Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Annual “County U” Program

    If you’d like to take an up-close and personal look at how local government runs, SHSU’s Political Science Junior Fellows is bringing back their annual program next month. Professor Mike Yawn tells us more .…

  • Huntsville City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Tonight the Council will hold a public hearing to receive citizen input regarding the proposed Houston-Galveston Area Council Regional Hazard…

  • Commissioners Approve A/C Replacement at Jail Facility

    Walker County Commissioners met for a special session Monday afternoon to approve purchase of a replacement air conditioning unit for the County Jail building facility. The original estimate was around $10,000 dollars, but that was…

  • City Moving Forward on New City Manager

    The City of Huntsville is moving forward in the recruitment of a new City Manager. We talked with Mayor Mac Woodward recently . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/MACITMGR9-17-12.mp3|titles=MACITMGR9-17-12]

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift last Friday police were called to the 2300 block of Gainous Street where an unknown suspect had set fire to a mobile home. On Saturday’s day shift,…

  • HCT Presents “Boys Next Door”

    Huntsville Community Theatre is presenting a play called the “Boys Next Door.” Stage Manager Margie Eglsaer tells us more . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/HUNTCOMM9-17-12.mp3|titles=HUNTCOMM9-17-12]

  • Burn Ban Lifted

    Walker County Commissioners Court has lifted the “Burn Ban” for Walker County effective at noon today– Monday, September 17th.

  • Commissioners Court Special Session Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this afternoon at 3:30 at the Courthouse to discuss the possible approval of the purchase of an air conditioning system for the jail for $18,890 dollars…

  • Voter Information Update

    The last day to register to vote in the November 6th, 2012 General and Special election is Tuesday, October 9th at 5:00 p.m., and citizens are encouraged to take the required steps before the deadline.…

  • City Political Sign Rules

    The November elections are around the corner, and political candidates are encouraged to observe regulations for political signage. We talked with City of Huntsville Building Official Mike Roempke about political sign rules . . .…