Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Main Street Program Strategic Session Held

    The City of Huntsville welcomed State Main Street Coordinator Debra Drescher on August 28th for a special strategic planning session. According to Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher, members of the Main Street Advisory Board, the…

  • Alarm Permits Available

    The Huntsville Police Department encourages all residents and business owners to review the City’s alarm ordinance and to purchase the required permits as soon as possible. According to HPD Chief Kevin Lunsford, the department has…

  • Council Discusses Consultant Fees

    At Tuesday night’s council session, much of the discussion centered on how much to spend on consultants to guide the City in space assessments of various buildings and on design issues of the Davidson Wastewater…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2500 block of Pine Shadows Drive. On the night shift Friday, 42-year-old Stacey Spivey was arrested for Aggravated…

  • SHSU Internship In Austin

    Through SHSU, a great opportunity for internship in Austin is coming up. Political Science Professor Mike Yawn explains . . . .   Yawn said, “The students do earn academic credit.”

  • Tickets For SHSU Performances

    If you’re interested in entertainment and the arts, you’re living in the right place. Sam Houston State University this fall and spring offers a multitude of dramatic, musical and dance events. And, tickets are as…

  • Congressman Brady On President’s Global Warming Plans

    It looks like President Barak Obama is attempting to get around legislators again–this time in the global warming arena. Congressman Kevin Brady comments . . . . BRADGLOBAL9-2-14

  • Jogger Fatally Injured in Walker County This Morning

    HPD reports a person, whose identify is being witheld,  was killed while out jogging around 6:20 this morning on Spur 59. The driver of the vehicle that struck the individual stopped because of the incident…

  • Local Man Killed When Pickup Crashes Into Bedroom

    According to the Huntsville Item, over the Memorial Holiday weekend on Sunday morning 60-year-old Patrick Nelson died when 37-year-old John Ashley crashed his Chevy pickup into Nelson’s bedroom on FM 1696. Forty-six-year-old Teresita Nelson received…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets this evening at six at City Hall. A Public Hearing will be held to receive citizen input on the annual budget. Tonight’s “Statutory Agenda” includes presentation, discussion and possible action…