Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Recent Poll Of Americans

    How do Americans say our country is doing right now? Congressman Kevin Brady reports . . . . BRADPOLL9-17-14

  • City Council Approves Budget & Tax Rate

    Tuesday night, the Huntsville City Council approved a $62 million budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year and approved a tax rate of 41.06 cents per $100 of evaluation. This drops the tax rate by a…

  • “MDA Lock-up” Today

    A special fundraising event will be underway in Huntsville today. Muscular Dystrophy Association spokesperson Maddie Hartsfield tells us more . . . .  

  • “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…