Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SHSU Parking Permits Available

    You can get your parking permits for SHSU fall and spring semesters now. We talked with SHSU Police Chief Kevin Morris . . . . SHSUPARK7-31-13 Chief Morris will be our guest on “Around Town”…

  • House, Ways, & Means Hearing Held Thursday on Upcoming Health Care Exchanges

    On October 1, 2013, open enrollment is scheduled to begin in 51 new health care Exchanges. While the majority of Americans will continue to obtain qualified coverage through an employer, others will seek coverage through…

  • Law Enforcement Seeking Assistance from Public on Double Murder

    The homicides of 18-month old Aiyden Lewis and his grandmother, 55-year-old Shanta Crawford, Wednesday, July 24th, continue to be investigated by law enforcement. Members of the Huntsville and Dallas communities may have information to assist…

  • HISD Security Efforts

    At HISD’s Board of Trustee’s Workshop this week, Assistant Superintendent Sonny Cruse updated board members on efforts to staff all HISD campuses with a security officer. He said one of the companies he talked with…

  • City Election Filings Underway

    Several candidates for City office have filed to run in the November 5th election in Huntsville. Kendall Scudder, who works as a leasing agent, will be running against Ward #2 City Council incumbent Tish Humphrey.…

  • Douglas Feldman Executed Wednesday Night

    Fifty-five-year-old Douglas Feldman was executed by lethal injection in Huntsville last night for the shooting deaths in the Dallas area 15 years ago of two truck drivers–Robert Everett and Nicolas Velasquez. The two men’s deaths…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a residential burglary was investigated in the 100 block of Gospel Hill. On Tuesday’s night shift, police were dispatched to the 100 block of Essex where…

  • SHSU Ag Teachers Receive Recognition

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications Jennifer Gauntt informs us that “Three professors from Sam Houston State University’s Department of Agriculture and Industrial Science have been recognized for going above and beyond their call of duty…

  • HISD Discusses CSCOPE Curriculum

    The HISD Board of Trustees met last night to discuss, among other issues, the implementation of the CSCOPE curriculum, not lessons, in order to align across the district what is taught and improve the students’…

  • SHSU Football & Auction Update

    SHSU Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations Paul Ridings says SHSU football is getting ready to start up and fills us in on last week’s big football auction . . . . SHSUFOOT7-30-13