Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • New Waverly Public Library Fundraiser

    The New Waverly Public Library would like to remind everyone of their up-coming fundraiser on June 24th from 10am-4pm at the New Waverly Elementary Campus. All proceeds will go to their Children/Teen Programs and materials.…

  • Otto Warmbier is Dead

    Otto Warmbier, the 22-year-old American student held captive in a North Korean prison for over 17 months, has died Warmbier was returned to the United States recently and judged by medical authorities at the University…

  • League City Woman Arrested in Huntsville

    A story in the Huntsville Item reports that 50-year-old Angela Sophie West from League City was transported to the Walker County Jail Sunday night and charged with obstruction or retaliation, DWI second offense and a…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will hold a regular session this evening at six. Previous to the meeting at 4:30 there will be a Work Session where they will have a preliminary presentation on the 2017-18…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday property was reported to have been stolen in the 400 block of State Highway 30 East. A known person assaulted another person in the 1000…

  • Huntsville Police Department Offers Vacation Checks

    If you’re planning a vacation for the summer months, let the Huntsville Police Department be a set of eyes on your house while you are gone. HPD provides vacation home checks for residents at no…

  • London Incident Outside Mosque Results in One Fatality

    In London Monday, an incident outside the Muslim Welfare House resulted in the death of one person and injuries to ten others. A 48-year-old white male was arrested as the result of hitting pedestrians with…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court will meet for a special session this afternoon at 1:30 at the courthouse. County Clerk Kari French will discuss taking action on a records management contract with Kofile Technologies for the…

  • Helmet Funding for Lennon Apel

    According to a story in the Huntsville Item, 10-month-old Lennon Apel is in need of a specialized helmet to reshape his skull for a condition known as Brachycephaly. Those wishing to donate can help by…

  • Governor Abbott Signs Lifesaving Drunk Driving Bill

    AUSTIN (June 16, 2017) — A press release from Mothers Against Drunk Driving passes along that Texas Governor Greg Abbott has signed drunk driving legislation into law that will save lives by adding a new…