Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Senate’s “Skinny Repeal” Bill Fails

    Early this morning, in the U-S Senate the proposed “Skinny Repeal” health care amendment failed to pass. The vote was 49 “yes” and 51 “no,” with Republican Senators John McCain of Arizona, Susan Collins of…

  • TaiChin Preyor Executed

    Thursday, 46-year-old TaiChin Preyor was executed at the Walls Unit for killing a San Antonio woman after he broke into her apartment. In an appeal, Preyor’s attorneys did not convince the Supreme Court that he…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Wednesday police investigated a theft on Nance Circle. At Highway 19 and Highway 30 East, Larry Tanner was arrested for possession of marijuana and unlawful carry. In…

  • New Waverly Public Library Fundraiser

    he New Waverly Public Library is having a fundraising event called “Grab a Book and a Bite!” on July 28th and 29th. They will have a large book sale with a variety of most genres.…

  • Fatality at Ohio State Fair

    One man was killed and seven injured when the Fire Ball Ride at Ohio State Fair malfunctioned Wednesday. Three people were reported to be in critical condition. The victims ranged in age from 13 to…

  • City Not Issuing Water Sampling Notices in Additional Areas of Town

    The City says that in regard to water sampling notices, there has been a report that the notices are appearing in additional areas around town. Local residents may have received a notice on their door…

  • DPS Releases Texas Gang Threat Assessment

    This week, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) released the Texas Gang Threat Assessment, which was developed to provide a broad overview and update of gang activity in Texas.   DPS Director Steven McCraw…

  • New Sports Color Commentator Comes to KSAM

    KSAM 101.7 FM RADIO is very proud to be the voice of SHSU Bearkat Sports. As the flagship station for SHSU Sports about 40 years the station has broadcast thousands of games, and for the…

  • Solid Waste and Recycling Facility Closure Postponed

    The closure of the Solid Waste and Recycling facility that was scheduled for Wednesday, July 26, has been postponed. The facility will remain open during regular business hours. Stay tuned for the new closure date…

  • Temporary Traffic Pattern Changes to Avenue J

    Be aware that there will be traffic pattern changes on Avenue J from Sam Houston Avenue to 21st Street in the upcoming weeks. These lane closures are not a City of Huntsville or Sam Houston…