Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Body Found in Sam Houston National Forest in Willis

    Around 1:50 in the afternoon Thursday, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s office checked in reference to a welfare check regarding a body two people discovered in the Sam Houston National Forest in Willis. When the deputies…

  • City of Huntsville 4th of July Celebration

    The City has several events planned for the big holiday ahead. The City’s Parks and Recreation director Penny Joiner tells us all about it . . . .

  • HEARTS Veterans Museum Expo July 4th

    On the 4th of July, the HEARTS Veterans Museum will be having their Veterans Service Expo in Huntsville. HEARTS Museum Director Mark Robinson tells us they are partnering with a movie production called “Stronger” about…

  • New Waverly July 4th Celebration

    The New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department, along with the their local Community 4-H Club, will be celebrating the fourth with a fundraising effort for youth. They’ll start out their day with a barbecue dinner at…

  • Fire Chief Grisham Comments on Fireworks

    The July 4th holidays is often celebrated here and across America with fireworks. Our Fire Chief, Tom Grisham, passes along information regarding their use. . . .   Also, Chief Grisham advises citizens to be…

  • More on HISD Facility Study

    HISD this week hired the Lockwood, Andrews and Newman company to do a facility study for the district. We asked HISD Superintendent, Dr. Howell Wright, about the study. He said it went back to their…

  • FEMA Update

    FEMA reminds everyone that renters displaced by the May storms and flooding may be eligible for federal disaster assistance, including grants from FEMA and low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration. FEMA offers…

  • Turkish Airport Terrorist Suspects Rounded-Up

    According to reports out of Turkey legal authorities have detained 13 people, including three described as foreign nationals, in connection with Tuesday’s terrorist attack at an Istanbul, Turkey airport where 42 people lost their lives…

  • HISD’s “Green Hornet” Bus Out Offering Food to Kids

    At this week’s regular session of the HISD Board of Trustees, Communications Director Shannon Duncan filled board members in on the “Green Hornet” bus which is used as their mobile food bus. Ms. Duncan says,…

  • Hospital District Committee Members Begin to Look at Buyers

    The Walker County Hospital District met last night to put together a committee that will look at who will buy and take over the operation of the Huntsville Memorial Hospital. In the next several months,…