Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Focal Groups Gather to Formulate Community Plan

    Tuesday, Walker County Emergency Management and representatives from the Houston-Galveston Area Council held a Walker County Community Planning meeting at the Walker County Storm Shelter for their criminal justice plan. The meeting was emceed by…

  • City Council Meets at Five

    The Huntsville City Council will meet at City Hall at five this evening to give local citizens time to attend National Night Out events. Tonight, there will be a public hearing to amend the Huntsville…

  • National Night Out Celebrated Today and Tonight

    The City of Huntsville’s National Night Out event will be held today, and the Huntsville Police Department wishes to encourage all residents to come out and enjoy this free, family-friendly event. National Night Out–an annual…

  • Physicians ER Opens Today

    Physicians ER of Huntsville officially opens today. The 11,500 square foot full-service emergency center, owned and operated by local doctors, is located in the former Hillcrest Ford building at 540 I-45 South. Physicians ER will…

  • Hobby Lobby Grand Opening

    Hobby Lobby Stores, a privately held national retail chain of arts and crafts stores, opens in Huntsville with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and official grand opening celebration on Monday, October 21st, at nine in the morning.…

  • CASA Plans 5K Run

    CASA, or Court Appointed Special Advocates, has something special coming up October 5th at 8:30 in the morning. Spokesperson Erin Thompson tells us more . . . . CASA5K9-30-13 Erin said to sign up now…

  • Bank Robbery & Attempted Break-in in New Waverly

    Friday, law enforcement investigators were looking for an armed man who robbed the First Victoria Bank in New Waverly. Wearing a disguise, the man forced a bank employee inside the bank and stole an undisclosed…

  • Community Planning Meeting Tomorrow

    The Community Planning Meeting for Walker County takes place tomorrow morning beginning at 9:30 at the Walker County Storm Shelter. The public is invited to participate in formulating a community plan that’s sent to the…

  • November Election Update

    The November 5 Regular and Special Election is fast approaching, and the deadline to register to vote or make any changes to name or address information is October 7. The ballot will include several City…

  • Conflict Resolution Month

    In an effort to lessen at least some of the conflict in the world, SHSU is doing their part this month. Associate Director of Communications Julia May tells us how . . . . CONFRES9-27-13…