Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Hornet Band Students Do Well In Competition

    Huntsville High School played host to the Region 9 5A All-Region Band Auditions in December. Over 300 students from various 5A schools participated in the audition process, and the Huntsville Hornet Military Marching Band placed…

  • Arnold Prieto Executed

    Forty-one-year-old Arnold Prieto was executed by lethal injection last night at the Huntsville Unit for his involvement in a stabbing that left three San Antonio residents dead in 1993. Of the three men arrested, Prieto…

  • Legislative Update From Representative Otto

    Our state representative John Otto has sent us a legislative update. The report says they took care of housekeeping items such as re-electing Joe Straus as speaker and adopting their rules of procedure. On Thursday…

  • Law Enforcement Pursued Suicidal Man Through Two Counties Tuesday

    According to the Montgomery County Police Reporter, Walker County law enforcement reports that Tuesday night a suicidal man was pursued by several law enforcement agencies through two counties. It was reported the man had explosives…

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday police received a report in the 500 block of I-45 that an unknown suspect used a victim’s credit card number without consent. In the 1400…

  • Seminar To Teach Students Leadership Skills

    The ability to lead is one of the most important qualities a college graduate can have when looking for a job. Three distinguished Huntsville leaders will share essential skills that will help students to be…

  • Big Crowd Turnout For MLK Celebration

    It was a packed house for the Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration at the MLK Center in Huntsville Monday afternoon. A good number of speakers were there and special entertainment was featured by the Angels…

  • Huntsville City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for an Executive Session and a Regular Session tonight. In the Executive Session at five, councilmembers will receive legal advice on a proposed draft for a water supply contract with…

  • State Of The Union Address Tonight

    President Barak Obama delivers his State of the Union Address tonight beginning at 8. Said to be among his topics tonight–new tax benefits for the “middle class” and free tuition for two-year community college.

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session at nine this morning at the courthouse. County Auditor Patricia Allen will discuss claims and invoices submitted for payment. Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss for…