Monthly Archives: January 2014

WHCAA Death Announcement-Mr. Milton “Chippy” Smith

Mr. Milton “Chippy”  Smith (October 18, 1948 – January 21, 2014) WHCHS Alumnus    

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Huntsville-Madison County Athletic Hall of Fame announces its 10 new inductees

The Huntsville-Madison County Athletic Hall of Fame will induct 10 new members and honor five long-time media members with the Special Achievement Award at its annual banquet on April 14. The Class of 2014 includes Patricia Cavender, a high school … Continue reading

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WHCAA Death Announcement – Mr. Shaun Darrelle Bennett

Mr. Shaun Darrelle Bennett (October 30, 1970 – January 13, 2014) Mr. Shaun Darrelle Bennett is the son of  Bruce and Brenda Hewlett Bennett (WHCHS Alumnus) Funeral service will be 12:00 noon on Saturday, January 18, 2014, at the Union … Continue reading

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Huntsville-based Committee of 100 business organization elects chairs

Belzon founder Ron Klein and Kudzu Productions President Charley Burruss have both been named to leadership roles within the Committee of 100 in Huntsville. Before taking on the BizPac role for the Committee of 100, Burruss (WHCHS Alumnus) served in … Continue reading

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Remembering Activist Poet Amiri Baraka

The influential and controversial poet, playwright and essayist Amiri Baraka, formerly known as LeRoi Jones, was one of the key black literary voices of the 1960s. The political and social views that inspired his writing changed over the years, from … Continue reading

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