Huntsville Artist Wins Alabama Waterfowl Stamp Art Competition

Press Release – Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources February 26, 2018 Contact: Seth Maddox, 256-437-2788 Kirk Wickizer of Huntsville, Ala., is the winner of this year’s Alabama Waterfowl Stamp Art Contest with his painting of a male Red-breasted Merganser. The winning artwork will be used as the design of the 2019-20 Alabama Waterfowl Stamp, which is

Old stove factory to be reborn as Huntsville’s next big entertainment and dining development

By Lee Roop Another large and historic building on Huntsville’s west side is being renovated into a hub for dining, entertainment and work, developers said today. This time, it’s the Martin Stove building at 3414 Governors Drive, and the project is called Stovehouse. The complex will include the city’s first permanent “urban food garden,” wine

Huntsville getting first-in-Alabama steakhouse at Merchants Square

By Paul Gattis A steakhouse with locations in Tennessee and Mississippi will soon add Alabama to its roster. Char Restaurant, a Southern-style steakhouse, will be a tenant at the Merchant’s Square Development on Bob Wallace Avenue across from the Whole Foods-anchored The Shops at Market Square. The announcement on the new restaurant – described as a

Huntsville July home sales grow 8 percent over last year

By Bryan Davis August 22, 2017 Click here to view or print the entire monthly report compliments of the ACRE Corporate Cabinet. Sales: According to the North Alabama Multiple Listing Service, Huntsville/Madison County residential sales totaled 630 units during July, a growth in sales of 7.9 percent or 46 units from the same period last year. Year-to-date sales increased 11.3 percent from the

Do you feel wealthy Alabama?

Some Highlights: Thinking of moving across the country? How far will your money take you? The majority of states in the Midwest and South offer a lower cost of living compared to Northeast and Western states. The ‘Biggest Bang for your Buck’ comes in Mississippi where, compared to the national average, you can actually purchase $116.01 worth

Von Braun Center proposes $42 million expansion in downtown Huntsville

The Von Braun Center is proposing a $42 million expansion to its downtown Huntsville facility that could be ready in four years. According to, details of the plan include: Ballroom/Multipurpose Space: Approximately 35,000 square feet Meeting Rooms: About 14,000 square feet of breakout spaces Kitchen: Replacement of the VBC’s existing kitchen to increase its