Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • New Fair Queen Chosen

    Eighteen-year-old New Waverly High School senior Maddie Cobler was crowned Walker County Fair Queen this weekend. First Runner-up was Jenna Drane. Second Runner-up was Taylor Thompson. Diane Woods was named Miss Congeniality.

  • Meat Goat Competition Held at Fair

    In the meat goat show at the Walker County Fair this year, there were 51 goats competing in five weight classifications. Fifteen-year-old New Waverly High School student Luke Yargo had the Grand Champion. Eleven-year-old Alpha…

  • Premium Sale This Week

    The Walker County Fair continues out at the fairgrounds this week. We asked Fair Association President Bobby Lane to fill us in on the upcoming Premium and Saturday Sales . . . . PREMSALE4-4-14  

  • City Council Discusses Debt

    At Huntsville’s last regular council session, Managing Drector of FirstSouthwest, Boyd London, discussed the City’s debt schedule and upcoming debt retirement with councilmembers. He appeared positive about the City’s finances . . . . DEBT4-4-14…

  • National Crimes’ Victims Rights Week

    A special Crimes’ Victims program is coming to SHSU Monday with other events following. Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles has more information . . . . NATCRIME4-4-14  

  • Congressman Brady Says IRS Still Targeting Approval of Conservative Non-Profit Status

    Congressman Kevin Brady says, “The IRS’s Tea Party targeting program is still holding back approval of nearly 20 organizations’ non-profit status . . . . ” BRADIRS4-4-14

  • PRCA Rodeo Time is Here

    The big Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association Rodeo is scheduled out at the Walker County Fairgrounds. Rodeo Announcer Mike Mathis tells us more . . . . PRCARODEO4-3-14  

  • Fair Parade Moved to Saturday

    Due to weather issues, the Walker County Fair and Rodeo parade has been moved to start Saturday morning at 9:00 with the lineup beginning at 7:30 AM at the corner of 19th Street and Avenue…

  • Missing Huntsville Man Found

    In a press release, the Huntsvile Police Department has informed local media that 27-year-old Andy Sandoval of Huntsville, who was reported missing on March 26th, was found at a local residence by HPD. They reported…

  • Walker County Fair Kids’ Projects

    The Walker County Fair continues on through the 12th. There are a lot of projects for the kids to be involved in. We talked with Walker County Fair Association President Bobby Lane . . .…