Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Contested Political Race Winners Comment

    We solicited comments from winners of the recent contested political races in Walker County. Detective Stephen Cole who won the Justice of the Peace Precinct 4 Seat with around 67% of the vote has suffered…

  • “Coats & Cash” For Homeless Veterans Update

    It’s over. For 72 hours, local Melvin White VFW Post Commander David Lanoue lived as a homeless veteran in the Shenanigan’s parking lot collecting coats, socks and cash for veterans in need. We talked to…

  • Governor-elect Greg Abbott Speaks To Reporters At News Conference

    In a post-election news conference yesterday, Governor-elect Greg Abbott said, “I think voters both sent a message and affirmed the issues that I campaigned on, and I was very clear and repetitive of what I…

  • Next Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Comments On Gridlock

    Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell spoke to reporters in a post-election news conference yesterday at the University of Louisville. Senator McConnell will become the Senate Majority Leader in January when the senate reconvenes. He was asked…

  • “Burn Ban” Lifted

    Because of recent new moisture in the area, the “Burn Ban” for Walker County has been lifted.

  • Elections Update

    In Walker County contested races last night final unofficial results, City Councilmember At-Large Position 3 incumbent Don Johnson won out over challenger Karl Davidson 2,445 votes to 1,571. City Councilmember At-Large Position 4 incumbent Keith…

  • SHSU Health-Science Campus May Be Coming To Montgomery County

    SHSU is looking at the possibility of developing a Health-Science campus in Montgomery County. We asked Associate Director of Communications Julia May to explain the reason for a campus in Montgomery County . . .…

  • SHSU Rodeo Team In Competition Soon

    The SHSU Rodeo Team will be in another big competition soon. SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller updates us . . . .  

  • SHSU Veterans Day Ceremony Plans

    Mark your calendars. On November 11th, there will be a special Veterans Day ceremony presented at SHSU. SHSU Military Chair, Lt. Col. Robert McCormick, tells us all about it . . . .    …

  • Texas Southwestern Cattle Raiser Association Ranch Gathering

    The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a ranch gathering Thursday, November 13 at the Lone Star Convention Center in Conroe.  Registration will begin at 6:00 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef…