Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Wynne Home Features James Surls Exhibition

    Mark your calendars. The Wynne Home has a special event and exhibition this weekend. Huntsville’s Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease tell us all about it . . . .

  • Two Police Officers Killed in Des Moines

    In Des Moines, Iowa two policemen were killed in what appeared to be an ambush attack early this morning. In a local media news release, Des Moines, Iowa police Sergeant Paul Parizek said officers were…

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County Elections Manager Julie Cooper reports the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Tuesday was 1,075. This makes for a total of 9,904 voters checked-in during early voting for the November 8th,…

  • Former Miss Universe Alicia Machado Speaks at Clinton Rally

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton campaigned in Dade City, Florida Tuesday. She opened her campaign appearance with a speech from Alicia Machado, a 1996 Miss Universe from Venezuela who spoke of her treatment by Trump…

  • Vice President Pence Outlines Trump Administration Healthcare Policy at Rally

    Tuesday at a Donald Trump Rally in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, Republican Vice-Presidential candidate Mike Pence helped outline the Trump administration’s plan for healthcare . . . .

  • SHSU to Observe 50 Years of the Miranda Decision

    Coming up this week the famous “Miranda” Supreme Court decision, which had a major impact on police procedure beginning 50 years ago, will be observed in presentations at SHSU. SHSU Director of Student Legal And…

  • Second Annual Community Chili Luncheon

    The Sam Houston State University Walker County Alumni Club will join forces with City Hall Café on Nov. 7th to honor the university’s value of service by giving back to the area with the second…

  • World Series Game 7 Tonight

    Don’t forget—the Chicago Cubs play the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 of the World Series in Cleveland beginning at 7 tonight.

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County election manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Monday was 885. This makes for a total of 8,829 voters checked-in during early voting for the November…

  • “We Are PR” Event at SHSU Today

    SHSU Priority One PR Associate Savannah Sailer informs us, “The Sam Houston State University on- campus student-run public relations firm will present ‘We Are PR’ Tuesday, November 1st at 3:30 in the Dan Rather Communications…