Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Donald Trump a “No-Show” for Thursday’s Debate

    The lack of Donald Trump in the lineup didn’t deter the other 7 Republican candidates for president from exchanging barbs with each other at last night’s debate. The usual issues were covered from immigration to…

  • Candidate Forum Saturday

    Sam Houston Tea Party spokesperson Linda Thompson informs us that tomorrow, January 30th, from 11 to 3 PM, the Tea Party is hosting candidates for U-S Congress and statewide positions to participate in debate .…

  • Rita B Huff Adoption Center Planning February Events

    A couple of very important events for the Rita B Huff Adoption Center are coming up in February. Rita B Huff board president Elaine Brown tells us all about it . . . .  …

  • Two Individuals Will be Recognized at The Wall of Honor Ceremony at SHSU

    The Sam Houston State University College of Humanities and Social Sciences will recognize two individuals during the 2016 Wall of Honor ceremony on Feb. 19th whose service and accomplishments for the college have been exemplary.…

  • Ken Zonker Exhibit Opening at Wynne Home

    Make plans to visit the Wynne Home for “Ken Zonker: A Retrospective (1941-2002).” The exhibit will be on display from January 30th through April 30th. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, January 30th,…

  • Trump Explains to Fox’s Bill O’Reilly Why He Will Not Appear at Tonight’s Debate

    Wednesday night during an interview with Bill O’Reilly, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump did not relent on his choice of not attending the Fox News/Google Republican presidential debate tonight. Trump expressed to O’Reilly that he…

  • James Garrett Freeman Executed

    Former Wharton County resident James Garrett Freeman was executed last night at the Huntsville Unit for the shooting death of Texas Game Warden Justin Hurst nine years ago. Approximately 100 game wardens and other law…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a regular session at the Hawkins Administration Building at six tonight. Deputy Superintendent Dr. Gregory Rodriguez will be the presenter for “Bright Spots.” Students and staff will…

  • Ducks Unlimited Banquet Ahead

    The Huntsville Ducks Unlimited Banquet is coming back soon Spokes person Johnny Holland updates us . . . .

  • HISD’s Dr. Wright Comments on School Funding from Legislature

    The HISD Board of Trustees meets tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. We asked HISD Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright on our Around Town program this past week, “How does funding from the state…