City Stories

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Bringing honor to Huntsville’s forgotten in Glenwood Cemetery

There is no place where I get a greater sense of Huntsville’s past than walking through Glenwood Cemetery. As Huntsville’s...
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City – County collaboration pays dividends despite confusing geography

You know Venn diagrams. The tidy little graphics where circles intersect, where shared territory is noted and where they stand...
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What’s going on at the Moon?

Construction is set to start in September to begin creating the Sandra Moon Community Complex – fondly dubbed as “The...
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It’s a dog’s life for K9 cops in action

The sun beats down on the grassy fields at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center and intermittent barking fills the air....
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Answering the call to be the best: Inside HPD’s recruitment campaign

Distinct sirens advancing from the distance. Red and blue flashes illuminating the neighborhood. Huntsville’s finest bring a glimmer of hope...
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‘Real Talk’ in Huntsville City Schools

“It takes a village to raise a child, and it takes a community to raise a school” During her many...
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Intern Retrospective: Ashley McCarley “Never a boring day”

My experience interning with the City of Huntsville Mayor’s Office in the Communication office has been everything I wanted it...
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Intern Retrospective: Amy Zari “Not everything can be learned from school”

These short eight weeks has provided me with so much knowledge and experience about how the workforce functions. Working with...
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Intern Retrospective: Cole Cooper “Experience and execution matter”

Imagine a great steak for a second. It is sizzling hot, just off the grill. Now take a bite. Oddly...
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Intern Retrospective: Mikala King “There is great love in this city”

Of all the many lessons and interesting facts that I’ve learned throughout my time as an intern with the City...