Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Tuesday’s City Council Session

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night. They heard a presentation from Charter Review Committee Chairman Rhonda Reddoch on the Committee’s recommendations for changes to the City’s charter. This had followed an…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday an I-Pad and cellular phone were reported found on Highway 75 North. At 12th Street and Avenue M, a cash register and other items were found.…

  • City Board or Commission Applications Available

    Applications are available for Huntsville residents interested in serving on a City board or commission or to be considered for re-appointment to current positions ending August 31st, 2013. Residents may submit applications to the City…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

    Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady says he’s ready to help congress pass the “Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act . . . .” BRADPAINCAP6-18-13

  • SHSU Planetarium Presentation Today

    Today, the the SHSU planetarium will present “The Nature of Science” and “The Colors of Summer” beginning at 4 PM. “The Nature of Science” is a 22-minute program intended to communicate what science is and…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. There will be a workshop at 5 PM preceding the meeting where the Charter Review Committee will discuss…

  • Hurricane Ike Repair Assistance Available

    Walker County residents whose homes sustained damage during Hurricane Ike are encouraged to attend a Hurricane Ike Intake/Outreach day on Thursday, June 20th at the Huntsville Public Library from 4 PM to 7 PM. Hurricane…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday two residential burglaries were reported–one in the 2100 block of N 1/2 and another in the 600 block of Vicki Drive. On Friday’s night shift,…

  • Walker County Health Initiative Underway

    There’s a special Walker County Health Initiative underway. Huntsville Family YMCA Community Executive Director Sandra Clifton said it “was inspired by a grant that the County received.” She passed along that “Walker County is the…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples Recommends a Visit to Cowgirl Hall of Fame

    You hear many stories about cowboys–but cowgirls also, of course–helped tame Texas and the West. Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples recommends a visit to the Cowgirl Hall of Fame in Fort Worth . . .…