Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Last Day to Visit With SBA In Huntsville

    As the August 27 registration deadline to apply for individual assistance draws near, the State of Texas and FEMA urge disaster survivors in 42 counties to keep in touch throughout their recovery process. By keeping…

  • Sonny Cruse, Deputy Superintendent, Leaving HISD

    Huntsville ISD announced today that Sonny Cruse, Deputy Superintendent has been named the Lone Finalist for Superintendent of Graham ISD. The GISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously to select him during their Tuesday evening board…

  • TDCJ C.O. KILLED IN NEW BOSTON INCIDENT

    47 year old Timothy Davison, a Texas Department of Corrections officer at the Telford Unit in New Boston, died as a result of injuries suffered at the hands of an inmate. According to TDCJ Public…

  • C.A.S.A. VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT

    When a child enters the foster care system because their home is no longer safe, a judge may appoint a committed volunteer to help them. That volunteer is called a Court Appointed Special Advocate, or…

  • HOMETOWN THROW DOWN MUSIC FESTIVAL, FRIDAY JULY 24TH

    The “Hometown Throw down Music Festival” in Huntsville has been scheduled for Friday, July 24th at the Walker County Fair Grounds arena on Hwy 30 West. The event will benefit a special scholarship fund that…

  • MEDICARE SEMINAR AT SENIOR CENTER

    Medicare fraud has become more prevalent recently. The Senior Center of Walker County will be presenting two local seminars entitled “Preventing Medicare Fraud” to help individuals understand the growing problem. The first event will be…

  • THE STAFS AT SAM HOUSTON STATE FEATURED ON CNN SHOW

    The Southeast Texas Applied Forensic Science Facility, or “body farm,” at Sam Houston State will be featured on the 2016 season of Morgan Spurlock’s “Inside Man” television show on CNN. The show tells compelling stories…

  • LARGEST SCOREBOARD IN FCS NOW AT SHSU

    Bearkat spectators are going to be well informed when the various programs take to the field or courts this fall. New state-of-the art LED video display scoreboards are being installed that will provide up-to-the-minute information…

  • TDCJ LOOKING FOR CO APPLICANTS

    The Texas Department of Criminal Justice is still seeking qualified applicants to serve the department as correctional officers. According to the TDCJ website, qualified applicants could be eligible for a $4000 sign on bonus. Applicants…

  • SHSU BEARKATS TABBED #2 IN THE NATION

    Another national preseason football publication has tabbed Sam Houston as the favorite to win the 2015 Southland Conference championship and finish as one of the top five teams in the FCS rankings. Sporting News College…