Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners Court meets in regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss several items for approval–preventive maintenance service for two boilers and two chillers per…

  • Fall Graduation Ahead At SHSU

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications Julia May informs us that two Sam Houston State University alumni who have achieved success in their respective fields will share their thoughts and secrets to success with approximately 1,763…

  • HISD Supt. Dr. Wright Talks About Engagement In Learning

    At last week’s regular session of HISD Trustees, Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright talked about what he learned from classroom walk-throughs at HISD and what causes students to rise to the apex of engagement in the…

  • Tickets Available For NCAA Division I Football Championship

    Sam Houston plays host to Big Sky Conference champion Southern Utah Saturday in the opening round of the NCAA Division I Football Championship. Bearkat 2015 season ticket holders have their same seat location on hold…

  • Sen. Cornyn Comments On President’s ISIS Strategy

    Our senator from Texas, John Cornyn, sounds off from the senate floor on the president’s ISIS strategy . . . .

  • Shooting In Huntsville Thursday

    HPD continues to look into a shooting that occurred Thursday evening around 7:15. An unidentified black man was seriously injured after being shot several times. The shooting occurred near a residence on 7th Street close…

  • HISD Board Of Trustees Meet

    At Thursday night’s regular meeting of the HISD Board of Trustees, board members elected new board officers. Re-elected were Patrick Antwi as president, Tracy Stoudt as vice president and Sam Moak as secretary. There’s a…

  • Preventing Vehicle Burglaries

    Whether your doing your Christmas shopping or parking your car somewhere to do something else, it’s a good idea to take precautions to prevent vehicle burglaries. HPD Lt. Jim Barnes was a recent guest on…

  • Heartwalk Tomorrow

    At last night’s HISD Board of Trustee’s session, Huntsville Memorial Hospital CEO Shannon Brown talked to board members about HMH’s upcoming Heartwalk which will be tomorrow at Bowers Stadium with registration at 8:30 and the…

  • Huffines Discussion At SHSU Today

    Today at SHSU eight national leaders and thinkers in sports medicine will be speaking via a special hookup for a quarter- hour each. SHSU Associate Professor of Kinesiology Jennifer Didier tells us all about it…