Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Walker County Hospital District Board of Managers Meets

    The Board of Managers of the Walker County Hospital District will meet tonight at six at the Huntsville Memorial Hospital 2nd Floor Meeting Room A. The Board will take comments from the public, if they…

  • Distinguished Alumni to be Honored at Gala

    Six Sam Houston State University alumni who have made significant contributions to their professions, communities and alma mater will be recognized during this year’s homecoming festivities with the SHSU Distinguished Alumni awards, Outstanding Young Alumnus…

  • Jeff Sessions Speaks on Free Speech on College Campuses

    At Georgetown University Law Center Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions talked about free speech on college campuses. He asked the audience there, “Who decides what is offensive, and what is acceptable? . . . .…

  • Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Dunford Considered for Reappointment

    Tuesday, Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman, General Joseph Dunford, testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee on serving another term as chair. And, the general told it like it is . . . .

  • Cowboys Take A Knee

    No one expected Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who supports President Trump, to let his players take a knee during the national anthem. The Cowboys, however, did kneel Monday night in Arizona but not during the…

  • Huntsville ISD Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville ISD Board of Trustees will have a regular board meeting tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. The Board will recognize achievement. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” will include approval of the 2017-18 Texas…

  • Commissioners Discuss Meeting Days

    In Walker County Commissioners Court Monday, Commissioners considered designating the day of the week they would convene regular sessions. Assistant District Attorney Quentin Russell informed them they needed to make a decision that day. He…

  • Brown Bag Lunch Series Coming Up at Library

    Members of the Huntsville City Council generally pass along community events at the close of each regular session. Last week, Councilmember Paul Davidhizar let everyone know that the Huntsville Public Library’s Brown Bag Lunch Series…

  • Commissioner Henry Combines Two Part-time Employee Positions into Full Time

    At Monday’s meeting of Commissioners Court, Commissioner Henry told commissioners he wished to make an employee adjustment in Precinct #4 . . . .   Commissioner White asked Commissioner Henry if the money was coming…

  • Congressman Kevin Brady Comments on Opposition to Disaster Relief Package

    Congressman Kevin Brady issued a statement after a majority of House Democrats opposed the Disaster Tax Relief and Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2017 – which includes legislation the Congressman introduced to deliver temporary…