Articles Posted in the News Category

  • TDCJ Officer Charged with Bribery

    According to a story today in the Huntsville Item, on Tuesday morning 21-year-old Huntsville resident and TDCJ employee Harold D. Johnson was arrested by officers of the Office of the TDCJ Inspector General on a…

  • Speaker Ryan Speaks on Sexual Harassment Legislation

    Accusations of sexual harassment seem to be capturing a great deal of attention by the media lately. Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, spoke to reporters Wednesday about efforts underway to combat this kind of…

  • Outgoing Federal Reserve Chair Yellen Comments on the Economy

    The U-S economy is looking pretty good. Outgoing Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen addressed the Joint Economic Committee on the topic in Washington Wednesday . . . .

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday police investigated a commercial burglary in the 300 block of US 190 where three unknown suspects forced entry and took property. On Tuesday’s night shift, in…

  • Grant Received By SHSU For Field Sobriety Test Training Enhancement

    The Impaired Driving Initiatives program at Sam Houston State University received a $253,607 grant from the Texas Department of Transportation to provide new technology to enhance training for officers in administering field sobriety tests. Working…

  • Citizens Police Academy in Huntsville Considering Applicants

    The application process for the Huntsville Police Department Citizens Police Academy began earlier this month and will close on Friday December 29th at 5 PM. The actual Academy is set to start at the end…

  • North Korean ICBM Test-Fired Tuesday

    Tuesday, North Korea launched a test intercontinental ballistic missile that eventually splashed down in the Sea of Japan. According to military officials in South Korea, the missile took off from an area near Pyongyang, North…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift last Friday Brandon Reece was arrested for traffic offenses and drug paraphernalia at Cline Street and Montgomery Road. At I-45 South and Lake Road, Andrew Stephenson was…

  • GOP Senators Meet with President on Tax Bill Tuesday

    President Trump had a meeting Tuesday with GOP Senators to talk about the proposed tax bill. Following the meeting, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell answered a reporter who asked him, “How do you address all…

  • Congressman Brady Speaks about Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

    Our congressman, and Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee, Kevin Brady, spoke at the American Enterprise Institute Tuesday on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. He pointed out that the currently proposed tax…