What are the Warning Signs and Risk Factors for Suicide?

By Taneia Surles, MPHSince 2008, Suicide Prevention Awareness Month has been nationally recognized in September. This month-long holiday aims to raise awareness about suicide, share resources, and support those dealing with suicidal thoughts. With the stigmas and taboos around suicide, organizations like the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) want to shift society's negative perceptions … Continue reading What are the Warning Signs and Risk Factors for Suicide?

Is Your Pool Going Off The Deep End?

By Ron Hicks, General Manager Pool Scouts Of Huntsville  We are deep into the summer, and your family has been enjoying their pool for a few months. Your family has enjoyed a cookout followed by a nice afternoon swim. The water is perfect at 82 degrees, and you have just completed a few belly flops. … Continue reading Is Your Pool Going Off The Deep End?

Hearing Health—Treating Hearing Loss

By Anita Giles MS, CCC-A AudiologistPhysicians Hearing Center Life is about relationships—those that we have now and those that we have had. The loss of relationship and the ability to share life with someone you love can occur by distance or death, but it also occurs when someone can’t hear well enough to communicate or … Continue reading Hearing Health—Treating Hearing Loss

Fall Is Here For Our Lawns

By Patrick Rentz and Ken HealySpring Green Lawn CareFall is right around the corner. That means it’s time to play football, pick out pumpkins and prep our lawns for the cold winter months ahead. Fall fertilizing can set your lawn up for success year-round, but timing does matter. Answers to the Most Commonly Asked Fall … Continue reading Fall Is Here For Our Lawns

Hypno…babies?

By Megan Alexander RN, HCHIYes! These are babies whose parents prepare for childbirth using the Hypnobabies method of hypnotic childbirth. Hypnobabies teaches medical-grade hypnosis techniques, creating a peaceful and more comfortable pregnancy and birthing, along with a calm, confident birth partner. The Hypnobabies program is a complete childbirth education course covering nutrition, prenatal exercise, birth … Continue reading Hypno…babies?

New Senior Community Center Coming to John Hunt Park 

By Mayor Tommy Battle  Over the last decade, the City of Huntsville has committed millions of dollars to improve existing parks, build new ones, create world-class facilities, and stay on the cutting edge of recreation opportunities. To ensure we provide something for all ages, our older population will soon have more options in John Hunt Park … Continue reading New Senior Community Center Coming to John Hunt Park 

Huntsville Speedway- A Huntsville Institution Worth Visiting

By Bob DruckmanPublisherSouth Huntsville Neighbors Huntsville Speedway has been part of the fabric of our city for over 60 years. It started out as a dirt track and was paved into a quarter mile track in 1962. It attracted such racers as, the Allison Brothers, Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Sr. Even though it fell … Continue reading Huntsville Speedway- A Huntsville Institution Worth Visiting

The 2022 Mercedes Benz GLA Class

By Bob Druckman Publisher South Huntsville NeighborsWhile the 2022 Mercedes Benz GLA Class may be the smallest SUV, it goes big on innovation. Its 221hp turbo-4 8 speed, 18 inch wheels, with its digital cockpit and MBUX voice assistant standard features, makes this vehicle a wonderful way to enjoy a Mercedes. The GLA has its … Continue reading The 2022 Mercedes Benz GLA Class

The Bible Quilt—an Invitation

By Chris Smith Quilts are cozy and colorful, and some have a special message. A prime example is a Bible Quilt created in south Huntsville which presents all 66 books of the Bible. Each quilt block includes a representative verse and illustrative art. Heritage Quilters of Huntsville recently hosted a large quilt show where the … Continue reading The Bible Quilt—an Invitation

CINDERELLA

By Susan McCainStage DirectorCinderella Who doesn’t love a good Cinderella story? You know the story of the underdog not expected to succeed but by some miracle exceeds our expectations. We love these stories when it pertains to sports. It’s exciting to root for the team that by all accounts should not win a single game … Continue reading CINDERELLA