Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday two vehicle burglaries were investigated–one in the 200 block of I-45 North and another in the 100 block of I-45 South. A sexual assault report was…

  • Cancer Fundraiser For TDCJ Employee Today And Tomorrow

    A cancer fundraiser for a TDCJ Ellis Unit employee, Leeann Lapole, who is suffering from the rarest form of Melanoma Stage 5 cancer will be held on two days.  Today it will be from 11…

  • Russia Requests U-S Warplanes Exit Syria

    A senior U-S official has informed Fox News that officials from Russia have requested that American warplanes leave Syrian airspace immediately. The official says diplomats from Russia have sent an official demarche which orders U-S…

  • Commissioners Approve Jail Agreement With Trinity County

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, Jail Director Captain Steve Fisher addressed commissioners about an Interlocal Cooperation Agreement related to Jail use with Trinity County. It’s similar to agreements we already have with Montgomery…

  • TDCJ Executive Director Brad Livingston Receives Special Award

    TDCJ Public Information Office Director Jason Clark informs us that TDCJ Executive Director Brad Livingston was recognized recently by the Association of State Correctional Administrators as the 2015 Outstanding Director of Corrections . . .…

  • Wynne Home Art Classes Available For Sign-up

    The Wynne Home is featuring special classes again this fall for area residents. We talked with Wynne Home intern Jasmine Moss who filled us in on some of the courses . . . .  …

  • Planned Parenthood President Appears Before House Oversight Committee

    Tuesday, Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, testified before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on her organization’s use of taxpayer funding. Committee members asked questions about Planned Parenthood’s selling of…

  • SHSU, SFA Rivalry Week To Heat Up With Annual Firefest

    Students looking for an opportunity to get pumped up for the annual Battle of the Piney Woods can show their spirit at the annual “Firefest” pep rally on Thursday, October 1st, at Intramural Field No.…

  • Obama And Putin Meet To Discuss Syria

    Monday at the United Nations summit, President Obama and Russian leader Vladimir Putin held a face-to- face meeting over issues in Syria. A U-S official source said the two agreed to talk about political transition…

  • Court Security Issues Discussed By Commissioners Monday

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners considered a courthouse security project. In addressing the court, County Auditor Patricia Allen said, “The two District Judges, and the County Court-at-Law judge and the County Judge have been…