Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Huntsville Family YMCA Campaign Underway

    The Huntsville Family YMCA held their Community Impact & Annual Campaign Kickoff Friday. The local YMCA’s executive director Sandra Clifton addressed those in attendance about their campaign . . . .   Youth Development Director…

  • HISD Superintendent Wright Compliments Trustees

    At the past session of the HISD Board of Trustees during this School Board Recognition Month, Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright took time out to salute our school board . . . .

  • Trump’s Populist Inauguration Speech

    In his inaugural address Friday, our new president Donald Trump made it clear that he would not continue the practices of the Obama administration or adhere to the Republican establishment. In his populist agenda speech,…

  • Press Secretary Sean Spicer Passes Along Inauguration Schedule

    At the first the first White House press conference for new Press Secretary Sean Spicer, Spicer passed along Trump’s inauguration schedule for today . . . .   At 7 PM, the president and vice-president…

  • SHSU Political Science Professor Mike Yawn & Students Attend Inauguration

    SHSU Political Science Professor Mike Yawn and students from LEAP–the Center for Law, Engagement and Politics–are in Washington D.C. this morning awaiting the inauguration of Donald Trump. We talked with SHSU student Christina Perez.  We…

  • It’s Crime Stoppers Month

    The Huntsville City Council celebrated Crime Stoppers Month at their regular session this week. Several Walker Count/Huntsville Crime Stopper members showed up to participate in the reading of a Proclamation for the organization by Mayor…

  • New White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer Responds to Reporter’s Question on Diversity

    At the first White House press conference for the Trump Administration under the direction of new Press Secretary Sean Spicer, Spicer responded to a reporter who brought up criticism of the new Trump administration lacking…

  • Tickets Available for Ducks Unlimited Banquet

    Ducks Unlimited Banquet spokesperson Johnny Holland tells us that their banquet is coming Thursday, February 9th, from 6 to 10 at the Walker County Fairgrounds . . . .

  • Six Indicted in Walker County for Murder Last September

    The Huntsville Item reports that five members of a gang are now under indictment for a September murder in Walker County in which the skeletal remains of the victim were found off Grivich Drive. The…

  • HISD Board Meets

    January is School Board Recognition Month and Huntsville ISD joins other districts across the state to show appreciation and thanks to these local leaders for their dedication and willingness to serve as advocates for our…