. We asked HPD Patrol Lieutenant Jim Barnes about the drug abuse problem in Huntsville . . .…

  • Camp “You Go Girl” Planned For Next Week

    Mark your calendars, a special camp for young girls is scheduled in Huntsville next week. Camp “You Go Girl” founder and director Tiffany Biagas tells us all about it . . . . CAMPUGO7-1-14  

  • “Dust Bowl Motel” Play Auditions Tonight & Tomorrow

    The play “Dust Bowl Motel,” written by Scott McCarley and Jim Roth, is coming to Huntsville in August. Auditions will get underway tonight. Co-author Scott McCarley tells us more . . . . DUSTBOWL7-1-14  

  • Report Faulty Street Lights

    Street lights are important to safety in Huntsville during the evening hours. Mayor Mac Woodward and Police Chief Kevin Lunsford informed City Councilmembers during a discussion on the issue at this week’s council session .…

  • City Receives Fitch Rating

    The City of Huntsville received an official notice from Fitch Ratings this week affirming its “AA” investment grade rating – a high quality indicator only two grades below the highest possible rate. According to the…

  • Juneteenth Celebration In Huntsville This Weekend

    A Juneteenth celebration will be held in Huntsville this weekend. Progressive Women’s Association President Jennifer Harrison has the information . . . . JUNETEENTH6-12-14

  • City Raises Funds For United Way

    The City of Huntsville partnered with the United Way of the Piney Woods during a recent staff event to raise over $600 for the Huntsville Independent School District socks and underwear drive. According to Dr.…

  • Hurricane Functional Exercise Held Monday in Huntsville

    Walker County and City Emergency Management Officials, along with various law enforcement branches and state officials, conducted a Hurricane Functional Exercise at the Emergency Operations Center at the Sheriff’s Office Monday throughout the day. Emergency…

  • Man Wanted In Home Invasion Burglary

    On May 19th the Walker County Sheriff’s Office responded to a Home Invasion burglary in Phelps, in Eastern Walker County, where a 40-year-old homeowner was shot and critically injured. During the course of the investigation,…