Articles Tagged “Monday”

  • Hobby Lobby Opening in October

    Hobby Lobby will have their grand opening in the old Wal-Mart building in Huntsville on Monday, October 21st. It’s expected that the new business will bring around 40 to 60 jobs to Huntsville paying $14…

  • Commissioners Approve Raising County Tax Rate Monday

    After passing a new proposed budget, Walker County Commissioners took a record vote on raising the County tax rate Monday morning. County Judge Danny Pierce read the agenda item . . . . TAXRATE9-9-13 Commissioners,…

  • According to County Auditor Jail Costs May be Offset in Future Due to Tax Rate Increase

    Walker County Commissioners approved a new budget and higher tax rate Monday morning. Shortly before adoption of the new budget, and amid quite an opposition locally to raising the County tax rate to 67.78 cents…

  • Commissioners Discuss Budget & Taxes

    Walker County Commissioners held a public hearing on the proposed budget Tuesday morning which includes a raise in the tax rate to 67.78 cents per $100 taxable assessed valuation. No citizens showed up to express…

  • Local Government Offices & Facilities Closed for Holiday

    The City of Huntsville Offices will be closed Monday September 2, 2013 in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. They will re-open as regular on Tuesday September 3, 2013. The Huntsville Public Library will be…

  • Commissioners Hear Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster Presentation

    Walker County Commissioners heard a presentation on formation of a Walker County Voluntary Organization Active in Disaster, or VO-AD, at their Monday morning meeting. County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis filled commissioners in on the…

  • SAAFE HOUSE Seeking Volunteers

    SAAFE HOUSE in Huntsville is currently seeking volunteers. SAAFE HOUSE is a non-profit that provides free and confidential services to victims of family violence and sexual assault, as well as helping prevent such occurrences through…

  • Local Emergency Responders Appreciation Group Funds Food Bill for Murder Investigators

    The around-the-clock expense of feeding sheriff’s deputies and other law enforcement personnel, including Community Emergency Response Team volunteers during the recent double murder investigation July 25th through 27th, was on the commissioners’ agenda for discussion…

  • Leads Still Being Checked-Out in Double Murder Case

    Walker County Sheriff Clint McRae released to the media Monday that they are “following up on tips and leads” in regard to last Wednesday’s double-murder which took the lives of 55-year-old Shanta Faye Crawford and…

  • Election Filing Dates

    The City of Huntsville would like to remind all residents that the official filing dates for a place on the November 5, 2013 General Election ballot are now through August 26, 2013. City Hall, located…