Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Honors KSAM

    Huntsville ISD selected KSAM to the “Media Honor Role” at their regular meeting this week. Director of Communications Shannon Duncan presented the award . . . . HISDKSAM6-18-14  

  • SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller Update On National Finals Rodeo

    The College National Finals Rodeo is underway in Casper, Wyoming this week. We checked in with SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller Wednesday afternoon. He filled us in on how the SHSU Rodeo Team is doing…

  • Report Faulty Street Lights

    Street lights are important to safety in Huntsville during the evening hours. Mayor Mac Woodward and Police Chief Kevin Lunsford informed City Councilmembers during a discussion on the issue at this week’s council session .…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this afternoon in the small District Courtroom on the third floor at 1:30. Today’s Statutory Agenda includes discussion and possible approval of a first amendment to…

  • Long Distance and 9-1-1 Phone Service in Some Areas Outside of Walker County Not Working

    Scott Morris with Windstream tells us there has been a fiber cut to phone lines in certain areas of Southeast Texas. Walker County is NOT affected. He said, however, Trinity, and other counties are affected…

  • City Council Discusses Safe Route To Schools Sidewalk Project Issues

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. One of the main issues under discussion concerned the Safe Route to Schools sidewalk project. Councilmember Allen raised issues with current sidewalk…

  • HISD Board Discusses Request for Qualifications for An Architect Firm Tuesday Night

    Tuesday, the HISD Board of Trustees met for a regular session. One of the district issues they focused on was a Request for Qualifications, or RFQ, for an architectural company to work alongside the district…

  • SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller Update On National Finals Rodeo

    The SHSU Rodeo Team is competing in the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming. We talked with Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller Tuesday afternoon. He updated us on what’s happening . . . . BUBBATUES6-17-14…

  • Highway 75 North Accident Update

    A major accident occurred this morning on Highway 75 North north of Sutterfield Lane. DPS Sergeant Stephen McNeil reports that the head-on collision resulted in two fatalities. Dead are 47-year-old Carise Ashworth, a female employee…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session at six this evening at City Hall. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes approval of purchase of various sizes of water meters to be used by the Public…