Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Immigration Event At SHSU

    An estimated 11 million people reside in the U.S. illegally and more than 1.6 million of those inhabit Texas alone. With numbers like these, there is no doubt that immigration is an issue that personally…

  • Tech Expert Eric Spellman To Speak In Huntsville

    Small Business Development Center business advisor Lori Logan informs us that technology expert and national speaker Eric Spellman will be coming to Huntsville to speak next Thursday, November 5th . . . .   For…

  • Seminar To Empower Students To Lead

    The SHSU Center For Leadership and Service will share the history of servant leadership and the skills possessed by a servant leader in its second “Learning to Lead” workshop of the semester on Thursday, October…

  • Senate Finance Committee Hearing On IRS Held Tuesday

    Tuesday, the Senate Finance Committee held a hearing which questioned IRS Commissioner John Koskinen and examined the agency’s actions in response to a previous committee report with recommendations. Senator Dan Coats of Indiana, however, pretty…

  • Trinity Bank Robbed

    Monday morning, three suspects violently robbed the First Community Bank in Trinity. Two clerks at the bank required medical treatment for injuries. Around 9:30 in the morning, three suspects arrived at the bank. Two of…

  • State Of City Address Tonight

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce is presenting the “State of the City Address” tonight. City Manager Matt Benoit will be speaking at the event tonight at the Walker County Storm Shelter from 5:30 to…

  • Early Voting Update

    The total number of voters checked-in for early voting Monday was 203. This makes for a total of 1,082 voters checked-in during early voting in Walker County.

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news over the weekend, on the day shift Friday a commercial burglary was investigated in the 700 block of I-45 South–entry into a building was forced. Unknown suspects took credit cards in…

  • Scare On The Square Location Changed

    A reminder that the Scare on the Square location for this weekend has been changed. The event will now take place from 3 to 5 Saturday at the Walker County Storm Shelter.

  • New Graphing Calculators For Huntsville High School Students

    Huntsville High School Students will be getting new graphing calculators, now approved by the school board, that will be checked out to them for use in their educational pursuits. HISD’s Assistant Superintendent of Business Administration…