Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • IRS Impeachment Hearing Wednesday

    Things got heated at a House Judiciary Committee hearing on articles of impeachment against IRS Commissioner John Koskinen in Washington Wednesday. Ohio Congressman Jim Jordan, in referring to a few IRS issues still left in…

  • Fall Hay Evaluation Program

    Walker County Texas AgriLife Extension Agent Reg Leppley tells us that they will be having a Fall Hay Evaluation and educational agricultural gathering October 17th at the Walker County Storm Shelter . . . .

  • Protests Erupted in Charlotte and Tulsa over Two Black Men Shot by Police

    Tuesday in Charlotte, North Carolina a black police officer shot a black man armed with a gun at an apartment complex there. The man, 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott, died later at a hospital. Street protests…

  • Skeletal Remains Found

    On Monday, September 19th, officers with the Huntsville Police Department responded to a report of a suspicious incident near the intersection of FM 247 at Grivich Drive. Upon investigation, the officers located the skeletal remains…

  • City Council Passes Budget

    The Huntsville City Council met last night in regular session at City Hall. Before voting on whether to pass the Fiscal Year 2016-17 budget, Councilmember Allen wished to remove a section of an ordinance by…

  • Kat Safety Bash Tonight

    Tonight, from 6 to 8, the big Kat Safety Bash gets underway in the north parking lot of Bowers Stadium. They plan on having safety vendors from all over the community dealing with the university,…

  • City Services Center Tour Today

    A bond election is coming up in November in regard to the upgrade of several City of Huntsville facilities. Tours have been scheduled so voters have an opportunity to see various facilities first hand. The…

  • Bomber Charged

    Late Monday, accused New York and New Jersey terrorist bomber Ahmad Khan Rahami was charged with five counts of attempted murder of a police officer. Late yesterday, Rahami remained in a hospital and is being…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets tonight at six at City Hall. They will hold several public hearings to receive input on the Annual Budget, on an ordinance on electricity in the building regulations, on building…

  • Huntsville Man Dies in Sunday Morning Accident

    DPS and the Item report that Huntsville resident 24-year-old Torrey Johnson died in an accident that happened on FM 2550 around 12:30 AM on Sunday. Trooper Floyd Garner reported that Johnson’s vehicle was headed north…