Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Deborah Turner Comments on Rita B Huff Operational Change

    Following more than a couple of decades of operating as a traditional shelter, the Rita B Huff Humane Society has recently decided to become a “no-kill” facility. We asked their new executive director, Deborah Turner,…

  • Trump Begins “Thank You” Campaign in Ohio

    Last night, before a huge crowd in Cincinnati, President-elect Donald J. Trump began his “Thank You” tour of states that supported him in the 2016 election . . . .   At the rally, Trump…

  • TxDOT Launches Safe Phone Zones

    AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Transportation announced the implementation of Safe Phone Zones at 55 Safety Rest Areas and Travel Information Centers (TICs) across the state. The GEICO sponsored Safe Phone Zones are part of the Department’s Sponsor…

  • School Van Crash Trinity County

    KTRE Channel 9 in Lufkin reports that one child is dead and other children sustained injuries this morning in a Trinity ISD school van accident. According to the report, Trinity County Sheriff Woody Wallace said…

  • Tacoma Officer Killed

    Late Wednesday in Tacoma, Washington, a police officer died after being shot while answering a call to a domestic violence case. The officer, a male, was killed by a suspect who later barricaded himself inside…

  • Congressman Brady Update on American Jobs and on Health Care

    As President-elect Donald Trump begins moving to keep jobs in America and improve employment with recent actions like saving Carrier air conditioning plant jobs from going to Mexico, our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady talks…

  • Downtown Christmas Fair Rescheduled

    The City of Huntsville has rescheduled Huntsville’s Downtown Christmas Fair. Due to inclement weather, the Downtown Christmas Fair has been rescheduled to December 10th, from 11:30 am to 5:00 pm. There will be snow, train…

  • Ohio State University Incident Press Conference

    A press conference was held in Columbus, Ohio Wednesday following Monday’s vehicle and knife attack on the Ohio State University campus by Somalian born student Abdul Razak Ali Artan. Cincinnati Division FBI agent Angela Byers…

  • Constable Bartee on Rifle Purchase

    This week in Walker County Commissioners’ Court, Precinct #4 Constable Gene Bartee addressed commissioners about the possible approval of constable proceeds from tax sales to purchase needed duty rifles . . . .   Commissioners…

  • Charlotte Prosecutor Will Not File Charges in Shooting

    Wednesday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg D-A Andrew Murray told reporters that Officer Brentley Vinson’s shooting of Keith Lamont Scott in September of this year was justified . . . .   Local Prosecutor Murray showed a video from…