Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Local Law Enforcement Participates in “Torch Run”

    Thursday morning, members of local law enforcement–HPD, University Police, the Walker County Sheriff’s Office, DPS, and the TDCJ Office of Inspector General–participated in the Torch Run to increase awareness for the Special Olympics. Officers jogged…

  • Millionth Visitor to Statue Visitor Center Signs Guest Book

    City of Huntsville Tourism Director Kimm Thomas is happy to announce that the millionth visitor signed the guest book at the Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center Thursday at 9:19 AM . . . . MILLIONTH#2-5-24-13…

  • HISD Workshop on Bond Election Held

    The HISD Board of Trustees held a Board Workshop on Tuesday, May 21st, to discuss the 2013 Bond Election that was held on May 11th. Five of the citizens attending provided the board with their…

  • Sam Houston Memorial Museum Honors Active Military Personnel

    Sam Houston Memorial Museum is doing something to honor active military personnel. Marketing Coordinator Megan Buro updates us . . . . SAMHMEM5-23-13

  • Carrie Underwood Donates $1 Million to Tornado Relief Efforts

    Carrie Underwood Donates $1 Million to Tornado Relief Efforts

    Carrie Underwood is donating $1 million from her current tour to the American Red Cross to assist in disaster relief efforts in Oklahoma. The contribution comes from concert proceeds during her Blown Away tour which…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kree Harrison’s Top 10 Reflections

    OFFSTAGE: Kree Harrison’s Top 10 Reflections

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Now that American Idol is over, runner-up Kree Harrison‘s country career is about…

  • OFFSTAGE: Eight Nashville Truths Revealed

    OFFSTAGE: Eight Nashville Truths Revealed

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Now I know better. After Wednesday night’s (May 22) season finale of Nashville,…

  • OFFSTAGE: The Science of Taylor Swift’s Cat-Eye Look

    OFFSTAGE: The Science of Taylor Swift’s Cat-Eye Look

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) You might think Taylor Swift just randomly applies eyeliner, but you’d be wrong.…

  • Around the Web: Darius Rucker Confronts Online Racist

    Around the Web: Darius Rucker Confronts Online Racist

    Darius Rucker puts a racist Twitter user in his place. Trisha Yearwood helps honor Carole King at the White House. Miranda Lambert sends help for displaced animals in Moore, Okla. Hank Williams Jr. sets Old…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a commercial burglary was investigated in the 1000 block of MLK, Jr. Boulevard.  A case of forgery was investigated in the 1400 block of Green Briar…