By Elvis Neckles1-800 Plumber+Air Winterizing your home’s plumbing system is a procedure for preparing the pipes in your home for freezing temperatures that can cause leaks and breaks. As water freezes, it expands then it becomes ice. This expansion produces pressure within pipes, which causes damage. It is wise to winterize your home, especially if … Continue reading WINTER IS COMING

Organizing for the Holidays

By Darci Forde4D Professional ServicesOK, so it feels like it was just a few weeks ago that I was on a cruise ship basking in the sunlight of Mexico. With the blue skies, the warm air, the sand between my toes, and a pina colada in my hand. For those who don't know me, it … Continue reading Organizing for the Holidays

South Huntsville’s Christmas On The River

By Brandi Quick, Executive Director Huntsville Madison County Marina & Port Authority Ditto Landing and Madison County Boat HarborWho spends their summer thinking about creating a South Huntsville Christmas tradition? Of course, Commissioner Phil Riddick and the Ditto Landing team do. A great deal of time was spent reliving and reminiscing about Huntsville Christmas traditions … Continue reading South Huntsville’s Christmas On The River

VA Loans

By Darin WindhamRealtor, Keyfinders Group RE/Max Alliance November reminds us of the beginnings of cold weather, football, hot drinks by the fire, and of course Thanksgiving and Black Friday. And it’s also the month we celebrate Veteran’s Day. Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of … Continue reading VA Loans

The Impact of the Military on Hearing Health

By Anita Giles MS, CCC-A AudiologistPhysicians Hearing Center WWI (1914-1918) was fought in the trenches using machine guns and poisonous gas. WWII (1939-1945) was fought using modern artillery and machines, utilizing more airplanes, ships, tanks, and submarines. The development of the atomic bomb was the catalyst ending WWII. What does this have to do with … Continue reading The Impact of the Military on Hearing Health

How We Can Help Our Veterans

By Kelli Axley and Unity Psychiatric Care Huntsville Every year, Americans honor our armed forces on November 11th for Veterans Day. However, many of these individuals continue their fight at home. Not a physical battlefield but the internal mental health battle they face with themselves. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), each … Continue reading How We Can Help Our Veterans

What You Need To Know About Life Insurance

By Todd PowersAlfa Insurance Whether you are married, have kids or are single, life insurance is always important to consider. When you die, it can be very hard on your family (in many ways) especially if you are the main source of income. With grieving a loss, the last thing you want them to worry … Continue reading What You Need To Know About Life Insurance

Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund

By Bob Druckman, Publisher The Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund honors Military Service and sacrifice by providing scholarships to veterans and military family members, particularly children of our nations fallen and disabled. Mercedes-Benz of Huntsville is proud to partner with the Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund as a Corporate Sponsor. Inspired by the death of Colonel John … Continue reading Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund

I Have Your Back and You Have Mine – Right?

By Major General U.S. Army (RET) Paulette RisherPresident/CEO, Still Serving Veterans The expression “I have your back” is commonly used in the Veteran community and beyond. Apparently, the expression heralds back to the time when warriors fighting with swords literally stood back-to-back in mutual support and protection. However, for me, I like the powerful metaphor … Continue reading I Have Your Back and You Have Mine – Right?


First chance to buy tickets for 2023 season is this Friday!  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – NOVEMBER 15, 2022 MADISON, Alabama – The first opportunity to purchase tickets for the 2023 season is almost here, as Rocket City Trash Pandas mini plans and single game ticket vouchers for the 2023 season will be on sale to … Continue reading 2023 TRASH PANDAS MINI PLANS, TICKET VOUCHERS ON SALE NOVEMBER 18