Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Red Flag Warning in Effect at Noon

    The National Weather Service says there will be low humidities and breezy northwest winds this afternoon leading to elevated critical fire weather conditions.  Winds will relax this evening ending the fire danger. A Red Flag…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will get together for a regular session this morning at nine at the Courthouse. This morning’s “Consent Agenda” includes the approval of donating used bulletproof vests to the San Jacinto County Sheriff’s…

  • Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center Millionth Visitor Campaign Continues

    The “Millionth Visitor Campaign” is still moving forward out at the Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center. During Spring Break, they’re adding some fun activities to draw the crowds in and help reach that millionth person.…

  • Councilmember Don Johnson on Economic Development

    Huntsville Position #3 Councilmember and Mayor Pro Tem Don Johnson was our guest on “Around Town” this Sunday. We talked with him about several issues the Council is focusing on . . . . JOHNSECO3-8-13…

  • Sam Houston Tea Party C-Scope Program Tonight

    The Sam Houston Tea Party is having a special program tonight. Tea Party spokesperson Linda Thompson fills us in . . . . TEACSCOPE3-8-13

  • “Trade Expo” & “Taste of Huntsville” Held at Fairgrounds Thursday

    The “Trade Expo” and “Taste of Huntsville” was held at the fairgrounds last night. We talked with Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Events & Communications Manager Laura Green during the event . . . .…

  • Galveston Man & Others Arrested After Chase Down Old Houston Road

    Wednesday night, 23-year-old Michael Briock of Galveston was charged with evading arrest with a vehicle and criminal mischief following a dead-end chase down Old Houston Road. During a traffic stop, Briock took-off down the street…

  • Master Gardners Spring Plant Sale Saturday

    The Walker County Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale kicks of tomorrow morning at 8 o’clock at the County Extension Office on Tam Road . Spokesperson Butch Maywald tells us more . . . . MASTGARD3-7-13

  • Lions Club Annual Bike Ride Tomorrow

    The Huntsville Lions Club is having their 8th Annual Bike Ride to raise money to send kids to the Texas Childrens’ Lions Camp in Kerrville. Spokesperson Tim Dixon informs us that the ride begins Saturday,…

  • Main Street’s Kim McAuliffe Comments on Former Employee

    Former City of Huntsville intern and part-time employee Jessica Carmona is now working in Washington, DC for the U-S Department of State office of Civil Rights. An SHSU graduate and former part-time Main Street program…