Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Aggravated Robbery

    Last Thursday, officers and detectives with the Huntsville Police Department responded to an Aggravated Robbery call in the 1600 block of Sycamore. Two suspects had taken a number of items from three victims at the…

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at the courthouse at nine. Walker County Jail Bureau Captain Steve Fisher will discuss an Interlocal Agreement with Montgomery County to house Montgomery County inmates…

  • Application For Sidewalk Grant Underway

    The Huntsville City Council met in a workshop and a special session Thursday to discuss applying for a Transportation Alternatives Program grant for more sidewalks in Huntsville. After voting on various motions, the council finally…

  • College Of Criminal Justice Celebrates 50 Years Today and Saturday

    The College of Criminal Justice at SHSU continues to celebrate 50 years of service today. Scheduled for today, there’s a seminar series symposia, “Building a Criminal Justice Knowledge Base.” There will be a number of…

  • New Waverly Library Spring Fling Tomorrow

    New Waverly Public Library Children’s Librarian Chanel Maybin tells us that their Children and Teen’s Program will be having their 3rd Annual Spring Fling tomorrow from 10 AM to 2 PM at the Library .…

  • Emergency Services District #2 Special Election Scheduled

    The Board of Commissioners of Walker County Emergency Service District #2 has called a special election on May 9th, 2015 to allow voters to decide on imposing a 1.5 cent sales tax in unincorporated areas…

  • Pitch, Hit & Run Scheduled For Saturday

    The City of Huntsville Recreation Services participates in the Major League Baseball’s local Pitch, Hit and Run competition.  Boys and girls, ages 7 to 14, will have the opportunity to showcase their baseball or softball…

  • The Council Looked At The 2015-16 Budget This Week

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, Finance Director Steve Ritter previewed the budget for the fiscal year 2015-16. One of the areas of the budget he passed along was a look…

  • SHSU College Of Criminal Justice Kicks Off 50th Anniversary Celebration Today

    This year, the College of Criminal Justice at Sam Houston State University celebrates 50 years of service. Slated for today is a Leadership Luncheon at 11 AM that acknowledges the contribution of their criminal justice…

  • HEARTS Museum “Casino Night” Saturday

    HEARTS Veterans :Museum President Richie Harris tells us that they are having their 3rd Annual Roaring Twenties & Jazz Age Community Casino Night this Saturday, April 25th . . . .   Richie says you…