City Stories

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Giving shelter pets the best possible care and a second chance

Kelly Jo Gunn was working as a hairdresser when one of her clients convinced her to volunteer at Huntsville Animal...
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John Stallworth Foundation changes student lives

He was late to football and deemed too small to play for the city’s powerhouse high school program. He went...
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Improving use and experience for public transit

When viewed in national rankings, Huntsville’s approximate population of 200,000 places the city in a “mid-tier” category. Yet, when viewed...
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Huntsville Police honors officers for extraordinary service

Huntsville Police Officer Caleb Freeman well knew the address when he heard the call. Two of his fellow officers, relatively...
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Keeping your dream home project from becoming a nightmare

Thinking about that dream renovation for your home, but don’t know where to start? May is Building Safety Month, and...
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Designing a fast track for success with a STEM education

Huntsville is proud to be a leader in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) – and we...
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Partnership for Drug-Free Community fighting opioid war with proactive attack

Sadly, much of the war against drug addiction is waged well after the damage has been done. Families and resource-thin...
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Come fly with me! Southeast airport executives descend on Huntsville

As our area continues to grow, more and more eyes are on the Rocket City. This week, Huntsville has the...
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Alabama’s spelling bee champion and Huntsvillian Erin Howard says libraries changed her life

Erin Howard, a seventh-grader at Mountain Gap School, will travel to Washington, D.C., in May to compete for the third...
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Demolition of City Hall annex first step in downtown facelift

Slices of ceiling tile, pried loose for inspection, litter the hallways. Random pieces of obsolete furniture and office equipment stubbornly...