Articles Posted in 2013

  • 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…

  • “Tree of Hope” at SHSU

    The SHSU Center for Leadership and Service’s Bearkat Impact board is working to spread “hope” and cheer through a project that will grant holiday wishes. Through its “Tree of Hope,” Bearkat Impact is taking advantage…

  • Library Announces Art Contest

    The Huntsville Public Library is proud to announce the 3rd annual Library Art Contest supported by the Huntsville Public Library Friends. The theme for this year’s contest is “Inspired by Books”. Students are encouraged to…

  • HPD Officer Injured in Morning Accident

    An officer of the Huntsville Police Department was injured early this morning when his unit responded to a traffic accident on Interstate 45. As of late this morning, Officer Chris Janis was in good condition…