Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Huntsville Beautification Golf Tournament Scheduled

    It’s time to start getting up teams for the Huntsville Beautification Golf Tournament coming up. Spokesperson Penny Joiner has the information . . . .   Ms. Joiner also says to follow them on Facebook.com\cohrecservices

  • Alan Tinsley Appointed To Regents

    Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has appointed Alan Tinsley, a Sam Houston State University alumnus from Madisonville, to serve as a member of the Texas State University System Board of Regents. Upon Senate confirmation, Tinsley will…

  • YMCA Needs Camp Counselors

    There looking for help over at the “Y.” Youth Development Coordinator Jenna Johnson tells us more . . . .

  • Farmers Market Will Return In May

    Huntsville’s Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher tells us the Downtown Farmer’s Market is coming back the second Saturday in May . . . .

  • Councilmember Tish Humphrey Update On Folk Festival

    The General Sam Houston Folk Festival is coming up. At a recent Huntsville City Council session, Ward #2 Councilmember Tish Humphrey updated everyone on the big upcoming event . . . .   Again, that’s…

  • “Free Austin Tice” Campaign

    Texas Native and journalist Austin Tice has been missing since 2012. He was kidnapped, but no group has claimed responsibility. He was last heard of while reporting in Syria. The Global Center for Journalism and…

  • Sidewalk Improvement Grant Application Expanded

    Tuesday, Huntsville City Councilmembers got together in a workshop and regular session to change out, or repeal, a resolution passed last week on applying for a Transportation Alternatives Program grant which would bring some new…

  • Yard Waste Pickup Begins

    If perchance your yard is covered in tree limbs and branches from the big blow that came through here Monday, there is help to cart if off. City of Huntsville Solid Waste Customer Service Rep…

  • Satellite Phone Channel Addition Approved By Commissioners

    In Commissioners’ Court this week, Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis moved forward in attempting to expand the emergency communication capabilities of the County. He asked commissioners to approve a Memorandum of Understanding with…

  • Representative John Otto’s Legislative Update

    Our State Representative John Otto reports in his Legislative Update that last week the House passed House Bill 1690, which will relocate the Public Integrity Unit from the Travis County District Attorney’s Office to the…