Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Obamacare Website Costs

    Did the Obamacare website come in at a little over its projected cost? Oh, you might say so. Congressman Kevin Brady fills us in . . . . BRADWEB8-5-14 Congressman Brady says, “Meanwhile key parts…

  • Trinity County Authorities Search For Missing Man

    We still have no word yet on the outcome of Trinity County authorities search Wednesday for the body of a man they believe may have jumped off the Trinity River Bridge at Highway 19 in…

  • Council Decides Tax Rate Proposal And Signage Study

    Good news for local city taxpayers.   Mac Woodward and the Huntsville City Council has proposed a new lower tax rate. Finance Director Steve Ritter addressed councilmembers at their meeting at City Hall last night…

  • Activities Planned For SHSU Students

    SHSU students coming the university this fall can take advantage of a number of activities already planned for them. Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt updates us . . . . SHSUSTUD8-5-14 For a schedule of…

  • Heartwalk Activities Ahead

    We’ve been telling you about the 2014 Heart Walk of the Piney Woods which is scheduled for September 27th. Spokesperson Karen Bilsing tells us this year they are kicking off their plans for the Heart…

  • SHSU President Marries

    SHSU President Dana G. Hoyt and John M. Hoyt, ’75, were married on Aug. 4 in Horseshoe Bay, Texas, in the presence of family and close friends. Mr. Hoyt owned and operated HGS Self-Storage in…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet at City Hall at six this evening. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes the adoption of an ordinance calling the November 4th general election for the purpose of electing four at-large…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Friday a child was left unattended by guardians in the 200 block of I-45 South–CID and CPS were contacted. On Louis Davis Drive, a known suspect entered…

  • “City U” Has Openings

    If you’d like to get up-close-and-personal on how our city government works, there’s a way to do that. City Secretary Lee Woodward tells us how . . . . CITYU8-4-14  

  • Heartwalk Coming Up

    The 2014 Heart Walk of the Piney Woods has been scheduled for Saturday, September 27, and residents and businesses are encouraged to get their teams organized as soon as possible! According to Heart Walk organizing…