Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session at the Courthouse at nine this morning. Included on today’s “Consent Agenda” is the approval of the purchase of a 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe for the Criminal District…

  • Suddenlink School Supply Drive Benefits Huntsville ISD

    Huntsville Independent School District would like to thank Suddenlink Communications for the school supply drive they held late this summer for the benefit of their students. For a donation of $20 worth of school supplies…

  • TSU Board Of Regents Meet

    The Texas State University System Board of Regents took action on several items for SHSU during the board’s quarterly meeting at Lamar University in Beaumont on Friday, November 7th. Sam Houston State University was authorized…

  • Wynne Home Workshops Ahead

    Wynne Home Arts Center intern Megan Chapa tells us that the holidays are right around the corner, and the Wynne Home has two special workshops that will be conducted there, and those are on the…

  • Nursing Program On Sexual Assault Issues Scheduled At SHSU

    A special program is coming this week to SHSU’s Criminal Justice Center’s Hazel B. Kerper courtroom. Criminal Justice Publication Coordinator Beth Kuhles updates us . . . .

  • SHSU’s Lt. Col. Robert McCormick Comments On Leadership

    It’s Veteran’s Week at SHSU and in Walker County with special Veterans events in the city this week. Today, at the university, there’s a Veterans Job and Resource Fair from 10 to 2 at SHSU’s…

  • A Shooting & A Local Indictment Reported

    According to stories in the Huntsville Item today, 87-year-old Huntsville woman Minnie Johnson was taken into custody Thursday by HPD for allegedly shooting her husband in the arm. A warrant for aggravated assault with a…

  • Operation Christmas Child Planned

    “Operation Christmas Child” is coming to the Huntsville area this month. Samaritan’s Purse Regional Manager for our area Matt McClelland tells us more . . . .   Huntsville collection sites hope to collect 20,000…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police new, on the day shift Wednesday two residential burglaries were reported at two residences in the 1400 block of Nottingham. A theft was reported in the 2800 block of Lake Road. A…

  • Entergy’s Stan Foley Reports On Last Night’s Power Outage

    There was a power outage in Huntsville last night. Entergy’s Stan Foley updates us . . . .