Articles Posted February 2014

  • Senator Cruz Speaks about Positive Impact of Energy’s Future at Heritage Foundation

    U-S Senator from Texas Ted Cruz recently spoke at the 2014 Conservative Policy Summit at the Heritage Foundation. He emphasized the positive impact energy can have on our future economy . . . . CRUZENERG2-11-14…

  • Freezing Rain Advisory in Effect

    A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. THERE WILL BE NEAR FREEZING TEMPERATURES THIS MORNING WITH LIGHT RAIN OR DRIZZLE POSSIBLY BEGINNING TO FREEZE UPON SOME BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES. TEMPERATURES IN THE…

  • Toy Gun Confiscated from Student at Huntsville Intermediate School

    Huntsville ISD reports that a Huntsville Intermediate School student brought a toy gun with an embedded laser to school Monday. Upon being displayed in class, the device was confiscated by the teacher. Appropriate disciplinary action…

  • HISD Planning Session Held Monday

    HISD boardmembers and local citizens met for another bond package planning session at Huntsville Intermediate School last night. Trustees presented eight separate bond package options to those attending. The options included taking no action to…

  • Bulletproof Wall Funding for D-A’s Office Approved

    In Monday morning’s court session, Walker County Commissioners agreed to accept the low bid from the LMC company for $39,470 to construct a bulletproof wall for the Walker County D-A’s office. Money to pay for…

  • Duck’s Unlimited Banquet this Week

    That famous annual banquet for duck hunters is coming back around again this week. Spokesperson Johnny Holland has the information . . . . DUCKSUNL2-10-14 Tickets are available at Huntsville ATV & Marine, The Gallery,…

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    SPORTS SHORTS – TUESDAY 02/11/14

    IT WAS 1-&-DONE FOR THE NEW WAVERLY LADY ‘DOGS BASKETBALL TEAM IN THE 1ST ROUND OF THE CLASS 2A STATE PLAYOFFS. IN A GAME PLAYED IN MADISONVILLE, THE NEW WAVERLY GIRLS FELL IN BI-DISTRICT, LOSING…

  • HISD Bond Development Planning Session Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees is holding a Bond Development Planning Session this evening at 6:30 at the Huntsville Intermediate School on Highway 190 East. The public is invited to participate.

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners meet this morning at nine at the courthouse. On today’s “Statutory Agenda,” Assistant District Attorney Quentin Russell will discuss approval of a resolution for capital trial reimbursement. County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford…

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    SPORTS SHORTS – MONDAY 02/10/14

    THE HIGH SCHOOL PLAYOFF BASKETBALL SEASON BEGINS TODAY FOR THE NEW WAVERLY LADY ‘DOGS. THE NEW WAVERLY GIRLS WILL HEAD TO MADISONVILLE FOR A 7PM CLASS 2A BI-DISTRICT MATCHUP AGAINST TEAGUE AT MADISONVILLE HIGH SCHOOL.…