Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • City Council Discusses Rules Issues

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. A concern was raised by City Councilmember Ron Allen regarding the Rules of Procedure for councilmembers which is being worked on .…

  • Trade Expo & Taste of Huntsville Tomorrow

    The big Trade Expo is almost here. Spokesperson Shannon Higbie updates us . . . . TRADEXP#1-3-5-13 They’re also planning a great Taste of Huntsville this year. Spokesperson John Cole fills us in . .…

  • SAAFE House “Strike Out Abuse” Bowling Tournament Coming Up

    All bowlers or SAAFE House supporters are encouraged to sign up to have a team and/or a sponsorship for the 10th Annual Strike Out Abuse tournament March 23rd at Huntsville Lanes. Come show off, or…

  • AFSCME President Lance Lowery Comments on Mineral Wells Facility Closing

    A panel of the Texas Senate Finance Committee has agreed to the closure of the $54 million dollar, 2,200 bed, private prison operated in Mineral Wells by Corrections Corporation of America. The committee agreed to…

  • DPS Increases Spring Break DWI Enforcement

    The Texas Department of Public Safety will increase DWI patrols from March 8th through March 17th–one of the most active Spring Break periods in Texas. DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at…

  • Red Flag Warning

    The National Weather Service has put a Red Flag Warning in effect from 10 this morning through 6 this evening. A combination of strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures will create explosive fire…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Previous to the regular meeting, there will be a workshop session at five in the Large Conference Room focusing…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Friday’s day shift police were dispatched to the 1100 block of Avenue O to investigate a sexual assault. On Friday’s night shift, an unknown person threatened another with a deadly…

  • SHSU Criminal Justice Department Events Scheduled

    There are a couple of important events coming up in connection with SHSU’s Criminal Justice Department during the next couple of days. Criminal Justice Public Relations Officer Beth Kuhles updates us . . . .…

  • Kids’ Book Club Meets this Afternoon

    Huntsville Public Library Children’s Coordinator Janelle Valera is inviting kids to the Kid’s Book Club at the library this afternoon at 4:30 . . . . LIBKIDS3-4-13