Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Senator Cornyn Comments On Nuke Deal With Iran

    From the Senate floor yesterday, our Senator from Texas, John Cornyn, commented on one of the major failures of the nuclear agreement with Iran . . . .              …

  • Manufactured Homes–A Big Issue At Tuesday Night’s Council Session

    At Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session a large crowd of local citizens were in attendance, especially in regard to a Development Code decision package on manufactured homes.  The issue regarded either “allowing for the…

  • Houston Officer Busted In Drug Ring Involving Huntsville Residents

    U-S Attorney Kenneth Magidson has announced that 27-seven-year old Jasmine Bonner, a former officer with the Houston Police Department, has been convicted of aiding and abetting possession with the intent to distribute cocaine. Bonner is…

  • Davison Trial Begins Today

    The trial of Twenty-three-year-old Brent Raynard Davison from Huntsville who is accused of injuring his 2-month old daughter over a year ago is scheduled to begin today at the Walker County Courthouse. Davison is being…

  • TxDOT Public Hearing Scheduled

    TxDOT is holding a public hearing at New Waverly High School on Thursday, July 23rd, from 6 to 6:30 to present proposed improvements along I-45 from the Walker/Montgomery County line to SH 19 in Huntsville.…

  • SHSU Sorority Held Flag Football Tournament To Benefit SAAFE House

    SHSU’s Delta Kappa chapter of Alpha Chi Omega recently hosted a flag football tournament to continue their support of the SAAFE House, with all proceeds benefiting the organization. The event raised $6,000 for the SAAFE…

  • Chamber’s Diva Night Ahead

    The Huntsville Chamber of Commerce is looking forward to hosting their Sixth Annual Diva Night coming up Friday, August 14th. Events & Communications Manager Laura Green tell us more . . . .   They…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet at six this evening at City Hall. Previous to the meeting, at 5 PM the City Council and the Planning & Zoning Commission will meet in a workshop to…

  • Commissioners’ Purchase Saves Money

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners discussed for approval the purchase of a 2016 F-450 chassis for Road & Bridge Precinct #1 from Silsbee Ford in the amount of $43,394. Fortunately, a better…

  • Town Creek Project Gets Go-Ahead

    The City of Huntsville was pleased to receive notification this week that it has received the award letter from the Texas Department of Emergency Management (TDEM) approving a scope of work for “Improvements along approximately…