Articles Posted in 2013

  • County Receives $3,350 in Healthy County Program Employee Rewards

    This week in Commissioners Court, commissioners approved acceptance of Texas Association of Counties Healthy County Program Employee Rewards of $3,350. County Treasurer Sharon Duke said 81 people completed the health assessment. Account Specialist Erica Wood…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a residential burglary was investigated in the 1400 block of Sycamore Avenue. In the 100 block of I-45 South, a 31-year-old woman was arrested on two…

  • Butterfly Festival and Plant Sale Saturday

    The Walker County Master Gardeners is having their 4th Annual Butterfly Festival and Plant Sale tomorrow, Saturday, from 8 AM to 2 PM at 102 Tam Road in Huntsville. They will have fruit trees, roses,…

  • October is Fire Prevention Month

    October is fire prevention month. And, as we head toward a time of the year where extra time will be spent cooking, New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams is on the news again this morning to…

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    FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS AND MORE 10/18/13

    FOOTBALL ACTION RULES THE ROOST ON THE LOCAL SPORTS SCENE THIS WEEKEND….THE HUNTSVILLE HORNETS WILL TRY TO MAKE IT 2 VICTORIES IN A ROW WHEN THEY HOST THE MAGNOLIA WEST MUSTANGS TODAY AT BOWERS STADIUM.…

  • SPORTS SHORTS

    SPORTS SHORTS THURSDAY 10/17/13

    A BIG SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE VOLLEYBALL MATCH TOPS TODAY’S AREA SPORTS MENU. THE SHSU BEARKAT WOMEN WILL HOST THE PRIVATEERS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW ORLEANS. START TIME IS 7PM AT JOHNSON COLISEUM. ALSO TODAY, THE…

  • State of the City Seminar Tonight

    Chamber of Commerce President Carol Smith tells us that tonight the Chamber is putting on a seminar. City Manager Matt Benoit will deliver a “State of the City” address . . . . STATECHAMB10-16-13

  • Hobby Lobby to Open

    Although Hobby Lobby in the old Walmart Building on Highway 30 will have its grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony this Monday at 9 AM, it will be opened for business tomorrow and Saturday. The arts and…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meet

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet at six this evening in the Hawkins Administration Building. The Board will recognize students and staff for their accomplishments. They will hold a public hearing on SCHOOL FIRST–the…

  • New Waverly Firefighter Jimmy Williams with Home Fire Safety Advice

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams says now is the time to improve the fire safety in your home . . . . WILLIAMSFIRE10-16-13