Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SHSU Nursing and Athletic Training Progam Students Train for Disasters

    Last Friday at Gibbs Ranch, the SHSU School of Nursing partnered with the Athletic Training Program for a learning opportunity that placed both sets of students in simulated scenarios to test their skills. The students…

  • Open House Public Meeting on I-45 Central Walker County Project Tuesday

    The Bryan District of the Texas Department of Transportation will be holding an open house meeting regarding plans to enhance freight mobility and address congestion along the I-45 corridor.  The project limits are from SH…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Labor Issues

    Congressman Kevin Brady reports, “A top lawyer for Washington’s National Labor Relations Board wants even more restrictions that make no sense on local businesses. So, they want the government to make an outrageous intervention in…

  • Good Shepherd Mission ‘s Food Bank

    We’ve been telling you the Good Shepherd Mission Fall Food Drive is underway. The mission feeds a lot of people and are very appreciative of food donations. We talked with the Mission’s Executive Director, Reverend…

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County Elections Manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Thursday was 805. This makes for a total of 11,546 voters checked-in during early voting for the November…

  • New Rita B Huff Director

    The Rita B Huff Animal Adoption Center has a new director. She is Deborah Turner. We asked Deborah to tell us about what she was doing before she got the job and what are some…

  • HPD SAAFE House Donation Drive

    The Huntsville Police Department is now accepting donations of items for victims served by Huntsville’s local SAAFE House. HPD Officer Ryan Kaaa informs us, “They’re needing a bunch of everyday items, and they don’t all…

  • Picnic for TDCJ Corrections Staff Planned for Saturday

    Walker County Police and Firemen’s Insurance Association Agent Tara Burnett informs us they are putting on a big picnic in Huntsville this weekend . . . .

  • Time Change this Weekend

    There’s a time change this weekend. This Sunday morning when local daylight time is about to reach 2 AM clocks are to be turned backward 1 hour to 1 AM local standard time instead. Sunrise…

  • Waterline Project Work Monday on 11th

    The 11th Street Water Line Replacement Project is scheduled to begin Monday, November 7th. This project consists of replacing an old and deteriorated 6″ waterline along 11th Street from University Avenue to Avenue G. Construction…