Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Falk Trial Moved

    The Huntsville Item reports that Senior District Judge Bill McAdams has come to the decision that the capital murder trial of John Ray Falk, Jr. will be decided by an Angelina County jury. Falk is…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will hold a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Before the meeting, councilmembers will meet for a work session at 4:30 PM to receive a presentation from Freese…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Friday multiple unlocked vehicles were burglarized in the 100 block of Elmwood Street. Tiffany Foster was arrested for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle in the 2700…

  • Congressman Brady Talks about Replacing Obamacare

    On C-Span’s “Newsmakers” this weekend, our 8th District Congressman, Kevin Brady was the featured guest. Mr. Brady is also chairman of the House, Ways and Means Committee in congress. He was asked about how Republicans…

  • Freeze and Hard Freeze Warning

    A Hard Freeze and Freeze Warning is in effect for our area until nine this morning. A Wind Chill Advisory is also in effect until nine.  

  • Electoral College Vote Today

    Today the electoral college will continue a 227-year-old procedure where electors cast their votes for president. They begin around 9 a.m. and end around 3 p.m. in various states. Donald Trump garnered 306 electoral votes…

  • Congressman Brady Holds Tax Reform Town Hall

    Congressman Brady addressed a big crowd at Chamber of Commerce headquarters Friday afternoon at a Town Hall on tax reform. He said he had three big reforms. They “propose to cut taxes on local businesses…

  • HISD Trustees Discuss “Engaged Learning Model”

    There is underway a five-year plan on implementing the Huntsville Engaged Learning Model at HISD. Engage2Learn’s Kammi Green updated Trustees on the effort. Ms. Green has worked with the district over a year-and-a-half . .…

  • SHSU LEAP Students to Attend Inauguration

    Our guests on “Around Town” over the weekend included student members of SHSU’s Center for Law, Engagement & Politics and the organization’s director, Professor Mike Yawn. The student group was very busy this past semester,…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session Wednesday

    Coming up this Wednesday, Walker County Commissioners will meet at nine at the courthouse for a special agenda. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss withdrawing from the Texas Department of Agriculture 2015…