Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a regular session at six tonight at the Hawkins Administration Building. Assistant Superintendent for Business Administration, Kevin Stanford, will present “Bright Spots.” The Board will recognize students…

  • Texas Independence & Sam Houston Birthday Celebrations Ahead

    The 35th Annual Texas Independence Day and General Sam Houston Birthday commemoration will be on March 2nd. From the Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center, spokesperson Jamie Matthews updates us . . . .   Ms.…

  • Early Primary Voting Update

    Walker County Elections Department Elections Manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during early voting Tuesday, February 16th, was 333.   Of those voters, 44 voted in the Democratic Primary and…

  • Sculptor David Adickes Offers City Presidential Busts

    The well-known and respected sculptor who sculpted Huntsville’s famous giant statue of Sam Houston out on I-45, David Adickes, is offering to give the City a set of his presidential busts. He addressed the city…

  • Growth Causes SHSU to Adjust Graduation Ceremony Schedules

    As Sam Houston State University student population rises, the university continues to adjust to that growth. SHSU Manager of Communication, Jennifer Gauntt, updates us . . . .

  • SHSU Production of Cardenio Begins

    The Sam Houston State University Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre invites the public to get swept up in a tangle of love stories as depicted in the upcoming production of “Cardenio.” “Cardenio,” written by…

  • Candidate Filing Open for City’s At-Large Position #1

    The City of Huntsville passes along that candidate filing continues through March 7th. Ballot applications are being accepted for the May 7th Special Election to fill a Vacancy. Andy Brauninger’s election as Mayor in December…

  • Talks Ahead on Deploying THAAD System to South Korea

    Recently, the U-S temporarily deployed an additional Patriot missile battery in South Korea in reaction to North Korea’s nuclear test and a long-range rocket launch. That move comes ahead of talks to install an even…

  • Early Voting Begins Today

    Early voting for both the Democratic Primary Election and the Republican Primary Election begins today at the Walker County Annex located at 1301 Sam Houston Avenue, Room 101, and lasts through Friday, February 26th, Monday…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will hold a regular session at six this evening at City Hall. Previous to the meeting there will be a work session where the council will discuss and hear presentations on…