Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a known suspect stole money from an elderly victim in the 600 block of I-45 South. A known suspect was reported to have harassed a victim…

  • Resolution Approved for Walker County Community Plan

    At this week’s regular session of Walker County Commissioners, Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator Sherrie Pegoda addressed commissioners in regard to a resolution in reference to the Walker County Public Safety Community Plan. Ms. Pegoda said,…

  • Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at Trump International Hotel in D-C Held Wednesday

    An official ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. was held Wednesday. It was a prime piece of real estate that needed to be renovated–the old U-S Post Office. Trump’s family was…

  • Kids Program at Library Today

    There’s stuff for kids to do today at the Huntsville Public Library. Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail has the information . . . .

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County elections manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Tuesday was 1,777. This makes for a total of 3,055 voters checked-in during early voting in the November…

  • Ira James Baldwin Sentenced

    The Huntsville Item reports that Tuesday District Judge Hal Ridley sentenced a 32-year-old Huntsville man, Ira James Baldwin, to 20 years in prison for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. He reportedly shot Lee’Waynna Ferguson…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday police investigated a case in the 200 block of Hickory Drive where a known suspect was reported to have forged the signature of another person. An…

  • Avenue M Closed Between 11th and 10th Saturday

    Here’s a heads-up for local drivers. Huntsville residents should be aware that Avenue M will be closed between 11th Street and 10th Street on Saturday, October 29th, for roof replacement at First National Bank.

  • Heart Walk Ahead in November

    Ce Cowart Schilcher with the Walker County Healthy Initiative came by Commissioners Court Monday to promote signing up County Employees for the upcoming Heart Walk. It’s scheduled for Saturday, November 12th, at Bower Stadium .…

  • Teacher Fair at SHSU Today

    Students looking to go from the classrooms of Sam Houston State University to the classrooms of one of the thousands of schools across the state will have an opportunity to talk with some of those…