Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a 22-year-old man was arrested in the 1000 block of Avenue N for possession of a controlled substance. On Tuesday’s night shift, in the 1500 block…

  • Senator Cornyn on Eric Holder’s Texas Voter ID Comments

    Closing arguments were set to begin in federal court in Washington this morning at a trial which will decide the legality of the Texas voter ID law. A three-judge panel will determine whether the law…

  • Main Street Program Planning Music Event this Fall

    Huntsville’s Main Street program is already looking forward to events for the fall. We talked with Main Street Coordinator Kim McCauliffe . . . . For more info, on the web go to huntsvillemainstreet.com.

  • New Display on Dogs at Texas Prison Museum

    Texas Prison Museum director Jim Willett will be our guest on “Around Town” this Sunday. Jim tells us one of the new exhibits at the museum is on dogs. One new display is on the…

  • Council Approves “Strategic Plan” for Huntsville

    The Huntsville City Council recently approved the Strategic Plan, which will serve as a guide for the City staff to develop the budget for the coming fiscal year. The “Strategic Plan,” which was adopted through…

  • Huntsville High School Ex-Student Reunion Coming Up

    Huntsville High School Ex-Student Association President Mickey Evans tells us that the organization is having their Reunion on July 21st at the Walker County Fairgrounds main building . . . . Paid reservations are required…

  • Wynne Home Art Camp Classes Scheduled

    The Wynne Home Art Center will be holding summer art classes beginning Tuesday, July 17th.  They’ll run through Friday the 27th. Wynne Home intern Ennel Gonzalez tells us more . . . . Students may…

  • SHSU’s LEMIT Completes Texas Police Chief Survey

    SHSU Criminal Justice Public Relations Officer Beth Kuhles informs us that this past spring semester the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas, LEMIT, at SHSU, completed a survey of Texas police chiefs. She passes along…

  • Oil & Gas Lease Program Planned

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee will present a special program for landowners when leasing land for minerals on Tuesday, July 24th. The program starts at 7 PM at the…

  • YMCA Plans Diabetes Prevention Program

    Huntsville Family YMCA Executive Director Sandra Clifton informs us that the YMCA has a diabetes prevention program put together by United Health Care and the Center for Disease Control, and they are glad to bring…