Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Sam Houston Tea Party C-Scope Program Tonight

    The Sam Houston Tea Party is having a special program tonight. Tea Party spokesperson Linda Thompson fills us in . . . . TEACSCOPE3-8-13

  • “Trade Expo” & “Taste of Huntsville” Held at Fairgrounds Thursday

    The “Trade Expo” and “Taste of Huntsville” was held at the fairgrounds last night. We talked with Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Events & Communications Manager Laura Green during the event . . . .…

  • Galveston Man & Others Arrested After Chase Down Old Houston Road

    Wednesday night, 23-year-old Michael Briock of Galveston was charged with evading arrest with a vehicle and criminal mischief following a dead-end chase down Old Houston Road. During a traffic stop, Briock took-off down the street…

  • Master Gardners Spring Plant Sale Saturday

    The Walker County Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale kicks of tomorrow morning at 8 o’clock at the County Extension Office on Tam Road . Spokesperson Butch Maywald tells us more . . . . MASTGARD3-7-13

  • Lions Club Annual Bike Ride Tomorrow

    The Huntsville Lions Club is having their 8th Annual Bike Ride to raise money to send kids to the Texas Childrens’ Lions Camp in Kerrville. Spokesperson Tim Dixon informs us that the ride begins Saturday,…

  • Main Street’s Kim McAuliffe Comments on Former Employee

    Former City of Huntsville intern and part-time employee Jessica Carmona is now working in Washington, DC for the U-S Department of State office of Civil Rights. An SHSU graduate and former part-time Main Street program…

  • Old Crabbs Prairie Schoolhouse Burns

    Wednesday afternoon a fire destroyed the old Crabbs Prairie Schoolhouse near the intersection of Highway 75 North and FM 1696. The building had been converted into a residence by owners Max and Jessie Powell. They…

  • Trade Expo & Taste of Huntsville Today

    The big 26th Annual Trade Expo and Taste of Huntsville happens today from 4 o’clock to 7:30 in the Main Exhibit Hall at the Walker County Fairgrounds on Highway 30 West. Admission is $2 dollars…

  • Police News

    Police News

    There was a rash of burglaries in Huntsville Tuesday morning. Three residential burglaries were investigated in the 5000 block of Sam Houston Avenue, also that morning there was forced entry into a business in the…

  • City Receives Awards

    At this week’s regular City Council session, City Manager Matt Benoit passed along information about a couple of awards the City had recently earned . . . . BENOITAWAR3-6-13 Benoit gave special recognition to Becky…