Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Prescribed Burn Notification Issued

    The U-S Forest Service at the Sam Houston National Forest has informed us that a precribed burn notification has been issued for Montgomery and Walker County. The burn was slated to begin at 10 this…

  • Garden Show Planned this Weekend

    If you’re looking for some something to do this weekend, you might want to stop by the Rusty, Chippy, Vintage, Hippy and Garden Show out at the Fairgrounds. Show spokesperson Frederic Morris tells us more…

  • HEARTS Museum Fund-Raising Casino Party Saturday

    The HEARTS Veterans Museum Casino Fundraiser Party will be held tomorrow at the Veterans Conference Center from 7 to 10 PM. There will be bingo, slot machines, blackjack tables, Texas Hold’em, craps, roulette and other…

  • YMCA Spring Sports Ahead

    Spring is just about here, and there will be programs available for youngsters at the Huntsville Family YMCA. We talked with local YMCA Executive Director Sandra Clifton . . . . YMCA3-13-14  

  • Councilmember Olson Comments on Waiving of Permit Fees

    In order to bring in retail to our part of the Lone Star State the city council has, in certain cases, been waving various permit fees for businesses. We asked Councilmember and Mayor Pro Tem…

  • Teacher Job Fair Planned Next Week at SHSU

    Future educators can return from Spring Break and jump right into the job search, with well over 100 potential employers coming to the SHSU campus for Career Services’ Spring Teacher Job fair on Wednesday, March…

  • Fatalities at South by Southwest Music Festival

    Early Wednesday, two people were killed and 23 injured after a suspected intoxicated driver rammed a police barricade during the South by Southwest music festival in downtown Austin. The driver, unidentified this morning, has been…

  • Gas Explosion in New York Under Investigation

    That gas explosion Wednesday morning in New York’s Harlem district that flattened two apartment buildings has killed at least seven by last count, injured 70, and left several people unaccounted for. In recent weeks, residents…

  • Texas Prison Museum Features Special Book Presentation Saturday

    Texas Prison Museum Director Jim Willett informs us about the first event they have planned as part of their 25th Anniversary Celebration . . . . TEXPRIS3-12-14 The event is free and open to the…

  • Additional Seats Available for SHSU’s “Let’s Talk”

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt tells us that seats are still available for this year’s “Let’s Talk” event March 20th at 6 PM in the LSC Ballroom. Proceeds benefit the SHSU Elliot T. Bowers…