Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • TDCJ Director of Public Information Michelle Lyons Resigns

    Former director for public information for TDCJ, Michelle Lyons, has resigned and filed a suit against TDCJ. Lyons filed suit against the agency claiming gender discrimination following her demotion from director of public information to…

  • SHSU Biologists Honored

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications, Julia May, tells us that two of SHSU’s professors have been selected as exemplary biologists for participation in the research residency of the American Society for Microbiology’s Biology Scholars program…

  • SHSU Summer Renovation Underway

    We talked with SHSU President Dr. Dana Gibson on “Around Town” this past weekend. The campus is constantly under renovation and improvement. She filled us in on what’s underway . . . .  

  • Hunter Education Class Scheduled

    A Hunter Education Class for Huntsville, Madison County, and nearby counties is coming up at the Madison County Gun and Archery Range, east of Madisonville. The class starts on the evening of June 15th, Friday,…

  • Police News

    Home Invasion Investigated Wednesday Night

    Three suspects are sought in an armed home invasion that occurred at the Gateway Apartments on Sam Houston Avenue Wednesday night. Around 10:40 on the night of the robbery, a Huntsville man and his girlfriend…

  • SAAFE House Crawfest Big Success

    The SAAFE House 7th Annual Crawfest fundraiser last night was a great success. The SAAFE House in Huntsville provides services to victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. Executive Director of the SAAFE House, Jolene…

  • Community of Praise Luau Saturday

    The Community of Praise fundraising Luau is coming up this weekend. Organizer Vanetta Mills tells us all about it . . ..

  • Tobacco Products Prohibited on SHSU Campus

    SHSU is one of eight Texas State University System institutions that is affected by a new prohibition on the use of all tobacco products on campus. SHSU President Dr. Dana Gibson says the unversity will…

  • City of Huntsville Employees’ Scholarships Awarded

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, Huntsville High School student Devin Cruson and New Waverly High School student Kali Pavelock were recognized for being chosen for the City of Huntsville Employees’ Scholarship. They each…

  • John Pascarella New College of Sciences Dean

    Associate dean of Academic and Research Programs at Kansas State University-Olathe and professor of biology, John Pascarella, has been named the dean of the College of Sciences at Sam Houston State University, effective July 1st.…