Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Chamber Business & Outdoor Expo Ahead

    Get ready to mark your calendars for the next big upcoming event from the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce . . . .

  • Trump Speaks at MacDill Air Force Base

    Monday, President Trump paid a special visit to coalition members and senior U-S commanders at MacDill Air Force Base near Tampa Bay, Florida. He promised them the best of military equipment and his full support.…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session at nine this morning at the courthouse. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss for approval an update on the Texas Department of Agriculture…

  • Murder Suspect Falk Ordered to Undergo Competency Evaluations

    Over the weekend the Huntsville Item reported that John Ray Falk, Jr., accused of playing a part in the murder of TDCJ correctional officer Susan Canfield during an escape attempt, was ordered by Judge Bill…

  • Greatest Comeback in Super Bowl History

    They’re calling it the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history, as New England Patriot quarterback Tom Brady brought the Patriots back from 28 to 3 in favor of the Atlanta Falcons in the first half,…

  • SHSU President Dr. Dana Hoyt Comments on Enrollment Growth

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was SHSU President Dr. Dana Hoyt. We asked about what was going on with enrollment now and if she had any projections for the future . .…

  • President Trump Meets with CEO’s & Signs Executive Actions

    President Trump met with CEO’s of major American companies at the White House Friday to look at business issues. Those attending included chief executives from J-P Morgan Chase, General Motors, IBM, Disney and others. The…

  • Weeklong Events at SHSU to Celebrate Heart Health Week

    At SHSU, Recreational Sports and the Office of Health Promotion will host a series of events to celebrate the heart and promote Heart Health Week. To kick off the week, free cardio classes will be…

  • Two Huntsville Men Die in Head-On Accident

    The Huntsville Item reports that 46-year-old Tommy Norman and 63-year-old Robert Moore of Huntsville were killed in a head-on collision in north Walker County Wednesday afternoon. The accident happened on Lake Falls Road around a…

  • Superbowl LI in Houston Sunday

    You may have noticed by the increased number of vehicles at local motels that Super Bowl LI is about to get underway at NRG Stadium in Houston. The New England Patriots take on the Atlanta…