Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Dye For Dogs Event Scheduled

    The 2015 Dye for Dogs 5K Color Run/Walk is coming soon to New Waverly. Spokesperson Shawn Lane tells us more . . . .   For more information or to register, go to dyefordogs.com, or…

  • Trump Responds To Reporter At Recent News Conference

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump spoke this week to the press before his speech at a Lincoln Day Dinner in Michigan. One reporter there confronted Trump, asking him to become more specific on his future…

  • Heat Advisory In Effect

    Straight-line winds and rain last night are followed today by a Heat Advisory in effect from 10 this morning until 9 this evening. A reminder–Never leave children or pets unattended in a vehicle, even for…

  • Two Top Secret Emails Found On Hillary Clinton Server

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said yesterday that she had told her aides to release her e-mail server to the Justice Department. It is the personal e-mail server she used while serving as U-S Secretary…

  • Sears Lot Burglarized

    HPD Lt. Curt Landrum informs us that early Monday HPD received a call on a burglary at Sears on 11th Street.  When the officers responded they couldn’t really tell if anything had been taken, as…

  • Congressman Brady Town Hall Meetings Scheduled for Monday

    Mark your calendar. Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady has several Town Hall meetings scheduled for next Monday in Huntsville: Walker County Republican Women Monday, August 17th 11:30 – 1:00pm Walker Education Center, 1402 19th…

  • Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller Offers Advice On Watermelons

    Not only are we in the middle of a heat wave here in Texas, but fortunately summer is also watermelon season in the Lone Star State. Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller says, “While you can…

  • Protests In Ferguson, Missouri Continue

    Last night, approximately a couple dozen people were arrested in Ferguson, Missouri as the fourth night of protests continued, commemorating the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown’s death. In the St. Louis area Monday, its been…

  • Record Vote Taken On Tax Rate In Commissioners’ Court

    Monday, commissioners took a record vote on the proposed tax rate. County Auditor Patrica Allen discussed the rate with County Judge Danny Pierce . . . .   Commissioners approved the rate. There will be…

  • Beginner’s Guide To Online Privacy Presentation Ahead

    Mark your calendars. The Beginner’s Guide to Online Privacy is scheduled for August the 27th at the Huntsville Public Library from 4 to 5 PM. We talked with the featured speaker, president of the local…