Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Fatal Car Fire on FM 405

    Over the weekend, the Huntsville Item reported that last Friday afternoon around 3:50 the Riverside Fire Department responded to a car on fire close to an embankment near the 300 block of FM 405. The…

  • HISD Approves “District of Innovation” Resolution

    At last week’s regular session of the HISD Board of Trustees, board members took a look at an “Innovation” resolution. A bill passed by the Texas legislature last year allows Texas school districts to go…

  • Trinity ISD Meets Tonight

    The Trinity ISD will meet for a regular board meeting this evening at six at the Administration Building. Students and employees will be recognized by trustees. The board will hear an End of Course Fall…

  • Criminal Justice Career Fair Coming Up at SHSU

    SHSU’s Publications Coordinator Beth Kuhles passes along if you’re looking for a job in criminal justice to come on down to Sam Houston State University for their Annual C-J Career Fair on March 2nd between…

  • Prescribed Burn Began at 10 this Morning

    The Forest Service advised us that a prescribed burn was scheduled to begin this morning at 10 AM in Walker and Montgomery Counties for Compartments 27 & 28, FM 1375, and FS 215/Stubblefield Lake Road. …

  • HISD Trustees Discuss LAN Facility Condition Assessment

    At Thursday’s session of HISD’s school board, trustees spent much time discussing and assessing whether to approve paying for a LAN Facility Condition Assessment. HISD facilities are in great need of renovation, or possibly replacement,…

  • Early Primary Voting Update

    The total number of voters checked-in during early voting Thursday, February 18th, was 328–of those voters, 45 voted in the Democratic Primary, and 283 in the Republican Primary. This makes for a total of 946…

  • Pope vs. Trump

    Now even the pope has become part of the swirling presidential contest controversies. Thursday, Pope Francis, in response to a reporter’s question about presidential candidate Donald Trump wanting to build a wall along the Mexican…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Tuesday’s day shift two thefts were reported–one in the 1600 block of Green Briar Drive and the other in the 100 block of I-45 South. One driver in a vehicle…

  • HCT’s “Jake’s Lament” Begins Tonight

    Jake’s Lament, a Neil Simon comedy, is coming to the Huntsville Community Theatre. Director, Jacob Foster, tells us more . . . .