May 3, 2021

1961-2021: Huntsville marks 60 years since Alan Shepard’s historic spaceflight

This Wednesday, May 5 marks a special anniversary: 60 years since Alan Shepard became the first American in space. He traveled in the Freedom 7 spacecraft aboard a Mercury-Redstone Rocket, which was developed and built right here in Huntsville.
May 3, 2021

Huntsville/Madison County Chamber wins Mac Conway Award for third straight year

The Mac Conway Awards for Excellence in Economic Development, from Site Selection magazine, are awarded to the top 25 local and regional U.S. economic development groups based on an index of corporate job creation and facility-related capital investment data calculated both cumulatively and per capita.
April 30, 2021

Grants Available to Child Care Programs

Don’t miss out on this opportunity for funding. We've included more information and link to apply.
April 22, 2021

Chamber partners with Hiring Our Heroes to Accelerate Workforce Recruitment

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (April 22, 2021) — The Huntsville/Madison County Chamber and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation announced today a formal partnership through Hiring Our Heroes (HOH). Huntsville has been selected as the newest site for a full-time program manager to support the HOH Corporate Fellowship Program and other recruitment resources for transitioning military service members.
April 20, 2021

Huntsville’s Kim Lewis tapped to serve on TVA Board of Directors

President Joe Biden has nominated Kim Lewis, CEO of PROJECTXYZ, Inc., to serve on the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority.
April 12, 2021

Spectator Guide: U.S. Paralympics Cycling Open, April 17-18

We've created this Spectator Guide to help you with information about road closures, parking, and where to locate to watch the Para athletes. The event is free - we hope to see you in Cummings Research Park this weekend!
April 8, 2021

Para athletes talk about return to competition as they prepare to travel to Huntsville, Ala. for U.S. Paralympics Cycling Open

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (April 8, 2021) - The U.S. Paralympics Cycling Open, presented by Toyota, is quickly approaching. Approximately 100 Para-athletes will travel to Huntsville to compete April 17-18 in Cummings Research Park. In this news conference, hear from three of the athletes, Travis Gaertner, Jamie Whitmore, and Sam Bosco, as well as Jason Puckett, president of Toyota Motor Manufacturing Alabama.
April 5, 2021

Send us your artwork to cheer on the Para Cyclists!

The athletes are very excited about coming to the Rocket City! This is their return to competitive racing, since events were cancelled in 2020 due to the pandemic. Let’s give them a big Rocket City welcome!
March 4, 2021

Jennifer Schuble, Alabama Paralympian, looks ahead to Huntsville event

Jennifer Schuble is one of the Para-cyclists who will compete in the U.S. Paralympic Cycling Open in Huntsville April 17-18. She is from Homewood, Alabama!
March 4, 2021

Survey offered to understand current sentiments about racial equality in defense communities

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (March 4, 2021) – The Huntsville/Madison County Chamber has launched a survey to better understand current sentiments about racial equality from the local military community. The survey is part of a local effort that builds on the Association of Defense Communities and Booz Allen Hamilton’s nationwide initiative, One Military, One Community.
February 26, 2021

Madison County Service Center to officially open Monday, March 1

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The new Madison County Service Center located at 1918 North Memorial Parkway will officially open Monday, March 1, 2021 following the relocation of several departments to the Service Center during the month of February.
February 22, 2021

Attention Members: Update Your Social Media Links in Directory Listing

We've recently made some upgrades to our website, which has improved how member listings appear. We've also added options for you to put in more social media links -- now, you can list your Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube links.  Please log in and add these.
February 12, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Signups Expanding

There's good news about new providers coming online to offer COVID-19 vaccines.  These include Walmart and Sam's Club pharmacies in selected locations, in addition to Huntsville Hospital continuing large-scale vaccination clinics by appointment. We have listed some other options as well.
February 9, 2021

This Week: Huntsville Hospital operating surge vaccination clinic

Huntsville Hospital is running a surge vaccination clinic by appointment only this week at the Jaycee Building at John Hunt Park, with Huntsville Police helping direct traffic flow.  The hospital is aiming to vaccinate 1,800 to 2,000 people per day.