Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday a commercial burglary was investigated in the 1000 block of MLK. A case of credit card abuse was reported in the 2700 block of Montgomery Road–a…

  • Entergy’s Stan Foley Offers Summer Energy-Saving Tips

    The summer is starting to heat up even more, and the rise in temperatures are often followed by a rise in energy costs. Entergy Customer Service Manager Stan Foley passes along some tips for summer…

  • Update on Double-Homicide in Walker County–Victims Identified

    We have an update on that double-homicide in Walker County. Walker County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a 9-1-1 call last night on Williams Road off Highway 30 to find a double homicide. A 55-year-old…

  • Double Homicide in Huntsville Wednesday Night

    Walker County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a 9-1-1 call last night on Williams Road off Highway 30 to find a double homicide. An approximately 60-year-old black woman and her two-year-old grandson were found dead…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a regular session this evening at six. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes the acceptance of bids for music supplies and instruments, counseling supplies and equipment, and Career Tech…

  • Move It Movement Tour Coming to SHSU’s The Woodland’s Center

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt tells us that the “university will offer youth a way to get moving during a day of games and activities on August 11th when the Cartoon Network will bring…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday at a location at the intersection of Pear Drive and 11th Street an unknown suspect stole a tractor and trailor. A vehicle burglary was reported in…

  • Judge Erwin Ernst Dies

    Wednesday, retired 12th District Walker County Judge Erwin Ernst died. He was 88. Ernst had served as District Judge from 1978 to 1988 before being appointed the Senior Judge in 1988 until he retired. Memorial…

  • Proposed Budget Presented for Council Discussion Tuesday Night

    Last night, the Huntsville City Council watched and participated in a PowerPoint presentation and discussion of the proposed upcoming budget for the City. City Manager Matt Benoit prefaced the presentation with the input he hoped…

  • Road & Bridge #4 Security Improvements Approved

    This week in Commissioners’  Court Walker County Commissioners moved forward on improving security for the Road & Bridge Barn in Commissioner Tim Paulsel’s Precinct #4. Purchasing Agent Mike Williford explained some possible changes to further…