Articles Tagged “Oakwood Cemetery”

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session at six this evening at City Hall. Before the meeting, at 5 o’clock, the council will discuss allowing exceptions for temporary and/or permanent parking restrictions for…

  • “Baptized a Texan” Ceremony

    Every year, in conjunction with the Texas Independence Day/Sam Houston Birthday Celebration, the Huntsville Tourism Department hosts the “Baptized a Texan” event. This event is to ceremonially transform non-Texas natives into official Texans! The City…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council meets at six tonight at City Hall. Before the meeting, there will be a work session where the council will hear from PGAL Architects representative Jeff Gerber on the proposed Visitor…

  • Historical Marker Approved By Council

    At this week’s City Council session, councilmembes considered a request from the Walker County Historical Commission to place a Historical Marker in Oakwood Cemetery for the Huntsville Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1867. Councilmember Allen wanted…

  • Tourism Week in Huntsville

    The City of Huntsville will celebrate Tourism Week through the 12th, and one of the many features of the week will be a special tour in Oakwood Cemetery. According to Director of Tourism and Cultural…