Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Update On Housing Montgomery County Inmates

    This week in Commissioners’ Court, commissioners heard an update from Jail Administrator, Captain Steve Fisher, on hiring more staff to take care of additional inmates coming to the County Jail from Montgomery County. Inmates from…

  • Great Muddy Escape

    Huntsville Memorial Hospital manager of community relations Karen Bilsing tells us that the 5th Annual Great Muddy Escape will be held October 24th with the first race begininng at nine o’clock at General Sam’s Offroad…

  • Scare On The Scare

    Mark your calendars. Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher informs us that this year “Scare on the Square” will be falling on Halloween, October 31st, a Saturday, from 3 to 5 on University Avenue between the…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday police investigated a couple of cases of criminal mischief–one in the 2400 block of Montgomery Road and another in the 1400 block of Sycamore Avenue. The…

  • Election Identification Certificates Are Available At DPS

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans in advance of the upcoming November election that Election Identification Certificates (EIC) are available year-round at all Texas driver license offices for individuals in need…

  • Democratic Presidential Debate Held In Las Vegas Last Night

    The first Democratic presidential debate took place in Las Vegas last night. Immigration, climate change, income inequality and women’s and minority rights issues were some of the standard Democratic issue fare argued among the five…

  • New Courthouse Security System Approved By Commissioners

    County officials have been taking a look at the dire need for courthouse security recently. Twelfth Judicial District Judge Donald Kraemer addressed commissioners’ court on the matter Tuesday morning. First-off, several cameras will be needed…

  • Huntsville Memorial Hospital Gives Cardiac Monitor To County EMS

    Director of Operations at Walker County EMS, Vince Allen, informs us that Huntsville Memorial Hospital has donated to them a very helpful and important piece of medical equipment . . . .

  • FM1375 New Waverly Exit Update

    We were informed Tuesday that beginning this past Monday the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor was scheduled to reopen the FM 1375 bridge over I-45. In addition, the contractor was to begin the process…

  • Benghazi Survivor Kris “Tanto” Paronto Coming To Huntsville

    You’re invited to hear Benghazi Survivor and former Army Ranger Kris “Tanto” Paronto reveal the truth on the terrorist incident at Benghazi. Mr. Paronto will be speaking this Saturday, October 17th, at Alpha Omega Academy…