Articles Tagged “Christmas”

  • SHSU Student Athletes Recognized For Service

    Sam Houston State University student-athletes have been recognized by the Southland Conference for their community service in Huntsville. SHSU won the league’s annual Pop-Tab Collection drive, which raises funds for the Ronald McDonald House at…

  • Christmas Tree Disposal

    The City of Huntsville’s Streets Department will pick up Christmas trees–not artificial ones–at the street’s edge from Monday, January 5, through Friday, January 9, only. All trees must be on the curb by Monday, January…

  • HPD Lt. Jim Barnes On Holiday Safety

    In helping to make this a safer Christmas for all local residents, HPD Lt. Jim Barnes passes along some tips . . . .  

  • DPS Increases DWI Enforcement During Holidays

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 15-day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays. From December 19th through January 2nd, DPS troopers will focus DWI…

  • Holiday Garbage Pickup

    The City of Huntsville Solid Waste Services division will be closed on December 25 and 26 in observance of the Christmas holiday, and service to both residential and commercial customers will be affected. According to…

  • Head Start Looking For Local Citizens To Adopt Families

    Huntsville’s Head Start is seeking individuals, businesses and organizations to adopt families in need this Christmas season. Social Services Coordinator Maria Dooley says, “We serve 111 families, and out of those families we have 31…

  • Christmas Tree & Garbarge Pickup Update

    Looking forward to getting rid of that old Christmas tree? Solid Waste Superintendent Esther Herklotz updates us on that and garbage pickup . . . . TREEPKUP12-30-13

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, a residential burglary was reported on Christmas Eve during the day shift in the 3300 block of Old Houston Road. A 46-year-old woman was arrested for burglary of a habitation and…

  • Christmas Holiday Closures

    All city offices will be closed today and Wednesday, December 25th, in observance of the Christmas holiday. They will re-open on Thursday, December 26th. Walker County offices will be closed this Wednesday through the weekend.

  • Local Energy Company Helps SAAFE House Families for Christmas

    Friday, SM Energy who recently moved one of their offices here, helped out client families of SAAFE House in Huntsville in a big way. Marketing and Development Director Dee Everett, the SAAFE House staff, and…