Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday the theft of a firearm from a vehicle was investigated in the 2500 block of Pineshadows. An 18-wheeler hit a pole at 11th Street and State…

  • All-Veterans Career Fair Coming Up In Houston

    Disabled American Veterans and the military-to-civilian recruitment firm RecruitMilitary will produce an All- Veterans Career Fair at Minute Maid Park on Wednesday, June 24th. DAV and RecruitMilitary are inviting veterans who already have civilian work…

  • Groundbreaking Ceremonies For Fred Pirkle Center Today

    The ground breaking ceremonies for the future Fred Pirkle Engineering Technology Center happens today at 1:30 at the corner of Sam Houston Avenue and Bowers Boulevard.

  • Update On Weekend FM 980 Head-on Collision

    Those three who were injured in a head on accident on FM 980 over the weekend are all still recovering from the accident. Thomas Lake Road Fire Department firefighter Aaron Van Riper was on Fox…

  • FEMA Says Walker County May Now Apply for Disaster Aid Funds

    According to a press release from FEMA Wednesday, the agency has extended federal disaster aid to include 51 additional Texas counties. This amendment provides for supplemental funding for infrastructure repairs in the wake of May’s…

  • HEAP Classes Start Monday

    HISD’s Huntsville Enrichment Activity Program Session 1 classes start next Monday June 15th. Session 2 begins June 29th. They have courses for kids. Trac 1 is for ages 6 to 9. Trac 2 is for…

  • Two New Waverly Students Will Compete In The National Junior High Finals Rodeo

    A couple of talented kids from New Waverly Junior High School have earned a position on the Texas National Junior High rodeo team and will be traveling with fellow teammates to Des Moines, Iowa June…

  • SHSU Staff Excellence Awards Announced

    SHSU Staff Excellence Award winners for 2015 have been chosen. Manager of Communications, Jennifer Gauntt, fills us in . . . .

  • Houston Police Officer Shot In Back

    A Houston Police Department officer was reported to be in stable condition last night following treatment for a gun shot wound to the back. Tuesday, 20-year-veteran Terry Smith had just finished handling a traffic stop…

  • Former Huntsville Mayor Morris Waller Dies

    We salute former Huntsville Mayor Morris Waller who passed away last Thursday. Mr. Waller, a graduate of Huntsville High School and Sam Houston State University, was well-known for serving and being dedicated to our community.