Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • More on Upcoming HEAP Program

    HEAP, or the Huntsville Enrichment Activity Program, is registering for two sessions June 13th through 23rd and the second session June 27th through July 7th. Trac 1 is for ages 6 to 9 and Trac…

  • Junior Master Gardener Boot Camp

    Walker County Extension Agent Reg Leppley tell us that Walker County Master Gardeners are hosting a free Junior Master Gardener Boot Camp this summer for youngsters that are coming out of the third through fifth…

  • SHSU Criminal Justice Students Work with Community Organizations

    Sam Houston State University students in the College of Criminal Justice recently worked with community organizations as part of two Academic Community Engagement courses. Students enrolled in SHSU’s Master of Science in homeland security program…

  • HEAP Signing Up Students

    HEAP, or the Huntsville Enrichment Activity Program, is registering for two sessions, June 13th through 23rd, and the second session June 27th through July 7th. Trac 1 is for ages 6 to 9, and Trac…

  • Summer Reading Program at Library to Begin

    Huntsville Public Library Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail informs us that the 2016 summer reading program at the library will start off with a Summer Reading Kickoff Party from noon to 3 PM Saturday, June 4th…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday police were dispatched to an unattended death on Wire Road. A disorderly conduct case was investigated at 110 Memorial Hospital Drive where an unknown suspect offended…

  • Bearkat Athletics 2016 Spring Semester a Success

    The 2016 spring semester was a positive one for Bearkat Athletics with many success stories from multiple teams. · Women’s Bowling finished the year ranked 6th nationally. · Bearkat Baseball won the Southland Conference regular…

  • Junkapalooza Postponed

    Due to the weather, Junk-a-palooza will be moved from this Saturday to Saturday, June 18th.  It will be at the same times, 8am-noon. They are extending the vendor deadline until Monday, June 13th, so if…

  • State of Disaster Declared

    Governor Greg Abbott yesterday declared a state of disaster for 31 Texas counties–Walker County is included. Governor Abbott said, “As our state continues to face waves of severe weather and potential flooding, it is crucial…

  • Butch Davis on Trinity River Flooding Issues

    The Trinity River in Walker County continues to plague the area with the results of heavy recent rains. We talked with Walker County Emergency Manager Butch Davis about the situation Wednesday morning . . .…