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Recent Articles
  • Monte Sano Art Festival set to return this weekend

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The Monte Sano Art Festival, hosted by Arts Huntsville, returns for its 16th year! The Huntsville tradition will feature more than 140 of the region’s finest artists. The public will also get to enjoy local musicians and food trucks. Monte Sano State Park charges $10 per car for parking or $5 per person for walk-ins. This money goes directly to supporting our beautiful state parks. Officials are only taking cash payments for parking. However, most artists will accept […]

  • NEACA Fall Craft Show to take place this weekend at the VBC

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Since 1973 the Northeast Alabama Crafter’s Association, (NEACA), has promoted the study, appreciation, enjoyment and preservation of original handicrafts. The non-profit is continuing to encourage crafting this weekend during their Fall Craft Show at the VBC South Hall. The 2017 Fall Show is September 15-17. All shows are free and open to the public. All of the proceeds collected during the shows are used to provide donations to Huntsville charities and two or four year scholarships for local […]

  • Catholic Center of Concern offers a variety of services to families in the Tennessee Valley

    The Huntsville Catholic Center of Concern offers a range of services to help individuals and families during times of need.  For more information on any of the services or to volunteer email kermit@cfshsv.com.  The group offers: -Direct emergency assistance to families confronting the loss of housing or utility services due to financial crisis -Provides assistance in securing prescription medication for those battling life-threatening illness and other resources are not available. -Maintains a small clothing room where articles are given without […]

  • Volunteers needed to help with the CASA weatherization program

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The Taking Energy Measures Personally = $avings (TEMP$) program is an annual one day event in which teams of CASA volunteers weatherize the homes of clients by putting plastic on windows, insulating pipes, caulking breaches, installing smoke detectors, replacing storm doors and performing other small repairs. CASA’s TEMP$ program is a free weatherization service to the elderly and home-bound of Madison County. The goal is to make the home more comfortable and secure during the winter months. […]

  • Fit for the Cure: A free bra fitting event to help fight breast cancer

    Are you wearing the right size bra?  BELK invites you to come out and get “fit” for an amazing cause. BELK’s “Fit for a Cure” event which supports breast cancer research and prevention returns to the Tennessee Valley next week. Belk has locations in the Parkway Place Mall, Bridge Street and the Decatur Mall.  For every fitting and purchase of a Wacoal bra a donation will be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Thursday, September 14th (10 AM – […]

  • Not One More Alabama to host “End Heroin HSV Walk” this Saturday

    If you’re looking to get outdoors to enjoy the cooler weather and to support a great cause look no further. Not One More Alabama will be hosting the End Heroin HSV Walk! The event is a continuation of the End Heroin Bham Walk to fight and raise awareness about substance abuse. The Huntsville walk will be on September 9th at 9 a.m. at Big Spring Park. The walk is free and no RSVP is required. There will be speakers, food, fellowship […]

  • Mark your calendar! Theatre Huntsville Presents ‘Farce of Nature’

    If you feel overdue for a laugh, Theatre Huntsville has just the thing for you. Farce of Nature is set to come to the VBC Playhouse. The play highlights a day in the life of the Wilburn family of Mayhew, Arkansas. Meet D. Gene Wilburn, the owner and proprietor of the Reel ‘Em Inn, the finest little fishing lodge in the Ozarks. Well, it used to be, but lately business is down, tourists are few, and the lone guest who’s just […]

  • Have dinner with former Alabama RB Siran Stacy to benefit Her Voice in the Rocket City

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Next week, you can have dinner with an Alabama football legend and help women in Huntsville. Her Voice, a ministry to support women in recovery announced that former Alabama running back Siran Stacy will be the keynote speaker during the first dinner gala hosted at Twickenham Church of Christ. Organizers say funds raised through the event will allow Her Voice to help women find their way, identify with their true identity in Christ and find her voice […]

  • Walk to Defeat ALS to take place October 14th.

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. –If you’re looking for a great cause to support while also getting some time outdoors you’ll want to mark the Walk to Defeat ALS on your calendar. The Walk to Defeat ALS is an opportunity to bring hope to people living with ALS by raising money for research. The walk is the ALS Association’s biggest annual event. The event is set for Saturday, October 14 at the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. Same day registration starts at 10 a.m. […]

  • 11th annual Stars Dancing for HEALS event scheduled for November 2nd

    The 11th Annual Stars Dancing for HEALS will take place on November 2nd at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville. The night will include dance routines performed by each Star and their instructor along with professional exhibition dances from instructors at Southern Elegance Dance Studio and Madison Ballroom. The VBC audience will have the opportunity to select one Star as the ‘Crowd Favorite’ winner with their votes on the night of the event. These are our brave Stars and their instructors: Anglier Baker […]

  • Huntsville MOAA chapter to host golf tournament

    Huntsville, Ala. — Huntsville is a proud military town. In efforts to support the Military Officer’s Association of America, the Huntsville chapter will be hosting their 2017 Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament. The tournament will be held in conjunction with the Redstone Arsenal Retiree Appreciation Day. The event is set to take place Thursday, September 21. It will be located at The Links at Redstone Arsenal. Registration for the 4-person scramble will begin at 6:30 a.m. with an 8:00 a.m. shotgun start. The Huntsville Chapter […]

  • Mark your calendars! The Fall Home & Garden Show returns this weekend

    The Huntsville-Madison County Builders Association invites the public to their eighth annual Fall Home & Garden Show. The event is a one stop shop for building, remodeling, home and garden products in the north Alabama area. The show also gives those in attendance the opportunity to see, learn about and buy the latest products and services from over 100 reputable companies. The Fall Home & Garden show is set to take place August 26 and 27 in the South Hall of the […]