Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SHSU Offers Students Legal & Mediation Services

    Many SHSU students may not realize that the university offers a student legal and mediation service. We talked with the director of the office, Gene Roberts, who filled us in on what they offer .…

  • First United Methodist Church Programs

    First United Methodist Church is hosting two free computer classes. Windows 8.1 begins Monday, Sept 15th, at 6 PM and will continue every Monday for 8 weeks. The class is free, but the cost of…

  • Crime Stoppers Car Wash Canceled

    The Walker County-Huntsville Crime Stoppers Car Wash scheduled for this Saturday at the Annex has been canceled because of weather issues.

  • 9-11-2001 And The Terrorist Threat Today

    Thirteen years ago on this day, around 3,000 people lost their lives as a result of terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, a passenger jet flying over Pennsylvania and the Pentagon. This old 9-11…

  • HISD Special-Called Board Meeting Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a special-called board meeting tonight at 7:30 at the Hawkins Administration Building. On their agenda under “Items for Discussion,” a discussion with a Texas Association of School…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday a residential burglary was reported in the 600 block of University Drive. A case of credit card abuse was investigated in the 500 block of 13th…

  • Senator Ted Cruz’s Father To Speak In Huntsville

    Senator Ted Cruz’s dad will be coming to town soon. Sam Houston Tea Party spokesperson Linda Thompson fills us in . . . .

  • Texas National Guard Arrives At Border

    Around noon Wednesday, the Texas Military Forces (TMF) report the first group of Texas National Guard (TXNG) soldiers and airmen arrived along the Texas-Mexico border to take up observational posts in support of the Texas…

  • I-45 At Goree Overpass Update

    According to a new update from TxDOT’s Bob Colwell in Bryan, both I-45 northbound lanes at the Goree Overpass will be open for now while construction design to repair the overpass is determined. The Goree…

  • Update On Fatal Accident At Goree Overpass

    Tuesday morning around 4:15, 56-year-old Liberty resident Michael Bird slammed into a bridge support of the Goree overpass in his 18-wheeler traveling northbound on I-45. Bird died at the scene of the accident. According to…