Articles Posted in the News Category

  • President Signs New Executive Immigration Order

    The president has signed a new Executive Order on Immigration and Temporary Travel Ban. At a press conference Monday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions explained the order . . . . Note: Soundbite audio not operating…

  • Rolando Ruiz Scheduled for Execution

    Forty-four-year-old Rolando Ruiz is scheduled for execution this evening at the Huntsville Unit. He was found guilty of murdering 29-year-old Theresa Rodriguez in 1992 in a life insurance scam. The U-S Supreme Court is considering…

  • SHSU’s Women’s History Month Underway

    Sam Houston State University will celebrate Women’s History Month with multiple events hosted by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences throughout March. Phi Alpha Theta will present a Women’s History Month lecture by Nancy…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday a known suspect sexually assaulted a victim in the 100 block of I-45 South. Two thefts were reported—one in the 1500 block of 11th Street…

  • White House Adviser Kellyanne Conway Comments on Wiretapping Issues

    Kelly Anne Conway, who is President Trump’s senior White House adviser, has asked FBI Director James Comey to release any information he has regarding President Trump’s claims that former President Obama had ordered wiretapping of…

  • Councilmember Olson Comments on Economic Development

    As our area grows, we’ve seen economic development move forward around us. We recently asked Mayor Pro Tem and Position 4 Councilmember Keith Olson what he saw ahead for us in in economic development .…

  • Severe Weather Awareness Week

    Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis tells us this week has a special designation in regard to weather . . . .

  • Coldspring Post Office Renamed

    Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee and District 8 Congressman Kevin Brady was over in Coldspring Friday for a special event. Friday, the Coldspring Post Office was renamed for Rural letter carrier Marie…

  • House Speaker Ryan Says President Trump Has Signed A Number of Important Pieces of Legislation

    In his most recent House Speaker Weekly Briefing, Paul Ryan said, “We are very pleased with the progress we are making on the agenda for the country.” He said, “President Trump has already signed a…

  • Senator Cornyn Happy with Perry as Secretary of Energy

    Former Governor of Texas Rick Perry has been confirmed as Secretary of Energy for the Trump Administration. From the Senate Floor, our Senator from Texas, John Cornyn, expressed his happiness with and confidence in Perry…