Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will have a regular board meeting this evening at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. Trustees will recognize students, staff and Pell Industries. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes approval for the…

  • Council Discusses Amending Personnel And Procedural Policy

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers heard a “First Reading” of the possible adoption of an ordinance allowing the City Manager to approve amendments to the City’s Personnel Policies and Procedures…

  • LULAC Scholarship Banquet Coming Up

    Local LULAC President John Escobedo tells us the LULAC Amigo Community Scholarship Banquet is coming up Friday at 6 PM at the Walker Education Center . . . .

  • Master Gardeners To Talk About Gardening At Library

    Planning on putting in that Spring garden again this year. Well, if you need advice, the Library’s Adult Services Coordinator Denise Tilson has the information you need . . . .

  • Local Game Warden To Speak At SHSU

    Texas Game Warden Stephen Ingram will share his experiences today from 2-3 p.m. as part of the College of Criminal Justice’s Real Talk w/CJ series in the Criminal Justice Center’s Hazel B. Kerper Courtroom. Ingram…

  • Council Considers Paying Architect Firm For Space Assessment and Cost Estimating

    One of the several issues the Huntsville City Council focused on last night was approving to pay up to $70,000 for PGAL Architects to conduct space assessments and cost estimating for four City facilities. Councilmember…

  • Summer Camp Job Fair At SHSU

    Marketing and Event Coordinator for SHSU Career Services, Mitch Parker, tells us about a special event for student summer employment coming up today . . . .

  • Rodeo Events Scheduled

    Spokesperson Toriano Bryant tells us about an upcoming fundraiser, youth rodeo and an educational trail ride coming up in Huntsville . . . .   For more information call 1-877-968-0003. To register, go to youthoutdoorunity.org.

  • Legislative Update From Representative John Otto’s Office

    State Representative John Otto reports that the legislature is “now more than 30 days into the 140 day session and things are gearing up.” He reports, “In Appropriations, the full committee took testimony on a…

  • Comptroller Hegar On Sales Tax Revenue

    Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar said today that state sales tax revenue in January was $2.56 billion, up 11.2 percent compared to January 2014. Hegar says, “The growth in sales tax revenues was led by business…