Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Budget Workshop

    At the conclusion of a Budget Workshop, the Board of Trustees last week approved a recommendation for the teacher compensation plan for 2015-2016 to include a minimum salary for beginning teachers to be $42,000 a…

  • Congressman Brady Looks At Social Security

    Congressman Kevin Brady wants to look down the road and put together a financially responsible and lasting social security . . . .

  • Sen. Ted Cruz On Space Bill

    The space race continues. Just this last week, Texas Senator Ted Cruz addressed an executive session of the Senate Commerce Committee. The Cruz-Nelson-Peters Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act is now out of committee and to…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2600 block of Milam Street. In the 1000 block of Elm, an unknown suspect entered a vehicle and stole…

  • Fire Destroys Mobile Home

    Fire destroyed a single-wide mobile home Wednesday afternoon in the 300 block of Sowell Drive. No one was at home when the blaze got underway. The American Red Cross is assisting the people who lived…

  • City EMC John Waldo On Flooding Safety

    National Hurricane Preparedness Week begins this Sunday. Our guests on “Around Town” this weekend, City Emergency Management Coordinator John Waldo and County EMC Butch Davis, will be filling us in with the necessary information on…

  • Marketing Director Megan Buro On Military Members Free Admission

    The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is part of program which offers a special opportunity for members of the military to visit. Marketing Coordinator Megan Buro tells us more . . . .

  • Garbage Pickup Memorial Day

    The City of Huntsville Solid Waste Division will run regular residential and commercial garbage pick-up routes on Monday, May 25, 2015, Memorial Day. The Solid Waste Transfer Facility will also be open for business on…

  • Ethician Museum Inaugurations

    The Ethician Museum of Texas Furniture will celebrate its “Grand Opening” today at 1405 University Avenue in Huntsville, Texas between 4 and 7 P.M. The Texas Furniture Museum is housed in the same building as…

  • Council Discusses Zoning

    At this week’s regular Huntsville City Council session, there was a “First Reading” and discussion considering a request for a change in zoning classification on a lot in the 1000 block of State Highway 75…