Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SAAFE House Crawfest Coming June 13th

    The SAAFEHOUSE Crawfest is coming up on the 13th of June. Marketing and Developing Director Dee Everett updates us . . . . CRAWFEST5-31-13 Call 291-3529.

  • Ag Commissioner Todd Staples Urges Texans to Visit Farmers Markets

    Farmers’ Markets are flourishing all over Texas, and Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples recommends visiting one at this time of the year . . . . FARMSTAPLE5-31-13 There are two farmer’s markets for you to…

  • HISD Sports Turf Project Underway

    If you’ve noticed a lot of dirt being moved around near the Huntsville High School–it’s all good, and it’s all about improvement. We talked with HISD Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson . . . . HISDDIRTPRO5-30-13…

  • Shot in the Dark Golf Tournament Today

    Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Events & Communications Manager Laura Green informs us that the 10th Annual Shot in the Dark Golf Tournament is today at Raven Nest Golf Club . . . . SHOTINDARK5-30-13

  • Crime Stoppers Report

    Crime Stoppers reports these crimes– A mobile home on Wire Road was broken into between Wednesday, May 15th, and the 16th.  Items stolen include electronic games, tablets, a piggy bank, currency, and a check book.…

  • SHSU Benefactor Fred Pirkle to Be Honored

    Tomorrow night, SHSU alumnus and benefactor Fred Pirkle will be honored during the annual Shotgun Fred Pirkle Remembrance Celebration. Pirkle pledged the biggest gift ever, $25 million, to the university shortly before he died in…

  • Hay Production Class Scheduled

    Walker County Texas AgriLife Extension Agent Reg Leppley tells us that a hay production class is coming up June 4th at 6:30 PM at the Walker County Extension Office …. HAYPROD5-30-13 The registration fee is…

  • Active Shooter Exercise Wednesday

    Wednesday, Walker County and the City of Huntsville did an Emergency Management exercise on an Active Shooter Mass Fatality originating out of the EOC, or Emergency Operations Center, at the Walker County Sheriffs Office. All…

  • Hurricane Season Advice

    Hurricane season is June 1st through November 30th. We recently talked with City of Huntsville Emergency Management Coordinator John Waldo and asked him, “In case a hurricane warning is issued for our part of the…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday in the 100 Northbound Lane of I-45 a 34-year-old man was arrested for possession of marijuana and public intoxication. Also arrested, was a 20-year-old man for…