Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • More FEMA Info

    State and federal dollars are flowing into Texas communities recovering from the May 4 through June 19 storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes and floods. To date, more than $137 million in state and federal grants, U.S.…

  • Same-Sex Marriage Licenses To Be Issued

    Following the Supreme Court decision making same-sex marriages legal in all 50 states, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said county clerks in Texas who have religious objections to same-sex marriage can opt out of issuing…

  • John Ray Falk, Jr. Reindicted

    The Huntsville Item reports that John Ray Falk, Jr., who was originally indicted by a grand jury in Walker County in 2008 for the slaying of TDCJ correctional officer Susan Canfield, has been re-indicted for…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Friday police investigated a Residential Burglary in the 2800 block of Old Houston Road. A known suspect was reported to have assaulted a victim in the 1200…

  • Karen Bilsing On Snake Presentation

    Huntsville Memorial Hospital Manager of Community Relations Karen Bilsing informs us that the hospital “will host a venemous snake bite education program this evening with displays opening at 5:30 and presentations at six . .…

  • City Would Like To Have Your Photos

    Local area citizens are being asked to keep the upcoming City of Huntsville calendar in mind as they celebrate the fourth of July weekend. They would like to receive some colorful, fun photos of you…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Recent Court Decision On Marriage

    Our congressman, Kevin Brady, passes along his view of the Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding marriage . . . .

  • Manhunt For David Sweat Over

    The manhunt for David Sweat, the surviving escaped inmate of two from a prison in New York, is over. A New York State Police Sergeant shot and wounded Sweat Sunday afternoon in Constable, New York,…

  • July 4th Terror Warning

    Federal officials have passed along a warning to law enforcement officials in the U-S that they have become increasingly concerned about possible terror attacks during the July 4th holidays. There is, however, no specific or…

  • DPS Increasing DWI Patrols For July 4th Holiday

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has increased DWI patrols for a 12-day period that includes the July 4th holiday. Through July 7, DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at times…