Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Police Release Name of Man Killed in Home Burglary

    The Huntsville Item reports that Huntsville Police have released the name of the burglary suspect who was shot and died on the scene at the time of a recent break-in at an Elkins Lake home.…

  • Walker County Long-Term Recovery Committee Needs Volunteers

    The Walker County Long Term Recovery Committee is working to complete four storm damaged houses this week.  Power washing helpers and painters are needed.  No prior experience required, just a willing and able set of hands.…

  • All-Male Soft Skill Panel Set for Today

    Sam Houston State University’s Communication Department and Career Services will host the final Backpack to Briefcase event today from 12:30-2 p.m. in Academic Building IV Room 220. The theme of the panel is “Successful Communication…

  • Failed Missile Launch in North Korea over Weekend

    According to officials from South Korea Sunday, a North Korean missile blew up during its launch. This comes amidst North Korea trying to show off its missile and nuclear prowess during the birth anniversary of…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a special session at 1:30 this afternoon at the courthouse. County Auditor Patricia Allen will discuss claims and invoices submitted for payment. County Judge Danny Pierce will discuss the proclamation…

  • Shooter Event Presentation at SHSU

    SHSU Police officer Brandon Whitfield will present the C.R.A.S.E. (Civilian Responses to Active Shooter Events) event on Tuesday, April 18, from 2-4 p.m. in Lowman Student Center Room 320. Officer Whitfield said, “C.R.A.S.E. provides participants…

  • Congressman Brady to Address Walker County Republican Women’s Luncheon Today

    Today at noon Congressman Kevin Brady is scheduled to address the Walker County Republican Women’s luncheon at SHSU’s Walker Education Center at 1402 19th Street in Huntsville.

  • Huntsville Police Department Investigates Burglary

    On April 12th at approximately 10:50 p.m., officers from the Huntsville Police Department responded to a report of a burglary in progress in the 1900 block of Greenbriar Drive, within the Elkins Lake subdivision. Upon…

  • Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Ahead

    The Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series continues with a session on Thursday, April 27th.  Attendees may bring a brown bag lunch. Lunch time begins at 11:30 a.m., and the lecture will begin at noon. Michael…

  • SHSU’s Homeland Security Studies Master’s Program Moving to Woodlands Center

    The master’s program in homeland security studies at Sam Houston State University will be moving to SHSU-The Woodlands Center in the fall to better accommodate students and professionals in businesses and government agencies in the…