Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • New Hydration Stations Being Installed On SHSU Campus

    It’s no secret that Sam Houston State University is a very big supporter of preservation and ensuring that the campus decreases its environmental footprint with recycling bins spread across the campus and buildings designed with…

  • Cruz & Trump At Tea Party Rally On Iran Nuke Agreement

    Texas Senator Ted Cruz and Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump spoke at a rally on the Iran Nuclear Agreement Wednesday in Washington. Senator Cruz looked ahead to a future president dealing with Iran . .…

  • Small Business Development Center & Chamber Plan Internet Marketing Seminars

    The Chamber and SBDC are excited to bring back Eric Spellmann, Owner and President of Spellmann & Associates. Spellmann & Associates, a technology company offering online marketing, social media management, and website design is the…

  • Bearkats Safety Bash Ahead

    On Wednesday, September 23rd from 6 to 8 PM the SHSU Police will host the 2nd Annual “Kats Safety Bash” which is an interactive and community driven program geared toward connecting and opening dialogue with…

  • Entergy Reports Outage

    Entergy has reported an outage affecting several on the west side of I-45.  According to Entergy, a crossbeam on a pole located at 16th Street between Avenue M and Sam Houston Avenue is causing the…

  • Walker County Criminal Justice Planning Group Met Tuesday

    The Walker County Criminal Justice Community Planning Group held a planning meeting at the Walker County Storm Shelter Tuesday. Coordinator for the event, David Anderson, tells us what the meeting is for . . .…

  • Healthy Initiative Contract With HMH Discussed With Commissioners

    At Tuesday’s Special-Session of the Walker County Commissioners’ Court, commissioners considered approval of the the Walker County Healthy Initiative Agreement between Walker County and Huntsville Memorial Hospital. Walker County Healthy Initiatives Grant Coordinator Ce Cowart-Schlicher…

  • Commissioners Moving Forward On Repair Of Annex Water & Floor Issues

    At Tuesday morning’s Special Session of Walker County Commissioners’ Court, the court discussed approval of the insurance claim process and repair of the Annex floors and walls to be paid from reimbursement and contingency funds.…

  • Fair On The Square Coming Up In October

    Preparations are underway for the upcoming Fair on the Square in Huntsville next month. Chamber of Commerce President Carol Smith updates us . . . .

  • Exhibit To Promote Student Textile Work

    The family and consumer sciences department at SHSU will host an exhibition promoting student work in textile arts Sept. 9-17 in the Lowman Student Center Gallery. An opening reception will be held Thursday, September 10th,…