Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Warren Wayne Lewis Found Guilty of Murder

    KBTX Channel 3 reports that Walker County resident Warren Wayne Lewis was found guilty of the March 2015 murder of Machelle Archie Tuesday in Judge Hal Ridley’s 278th District Court. Last week Lewis’s wife, Melissa…

  • Rita B Huff Issue Discussed in Commissioners’ Court

    Monday, Walker County commissioners discussed issues regarding the fulfillment of their contract with the Rita B Huff organization. Commissioner Glen Reader talked about the problem with Commissioner Jimmy Henry . . . .   Commissioner…

  • Gracie’s Care Presentation in Commissioners’ Court

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court this week Chairperson for the Walker County Child Protective Services Board, Jessie Parker, addressed commissioners regarding support for Gracie’s Care, a faith-based residential child care service organization owned by Penny…

  • Carol Smith Comments on Chamber Gala

    Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce President Carol Smith stopped by the newsroom to update us on their recent Chamber Gala . . . .

  • Congressman Brady with a 114th Congress Wrap-up

    Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady passed along a 114th Congress wrap-up Tuesday. He says, “The last act of this congress was to fund the government through the end of April, but also includes some…

  • Basic Computer Skills Classes at Library Coming Up

    The Huntsville Public Library is offering free Basic Computer Skills classes. Classes will be held on Tuesdays or Fridays from 10 to 11 a.m. or on Tuesdays or Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. starting…

  • Bill Gates Visits Trump Tower

    Some of the visitors with President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday included Pastor Darrell Scott, Ray Lewis , Jim Brown, Kanye West and another fellow wealthy American, Bill Gates. Mr. Gates stopped for a moment to…

  • Trump Cabinet Position Announcements

    Fox News has confirmed this morning that Exxon Mobile executive Rex Tillerson has been nominated for the position of Secretary of State in the Trump Administration. It has also been reported that former Texas Governor…

  • Lumberton Man Indicted for Intoxicated Manslaughter

    The Huntsville Item reports that 26-year-old Lumberton resident Robert Seagada was indicted for intoxicated manslaughter by a Walker County grand jury this month. The charge is for allegedly being under the influence of narcotics when…

  • LEAP Brings Texas Supreme Court to Town

    Looking ahead to next semester at SHSU, in recently talking with SHSU Political Science professor Mike Yawn he informed us that student members of the Center for Law, Engagement and Politics will be welcoming the…