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U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks gave his annual Washington Update to a packed house at a luncheon at the Von Braun Center Monday. As crowds of protestors marched and shouted outside Brooks spoke of today’s political climate, his reasons for avoiding public town hall meetings, and his concerns over government spending.
Longtime civil rights activist and firebrand Rev. Al Sharpton addressed a community service at Oakwood University’s Seventh Day Adventist Church Sunday evening. Sharpton used a mixture of humor, religious belief, and life experiences to keep the standing-room-only crowd enthralled during his hour-long message. Never one to shy away from controversy Sharpton also commented on […]
During a ceremony at Big Spring Park Monday Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle, District 5 City Councilman Will Culver, and District 1 City Councilman Devyn Keith were sworn into office. Each was introduced by City Administrator John Hamilton and each delivered brief remarks. The video shows the swearing-in for each and their remarks.
Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle delivered his annual State of the City address to a packed house Wednesday during a luncheon at the Von Braun Center North Hall. HNW presents Battle’s remarks in their entirety in HD.
Governor Robert Bentley joined local officials in welcoming a new airline to Huntsville Monday morning. At a news conference at the airport check-in area, Glo Airlines announced it will begin offering flights to New Orleans for $99 one-way in late September.
Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle announced his candidacy for a third term as Huntsville’s chief executive at an event Wednesday evening at the historic train depot. Battle’s comments are presented in their entirety.
Madison county law enforcement officials conducted their annual memorial service Wednesday evening at the courthouse. The event is held each year to honor the 22 police officers from various local agencies who have give their lives in the line of duty. This video shows family members pinning a flower to a cross as each […]
Mayor Tommy Battle and area officials met at the historic downtown railroad depot Monday morning to proclaim May as Preservation Month in the city.
(From release) Mayor Tommy Battle proclaimed May as Preservation Month during a ceremony today with preservation leaders at the historic Huntsville Depot. Following a proclamation reading, the Mayor and preservation leaders […]
Huntsville police held their inaugural memorial service for fallen officers Wednesday evening at the police department on Wheeler Avenue. Around 200 people attended the service. This video shows Lt. Scott Hudson reading the names of each Huntsville Police Officer who died in the line of duty. A 21-gun salute is fired and Taps is […]
Governor Robert Bentley delivered his annual Alabama Update to a packed house at the Von Braun Center’s North Hall during a lunch meeting Wednesday.
Bentley addressed several issues facing the state including education, unemployment and transportation. He did not, however, address the controversy swirling around him and impeachment proceedings making their through the state house.