Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Secretary Tillerson Addresses Reporters on Resignation Rumors

    In a press conference originating from the State Department Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, to quell rumors of his getting ready to resign, stated flatly, “To address a few specifics that have been erroneously…

  • Walker County Hazard Mitigation Plan Meeting Ahead

    The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC), in partnership with Walker County, the City of New Waverly, and City of Riverside, is hosting the first public meeting to develop Walker County’s Hazard Mitigation Plan. The meeting will…

  • HISD Hornet’s Nest for 10/4/2017

    Here is this week’s Hornet’s Nest with Shannon Duncan and Bryan Reeder.   Sponsored by Wiesner of Huntsville

  • Girlfriend of Las Vegas Shooter Back in U-S

    The 62-year-old girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock, Marilou Danley, was in the Philippines Sunday when Paddock shot and killed 59 people from his hotel room during a country music concert. Tuesday, federal authorities…

  • Council Approves Purchase of Land for Storage Tank

    At last night’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers approved executing all documents necessary for the purchase of approximately 1.9 acres located in the R.P. McMillan Survey for the construction of a ground storage…

  • Huntsville ISD Special-Called Board Meeting

    Huntsville ISD will have a Special-Called Board Meeting tonight at 6:30 at the Hawkins Administration Building. During a closed session, they will discuss ethics training with the school attorney. Also during the session, there will…

  • Speaker Ryan Comments on Vegas Shootings

    Tuesday, after welcoming back Steve Scalise, the congressman who was wounded during a congressional practice baseball game some months back, House GOP leaders reacted to the recent shootings in Las Vegas. Among them, House Speaker…

  • State of the City Address Ahead

    You’re invited to join the City on October 12 for the annual State of the City address. You can meet with City staff, hear updates on City projects from your City Manager, and learn more…

  • City to Recognize Hurricane Harvey Heroes

    The City of Huntsville would like to recognize the many citizens and area residents who made such a difference during Hurricane Harvey. Many were doing their jobs or responding through formal arrangements, but as many…

  • Modern Folk Group to Perform at Library Thursday

    Friction Farm will be performing at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 5, at the Huntsville Public Library. A modern-folk music duo, Friction Farm is a husband and wife team of traveling troubadours. Aidan Quinn and Christine…