Articles Posted in 2014

  • Texas Silver Alert–Missing Senior Citizen From Trinity

    THIS IS A MISSING SENIOR ALERT ISSUED BY THE TEXAS SILVER ALERT NETWORK The Trinity Police Department is searching for Thomas Gentry, diagnosed with a Cognitive Impairment, White, Male, 88 years old, DOB 04/13/1926, HEIGHT…

  • Bearkats Depart For Villanova Today

    The SHSU Bearkat Football Team and coaches will leave Huntsville today from the Mafrige Fieldhouse at 11:00a.m. to travel to play Villanova in the FCS Quarterfinals. You’re invited to come out to send the Bearkats…

  • Senator Schwertner Files Bill Capping Tuition

    According to a press release from Texas Senator Charles Schwertner’s office, the senator has “filed legislation to make higher education more affordable by addressing the dramatic cost of growth at Texas’ public colleges and universities.…

  • Judge Pierce On Chemex Plant

    During our last “Around Town” presentation, County Judge Danny Pierce updated us on the new Chemex plant in New Waverly . . . . Judge Pierce says, “They should be in production by April 15th.”

  • SHSU Student Art Exhibit On Display

    The SHSU Student Satellite Gallery will host the third annual exhibition of student work curated and organized by students in associate art professor Michael Henderson’s “Museum and Gallery Practices” class. “Zeitgeist,” German for “Spirit of…

  • Senator Cruz Comments On American Rights

    This week our Senator from Texas, Ted Cruz, spoke out on American rights in his opening statement in a Subcommittee Hearing on the State of Civil and Human Rights. Senator Cruz said, “A disturbing pattern…

  • Sam Houston State University Bearkats

    THURSDAY 12/11/14 – SEND-OFF RALLY FOR KATS & LADY HORNETS IN HOOPS TOURNEY

    IT WAS A GOOD NIGHT WEDNESDAY FOR THE HUNTSVILLE HORNET & LADY HORNET WRESTLING TEAMS. BOTH SQUADS PREVAILED IN THEIR TRI MEET IN BRYAN AGAINST BRYAN HIGH SCHOOL AND BRYAN RUDDER. NEXT FOR THE HUNTSVILLE…

  • Strategic Planning Session For City Held

    The Huntsville City Council held a Strategic Planning Session in the Library’s Community Room Tuesday that began at 8:30 in the morning and finished around 2:30. Economic development was a major focus of discussion with…

  • Andy Isbell On Fair Housing Issues

    Walker County Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell addressed County Commissioners this week on issues of Fair Housing, including offering a chance for public input during a public hearing. There was no community input. Mr.…

  • Santa Slam Kickball Tournament Yields Toys For Kids

    The Huntsville Police Officers Association recently partnered with the Sam Houston State University Sigma Alpha organization to hold the second annual “Santa Slam Kickball Tournament,” benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of Walker County. According…