Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Councilmember Don Johnson Will Not Seek Re-Election

    Position #3 At-large councilmember Don Johnson has announced he will not seek re-election to the Huntsville City Council this year. He says he thanks “those of you who encouraged me to run years ago, and…

  • SHSU’s President Dr. Hoyt on Bearkat Athletics

    We talked with SHSU President Dr. Dana Hoyt about a number of topics Monday. One of the questions we asked her was, “How is Bearkat Athletics looking this year?” . . . .

  • Monday-Clinton Campaigns with Biden–Trump Delivers Foreign Policy Address

    In her campaign for the presidency, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton campaigned in the hometown of her father Hugh Rodham and the hometown of Vice President Joe Biden. Who was lending her his support. Biden…

  • Heavy Flooding in Louisiana Over Weekend

    Flooding has caused the deaths of at least four people in Louisiana. It’s been reported that over 20,000 people and several hundred of their pets have been rescued from the flood waters. Sunday, over 10,000…

  • Milwaukee Protests

    In Milwaukee, police say one person was shot during protests there on Sunday during the second night of crowds gathered after the shooting of a black man. Saturday, officers dealt with about 150 protestors who…

  • New Waverly ISD Early Voting

    Walker County Elections Manager Julie Cooper reports that early voting for New Waverly ISD’s Special Election is currently underway. The total number of voters checked-in during early voting Friday, August 13 as of 3:00 pm…

  • Congressman Brady Addresses Concerned Women of America

    Last Thursday evening, Congressman Kevin Brady addressed the local chapter of the Concerned Women of America at the Fellowship of Huntsville Church. He talked about the Republicans “Better Way Agenda.” He said they identified six…

  • D-A David Weeks Explains How Grand Juries Work

    You often hear grand juries referred to in the news. Many people may not be aware of what a grand jury actually is. On this weekend’s Around Town program, we asked our County’s Criminal District…

  • Library Plans “Back-to-School Bash”

    Mark your calendars. Another “Back to School” event is coming to Huntsville. Huntsville Public Library Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail has the information . . . .

  • Houston Area Olympians Bring Home the Gold

    Two Houston area Olympian competitors have brought home the gold from Rio. Simone Biles and Simone Manuel scored the big prize. Biles and her teammates picked up the gold medal Tuesday in the women’s team…