Articles Posted in the News Category

  • SHSU “Welcome Week” — Wednesday Update

    Welcome Week at SHSU keeps rolling along. Associate Director for Student Activities Brandon Cooper has today’s update . . . . WELWKWED8-26-14 Brandon also tells us that Casino Night is one of the largest events…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday a person was reported missing from a residence on Gail Lane.  In the 2900 block of Old Houston Road, police investigated an assault by an unknown…

  • Alzheimers Program At Library Today

    The library is presenting another helpful and informative program for local citizens. Adult Services Coordinator Denise Tilson fills us in on today’s event . . . . ALZPROG8-26-14 Denise said, “Handouts from the Alzheimers Association…

  • HISD Special-Called Board Meeting Today

    The HISD Board of Trustees will have a Special-Called Meeting this afternoon at 5:30 at the Hawkins Administration Building. There will be a presentation of the proposed 2014-15 School Year Budget and Tax Rate. There…

  • SHSU Welcome Week — Tuesday Update

    The students are back, and it’s Welcome Week at Sam Houston State University. Associate Director for Student Activities, Brandon Cooper, fills us in on what’s up for today . . . . WELWKTUES8-25-14  

  • Development Permit Fees Approved By Commissioners

    Monday morning in court, Commissioners engaged in a great deal of discussion on the Permit Fee schedule. Following much debate specifically on the Planning & Development Fee Schedule for Development Permit Fees per square foot,…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Friday’s night shift two residential burglaries were investigated–one in the 500 block of River Oaks and a second in the 2500 block of Pine Shadows. Known suspects assaulted a victim…

  • Burn Ban Update

    The County will be holding off on the “Burn Ban” for a while.  Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis has been consulting with others on the KBDI or Keetch-Byram Drought Index . . . . BURNBAN8-25-14

  • Changes Ahead At SHSU Criminal Justice Department

    After serving as dean of the Sam Houston State University College of Criminal Justice and director of the Criminal Justice Center for eight years, Vincent J. Webb stepped down on Aug. 15th to become a…

  • Friday Shooting Death – Update

    When we talked with HPD Lt. Jim Barnes on Sunday afternoon, 19-year-old Garius O’Bryant wanted in the fatal shooting Friday of 61-year-old Ray Charles Smith, was still being sought.  Lt. Barnes informed us today that…