Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Law Enforcement Roundtable Held Thursday

    8th District Congressman Kevin Brady held a roundtable for law enforcement officers from Walker and nearby counties at the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Thursday afternoon to get their input on local and other legal…

  • General Sam Houston Folk Festival Kicks Off

    The Sam Houston Memorial Museum will celebrate the lives of the Houston family by recreating the 1800′s Huntsville atmosphere in which they lived during the 26th annual Gen. Sam Houston Folk Festival this Friday through…

  • Farmers Market & Airing of Quilts Saturday

    The Farmers Market returns and other events will be taking place in downtown Huntsville Saturday. Main Street Coordinator Kim McCauliffe updates us . . . . FARMMKT5-2-13

  • Thursday’s Houston Airport Shooting

    The man who died from gunfire about 1:30 Thursday afternoon near the Terminal B ticket counter at the Bush Intercontinental Airport was 29-year-old Carnell Marcus Moore from Beaumont. It’s unclear who fired the shot that…

  • HISD Board Meets at Noon

    The HISD Board of Trustees will hold a public meeting at the Hawkins Administration Building at noon today. Items to be discussed and considered for approval that require Board action include a bid for athletic…

  • Accident on Sam Houston Wednesday Knocks-Down Utility Pole

    That shutdown of traffic on part of Sam Houston Avenue Wednesday afternoon was caused by a driver running into a utility pole with their Lexus between 20th and 21st Street. The single-vehicle wreck caused nearby…

  • Congressman Brady Holding Roundtable Meeting for Law Enforcement at Noon

    Today at noon Congressman Kevin Brady is holding a roundtable meeting with local law enforcement officers, constables, and deputies to get their input on the issues that affect their communities. The roundtable is scheduled from…

  • “Tourism Week” May 4th through 12th

    Huntsville’s Director of Tourism and Cultural Services Director Kimm Thomas says her department is excited about the “National Tourism Week” celebration May 4th through 12th at  the Statue Visitor Center and in Huntsville . .…

  • Cinco de Mayo Planned Saturday

    Council President for LULAC in Huntsville, John Escobedo, informs us that LULAC and Walker County Unidos is inviting the entire community to come out to the Walker County Annex parking lot Saturday . . .…

  • SHSU Junior Fellows Charity Football Saturday

    SHSU’s Political Science Junior Fellows annual fundraising game happens this weekend. Political science professor Mike Yawn updates us . . . . CHARITY5-1-13