Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Fatal Accidents on Highway 190

    DPS Sergeant Stephen McNiel gave us the details on a couple of accidents over the weekend on Highway 190—both involving a fatality. On Saturday around 10:50 PM, on US 190 about two miles outside of…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session this evening at six. There are a number of items on tonight’s “Consent Agenda”: Authorizing the City Manager to accept a grant under the 2017…

  • Advice on Preventing Home Burglaries

    As Christmas vacation season approaches, local residents should make sure they take precautions to prevent home burglaries if they are leaving for the holidays. HPD Lt. Jim Barnes recently passed along some advice on this…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on last Saturday’s night shift an unknown suspect was reported to have assaulted a person in the 2500 block of Sam Houston Avenue. At the Medical Center at Parkway and I-45,…

  • Supreme Court Rules in Favor of President’s Travel Bans

    Monday, the U-S Supreme Court ruled in favor of President Trump’s travel ban affecting residents of six majority-Muslim countries. According to the decision, the president’s policy can go into effect despite several legal challenges against…

  • President Trump Reduces the Size of National Monuments in Utah

    Monday, President Trump traveled to Salt Lake City where he put his signature to an executive order which reduces the size of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments in Utah . . .…

  • “A Wynne Home Nutcracker” Underway

    Sam Houston State University Professor of Dance Dana Nicolay along with SHSU dance students and alumni, will ring-in the holiday season hosting the third annual immersive production of “A Wynne Home Nutcracker.” The popular Christmas…

  • Senate Version of Tax Bill Passed

    Early Saturday morning, the U-S Senate passed their version of a new tax bill. Vice President Mike Pence announced the vote results . . . .   The bill lowers the corporate tax rate from…

  • CASA Registration and Information Meeting Tonight

    CASA, or the Court appointed Special Advocates of Walker, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties, will be having registration for volunteers from 5:30 to 6:30 tonight. You can find out about CASA tonight in the Flag…

  • Vehicle Burglary Tips

    It’s that time of the year when a lot of major shopping gets done for the holidays. Our guest on “Around Town” over the weekend, HPD Lt. Jim Barnes, passed along some tips to help…