Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Library Program For Kids This Afternoon

    Huntsville Public Library Children’s Coordinator Janelle Valera said she’d like to invite all young Star Wars fans to come to the library for a new program called Verd’ika Corps. She says it’s “a Mandalorian adventure…

  • Coach Bubba Miller On Assessing Rodeo Talent

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller and two of his rodeo athletes–Dustin Jackson and Cory Hendrick. Bubba spends much time during the year traveling around the country…

  • Breaking News–Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki Resigns

    In a special news conference this morning from the White House, President Obama announced that he has accepted the resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki. Deputy Secretary of VA Affairs Sloan Gibson will be…

  • “Neon For Neurons Fun Run” Tonight

    You’re invited to join Huntsville Memorial Hospital and their Stroke Neurologist, Dr. Bruce, as they host a special event tonight. Spokesperson Margaret Gulledge tells us more . . . . NEON4NEURON5-27-14 Their event kicks off…

  • Flag Retirement Saturday

    In regard to completion of a community project to become an Eagle Scout, Matthew Field’s dad, Chuck Fields, fills us in on his son’s current efforts . . . . FLAGRETIRE5-30-14 Mr. Fields says his…

  • Fighting Title Fraud

    Walker County is assisting the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles to stop title fraud in Texas, and county residents can help by learning how to protect themselves before they buy a used vehicle. Tax Assessor-Collector…

  • Coach Bubba Miller Comments On Rodeo Team’s Accomplishments

    As you’ve heard right here on the news, the SHSU Rodeo team will be traveling to Wyoming again for the College National Finals in June. We talked with Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller who filled us…

  • VA Hearing Raises More Questions

    There are severe issues at VA hospitals across the country. Now under fire, VA Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki says he has plans to fix the problems. At this week’s House Veterans Affairs Committee hearing in…

  • Poster Exhibition Starts Saturday at Wynne Home

    Starting Saturday, the Wynne Home Arts Center will present an exhibit of vintage posters entitled “No Thumbtacks! The Poster as Art.” The exhibit runs through September 30th. It’s a free event with a reception tomorrow…

  • Republican Nominee For Precinct #4 Commissioner Jimmy D. Henry Comments

    Local businessman Jimmy D. Henry won the Republican nomination for the Precinct #4 Commissioners position against incumbent Tim Paulsel on Tuesday. We asked Mr. Henry how he felt now that he had won . .…