Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • MLK Presentation Held Monday Afternoon

    A Martin Luther King Jr. Day memorial service, “Moving Forward in Unity,” was held at the Martin Luther King Recreation Center in Huntsville Monday afternoon. Mayor Mac Woodward and HISD Superintendent Steve Johnson spoke to…

  • Tea Party Candidate Forum Monday Night

    The Sam Houston Tea Party held a forum to meet candidates in the upcoming elections at the Veterans Conference Center last night. Local Walker County candidates introduced themselves to the good turnout of supporters. Sam…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will hold a regular meeting at City Hall tonight at six. A proclamation will be read in honor of Crime Stoppers month. Tonight’s “Statutory Agenda” includes discussion and possible action to…

  • Congressman Kevin Brady Comments on Where the Jobs Are

    Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady updates us on where the jobs are . . . . BRADJOBS1-17-14 Congressman Kevin Brady will be in Madison County on Thursday afternoon for two special events. At 12:30,…

  • MLK Day Celebration at Noon Today

    A special Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration program is planned today at noon at the MLK Recreation Center. ] Bethlehem United Methodist Church in Hempstead Pastor, David Briggs, will be the event’s commemorative speaker.…

  • Five Finalists Vie for SHSU Coaching Job

    The names of five finalists for the head football coaching job at SHSU has been released. The five finalists include former Delaware head coach K.C. Keeler, former head coach and present Northwest Missouri State athletic…

  • “Breaking the Cycle of Abuse” Event a Success

    The “Breaking the Cycle of Abuse” fundraising event for SAAFE House put on by Legacy Martial Arts in Huntsville was a big success. Local businesses along with individual donors sponsored the event, kicking in $5…

  • Sam Houston Tea Party Presents Candidate Forum Tonight

    The Sam Houston Tea Party is featuring a special presentation tonight. Tea Party spokesperson Linda Thompson tells us more . . . . TEAPARTY1-17-14

  • Shotgun Fred Barbecue Showdown

    The First Annual Shotgun Fred Barbecue Showdown is scheduled for February 27th through March 1st in Huntsville at the Walker County Fairgrounds. The fairgrounds will have 92 spaces, forty-by-forty feet, that have water and electricity…

  • Montgomery County Forensic Services Releases Report on Fatal Accident at SHSU

    According to the local SHSU Houstonian newspaper a toxicology report from the Montgomery County Forensic Services Department found that 19-year-old Blanca Espinal, the driver in a December car accident on the SHSU campus which killed…