Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Again, SHSU A Great Place To Work

    As you may have heard, SHSU is a great place to work. Associate Director of Communications at the university, Julia May, tells us more . . . . SHSUGRTWK7-23-14  

  • Beware Of Caller Scam

    The Walker County Sheriff’s Office would like to inform citizens to be aware of a current scam that is taking place locally. Numerous people in the community have been receiving automated phone calls. The caller…

  • Council Meets On Budget

    The Huntsville City Council met this week to discuss the proposed 2014-15 budget. On August 5th, the council will discuss the tax rate and set public hearings for the tax rate if required. On August…

  • I-45 Lane Closure This Morning

    TxDOT contractor Texas Sterling Construction Company will close one lane of I-45 southbound, near Highway 30, from 10 until 11:30 AM today, in order for DPS to do an accident investigation. Alternate left and right…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news over the past several days, on the day shift Saturday a residential burglary was investigated in the 900 block of Thomason. On Saturday’s night shift at Palm Street and Sycamore Avenue,…

  • SHSU Summer Commencement Speaker Chosen

    SHSU graduate and Attorney Alan Tinsley will return to the campus on August 2nd to share his thoughts and experiences with the university’s summer graduates as the year’s commencement speaker. SHSU’s Manager of Communications Jennifer…

  • Texas Ag Commissioner Staples Talks About Allergy Season

    According to Texas Ag Commissioner Todd Staples, the weather has been pretty tough on allergy sufferers in Texas this year Staples said in some parts of Texas, “We had some early warming, then freezing temperatures…

  • White House Press Secretary Earnest Comments on Anonymous Versus Identified Sources

    Anonymous sources can sometimes be the only information released on a story a reporter is covering that gets closest to the truth. Remember the famous “Deep Throat” character during the Watergate Scandal of the President…

  • Spanish Lessons Offered At Library

    Beginning Tuesday, August 12, the Huntsville Public Library will again host free beginner and advanced Spanish lessons led by instructor Beth Williamson. City Librarian Linda Dodson says, “The Library is fortunate to have Beth Williamson…

  • Scam Artist May Be Trying Access Local Accounts

    A local citizens called up KSAM News this morning saying someone had  tried to trick him into giving out his local bank account number information. Please be advised not to give out your account numbers…