Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • TxDOT Seeking Public Input on Transportation Future

    In an effort to address long-term statewide transportation needs, the Texas Department of Transportation will host the first in a series of meetings to gather public input to help shape the Texas Transportation Plan 2040.…

  • Veterans Day Celebrated Today

    This is Veterans Day across America. Vet’s Week kicks off today on the SHSU campus. SHSU Military Chair Lt. Col. Robert McCormick updates us . . . . VETMONMORN11-8-13 The Veterans Day Banquet at the…

  • Commissioner Paulsel Comments on Recent Tax & Budget Decisions

    Walker County Commissioners had to make some hard decisions on a tax increase and a new budget recently. Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was Walker County Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel. We asked…

  • City Requests Sealed Bids for Water Tank Repair

    Sealed bids for the rehabilitation of two half-million gallon water tanks are being accepted by the City of Huntsville. The tanks under consideration include the elevated one on Palm Street and the ground tank in…

  • SHSU’s Governing Body Approves Guaranteed Price Plan

    The Texas State University System Board of Regents approved a Guaranteed Price Plan for Sam Houston State University and four additional component institutions during the board’s quarterly meeting at Lamar University on Friday, November 8th.…

  • Military Appreciation Day Celebrated at Bearkat Game Saturday

    This weekend at the big Bearkat game the military and veterans will be honored. SHSU Military Chair Lt. Col. Robert McCormick fills us in . . . . MILAPPDAY11-7-13 Next week, veterans will be honored…

  • Local Teen Arrested for Home Burglary

    Wednesday, a local teen was arrested for burglary of a habitation after he was found hiding under a bed in a home that had been broken into. A local citizen called in Wednesday morning around…

  • Chemex Modular Update

    As we informed you a while back, Chemex Modular is opening a new facility in the New Waverly area. We asked Walker County Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel to update us about the company and…

  • HMH New Heart and Vascular Center

    Huntsville Memorial Hospital Advanced cardiovascular care is now a lot closer to home with the opening of the hospital’s new Heart and Vascular Center. The new Center’s protocol driven and systematic approach to patient management…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on the Stalling on “Benghazi”

    The stalling over the facts related to the Benghazi incident continue in Washington. Congressman Kevin Brady comments . . . . BRADBENGHAZ11-5-13 Wednesday, Congressman Brady announced that he was running for re-election.