Articles Tagged “October”

  • Toby Keith Announces Hammer Down Tour

    Toby Keith Announces Hammer Down Tour

    Toby Keith‘s Hammer Down tour kicks off June 8 in Ozark, Ark., and will feature Kip Moore. Announced Monday (Feb. 4), tour dates are confirmed through early September. Additional stops will be confirmed later. Prior…

  • Texas Forest Service Employees Return Home From New York

    A contingent of Texas A&M Forest Service emergency responders will return home Wednesday, January 16th, after a three-week assignment assisting residents affected by Hurricane Sandy in New York. The employees are part of the 39-member…

  • Country Music Year in Review

    Country Music Year in Review

    There was plenty of good news for country music in the year just concluding. During the first half of 2012, album sales experienced a substantial increase over those of the year before, and Taylor Swift’s…

  • Local Political Chairs Urge Citizens to Register to Vote

    Walker County Democrats and Republicans will debate at the Veterans Conference Center this Thursday, October 4th, at 6 PM. Both political party chairs are urging people to exercise their voting right this November. Republican Chair…

  • Planning and Zoning Commission Denies Rezoning Request

    Thursday night, a good number of local citizens showed up at a City Planning and Zoning Commission meeting at City Hall. The commission denied a request to rezone the area basically between 13th and 15th…

  • Pre-Fair Beer Garden and Fair on the Square Coming Up

    The Fair on the Square is coming up in Huntsville October 6th. Coming up on Friday, October 5th, there’ll be a pre-fair celebration beer garden. Fair spokesperson Sam Moak updates us . . . .…

  • City Council Holds Public Hearing for Boys & Girls Club

    Tuesday night, the Huntsville City Council held a public hearing. The Boys and Girls Club of Walker County is asking for an additional in-kind funding match in order to apply for a grant from FEMA.…

  • Emergency Services District #3 Meetings Scheduled

    Crabbs Prairie Volunteer Fire Department Chief Robert Gray tells us that his department is working again to create an Emergency Service District #3. He said it’ll cover the Crabbs Prairie area and the West Sandy…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meet Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet at the Hawkins Administration Building for a regular board meeting at six this evening. The Board will recognize the “Employee of the Month” and the “Educator of the…

  • National Night Out Scheduled for Huntsville

    The City of Huntsville’s National Night Out is scheduled for Tuesday, October 2nd. At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, Officer Justin Schubert told councilmembers, “The purpose of National Night Out” is to…