Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Audubon Bird Count Saturday

    You’re invited to a local annual bird count tomorrow morning. In charge of publicity for the Huntsville Audubon Society, Sharyn Pezant, fills us in . . . .   Very young people should be accompanied…

  • Live Christmas Tree Pick Up

    The City of Huntsville’s Streets Division will pick up live Christmas trees (not artificial) at the street’s edge from Tuesday, January 3, 2017 through Friday, January 6, 2017. Trees must be on the curb no…

  • Actress and Entertainer Debbie Reynolds Dies

    Eighty-four-year-old well-known actress and singer Debbie Reynolds has died. Her daughter, Carrie Fisher, had passed away Tuesday. Ms. Reynolds died after suffering from heart failure. She had been transported by ambulance to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center…

  • Secretary Kerry Speaks on the U-S’s Recent Abstention from Voting on a U-N Israeli Issue

    Wednesday, U-S Secretary of State John Kerry spoke in Washington in reference to the United States’ decision to abstain from voting last week for a U-N resolution condemning Israel for allowing Israeli settlements in the…

  • Prime Minister Netanyahu Responds to Kerry Speech

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responded to Secretary John Kerry’s speech on the U-S’s abstaining from a vote in the U-N on Israel, on Wednesday. . . .   Prime Minister Netanyahu said,, “We have…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday unknown suspects burglarized a building in the 400 block of FM 2821 West. A large amount of copper wire was reported stolen. If you have information…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on “Border Adjustability”

    When Congressman Brady visited Huntsville recently he talked about a number of things congress was working on—one of them is called “border adjustability . . . .”   Mr. Brady said, “By doing that, for…

  • Swearing-in Ceremony Ahead

    The Republican Party of Walker County invites you to a reception honoring newly elected officials immediately following the Swearing In Ceremony on Sunday, January 1, 2017 in the Grand Jury Room.  Punch and cookies will…

  • SHSU Closure and Openings

    SHSU will be closed through Friday, Dec. 30, for the  holidays. All business will resume Monday, Jan. 2, at 8 a.m. SHSU residence halls will open for the spring semester at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14.…

  • Trump Tower Evacuated Tuesday

    A little after 5 PM Tuesday, the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan was evacuated following the discovery of a suspicious package. President-elect Trump was not in the building at the time but was at…