Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Injured Baby in Critical but Stable Condition

    Tuesday, that 2-month-old baby who was found unreponsive at a residence on Elks Drive in Huntsville last week was reported to be in stable but critical condition. The child is under treatment in the pediatric…

  • UT Study Recommends Air Conditioning for TDCJ Units

    A new study by the UT Law School’s Human Rights Clinic recommends that TDCJ should air condition all of their state-run prisons because environmental conditions during the summer subjects inmates and correctional officers to unhealthy…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Thursday a known person violated a protective order in the 1700 block of Green Briar. A vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2000 block of Sam…

  • Health Fair To Target Huntsville, TWC Students

    Bearkats in Huntsville and The Woodlands can learn about getting healthy in a variety of ways during the Student Health Fair today and April 30th. The event, sponsored by the SHSU Student Health Center, will…

  • Congressman Kevin Brady Comments on the Economy

    Has the economy reached the tipping point? Congressman Kevin Brady says, “There are roughly 86 million Americans who work full time in the private sector–that means along ‘Main Street.’ The number climbs to slightly over…

  • HISD Announces Hiring of New Head Boys Basketball Coach

    Huntsville ISD announces the hiring of Jay Oliphant as the new Huntsville Hornet head basketball coach. Coach Oliphant is a very familiar face in Hornet athletics as a former standout Hornet basketball player and current…

  • Huntsville Beautification Golf Tournament Ahead

    The tee-off for the Beautification Golf Tournament is coming around again. From the City’s Parks & Leisure Department, Penny Joiner tells us more . . . . HUNTSBEAU4-21-14  

  • Speakers for SHSU Commencement Chosen

    As the number of students graduating each spring continues to break records, Sam Houston State University will welcome two state senators and a Texas State University System regent to deliver commencement addresses during four ceremonies…

  • Update on Boat Safety Devices

    Local Game Warden Stephen Ingram was a recent guest on our “Around Town” program. He keeps us updated on local rules and regulations. With the boating season here, we asked him about what safety devices…

  • HISD to Host Round-Up for Pre-K and Kindergarten

    It’s Huntsville ISD Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten Round Up time! The district has planned a 2-day centralized event for Tuesday, May 6 and Thursday, May 8 at the HISD Transportation Center located at 95 Martin Luther…