Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Sam Houston Memorial Museum to Present New Exhibit

    Sam Houston Memorial Museum will be presenting a new exhibit soon. Marketing Coordinator Megan Buro tells us more . . . . MEGAN2-13-13  

  • Digital Photography Course Scheduled at Library

    The Huntsville Public Library will offer a unique adult education opportunity on Thursday, February 21st, for anyone who has ever been curious about digital photography. Adult Services Coordinator Denise Tilson fills us in . .…

  • Valentine’s Day Language of Love to be Shared at SHSU

    Today, the SHSU foreign languages department will celebrate the language of love in what has traditionally been considered the medium of love. The Valentine’s Day Multilingual Love Poetry Readings will be shared at noon on…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Saturday a handgun was found in the 900 block of Veterans Memorial Parkway and turned into police. On Saturday’s night shift, in the 300 block of…

  • Commissioners Approve Warrant Fee Increase Resolution

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners approved a resolution supporting Texas House Bill #211 that would raise warrant fees. Representative Allen Fletcher authored the bill which would raise warrant fees from $50 dollars to $75 dollars, if…

  • Tips to Prevent Vehicle Burglaries

    Vehicle burglaries occur around the area on almost a daily basis. There are ways to prevent them. HPD Lieutenant Jim Barnes passed along some tips recently that should help . . . . VEHBURG2-12-13

  • AT&T Campaign to Stop Texting while Driving at SHSU Today

    There is one thing that distracts people on the road more than anything else–texting. According to AT&T, among the phone related activities people can perform while on the road—including talking, dialing, or even reaching for…

  • Huntsville Community Theatre to Present “Trip to Bountiful”

    Stage Manager Rich Walters tells us that the Huntsville Community Theatre will be doing a production of the Trip to Bountiful this weekend and next . . . . TRIPTOBOUNT2-11-13

  • SHSU Deputy Chief James Fitch Resigns

    According to information obtained by KSAM & “104-9 The Hits” News from Sam Houston State University, utilizing the Texas Public Information Act, Officer James Fitch will be resigning from his position as SHSU Deputy Police…

  • TDCJ Correctional Officer Commits Suicide at Conroe Wal-Mart

    During the weekend, a 35-year-old man from Conroe died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound while in the Conroe Wal-Mart. Police have identified the man as Joseph Watson who worked as a correctional officer in Huntsville.…