Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Christmas Parade Saturday

    Don’t forget the Huntsville Lions Club’s Christmas Parade is scheduled for Saturday. The parade kicks off at Sam Houston Avenue and 20th Street at 6:30 PM.

  • Citizenship Program is Coming Back

    SHSU Political Science Professor and Coordinator for the Center for Law, Education and Politics student organization, MikeYawn, informs us the Citizenship Program will be back next year. We talked to him recently . . .…

  • Business & Outdoor Expo Ahead

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce is preparing for their next big event. Chamber President Carol Smith updates us . . . .   If you’d like to participate, call the Chamber at 295-8113.

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meet

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet at six this evening at the Hawkins Administration Building for a regular board meeting. The Board will recognize students, staff and various district accomplishments. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes…

  • Warren Wayne Lewis Gets 75 Years

    The Huntsville Item reports that Wednesday, 40-year-old Warren Wayne Lewis was sentenced to 75 years in prison by a Walker County jury. Lewis was found guilty of the first-degree felony murder of Machelle Archie in…

  • Trump Meets with High-Tech Leaders

    Wednesday at Trump Tower, President-elect Donald Trump met with many of America’s tech industry leaders to reset his relationship with them following a hard-fought election . . . .   High-tech CEO’s included Amazon’s Jeff…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday two vehicles were reported stolen—one in the 2400 block of Lake Road and another in the 600 block of Hickory Drive. A vehicle burglary was investigated…

  • “Back the Blue” Golf Tournament Ahead

    Walker County Sheriff Clint McRae told us Wednesday that the “Back the Blue” fundraising Golf Tournament at the Raven Nest Golf Course for law enforcement is coming up soon, and they have a few more…

  • Road Name Change Considered in Commissioners’ Court

    In Commissioners Court this week, a road name change was under consideration to change Rose Ranch Road to Coyote Ranch Road. Judge Pierce said, “There are four addresses on that road.” Planning and Development Director…

  • Comic Book Club at Library Today

    If your looking for something for your kids to do this afternoon, the Huntsville Public Library may have the answer. Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail tells us more . . . .