Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Friday a residential burglary was reported in the 3000 block of Powell Road. Police investigated a harassment case in the 1300 block of Nottingham Street. On Friday’s…

  • SHSU Ag Professor Recognized

    Stanley Kelley, chair and professor in Sam Houston State University’s department of agricultural and industrial sciences, was recently awarded the 2012 United States Department of Agriculture Food and Agriculture Sciences Excellence in Teaching Award and…

  • 10th Court of Appeals Meets to Hear Falk Trial Issue

    At the McLennan County Courthouse Monday before the 10th Court of Appeals, Walker County District Attorney David Weeks took issue with the fairness of the judge’s instructions that might be given to the jury in…

  • Maximum Guaranteed Price for New County Jail Approved

    Walker County Commissioners got together for a regular session Monday morning. One of the major agenda items under consideration centered on approving the Guaranteed Maximum Price for the construction of the new county jail. Jail…

  • Curbside Recycling in Area #6 Begins Friday, January 4th

    The Huntsville City Council approved the expansion of curbside recycling to begin in Area #6 on Friday, January 4, 2013. This area includes customers residing in the vicinity of Lake Road, Old Houston Road, Boettcher,…

  • County Commissioners Okay Holiday Season Fireworks

    Monday morning, Walker County Commissioners discussed the fireworks issue in Walker County and decided to continue to let the sale and use of fireworks, including skyrockets with sticks and missles with fins, to continue in…

  • HCT’s “The Trip to Bountiful” Auditions Continue Tonight

    Auditions for HCT’s production of “The Trip to Bountiful” continue this evening. Stage Manager Rich Walters fills us in . . . .

  • Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissoners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the Courthouse. At this morning’s meeting, Maintenance Director Ken Nabors will discuss approval of a building automation system for the Walker County…

  • HISD Superintendent Dr. Johnson Comments on Spring Semester

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was HISD Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson. The district will soon be moving into the spring semester. Dr. Johnson says they will be going back to their facilities…

  • New Waverly Fire Update

    For the second time in two nights, and for the third time last week, New Waverly Firefighters were summoned to fight a building fire and arrived within minutes, extinguishing the fire before major damage could…