Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Sweethearts 5K Run-Walk Tomorrow

    February is Heart Health Month. The American Heart Associaton has a big event planned this weekend. The 2013 Sweethearts 5K Fun Run/Walk will be held tomorrow. Registration begins at 8 AM. The Race starts at…

  • HISD Community Forum on Long-Range Facilities Plan Tonight

    HISD will be hosting a Community forum and Board Workshop on their Long-Range Facilities Plan tonight at six in the Hawkins Administration Building Board Room. The meeting is open to the public. HISD Coordinator of…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Tuesday’s day shift a known juvenile was reported to have assaulted a Mance Park Middle School staff member. In the 700 block of 7th Street, a 22-year-old man was arrested…

  • Sam Houston Memorial Museum to Present New Exhibit

    Sam Houston Memorial Museum will be presenting a new exhibit soon. Marketing Coordinator Megan Buro tells us more . . . . MEGAN2-13-13  

  • Digital Photography Course Scheduled at Library

    The Huntsville Public Library will offer a unique adult education opportunity on Thursday, February 21st, for anyone who has ever been curious about digital photography. Adult Services Coordinator Denise Tilson fills us in . .…

  • Valentine’s Day Language of Love to be Shared at SHSU

    Today, the SHSU foreign languages department will celebrate the language of love in what has traditionally been considered the medium of love. The Valentine’s Day Multilingual Love Poetry Readings will be shared at noon on…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Saturday a handgun was found in the 900 block of Veterans Memorial Parkway and turned into police. On Saturday’s night shift, in the 300 block of…

  • Commissioners Approve Warrant Fee Increase Resolution

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners approved a resolution supporting Texas House Bill #211 that would raise warrant fees. Representative Allen Fletcher authored the bill which would raise warrant fees from $50 dollars to $75 dollars, if…

  • Tips to Prevent Vehicle Burglaries

    Vehicle burglaries occur around the area on almost a daily basis. There are ways to prevent them. HPD Lieutenant Jim Barnes passed along some tips recently that should help . . . . VEHBURG2-12-13

  • AT&T Campaign to Stop Texting while Driving at SHSU Today

    There is one thing that distracts people on the road more than anything else–texting. According to AT&T, among the phone related activities people can perform while on the road—including talking, dialing, or even reaching for…