Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Congressman Brady Speaking at Town Halls in August

    Congressman Kevin Brady will get to spend the month of August visiting with his constituents in the 8th District in various Town Hall meetings . . . . BRADTOWN8-9-13 Congressman Brady will be joined by…

  • Commissioner Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the Courthouse for a regular session at 9 this morning. County Clerk Kari French will update the 83rd Legislative Regular Session’s House and Senate Bills affecting County Clerk’s Office…

  • Military Reserve Building Purchase Legal Dispute Continues

    The contention continues over the purchase of the abandoned Military Reserve Building on Sam Houston Avenue between SHSU and Tarek Maalouf of Maalouf Properties of Huntsville. Mr. Maalouf met the City of Huntsville’s June 17th…

  • New Library Hours Set

    The Huntsville Public Library will implement a new schedule beginning August 26, 2013, which is the first day of school.  City Librarian Linda Dodson briefed the City Council on the proposed changes at their August…

  • Historic Preservation Ordinance under Consideration

    An Historic Preservation Ordinance for the City of Huntsville is in the works. Mayor Woodward has requested one be drawn up. Director of Community and Economic Development Aron Kulhavy addressed the council at their regular…

  • Neighborhood Watch Update

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was HPD Lieutenant Jim Barnes. We asked Officer Barnes about how the Neighborhood Watch Program was going . . . . NEIGHWATCH8-9-13

  • School Supply Giveaway

    Local Community Praise Ministry President Vanetta Mills tell us the school supply giveaway is coming up this weekend . . . . SCHOOLSUPP8-8-13

  • TEA Using New Accountability System

    Thursday, the Texas Education Agency released ratings using a new accountability system. Over 92 percent of school districts and almost 85 percent of the Lone Star State’s schools have met Texas’ minimum education standards. The…

  • “Bearcabs” Coming to Huntsville

    Bearcabs, that’s b-e-a-r-c-a-B-s, is coming to Huntsville. Those Against Drunk Driving Area Director, Brandon Hale, tells us all about it . . . . TADD#1-8-8-13 Hale said a banquet is in the future plans .…

  • HPD Lt. Jim Barnes on the Hiring and Recruitment Process

    We talked with HPD Lieutenant Jim Barnes this week, and he informed us that the department is currently in a hiring and recruitment process . . . . BARNESPOL8-8-13 Lieutenant Barnes will be our guest…