Articles Posted January 2014

  • Property Acquisition Committee Meets

    A committee put together to discuss the city issue of property acquisition and disbursement policy will meet this afternoon at 5:30 in the City Hall Conference Room. Committee members include Councilmember Ronald Allen, Councilmember Andy…

  • SHSU President Gibson Comments on Budget Issues

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was SHSU President Dana Gibson. One of the several questions we asked her was to fill us in on how the university budget was going. She said they…

  • SHSU Coach Fritz Headed to Georgia Southern

    Sam Houston State University head football coach Willie Fritz will be the new head coach at Georgia Southern. A press conference is scheduled for today at 11 AM at Georgia Southern in Statesboro, Georgia. Head…

  • HISD Begins Saturday Tours

    Huntsville ISD is opening its doors for Saturday morning Campus Tours for the community to visit the top campuses with identified needs. These tour opportunities will allow local citizens to see for themselves the needs…

  • “Lone Survivor” Opens Today

    The movie about local Navy Seal hero Marcus Luttrell’s ambush by over 100 Taliban fighters in Afghanistan, “Lone Survivor,” opens today at Huntsville Cinema 10. In 2005, Luttrell was the lone survivor among his team…

  • SHSU President Gibson Update on Campus Courses

    Sam Houston State University continues to move forward in what they have to offer students. We asked SHSU President Dr. Dana Gibson about academic changes and improvements on the campus and in campus courses .…

  • Martin Luther King Program Planned at SHSU

    This is the month that many Americans will celebrate the birth of the late civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In addition to other scheduled observances in Huntsville, a program is planned at…

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    COACH FRITZ LEAVING SHSU

    THE COACH WHO GUIDED THE SHSU BEARKAT FOOTBALL PROGRAM THROUGH ITS MOST SUCCESSFUL SEASONS IN THE PROGRAM’S HISTORY IS LEAVING HUNTSVILLE. KAT HEAD COACH WILLIE FRITZ,WHO TOOK THE BEARKATS TO 2 APPEARANCES IN THE F-C-S…

  • SPORTS SHORTS

    SPORTS SHORTS – THURSDAY 01/09/14

    THE 1ST SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE HOME DOUBLHEADER OF THE BASKETBALL SEASON IS ON TAP TODAY AT SHSU’S JOHNSON COLISEUM. THE SAM HOUSTON MEN’S & WOMEN’S TEAMS WILL HOST THEIR COUNTERPARTS FROM McNEESE STATE IN THE TWINBILL.…

  • HPD Receives Recognition

    Recently, the Huntsville Police Department achieved Best Practices Recognition through the Texas Police Chief’s Association. Texas Law Enforcement Best Practices Review Program Coordinator and retired La Porte Police Chief, Richard Reff, who reviewed HPD, presented…