By Brittni MorenoOwner BritFitMy name is Brittni Moreno and my story begins with me moving to Huntsville, AL in 1996 with my mother who was serving in the armed forces. At the time I was the typical child whose focus did not extend beyond friends, having a good time, and eating what I wanted. Little … Continue reading BritFit, a Holistic View of Health and Wellness
By Akaose IbeajiScoutmaster Troop 400 For over 30 years, Troop 400 has worked to provide services via scouting to the youth of the low-income and public housing communities of Huntsville. Swimming is a scouting activity that our troop has always felt the most critical. According to the CDC, black children are 3-4 times to die … Continue reading Troop 400 Providing Services To The Community
By Aaron CherisDirector of Media RelationsThe Rocket City Trash Pandas, in conjunction with the Los Angeles Angels, today announced the on-field coaching staff for the 2022 season, led by new Manager Andy Schatzley.“I think the Trash Pandas are the best-run affiliate in baseball, and I am honored and beyond excited to get there and get started,” … Continue reading Andy Schatzley Named Trash Pandas’ Second Manager, Coaches Kenny Hook, Michael Wuertz Return to Rocket City
By Cara Merino OwnerRecreation Program DirectorMerino Trampoline Gymnastics Academy Merino Trampoline Gymnastics Academy is a family-owned business dedicated to the physical education of children utilizing the fun environment of Gymnastics. Our academy offers both recreational and competitive classes for all ages! We opened Merino Trampoline Gymnastics Academy (MTGA), in January of 2017. Our primary mission … Continue reading Merino Trampoline Gymnastics- Positive Coaching!
By Claire Aiello In 2021, we had the opportunity to see some of our country’s top Para athletes compete in Huntsville’s Cummings Research Park. Well, guess what? They’re returning in April – and we can’t wait to welcome and cheer on these inspiring men and women again. The 2022 U.S. Paralympics Cycling Open, presented by … Continue reading U.S. Paralympics Cycling returns to Huntsville in April
By Brian and Brittney Mecomber RockBox Fitness is a state-of-the-art boxing, kickboxing, and functional strength training studio which features group fitness, full-body workouts designed to burn the maximum number of calories in only 50 minutes. By combining a results-driven product with a unique and ever-changing class experience, members are able to crush their fitness goals … Continue reading RockBox Fitness
By Madison Miller, Owner Main Street South Nutrition What better way to kick off the New Year than with new healthy habits? Change your habits and start a healthy lifestyle. Main Street South Nutrition is the perfect place to do that. We are fast food for healthy people. MSS Nutrition is a small family business … Continue reading Kick Off a Healthy New Year with Main Street Nutrition
Pictured in header image L to R: Theo Vernon (Grissom), Sarah Frazier (Mt. Gap), Brent Harris (Grissom) and Jeni Hill Cooper (Challenger) The Grissom High School Band visited the Mountain Gap vs Challenger middle school football game on Tuesday, September 28th. Here they are with band students from both schools, showing them how much fun … Continue reading GHS Band Visits Middle School Football Game
By Cara and Nuno MerinoOwners, Merino Trampoline Gymnastics When most people think of gymnastics, they think of Suni Lee winning all around at the 2021 Olympic Games or Simon Biles’ amazing vault routines; however, most people are unaware that Trampoline Gymnastics is an Olympic Sport! Many assume gymnastics is for the young since they are used … Continue reading Why Trampoline Gymnastics?
By Phil RiddickCounty CommissionerDistrict 5 Who doesn’t love good music and BBQ in a beautiful setting? These are three of my favorite things, and you can experience all this with me at the Third Annual BBQ & Bluegrass Festival. Scheduled for Saturday, October 9 at Southside Park, this family-friendly event will feature three local bluegrass … Continue reading Third Annual BBQ and Bluegrass Festival