Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Huntsville Public Library to Hold Book Sale in April

    Mark your calendars. The Huntsville Public Library will hold a special one-time Book Sale in the Staggs Community Room on Friday, April 5th, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 6th, from 12:30…

  • SHSU’s “Real Talk with CJ” to Feature Security Experts

    Two security experts from private industry will discuss criminal justice career options in corporate America and government institutions during “Real Talk with CJ” on Thursday, March 21st. Ron Plesco, managing director of KPMG’s Advisory Risk…

  • Prescribed Burn Today

    The U-S Forest Service scheduled a prescribed burn today for the Sam Houston National Forest beginning at 11 AM for Walker and Montgomery Counties. The location of the burn is FM 1791 at the south…

  • Festival Inspiracion Continues Saturday

    Tomorrow, the Festival Inspiracion Downtown–Latin Arts Market and Celebration will be held from noon to 9 PM. There will be games, arts and crafts, special performances, and vendors offered from noon to 5 PM. At…

  • LULAC Scholarship Banquet Tomorrow

    Council President for LULAC in Huntsville, John Escobedo, informs us that the LULAC Community Amigo Award Banquet and Scholarship Fundraiser is going to be at the Goree Clubhouse tomorrow evening at 7 . . .…

  • Councilmember Lydia Montgomery Comments on Home Programs

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend will be Position #2 Councilmember Lydia Montgomery. Ms. Montgomery tells us a couple of home programs are available through the City to qualified applicants . . . .…

  • SAAFE House “Strike Out Abuse” Bowl Open to More Participants

    Coming up on Saturday, March 23rd, the SAAFE House is holding their 10th Annual Strike Out Abuse Bowling Tournament. Novice and experienced bowlers are invited. Marketing Development Director Dee Everett tells us more . .…

  • Seats Still Available for SHSU’s “Let’s Talk”

    Sam Houston State University will bring together a group of renowned experts on a variety of subjects to speak with guests in a conversational setting during the sixth annual “LET’S TALK!” on March 21st. Seats…

  • Country Music Star Auditions

    Walker County Fair Country Music Star Contest Spokesperson, Steve Fox, tells us that they are now taking applications, and they’ll begin auditions this Saturday . . . . COUNMUS3-13-13

  • Livingston Teacher Arrested

    Tuesday, a Livingston High School teacher was arrested following police response to reports of a man seen hugging a teenage girl at a park in Texas City. Forty-eight-year-old teacher and ROTC instructor, Timothy Glenn has…