Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Underway in Las Vegas

    Sam Houston State University is being well-represented now through Saturday at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas. We checked in with SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller Friday afternoon . . . .

  • HCT’s Holiday Revue Set for Saturday

    Huntsville Community Theatre’s “Holiday Revue” is set for Saturday, December 15th, at 7:30 PM. at the Old Town Theatre for one night only. We talked with stage manager Rich Walters . . . . For…

  • Toy and Food Drives Continue

    Tis the season for giving, and with KSAM & “104-9 the Hits” having just wrapped up their Make-a-Smile-Happen toy and food drive, many other organizations throughout the community are still collecting items. Good Shepherd Mission…

  • Home Fire Safety

    As temperatures fall over the coming days, residents will be firing up their home’s heating appliances– many for the first time this year. Home heating fires often occur at the worst possible time, breaking out…

  • HISD Superintendent Dr. Johnson Comments on Fall Semester

    The fall semester will be ending this month at HISD. We asked HISD Superintendent, Dr. Steve Johnson, about some of the things accomplished in the district this past semester . . . . Dr. Johnson…

  • Burn Ban Lifted

    Administrative Assistant to Walker County Judge Danny Pierce, Sherri Pegoda, announced Thursday morning that the burn ban for Walker County had been lifted. Fire Chief Tom Grisham has said that, although the ban is lifted,…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on America’s Credit Rating

    Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady says, “America has already been downgraded in its Triple-A credit rating, and we can’t afford another hit. He thinks Americans should learn from what’s happening to France’s credit rating…

  • Burn Ban Lifted

    Administrative Assistant to Walker County Judge Danny Pierce, Sherri Pegoda, has announced that the county-wide burn ban was lifted as of ten this morning.

  • Falk Capital Murder Trial Delayed

    The capital murder trial of John Ray Falk Jr., accused as an accomplice in a 2007 prison escape which resulted in the death of TDCJ officer Susan Canfield, has been delayed again. The 10th Court…

  • Library’s Children’s Coordinator Awarded Graduate Scholarship

    Children’s coordinator at the Huntsville Public Library, Janelle Valera, has been selected to participate in the Texas Woman’s University School of Library and Information Studies “Literacy Matters: Educating Librarians to Serve Families with Young Children”…