Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Comments on IRS Investigation

    In our recent conversation with Congressman Kevin Brady, we asked him to update us on the continuing investigation of the IRS. He said, “The Ways & Means Committee is doing the investigation along with the…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples on Fall Equinox

    Come September 22nd, the Fall Equinox begins resulting in an equal number of daylight and nighttime hours. Texas Ag Commissioner Todd Staples comments . . . . TODDEQUIN9-17-13 Commissioner Staples says, “Producers in South Texas…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets tonight at 6 at City Hall. The council will hold a public hearing to receive input regarding the Fiscal Year 2013-14 Annual Budget. Several items are on the “Statutory Agenda”…

  • Representative Otto & Senator Schwertner Speak at Library Monday

    State Representative John Otto and State Senator Charles Schwertner spoke to a meeting of local Republicans in a meeting open to the public Monday night at the Huntsville Public Library. They covered a number of…

  • University Decides on Alternative Solution to Army Reserve Property

    Sam Houston State University President Dana Gibson has released a statement regarding the issues over the Army Reserve Building on Sam Houston Avenue. Dr. Gibson said, “Sam Houston State University is no longer interested in…

  • SHSU “Real Talk with C-J” Today

    SHSU’s College of Criminal Justice will present another “Real Talk with C-J” this afternoon. C-J publications coordinator Beth Kuhles has the information . . . . REALTALK9-16-13  

  • Community Plan Meeting Scheduled

    Walker County Emergency Management Assistant David Anderson would like to remind everyone that coming up October 1st at 9:30 in the morning there will be a county-wide meeting at the Walker County Storm Shelter .…

  • Update on Local Political Activity

    Four Huntsville City Council candidates for the upcoming November 5th election–Andy Brauninger, Rachel Willeford, Tish Humphrey, and Kendall Scudder–along with unopposed Mayor Mac Woodward showed up Saturday for a candidate forum organized by the Sam…

  • Dr. Robin Montgomery Guest Speaker at Gibbs-Powell House at 5:30

    President of the Texas Center for Regional Studies, Dr. Robin Montgomery, will be talking about his book “Cradle of Texas Road” as the guest speaker at this afternoon’s meeting of the Walker County Historical Commission…

  • City Secretary Lee Woodward on Access to City Information

    Huntsville’s City Secretary Lee Woodward was our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend. We asked Lee to fill us in on how the public can access information from the City under the Texas Public…