Terry Phillips (left), a retired firefighter who comes back to Huntsville to cook each year, speaks with guests during the Huntsville Fire Department’s annual Ham & Bean Feed Fundraiser at fire house No. 1. HFD Chief Kevin Shinn speaks with Charlene Bennett at the end of the table. Phill…
The latest cost estimates for Career and Technical Education buildings in the Huntsville School District are more than $500,000 higher than earlier this year. The higher costs are “part of a process,” according to construction officials who met with local board members last week.
The chairman of an ad-hoc committee of the Huntsville City Council said he would like to see a “flow chart” for a new temporary animal holding facility.
The Kingston American Legion has been approved for a “Celebration of Service” grant from Home Depot, with store employees expected in the community next week to repair the building.
The town of St. Paul, the Huntsville Water Department and a water project in south Madison County all officially received grant money last week during a ceremony in Little Rock.
Autumn is budget time, and the Madison County Library (MCL) board wrestled with that task again Monday in its regular quarterly meeting. The board offered two proposed budgets, one of which included cost of living adjustments in anticipation of the scheduled increase in the minimum wage in A…
Kenny Harp and Debbie Neal, both of Pettigrew, filed a lawsuit on Oct. 10 against Rainbow Cycle and Marine as well as American Honda Motor Company contending that an accident that they were involved in on Oct. 15, 2016, was the result of a defective throttle pedal on a 2016 Honda Pioneer 100…
In preparation for the 92nd National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Ind., on Oct. 29 through Nov. 2, members of the St. Paul FFA have been doing a variety of fundraising activities.
Too many people take better care of their cars than they do their own bodies. There’s a big difference between the two, though. Allowing your car to run with no oil will ruin the engine and cost you lots of money. Allowing breast cancer to grow will cost you your life.
A vote was taken earlier this year to sell the The Hayes-Smith American Legion Post 137 building, located just off Highway 23 south of Huntsville, to a church in Aurora.
Construction of Career and Technical Education buildings in Huntsville and St. Paul could get started by the end of this year, though they will not be in the original locations as planned.
After months spent talking about changing the subdivision ordinance, the Madison County Quorum Court on Monday let a proposed amendment die due to lack of a second.
Huntsville’s City Council voted Monday night to build kennels for temporary housing of stray animals at the city’s industrial park site. The exact location on the site and the starting construction date will be determined after the Ad Hoc Committee on Kennel Location meets again.
An ad-hoc committee studying where to put a temporary animal shelter met last week before submitting its findings to the Huntsville City Council, which was to address the issue at its meeting on Monday.
The Arkansas Department of Education Division of Elementary and Secondary Education released its numerical scores and corresponding annual A-to-F school letter grades last week, including report cards for the county’s schools.
Former Huntsville School District Assistant Superintendent Cheryl Gall was never informed why the Huntsville School Board voted to send her home with pay, effectively buying out her contract for the rest of school year. And Gall stated, through her attorney, that she wants to “abide by the t…
The Huntsville Municipal Airport Commission last Monday saw the final contract involving rate increases for monthly hangar rentals, according to Chairman Charles Coger.
Plans to repair a bridge on Highway 127 south of Huntsville – that washed out in April 2017 – are being developed by the Arkansas Department of Transportation.
A couple living on Skyline Drive presented a petition signed by neighbors to an ad-hoc group studying the issue of where to build a temporary animal shelter in the city.
Ronnie Littlehawk Jr., 23, of Huntsville, was arrested in the Sept. 24 shooting of his father and jailed on a second-degree attempted murder count, according to information from law enforcement officials and with the Madison and Washington counties sheriffs’ offices.
After a week of revelations concerning text messages exchanged between opposing teams’ football coaches in which a former Huntsville High School head football coach, Randy Barnhill, exchanged information about football plays and signals with Elkins’ Head Football Coach Bryan Hutson, the Hunt…
Goshen police were preparing to interview possible suspects involved with a recent high-speed chase, during which an officer was seriously injured when his patrol car left Highway 45 and crashed in a wooded and secluded area of the town.
Madison County Judge Frank Weaver has been awarded the Association of Arkansas Counties’ (AAC) 2019 Wes Fowler Advocacy Award for his “tireless work in boldly advocating for the counties of Arkansas,” a news release said.
Former Adjutant General Mark Berry has announced his candidacy for House District 82, which includes portions of Crawford, Franklin and Madison counties.
A St. Paul woman was sentenced to 120 months in federal prison after she pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine.
A 75-year-old Elkins man pleaded not guilty recently to a charge he tried to run over a Springdale police officer who was working security at a church.