Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Cinco De Mayo & Airing Of Quilts Saturday

    Starting tomorrow at ten in the morning and going on until six in the evening the Cinco de Mayo Festival will be held at the Walker County Annex Parking Lot. The festival features the Chikawa…

  • Fun Run This Weekend

    There’s a special Fun Run scheduled in Huntsville tomorrow. Spokesperson, HPD Officer Mark Jenkins, tells us more . . . .   Officer Jenkins also says they plan on having a lot of free food…

  • Pitch, Hit And Run Tomorrow

    The City of Huntsville Recreation Services hosts the annual Major League Baseball’s local Pitch, Hit and Run competition. Boys and girls, ages 7 to 14, will have the opportunity to showcase their baseball or softball…

  • Huntsville Beautification Golf Tournament Scheduled

    It’s time to start getting up teams for the Huntsville Beautification Golf Tournament coming up. Spokesperson Penny Joiner has the information . . . .   Ms. Joiner also says to follow them on Facebook.com\cohrecservices

  • Alan Tinsley Appointed To Regents

    Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has appointed Alan Tinsley, a Sam Houston State University alumnus from Madisonville, to serve as a member of the Texas State University System Board of Regents. Upon Senate confirmation, Tinsley will…

  • YMCA Needs Camp Counselors

    There looking for help over at the “Y.” Youth Development Coordinator Jenna Johnson tells us more . . . .

  • Farmers Market Will Return In May

    Huntsville’s Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher tells us the Downtown Farmer’s Market is coming back the second Saturday in May . . . .

  • Councilmember Tish Humphrey Update On Folk Festival

    The General Sam Houston Folk Festival is coming up. At a recent Huntsville City Council session, Ward #2 Councilmember Tish Humphrey updated everyone on the big upcoming event . . . .   Again, that’s…

  • “Free Austin Tice” Campaign

    Texas Native and journalist Austin Tice has been missing since 2012. He was kidnapped, but no group has claimed responsibility. He was last heard of while reporting in Syria. The Global Center for Journalism and…

  • Sidewalk Improvement Grant Application Expanded

    Tuesday, Huntsville City Councilmembers got together in a workshop and regular session to change out, or repeal, a resolution passed last week on applying for a Transportation Alternatives Program grant which would bring some new…