Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will get together for a regular meeting this evening at six. On tonight’s “Consent Agenda,” the Board will consider approval of the 2014-15 HISD Professional Development and Appraisal System Appraisers…

  • Trinity Constable Recovering

    KTRE.com reports that Trinity Precinct #2 Constable Mark Cole who was injured in a vehicle accident during the escape of a person being arrested in Trinity Tuesday is now “at home recovering from a concussion…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a gas theft was reported in the 100 block of I-45 South. A residential burglary was investigated in the 2600 block of El Toro. A report…

  • SHSU KAT Comedy Showcase Coming To SHSU

    Some funny business is coming to the SHSU campus this month, and I don’t mean streaking is back. SHSU Program Coordinator for SHSU’s Department of Student Activities, Steven Begnaud, tells us more . . .…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Obama’s Military Approach In Iraq

    We talked with Congressman Kevin Brady Wednesday, and we asked him how he felt about President Obama’s current military approach to dealing with the situation in Iraq . . . BRADOBAMIRAQ8-13-14

  • Trinity County Constable Injured During Escape Attempt

    Tuesday, the Nixle.com website reported that a Trinity County Constable was injured after a man had been taken into custody. The incident occurred around 12:38 PM Tuesday after Precinct #2 Constable Mark Cole and Sheriff’s…

  • County Clerk Kari French Comments On Courthouse Maintenance Issues To Commissioners

    At the regular Walker County Commissioners session this week, County Clerk Kari French addressed having an agreement with a Huntsville TDCJ Unit to have them clean and maintain the courthouse grounds. She expressed her view…

  • Gibbs-Powell House Improvements

    At this week’s regular session of Walker County Commissioners, commissioners approved payment of up to $2,000 to the Walker County Historical Commission for a budgeted match of projects to improve the Gibbs Powell House Museum. …

  • FM 1375 Bridge Over I-45 To Be Closed Thursday

    On Thursday, August 14, at 8 AM, weather permitting, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will close the FM 1375 bridge over IH 45 near New Waverly. The IH 45 frontage roads will remain…

  • Registration Deadline Approaches For Bearkat Family Weekend

    Families who want get into the Sam Houston State University spirit, while learning about campus traditions, must register by Aug. 25 for this year’s Bearkat Family Weekend, scheduled Sept. 12-14. The weekend will allow families…