Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Children’s Book Club Meets this Afternoon

    Huntsville Public Library’s Children’s Coordinator Janelle Valera has some questions for kids . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/LIBVALERA12-3-12.mp3|titles=LIBVALERA12-3-12] Ms. Valera says, “All readers are welcomed, even if you haven’t read the book.” For more info, call…

  • SHSU Women’s Basketball Fundraiser Scheduled

    You’re invited to have a good time while helping out a good cause this week. SHSU Women’s Basketball Coach Brenda Nichols tells us how . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/WOMENBKB12-3-12.mp3|titles=WOMENBKB12-3-12]

  • Falk Trial Jury Hears Medical Testimony

    Friday, the final witness testified in a Bryan courtroom in the capital murder trial of John Ray Falk Jr. who is accused in the murder of former TDCJ corrections officer Susan Canfield during an escape…

  • Chamber Recognizes Several Citizens at Friday’s Gala

    Poncho and Sugar Roberts were awarded the Mance Park Lifetime Achievement Award at Friday night’s annual Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Holiday Gala held at SHSU’s Lowman Student Center Ballroom.  They were the 16th recipients…

  • Council Continues Discussing City Manager Hiring This Afternoon

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in special session this afternoon at five at City Hall. They will go into closed Executive Session where they will discuss the hiring of one of the four finalists…

  • SHSU Fall Commencement Speakers Chosen

    The speakers for SHSU’s fall commencement have been chosen. Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt updates us . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/JENNIFERCOMM11-30-12.mp3|titles=JENNIFERCOMM11-30-12] Brady will speak to Friday’s graduates from the College of Business Administration and the…

  • City Council Approves Hiring Customer Analytics Firm

    The Huntsville City Council recently approved hiring a Forth Worth customer analytics firm to put together data to help Huntsville recruit and retain various forms of economic development. Councilmember Keith Olson talked with us about…

  • Falk Trial Hears from More Witnesses Thursday

    Testimony from witnesses continued in a Bryan courtroom Thursday in the capital murder trial of John Ray Falk Jr. who is accused of being an accomplice in the murder of former TDCJ Correctional officer Susan…

  • “Harnessing Huntsville’s Potential” Study Underway

    A large crowd of concerned Walker County citizens showed up for the “Harnessing Huntsville’s Potential” presentation at the library Thursday night. The regional planning group “Design Workshop” is putting together a study for our area.…

  • Downtown Christmas Fair Saturday

    Huntsville Main Street Program Coordinator Kim McCauliffe is inviting you to celebrate Christmas downtown this weekend . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/DOWNFAIR11-28-12.mp3|titles=DOWNFAIR11-28-12]