Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • City Moving Forward on New City Manager

    The City of Huntsville is moving forward in the recruitment of a new City Manager. We talked with Mayor Mac Woodward recently . . . .

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift last Friday police were called to the 2300 block of Gainous Street where an unknown suspect had set fire to a mobile home. On Saturday’s day shift,…

  • HCT Presents “Boys Next Door”

    Huntsville Community Theatre is presenting a play called the “Boys Next Door.” Stage Manager Margie Eglsaer tells us more . . . .

  • Burn Ban Lifted

    Walker County Commissioners Court has lifted the “Burn Ban” for Walker County effective at noon today– Monday, September 17th.

  • Commissioners Court Special Session Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this afternoon at 3:30 at the Courthouse to discuss the possible approval of the purchase of an air conditioning system for the jail for $18,890 dollars…

  • Voter Information Update

    The last day to register to vote in the November 6th, 2012 General and Special election is Tuesday, October 9th at 5:00 p.m., and citizens are encouraged to take the required steps before the deadline.…

  • City Political Sign Rules

    The November elections are around the corner, and political candidates are encouraged to observe regulations for political signage. We talked with City of Huntsville Building Official Mike Roempke about political sign rules . . .…

  • Community Planning Meeting Scheduled

    Walker County Community Plan Coordinator David Anderson tells us that Wednesday morning of the 26th of this month from 9:30 to 11:30, at the Walker County Storm Shelter, the Annual Walker County Community Planning Meeting…

  • Child Safety Seat Check Tuesday

    Tomorrow, from 10 to 1, the Walker County Extension Office is presenting a program to instruct parents on how to properly install and use child safety seats in vehicles. The program will be presented at…

  • City Council Hears TxDOT Update

    Local TxDOT engineer David Stephens submitted a list of of projects to the Huntsville City Council at this week’s session for the area for 2013 through 2016 for their review. He filled everyone in on…