Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Bearkat Mania Coming Wednesday

    Nearly 50 Huntsville area businesses and organizations will head to Sam Houston State University for the 29th annual Bearkat Mania on Wednesday. KSAM-FM and 104.9 The Hits sponsors the event which showcases booths set up…

  • Library Part-Timers To Be Added To Staff

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, Councilmember Andy Brauninger amended a motion to help the Huntsville Public Library be better able to serve the public . . . .   Mayor…

  • Roxie Douglas Learning Institute Looking For Help From Local Citizens

    The Roxie Douglas Learning Institute, an after-school program in the community that offers mentoring to local kids, is undergoing renovation at their building. Executive Director Carmen Irving needs the community’s help in terms of donations…

  • HISD Seeking Input On Superintendent Search

    The HISD Board of Trustees has employed Texas Association of School Board’s Executive Search Services to assist with the search for a new superintendent to replace Dr. Steve Johnson who has retired from HISD.  The…

  • Main Street Program Strategic Session Held

    The City of Huntsville welcomed State Main Street Coordinator Debra Drescher on August 28th for a special strategic planning session. According to Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher, members of the Main Street Advisory Board, the…

  • Alarm Permits Available

    The Huntsville Police Department encourages all residents and business owners to review the City’s alarm ordinance and to purchase the required permits as soon as possible. According to HPD Chief Kevin Lunsford, the department has…

  • Council Discusses Consultant Fees

    At Tuesday night’s council session, much of the discussion centered on how much to spend on consultants to guide the City in space assessments of various buildings and on design issues of the Davidson Wastewater…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2500 block of Pine Shadows Drive. On the night shift Friday, 42-year-old Stacey Spivey was arrested for Aggravated…

  • SHSU Internship In Austin

    Through SHSU, a great opportunity for internship in Austin is coming up. Political Science Professor Mike Yawn explains . . . .   Yawn said, “The students do earn academic credit.”

  • Tickets For SHSU Performances

    If you’re interested in entertainment and the arts, you’re living in the right place. Sam Houston State University this fall and spring offers a multitude of dramatic, musical and dance events. And, tickets are as…