Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SHSU Awarded New Scholarship Program

    SHSU has been included in a new scholarship program. Associate Director of Communications Julia May tells us more . . . . SHSUNEW10-31-13  

  • Wynne Home Porch Sale Saturday

    The Wynne Home has a special event tomorrow. City of Huntsville Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease has the information . . . . WYNNEHOME10-31-13

  • TxDOT Approves I-45 Funding

    In an ongoing effort to improve safety and relieve congestion, the Texas Transportation Commission approved a construction job in Walker County. This $5.4 million project was awarded to Big Creek Construction, LTD, to upgrade IH-45,…

  • Trinity ISD Releasing at 10 AM & Two-hour Delay Tomorrow

    All Trinity ISD schools will be releasing classes at 10 AM today due to electrical power problems. This is for Trinity ISD ONLY. Tomorrow, Friday, Trinity ISD (only) will have a two-hour delay before start…

  • HPD Lt. Jim Barnes on Halloween Safety

    Halloween is here. A lot of little ghosts and goblins will be traversing our roadways this evening. HPD Lt. Jim Barnes reminds everyone to play it safe . . . . HALLOWBARNES10-30-13 HPD also suggests…

  • SHSU “Firefest” Tonight

    “Firefest” takes place tonight at 7 on SHSU’s Intramural Field #3. Associate Director for Student Activities Brandon Cooper tells us what it’s all about . . . . FIREFEST10-30-13 Brandon says this year there’s a…

  • Advanced Emergency Management Training Given Locally in October

    October 21st through 23rd, employees from the City, Walker County, SHSU, HISD, and TDCJ participated in advanced emergency management training, created by FEMA, at the Walker County Storm Shelter. Texas A&M Forest Service facilitated the…

  • Sibelius Questioned in Hearing

    Secretary of Health & Human Services Kathleen Sebelius endured hours of questioning during a hearing Wednesday about the Obamacare website’s failures and issues with Americans’ insurance being canceled. She apologized for the website’s difficulties and…

  • Flash Flood in Effect and HISD Delay

    A flash flood watch is in effect until one this afternoon for our area. Streets in low-lying areas experienced some flooding because of rain, so drive with care. Due to severe weather, Huntsville ISD is…

  • City Candidates Speak at SHSU

    SHSU’s Student Government Association hosted a candidate forum at the university last night. Four of the candidates running for city offices showed up–Mayor Mac Woodward, at-large Position #1 candidate Andy Brauninger, Ward #4 candidate Joe…