Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Protests at Trump Rally

    Late Thursday night, at least 20 protesters were arrested outside a Donald Trump rally at the Orange County Fair and Event Center in California.  There were no major injuries reported. One protester jumped up on…

  • HPD Lt. Jim Barnes Comments on IRS Scam

    HPD Lt. Jim Barnes tells us, “Unfortunately, scams are always going on, but right now with this being tax season we have seen an increase in fraudulent IRS calls . . . .

  • Hearing on Crimes by Illegals

    In Washington Thursday, heated questions flew at the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on crimes committed by people living in the U-S illegally. North Carolina congressman Mark Meadows was looking for some direct…

  • Willis ISD Closed Today

    Today, Willis ISD schools are still closed because of issues from Wednesday’s storm. The Administration facility is also closed today.

  • Republican Presidential Candidate Trump Makes Major Foreign Policy Speech

    Wednesday, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump made a major foreign policy speech hosted by the Center for the National Interest in Washington, DC. where he outlined his vision of America’s role in the world. It…

  • Carly Fiorina Now V-P Running Mate for Cruz

    Wednesday in Indianapolis, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz officially named Carly Fiorina as his vice presidential running mate . . . .   Cruz’s political organization hopes the addition of Carly Fiorina to the ticket…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday police were dispatched to four property thefts–one in the 2000 block of Green Briar Drive, a second at I-45 North and Montgomery Road, another in the…

  • Sammy Bearkat Tryouts Sunday

    The job of Sammy the Bearkat is open. Assistant director of student activities, Brian McColpin, fills us in on the upcoming auditions . . . .   If you’re interested, go to Academic Building #3…

  • Tuesday Primaries Election Update

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump won all five northeastern state primaries he was running in last night. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton won four out of five. Bernie Sanders won Rhode Island. Following the win,…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday a gas pump drive-off was reported in the 100 block of I-45 South. Two vehicle burglaries were investigated–one in the 100 block of I-45 South…