Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Seats Still Available for SHSU’s “Let’s Talk”

    Sam Houston State University will bring together a group of renowned experts on a variety of subjects to speak with guests in a conversational setting during the sixth annual “LET’S TALK!” on March 21st. Seats…

  • Country Music Star Auditions

    Walker County Fair Country Music Star Contest Spokesperson, Steve Fox, tells us that they are now taking applications, and they’ll begin auditions this Saturday . . . . COUNMUS3-13-13

  • Livingston Teacher Arrested

    Tuesday, a Livingston High School teacher was arrested following police response to reports of a man seen hugging a teenage girl at a park in Texas City. Forty-eight-year-old teacher and ROTC instructor, Timothy Glenn has…

  • Coach Fritz to Speak at SHSU

    SHSU’s head football coach Willie Fritz will discuss his reputation for “turning programs around” on Tuesday, March 19th, as part of the Honors Journeys Seminar. His presentation will begin at 5 p.m. in the Smith-Hutson…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Tuesday’s night shift police report three thefts. Items were stolen from a business in the 100 block of I-45 South. Unknown suspects stole items from a vehicle in the parking…

  • Teacher Job Fair at SHSU

    Mark your calendars. More than 90 schools and school districts will be talking to potential educators on Wednesday, March 20th, during the Spring Teacher Job Fair. The fair will be held from 9 a.m. to…

  • Vatican Presents New Pope

    Catholics have a new pope. He is Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina . . . . NEWPOPE3-13-13 The 76-year-old is the first Jesuit pope. The new leader of 1.2 billion Catholics is the church’s 266th…

  • City Charter Review Committee Meets

    The 2013 City Charter Review Committee got together last night to discuss various issues covered in the document. Issues discussed included length of councilmember terms, accepting citizen input, municipal boundaries, and councilmembers’ roles in personnel…

  • Liberty & Walker County Interlocal Shelter Agreement Approved

    At this week’s session of Walker County Commissioners, Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis filled commissioners in on an interlocal agreement on the local shelter regarding Liberty and Walker Counties. Davis said, by 2008 “we…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Monday’s day shift a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 7600 block of Highway 75 South–entry was forced. In the 100 block of I-45 South, an unknown suspect was reported…