Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Second Clinton County Correctional Prison Employee Arrested In New York

    In New York, Clinton County Correctional maximum security facility officer Gene Palmer was arrested on Wednesday for delivering frozen meat with tools secreted inside to two inmates who later used the tools to escape. Palmer’s…

  • Chamber “Business After Hours” This Afternoon

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber have a special event coming up this afternoon. Chamber President Carol Smith tells us all about it . . . .

  • Accident Victim Amber Van Riper Home

    A story on the KBTX 3 News website reports that Amber Van Riper, a recent victim of a head-on collision on FM 980 near Huntsville, is now home recovering. Her husband Aaron, a volunteer firefighter…

  • Commissioners Issue RFP For County-Wide Debris Management

    Commissioners moved forward this week in court to cover any debris management in case of disaster issues in the future. Purchasing Director Mike Williford addressed commissioners regarding an RFP, or Request for Proposal . .…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday narcotics were found in a motel room in the 100 block of I-45 South. The drugs were later secured at the Police Department. Police arrested two…

  • Junkapalooza This Weekend

    Huntsville Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher filled us in recently on the annual Junkapalooza which is a community garage sale event in conjunction with the Farmer’s Market. The Junkapalooza will be this Saturday on the…

  • Lt. Col. Allen West To Speak In Huntsville

    Former U-S Congressman and decorated 22-year veteran of the U-S Army, Lt. Col. Allen West, will be in Huntsville for a Town Hall Meeting and to visit with area citizens.  Now a Texas resident, West…

  • Flood Victim Assistance Update

    As we’ve been informing you for a few days, donations can be dropped off locally here in Huntsville for Trinity River flood victims at First United Methodist Church Youth Building at the corner of 10th…

  • Interim Funding Approved By Commissioners For Road Repair

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners discussed approval of amending the 2014-15 budget to approve interim funding of operation budget increases for repairs related to the declared disaster that are expected to be eligible for…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday an unknown suspect stole a vehicle in the 1400 block of Nottingham Street. On Friday’s night shift, a vehicle was stolen in the 2400 block…