Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Library Plans “Back-to-School Bash”

    Mark your calendars. Another “Back to School” event is coming to Huntsville. Huntsville Public Library Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhail has the information . . . .

  • Houston Area Olympians Bring Home the Gold

    Two Houston area Olympian competitors have brought home the gold from Rio. Simone Biles and Simone Manuel scored the big prize. Biles and her teammates picked up the gold medal Tuesday in the women’s team…

  • Tu-Mile Sportsmen Association Banquet Ahead

    TU-Mile Sportsmen Association President Steve Dawson tells us that their banquet is coming up Friday, August 19th, at the Walker County Fairgrounds . . . .   Steve Dawson said they’ve purchased a full-sized shooting…

  • Rita B Huff Fundraiser

    The Rita B Huff Animal Shelter is having a fundraiser coming up on Thursday, August 18th. Shelter board member Elaine Brown tells us it’s a chopped beef sandwich lunch fundraiser . . . .

  • Library Family Movie Tonight

    If you’re looking for some family entertainment this evening, Huntsville Public Library Children’s Coordinator Rachel McPhalin has a suggestion . . . .  

  • D-A David Weeks Comments on Drug Sentence Commutations

    President Obama recently commuted the sentences of 214 federal inmates. Most of the prisoners were serving sentences for nonviolent crimes related to methamphetamine, cocaine or other drugs. We asked District Attorney David Weeks if he…

  • Donald Trump Lambasts Obama and Clinton on ISIS

    Last night at a rally in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Donald Trump went on the attack against both Barak Obama and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton . . . .   Trump has said the Middle…

  • WikiLeaks Julian Assange Comments on DNC’s Former Staffer Seth Rich

    This week the founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, put forth a theory to the media that Democratic National Committee Staffer Seth Rich, who was fatally shot on a Washington street last month, was killed because…

  • Senior Center Holds “Reverse Raffle” Fundraiser

    Senior Center of Walker County Executive Director Frank Ivory tells us that a Reverse Raffle will be held on September 22nd at the Veterans Conference Center . . . .   Tickets are $125 a…

  • Final Day of End of Summer Celebration at Statue & Visitor Center

    Day 3 of the End of Summer celebration at the Sam Houston Statue and Visitor Center gets underway today. Today, Buzzy the Hornet and Sam Houston’s Baseball and Basketball Team will be out at the…