Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Updates IRS Investigation

    We talked with our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady recently, and he updated us on the ongoing investigation into the IRS’s targeting of conservatives . . . . BRADIRS6-6-14

  • Trinity ISD Meets

    The Trinity Independent School District meets for a Special Board Meeting at the Administation Building at six this evening. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes deliberation and possible action to approve financial statements and investments, tax collection,…

  • Today is the 70th Anniversary of D-Day

    Just prior to the D-Day invasion of American and Allied forces on the beaches of Normandy, France 70 years ago, General Dwight Eisenhower delivered a special message to invading troops. . . . D-DAYEISEN6-5-14 Six-thousand…

  • SHSU Student Hit By Truck

    Wednesday evening, 19-year-old SHSU student Clint Colby Stoll from Beaumont was hit by a truck while he was skateboarding on Avenue P when he allegedly ran a stop sign at the intersection of 18th Street.…

  • CASA Seeking Volunteers

    Make a note, if you’d like to become involved in a very worthwhile activity in the community, CASA of Walker County training for CASA Advocates starts on Tuesday, June 10th. Applications are available on their…

  • SHSU Excellence Award Winners

    Four Sam Houston State University professors whose teaching, research, service and academic engagement stand out from among their peers have been selected to receive one of SHSU’s Faculty Excellence Awards. The 2014 winners include professor…

  • Concussion Seminar Scheduled

    Huntsville Memorial Hospital and neurologist, Dr. Nhu Bruce, will host a Concussion Seminar on Tuesday, June 10th, at 6:00 p.m. in the HMH Center for Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine. Student athletes from elementary to high…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples Comments on Agriculture During Emergency

    Hurricane season is underway now and Texas Commissioner of Agriculture Todd Staples tells us agriculture is “particularly critical during an emergency . . . .” STAPLES6-5-14 Commissioner Staples says, “This is a big part of…

  • Texas Republican Convention Kicks Off Today

    The Republican Convention for the state gets underway in Fort Worth today and will continue through the 7th. Governor Rick Perry is scheduled to speak during the first day of the convention. George P. Bush…

  • TRA Plant Update

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, Public Works Director Carol Reed updated councilmembers on the Trinity River Authority water plant completion work underway . . . . TRA6-4-14 Ms. Reed said they…