Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Two Outstanding Citizens Die

    Huntsville has lost two outstanding citizens. Thursday morning, retired Lt. Col. M.B. Etheredge died at the age of 98. He was a highly decorated World War II hero, a former member of the Texas House…

  • Early Voting and Primary Runoffs Ahead

    County Election Officer Diana McRae informs us that early voting for the Republican Primary Runoff and the Democratic Primary Runoff will begin Monday, May 19th. Early voting will last for only one week, instead of…

  • HISD Successful in Meeting State Standards

    The Huntsville Independent School District has been successful in moving forward to meet educational standards. We recently talked with HISD Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson . . . . HISD5-15-14 Dr. Johnson will be our guest…

  • HCT 5th Annual Children’s Theatre Getting Underway

    The Huntsville Community Theatre’s 5th Annual Children’s Theatre Camp auditions are coming up. Community Theatre spokesperson Tom Laurent fills us in . . . . HCT5TH-5-15-14 Auditions are first-come first-serve and are open to children…

  • 9-11 Memorial Museum Holds Opening Ceremony

    The National September 11th Memorial Museum held opening ceremonies Thursday at “Ground Zero” in New York. In attendance were families of the survivors, survivors themselves, first responders, the President and other government officials. The museum…

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees meets tonight at six at Huntsville High School for a regular board meeting. The Board will recognize students and staff. On tonight’s “Consent Agenda,” the Board will consider approval of…

  • “Click-it or Ticket” Event Held at New Waverly High School

    Wednesday at New Waverly High School Texas Agri-Life Extension Service, the Brazos Valley Injury Prevention Coalition and the Bryan District TxDOT held a “Click It or Ticket” event. Walker County Sheriff’s Department Patrol Sergeant Ryan…

  • City Seeks Photos

    Deputy City Secretary for Huntsville, Kristin Edwards, tells us “The City of Huntsville is asking all residents, business owners and organizations to submit their best photos for use on our Facebook and Twitter accounts, and…

  • City Receives Gift of Money

    The City of Huntsville would like to express their sincere thanks to local business owner and operator Siraj “Jack” Ali who made $2,500 donations to the Police and Fire Departments Tuesday morning. Ali, whose ten…

  • Jeff Clark on Camp Hope Facility

    Jeff Clark, a local spokesperson for Camp Hope, a program to help veterans with issues from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, spoke to those attending the Ward #3 Town Hall this week. Clark said, they “are…