Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Several Hundred Killed In Stampede Near Mecca

    According to Saudi Arabian officials, yesterday at least 450 people were killed during a stampede near the holy city of Mecca. Hundreds of others were reported injured. Approximately two million muslims are involved in the…

  • Pope Francis’ Schedule For Thursday

    In his visit to the United State, Pope Francis will address a Joint Session of Congress at nine this morning, followed by an appearance on the West Front of the Capitol. At 10:15, the Pope…

  • Pope Francis Makes Address From White House Lawn Wednesday

    In his speech Tuesday outside the White House, Pope Francis, among several areas touched on, talked about traveling to Philadelphia for a conference on the family to, as he said, “celebrate and support the institutions…

  • Sixth Annual Ruck March Taking Sign-ups

    Veterans Resource Center Director Fernando Chavez tells us that the Sixth Annual Ruck March is taking place Saturday, October 10th, in the Huntsville State Park . . . .   They’re raising funds for the…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday a known suspect assaulted a victim with a knife in the 2200 block of Bobby K. Marks Drive. A commercial business was burglarized in the 700…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On VA Issues

    Congressman Kevin Brady says he’s “not happy. It’s been nearly two years since the internal watchdog for the Veterans Administration has left . . . .”

  • “Rocky Horror Show” Musical Coming To SHSU

    You may remember the crazy cult-classic movie the “Rocky Horror Show.” Well, the musical version is coming to Huntsville. SHSU College of Fine Arts & Mass Communications Marketing Coordinator Emily Binetti fills us in .…

  • Pope Francis Arrives In The U-S

    Tuesday, Pope Francis’ plane landed at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland amid cheers from hundreds, along with a personal welcome from President Barak Obama and his family Following the ceremony, the pope got into…

  • Yogi Berra Has Died

    Well-known former New York Yankees catcher Yogi Berra has passed away. He was 90 years old. Not only was Yogi known for his “Yogi-isms” and talent as a catcher, he managed the Yankees and Mets…

  • KATS Safety Bash Tonight At SHSU

    The Sam Houston State University Police Department will host the second annual “Kats Safety Bash” tonight from 6-8 p.m. in the Bowers Stadium Parking Lot. Participants will be able to visit with emergency personnel from…