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Huntsville native Steve Smith, a former professor of communication at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, has been awarded the Wallace A. Bacon Lifetime Teaching Excellence Award by the National Communication Association, which recognizes outstanding teaching and celebrates a long-te…

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Huntsville school officials are still hopeful that volleyball home games won’t have to be canceled due to the installation of air conditioning in the Charles H. Berry Gymnasium.

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Head Start of Northwest Arkansas has closed its Huntsville facility, although some children continue to be served in Madison County.

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Students and parents enter the halls at the Kingston campus Tuesday morning. The campus was the first in the county to return students to the classroom for the fall semester. Students in Huntsville and St. Paul were scheduled to return to school on Wednesday. For coverage from the first day …

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The Huntsville School Board voted on Monday to allow Superintendent Dennis Fisher to pursue talks toward the purchase of a lot adjacent to the St. Paul School.

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The Elkins Public Library recently received a $20,000 federal grant to help programs for children up to senior citizens, according to Director Audra Bell.

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For teachers, summer is generally a time to recharge, to take a couple months away from the classroom and plan for the next school year. But for the staff of the Huntsville School District’s technology department, summer is the busiest time of the year.

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The Huntsville School Board voted last Thursday in favor of the recommended 2019-20 handbooks, which had omitted a previous proposal to reduce the number of graduating valedictorians to a single student.

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Huntsville High School Principal Roxanne Enix announced to the district’s school board last Thursday that courses have been determined for the new Career and Technical Education facility in Huntsville, which is expected to be open for the 2020-21 school year.

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Seventy-six people cast their ballots on the first day of early voting for the school election, according to figures from the Madison County Clerk’s Office.

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Tom McCollough will succeed Tom Tice in the next school year as the district’s athletic director after the Huntsville School Board approved the shift at its meeting Monday night.

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The Huntsville School District is hoping to join a growing trend in Arkansas of giving students who aren’t college-bound more post-graduation opportunities through its plans to develop two Career and Technical Education (CTE) facilities, should the district’s request for a 3.9-mill increase …

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The Huntsville School Board voted in a special-called meeting Wednesday evening to offer the district's top job to Dennis Fisher of the Mulberry/Pleasant View School District.

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The Huntsville School Board confirmed last Thursday afternoon that Dennis Fisher, currently the athletic director for Mulberry and Pleasant View Public Schools and the Pleasant View junior high and intermediate school principal, will be recommended for the district’s superintendent job.

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Editor’s note: This article is the first in a series of articles analyzing the Huntsville School District’s request for a millage increase and the projects it will fund.

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This Friday, Huntsville’s Special Olympians will make the short trek to Ramay Junior High in Fayetteville for the annual Area 3 Track and Field Games.

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The Huntsville School Board voted Monday to move middle school principal Jennifer Roach to the head position at Watson Primary School, effective July 1. Huntsville Middle School Assistant Principal Matt Ferguson will move into Roach’s current spot.

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Huntsville Superintendent Tammi Davis and members of the Huntsville School Board fielded questions from residents regarding the district’s proposed millage increase at a meeting in St. Paul Monday afternoon.

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The Huntsville High School Quiz Bowl team is hoping to put itself in position to win its third consecutive state championship this weekend.

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Architecture Plus of Fort Smith has submitted renderings and plans of a proposed activity center and two Career and Technical Education (CTE) facilities to the Huntsville School District, should a millage increase for the projects be passed by voters next month.

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Three seniors at the Huntsville High School are hoping to give some of their classmates a night to remember later this month at the school’s annual prom.

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A group of Huntsville High students received a special honor at the National EAST Conference, held March 12-14 at the Hot Springs Convention Center.

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Huntsville Superintendent Tammi Davis and the Huntsville School Board presented information Monday regarding projects that would be funded through a 3.9 mill increase, should voters pass the district’s measure in May.

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Watson Primary School Principal Candra Brasel will leave the Huntsville School District at the end of the 2018-19 academic year after the Jasper School Board voted Monday to hire her as its assistant superintendent.

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Madison County Assessor Will Jones clarified information  Monday regarding a claim by the district and its board that the millage increase would not affect residents 65 years of age and older.

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Huntsville School Board member Lenora Riedel will continue her service on the school board after the upcoming May school election drew no challengers for her seat.