Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Veterans Honored

    The SHSU Military Department and local officials held a remembrance of World War II and Pearl Harbor Veterans and local war hero M-B Etheredge Friday at the main flagpoles at Johnson Coliseum. University Military Chair,…

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. County Auditor Patricia Allen will discuss approval of payment to the City for participation in the Trash Bash 2014 for…

  • Subdivisions On The Horizon

    New subdivisions are on the horizon for Walker County. Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was Walker County Judge Danny Pierce. He filled us in on Texas Grand Ranch Estates . . . .…

  • El Nino May Bring Rain To Texas

    There may be a good chance of more rain this winter. Deputy Texas Ag Commissioner Drew Deberry has the information . . . . Ag Commissioner DeBerry says “A good portion of the state is…

  • Senator Ted Cruz On How Allies See Us

    Our Senator from Texas, Ted Cruz, recently spoke on “Building A Modern Foreign Policy” at a special seminar presented by the Weekly Standard. One of the things he passed along was what he learned at…

  • HISD Superintendent Officially Named

    HUNTSVILLE, TX (December 4, 2014) – The Huntsville Independent School District Board of Trustees officially named Dr. Howell Wright as the new Superintendent of Schools during a special board meeting held today. The unanimous vote…

  • Fair Housing Input Sought

    At the beginning of next week, Walker County Commissioners will be holding a public hearing. Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell tells us all about it . . . .  

  • Incoming Arkansas State Police Director Is SHSU Graduate

    We have another story of an SHSU graduate’s success. Bill Bryant, who earned a BS in Law Enforcement and Police Science and a Master of Arts in Police Science and Administration in the 70’s from…

  • Downtown Christmas Fair

    Huntsville’s Main Street Program continues to bring us fun activities, especially for the holidays. Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher fills us in on the “Downtown Christmas Fair” . . . .  

  • Winter In the Park

    The City of Huntsville’s Recreation Services has a prescription for fun this weekend–they call it “Winter in the Park.” Recreation Assistant Natalie Reid has the information . . . .