Articles Tagged “Huntsville”

  • CodeRED Test Today

    Walker County Public Safety Communications Center Director Les Metzler informs us that Huntsville and Walker County will be using the CodeRED Emergency Notification System to call the entire community this afternoon. He says, “It’s going…

  • Tenaska Requesting More Water

    At Tuesday’s City Council session, Huntsville’s Public Works Director Carol Reed filled councilmembers in on a request from the development director for the Tenaska power organization in Grimes County near Shiro . . . .…

  • Commissioners Approve H-GAC Case Study

    At Tuesday morning’s meeting of Walker County Commissioners, Commissioners considered approving H-GAC’s Housing and Economic Development Case Study for Huntsville. Over a six-month period, local citizens and leaders met together to discuss issues. Commissioners Gaines…

  • City Preservation Ordinance Passed

    At Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session, an historic preservation ordinance was up for consideration which allows special designations for landmarks and districts. The ordinance has previously been under lengthy discussion by the council. After…

  • Monday’s Veterans Day Observance

    A 2013 Veterans Day Ceremony was held in front of the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum Monday morning. SHSU Military Chair Lt. Col. Robert McCormick emceed the event. The American flag was raised as well as…

  • City Requests Sealed Bids for Water Tank Repair

    Sealed bids for the rehabilitation of two half-million gallon water tanks are being accepted by the City of Huntsville. The tanks under consideration include the elevated one on Palm Street and the ground tank in…

  • “Code Red” System to be Tested November 14th

    Huntsville/Walker County will be utilizing the CodeRED Emergency Notification System on November 14th to call the entire community. The calls will be in the afternoon and will continue until the entire database has been attempted.…

  • October City Water Maintenance Successful

    The City of Huntsville conducted a successful maintenance process on its water distribution system during October, and the staff would like to thank all residents for their cooperation and patience during the process. According to…

  • Channel 13 News Anchor Dave Ward to Speak at SHSU

    Dave Ward, who is believed to hold the longest tenure for a broadcaster at a single station, will return to Huntsville on Nov. 14th to “mingle” with members of the Bearkat and local communities. The…

  • “Remembrance” Tomorrow for Those Who Died in Prison

    On, Saturday, November 2nd–a day when many Texans honor the dead and reflect on their own mortality on Dia de los Muertos–members and friends of the Texas Interfaith Center for Public Policy will lay flowers…