Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Ken Zonker Exhibit Opening at Wynne Home

    Make plans to visit the Wynne Home for “Ken Zonker: A Retrospective (1941-2002).” The exhibit will be on display from January 30th through April 30th. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, January 30th,…

  • Trump Explains to Fox’s Bill O’Reilly Why He Will Not Appear at Tonight’s Debate

    Wednesday night during an interview with Bill O’Reilly, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump did not relent on his choice of not attending the Fox News/Google Republican presidential debate tonight. Trump expressed to O’Reilly that he…

  • James Garrett Freeman Executed

    Former Wharton County resident James Garrett Freeman was executed last night at the Huntsville Unit for the shooting death of Texas Game Warden Justin Hurst nine years ago. Approximately 100 game wardens and other law…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a regular session at the Hawkins Administration Building at six tonight. Deputy Superintendent Dr. Gregory Rodriguez will be the presenter for “Bright Spots.” Students and staff will…

  • Ducks Unlimited Banquet Ahead

    The Huntsville Ducks Unlimited Banquet is coming back soon Spokes person Johnny Holland updates us . . . .

  • HISD’s Dr. Wright Comments on School Funding from Legislature

    The HISD Board of Trustees meets tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. We asked HISD Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright on our Around Town program this past week, “How does funding from the state…

  • Reporter Questions Obama Press Secretary Earnest about Clinton Endorsement

    Democratic Socialist presidential candidate Bernie Sanders met with President Obama at the White House Wednesday for discussion of various issues. No endorsement evolved from the meeting. Later, during the White House Daily Briefing, a reporter…

  • Campus Carry Policy Meeting Held Tuesday

    Tuesday afternoon, a meeting to gather input on SHSU’s Concealed Gun Campus Carry policy was held. Criminal Justice Department Dean Phillip Lyons and Provost and Vice-President for Academic Affairs Jaimie Hebert conducted the meeting. Dean…

  • Republican Party of Walker County Schedules Candidate Forum

    The Republican Party of Walker County is soliciting suggested questions for its Candidate Forum which will be held Monday, February 4th, at 6:30 PM, at the Katy & E. Don Walker Education Building. Vice-chair Richard…

  • Trump Says He Will Not Show Up for Debate

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says he will not show up for Thursday’s final presidential debates. At a press conference, Trump said Fox news host Megyn Kelly, who will be at the debate, had been…