Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Huntsville Youth Football League

    Registration for the Huntsville Youth Football League kicks off tomorrow. Local league president, Tedrick Winfrey, updates us . . . .

  • HISD Announces New Leader for Alternative Education Academy

      HISD Press Release: Huntsville ISD is excited to announce a new leadership transition for the 2016- 2017 school year. In an effort to meet the expectations and goals of the recent Strategic Design Process,…

  • Office of Emergency Management Announcement

    Walker County Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator Sherri Pegoda informs us that they are working with the American Red Cross to do damage assessments for those affected by the recent floods. If you were affected by…

  • Ramadan Permits Suspended in Israel Because of Shooting

    Thursday, Israel suspended the majority of special permits for Palestinians to visit Israel during Ramadan and increased police presence following shootings in Tel Aviv Wednesday night by two Palestinians that killed four Israelis. Wednesday night,…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Sunday two residential burglaries were investigated in the 2600 block of El Toro. On Sunday’s night shift, two vehicle burglaries were investigated–one in the 100 block of…

  • Credit Card Fee Issue Discussed at Council Session

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, City Councilmember Keith Olson cleared up a misconception about the City’s credit card fee. He said, “This is a pass-through for only citizens that use…

  • Ronnie White on Jail Disposition Issue

    Wednesday, we got a chance to talk with Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White in regard to the disposition of the old County jail. The jail, which has been abandoned for a couple of years, has…

  • Senator Cornyn Comments on National Defense Authorization Act & U-S Foreign Policy Failure

    During a press conference this week, our U.S. Senator John Cornyn discussed the importance of passing the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act. The senator views our present foreign policy as an “abject failure.” . .…

  • Hillary Clinton Clinches Nomination

    Last night, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton captured her party’s nomination in primary voting and became the first woman in American presidential election history to be the presidential contender of a major party. Candidate Bernie…

  • Falk Trial to be Moved

    The Huntsville Item reported that Tuesday in 278th Judicial District Court Senior Judge Bill McAdams granted a change of venue motion that was filed by the attorney’s of John Ray Falk, Jr.  Falk is accused…