Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Huntsville’s Charter Review Committee Met Monday

    Monday, Huntsville’s Charter Review Committee met. Committee members looked at the option of having regularly scheduled City Council meetings at other locations, instead of council chambers, in cases of larger citizen attendance. The committee also…

  • HISD’s Dr. Johnson Comments on Texas Senate Bill #1

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was HISD Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson.  He filled us in on legislation affecting Texas schools and HISD like the appropriations bill, Senate Bill #1, which was approved by…

  • Americans Targeted by IRS Get to Speak to Ways & Means Committee

    The investigation of the IRS continues. Today, Americans who were targeted will get to tell the Ways & Means Committee what happened to them. Congressman Kevin Brady tells us more . . . . BRADIRS6-3-13

  • Superintendent Johnson Comments on Bond Issue

    The HISD Bond Election didn’t pass a bond this time around. We asked Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson about HISD plans for any future endeavor in regard to the bond issue. He said they were “regrouping…

  • Two Charged with Participating in Dog Fighting Operation

    A Walker County grand jury has indicted Clarence Collins Clemons and Rodney James with dog fighting–participating in earnings or providing a building or property. Clemons and James were arrested in March. Clemons was still being…

  • New Military Tank in Place at HEARTS Museum

    A new and interesting piece of military gear has arrived at the HEARTS Veterans Museum in Huntsville. We talked with Museum Director Richie Harris Friday afternoon . . . . TANK5-31-13

  • SAAFE House Crawfest Coming June 13th

    The SAAFEHOUSE Crawfest is coming up on the 13th of June. Marketing and Developing Director Dee Everett updates us . . . . CRAWFEST5-31-13 Call 291-3529.

  • Ag Commissioner Todd Staples Urges Texans to Visit Farmers Markets

    Farmers’ Markets are flourishing all over Texas, and Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples recommends visiting one at this time of the year . . . . FARMSTAPLE5-31-13 There are two farmer’s markets for you to…

  • HISD Sports Turf Project Underway

    If you’ve noticed a lot of dirt being moved around near the Huntsville High School–it’s all good, and it’s all about improvement. We talked with HISD Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson . . . . HISDDIRTPRO5-30-13…

  • Shot in the Dark Golf Tournament Today

    Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Events & Communications Manager Laura Green informs us that the 10th Annual Shot in the Dark Golf Tournament is today at Raven Nest Golf Club . . . . SHOTINDARK5-30-13