Articles Posted in the News Category

  • HISD Takes No Action on Personnel Matter Surrounding Supt. Dr. Howell Wright

    After an hour and a half executive session, the Huntsville School Trustees returned to regular session and took no action on a personnel matter surrounding Superintendent, Dr. Howell Wright. The Tuesday night special-called meeting was…

  • Solar Eclipse Viewing at SHSU Observatory Coming Up

    Be a part of history and join Sam Houston State University’s Society of Physics Students as they host a viewing for the upcoming Great American Total Solar Eclipse on Aug. 21 from noon to 1:30…

  • North Korea Backs Down on Shooting Missiles at Guam

    It’s been reported by state media that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has put off making a decision on shooting missiles in the direction of Guam while he waits to see what the United…

  • LeFlore Pleads “Not Guilty” to Wife’s Murder

    The Huntsville Item reports that Larry LeFlore entered a plea of “not guilty” during an arraignment hearing Monday in the 12th Judicial District Court to first degree murder charges in regard to the death of…

  • Texas A&M Cancels 9/11 Event Reservation

    In a Texas A&M press release, the university reports: “After consultation with law enforcement and considerable study, Texas A&M is cancelling the event scheduled by Preston Wiginton at Rudder Plaza on campus on September 11…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Previous to the meeting there will be a budget workshop at 4:30 PM. On tonight’s “Consent Agenda,” the agenda…

  • HISD Special-Called Meeting Tonight

    The HISD Board Trustees will have a special-called meeting tonight at 6:30 PM in the Hawkins Administration Building. They will consider Board approval of appointing an acting superintendent.

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Sunday a known suspect sexually assaulted a victim in the 2200 block of Bobby K Marks. An unknown suspect was responsible for an aggravated robbery in the…

  • Walker County Fair to Host 2017-18 Jamboree September 18th

    The Walker County Fair Association is hosting the 2017-18 Jamboree on September 18th at 6 PM in the main building of the Walker County Fairgrounds. The purpose of this meeting is for students, parents and…

  • HISD Superintendent Granted Leave of Absence

    The Huntsville Independent School District sent us an agenda for a special-called Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday, August 15th, at 6:30 PM to consider board approval of appointing an acting superintendent. According to the Huntsville…