Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Commissioner White On Remainder of Bond Funds

    Walker County Precinct #2 Commisioner Ronnie White was our guest on “Around Town” this weekend. There is money remaining from the $20 million bond package that was used to finance the building of the new…

  • Sam Houston Tea Party Meets Tonight For Program

    Tonight at seven, the Sam Houston Tea Party has a program scheduled. The Tea Party’s Linda Thompson tells us all about it . . . . SAMHOUSTEA7-18-14  

  • New Waverly and Huntsville Firefighters Respond to Major Accidents Over Weekend

    New Waverly firefighter and Public Information Officer Jimmy Williams reports that 6 people were transported in two separate weekend crashes. Huntsville and New Waverly Firefighters responded Saturday evening to the first of two serious accidents…

  • Trinity ISD Board Meets Tonight

    The Trinity ISD Board of Trustees will have a Special Board Meeting at six tonight in the Administration Building. The trustees will have a Budget Workshop. They’ll review a vacant Board of Trustee placement. On…

  • Water Line On Normal Park Ruptures

    During the early morning hours on Friday, July 18, a 12” water line on Normal Park ruptured. City Water crews immediately responded and commenced repairs, diverting traffic around the break and notifying impacted residents where…

  • HISD Trustees Meet To Choose Interim Superintendent

    HISD Trustees met last night for their regular board meeting. The Board unanimously chose Deputy Superintendent Sonny Cruse as their interim superintendent. He will take over the post from retiring Superintendent, Dr. Steve Johnson, beginning…

  • Rock Thrown Through Cavenders Front Door

    Around three Thursday morning, HPD answered an alarm at Cavender’s Boot City on 11th Street. Arriving on the scene, officers found a rock had been thrown through one of the front glass doors. There was…

  • Commissioner White Comments On County Taxes

    Walker County Commissioners have been conducting budget workshops lately. We asked Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White if he thinks there’ll be a raise in taxes this time around . . . . WHITETAXES7-17-14  

  • City Posts City Summer Activities Video On Website

    If you’re looking for things to do in Huntsville for the rest of the summer, Deputy City Secretary Kristin Edwards passes along some new information . . . . KRISTCITY7-17-14

  • Representative Trey Gowdy Grills Deputy Attorney General Cole During Hearing

    A hearing into IRS political targeting took place in Washington by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Deputy Attorney General James Cole was interrogated by Democrat and Republican Congressmen alike. Deputy Attorney General Cole…