Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Keystone Pipeline Versus Rail

    The Keystone Pipeline versus rail–Congressman Kevin Brady comments . . . . BRADKEYS10-14-14  

  • James A. Baker Speaks At Gaertner Performance Hall

    Former Secretary of State and the first recipient of SHSU’s Sam Houston Humanitarian Award, James Baker, answered questions at the university’s James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center Thursday. He made himself available to the…

  • Marjetta Spriggs Updates HISD Trustees On “Learning Rounds”

    The HISD Board of Trustees met for their regular board meeting last night at the Hawkins Administration Building. Of the many issues focused on, Executive Director for Curriculum and Instruction Marjetta Spriggs filed a “Learning…

  • City Gospel Musical Extravaganza Saturday

    A huge gospel celebration comes to Huntsville this weekend. At a recent City Council session, City Parks spokesperson Joseph Wiggs filled everyone in on the big event . . . .  

  • Bow-Wow Wine Fest This Weekend

    A fundraising event for our local animal shelter is scheduled this weekend. Rita B Huff Shelter Director Marjolein Lemmon fills us in . . . .    

  • Texas Has Record Number Of Registered Voters

    Yesterday, Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry announced that a record number of 14,025,441 Texans are registered to vote. The last day to register in time for the November 4 Election was October 6. The…

  • Movie In The Park Tonight

    Join Recreation Services at Kate Barr Ross Park, 448 State Highway 75 North, tonight at dark around 7:00 or 7:30 for an outdoor movie. Bring the whole family and join them for a sports-themed, modern…

  • HISD Student Brings B-B Gun With Him On Bus Wednesday

    Huntsville ISD reports that an elementary student brought an Airsoft 6 mm BB gun with a supply of plastic BBs to school Wednesday. The student displayed the gun on the bus and discharged an orange…

  • Former Secretary Of State James Baker Speaks At SHSU Today

    James A. Baker III, former United States secretary of state, will discuss the work he did under three U.S. presidents today for the Sam Houston State University President’s Speaker Series. Associate Director of Communications Julia…

  • HISD Board Of Trustees Meet

    The HISD Board of Trustees meet for a regular session this evening at six. The Board will recognize students and staff for their achievements. There will be a hearing for School FIRST–the Financial Integrity Rating…