Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • House Speaker Ryan on Delegate Decision Issue

    At Thursday’s House Speaker Weekly Briefing, Speaker Paul Ryan was quizzed by reporters about how he would handle delegate nomination issues at the Republican convention this year. He will be Chair of the convention .…

  • Criminal Justice Seminar at SHSU

    The Sam Houston State University College of Criminal Justice will welcome John Paul Wright, professor of criminal justice at the University of Cincinnati, to present “The Crime Delusion: Ideology in the Study of Crime and…

  • Sheriff McRae Holds Press Conference on Caesar & Adriana Coronado Case

    Walker County Sheriff Clint McRae held a press conference today in regard to the recent discovery of a man’s body in northern Walker County and the resulting search for his missing 14-year-old daughter who was…

  • HISD Trustees Meet Tonight

    HISD will meet for a regular board meeting at the Hawkins Administration Building at six this evening. The Board of Trustees will recognize students and staff. They will recognize HISD Director of Communications Shannon Duncan…

  • City Council Approves 2016 Strategic Plan

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, counclmembers considered adopting their 2016 Strategic Plan. Councilmember Allen voiced his disagreement with a section of the plan. He expressed that before a recommendation by the…

  • Two HISD Principals Retire

    Long-time Huntsville ISD administrator Delanise Taylor has announced her plan to retire at the end of the 2015-2016 school year. Taylor has served as principal of Huntsville Intermediate School for the past two years, but…

  • HPD Relay for Life Fishing Tournament

    The 3rd Annual HPD Relay for Life Fishing Tournament is open to everyone for a $25 entry fee. Children fish for free. The event will now be on May 14th at 9 AM out at…

  • Senator John Cornyn Comments on Supreme Court Nominees

    On Tuesday of this week our senator from Texas, John Cornyn, stuck by his opinion that the next supreme court associate justice should be nominated by the next president. Senator Cornyn read from letters agreeing…

  • Frank Sinatra, Jr. has Died

    Frank Sinatra, Jr. is dead. The 72-year-old singer died of cardiac arrest while he was on tour in Daytona Beach, Florida. His real name was Francis Wayne Sinatra, but he went by the professional name…

  • Police Investigated a Vehicular Assault Monday

    The Huntsville Item reports that as the result of the vehicle she was in being hit head-on during a domestic disturbance Monday night, a 13-year-old girl received serious injuries. In the 2500 block of Lake…