Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Superintendent Granted Leave of Absence

    The Huntsville Independent School District sent us an agenda for a special-called Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday, August 15th, at 6:30 PM to consider board approval of appointing an acting superintendent. According to the Huntsville…

  • DOJ Investigates Charlottesville Car Attack

    A Justice Department official has told Fox News that the they are looking into whether the suspect, James Alex Fields, Jr.–who is accused of driving his car into protesters at a white nationalist rally in…

  • Credit Card Skimmer Found at Gas Station

    On August 10th, Huntsville Police Department officers were called to the Exxon station located at 101 FM 2821, at the intersection of FM 2821 and FM 247, to investigate a possible skimming device that had…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court meets for a regular session at nine this morning at the courthouse. On today’s “Statutory Agenda:” Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss purchasing equipment for the TDCJ Holliday…

  • Statement from Senator Charles Schwertner Regarding White Nationalist Rally to be Held at Texas A&M University  

    AUSTIN, TX – The following statement was released from Senator Charles Schwertner (R-Georgetown) in response to the announced white nationalist rally to be held by outside groups on the campus of Texas A&M University next…

  • Trinity ISD Meeting

    The Trinity Independent School District will have a Special/Budget Workshop Board meeting tonight at six in their Administration Building.

  • High Heat Index Values Ahead

    The National Weather Service reports that high heat index values are expected through early next week. Very warm temperatures coupled with high humidity will produce heat index values between 104 and 109 degrees.    

  • Texas Sales Tax Holiday This Weekend

    (AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar reminds shoppers the annual sales tax holiday is scheduled for today, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 11-13. The law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced for less…

  • Upcoming City Council Election Update

    All four ward position incumbent councilmembers will be running for re-election in November. A check of “Campaign Filings” on the City’s website shows that 29-year-old Timothy Davis of Huntsville will also be running for the…

  • Veterans Job Fair Houston

    RecruitMilitary helps military veterans and military spouses connect with employers that seek to attract, hire and retain America’s best talent. RecruitMilitary and DAV will host a Veterans Job Fair.  This is a free hiring event for…