Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Local Shooting Involving the Death of a Juvenile Under Investigation

    In the early morning hours of Saturday, May 18th, deputies with the Walker County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting call in the 3000 block of State Highway 19.  Upon arrival, officers secured the scene…

  • Municipal Setting Designation Ordinance Discussed by City Council

    At Tuesday’s session of the Huntsville City Council, one of the issues given a lot of discussion regarded a  first reading of an ordinance creating a Municipal Setting Designation located near the intersection of Avenue…

  • Shooter Training Exercise on SHSU Campus Tuesday

    The Texas Department of Criminal Justice’s Office of Inspector General along with the Walker County Sheriff’s Office, Huntsville Police Department, and Sam Houston State University Police Department participated in Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training…

  • Tornado Warning Issued Last Night

    The National Weather Service issued a Tornado Warning for Walker and Montgomery counties from around 10:55 to 11:30 PM for last night. This morning, the Walker County Dispatch Center informed us that they knew of…

  • Pond & Lake Management Class Offered

    Texas AgriLife Extension Agent Reg Lepley informs us that a Pond & Lake Management Class will be held May 23rd, at 6:30 PM, at the Walker County Texas AgriLife Extension office at 102 Tam Road…

  • Darius Rucker Talks About True Believers

    Darius Rucker Talks About True Believers

    Darius Rucker’s platinum-selling version of “Wagon Wheel” just hit No. 1 on the Billboard country songs chart, which is good timing for Tuesday’s (May 21) release of his third country album, True Believers. Produced by…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban More Diplomatic Than Tim McGraw

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban More Diplomatic Than Tim McGraw

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) That’s what Tim McGraw said — that Keith Urban might be better suited…

  • Additional CMT Music Awards Performers Revealed

    Additional CMT Music Awards Performers Revealed

    Carrie Underwood, Darius Rucker, Florida Georgia Line, George Strait, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban and Lady Antebellum have been added to the list of performers at the 2013 CMT Music Awards taking place June 5 at…

  • Around the Web: Toby Keith Stands With Moore, Okla.

    Around the Web: Toby Keith Stands With Moore, Okla.

    Toby Keith says his tornado-ravaged hometown will stand strong. Kellie Pickler wows judges with dramatic performance on DWTS. Brad Paisley forgets his lyrics while opening the new Music City Center. Alabama Shakes dig out some…

  • OFFSTAGE: Country Stars Praying and Tweeting for Oklahoma

    OFFSTAGE: Country Stars Praying and Tweeting for Oklahoma

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) As the tragic news of the tornado near Oklahoma City keeps pouring in,…