Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • SHSU Celebrates Black History Month

    Sam Houston State University’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences will celebrate Black History Month during February to highlight the achievements of black Americans and observe issues still present within society. On Feb. 1, poet…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday police investigated a case of criminal mischief in the 1000 block of 12th Street where property was damaged. In the 5000 block of Sam Houston Avenue…

  • Schedule Ahead for President Trump

    Tuesday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer updated reporters on President Trump’s schedule ahead . . . .

  • Library Plans Kiwanis Club Pancake Supper

    Mark your calendars. The Huntsville Public Library is planning a special pancake fundraising supper. Library cataloguer Brenda Poe fills us in . . . .   For more info, you can call the library at…

  • President Trump Fires Acting Attorney General

    Monday, President Trump fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates, held over from the Obama administration, for directing Justice Department attorneys not to defend Trump’s refugee and travel ban. Trump named a US district attorney for…

  • City Council Finance Committee Meets

    The Huntsville City Council Finance Committee is scheduled to meet this morning at 8:30 in the Conference Room at City Hall. Councilmembers will hear a presentation and have a discussion on paid parking along University…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Friday Nicolas Lauterbach, Kwami Etwi, Carl Godeau, Yaw Sekyere and Kingsley Njoku were arrested for burglary of a habitation in the 2500 block of Pine Shadows. Also…

  • Trump Signs Executive Order Lifting Business Regs

    As he moves forward in freeing businesses to do business, President Trump signed an executive order Monday lifting various restrictions on businesses . . . .   President Trump said, “It’s called a “One-in Two-out”…

  • New Waverly Firefighters Busy with Weekend Fires

    New Waverly Firefighters responded to a number of wildfires over the weekend as clear skies and warmer temperatures prompted many to venture outdoors around Walker County. Despite recent heavy rains, much of Southeast Texas is…

  • Hot Fund Partnership Grant Available Online

    The City of Huntsville says they are proud to offer and enter into partnerships with prospective applicants to provide our community with rich and exciting cultural events. The 2017-18 Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT) Partnership Grant application…