Articles Tagged “Around Town”

  • Councilmember Don Johnson Update on City Studies

    Several outside studies have been done about various issues the City needs to work on. We talked recently with At-Large Position #3 Councilmember Don Johnson about what those studies focused on . . . .…

  • Commissioner White Comments on Budget

    Walker County Commissioner for Precinct #2, Ronnie White, was our guest on”Around Town” over the weekend. We asked him about budget spending in the future, if he saw any severe issues ahead . . .…

  • City Manager Matt Benoit on Tenaska Plant Water Supply Deal

    Recently on our “Around Town” program, City Manager Matt Benoit filled us in on the Huntsville City Council this month reaching agreements with the Tenaska Roan’s Prairie power plant. The City will supply them with…

  • Matt Benoit on Future Tax Rate

    What will the future tax rate for the City of Huntsville be? That’s still very much up in the air. We talked with Huntsville City Manager Matt Benoit on Around Town over the weekend .…

  • Walker County is a Shelter Hub

    We’ve been reminding you that the hurricane season begins on June 1st and ends on November 30th. Over the weekend on “Around Town,” we talked with Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis. He passed…

  • SHSU Author Talks about Mexican Mafias

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was SHSU assistant professor of security studies Dr. Nathan Jones, whose book, “Mexico’s Illicit Drug Networks and the State Reaction,” was just published. One of the things he…

  • SHSU Author Talks About His Safety in Mexico

    As everyone knows from the headlines coming out of Mexico from time to time, drug cartels and their operations there can sometimes pose a threat to personal safety. SHSU assistant professor of security studies, Nathan…

  • HMH Recommendation to Buyer

    Huntsville Memorial Hospital is in the process of seeking a prospective buyer. Our guests on “Around Town” this weekend were HMH CEO Shannon Brown and Hospital Board Chairman Robert Hardy. We asked Chairman Hardy about…

  • Wayfinding Signs for the City Ahead

    The City’s Neighborhood Resource Director, Dr. Sherry McKibben, tells us, they “have been working with a group of citizens and staff to complete a wayfinding project” . . . .   Dr. McKibben will be…

  • Subdivision Update

    We’ve been updating you on recent development in Huntsville from our recent “Around Town” interview with Huntsville’s community and development director Aron Kulhavy this past week. Mr. Kulhavy filled us in on two subdivision developments…