Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Talks With HMH Doctors And Medical Personnel

    Our 8th District Congressman and Chairman of the House Ways & Means Health Care Subcommittee, Kevin Brady, addressed doctors, nurses and other health care professionals at a meeting at the Huntsville Memorial Hospital Wednesday. He…

  • Firefighter Casie Wheeler Brings Home The Gold

    Twenty-six-year-old local area resident Casie Wheeler just brought back some gold from the Fairfax 2015 World Police and Fire Games in Virginia. She filled us in on what the games were all about . .…

  • Preventing Burglaries

    Residential burglary is a persistent problem in most communities. There are ways to help deter it. We talked with HPD Lt. Jim Barnes about the issue . . . .   Lt. Barnes also highly…

  • Washington Naval Yard On Lockdown

    The Washington Naval Yard remains on lockdown this morning. There is, at this time, no confirmation of shots fired. The yard is the site of a 2013 shooting where a gunman killed 12 people.

  • Crime Stoppers Crime Report

    Crime Stoppers reports these crimes: A construction site on homes in the 3200 block of Elks Drive had tools stolen from the site between June 29, 2015 and June 30, 2015. The tools included a…

  • Chamber’s Diva Night Ahead

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Diva Night is scheduled for Friday, August 14th in the LSC Ballroom at SHSU 5:30 to 8:30. Chamber Board member Tammy Nokes updates us . . . .

  • NJ Governor Chris Christie Throws His Hat Into Presidential Ring

    And in a fiery speech Tuesday, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie announced his candidacy for president in his hometown of Livingston, New Jersey. . . .

  • More FEMA Info

    State and federal dollars are flowing into Texas communities recovering from the May 4 through June 19 storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes and floods. To date, more than $137 million in state and federal grants, U.S.…

  • Same-Sex Marriage Licenses To Be Issued

    Following the Supreme Court decision making same-sex marriages legal in all 50 states, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said county clerks in Texas who have religious objections to same-sex marriage can opt out of issuing…

  • John Ray Falk, Jr. Reindicted

    The Huntsville Item reports that John Ray Falk, Jr., who was originally indicted by a grand jury in Walker County in 2008 for the slaying of TDCJ correctional officer Susan Canfield, has been re-indicted for…