Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • President to Visit Japan, South Korea and Other Countries

    President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will be traveling to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, the Phillipines and Hawaii today through November 14th. At Thursday’s White House Press Briefing, National Security Advisor H-R McMaster…

  • Crime Stoppers Food Drive Saturday

    Walker County/Huntsville Crime Stoppers is having a Food Drive for the Good Shepherd Mission on Saturday, November 4th, at Brookshire Brothers from 9 AM to 3 PM.  You can buy non-perishable food items there and…

  • Early Voting Update

    Walker County elections manager Julie Cooper reports the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Wednesday, November 1st was 194; this makes for a total of 1,275 voters checked-in during early voting in the…

  • Tomball Man Charged with Sexual Assault

    The Huntsville Item reports that Jerry Jacobson from Tomball has been indicted by the Walker County Grand Jury with sexual assault. Jacobson is accused of allegedly assaulting an unconscious woman at her residence in 2013.

  • Houston Woman Dies in Huntsville Vehicle Accident

    The Huntsville Item reports that Twenty-one-year-old Shavon Nauls from Houston lost her life in a one-vehicle accident in Huntsville Monday. The accident occurred while she was driving west on the Highway 19 flyover to gain…

  • Burn Ban Lifted

    Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator Sherri Pegoda has informed us that the “Burn Ban” for Walker County was lifted at 5 PM Wednesday, November 1st.

  • Huntsville ISD Regular Board Workshop & Special Board Meeting

    Huntsville ISD will have a Board Workshop followed by a Special-Called Meeting tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. During tonight’s Board Workshop Steve Pierce will present a legislative update. At tonight’s Special-Called Board…

  • Shop Small-Shop Local Campaign Underway in Huntsville

    Huntsville’s Main Street Coordinator Debbie Charbonneau told us Wednesday that Downtown Huntsville businesses are participating in a brand new Shop Small-Shop Local campaign for the month of November. Many of the downtown businesses are inviting…

  • President Trump Seeks to End Diversity Lottery System

    Addressing reporters before a cabinet meeting Wednesday, President Trump expressed his intention to end the diversity lottery program that permitted the New York terrorist suspect into the United States who ran over 8 people with…

  • Huntsville ISD- Hornet’s Nest Report for 11/01

    Here is this week’s Hornet’s Nest:   Sponsored by Wiesner of Huntsville