Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Business Roundtable with Congressman Brady Held Monday at Chamber

    Congressman Kevin Brady spoke to a good crowd of local business people at the Chamber of Commerce office about issues that small businesses have to deal with. A whole range of topics was discussed from…

  • Fourth HISD Bond Planning Session Held Monday

    The HISD Board of Trustees held their fourth bond planning session meeting at the Hawkins Administration Building last night. Broken up into groups to talk with separate board members, the primary issue discussed by those…

  • SHSU Professor and Director Maureen McIntyre Retiring

    SHSU theatre professor and production director Maureen McIntyre will be retiring June 1st after having joined the theatre faculty in 1970. “Much Ado About Nothing,” starting tomorrow and running through Saturday February 22nd, will be…

  • HISD Board’s 4th Bond Planning Session Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will have their 4th Bond Planning Session tonight at 5:30 pm at the Hawkins Administration Building. They will consider recommendations, begin development of a bond proposition and look at the…

  • Congressman Brady in Huntsville Today

    An effort to restore the 40-hour work week is underway. Congressman Kevin Brady comments . . . . BRAD40-2-14-14 Small business leaders from Huntsville and Walker County will be updating Congressman Brady today about the…

  • SAAFE House Bowling Tournament

    All bowlers and/or SAAFE House supporters are invited to sign up to have a team and/or a sponsorship for the 11th Annual Strike Out Abuse tournament March 1st at Huntsville Lanes. There will be two…

  • Chamber Announces First “Lunch & Learn” of Year

    Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Events & Communications Manager Laura Green tells us that the Chamber is excited to announce their first Chamber “Lunch & Learn” of 2014 . . . . CHAMLUNC2-14-14

  • Operation Military Embrace Efforts

    As we reported to you last week, we met up with several members of the volunteer organization Operation Military Embrace at the HEARTS Veterans Museum. These dedicated people work with the museum in their efforts…

  • Early Voting Starts Next Week

    Early Voting for the Republican Primary and Democratic Primary begins next week.  Early Voting will be held at the Walker County Annex located at 1301 Sam Houston Avenue, Room 101, beginning Tuesday, February 18th thru…

  • VFW Post 5871 Commander Lanoue Talks about VFW Objectives

    Locally, VFW Post 5871 in Huntsville is here to help combat veterans out. Post Commander David Lanoue tells us how . . . . VFW2-13-14 Commander Lanoue will be our guest on “Around Town” this…