Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Commissioners Court- Info on Presidential Letter & Upcoming Applicants Briefing

    At Commissioners’ Court Special Session Monday afternoon, Walker County Judge Danny Pierce read a letter given to him by Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis . . . .   County EMC Butch Davis commented .…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Tonight the council will have hearings regarding amending various articles of the Development Code. The “Consent Agenda” includes authorization…

  • Kat Safety Bash Features Interactive Demonstrations

    The big fourth Annual Kat Safety Bash is going to be held tonight from 6 to 8 on the north end of the Bower Stadium parking lot. They’ll have over 30 safety vendors out there,…

  • Representative Bailes Speaks to Walker County Republican Women

    Monday, District 18 State Representative Ernest Bailes spoke to Walker County Republican Women about recent legislation and issues covering maternal mobidity rates, Uber in Huntsville, school finance, teacher pay raises and seat belts on buses.…

  • Maria–Now a Hurricane

    On Sunday, Maria became a hurricane and was predicted to grow a lot stronger over the next 48 hours. It is expected to go along a path that would take it close to several islands…

  • Eleven Hurt in I-45 Accident over Weekend

    New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department firefigther Jimmy Williams reports that Saturday evening an accident on I-45 sent 11 people to Huntsville Memorial Hospital.  Seven vehicles involved in the accident near a weekend construction zone led…

  • Commissioners Meet for a Special-Session

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this afternoon at 1:30 at the courthouse. Constable Loosier will discuss taking action on the purchase of ammunition and magazines in an amount not to exceed…

  • Huntsville ISD Special-Called Meeting Tonight

    Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees will hold a special-called meeting at six tonight at the Hawkins Administration Building. The Texas Association of School Boards Executive Search Services and the DRV Executive Search Services will be…

  • Representative Ernest Bailes Will Speak to Walker County Republican Women Today

    Today,  District 18 House Representative Ernest Bailes will be in town to talk about the September 1st Texas legislative changes and the Hurricane Harvey impact on District 18 at a meeting of the Walker County…

  • KAT Safety Bash Ahead

    SHSU Police Department Patrol Officer Jeff Butterworth informs us that the big fourth Annual Kat Safety Bash is going to be Tuesday, September 19th from 6 PM to 8 PM in the Bower Stadium parking…