Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Prescribed Burn Montgomery County

    Prescribed Burn Notification U.S. Forest Service – Sam Houston National Forest DATE: Monday, October 17, 2016 START TIME: 12:00 PM COUNTY: Montgomery LOCATION: WELCH RD @ TALIFERRO RD COMPARTMENT #: 4 SIZE: 40 acres CONTACT:…

  • Traffic Updates on Town Creek Drainage Project

    As you’ve probably heard the City of Huntsville’s Town Creek Drainage Project is underway, and there will be street closures as different roads are occupied by equipment and work crews. The City’s Neighborhood Resources Director,…

  • Man Drowns in Riverside Area

    The Huntsville Item has reported that Friday evening a 51-year-old man from Riverside drowned in northern Walker County near the Bethy Creek Resort. The man had been in a kayak in the area before he…

  • Local Candidates Platform Tonight

    The Walker County Republican Women will feature local candidates sharing their platforms and visions at 5:30 this evening at the Walker Education Center at 1402 19th Street in Huntsville. There will be various candidates running…

  • Human Remains Found–Alleged Suspect Arrested

    According to the Huntsville Item, a suspect has been arrested who is allegedly connected  with human remains discovered in September in a wooded area along a power line easement off Grivich Drive in the area…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets for Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session at the courthouse this morning at nine. With a short agenda scheduled, commissioners will hear from Tax Assessor-Collector Diana McRae who will discuss approving an amended…

  • SHSU’s Real Talk With CJ Features Criminal Investigation Command Investigators

    In the U-S Army special agents in the Criminal Investigation Command, commonly referred to as CID, serve as Detectives and crime scene investigators on felony-level crimes related to the U-S Army. Some of these investigators…

  • Weekend Homecoming Activities at SHSU

    Homecoming activities have been underway at Sam Houston State University this week. Director of Student Activities Brandon Cooper updates us on today and Saturday . . . .

  • HPD Lt. Jim Barnes Comments on Thefts from Drop Slot Payment Boxes

    For those of you that use drop slots for payments, HPD Lt. Jim Barnes passes along a crime prevention tip . . . .

  • 85-Year-Old Woman Injured in Hit-and-Run

    The Huntsville Item reports that an 85-year-old woman was hit by a vehicle in the Liberty Dialysis parking lot on I-45 Wednesday afternoon around 1:25. The report says a black SUV backed into the woman,…