Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Speaker John Boehner Comments on Select Committee on Benghazi

    In a press conference Wednesday, Speaker of the House John Boehner spoke to the purpose of the Select Committee on Benghazi . . . . BOEHNER5-7-14

  • Local Man Killed in Huntsville Accident

    Tuesday morning, 21-year-old William Kelly Ferguson was killed after he was ejected from his vehicle during a rollover accident in Walker County. He was traveling west on Highway 30 near Linda Lane when his vehicle…

  • City Council Discusses Proposed Subdivision

    At last night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, a great deal of time was spent on focusing on the proposed Texas Grand Ranch Subdivision. Authorized agent for the developer of the site, Renee…

  • “Shot in the Dark” Golf Tournament Still Accepting Teams

    Local “Shot in the Dark” golf tournament spokesperson Brandon Cooper tells us that the Chamber of Commerce event’s purpose is to raise funds for their day-to-day business, and it goes toward Huntsville Leadership Institute scholarships.…

  • Little Free Library Installation Tomorrow

    All citizens are encouraged to attend the installation of a Little Free Library at the Huntsville Aquatic Center this Thursday, May 8th, beginning at 4:30 p.m. According to Vinessa Mundorff, Youth Advisory Board chair, this…

  • National Day to Prevent Teen Pregnancy

    Today is the National Day to Prevent Teen Pregnancy. The teenage birth rate is higher in rural counties than in other areas of the country. Today, and throughout the month of May, teens are encouraged…

  • Chamber Breakfast Tomorrow at Farmhouse Cafe

    The next Small Business Breakfast of the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce, sponsored by Ground Control Lawn Services will take place on Thursday, May 8th, at 7:30 a.m. Farmhouse Café will be hosting this month’s…

  • Joe Byrd Cemetery Dedication Held Monday

    Monday morning, state and local officials along with family members dedicated an Historical Texas Cemetery Marker at the Captain Joe Byrd Cemetery on Bowers Boulevard in Huntsville. As we stood in front of the new…

  • Huntsville Man Charged with Falsifying Documents

    Sixty-eight-year-old Huntsville resident Patrick Michael Penker was indicted by the grand jury last week for two felonies for allegedly falsifying documents after the death of his wife last year. Penker was indicted for forging a…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets this evening at six for a regular session. Previous to the regular session there will be workshops at 4 PM where the council will discuss long-term financial planning recommendations for…