Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • House Republican Tax Reform Agenda

    Our 8th District Congressman and Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee, Kevin Brady, along with House Speaker Paul Ryan and other GOP members, presented the House Republican Tax Reform Agenda in the Rayburn…

  • Summer Art Classes at the Wynne Home

    Huntsville’s Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease informs us that the Wynne Home Art Center announces summer classes again this year for children and adults during the month of July . . . . Ms. Pease…

  • Trinity ISD Meets Tonight

    The Trinity ISD meets for a regular Board Meeting at their Administration Building at 6 PM. There will be recognition regarding Robotics and the Superintendent’s Advisory Council. The Superintendent will deliver his report. Tonight’s “Action…

  • HEARTS Director Update on Recently Acquired Outdoor Pieces

    Our guest on “Around Town” over the weekend was HEARTS Veterans Museum Executive Director Mark Robinson who updated us on the upcoming HEARTS Veterans Service Expo on July 4th. He also told us the most…

  • Bryan Collier Named New TDCJ Executive Director

    The Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) has a new incoming Executive Director. Bryan Collier, the agency’s Deputy Executive Director, was appointed to the top position by the Texas Board of Criminal Justice during their…

  • British Voters Choose to Leave the EU

    Jolly “Old” England will remain just that. British voters, in a hard-fought referendum, have voted to leave the European Union. The electoral commission in England reported that 52 percent of the voters chose to leave…

  • Former SHSU Student Sentenced by Grand Jury

    The Huntsville Item reports that Thursday a Walker County Grand Jury sentenced former SHSU student, 21-year-old Coby Alekzander Bradford, to 10 years probation after he pleaded guilty to five counts of felony burglary of a…

  • Paul Ryan on Democrats’ Sit-in

    On Thursday, House Democrats ended a daylong sit-in in their chamber to protest no action being taken on gun control measures. At Speaker of the House Paul Ryan’s weekly briefing, a reporter asked him, “What…

  • HISD Athletic Department Summer Camps

    HISD informs us that volleyball and football camps are ready for registrations. Those interested can download forms from their website at hornetnation.org/forms. The Little Hornet Volleyball Summer Camp will be June 28th through June 30th…

  • Library Reptile Program Monday

    The Huntsville Public Library has a special program you might want to take the kids too next Monday. Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail tells us all about it . . . .