Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • TxDOT’s Bob Colwell Update on Texas “Trash-Off”

    The big “Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-Off” gets underway in the state this weekend. TxDOT’s Bryan District Public Information Officer Bob Colwell updates us . . . . COLWELL4-2-13 Colwell says,”It saves taxpayers about $4.7…

  • Court of Appeals at SHSU

    The SHSU Political Science Junior Fellows have arranged for the Texas 10th Court of Appeals to be at the University today. They will be trying various cases involving felonies–one includes capital murder charges. Political Science…

  • Bearkat Crew to Walk for Several Causes

    Sam Houston State University’s Bearkat Crew will work to raise awareness of and funds for such causes as AIDS, suicide prevention, leukemia, Alzheimer’s, and autism through a month-long effort that will culminate with their “Walk…

  • Council Holds Rules of Procedure Workshop

    Monday afternoon, Huntsville City Councilmembers got together to discuss the suggested revisions they made to their Rules of Procedure as the result of a workshop a few weeks ago. City Attorney Leonard Schneider had also…

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Friday police investigated an assault at 2nd Street and Martin Luther King. A 48-year-old woman was arrested for assault in the 700 block of Sabrina Lane. On…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Among the items on the council’s “Statutory Agenda” will be discussion and possible action to consider an addendum to the…

  • Parade Update

    The Big Walker County Fair Association Parade takes place this week. Parade Spokesperson Ty Williford updates us . . . . PARADE4-1-13 This year’s parade grand marshal is Kooter Roberson.

  • Congressman Brady Comments on a Question on Obamacare Application Draft

    Congressman Kevin Brady reports that a question in the draft of the application for Obamacare spawns more questions . . . . BRADBAMCAR4-1-13 Congressman Brady and fellow House Ways & Means Committee members are looking…

  • City Council Rules of Procedure Workshop 5 PM

    The Huntsville City Council will take up the heated subject of the council’s Rules of Procedure in a workshop this afternoon at five. The council has seen two heated debates in council chambers about the…

  • TxDOT I-45 Update

    On Tuesday, April 2nd, weather permitting; the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will temporarily close the outside main lane of southbound IH 45 between Exit 118 and Exit 116. This will reduce the southbound traffic…