Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Local Man Charged with Injury to a Child

    Last week, a 2-month-old child in Huntsville was flown to the pediatric intensive care unit at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston suffering from head and internal injuries. Twenty-three-year-old Brent Raynard Davison was being held in…

  • Commissioners Meet This Afternoon

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this afternoon at 2:30 in the Commissioners Courtroom. County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss with commissioners issuing a Request For Qualifications for medical services for…

  • SHSU Founders Day

    Sam Houston State University will celebrate 135 years of academic success, while paying homage to its beginnings, through the inaugural Founders Day celebration on April 26th. Founders Day will provide alumni, friends and faculty to…

  • Fishing Update from Walker County Game Warden

    It’s that time of the year when more people head outdoors to go fishing. Our guest this past weekend on “Around Town” was Walker County Game Warden Stephen Ingram. We asked him to fill us…

  • Non-Profit Funding Applications Reminder

    At the last regular session of the Huntsville City Council, Mayor Mac Woodward passed along a reminder about funding applications for those that it applied to . . . . NONPROFIT4-17-14

  • Boy Scout Josey Jamboree Date Correction

    Here is a correction sent to us for the Boy Scout Josey Jamboree. The event will be held May 2nd through 4th. Donations are requested by April 25th. Contact Crista Gabrunas at 435-4113 for more…

  • Jose Villegas Executed Wednesday

    Thirty-nine-year-old Jose Villegas was executed by lethal injection Wednesday in Huntsville. Villegas was convicted of fatally stabbing his girlfriend, 23-year-old Erida Salazar, her 3-year-old son Jacob and Erida Salazar’s 51-year-old mother, Alma, in Corpus Christi…

  • Relay for Life Coming Up

    At this week’s regular Huntsville City Council session, KSAM and 104-9 “The Hits” Operations Director Brooke Addams updated councilmembers on the American Cancer Society’s upcoming Relay for Life activities . . . . RELAY4-16-14

  • HISD Upgrades Announced

    A couple of upgrades for HISD were discussed by Deputy Superintendent Sonny Cruse at this week’s Board of Trustees session. An acoustical engineer came in to evaluate the Huntsville High School gym, and Cruse passed…

  • Boy Scout Josey Jamboree Needs Donated Items

    Boy Scout Troop 114 is hosting the Josey Jamboree at the Josey Scout Lodge on April 25-27.  The Jamboree is for all cub, boy and girl scouts from the local community and surrounding areas. This…