Articles Posted in the News Category

  • TxDOT Launches Campaign to Reduce Spring Break DWI’s

    During Spring Break 2015, there were 459 crashes in Texas involving young drivers 17 to 34 years of age who were under the influence of alcohol. Those crashes led to 43 serious injuries and 16…

  • SHSU Advancing Forensic Botany

    Sam Houston State University is advancing the field of forensic botany with the publication of two recent studies that use marijuana DNA to link drug supplies and pollen DNA to aid in forensic investigations. In…

  • School Breakfast Week

    Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller says, “Texas schools across the state will join the Texas Department of Agriculture in celebrating School Breakfast Week.” It happens March 7th through the 11th . . . .  …

  • Speaker Paul Ryan on Helping the Poor Rise

    In his House Speaker Weekly Briefing Thursday, Republican Paul Ryan talked about a new policy to help lift people out of poverty . . . . Speaker Ryan said he would brief the presidential candidates…

  • Trash Bash Tomorrow

    Looking to do some early spring cleaning around your place? Solid Waste Superintendent Esther Herklotz fills us in on a big event coming up this weekend . . . .

  • Mitt Romney vs. Donald Trump

    In what some political pundits say is a desperate attempt from the establishment camp of the Republican party to bring down Donald Trump, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney lashed out at him in a…

  • Thursday’s Republican Debate

    At last night’s Republican debate in Detroit, Donald Trump as expected, was the focus of criticism from Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz. Fox News journalist Megan Kelly, who had exchanged verbal barbs with Trump in…

  • DSHS Fish Consumption Warning

    For your health information, we’ve been informed that the Texas Department of State Health Services issued a fish consumption advisory for Lake Livingston and portions of the Trinity River after laboratory testing of fish samples…

  • Police News

    Police News

    Looking back over the week in Huntsville Police news, on the night shift last Friday 31-year-old Eric Thomas was arrested on a harassment warrant in the 2500 block of Sam Houston Avenue. On the day…

  • COME Organization Offering Scholarship

    The local COME Organization is offering a $500 Ruth Finnegan Scholarship to a 2016 Huntsville High School graduate for college freshman educational expenses. Applications are available at the COME Resale Shop or at the College…