Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Superintendent Johnson to Speak to Sam Houston Tea Party on Facilities Plan Tonight

    Tonight at HISD Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson will be speaking to the Sam Houston Tea Party on the district’s long-range facilities planning from 7 to 8 at the Veteran’s Conference Center on Highway 75 North.…

  • HISD Holds Long-Range Planning Workshop Thursday Night

    Thursday night the HISD Board of Trustees, along with guests offering their expertise, continued to fine-tune long-range facilities planning for the district. Rayce Boyter from the SHW Group of architects, Financial Advisor Lewis Wilks, and…

  • Millionth Visitor Drive Getting Underway at Statue Visitor Center

    The Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center and Gift Shop is embarking upon a major milestone of celebrating the “millionth person” to sign the guestbook. Huntsville’s Director of Tourism and Cultural Services Kimm Thomas tells us…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Wednesday’s day shift in the 2200 block of Bobby K Marks a known suspect displayed a weapon while threatening to kill someone. A 17-year-old woman was arrested in the 100…

  • Local Agencies to be Chosen to Receive Emergency Food and Shelter Program Funds

    Our county has been selected by a national board chaired by FEMA to get $21,170 dollars in support of emergency food and shelter programs. A local board has been chosen to recommend local agencies to…

  • Harris County Juvenile Probation Department Public Affairs Administrator Speaks to SHSU Students

    On Thursday, administrator for public affairs for the Harris County Juvenile Probation Department Lupe Washington spoke to SHSU students in the Kerper Courtroom about career opportunities available in juvenile probation . The percentage of kids…

  • Walker County Grand Jury Indicts La Grange Woman

    A Walker County grand jury has indicted Addison Layne Weiss of La Grange with intoxicated assault with a vehicle in connection with an accident that seriously injured a New Waverly woman last July on Highway…

  • TDCJ Escapee Juan Salaz Captured

    Thirty-seven-year-old Juan Salaz, who escaped from TDCJ’s Garza East Unit in Beeville in 1997, has been captured in Mexico. Before escaping, Salaz was serving three concurrent 35-year sentences for two counts of attempted capital murder…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, Tuesday night the HPD Bike Team of Officer Murray and Officer Schubert arrested a 42-year-old woman in the 700 block of Hayman Street on two different possession of a controlled substance…

  • City Providing Good Drinking Water

    The City is providing good drinking water. At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, City Manager Matt Benoit said that the City had been notified back in December that the City of…