Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Senator Cornyn Questions Information Officer On Clinton Emails

    The Honorable Joyce A. Barr, the State Department’s chief freedom of information officer, was questioned Wednesday in a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on open records laws. In focusing on the issue of the missing emails…

  • Bomb Threat At SHSU Library Tuesday

    Tuesday afternoon, a written bomb threat was discovered in the SHSU Library. The University Police Department evacuated the building because of the threat Tuesday. Following a thorough search, the “all clear” was given and the…

  • Town Creek Drainage Issue Discussed At Council Session

    At Tuesday’s Huntsville City Council session, much of the discussion focused on amending the Klotz and Associates’ Phase I contract for the Town Creek Drainage Project to include an additional $360,000 for Phase II which…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Friday police were dispatched to an Assault by a possibly known person in the 1200 block of Josey Lane. On the day shift Saturday, 25-year-old Dontrel…

  • New Book From SHSU Professors And Students

    The common American history curriculum exploring World War II often focuses on the war’s logistics, its victories and, largely, the concentration camps, wherein Jews from across Europe were interned, tortured and executed under the order…

  • New Chairman For Joint Chiefs Of Staff

    President Obama announced his nomination for a new Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Military Tuesday . . . .   Obama is nominating Air Force General Paul J. Selva, a pilot…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Trade Issues

    Led by the House Ways & Means Committee and the Senate Finance Committee, both chambers in Congress will soon act on legislation setting the rules for trade. Trade is important to the Lone Star State.…

  • New York Police Officer Dies Of Gunshot Wound

    A five-year veteran of the New York City Police Department, 25-year-old Brian Moore, died Monday as a result of being shot in the head Saturday evening. Officer Brian and his partner were attempting to stop…

  • ISIS Claims Responsibility For Attack In Garland

    Tuesday, the ISIS terror organization claimed responsibility for their attack this past weekend in Texas at a cartoon contest using images of the Muslim prophet Muhammad. Two terrorist shooters died at the event as police…

  • Texas Baptist Men To Feed TDCJ Officers & Employees

    As we informed you yesterday, The Texas Baptist Mens’ Organization is here to show appreciation for 5,000 TDCJ employees this week by feeding 5,000 of them at their facilities today and tomorrow. At First Baptist…