Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Republican Nominee For Precinct #4 Commissioner Jimmy D. Henry Comments

    Local businessman Jimmy D. Henry won the Republican nomination for the Precinct #4 Commissioners position against incumbent Tim Paulsel on Tuesday. We asked Mr. Henry how he felt now that he had won . .…

  • New Construction at Ravenwood Village Shopping Center Underway

    You may have noticed the concrete framework that’s been constructed recently on the north end of the Ravenwood Village shopping center. These construction efforts have been reported to be the future homes for a new…

  • SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller Looks Ahead to College National Finals

    The College National Finals Rodeo, sometimes called the “Rose Bowl” of college rodeo, is scheduled for June 15th through the 21st in Casper, Wyoming. The SHSU Rodeo Team along with other teams will be competing…

  • Huntsville High School Congratulates Floral Design Students

    Huntsville High School congratulates Morgan Nettuno, Amanda Dugas, Rebecca Hoke, Emily Adamick, LeeKarah Tillis and Jesica Cox–six Huntsville High School Floral Design students who recently completed a yearlong Texas Education Agency approved floral design curriculum…

  • SHSU Receives Fundraising Award

    Sam Houston State University’s fundraising efforts have earned the university a 2014 Educational Fundraising Award by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education. SHSU was selected to receive an “Overall Improvement Award” in the…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Issues With Obamacare

    Congressman Kevin Brady says Obamacare users find there is no such thing as free . . . . BRADFREHLTH5-28-14

  • Election Update

    In a hotly contested local runoff race, Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel was defeated by local businessman Jimmy D. Henry for the commissioner’s post in final election balloting yesterday. Henry defeated Paulsel 650 to 536…

  • Occupants Freed From Vehicle In Walker County Accident

    Heavy thunderstorms rolled through Walker County just before daylight Tuesday morning, leaving a 3-foot diameter pine tree laying across State Hwy 150 near FM 2693. A driving rain obscured visibility even further, and cars struck…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news on the day shift last Friday, 22-year-old Jarondrick Anderson-Wise was arrested for aggravated assault in Family violence in the 100 block of Martin Luther King. On Friday’s night shift, a known…

  • District Clerk Robyn Flowers On Record-Scanning Efforts

    Walker County District Clerk Robyn Flowers informed County Commissioners that she is ordering a book scanning machine that was approved on last year’s budget. Total cost for the machine, including associated costs, is around $21,000.…