Articles Posted in 2014

  • HISD Board Of Trustees Meet

    The HISD Board of Trustees meet for a regular session this evening at six. The Board will recognize students and staff for their achievements. There will be a hearing for School FIRST–the Financial Integrity Rating…

  • Fiber Installation Approved By Council

    At this week’s City Council session, councilmembers approved a special fiber installation project to Maverick Communications to save the City money and a budget amendment for it. In regard to the installation, City Councilmember Joe…

  • Lecture On Ebola This Afternoon

    With the death of the first Ebola patient in Texas and growing discussion in the news over the potential for the disease to spread, Sam Houston State University’s health service and promotion department will explore…

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    WEDNESDAY 10/15/14 – LADY HORNETS NO LONGER UNBEATEN IN DISTRICT

    THERE WAS A QUITE A SHOCKER ON THE VOLLEYBALL COURT IN WILLIS TUESDAY NIGHT WHEN THE STATE-RANKED HUNTSVILLE LADY HORNETS TASTED DEFEAT FOR THE 1ST TIME IN THE DISTRICT 18-5A SEASON. HUNTSVILLE FELL TO WILLIS…

  • Ebola Update Wednesday

    Fox news reports today that a second healthcare worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas has tested positive for the Ebola virus. The Texas State Department of Health Services confirmed the test but did…

  • Voter ID Decision Put On Hold

    The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has reinstated the Texas Voter ID Law that a lower court judge had shot down recently. It is a temporary victory for proponents of the Photo ID measures implemented…

  • Safe Routes To Schools Project Discussed At City Council Session

    One of the main topics for discussion at the Huntsville City Council meeting last night regarded awarding a new contract for the completion of the Safe Routes to Schools project. The former contractor pulled away…

  • United Way Contributes To Local Agencies

    President of the Montgomery County United Way of the Piney Woods, Julie Martineau, addressed commissioners in court Monday morning in reference to the amount United Way is donating to helping organizations in our area. A…

  • Hunter Info Update From Texas Ag Commissioner

    Hunting is a big deal in Southeast Texas and the state’s Ag Commissioner Todd Staples says, “It’s very important to check the regulations on the Texas Parks & Wildlife website . . . .”  …

  • Sam Houston State - Line Up and Play

    “Battle of the Pineywoods” is fast approaching!

    Get ready to Axe The Jacks!