Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Campus Concealed-Carry Approved

    Sunday, the Texas House voted 98 to 47 to approve the “campus carry” bill. A weekend agreement between both houses set up the final approval. The bill allows license holders to carry concealed handguns on…

  • NSA Collection Ability Curtailed

    The ability of the NSA to collect the phone records of Americans in bulk expired this weekend following the Senate’s attempt to negotiate a deal. The bulk collection program, along with other counterterrorism bills, are…

  • SHSU Chief Morris On Police Headquarters Dedication

    Our guest on Around Town this past weekend, SHSU Police Chief Kevin Morris, filled us in on the newly renovated campus police headquarters. It was named after former SHSU police chief Charles W. Tackett .…

  • City Accepting Photo Submissions

    The City of Huntsville reminds everyone that it’s now time to think about their 2015-2016 calendar, and they’d like you to help with it. Submit photos taken in City parks, at City events, or of…

  • HISD Delayed Start

    Huntsville ISD will have a two-hour delayed start today as a precautionary measure due to the amount of rainfall we have experienced recently and the current predicted storm forecasts showing possible flash flooding for our…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday two thefts were reported–one in the 4000 block of Sam Houston Avenue and the other in the 300 block of Green Leaf Street. On the night…

  • Blue Light Emergency Phones–An Important Asset To SHSU Campus Security

    If you’re not a student or an employee of SHSU, you might not be familiar with those blue-lit poles around the university campus. When the blue light flashes, it doesn’t mean there’s a sale in…

  • Aquaponics Program Scheduled

    Texas A&M Agrilife Extension has a class coming up. Texas Agri-Life Extension Agent Reg Leppley tells us all about it . . . .   RSVP is requested by June 2nd. For information call 435-2426.

  • Outdoor Explorer Program Starting Up

    Join the City’s Recreation Service Division at the Huntsville State Park as they partner with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to learn basic safety for biking, hiking, and kayaking. Enjoy the rest of the…

  • Texas Dept. Of Insurance Help Following Recent Storms

    Consumers who suffered property damage as a result of the recent severe weather should contact their insurance companies as soon as possible to begin the claims process. If you’re having trouble reaching your company, call…