Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Buyers Group Helps Support 100 Students At This Year’s Fair

    This year, the HISD Buyers Group raised $25,000 through fundraising efforts, pledges and donations. With those funds, they were able to support 100 HISD students who participated with projects at this year’s Walker County Fair.…

  • Long-Term Recovery Committee Needs House Painting Help

    The Walker county Long Term Recovery Committee needs volunteers to help paint a storm-damaged house this weekend. Depending on the weather, they will meet Saturday morning at 8:45 for house painting at 21 Gatlin Road…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday in a case of criminal mischief an unknown person damaged a vehicle in the 1400 block of Windsor. In the 100 block of Moffett Springs Road,…

  • Bill O’Reilly Leaves Fox News

    Fox News has parted ways with their highly successful commentator Bill O’Reilly following allegations of sexual harassment. Parent company 21st Century Fox has reported that, “After a thorough and careful review of the allegations, the…

  • SHSU Honors Criminal Justice Alumni & Friends Who Have Lost Their Lives

    Each spring, Sam Houston State University’s College of Criminal Justice sets aside a day of celebration to honor students, alumni and friends and to memorialize professionals who have lost their lives in the line of…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news in looking over the past several days, on the night shift last Thursday Chima Ogbonnaya was arrested in the 1500 block of 11th Street for delivery of marijuana and money laundering.…

  • Vehicle Strikes New Waverly Fire Truck Protecting Accident Scene

    New Waverly Fire and EMS crews responded to an accident on I-45 just after 4  Tuesday morning, and a New Waverly Engine was struck while parked on the freeway. Firefighters were sitting in the truck…

  • SHSU Celebrating Earth Day

    Sam Houston State University’s Recreational Sports, Dining Services, Facilities Management, Residence Life, and other offices will work together to make SHSU a more sustainable community for Earth Day on Wednesday, April 19, from 10 a.m.…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Councilmembers will discuss options for a smoking ordinance in a work session at 5:15. The council will have several presentations…

  • HISD Trustees Meet

    HISD Trustees will meet at six this evening in the Hawkins Administration Building. The board will recognize students and staff for their achievements. Items on tonight’s “Consent Agenda” include a resolution recognizing Teacher Appreciation Week,…