Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Judge Declares Mistrial in Falk Case–Breaking News

    278th District Judge Kenneth Keeling has declared a mistrial in the John Ray Falk Jr.  capital murder trial in Bryan.  He says the jury has been out too long to be impartial.

  • Lockdown at Trinity High and Middle Schools Thursday

    Thursday, during a routine search by campus administrators with Trinity Independent School District contractor, Interquest Detection Canines, a box of .40 caliber shells were found in a vehicle. Additionally, two .22 caliber casings were alerted…

  • Walker and Montgomery County Law Enforcement Bust Burglary Ring

    A burglary ring has been busted by Walker And Montgomery County law enforcement agencies. More than $100,000 dollars in stolen property has been recovered. Sheriff Clint McRae says that Bryan McGee from Hull was arrested…

  • HISD Board Discusses Long-Range Facilities Planning

    Students, staff, and board members were recognized at last night’s HISD Board of Trustee session at the High School. Superintendent, Dr. Steve Johnson, addressed the on-going effort on long-range facilities planning. Under the new plan,…

  • Geneaology Lock-in Planned

    The Huntsville Public Library and the Walker County Genealogy Society has another winter lock-in scheduled. Its on Sunday, February 10th. Adult Services Coordinator Denise Tilson tells us more . . . . GENEALOGY1-24-13 To register…

  • Amateur Radio Coordinator Connell Comments on Upcoming Rocky Raccoon Race

    Our guest this weekend on “Around Town” will be Emergency Coordinator for Walker County District #2 Amateur Radio Emergency Service, Joe Connell. He tells us there’s an event coming up that his group will be…

  • Falk Trial to Resume Monday

    The capital murder trial of John Ray Falk Jr., accused of being an accomplice in the death of TDCJ correctional officer Susan Canfield during an escape in 2007, is scheduled to resume Monday in Bryan.…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meets

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet at Huntsville High School at six this evening. The Board will recognize students and staff. There will also be Board recognition and appreciation. Trustees will hold a public…

  • City Manager Updates Visitor Center Campaign

    Huntsville City Manager Matt Benoit told councilmembers Wednesday that as of December 31st, 2012 the City of Huntsville had, in total, 972,849 visitors at our Visitor Center. He’s looking forward to getting to the millionth,…

  • Council Hears Personnel Committee Update

    At Tuesday’s Council session, Position #2 Councilmember Lydia Montgomery gave an update on the Personnel Committee. She said the City has decided to implement a wellness program through the Circle Wellness company. Cost and health…