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City doing some strategic planning
Huntsville may be in for a makeover in the next few years.
City Council members approved a strategic plan Tuesday that prioritizes improvements to the city and initiates economic development plans as part of actual and future growth of the city.
WALKER COUNTY TRADE EXPO: Businesses on display
Businesses from all over Walker County showcased their products, services and friendliness at the 27th annual Trade Expo hosted by the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce on Thursday night.
More than 100 businesses and organizations came to the Walker County Fairgrounds to take advantage of the opportunity to let the community know what they are all about.
How Sweet it is: Huntsville woman turns life around, prepares for release of new rap record
The Bible teaches that God is love. Some translations of Holy Scripture read in I Corinthians 13:4-6, “Love suffers long and is kind; love vaunted not it itself, is not puffed up. Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeks not her own, is not easily provoked, thinks no evil. Rejoice not in iniquity, but rejoice in the truth.”
Given the current state of rap music and its hip-hop culture, God, love, and scripture appear totally incompatible.
Parolee indicted for string of aggravated robberies in Huntsville
A Huntsville man on parole for aggravated robbery is facing three similar charges stemming from a two-week crime spree six months ago.
Researchers work to produce forensics tool
Sibyl Bucheli and Aaron Lynne envision a time when crime-scene investigators look to bacteria to bring them a step closer to solving their cases.
Local schools participate in mock tornado drill
People are not always in the ideal place to seek safe shelter when the weather turns from bad to worse.
Library encourages reading with monthly Kids’ Book Club
Despite all the bad weather days Walker County has experienced lately, there is a place where the sun always shines, even on cloudy days.
ELECTION 2014: Hal, the victor
Attorney Hal Ridley walked around the Walker County Annex on Tuesday night fielding questions about his race against Thomas Leeper for 278th Judicial District Court judge.
Despite trailing in Walker County when early results began trickling in, Ridley was well ahead of Leeper in Madison and Leon counties. A long day of waiting finally came to an end when Walker County’s unofficial results were posted about 9:30 p.m.
ELECTION 2014: Race for Precinct 4 commissioner going to runoff
It’s not over for two candidates in the race for Walker County commissioner in Precinct 4.
Incumbent Tim Paulsel will face challenger Jimmy D. Henry in a May runoff for the Republican nomination to the county seat, according to unofficial election results.
ELECTION 2014: Holt holds on to JP seat in Precinct 3; Cole wins in Precinct 4
The primary elections for Walker County justice of the peace in precincts 3 and 4 were decided Tuesday night, as incumbent Mark Holt came out on top in Precinct 3 and Stephen Cole narrowly won the Republican race in Precinct 4.
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