Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Street Assessment Approved By Council

    One of the several issues the Huntsville City Council discussed last night in their regular session was authorizing the City Manager to sign a contract with Infrastructure Management Services to perform a street condition assessment…

  • Senate Homeland Funding Bill Passes Without Congressman Brady’s Support

    By a vote of 257-167, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill Tuesday to fund the Department of Homeland Security through the end of September. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady of Texas voted “no”. Mr.…

  • Prime Minister Netahyahu Delivers Powerful Address To Joint Session

    The Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, addressed a joint session of congress Tuesday morning and was met with overwhelming applause and acceptance. Several Democrats and Obama administration officials were not in attendance, but news…

  • Entergy Contract Crews Are In Huntsville

    Contract crews working for Entergy Texas, Inc. are on the move, trimming vegetation, limbs and brush away from power lines in Huntsville. Contract crews have two power lines to clear, both of which originate at…

  • Gerald Irons To Speak At SHSU

    The man coming to speak at SHSU had a 10-year career in the National Football League, during which time he was a linebacker for the Oakland Raiders and Cleveland Browns.  Following his retirement, he tackled…

  • Country Star Contest Back Again

    If you’re a country singer, let us remind you of the big event that comes up each year around this time. Spokesperson Steve Fox tells us all about it . . . .

  • Texas Baptist Historian Dr. Alan Lefever Addresses Sam Houston Celebration Attendees

    The life of Sam Houston was celebrated in prayer, songs and speeches Monday morning at the Mance Park Middle School auditorium, down the street from the Sam Houston grave site. Guest speaker was Dr. Alan…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet at six this evening at City Hall. On tonight’s “Consent Agenda” is consideration of the abandonment of a sanitary Sewer Easement on the Smyth/Gibbs property. Tonight’s “Statutory Agenda” includes…

  • Local Rodeo Athlete Wins Big In Arlington

    Huntsville resident and recent SHSU graduate 23-year-old Taylor Price has won big, and I mean really big, in RFD-TV’s The American Rodeo in Arlington. He split winnings with 24-year-old Resse Riemer of Stinnett, Texas and…

  • Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Addresses AIPAC

    Monday, the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu addressed AIPAC, or the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, about the speech he’ll make before congress tomorrow regarding the Iran nuclear weapons issue. He stressed that anything…