Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • John Otto Legislative Update

    In his legislative update State Representative John Otto reports: The House has rolled out its plan to provide meaningful tax relief to all Texans by reducing the sales tax rate and cutting the margins tax…

  • Global Warming & Climate Change

    With all of the controversy surrounding global warming and climate change in government, people often find themselves wondering whether the information they’re receiving is correct. James Taylor, senior vice president of the Heartland Institute, will…

  • Premium Livestock Sale A Big Success

    The Premium Livestock Sale was held at the Walker County Fair last night. Over $120,000 was taken for the participating kids from the auction of the Grand Champion and Reserve Grand Champion livestock animals. Kendyll…

  • Disposal Events This Saturday

    City of Huntsville Solid Waste Superintendent Esther Herklotz tells us her department is “hosting two major events this weekend from 8 AM to 12 PM at the City of Huntsville Disposal and Recycling Facility at…

  • Kent Sprouse Executed

    Forty-two-year-old Kent Sprouse was executed by lethal injection at the Huntsville Unit last night for the 2002 murder of Ferris, Texas police officer Harry Marvin Steinfeldt III outside a convenience store. Sprouse also shot and…

  • Light It Up Blue Fundraiser Scheduled

    On April 16th, Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Huntsville will be hosting a fundraiser for the Light It Up Blue campaign. At the last City Council session, Holiday Inn Express general manager Cheryl Miller…

  • WCAGT Crawfish Boil Coming Up

    The Walker County Area Go Texan Crawfish Boil is coming up. Local ambassador for the organization, Teresa Ringo, updates us . . . .   Ms. Ringo says they “are selling a table of eight…

  • Update on Wednesday’s Livestock Winners

    Alpha Omega Academy student Katelyn Klawinsky won the Grand Champion title at the Commercial Heifer Show at the Walker County Fair Wednesday. Sixteen-year-old Alpha Omega 10th-grade student Logan Slaughter won Reserve Grand Champion. Twelve-year-old Alpha…

  • Premium Sale At Fair Tonight

    The Walker County Fair continues. The Premium Junior Livestock Sale is tonight at 7 at the main building. Premium Sale spokesperson Sidney Grisham tells us all about it . . . .

  • Councilmember Allen Makes Allegation On Visitor Center Issue

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council,  Councilmember Ronald Allen “grandstands” again. At the beginning of a set of 3 items put on the agenda by the councilmember, one requesting a review…