Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Senator Ted Cruz Critical Of Senate Joint Resolution #19

    In a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting this week, Texas Senator Ted Cruz lambasted Democratic Senators for introducing Senate Joint Resolution #19, an amendment to the U-S Constitution which he believes drastically weakens first amendment rights.…

  • Six People In Spring Shot To Death

    Down in Spring late last night a gunman killed six people, four of them children, in what appears to be the result of a domestic dispute. According to a report from Harris County Constable Ron…

  • HPD Finds Missing Huntsville Woman

    Huntsville Police have found Linda Howell, a Huntsville woman, whose family reported missing this past weekend. Wednesday morning, she was found at an undisclosed location in Houston and was reported to be in good condition.…

  • HISD Special-Called Meeting Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will hold a special-called meeting tonight at seven in the Hawkins Administration Building. In a closed session, Trustees will discuss the terms of the retirement of Superintendent Johnson and define…

  • Governor Perry Meets With President Obama On Border Issues

    Wednesday in Dallas, Governor Rick Perry spoke one-on-one about border security with President Obama aboard the president’s helicopter on the way from DFW Airport to Dallas Love Field. The president later characterized the meeting as…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday police were dispatched to the 500 block of 2nd Street where a known suspect was reported to have touched a juvennile inappropriately. A vehicle was reported…

  • Fair On The Square Registration Underway

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the 40th Annual Fair on the Square on Saturday, October 4th. Registration has begun and vendor spaces are only $155 for a 10 x 10…

  • “Ready, Set, Huntsville” Held Tuesday

    The Huntsville Fire Department and other local first-responders held their “Ready, Set, Huntsville!” event at the newly renovated Fire Station #2 on Sam Houston Avenue Tuesday night. Participants took advantage of free hot dogs, beverages,…

  • City U Progam Sign-Up Underway

    The City announces the return of the “City U Program” which is an opportunity for citizens throughout Walker County to learn about their local government. City Secretary Lee Woodward fills us in . . .…

  • Taxpayer Seminar In Huntsville Tomorrow

    On Thursday, July 10, the Comptroller’s office will offer a free taxpayer seminar in Huntsville from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. The seminar will take place at the Sam Houston State University Small Business Development…