Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Early Voting Underway

    EARLY VOTING: October 24th – November 4th 1) Main Early Voting Site: Walker County Annex 1301 Sam Houston Ave, Suite 101 Dates: Oct. 24th – Nov. 4th, Monday thru Friday Times: 8:00 am – 5:00…

  • Mayor Brauninger Comments on Bond Propositions

    Various local bond propositions on are on the November 8th ballot. Our guest this week on “Around Town” was Huntsville Mayor Andy Brauninger. In regard to some of the facilities for Huntsville on the ballot,…

  • Center at SHSU to Honor Veterans with a Ribbon Ceremony

    In recognition of National Veterans Awareness Week, Nov. 9-15, the Sam Houston State University Veterans Resource Center and the Collegiate Veterans Association will accept donations for yellow ribbons Tuesday through Thursday (Oct. 25-27). A table…

  • Professor Peter Roussel Will Read From His Novel at SHSU Today

    Just in time to offer some much-needed comic relief as Election Day nears, Sam Houston State University Warner Endowed Professor of mass communication Peter Roussel will read from “Ruffled Flourishes,” his serio-comic novel of Washington,…

  • State Department Reacts to Russian Poll Observers

    Several U-S states have refused requests from Russian officials to study our election process. It all comes amidst presidential candidate Donald Trump’s remarks about a “rigged system.” Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana have turned down requests…

  • Mayor Brauninger Comments on Monitoring of Status and Cost of Bond Projects

    One of the questions asked by citizens on the upcoming bond proposals, if they pass, relates to the City communicating about the status of those projects and about costs. We talked with Mayor Andy Brauninger…

  • Woman in Recent Chase by Police Had Illegal Drugs

    The Huntsville Item reports that local law enforcement believes 32-year-old Rachel Ann Garcia from College Station, who allegedly aimed her car at an officer while being pursued by police, was fleeing because of drugs in…

  • U-S Raises Level of Military and Diplomatic Efforts Toward North Korea

    The United States and South Korea have agreed to raise to a higher level military and diplomatic efforts to counter North Korea’s nuclear and missile programs, saying they presented a “grave” security threat after repeated…

  • Library Features Space Program Tonight

    The Huntsville Public Library has a special program scheduled for tonight that would be a great thing to take the kids to. Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail fills us in . . . .

  • Butterfly Festival & Fall Plant Sale

    The big Butterfly Festival and Fall Plant Sale presented by the Walker County Master Gardeners takes place between 8 and 2 tomorrow. It all happens at the headquarters of the Master Gardeners on Tam Road…