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  • Nominate Worthy Businesses for BBB’s Torch Awards

    The BBB’s 2014 Torch Awards for Marketplace Ethics are underway and the Better Business Bureau needs your help to nominate worthy businesses and non-profits for this esteemed award. The Better Business Bureau of North Alabama established this annual awards program more than 16 years ago to gain public recognition for local companies that maintain a solid commitment to conduct their business practices in an ethical fashion. The Torch Award is designed to promote the importance of ethical business practices, as well as the willingness and efforts made by […]

  • Buddy Walk Helps BUDS Raise Funds for Down Syndrome

    The  Huntsville group BUDS, will be hosting the 11th annual Buddy Walk on Saturday, October 5th at the Roundhouse in Huntsville from Noon to 4 pm.   The goal of the Buddy Walk is to promote acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome. The funds raised at the walk will allow BUDS to continue their efforts to support and educate families about Down syndrome, and also reach out to the North Alabama community. The walk will include a raffle of items such […]


    Featured Job: Hospitality Assistant

    The Hospitality Assistant is responsible for delivering and retrieving patient meal trays, providing individualized assistance to each patient, Hospitality Rounds and nourishment services. Education: High school diploma or GED required. Experience:  Health care food service experience preferred. Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation may be required. Rotating Shifts may be required. Click here for more information or to apply for this job.  


    Featured Job: Housekeeper

    Maintain member apartments and common areas in a sanitary and infection-free condition through washing, cleaning and replacement of equipment and furnishings. Responsible for indoor household cleaning and organizing tasks as assigned on the shift checklist. Typical responsibilities include vacuuming, dusting, laundry, mopping and sweeping floors, changing and laundering bed linens. Responsible for disposal of trash, waste, and other disposable materials. Responsible for washing dishes, cleaning utensils and silverware in apartment and common kitchens. Wet mop hard floors in all residents’ […]


    Featured Job: Safety Patrol Aide- Part-Time

    Directs citizens and traffic at street intersections to ensure safe crossing. Places caution signs at designated points before going on duty and removes signs at end of shift. Works with schools on safety patrol equipment and instructions. May assist Special Operations Division as requested with special events. Performs related work as required. Must have: Knowledge of children’s attitudes and behavior in the context of safety education. Knowledge of the City’s traffic and pedestrian laws, especially pertaining to school crossings and […]


    Featured Job: Athletic Trainer

    The Athletic Trainer provides athletic training services, to include practices, games, clinics and marketing events.   Education: Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) by the NATABOC and must have licensure by the state of Alabama within 90 days from hire date and BCLS certification required upon completion of provisional period of employment.   Experience:  Prior experience preferred.   Additional Skills/Abilities:  Must have excellent communication skills with the ability and willingness to work with all patients in a fast-paced environment.   Weekend and/or […]


    Featured Job: Department Secretary

    Provides secretarial support to department, to include answering phones, and responds to customer calls.  Maintains appropriate levels of department supplies.  Must be proficient in the use of the personal computer including word and any MS programs utilized by the department.  Must be proficient with any computer based programs used within the department.   Education: High School diploma or GED required.  Associate degree from an accredited college or university preferred.   Experience Minimum of two years experience as secretary or receptionist […]

  • Free Series “New Answers to Age Old Questions” Aims to Assist Elderly and Their Families

    Brookdale Place, Jones Farm and the Bailey Cove Branch Library offers “New Answers to Age Old Questions,” a free series presented by Jana Seikel, on Saturdays, Aug. 9, 16, and 23, at 10 a.m. Topics include: Saturday, Aug 9: “Navigating the Senior Network” Saturday, Aug 16: “Helping Aging Parents: When it’s time to Intervene” Saturday, Aug 23: “Starting the Conversation” Refreshments will be available. For more information call (256) 881-0257.

  • Main Library hosts 4-3-2-1 Leadership

    Meet Major General (Ret.) Vincent Boles and hear his message on 4-3-2-1 Leadership at the Huntsville/Madison Count Main Library on Thursday, August 14th. at 6:30 pm. The library is located at 915 Monroe Street. For more information call (256) 532-2362

  • Cattlemen’s Rodeo set for August 8th and 9th

    Enjoy the Madison County Cattlemen’s Association Rodeo August 8th and 9th at the Agribition Center, located at 4925 Moore’s Mill Road. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for kids. Gates open at 6 p.m. with the rodeo starting at 8 p.m. There will be bareback riding, calf roping, team roping, break away and bull riding. First 100 kids get free bandana both nights.

  • Laurence Tisdall to speak on Creationism

    Laurence Tisdall is the founder and president of the bilingual creationist organization, The Creation Science Association of Quebec. Mr. Tisdall is in North Alabama to do a series of talks on Creationism. August 6th at Point Mallard Parkway Baptist in Decatur “The science Darwin did not know.” August 8th at Cave Spring Baptist (youth group event) “Is Evolution making a monkey of you?” August 9th at Cave Spring Baptist 10am “Prove that God exists” August 9th at Cave Spring Baptist […]

  • “The Diary of Anne Frank” opens at First Baptist Church of Decatur

    First Baptist Church in Decatur presents “The Diary of Anne Frank,” August 7th through 9th.  Tickets are $12. Click here for more information  


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