Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Commissioners Consider Moving Cameras for Courthouse Security Improvement

    At this week’s regular session of County Commissioners, IT Director Cheryl Morris recommended a way to save money and improve security at the courthouse and Annex . . . . COURTCAM1-28-14 The estimated cost would…

  • Valentine’s Special Date Night at El Chico

    As Valentine’s Day approaches, SAAFE HOUSE wants to remind you that everyone deserves a safe and healthy love relationship. In honor of Dating Violence Awareness Month they’ve partnered with the new owners of El Chico…

  • Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Scholarships

    The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has given out more than $350 million in scholarships and other education programs in Texas. Texas Department of Agriculture Administrator Rick Roads tells us, “Currently over 2,000 students are…

  • State of the Union Address

    President Barak Obama delivered his State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress last night. Facing a contentious Congress, he vowed to act on his own “wherever and whenever” he feels it…

  • Winter Storm Warning Canceled–Winter Weather Advisory Issued

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAYS A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON TODAY. THE WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELED. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION IS 50 PERCENT TODAY.  A WINTRY…

  • Digital Cameras Upgrade Approved for HISD

    At last week’s regular session of the HISD Board of Trustees, Deputy Superintendent Sonny Cruse filled board members in on the fact that security equipment in the district was becoming antiquated and difficult to maintain. …

  • Repairs Approved for Annex #3 Building

    Following lengthy discussion at a couple of Commissioners’ Court meetings, a repair bid to fix continuous water instrusion issues, especially window problems, at the County Annex #3 building was approved Monday. County Purchasing Agent Mike…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Thursday an unknown suspect assaulted a person in the 600 block of Cherry Hills Drive. On Friday’s day shift, a theft was investigated in the 1400 block…

  • SHSU Self-Defense Seminar Rescheduled

    The Self-Defense Seminar scheduled for Wednesday has been rescheduled for February 19th. It will still be at 6 PM at Bowers stadium on that new date.

  • BREAKING NEWS: Finalists for Huntsville High School Head Coach/AD Job Chosen

    Finalists for the head football coach/AD job at Huntsville High School have been announced. The finalists are Rodney Southern, head coach at Belton High School; Paul Essary, head coach at Athens High School; and Howard…