Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Huntsville Public Library Offers Free Spanish Classes

      The Huntsville Public Library will once again offer free Spanish classes taught by Beth Williamson during Spring 2014. Intermediate and Advanced classes will be offered beginning Tuesday, January 14th and end on Thursday, May…

  • Texas Farm Credit Services Formed

    Two rural Texas lending cooperatives — AgriLand, Farm Credit Services (FCS) and Texas AgFinance, FCS — merged Jan. 1st. The resulting organization, known as Texas Farm Credit Services, has combined assets of $769 million. Texas…

  • Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued

    From the National Weather Service: A HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS. A COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH SOUTHEAST TEXAS THIS MORNING WILL BRING STRONG WINDS TO THE REGION. NORTH WINDS…

  • Walker County Man Arrested in High-Speed Chase

    Tuesday afternoon, 41-year-old Benson Milton of Walker County was arrested for evading arrest after he crashed his vehicle during a pursuit by law enforcement on Dorrell Road. It all started on Tuesday morning when HPD…

  • HISD Board Meetings Ahead for January

    The HISD Board of Trustees will be getting together for several public meetings during the first couple of weeks of January. On January 7th, the trustees will hold a community meeting at 6:30 PM at…

  • “Break the Cycle” Event Scheduled

    Coming up later this month–Home Depot, Bill Fick Ford, Team Dodge and Double Dave’s Pizza–are sponsoring the special “Breaking the Cycle” event to benefit SAAFE House. Marketing and Development Director Dee Everett tells us more…

  • “Hunters for the Hungry” Seeks Healthy Venison Donations

    “Hunters for the Hungry” is a program that encourages Texas deer hunters to donate healthy venison to help feed hungry children and families in the state. Assistant Texas Agriculture Commissioner Rick Rhodes says, “The Texas…

  • DPS Increases DWI Enforcement

    The Texas Department of Public Safety has increased DWI patrols through January 2nd. DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at times when alcohol-related crashes are most frequent. DPS offers the following additional…

  • Christmas Tree & Garbarge Pickup Update

    Looking forward to getting rid of that old Christmas tree? Solid Waste Superintendent Esther Herklotz updates us on that and garbage pickup . . . . TREEPKUP12-30-13

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Friday a residential burglary was investigated in the 2700 block of Angier Road. On the night shift Friday, a 24-year-old man was arrested for possession of drug…