Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • “Constitution Day” At SHSU

    The nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court have made a case for themselves as one of the most controversial courts in recent history, issuing decisions that have shocked and led to blistering dissent, even…

  • Election Identification Certificates Available

    The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding Texans in advance of the upcoming November election that Election Identification Certificates (EIC) are available year-round at all Texas driver license offices for individuals in need of…

  • Senate Armed Services Hearing On Isis Held Tuesday

    During the Senate Armed Services Committee Hearing on the terrorist group ISIS, South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham was unrelenting in his questions to General Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, about the…

  • Meeting Held On Way-Finding Signage

    FD2S, a design firm from Austin, held a discussion Monday evening at the Huntsville Public Library with some members of the Huntsville City Council and members of the community who are interested in the City’s…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Director of Tourism and Cultural Services Kimm Thomas will have a presentation on tourism marketing strategy. There will be…

  • District Clerk Technology Fund Hearing Held

    Walker County District Clerk Robyn Flowers addressed county commissioners Monday morning during their special session in a public hearing regarding Texas Senate Bill 1685 in reference to the District Clerk Technology Fund. It regards a…

  • No “Burn Ban”

    Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis and commissioners discussed the possibility of instituting a “Burn Ban” for the county. Davis discussed the Keetch Byram Drought Index figures for the county and other information regarding a…

  • HPD Looking For Men Involved In Check Fraud

    On July 11, 2014, several men described as Hispanic cashed fraudulent payroll checks from Southwood Forest Products (Steely Lumber) at First Financial Bank for several thousand dollars. On August 1, several men again cashed fraudulent…

  • Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Today’s “Statutory Agenda” includes a public hearing on Senate Bill 1685 which is in regard to the District Clerk…

  • Way-Finding Signage Meeting At Library Today

    The City of Huntsville Neighborhood Resources Department will hold a special public meeting tonight to gain citizen input on future wayfinding signage for installation in Huntsville. The meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. in…