Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Crime Stopper Update

    Crime Stoppers reports that: On Monday, December 1, 2014, the Storeroom Inc. on Palm Street had two units broken into by a male suspect. The suspect was described as being 5`8″, about 150 pounds, and…

  • Firefighter Jimmy Williams Comments On Home Fire Safety

    New Waverly Firefighter Jimmy Williams tells us that cooking is a major cause of fires in the home . . . .  

  • Speaker Boehner Speaks At Press Briefing Thursday

    At the House Speaker Briefing in Washington Thursday, Congressman John Boehner was asked, “Aside from your plans on immigration, what else is at the top of your priority list once your party takes control of…

  • CIA Director Brennan On Effects Of Enhanced Interrogation Techniques

    CIA Director John Brennan held a press conference in reference to the recent study on CIA enhanced interrogation techniques released by the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence following the 9-11 attacks. Director Brennan was asked…

  • Texas Silver Alert–Missing Senior Citizen From Trinity

    THIS IS A MISSING SENIOR ALERT ISSUED BY THE TEXAS SILVER ALERT NETWORK The Trinity Police Department is searching for Thomas Gentry, diagnosed with a Cognitive Impairment, White, Male, 88 years old, DOB 04/13/1926, HEIGHT…

  • Bearkats Depart For Villanova Today

    The SHSU Bearkat Football Team and coaches will leave Huntsville today from the Mafrige Fieldhouse at 11:00a.m. to travel to play Villanova in the FCS Quarterfinals. You’re invited to come out to send the Bearkats…

  • Senator Schwertner Files Bill Capping Tuition

    According to a press release from Texas Senator Charles Schwertner’s office, the senator has “filed legislation to make higher education more affordable by addressing the dramatic cost of growth at Texas’ public colleges and universities.…

  • Judge Pierce On Chemex Plant

    During our last “Around Town” presentation, County Judge Danny Pierce updated us on the new Chemex plant in New Waverly . . . . Judge Pierce says, “They should be in production by April 15th.”

  • SHSU Student Art Exhibit On Display

    The SHSU Student Satellite Gallery will host the third annual exhibition of student work curated and organized by students in associate art professor Michael Henderson’s “Museum and Gallery Practices” class. “Zeitgeist,” German for “Spirit of…

  • Senator Cruz Comments On American Rights

    This week our Senator from Texas, Ted Cruz, spoke out on American rights in his opening statement in a Subcommittee Hearing on the State of Civil and Human Rights. Senator Cruz said, “A disturbing pattern…