Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • ABC News White House Correspondent Ann Compton Speaks at SHSU

    ABC News White House correspondent Ann Compton spoke at the James & Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center Tuesday in the president’s speaker series “Mingling with the Media.” Ms. Compton had a press conference with local…

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Saturday a known suspect assaulted his brother with a rock in the 600 block of 9th Street. A vehicle was burglarized in the 800 block of Avenue…

  • Belle Chanson Concert this Week

    The local singing group Belle Chanson has a special concert coming up this week. Spokesperson Cheri Yerkes tells us more . . . . BELLECHAN4-23-13

  • West Update

    Three out of four West, Texas schools were rendered unusable in Wednesday’s fertilizer plant explosion there. Monday, however, about 800 students went back to the classroom through the help of school districts in the area.…

  • Boston Marathon Bomber Charged

    The 19-year-old suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev,  was charged Monday while in his hospital room with using a weapon of mass destruction to kill. He could possibly receive the death penalty. In…

  • “Are You Ready” Workshop Today

    Huntsville Memorial Hospital’s Manager of Emergency Management and Security, Matt McDaniel, tell us that the Walker County “Are You Ready?” Emergency Management Workshop is today with the outdoors segment segment open at 3:30 at the…

  • Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention Month

    In observance of Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention Month each April,  SAAFE House has a number of events and activities hosted to raise the awareness of the community. On Wednesday, April 24th, they ask businesses,…

  • Jail Construction Update

    At Monday’s regular session of Walker County Commissioners Court, Walker County Jail Construction Project Manager Eddie Smith filed an update on the construction underway on our new $18-million dollar jail . . . . JAILUPDATE4-22-13…

  • Special Memorial Planned for West Plant Explosion Victims

    A special memorial ceremony for firefighers and first responders who lost their lives in the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas will be held Thursday at 2 PM at the Ferrell Center on the Baylor…

  • Boston Marathon Bombing Update

    Following the capture of the second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing, authorities report that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev remains hospitalized and not able to speak, as he suffers a gunshot wound to the throat. Following the…