Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • City Council Approves Applications For Cultural District Grants

    At Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers considered approval of two applications for grants for the City’s Cultural District, in particular along Town Creek. Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease explained the grants. The first,…

  • Jeffrey Martinez Trial To Begin

    The KBTX website reports that selection of a jury and the opening statements in the Jeffrey Martinez trial for manslaughter got underway on Tuesday in Huntsville. Martinez is on trial for driving in the wrong…

  • Texas Tribune Presented A Criminal Justice Program Tuesday

    The Texas Tribune presented a program regarding criminal justice for the next five years on the SHSU campus Tuesday. The Tribune’s Evan Smith emceed a panel of four, including the Deputy Director of the Center…

  • First Female Fighter Pilot Will Speak At SHSU

    Carey Lohrenz, having flown missions worldwide as the first female F-14 Tomcat fighter pilot in the United States Navy, is used to working in fast-moving, dynamic climates, where inconsistent execution can generate catastrophic results. Lohrenz…

  • National Night Out Tonight

    The National Night Out for Huntsville is tonight. Come out to the Target and Academy parking lot from 4 to 7 PM. HPD officer Ryann Kaaa  tells us all about it . . . .…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Previous to the meeting, they will meet for a workshop to consider and discuss recommendations of the Council…

  • Lecture On San Jacinto Town Site

    You’re invited to a special presentation tonight at the Walker Education Center for a presentation called “San Jacinto Town Site: Artifacts from the Larry Golden Collection” Museum spokesperson Sandy Rogers has more on this look…

  • Texas Tribune Features Criminal Justice Presentation Today

    The Texas Tribune is presenting Criminal Justice: The Next Five Years today from 11:30 AM to 1 PM. The conversation begins at noon at SHSU’s Lowman Student Center Room 320. The event is free and…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Friday’s day shift police were dispatched to the 1400 block of Avenue O in a case of electronic message harassment. On the night shift Friday, a commercial burglary in the…

  • Heart Of Huntsville Project

    In our studios recently, along with participating SHSU students, political science professor Mike Yawn filled us in on one of the local cultural improvement endeavors the Center for Law, Engagement and Politics is involved in…