Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Obamacare Plan Released

    Our Congressman and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady has announced a new replacement for Obamacare is now ready. Congressman Brady’s office informs us that the congressman talked to Fox News’ Brett Baier…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. There will be proclamations on Financial Literacy Month and Severe Weather Awareness Week. On tonight’s “Consent Agenda,” Director of…

  • Infrastructure Improvements Underway

    Work on Huntsville’s infrastructure has been and is underway. Councilmember Keith Olson updated us on a recent interview with him . . . . Note: Soundbite audio not operating at present time.

  • President Signs New Executive Immigration Order

    The president has signed a new Executive Order on Immigration and Temporary Travel Ban. At a press conference Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions explained the order . . . . Note: Soundbite audio not operating…

  • Rolando Ruiz Scheduled for Execution

    Forty-four-year-old Rolando Ruiz is scheduled for execution this evening at the Huntsville Unit. He was found guilty of murdering 29-year-old Theresa Rodriguez in 1992 in a life insurance scam. The U-S Supreme Court is considering…

  • SHSU’s Women’s History Month Underway

    Sam Houston State University will celebrate Women’s History Month with multiple events hosted by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences throughout March. Phi Alpha Theta will present a Women’s History Month lecture by Nancy…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday a known suspect sexually assaulted a victim in the 100 block of I-45 South. Two thefts were reported—one in the 1500 block of 11th Street…

  • White House Adviser Kellyanne Conway Comments on Wiretapping Issues

    Kelly Anne Conway, who is President Trump’s senior White House adviser, has asked FBI Director James Comey to release any information he has regarding President Trump’s claims that former President Obama had ordered wiretapping of…

  • Councilmember Olson Comments on Economic Development

    As our area grows, we’ve seen economic development move forward around us. We recently asked Mayor Pro Tem and Position 4 Councilmember Keith Olson what he saw ahead for us in in economic development .…

  • Severe Weather Awareness Week

    Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis tells us this week has a special designation in regard to weather . . . .