Articles Posted May 2013

  • Reopening of I-45 Southbound Entrance Ramp

    Today, the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will reopen the new I-45 southbound entrance ramp located south of State Highway 75 and FM 1791.  This effectively completes the reconstruction and relocation of all the entrance…

  • City Receives Good Audit Report

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, Chris Pruitt from Patillo, Brown, and Hill presented the City’s audit report for fiscal year 2011 through 2012. The City of Huntsville received a good report . .…

  • Chamber Business After Hours

    Make plans to attend a Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours networking event today at 5:15 pm.   It will be held in the Chamber Board Room located on 1327 11th Street.  This…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball 24 (Courtesy SouthlandConference)

    THURSDAY SPORTS SHORTS 05/23/13

    THE BASEBALL POSTSEASON IS CONTINUING ON A POSITIVE NOTE FOR THE SHSU BEARKATS, AS THEY BEAT McNEESE STATE 8-3 IN THE OPENING GAME OF THE SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT CONSTELLATION FIELD IN SUGARLAND.…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Nashville Develops a Jewel

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Nashville Develops a Jewel

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) A giant spaceship has landed in Nashville and finally opened its doors this week. And it’s breathtaking in its immensity and breadth and most…

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Eats Like a Man

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Eats Like a Man

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) I know. I didn’t believe it either. Carrie Underwood seems way too slim…

  • OFFSTAGE: Toby Keith Says Moore, Okla., Is the "Reason I Never Moved to Nashville"

    OFFSTAGE: Toby Keith Says Moore, Okla., Is the "Reason I Never Moved to Nashville"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) As devastating as the tragic tornado in Oklahoma was, Moore is still home…

  • Around the Web: Blake Shelton Plans Moore, Okla., Benefit Concert

    Around the Web: Blake Shelton Plans Moore, Okla., Benefit Concert

    Blake Shelton is organizing a benefit concert for tornado victims. Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton dedicate “Over You” to tornado victims. Kellie Pickler’s Dancing co-stars knew she would win all along. Alan Jackson plans his…

  • Local Shooting Involving the Death of a Juvenile Under Investigation

    In the early morning hours of Saturday, May 18th, deputies with the Walker County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting call in the 3000 block of State Highway 19.  Upon arrival, officers secured the scene…

  • Municipal Setting Designation Ordinance Discussed by City Council

    At Tuesday’s session of the Huntsville City Council, one of the issues given a lot of discussion regarded a  first reading of an ordinance creating a Municipal Setting Designation located near the intersection of Avenue…