Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Special Program for Kids at Library Saturday

    The Huntsville Public Library has a special program for the kids this weekend. Childrens’ Coordinator Janelle Valera tells us all about it . . . . LIBRARY4-24-14  

  • Mobile Food Truck in Town Saturday

    A mobile food truck from the Houston Food Bank will be at the Stewart Elementary School tomorrow, Saturday, at 9 AM. All those in need are asked to bring your own boxes, bags, or baskets…

  • LAGRANT Scholarship Winner at SHSU

    Sam Houston State University public relations major Edna Barrera was awarded a $2,500 scholarship from the LAGRANT Foundation. The non-profit California foundation’s goal is to increase ethnic minority professionals in advertising, marketing and public relations.…

  • Oral History Event Tonight at Walker Education Center

    Next year will mark the 50th anniversary of racial integration in Huntsville, which was accomplished after a sit-in at the famous Café Raven on the Courthouse Square. Local libraries contain no oral history archives of…

  • Texas Monthly Editor to Speak at SHSU

    An executive editor of  a well-known Texas magazine will be in town to speak. Marketing coordinator for SHSU’s College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication, Emily Binetti, has the information . . . . TEXMONTH4-23-14

  • Congressman Brady Comments on a Republican Senate

    Several pundits now predict a good chance for Republicans taking the U-S Senate in the upcoming election. We talked with Congressman Kevin Brady and asked him if he thought that could happen . . .…

  • Abbey Zink Named Dean of College of Arts & Sciences

    Abbey Zink, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and professor of English at Texas A&M University-Kingsville, has been appointed the dean of Sam Houston State University’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Zink…

  • Relay for Life Coming Up

    Relay for Life in Huntsville is coming up May 2nd. This Saturday at 6 PM the Cancer Survivor/Caregiver dinner will be held at Northside Baptist Church on FM 980. Relay for Life, a fundraiser for…

  • Injured Baby in Critical but Stable Condition

    Tuesday, that 2-month-old baby who was found unreponsive at a residence on Elks Drive in Huntsville last week was reported to be in stable but critical condition. The child is under treatment in the pediatric…

  • UT Study Recommends Air Conditioning for TDCJ Units

    A new study by the UT Law School’s Human Rights Clinic recommends that TDCJ should air condition all of their state-run prisons because environmental conditions during the summer subjects inmates and correctional officers to unhealthy…