Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Local Kinesiology Professor Comments On Health Issues In His Book On Law Enforcement Fitness

    Tuesday, SHSU Associate Professor of Kinesiology Matthew Wagner held a book signing at the Huntsville Memorial Hospital Center for Rehabilitation in regard to his new book “Getting Healthy: 50 Lessons on Fitness For Law Enforcement.”…

  • Library Card Sign-up Underway

    Studies show that children who are read to in the home and who use the library perform better in school. September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the Huntsville Public Library joins with…

  • Grand Jury Indictment Update

    According to the latest list of Walker County Grand Jury indictments sent to us from the District Attorney’s office, former HISD assistant football coach and teacher at Huntsville High School, Darius Jarrod Hopkins, has three…

  • More Clinton E-mails Released

    Last night the State Department released over 7,000 pages of the e-mails of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton from her time as Secretary of State.  The e-mails include 125 emails that were censored because of…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets tonight at six at City Hall. They will have a Public Hearing to receive citizen input regarding the maximum proposed tax rate for the 2015-16 Tax Year. They will also…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville police news, on the day shift Friday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 1400 block of Nottingham Street. Officers were dispatched in reference to a “shots” call in the 3100 block of…

  • Rita B Huff Shelter’s “Pins For Pets” Coming Up

    Coming up this month you have a chance to help out the Rita B. Huff Animal Shelter. Shelter Director Marjolein Lemmon tells us how . . . .

  • SHSU Receives “Best Bang For Buck” Recognition

    SHSU Manager of Communications, Jennifer Gauntt, informs us that Sam Houston State University students are getting more than just a reasonably priced education. They’re getting the “Best Bang for the Buck” according to a new…

  • Murdered Houston Sheriff’s Deputy Remembered Sunday

    Sunday evening, American flags, flowers and people filled the northwest Houston gas station where 47-year-old Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy Darren Goforth was murdered. Thirty-year-old Shannon J. Miles has been charged with the capital murder of…

  • President To Rename Mount McKinley

    The White House announced Sunday that the Obama Administration will change the name of the highest mountain in North America from Mount Mckinley to Denali. Denali is an Athabascan name used by Alaskan navtives which…