Articles Posted November 2013

  • SPORTS SHORTS

    SPORTS SHORTS WEDNESDAY 11/27/13

    IN HIGH SCHOOL HOOPS FROM TUESDAY, THE HUNTSVILLE HORNETS LOST AT HOME, FALLING TO BRYAN 55-48. THE HORNETS’ NEXT ACTION IS SET FOR SATURDAY AT CONROE. MEANWHILE, THE SHSU BEARKAT MEN LOST IN GARLAND TO…

  • “Black Friday” Ahead

    Black Friday looms ahead, and across Texas and the nation consumers will either camp out or arrive in the wee hours of the morning at stores to take advantage of Christmas gifts at greatly discounted…

  • TxDOT Thanksgiving Driving Advice

    TxDOT executive Director Phil Wilson says, “Historically, the busiest travel days are the day before and the Sunday following Thanksgiving.” Motorists who must drive during bad weather are reminded to drive to conditions — that…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples Talks Turkey

    Turkey Day is almost here, and Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples tells us that there are three sub-species of turkeys in Texas. There’s the Eastern turkey found in the Post Oak, Savanna, and Piney Wood…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Friday a residential burglary was investigated in the 2200 block of Bobby K Marks Drive. Two vehicle burglaries were reported–one in the 2600 block of El Toro…

  • DPS Urges Travelers to Drive Responsibly

    The Texas Department of Public Safety is encouraging Thanksgiving travelers to practice safe driving habits during the long holiday weekend to help keep Texas roadways safer for everyone. DPS troopers will be patrolling Texas roadways…

  • SPORTS SHORTS

    SPORTS SHORTS TUESDAY 11/26/13

    THERE’S PLENTY OF LOCAL BASKETBALL ON TODAY’S SCHEDULE. IN COLLEGE ACTION, THE SHSU BEARKATS WILL PLAY IN GARLAND TODAY AT 7PM AS THEY FACE S-M-U. MEANWHILE, THE SHSU BEARKAT WOMEN WILL BE IN HOUSTON TO…

  • Team Bike Sports Awards Check to CERT

    Team Bike Sports out of Houston recently showed their appreciation to Walker County’s Community Emergency Response Team or CERTS. Local County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis updates us . . . . BUTCHBIKE11-25-13

  • Christmas Entertainment Coming to Downtown Huntsville in December

    Two City departments will combine forces in December to provide a day of fun, family-friendly entertainment in the downtown area. From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on December 7, the Main Street program will offer…

  • Camp Strake Purchase Finalized

    The purchase of the Boy Scouts’ Conroe campground, Camp Strake, has been finalized. Johnson Development Corporation will begin planning development of the 2,000 acre site. A good percentage of the area will have open spaces…