Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • BEARKAT COACH UP FOR NATIONAL AWARD

    Sam Houston State head coach K.C. Keeler has been named a finalist for the STATS FCS Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award. The list includes at least one representative from all FCS conferences. The…

  • CITY’S ANIMAL CONTROL PROBLEM

    In a recent news release, the Rita B. Huff Humane Society Board of Directors voted to place more resources on adoptions at their locally run animal shelter. As a result of limited capacity at their…

  • CITIZENS ON PATROL’S GOLF TOURNAMENT

    The Walker County Citizens on Patrol Emergency Personnel group will host a 5-person team golf tournament with all the proceeds benefiting the Walker County Sheriff’s Office and City of Huntsville Police and Fire Departments. The…

  • FCS SELECTION COMMITTEE ON ESPN U

    The SHSU Bearkats have fought through their Southland Conference schedule and come could out undefeated with a win over Central Arkansas Saturday at Bowers Stadium. Kickoff is set for 2:30. However, the Bearkat Nation has…

  • Championship Weekend Facing Bearkats

    SHSU Head Coach K.C. Keeler is calling this week Championship Weekend. The Bearkats turn their attention to the final week of the regular season and a Southland Conference title. Sam Houston will host Central Arkansas…

  • TxDot Open House For IH 45 Congestion

    TxDot will hold an open meeting November 30th in Huntsville to discuss their plans to enhance freight mobility and congestion along the IH 45 corridor. The discussion will center around a nine mile strip of…

  • Traffic Violations for Smartphone Usage

    For the 4th session in a row, Rep. Tom Craddick (Midland) filed a bill to create a traffic violation for smartphone use while driving. Rep. Craddick said distracted driving is an epidemic in Texas and…

  • Huntsville City Council To Meet

    The Huntsville City Council will have a regular meeting today at 6 pm at City Hall. The city fathers will hear first readings on two Historic Preservation Overlay District Map Amendments, the first for the…

  • Head Start Thanksgiving

    Huntsville Head Start is hoping to spread Thanksgiving cheer to 50 families by providing a Thanksgiving meal. Head Start is working on conjunction with Brookshire Brothers to provide a holiday meal. Head Start spokesperson, Virginia…

  • YMCA Holiday Camps

    The holidays are right around the corner and for many parents that means finding activities for the kids. The Huntsville YMCA will be hosting their annual Thanksgiving and Christmas camps with lots of fun-filled activities.…