Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Senator Ted Cruz on Defunding Obamacare

    During the five-week U-S Senate recess, Texas Senator Ted Cruz will speak at a series of town hall meetings across America to try to increase support to defund Obamacare. Senator Cruz talked to several House…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news on the day shift Wednesday, at the intersection of State Highway 19 and Old Colony Road a vehicle struck a horse–the driver wasn’t injured. In an accident at I-45 South and…

  • Veteran Eddie Gray Walks America

    Marine Corps veteran Eddie Gray will be coming through Huntsville Saturday as he Walks America. He’s been walking for the past five years, starting in Ashland, Montana. We talked to him by phone Thursday, and…

  • TDCJ Running Out of Pentobarbital

    TDCJ says it will run out of pentobarbital, the drug used in lethal injections to carry out Texas’ death penalty, next month. TDCJ Public Information Officer Jason Clark says alternative drugs and sources are being…

  • SHSU Parking Permits Available

    You can get your parking permits for SHSU fall and spring semesters now. We talked with SHSU Police Chief Kevin Morris . . . . SHSUPARK7-31-13 Chief Morris will be our guest on “Around Town”…

  • House, Ways, & Means Hearing Held Thursday on Upcoming Health Care Exchanges

    On October 1, 2013, open enrollment is scheduled to begin in 51 new health care Exchanges. While the majority of Americans will continue to obtain qualified coverage through an employer, others will seek coverage through…

  • Law Enforcement Seeking Assistance from Public on Double Murder

    The homicides of 18-month old Aiyden Lewis and his grandmother, 55-year-old Shanta Crawford, Wednesday, July 24th, continue to be investigated by law enforcement. Members of the Huntsville and Dallas communities may have information to assist…

  • HISD Security Efforts

    At HISD’s Board of Trustee’s Workshop this week, Assistant Superintendent Sonny Cruse updated board members on efforts to staff all HISD campuses with a security officer. He said one of the companies he talked with…

  • City Election Filings Underway

    Several candidates for City office have filed to run in the November 5th election in Huntsville. Kendall Scudder, who works as a leasing agent, will be running against Ward #2 City Council incumbent Tish Humphrey.…

  • Douglas Feldman Executed Wednesday Night

    Fifty-five-year-old Douglas Feldman was executed by lethal injection in Huntsville last night for the shooting deaths in the Dallas area 15 years ago of two truck drivers–Robert Everett and Nicolas Velasquez. The two men’s deaths…