Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Ag Commissioner Staples On 4-H Membership

    Texas Ag Commissioner Todd Staples says 4-H is a great character building organization for kids . . . .   Staples likes the parents and adults involvement with kids. He says, “The more that parents…

  • Oversight Committee Meets On White House Security Breach

    During the questioning of Secret Service Director Julia Pierson at the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Tuesday, the U-S Secret Services recent response to 42-year-old Omar Gonzales’ scaling of the White House fence and…

  • Possible Case Of Ebola In Dallas

    According to a story in the Dallas Morning News, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital has put a patient in “strict isolation” for possibly suffering from Ebola after symptoms and their recent travel history raised flags. The…

  • Distinguished SHSU Alumni Gala Scheduled

    Sam Houston State University will honor seven individuals who have brought pride to the university through their achievements, examples of good citizenship and their contributions to society at the Distinguished Alumni Gala on October 10th…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Friday a vehicle was reported stolen in the 600 block of Highway 75 North. On Saturday’s day shift, a vehicle was stolen in the 1600 block of…

  • HA/tch Program Helps Entrepreneurs Establish Businesses

    If you have an innovative idea for a company or would like to learn the skills and information for success in the marketplace, you might want to check out the Huntsville Area Technology and Business…

  • Benefit Barbecue For Killingsworth Family Coming Up

    A barbecue brisket fundraiser for 38-year-old Craig Killingsworth to help with medical bills and expenses has been scheduled for Thursday, October 2nd, at 11 AM at the Huntsville Animal Hospital at 368 Highway 75 North.…

  • Fatal Plane Crash In San Jacinto County

    Click2Houston.com reports that a Shepherd Man was killed and a Houston man injured in a plane crash near Lake Water Wheel Airport in Shepherd Saturday afternoon The experimental plane of forty-four-year-old Marcus Schmitt of Shepherd…

  • College Of Criminal Justice 50th Anniversary

    SHSU’s College of Criminal Justice has been the center for the study of issues of justice in Texas for decades. And, they’re celebrating that fact. Publications Coordinator Beth Kuhles tells us more . . .…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on “Report Card” For Obamacare

    The report card is in, and Obamacare didn’t make the dean’s list. Congressman Kevin Brady comments . . . . BRADOBAM9-26-14