Articles Tagged “Around Town”

  • Reg Leppley Plans Pesticide Recertification Program

    Our guests on “Around Town” over the weekend were Walker County Agri-Life Extension Agent Reg Leppley and Family and Community Health Agent Meredith Cryer. Several events are coming up for them. Reg Leppley reminded us…

  • County Judge Pierce Comments on Budget

    We talked with Walker County County Judge Danny Pierce about a number of important County issues on a recent “Around Town” program. We asked him, “How did the last budget work out? I’m guessing there’s…

  • Judge Pierce Talks about FEMA Flood Claims

    Our guest on “Around Town” over the weekend was Walker County County Judge Danny Pierce. We’ve had a lot of flooding in Walker County over the years, and we asked him how the work with…

  • District Clerk Robyn Flowers Explains Local Grand Juries

    You’ve often heard us mention grand juries in news stories. We recently asked Walker County District Clerk, Robyn Flowers, about grand juries. She informed us that they “go into the computer system, and it sends…

  • Advice on Christmas Tree Safety–Chief Grisham

    Our guest on “Around Town” over the weekend, Fire Chief Tom Grisham, passed along a lot of advice regarding fire safety over the holidays. Advice on Christmas trees was part of it . . .…

  • Vehicle Burglary Tips

    It’s that time of the year when a lot of major shopping gets done for the holidays. Our guest on “Around Town” over the weekend, HPD Lt. Jim Barnes, passed along some tips to help…

  • Library’s “Beauty & the Beast” Event Ahead

    You have some time to register for a great event for the kids coming up at the Huntsville Public Library. It’s called the “Beauty & the Beast” Ball. One of our guest’s on “Around Town”…

  • Brenda Poe on Library Cards

    Our guests on “Around Town” over the weekend from the Huntsville Public Library were Brenda Poe and Mary Kolkot. A library card can open up a whole new world of information to those who possess…

  • Interim Huntsville ISD Superintendent Fred Rush Explains Targeted Intervention Program

    Huntsville ISD has a targeted intervention program as a result of some campuses having unacceptable scores on state tests. On our “Around Town” program over the weekend we asked Interim Superintendent Fred Rush how the…

  • Huntsville ISD Tax Ratification Election

    The Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees have arranged for a Tax Ratification Election on November 7th to allow local voters to approve a change on how the school district collects taxes to maximize their funding…