Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • VP Joe Biden Says He’s Not Running For President

    You may have heard–Vice President Joe Biden will not run for the presidency. He explained why in the Rose Garden at the White House Tuesday . . . .   Vice-President Biden said he will…

  • Butch Davis Comments On Recent Fire

    Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis reported to us at 5:30 this morning that he thanked everyone for their help in taking care of the wildfire at FM 980 and FM 2628 in Walker…

  • Councilmembers Focus On University Avenue Issue

    At last night’s Huntsville City Council session, one agenda item spawning much discussion regarded changing University Avenue to Bobby K Marks Drive to a one-way street, taking care of street maintenance and signs and signing…

  • Tuesday Early Voting Results

    The total number of voters checked-in for early voting Tuesday was 175.  This results in a two-day total of 328 voters checked-in for early voting in Walker County.

  • Fire Chief Grisham Urges Caution Because Of Potential Fire Situation

    The recent wildfire in Huntsville, of course, shows the fire danger of dry conditions in our area. Tuesday, we talked with Fire Chief Tom Grisham about the potential fire situation in Walker County . .…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday a Residential Burglary was investigated in the 2200 block of Bobby K. Marks. On the night shift Friday, known suspects entered a building and stole…

  • Senator Cruz Comments On “Sanctuary Cities” Issues

    On Tuesday, Senate Democrats blocked a bill that would crack down on sanctuary cities. Our Senator from Texas, Ted Cruz, addressed the U-S Senate on issues with Sanctuary Cities in America. In his speech he…

  • Third Annual Haunted Hayride Ahead

    The City of Huntsville’s Third Annual Haunted Hayride will take place at Kate Barr Ross Park on Saturday, October 24, at 6:30 P.M. Tickets will be $5 per hayride and $3 per fire truck ride.…

  • Grass Fire Update

    It was apparently a spark from a blown hay trailer tire rim that started the big grass fire in the FM 980 and FM 2628 area yesterday afternoon and evening in Walker County. The Woodland…

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County Elections Manager Julie Cooper reports the total number of voters who checked in for early voting Monday was 153. Early voting continues at the Walker County Annex at 1301 Sam Houston Avenue weekdays…