Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SHSU Fall Commencement Speakers Chosen

    The speakers for SHSU’s fall commencement have been chosen. Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt updates us . . . . Brady will speak to Friday’s graduates from the College of Business Administration and the College…

  • City Council Approves Hiring Customer Analytics Firm

    The Huntsville City Council recently approved hiring a Forth Worth customer analytics firm to put together data to help Huntsville recruit and retain various forms of economic development. Councilmember Keith Olson talked with us about…

  • Falk Trial Hears from More Witnesses Thursday

    Testimony from witnesses continued in a Bryan courtroom Thursday in the capital murder trial of John Ray Falk Jr. who is accused of being an accomplice in the murder of former TDCJ Correctional officer Susan…

  • “Harnessing Huntsville’s Potential” Study Underway

    A large crowd of concerned Walker County citizens showed up for the “Harnessing Huntsville’s Potential” presentation at the library Thursday night. The regional planning group “Design Workshop” is putting together a study for our area.…

  • Downtown Christmas Fair Saturday

    Huntsville Main Street Program Coordinator Kim McCauliffe is inviting you to celebrate Christmas downtown this weekend . . . .

  • Crime Stopper Food Drive at Wal Mart Tomorrow

    You’re asked to bring your canned goods and non-perishable food donations this Saturday to the entrance at Wal-Mart in Huntsville where Walker County-Huntsville Crime Stopper volunteers are collecting them for the Good Shepherd Mission. Mission…

  • City Manager Discussion Continues

    For several months, City councilmembers have been in the process of finding and hiring a new City Manager for Huntsville. This week councilmembers interviewed four finalist candidates for the position. Councilmembers will get back together…

  • Falk Capital Murder Trial Hears Witness Testimony in Bryan

    John Falk Jr.’s capital murder trial in Bryan, in which he is being tried for his part in the death of TDCJ correctional officer Susan Canfield in 2007 during a Wynne Unit escape, continued Wednesday.…

  • Walker County Sheriff’s Office Makes Big Drug Bust

    Walker County Sheriff’s Office narcotics interdiction officer Jon Beeman with the aid of K-9 narcotics detection dog, Akie, seized almost 250 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop bust on November 21st. Forty-year-old Ainslie Leslie…

  • City Manager Selection Process Still Underway

    Mayor Mac Woodward and councilmembers met at City Hall in Executive session beginning at 8 Wednesday morning and interviewed four prospective City Manager applicants. Their meeting ended at four Wednesday afternoon, and they have, as…