Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday an I-Pad and cellular phone were reported found on Highway 75 North. At 12th Street and Avenue M, a cash register and other items were found.…

  • City Board or Commission Applications Available

    Applications are available for Huntsville residents interested in serving on a City board or commission or to be considered for re-appointment to current positions ending August 31st, 2013. Residents may submit applications to the City…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

    Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady says he’s ready to help congress pass the “Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act . . . .” BRADPAINCAP6-18-13

  • SHSU Planetarium Presentation Today

    Today, the the SHSU planetarium will present “The Nature of Science” and “The Colors of Summer” beginning at 4 PM. “The Nature of Science” is a 22-minute program intended to communicate what science is and…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. There will be a workshop at 5 PM preceding the meeting where the Charter Review Committee will discuss…

  • Hurricane Ike Repair Assistance Available

    Walker County residents whose homes sustained damage during Hurricane Ike are encouraged to attend a Hurricane Ike Intake/Outreach day on Thursday, June 20th at the Huntsville Public Library from 4 PM to 7 PM. Hurricane…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday two residential burglaries were reported–one in the 2100 block of N 1/2 and another in the 600 block of Vicki Drive. On Friday’s night shift,…

  • Walker County Health Initiative Underway

    There’s a special Walker County Health Initiative underway. Huntsville Family YMCA Community Executive Director Sandra Clifton said it “was inspired by a grant that the County received.” She passed along that “Walker County is the…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples Recommends a Visit to Cowgirl Hall of Fame

    You hear many stories about cowboys–but cowgirls also, of course–helped tame Texas and the West. Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples recommends a visit to the Cowgirl Hall of Fame in Fort Worth . . .…

  • Huntsville City Councilmember Fitch Resigning

    Position #1 At-Large councilmember James Fitch announced Friday that he is resigning from his city council position. Councilmember Fitch has joined the San Jacinto County Sheriff’s Office following serving over four years with the University…