Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Local Man Injured in Home Invasion

    A 40-year-old unidentified Huntsville man was reported to be in critical condition at Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston following a home invasion early Monday. The victim underwent several surgeries Tuesday and is expected to survive.…

  • City Council Met Tuesday Night

    The Huntsville City Council is still in the process of revising the development code–manufactured homes and zoning a major topic for discussion last night. City Development Director Aron Kulhavy filled councilmembers in on the present…

  • 356 Volunteer Fire Department in Trinity Planning Fundraiser

    The 356 Volunteer Fire Department in Trinity County has a fundraiser planned. Chief Marvin Saunders tells us more . . . . TRINVOLFIR5-20-14 To donate auction items, or for more information call 936-222-2092.

  • Huntsville Aquatic Center To Open

    The Huntsville Aquatic Center will be open to the public Monday, May 26th, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the Memorial Day holiday. According to Jay Miller, Aquatic Center Manager, access will be completely…

  • Walker County Farmers Market To Open

    The opening of the Walker County Farmers Market is around the corner. Farmers Market President Scooter Langley fills us in . . . . WACOFARM5-20-14 For more info, check their Facebook page at Walker County…

  • Precinct #4 Commissioner Candidates Present Platforms at Republican Womens Meeting

    Candidate Jimmy Henry and incumbent Tim Paulsel, in the current runoff for the Precinct #4 Commissioners’ seat, presented their platforms at Monday’s meeting of the Walker County Republican Women at the Library’s Community Room. The…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council meets at six this evening at City Hall. Previous to the meeting at 5:30, the Department of Tourism and Cultural Services will present their new video and promotional information to the…

  • HISD Superintendent Johnson Talks About Future Legislation

    In our recent conversation with HISD Superintendent Steve Johnson, we got an update on where things were going with the Texas Legislature in getting some financial adjustment for our district, as is the need for…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Recent ICE Release of Criminals

    Congressman Kevin Brady says he was “appalled” when he found out that Immigration & Customs Enforcement released over 36,000 criminals while they were awaiting deportation hearings last year.  He says, “Twice as many never got…

  • Early Voting Underway

    Early Voting will be held at the Walker County Annex located at 1301 Sam Houston Avenue, Room 101, beginning today thru Friday, May 23rd , 8am to 5pm. Voter entrance and parking is available on…