Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Preparation for 40th Anniversary Celebration Of Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum Begins Today

    The Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum will celebrate its 40th anniversary at SHSU with a series of special exhibits and special presentations until February 27th. The preparation for the celebration will begin today with a special…

  • HMH’s Dr. Stavan Parmar Comments on New da Vinci Surgical System

    Huntsville Memorial Hospital continues to move toward the forefront of medical technology. Dr. Stavan  Parmar stopped by the newsroom Wednesday to update us in on their new da Vinci Surgical System . . . .…

  • Defense Secretary Carter Testifies on Military Strategy Against ISIL

    U-S Defense Secretary Ashton Carter testified before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing chaired by Senator John McCain on military strategy against ISIL Wednesday. In response to a question, Secretary Carter agreed with a former…

  • Update on Last Night’s Aggravated Robbery

    According to Huntsville Police Chief Kevin Lunsford, on December 8th at approximately 11:30 p.m. officers responded to a shooting call in the 2100 block of Sycamore Avenue. Upon investigation, officers learned that the shooting had…

  • Shooting at Grove Apartment Complex Overnight

    Around 12:30 this morning, a shooting was reported at The Grove apartment complex. An unidentified man was reported to have been shot at the apartments. He was Life-Flighted to Memorial Hermann in Houston. HPD took…

  • More on Terrorists Syed Farook & Tashfeen Malik

    Fox News reports that investigators think terrorist Syed Farook might have planned an attack before last week’s incident in San Bernardino. Two U-S officials report that Farook and an unidentified person may have gotten together…

  • Early Voting Totals

    In the last day of early voting Tuesday in the mayoral runoff, 301 people came out to vote. This makes for a total of 1,379 people voting in person. Election Day is Saturday, December 12th,…

  • SHSU’s Paul Ridings Update on Tickets for Colgate Game

    SHSU Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations, Paul Ridings, tells us, “The Colgate Raiders are coming to town on Saturday night at 7 o’clock at Bowers Stadium to meet the Sam Houston State Bearkats in…

  • SHSU Parking Issues on Colgate Game Day

    SHSU Police Chief Kevin Morris says even though a couple of events signifying success will be happening on the university campus this Saturday–the Colgate game and a couple of graduations–there might be some congestion and…

  • Holiday Fire Prevention–Christmas Trees

    T’is the season for potential holiday fires. For all of you putting up Christmas trees, Huntsville/Walker County Fire Chief Tom Grisham has some advice . . . . He also recommended in not placing the…