Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Wednesday Morning Stabbing Victim Now in Stable Condition

    Wednesday morning Huntsville Police and emergency medical services responded to a stabbing at a residence on Highway 190 near the Sycamore Avenue intersection. The victim has been described as a middle-aged Hispanic woman who was…

  • SHSU “Welcome Week” Wrapping Up

    “Welcome Week” is wrapping up at Sam Houston State University. Student Activities Assistant Director Brandon Cooper has the information . . . . FRIWELCWK8-29-13

  • County Commissioners to Hold Public Hearing Tuesday, September 3rd

    On Tuesday, September 3rd, a public hearing on the proposed budget for Walker County fiscal year October 1st through September 30th will be held at 9 AM.  This budget will raise more revenue from property…

  • Local Government Offices & Facilities Closed for Holiday

    The City of Huntsville Offices will be closed Monday September 2, 2013 in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. They will re-open as regular on Tuesday September 3, 2013. The Huntsville Public Library will be…

  • Stabbing in Huntsville Wednesday

    Wednesday morning, Huntsville Police and emergency medical services responded to a stabbing at a residence on Highway 190 near the Sycamore Avenue intersection. The victim has been described as a middle-aged Hispanic woman who was…

  • Update on July Double Murder

    Walker County Sheriff Clint McCrae has reported to the media that his office is still awaiting test results on evidence from two locations outside of our county that may possibly have a connection to the…

  • AFSCME & Civil Rights Project Press Conference in Austin Today

    Local AFSCME correctional employees union President Lance Lowry has informed us that this morning at 10 AFSCME Correctional Employees and the Texas Civil Rights Project will hold a joint press conference in Austin. The press…

  • HEARTS Veterans Museum Taking Donations for Garage Sale

    HEARTS Veterans Museum President Richie Harris tell us that a Super Garage Sale to raise funds for the museum is planned for Friday, September 20th, and Saturday the 21st. The sale will be from 8…

  • Thursday & Friday SHSU “Welcome Week” Update

    The activities continue during “Welcome Week” at Sam Houston State University. Student Activities Assistant Director Brandon Cooper fills us in on tonight and tomorrow . . . . THURSSHSU8-28-13

  • Elections Update

    In the upcoming November election, Sam Houston Tea Party member Linda Thompson will face Position #3 incumbent and HISD Board President J.T. Langley for a school board position. In the New Waverly City Council race,…