Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Bubba Miller on Rodeo Team Training

    You’ve probably heard about the great job the SHSU Rodeo team did out at the National College Finals in Wyoming. The men’s team came out number two in the nation, their women’s team was third…

  • Declaration of Independence Reading Planned

    Mark your calendar, on Tuesday, July 3rd, at noon, local members of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and local officials, including Judge Danny Pierce and Mayor Mac Woodward, will take part in a reading…

  • HISD Board Met Thursday Evening

    The HISD Board of Trustees met last night at the Hawkins Administration Building. Following an earlier evaluation of architectural firm bids and qualifications, the Board approved the architecture firm of SHW to determine which HISD…

  • Work on City Budget Underway

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, Mayor Mac Woodward said work on the City budget is underway . . . . Mayor Woodward said they will be reviewing capital projects on June 27th during…

  • New Waverly Volunteer Firefighters to Celebrate Fourth

    Over the next two weeks, New Waverly Firefighters will be busy making preparations for their annual 4th of July Community Celebration.  In the days leading up to the 4th, and throughout that day, raffle tickets…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a case of criminal mischief was investigated in the 1600 block of Pine Street where an unknown suspect damaged property. On Tuesday’s night shift, an assault…

  • Amateur Radio Field Day Tomorrow

    The Walker County Amateur Radio Group will have their annual American Radio Relay League “Field Day” beginning at noon tomorrow. The event, featuring ham radio operation, is opened to the public. For the location and…

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    HISD will have their regular Board of Trustees meeting at six this evening at the Hawkins Administration building. They will feature students, staff, and others in their board recognitions tonight. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes approval…

  • Transit Plan Meeting Held Wednesday

    Wednesday afternoon, a meeting on the Walker County Transit Plan draft was held at the library community room. Judge Danny Pierce and Mayor Mac Woodward spoke briefly about transportation issues in the County and City.…

  • Jail Land Purchase Underway

    In the next couple of weeks, the County hopes to complete their purchase of land for the new jail. The future jail site will be on 12.6 acres of land on FM 2821. The land,…