Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Priority One to Host News Anchor

    Sam Houston State University’s Priority One Public Relations firm will host Khambrel Marshall, news anchor for KPRC Local 2, during their “Mingling with the Media” event tonight at 6 in the Dan Rather Communications Building…

  • Chamber’s Small Business Breakfast Coming Up

    The next Small Business Breakfast of the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce, sponsored by Inspirational Graphic Designs will take place on Thursday, May 11 at 7:30 a.m.    The breakfast will be held at Golden Corral located at 2050 11th Street. …

  • Tornadoes Hit Northeast Texas Area

    Over the weekend, at least four people were killed and almost 50 people were transported to the hospital for injuries as a result of tornadoes reported in Van Zandt County around 60 miles east of…

  • HMH Deal with Quorum Terminated

    According to a report in the Huntsville Item, it appears the Walker County Hospital District and Quorum Health have terminated their deal. The reasons were not released. This past weekend, Walker County Hospital District Board…

  • Commissioners Court Meets this Afternoon

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session today at 1:30 PM at the Courthouse. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss a proclamation on Hurricane Preparedness Week, May 7th through 15th.…

  • TxDOT–I-45 Construction Starts Tonight

    Beginning tonight, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will begin reconstruction of a seven-mile stretch of IH-45.  Construction will begin with nightly lane closures along a 4.5 mile section beginning south of FM 1374…

  • De-Stress Events Planned for Finals Prep

    Sam Houston State University will hold a series of events for De-Stress Fest 2017 from May 1-4. Tonight, students can participate in Movie Night from 6-8 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center Theater. “Guardians of…

  • Indoor Pot Operation Busted

    The Montgomery County Police Reporter reports that on April 19th the Montgomery County Auto Theft Task Force and the Walker County Sheriff’s Office got a joint “bait vehicle” operation underway. A trailer was placed on…

  • Waterline Replacement–11th Street & Sam Houston Avenue

    The City of Huntsville recently announced in their City Connection publication that: “The City of Huntsville is ready to begin two waterline replacement projects along 11th Street and Sam Houston Avenue. The project segment along…

  • Walker County Area SHSU Alumni & Friends Meet

    The Monthly Social of the Walker County Area Alumni & Friends is the first Monday of the month, August through May. On Monday, May 1 the group will meet at SHSU – University Camp in Riverside.. The…