Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • “Break the Cycle” Event Saturday

    A big fundraising event happens this Saturday at 2 PM in Huntsville. Home Depot, Bill Fick Ford, Team Dodge, and Double Dave’s Pizza are sponsoring the special “Breaking the Cycle” event to benefit SAAFE House.…

  • Community Plan Considers Victim’s Issues

    The Walker County Criminal Justice Community Plan has been approved by the state, and we’ve talked with local Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator David Anderson about various aspects of it. One of the focus groups involved…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Wednesday’s day shift a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2500 block of Crosstimbers. Two thefts were investigated, one in the 5000 block of Sam houston Avenue and another in…

  • SHSU Martin Luther King Jr. Presentations Today

    Sam Houston State University’s history department will celebrate civil rights heroes and milestones with an afternoon of presentations of local and national scholars today. Associate Professor of History Jeffrey Littlejohn tells us the six, 30-minute…

  • County Clerk Office Update

    At this week’s regular Commissioners Court session, County Clerk Kari French thanked all her employees for their help for the past three years since she took over the office . . . . COUNTYCLRK1-15-14

  • Huntsville Youth Soccer Spring Registration

    Huntsville Youth Soccer Association spring registration dates are the next three Saturdays from 10am to 3pm at Carbonero Restaurant next to 3 Spoons. Kids ages 4 through 15 are eligible to play recreational soccer. For…

  • Assistant Ag Commissioner Rhodes Comments on Texas Water Future

    Water issues will affect the state of Texas for many years ahead. Texas Assistant Agriculture Commissioner Rick Rhodes says most people “associated with agriculture understand how important water is to our crops and to our…

  • Congressman Brady on Walmart Employee Coverage vs. Obamacare

    You might think that Obamacare provides better coverage than what Wal Mart offers its employees. If you thought that, you would be wrong. Congressman Kevin Brady explains . . . . WALVSOBAM1-15-14  

  • HPD Investigating Theft Ring

    The Huntsville Police Department is currently investigating a multi-jurisdictional theft ring that spans from Irving to Conroe. According to HPD Lieutenant Jim Barnes, two instances of “purse snatching” in the Huntsville Wal-Mart parking lot were…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift last Friday police were dispatched to an aggravated robbery by a possibly known suspect out on FM 247. A residential burglary was investigated in the 100 block…