After a year of waiting on the city’s citizens advisory council’s review of the department stemming from last year’s protests, people in the community and some local leaders are growing impatient for action.
The East Limestone Indians say it's an honor to be asked to march in the Vietnam Veterans Day parade in Hawaii next year. But before some 160 band members can board a plan, they need funds to cover the cost of the trip.
Memorial Day is a time to remember our heroes who gave the ultimate sacrifice. On Monday there were several ceremonies to remember those heroes, but for Madison resident Julie Kink her brother’s death in Vietnam is something she keeps in mind every day.
“Come the fall and winter, there are more activities where people are indoors, they’re closer together, more opportunities for respiratory droplets to spread. If we don’t have enough people vaccinated we could certainly see a resurgence of COVID in that time.”
A potential skybridge could eventually be up in Huntsville.Thursday night, city leaders approved an agreement for grant-writing services to help fund a proposed skybridge for pedestrians and bicyclists.
School leaders from across the nation agree this year has been anything but normal. As the school year comes to an end on Friday, teachers and administrators at Madison County Schools say the sentiment is the same in north Alabama.
"We have to work with the community to find out what are the needs in their neighborhoods, what are they wanting from their police department, because we work for the community, we work for the citizens.”