Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • John Pascarella New College of Sciences Dean

    Associate dean of Academic and Research Programs at Kansas State University-Olathe and professor of biology, John Pascarella, has been named the dean of the College of Sciences at Sam Houston State University, effective July 1st.…

  • Romney in Houston Wednesday Night

    Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney spoke to about 350 supporters at the St. Regis Hotel in Houston Wednesday evening. Romney was introduced by former Ronald Reagan Chief of Staff and Secretary of State to George…

  • City Council Looking at Annexation Process for Land Site

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, interim City Manager Chuck Pinto presented a timeline regarding the annexation of a land site that SHSU is considering for a research park. A full-service…

  • Oral Histories of Military Veterans Online

    In coordination with the HEARTS Veterans Museum and it’s director Richie Harris, SHSU Newton Gresham Library digital resource coordinator Tyler Manolovitz has put together a digitized oral history collection of military veterans talking about their…

  • TxDOT Ready for Storms

    As you may be aware hurricane season began on the first of this month, and TxDOT has informed the media that they are ready to promptly respond in the event of storms and flooding. The…

  • City Council Moves Forward on City Manager Search

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. An important item on the evening’s agenda that they focused on was their search for a new City Manager. The search committee…

  • Huntsville Memorial Hospital Holds Venemous Snake Seminar

    A big crowd turned out for the Venemous Snakebite Seminar at Huntsville Memorial Hospital last night. We talked with one of the speakers at the presentation, Southeast Texas Poison Center Community Education Specialist, Kelly Ledford.…

  • Police News

    Police News

    Checking Huntsville Police news over the last several days– On Saturday’s day shift, a commercial burglary was investigated in the1500 block of Sam Houston Avenue–entry was forced. A residential burglary was reported in the 2800…

  • Public Works Director Kulhavy Comments on Airport Improvements

    In our recent interview with the City’s Director of Public Works, Aron Kulhavy, we discussed a number of areas the City is involved in. Doing maintenance and rehab at the airport is one of them.…

  • Author Jim Comer to Speak on Caring for Aging Parents

    This Friday, June 8th, at 10:30 in the morning and also at 6 PM, everyone is invited to hear well-known author Jim Comer discuss his experiences and outlook in taking care of aging loved ones.…