Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Houston Family Christmas Saturday

    Sam Houston Memorial Museum marketing coordinator Megan Buro tells us that they invite everyone this Saturday to their Houston Family Christmas at the Sam Houston Memorial Museum . . . . HOUSFAMCHRIST12-4-13

  • “Coats & Cash” Drive for Homeless Vets Starts Sunday

    Members of the Melvin White VFW Post #5871 will be hosting a drive beginning at noon on Sunday, December the 8th, to help out homeless vets. It’s called Coats & Cash. Post Commander David Lanoue…

  • Fatal Accident on I-45 South Wednesday

    Wednesday afternoon, a two-vehicle accident took the life of an unidentified man and sent another person to the hospital. The accident happened near the 107-mile marker on I-45 South in the southern part of the…

  • City Issues Press Release on Inclement Weather Ahead

    The City of Huntsville and Walker County Offices of Emergency Management would like to ask all residents to stay mindful of potential inclement weather beginning today and continuing through the weekend. According to Lance Wood,…

  • Renovations on Fire Station No. 2 Going Well

    The renovation and repairs to Fire Station No. 2 in Huntsville is moving along well. At this week’s council session, Fire Chief Tom Grisham reports the drainage issues they’ve been having have been fixed .…

  • Police Chief Lunsford Update on Alarm Ordinance

    Huntsville Police Chief Kevin Lunsford presented an alarm ordinance update at this week’s City Council session. He said, after software issues were taken care of, they were finally able to go live with the system…

  • Wynne Home Christmas Event Saturday

    We’ve been updating you this week on what will be going on to celebrate Christmas at the Wynne Home in Huntsville this weekend. Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease fills us on what’s happening Saturday .…

  • Martin Execution Held Last Night

    Over 200 TDCJ correctional officers gathered outside the Walls Unit last night as 43-year-old Jerry Martin was executed by lethal injection for the 2007 murder of officer Susan Canfield during an escape. A large photo…

  • Council Discusses City Retirement Benefits

    Tuesday night, Huntsville City councilmembers began tackling the issue of establishing stable retirement benefits for City employees. City Finance Director Steve Ritter discussed various ways to do this. In a conversation with Ritter, Ward #4…

  • Job Recruitment for Vets

    The military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce a Veteran Opportunity Expo, a hiring event for veterans and other men and women with military backgrounds, at Minute Maid Park on Thursday, December 5th. DeVry University will…