Articles Tagged “Around Town”

  • HISD Digital Transition Getting Underway

    We talked with HISD Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright about the transition from paper to sofware or digital educational materials, and he filled us in on what’s going on at HISD in this regard . .…

  • Marriage Licenses Automated at County Clerk’s Office

    Our guest on “Around Town” over the weekend was County Clerk Kari French. Kari tells us that they now have an automated process for marriage licenses . . . .

  • County Clerk Kari French Talks about Projects Underway

    We had a chance to talk with Walker County’s County Clerk, Kari French, this week. A multitude of things for local citizens are handled by the County Clerk’s office. Kari filled us in on some…

  • Courthouse Security Update from Judge Danny Pierce

    Security upgrades to the Walker County Courthouse are moving forward. We talked with County Judge Danny Pierce recently . . . .   Judge Pierce will be our guest on “Around Town” this weekend.

  • Facilitator David Yebra Comments on SHSU’s Leadership Course

    This past weekend’s “Around Town” program had to do with SHSU’s High Potential Employee Leadership Academy in which various working leaders in the community are exposed to scenarios in which leadership is learned. Participants acted…

  • High Potential Employee Leadership Academy Meets For Exercise at City Hall

    This week, participants in SHSU’s High Potential Employee Leadership Academy went through a couple of scenarios as members of the Huntsville City Council in the actual council chambers. The Academy’s facilitator, David Yebra, has led…

  • Good Shepherd Mission Plans Kitchen Expansion

    The Good Shepherd Mission, which serves many in their dining room with meals for those in need, is in the process of trying to expand their kitchen. We talked with the Mission’s director, Reverend Dave…

  • Preventing Vehicle Burglaries

    Whether your doing your Christmas shopping or parking your car somewhere to do something else, it’s a good idea to take precautions to prevent vehicle burglaries. HPD Lt. Jim Barnes was a recent guest on…

  • Veterans Day At SHSU

    Veterans Day will be here soon. Our guest this weekend on Around Town was SHSU’s Military Science Department Chair, Lt. Col. Robert McCormick. Lt. Col. McCormick has informed us his department will be celebrating the…

  • Huntsville Library Card & Computer Use Info

    We learned a lot about the Huntsville Public Library from our guests on “Around Town” over the weekend–Teen Programming Coordinator Ashley Newsome and Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail. If you need a library card, Rachel McPhail…