Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday police received a report in the 500 block of I-45 that an unknown suspect used a victim’s credit card number without consent. In the 1400…

  • Seminar To Teach Students Leadership Skills

    The ability to lead is one of the most important qualities a college graduate can have when looking for a job. Three distinguished Huntsville leaders will share essential skills that will help students to be…

  • Big Crowd Turnout For MLK Celebration

    It was a packed house for the Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration at the MLK Center in Huntsville Monday afternoon. A good number of speakers were there and special entertainment was featured by the Angels…

  • Huntsville City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for an Executive Session and a Regular Session tonight. In the Executive Session at five, councilmembers will receive legal advice on a proposed draft for a water supply contract with…

  • State Of The Union Address Tonight

    President Barak Obama delivers his State of the Union Address tonight beginning at 8. Said to be among his topics tonight–new tax benefits for the “middle class” and free tuition for two-year community college.

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session at nine this morning at the courthouse. County Auditor Patricia Allen will discuss claims and invoices submitted for payment. Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss for…

  • TxDOT Plans

    This afternoon beginning at 4, the Texas Department of Transportation will conduct a public meeting to accept comments for updates to the 2015 Unified Transportation Program (UTP), the agency’s plan for project development over the…

  • Life, Liberty And Prosperity Tour Tonight

    The Sam Houston Tea Party will have a special fish dinner and Life, Liberty and Prosperity Tour tonight at the Veterans Conference Center beginning at 5. Tonight, those attending will hear from the Texas Eagle…

  • MLK Day Celebrated In Huntsville Today

    Today is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. As usual, there will be a special celebration in Huntsville. Program spokesperson Vanetta Mills tells us more . . . .  

  • SHSU Offers Martin Luther King Jr. Week

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt informs us that the university’s department of history will pay homage to the upcoming anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, and one of the men who worked to make…