Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • DPS Increases Spring Break DWI Enforcement

    The Texas Department of Public Safety will increase DWI patrols from March 8th through March 17th–one of the most active Spring Break periods in Texas. DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at…

  • Red Flag Warning

    The National Weather Service has put a Red Flag Warning in effect from 10 this morning through 6 this evening. A combination of strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures will create explosive fire…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Previous to the regular meeting, there will be a workshop session at five in the Large Conference Room focusing…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Friday’s day shift police were dispatched to the 1100 block of Avenue O to investigate a sexual assault. On Friday’s night shift, an unknown person threatened another with a deadly…

  • SHSU Criminal Justice Department Events Scheduled

    There are a couple of important events coming up in connection with SHSU’s Criminal Justice Department during the next couple of days. Criminal Justice Public Relations Officer Beth Kuhles updates us . . . .…

  • Kids’ Book Club Meets this Afternoon

    Huntsville Public Library Children’s Coordinator Janelle Valera is inviting kids to the Kid’s Book Club at the library this afternoon at 4:30 . . . . LIBKIDS3-4-13

  • Wind Advisory

    The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory which is in effect from 9 until 6 this evening.  Southerly winds are forecast at 20 to 30 MPH. These winds could make driving and boating…

  • Severe Weather Awareness Week

    March 3rd through the 9th is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Texas. We talked with Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis about the event on “Around Town” Sunday . . . . DAVIS#1-3-1-13 In…

  • Festival Inspiracion–Update on Music

    Recently we’ve informed you about various art-oriented activities during Festival Inspiracion that kicks off this week. SHSU Professor Sergio Ruiz now updates us on some of the musical activities getting underway for this great event…

  • Main Street Spring-Clean of the Square Seeking Volunteers

    The Main Street Program will be hosting the 9th Annual Spring-Clean of the Square on Saturday, March 23rd, from 9 AM to 1 PM. Main Street intern and SHSU Political Science Junior Fellow, Jessica Rodriguez,…