Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Walker County Grand Jury Indicts La Grange Woman

    A Walker County grand jury has indicted Addison Layne Weiss of La Grange with intoxicated assault with a vehicle in connection with an accident that seriously injured a New Waverly woman last July on Highway…

  • TDCJ Escapee Juan Salaz Captured

    Thirty-seven-year-old Juan Salaz, who escaped from TDCJ’s Garza East Unit in Beeville in 1997, has been captured in Mexico. Before escaping, Salaz was serving three concurrent 35-year sentences for two counts of attempted capital murder…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, Tuesday night the HPD Bike Team of Officer Murray and Officer Schubert arrested a 42-year-old woman in the 700 block of Hayman Street on two different possession of a controlled substance…

  • City Providing Good Drinking Water

    The City is providing good drinking water. At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, City Manager Matt Benoit said that the City had been notified back in December that the City of…

  • Sweethearts 5K Run/Walk Coming Up

    February is Heart Health Month. The American Heart Association has a big event planned this weekend. Spokesperson and Huntsville Memorial Hospital Cardiac Rehab Tech Heath Clark fills us in . . . . SWETHEART2-6-13 To…

  • City Council Discusses Mural Issue

    At Tuesday night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers discussed how to solve an issue regarding repairs to a mural of Sam Houston at the former Adam’s Furniture building in downtown Huntsville. There…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Saturday’s day shift a residential burglary was investigated in the 2400 block of Montgomery Road. On the night shift Saturday, someone damaged the tires on a vehicle in the 400…

  • “Real Talk with CJ” Presentation Planned

    SHSU’s College of Criminal Justice is planning another presentation to prepare students going into the Criminal Justice field. CJ Publications Coordinator Beth Kuhles tells us more . . . . KUHLESCJ2-1-13  

  • It’s Heart Health Month

    Valentine’s day comes up this month, and Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples passes along there’s another affair of the heart focused on this month . . . . STAPLEHEART2-5-13

  • SHSU Student Health Center to Offer Free Flu Shots

    With most states reporting high flu levels this year, SHSU’s Student Health Center is offering students who missed their vaccination clinic in the fall the opportunity to get it now. Free vaccinations will be disseminated…