Articles Posted in the News Category

  • New Web Portal On Economic Impact Of Military Installations

    Texas Comptroller Susan Combs has announced a new web portal that will provide information on the economic impact of military installations in the state. The portal, located at www.TheTexasEconomy.org/military, will highlight the many ways the…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Previous to the main session, they will hold two work sessions beginning at 4:30 this afternoon. Intern Makeebba Deterville…

  • EMC Butch Davis Comments To Commissioners On Food For Shelters

    Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis told Walker County Commissioners Monday that they have an agreement regarding all of their shelters, which are run by American Red Cross. He said their plan is to have…

  • “Heartwalk” Coming To Huntsville

    Monday, Huntsville Memorial Hospital Manager of Community Relations Karen Bilsing and CEO Shannon Brown spoke before Walker County Commissioners and Judge Pierce on behalf of the Walker County American Heart Association. They work with the…

  • Entergy Texas Helps Local Communities

    You know summer has arrived when Entergy Texas, Inc. sets out to help customers “Beat the Heat” by giving away fans to help many of them stay more comfortable during Southeast Texas’ sweltering summer. The…

  • Summer Repertory Theatre Begins Soon At SHSU

    The Sam Houston State University Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre will continue its rich history of summer play production with a series of five shows in 10 days for its Summer Repertory Theatre program.…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. On today’s “Statutory Agenda,” County Clerk Kari French will discuss the Records Management Plan and various fees. District Clerk Robyn…

  • Economic Development Director Aron Kulhavy Update On Residential Construction

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was Huntsville’s Community and Economic Development Director Aron Kulhavy. Aron filled us in on residential construction in our area . . . . RESID7-11-14  

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Data Issues For Obamacare

    And you thought the problems with the data in Obamacare computers were over? Not so. Congressman Kevin Brady explains . . . . BRADACA7-11-14  

  • Sales Tax Revenue Up

    Texas Comptroller Susan Combs said state sales tax revenue in June was $2.24 billion, up 3.7 percent compared to June 2013. Combs said, “Sales tax revenues continue to grow at a moderate pace.” She said,…