Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Douglas Feldman Executed Wednesday Night

    Fifty-five-year-old Douglas Feldman was executed by lethal injection in Huntsville last night for the shooting deaths in the Dallas area 15 years ago of two truck drivers–Robert Everett and Nicolas Velasquez. The two men’s deaths…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a residential burglary was investigated in the 100 block of Gospel Hill. On Tuesday’s night shift, police were dispatched to the 100 block of Essex where…

  • SHSU Ag Teachers Receive Recognition

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications Jennifer Gauntt informs us that “Three professors from Sam Houston State University’s Department of Agriculture and Industrial Science have been recognized for going above and beyond their call of duty…

  • HISD Discusses CSCOPE Curriculum

    The HISD Board of Trustees met last night to discuss, among other issues, the implementation of the CSCOPE curriculum, not lessons, in order to align across the district what is taught and improve the students’…

  • SHSU Football & Auction Update

    SHSU Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations Paul Ridings says SHSU football is getting ready to start up and fills us in on last week’s big football auction . . . . SHSUFOOT7-30-13

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Friday’s day shift in the 800 block of Ryans Ferry Road one roommate assaulted another causing serious injury. A vehicle burglary was investigated in the 1400 block of Sam Houston…

  • Entergy’s Stan Foley with Energy Saving Tips

    Recently on the news, local Entergy Customer Service Manager Stan Foley passed along some energy saving tips for the summer to you. He also told us there’s more help on their website Entergy-Texas.com . .…

  • Senator John Cornyn Comments on IRS

    From the floor of the senate recently, our U-S Senator from Texas John Cornyn took issue with the IRS . . . . CORNIRS7-26-13

  • Leads Still Being Checked-Out in Double Murder Case

    Walker County Sheriff Clint McRae released to the media Monday that they are “following up on tips and leads” in regard to last Wednesday’s double-murder which took the lives of 55-year-old Shanta Faye Crawford and…

  • More on New Riverside Fire Truck

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners approved $18,343 to participate in the cost of new fire truck for Riverside. Dick Goldin, assistant to the Riverside Fire Chief, was at the meeting and filled us in on the…