Articles Posted in the Local News Category

  • Council Discusses Election Contract with Walker County

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers discussed for approval entering into an election contract with Walker County for the May 7th Special Election to fill a vacancy to elect a…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday, a vehicle was reported stolen in the 2400 block of Sycamore Avenue. On the night shift Tuesday, a residential burglary was reported in the 2500 block…

  • Republican Forum Tonight

    The Republican Party of Walker County will host a Candidate Forum tonight. The Forum will be held at the Katy and E. Don Walker Building beginning at 6:30 pm. Positions that will be included in…

  • “Let’s Talk” at SHSU Accepting Reservations

    You’re invited to become a part of a powerful evening of conversation with renown experts from the worlds of sports, television, education, business and politics. “Let’s Talk!” is a highly-regarded annual event where guests at…

  • Hearing Held on Security Concerns Related to U-S Refugee Policy and National Security

    Wednesday, Homeland Security and State Department officials testified at a hearing on security concerns related to U-S refugee policy and national security. Texas Representative Mike McCaul, who was chairman, talked about issues related to terrorists…

  • Officers Seize Marijuana, Firearms and Possible Explosive Devices and Suspected Bomb-Making Materials

    On the evening of February 1st, members of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, the Huntsville Police Department, the Walker County Sheriff’s Department, the Houston Police Department, and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office…

  • City Council Holds Economic Development Workshop

    The Huntsville City Council got together for a workshop Tuesday afternoon to discuss and hear presentations on economic development and future initiatives. On hand to talk with councilmembers were SHSU’s Executive Director of Economic Development…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 200 block of Evergreen Drive. On the night shift Friday, an unknown suspect stole a firearm from a…

  • North Korea Plans Satellite Launch

    In a State Department Daily Briefing Tuesday, spokesperson John Kirby talked about a planned violation of an international agreement by North Korea. He mentioned that they had already violated an agreement by having a nuclear…

  • Climate Change Colloquium at SHSU Today

    Sam Houston State University’s Departments of Physics and Geology will host a colloquium led by professor of atmospheric sciences at Texas A&M University, Andrew Dessler, today at 3 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center Theater.…