Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County elections manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during the first day of early voting Monday was 355; of those voters, 10 voted in the Democratic Primary, and 345…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session at six this evening at City Hall. They will meet for a work session at three this afternoon before the meeting to receive presentations from PGAL–or…

  • Venue Change Requested for John Ray Falk

    According to the Huntsville Item, Monday Judge Bill McAdams heard witnesses from the defense and prosecution in regard to whether John Ray Falk, Jr., who is accused of being part of an attempted escape that…

  • More on Iran’s Treatment of Captured Sailors

    The Washington Free Beacon reports that House Armed Services Committee member, Virginia Republican Representative Randy Forbes, says that the secret details of the treatment of the American sailors captured by the Iranian Military earlier this…

  • Boys & Girls Club Summer Camp Coming Up

    Boys & Girls Club Summer Camp will be getting underway soon. Executive Director Michelle Spencer tells us all about it . . . .   To sign up, visit the website walkercountykids.org or call 291-6054.

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday a commercial burglary was investigated in the 100 block of I-45. In the 1000 block of MLK, counterfeit money was found. In the 2400 block…

  • Teenager Killed in Accident Friday Night

    The Huntsville Item over the weekend reported that a 14-year-old girl was hit by a vehicle while crossing the street Friday night around 10:30 at Highway 75 South near David Street. Emergency responders attempted to…

  • Huntsville ISD to Host Round-Up for incoming Pre-K & Kindergarten Students

    It’s Huntsville ISD Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten Round Up time for Fall 2016 Enrollment. The district has planned a 2-day centralized event for Tuesday, May 17 and Wednesday, May 18 at the HISD Transportation Center located…

  • HISD Athletics Partners with HMH-Sports Medicine to Offer HHS & MPMS Athletes Free Sports Physicals

    Huntsville ISD announces that student athletes at Huntsville High School and Mance Park Middle School will be offered the opportunity to have a FREE Sports Physical for the upcoming school year. Each year, student athletes…

  • Ken Meyer on “Never Quit” March in Town Today

    Today, Ken Meyer, a former Air Force Security Police veteran PTSD survivor on a 628-mile “Never Quit” march to raise funds for the Lone Star Survivor Foundation, will be at McKenzies Barbecue from 11:30 to…