Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news over the past several days, on the night shift Friday a building was burglarized in the 1300 block of Rhodes Drive. On the night shift Saturday, three individuals were arrested in…

  • Deadline for Enrollment Of Newborns In Prepaid Tuition Program Coming Up

    The deadline is July 31st for Texas families to enroll their newborns in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund® and avoid future increases in tuition and required fees at Texas public colleges and universities. Newborns are…

  • Former Vice-President Cheney Comments On Strategic Threat Of Terrorists

    Former Vice-President Dick Cheney was asked this week at a Politico Playback luncheon what he fears from terrorist enemies of the U-S in the Mideast at the present time . . . . CHENEY7-15-14

  • New Web Portal On Economic Impact Of Military Installations

    Texas Comptroller Susan Combs has announced a new web portal that will provide information on the economic impact of military installations in the state. The portal, located at www.TheTexasEconomy.org/military, will highlight the many ways the…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Previous to the main session, they will hold two work sessions beginning at 4:30 this afternoon. Intern Makeebba Deterville…

  • EMC Butch Davis Comments To Commissioners On Food For Shelters

    Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis told Walker County Commissioners Monday that they have an agreement regarding all of their shelters, which are run by American Red Cross. He said their plan is to have…

  • “Heartwalk” Coming To Huntsville

    Monday, Huntsville Memorial Hospital Manager of Community Relations Karen Bilsing and CEO Shannon Brown spoke before Walker County Commissioners and Judge Pierce on behalf of the Walker County American Heart Association. They work with the…

  • Entergy Texas Helps Local Communities

    You know summer has arrived when Entergy Texas, Inc. sets out to help customers “Beat the Heat” by giving away fans to help many of them stay more comfortable during Southeast Texas’ sweltering summer. The…

  • Summer Repertory Theatre Begins Soon At SHSU

    The Sam Houston State University Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre will continue its rich history of summer play production with a series of five shows in 10 days for its Summer Repertory Theatre program.…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. On today’s “Statutory Agenda,” County Clerk Kari French will discuss the Records Management Plan and various fees. District Clerk Robyn…