Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Library Art Contest Begins

    A special art contest for kids is underway at the Huntsville Public Library. Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail tells us all about it . . . .  

  • Houston Symphony Returns to SHSU Tomorrow

    The Sam Houston State University School of Music welcomes the Houston Symphony to Huntsville for a concert in the James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Art Center on Saturday, January 16th, at 7:30 PM. Guest Conductor…

  • County Clerk Kari French Talks about Projects Underway

    We had a chance to talk with Walker County’s County Clerk, Kari French, this week. A multitude of things for local citizens are handled by the County Clerk’s office. Kari filled us in on some…

  • Grant Awarded to SHSU for Counseling Services

    Students who find themselves struggling with maintaining sobriety while in college will soon have a new outlet through which to seek support, thanks to a $5,000 grant recently awarded to Sam Houston State University’s counseling…

  • Will Republicans Support Nominee? Paul Ryan Answers.

    Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell addressed reporters in regard to their party’s legislative agenda in a news conference at the congressional Republican retreat in Baltimore Thursday. Will they…

  • Bond Denied to Accused Houston ISIS Follower Al Hardan

    Wednesday, during an arraignment and detention hearing in Houston of accused ISIS follower Omar Faraj Saeed Al Hardan, a federal investigator testified that Al Hardan was planning to set off bombs at two malls in…

  • U-S Sailors Used as Propaganda by Iranians

    After the Iranian government released 10 U-S sailors who had drifted into the country’s territorial waters, they used images of the sailors on their knees with their hands clasped behind their heads in a propaganda.effort.…

  • Unidentified Person Killed in Accident on 75 North Early Wednesday

    According to a story in the Huntsville Item, a person who has not been identified lost their life in a single-car accident early yesterday morning on State Highway 75 North near Bishop Road. The driver…

  • New Water Fountains in Parks

    The City of Huntsville’s Water Division has announced in the This Week in Huntsville Publication that the City has completed installing its first water bottle filling station. The station is located in Eastham Thomason Park…

  • House Bill #3662 Discussed in House

    Congressmen discussed HR #3662, the Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act, in the House Wednesday. The bill prohibits the President from removing certain foreign financial institutions, including any financial institutions in Iran, from the list of…