City Stories

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Inside Hazmat – responding to the worst

A sketchy character is spied setting a fire in a garbage can outside an industrial building. A witness calls 9-1-1...
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Balancing it all in City Hall

There is a constant challenge in the workplace to juggle the responsibilities between work and home. In the first part...
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The economic impact of embracing adaptive reuse in buildings

Pizzelle’s (pictured above) and Mr. Jim Hudson, the mastermind behind Lowe Mill, were honored last week with the Mayor’s #ThisPlaceMattersHsv...
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PHOTO GALLERY: Huntsville Police Memorial Service

This week marks National Police Week, an observance signed into law by President Kennedy in 1962. Each day this week,...
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Becoming an Officer: Getting in gear

This week marks National Police Week, an observance signed into law by President Kennedy in 1962. Each day this week,...
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All about respect: Serving on the HPD Honor Guard

Joe Abernathy, current HPD officer serving on the Honor Guard, wears the same badge as his late father, Bobby. Joe...
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Get to know HPD ‘Ranger of the Year’ Juan Zapata

This week marks National Police Week, an observance signed into law by President Kennedy in 1962. Each day this week,...
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The Freemans: A family dedicated to public service

This week marks National Police Week, an observance signed into law by President Kennedy in 1962. Each day this week,...
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Meet the Women Leaders of Huntsville’s City Hall

(Left to Right) Kelly Schrimsher, Dr. Jennie Robinson, Dr. Karen Sheppard, Joy Mckee, Peggy Sargent, Michelle Jordan.  (Center) Kathy Martin...
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How “To Build a Fire” inspired Parks & Recreation’s Ray Greene

In conjunction with Mayor Battle’s Book Club event, we asked City of Huntsville employees to tell us their favorite books...