Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Hurricane Joaquin Off East Coast Of U-S

    Flooding as a result of Hurricane Joaquin is forecast to impact locations from South Carolina to Massachusets. Forecasters have said it was unlikely that it would make landfall. On the east coast, coastal flooding, strong…

  • Ten Killed As A Result Of Shooting At Oregon Community College

    Thursday morning, 10 people died as the result of a shooting at Umpqua Community College near Roseburg, Oregon. Seven others were reported wounded.  The shooter is among the 10. The shooter has been identified as…

  • Fair On Square Kicking Off

    The 41st Annual Fair on the Square kicks off tonight with a new band this year called Aliados Del Norte. They’re a Tejano Band playing at nine. The gate will open at 8. Tickets are…

  • CASA Event Starts Saturday

    CASA has a big event this weekend. Spokesperson Jamie Stein tells us all about it . . . .

  • Center For Law, Engagement And Politics Upcoming Events

    One of the great student organizations on the SHSU campus is the Center for Law, Engagement and Politics which is headed by SHSU Political Science Professor Mike Yawn. Looking ahead, Mike recently filled us in…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday two residential burglaries were investigated–one in the 600 block of 7th Street and another in the 2800 block of Lake Road. In the 100 block of…

  • Prime Minister Netanyahu Speaks To UN

    On Thursday it was obvious, of course, that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was not pleased with the United States’ recent nuclear deal with Iran as he addressed the United Nations General Assembly . .…

  • SHSU Plans Another “Mingling With The Media”

    You see her on the evening news, but now you can see and hear from her in person. Ilona Carson, ABC 13 Houston Eyewitness News anchor, will visit with Sam Houston State University students on…

  • Questions Arise On Russia’s Air Strike Targets In Syria

    Wednesday, Russian bombers hit areas in Syria occupied by rebels supplied with money, arms and training from the CIA. Dozens of civilians were reported killed. A group opposing Syrian President Assad, the Syrian National Council,…

  • More Clinton Email Issues Surface

    Emails released Wednesday that were on Hillary Clinton’s private email server while she was secretary of state show that Russia-linked hackers attempted at least five times to probe her private email account. It has not…