Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Senator Cruz Comments On “Sanctuary Cities” Issues

    On Tuesday, Senate Democrats blocked a bill that would crack down on sanctuary cities. Our Senator from Texas, Ted Cruz, addressed the U-S Senate on issues with Sanctuary Cities in America. In his speech he…

  • Third Annual Haunted Hayride Ahead

    The City of Huntsville’s Third Annual Haunted Hayride will take place at Kate Barr Ross Park on Saturday, October 24, at 6:30 P.M. Tickets will be $5 per hayride and $3 per fire truck ride.…

  • Grass Fire Update

    It was apparently a spark from a blown hay trailer tire rim that started the big grass fire in the FM 980 and FM 2628 area yesterday afternoon and evening in Walker County. The Woodland…

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County Elections Manager Julie Cooper reports the total number of voters who checked in for early voting Monday was 153. Early voting continues at the Walker County Annex at 1301 Sam Houston Avenue weekdays…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session at six this evening. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes Neighborhood Resources Director Dr. Sherry McKibben seeking acceptance of a Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Grant, making…

  • Criminal Justice Programs At SHSU Today

    Laurie Christensen remembers the day she fell in love with firefighting and the adrenaline it gave her. She was working alongside her supervisor to put out her first fire with the Pasadena Volunteer Fire Department,…

  • Will Biden Run For President?–White House Press Corps Asks Josh Earnest

    As the days tick by and the primaries and filing times get closer, many are wondering if Vice-President Joe Biden will get in the race for the presidency. At a White House Press Conference Monday,…

  • Early Voting Begins Today

    Early voting in Walker County began today at 8 AM at the Walker County Annex at 1301 Sam Houston Avenue, Room 101. Early voting will run, Monday through Friday, through October 30th, 8 AM to…

  • FM 1375 New Waverly Exit Closed

    Beginning today, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will close the IH-45 west frontage road between FM 1374 and FM 1375 and from FM 1375 south to the IH-45 South Entrance Ramp to thru…

  • HEARTS Veterans Museum’s New Director Comments On Its Emphasis On People

    Our guest on “Around Town” over the weekend was the new Executive Director of the HEARTS Veterans Museum Mark Robinson. His takes a very personal, positive view of the museum itself . . . .…