Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Voter Registration Deadline

    Today is the last day to register to vote in the upcoming May 11th HISD Bond election. If you’d like more information, go to the Voter Registration webpage of the Walker County website and click…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday an unknown suspect stole property in the 300 block of 7th Street. On Tuesday’s night shift, police investigated an assault in the 3300 block of Powell…

  • “Open Studios” Underway at the Wynne Home Art Center

    “Open Studios” are getting underway at the Wynne Home Arts Center. Crafts artist and instructor Tamara Chasteen fills us in . . . . TAMARA4-10-13 Today from 3 to 7, Ms. Chasteen will be teaching…

  • Fourteen Students Stabbed at Cy-Fair Lone Star College

    Tuesday, 20-year-old Cy-Fair Lone Star College student Dylan Quick was overpowered by students and taken into custody by law enforcement shortly after he had allegedly stabbed 14 people. Twelve of the victims were rushed to…

  • Fair Project Winner Update

    Animal project competition continued at the Walker County Fair Tuesday. In the Market Swine Show Tuesday night, 11-year-old Huntsville Intermediate Student Jayce Miller placed first in the light heavyweight class. Ten-year-old New Waverly Intermediate student…

  • Charter Review Committee Met Tuesday

    At Tuesday’s City Charter Review Committee meeting, members agreed to accept public comments at a meeting scheduled for April 30th. In regard to the Charter at the time of the meeting, four local citizens had…

  • Medicare Workshop Scheduled

    Understanding the different parts of Medicare and figuring out how to best manage each part can be confusing and overwhelming. The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce and the Houston-Galveston Area Agency on Aging will present…

  • “Real Talk with CJ” Features DEA Special Agent

    SHSU’s College of Criminal Justice’s “Real Talk with CJ” will present DEA Special Agent Rodney Lott today at 3 in the Hazel B. Kerper Courtroom. Criminal Justice Public Relations Officer Beth Kuhles tells us “He’ll…

  • Colombian Jewel Thieves Sentenced Monday

    For their part in a jewelry robbery outside a McDonald’s in Huntsville two years ago, three Colombians have been sentenced to prison for a long time. Monday in Judge Don Kramer’s 12th District Court, a…

  • HISD Bond Election

    Walker County Tax Assessor-Collector Diana McCrae informs us that the deadline to register to vote in the upcoming May 11th HISD Bond election is Thursday, April 11th. The Early voting site for all eligible voters…