Month: April 2017

35 things to know about #Panoply2017

It’s some little-known Huntsville lore, how its biggest-known arts event got its unique moniker. The original co-chairs, Carla King and...

Life as a duck in Huntsville’s Big Spring Park

Not a bad life, you have to figure. Nice big pool to splash around in, surrounded by lots of friends...

My views on leadership – Joy Mckee

Name: Joy McKee Title: Director of Landscape Management, Green Team and Cemeteries Family:  Husband Tim, children Dean, Jared and Kristen,...

Falling in love…with the Lombardo building

Though I’ve driven past hundreds of times, suddenly my attention was stolen by the bone-colored block letters on the brick...

Get on the bus for Earth Day

Xantheia Watkins had a project due, an interest and experience in urban planning and a calendar. Earth Day was approaching,...

Becoming an officer: It’s starting to feel real

The Huntsville Police Department’s new Academy class is underway, with the 18-week process ending in July. We’ll regularly follow four...

Rocko and me: My Huntsville animal services adoption story

Recently, Ryan McDonald adopted a dog, Rocko, from Huntsville Animal Services. Later, he returned with a group of military personnel...

Hidden Hays: Discover the beauty, tranquility of the City’s largest public park

A cyclist climbing the inclined path to the bridge across Flint River. The duck carving aimless arcs across the pond....

Hot Line: The dedicated work of Fire & Rescue dispatchers

This is the third and final story in a series covering the function and service details of the Huntsville-Madison County...

Rocket City to Global Propulsion Capital

If there was any doubt Huntsville is the rocket capital of the U.S., those doubts shattered when Aerojet Rocketdyne recently...