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Huntsville Library Hosting Summer Reading Program

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Have fun this summer while preventing the “summer slide” by signing up for the Huntsville Public Library’s Texas Summer Reading Program for all ages.  Start your summer with a bang at our Summer Reading Kickoff Party from 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 3rd. Sign up at the library for the Summer ...

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HISD Issues Press Release Regarding “Inappropriate” Digital Content

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The following is a press release issued by Huntsville ISD on April 10, 2017 Important Message from Dr. Howell Wright, HISD Superintendent of Education Regarding Police Investigation of Inappropriate Digital Content The Huntsville Police Department is actively investigating a criminal offense involving the possession and distribution of inappropriate images of ...

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Huntsville Public Library Celebrates National Library Week

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Transform your ideas about the library: celebrate National Library Week April 9-15 by Huntsville Public Library staff This week, the Huntsville Public Library joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries are transforming their communities every day through the services and invaluable expertise they ...

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Huntsville Audubon Sponsoring a “Live Owls” Program for Students of All Ages

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by Sharyn Pezant Did you know Owls can twist their necks to turn their heads about 270 degrees—about ¾ of a full circle—without moving their shoulders? Owls don’t have eyeballs; the eyes are long and shaped more like a tube. Owl eyes can’t turn in their sockets because of this ...

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Texas Tuition Promise Fund Enrollment Ends Feb. 28

Texas Tuition Promise

Are you looking for an affordable way to save for a child’s higher education? TheTexas Tuition Promise Fund® — the state’s prepaid college tuition plan — could be the answer for your child or someone you know. There’s no better time to discover the program because this enrollment period is open ...

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Send a Letter to Santa!

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Huntsville Public Library will be accepting Letters to Santa again this year! Santa left a special mailbox just for our patrons and it is linked directly to the North Pole! Santa promised to send a reply by email! Starting Nov. 28, children of all ages can visit Huntsville Public Library and ...

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Huntsville Downtown Christmas Fair Rescheduled

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The City of Huntville has announced that it will reschedule Huntsville’s Downtown Christmas Fair. Due to inclement weather, the Downtown Christmas Fair has been rescheduled to December 10th, from 11:30 am to 5:00 pm. There will be snow, train rides, various vendors, pictures with Santa, and more! Nothing has changed but ...

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DPS Offers Halloween Safety Tips for Texans

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The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding parents, drivers and children that Halloween can be fun without sacrificing safety. Adults and kids can avoid a variety of potential dangers by adhering to basic safety practices and using extra caution in areas where trick-or-treaters will be celebrating. “As we ...

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Texas AG Calls Attention to Domestic Violence on #PurpleThursday

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Texas Attorney General Paxton and OAG employees across the state will raise awareness of domestic violence by participating in #PurpleThursday on October 20th, as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). On that day, all employees are encouraged to wear purple to work, raising awareness of the issue, showing support ...

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DPS Bolsters School Bus Safety Efforts

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In conjunction with National School Bus Safety Week (Oct. 17-21), the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging drivers to comply with laws prohibiting the passing of school buses. During this period, DPS Highway Patrol troopers will be watching for drivers who violate the law and taking the appropriate ...

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