May 12, 2021

Web Call (May 11) – Huntsville COVID Check-In

Our guests for this meeting included Jeff Birdwell, Huntsville/Madison County EMA Director and Dr. Kimberly Robinson, Executive Director and CEO of the U.S. Space & Rocket Center.
April 7, 2021

Web Call (April 6) – Huntsville COVID Check-In

Neil Lamb, Ph.D., Vice President for Educational Outreach at HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, spoke during our monthly call with Chamber members on April 6.  Lamb gave an update on COVID vaccines, improvements in how many people are getting vaccinated statewide in Alabama and nationwide, and the recommendation to continue masking for a bit longer, even though Alabama's ordinance will be lifted.
March 10, 2021

Web Call (March 9) – Huntsville COVID Check-In

We hosted our monthly Zoom call with members on Tuesday, March 9. Our featured guests were representatives of Huntsville Hospital's pharmacy department, Jack Adams and Jonathan Edwards.
February 9, 2021

Web Call (Feb. 9) – Huntsville COVID Check-In

This week, Huntsville Hospital is administering up to 2,000 COVID-19 vaccines per day at John Hunt Park, and we talked with two hospital administrators heading up this effort.
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.
December 9, 2020

Governor Ivey Extends Safer at Home Order

Governor Kay Ivey issued her twentieth supplemental emergency proclamation extending the Safer at Home Order that includes a statewide mask requirement. Individuals will be required to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people, as described in the order. This order extends until Friday, January 22, 2021 at 5 p.m.
September 30, 2020

Alabama’s Safer at Home order extended through Sunday, Nov. 8

Keep masking up -- Governor Kay Ivey has extended the Safer at Home Order until Sunday, Nov. 8 at 5 p.m. There is a new guidance for nursing homes and visitors.
August 27, 2020

Web Call (August 26): Update on virtual learning support, COVID numbers and more

We discuss the latest current events related to COVID-19 cases, virtual learning, local election results, and other topics in the news.
August 19, 2020

Web Call (August 19): HudsonAlpha Update on testing, vaccines, immunity & more

Dr. Neil Lamb and Dr. Rick Myers of HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology joined us on our weekly Zoom call today. They shared the latest information about testing, vaccine development, and much more.
July 2, 2020

Mask Up Huntsville: Face coverings required as of July 7 in Madison County

Our hospital officials are asking for your help to get COVID-19 infection rates under control. Please use face coverings in your workplace and in public, and please help us spread the word using #maskuphsv. We have links for social media graphics here.
July 1, 2020

Web Call (July 1): David Spillers & Pam Hudson discuss hospital strain, need for masking

David Spillers, CEO of Huntsville Hospital, and Pam Hudson, CEO of Crestwood Medical Center, discussed the load of patients their teams are treating and the need for everyone to wear face coverings.
June 17, 2020

List of medical offices in Madison County testing for COVID-19

There are a number of offices conducting testing for COVID-19, if you find you need this service.
June 5, 2020

Web Call (June 5): Dr. Rick Myers & Dr. Neil Lamb of HudsonAlpha

We're happy to report there is good news with scientific developments to fight COVID-19. Dr. Rick Myers & Dr. Neil Lamb update us in the latest on testing, treatments & work to develop a vaccine.
May 18, 2020

#ShowYourCoverHSV – City encourages mask wearing when you can’t be six feet apart

Are you wearing a mask at work when you can’t be six feet apart? We want to show it!