Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SHSU Student Hit By Truck

    Wednesday evening, 19-year-old SHSU student Clint Colby Stoll from Beaumont was hit by a truck while he was skateboarding on Avenue P when he allegedly ran a stop sign at the intersection of 18th Street.…

  • CASA Seeking Volunteers

    Make a note, if you’d like to become involved in a very worthwhile activity in the community, CASA of Walker County training for CASA Advocates starts on Tuesday, June 10th. Applications are available on their…

  • SHSU Excellence Award Winners

    Four Sam Houston State University professors whose teaching, research, service and academic engagement stand out from among their peers have been selected to receive one of SHSU’s Faculty Excellence Awards. The 2014 winners include professor…

  • Concussion Seminar Scheduled

    Huntsville Memorial Hospital and neurologist, Dr. Nhu Bruce, will host a Concussion Seminar on Tuesday, June 10th, at 6:00 p.m. in the HMH Center for Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine. Student athletes from elementary to high…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples Comments on Agriculture During Emergency

    Hurricane season is underway now and Texas Commissioner of Agriculture Todd Staples tells us agriculture is “particularly critical during an emergency . . . .” STAPLES6-5-14 Commissioner Staples says, “This is a big part of…

  • Texas Republican Convention Kicks Off Today

    The Republican Convention for the state gets underway in Fort Worth today and will continue through the 7th. Governor Rick Perry is scheduled to speak during the first day of the convention. George P. Bush…

  • TRA Plant Update

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, Public Works Director Carol Reed updated councilmembers on the Trinity River Authority water plant completion work underway . . . . TRA6-4-14 Ms. Reed said they…

  • SHSU Wins Crystal Award

    Sam Houston State University made an impression at the 28th Annual Crystal Awards, winning the Online Marketing Campaign—Business to Consumer award. The award honored SHSU for the first year of its online marketing campaign, a…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Tuesday’s day shift in the 100 block of I-45 North police received a report of a  person who was missing. Three thefts were reported–one in the 100 block of I-45…

  • Happy Birthday Huntsville Library

    For anyone interested in discovering the many services and publications offered by our local library, Position #2 councilmember Lydia Montgomery informed councilmembers at this week’s session about Deputy City Secretary Kristin Edwards’ recent publication “Happy…