Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Wind Advisory

    The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory which is in effect from 9 until 6 this evening.  Southerly winds are forecast at 20 to 30 MPH. These winds could make driving and boating…

  • Severe Weather Awareness Week

    March 3rd through the 9th is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Texas. We talked with Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis about the event on “Around Town” Sunday . . . . DAVIS#1-3-1-13 In…

  • Festival Inspiracion–Update on Music

    Recently we’ve informed you about various art-oriented activities during Festival Inspiracion that kicks off this week. SHSU Professor Sergio Ruiz now updates us on some of the musical activities getting underway for this great event…

  • Main Street Spring-Clean of the Square Seeking Volunteers

    The Main Street Program will be hosting the 9th Annual Spring-Clean of the Square on Saturday, March 23rd, from 9 AM to 1 PM. Main Street intern and SHSU Political Science Junior Fellow, Jessica Rodriguez,…

  • “Let’s Talk” Event Scheduled this Month

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications Julia May informs us that the university will present “Let’s Talk,” an evening of conversation with experts in their field, on March 21st in the Lowman Student Center ballroom .…

  • Home Invasion Victim Released from Hospital

    The victim of a local home invasion robbery Wednesday afternoon, a Huntsville man, has been released from the hospital. The unidentified man is expected to fully recover. Around 1 PM Wednesday, two men forced their…

  • Sam Houston Birthday Celebration Saturday

    Sam Houston’s birthday celebration kicks off tomorrow in Huntsville. Statue Visitor Center Coordinator Jamie Matthews fills us in . . . . SAMBDAY2-28-13

  • “Trash Bash” Tomorrow

    The Big Trash Bash is coming to Walker County this weekend. Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel tells us more . . . . TRASHBASH2-28-13 Try 2 Recycle at 916 15th Street will be accepting aluminum…

  • EMC Butch Davis on New Mobile Command Post

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend will be Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis. Butch informed us that March 3rd through the 9th will be National Severe Weather Preparedness Week. Emergency Managment’s new…

  • CASA Superhero Run Saturday

    Tomorrow–CASA of Walker, San Jacinto, and Trinity counties– will have their fundraising run at Bowers Stadium on the SHSU campus. Check-in starts at 7:30 Saturday morning, with the 5K run kicking off at 8:15. Their…