Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Teacher Job Fair Planned Next Week at SHSU

    Future educators can return from Spring Break and jump right into the job search, with well over 100 potential employers coming to the SHSU campus for Career Services’ Spring Teacher Job fair on Wednesday, March…

  • Fatalities at South by Southwest Music Festival

    Early Wednesday, two people were killed and 23 injured after a suspected intoxicated driver rammed a police barricade during the South by Southwest music festival in downtown Austin. The driver, unidentified this morning, has been…

  • Gas Explosion in New York Under Investigation

    That gas explosion Wednesday morning in New York’s Harlem district that flattened two apartment buildings has killed at least seven by last count, injured 70, and left several people unaccounted for. In recent weeks, residents…

  • Texas Prison Museum Features Special Book Presentation Saturday

    Texas Prison Museum Director Jim Willett informs us about the first event they have planned as part of their 25th Anniversary Celebration . . . . TEXPRIS3-12-14 The event is free and open to the…

  • Additional Seats Available for SHSU’s “Let’s Talk”

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt tells us that seats are still available for this year’s “Let’s Talk” event March 20th at 6 PM in the LSC Ballroom. Proceeds benefit the SHSU Elliot T. Bowers…

  • HHS Secretary Sebelius Grilled over Obamacare at Ways & Means Hearing

    Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sibelius appeared before the House Ways & Means Committee for questioning about her agency’s 2015 budget Wednesday. According to the Wall Street Journal, to help pay for Health.gov’s construction…

  • Wind Advisory for Our Area

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7  THIS MORNING TO 7 THIS EVENING. STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH IN…

  • United Way Awards

    The President of United Way of Piney Woods, Julie Martineau, introduced coordinator for our section of the Piney Woods area, Shelia Cannon, to Walker County Commissioners at their meeting Monday. Ms. Martineau said Ms. Cannon…

  • Crime Stoppers Report

    Crime Stoppers reports these crimes: A mobile home in the 200 block of FM 980 was broken into during the daytime hours on Monday, March 10th The suspects damaged the mobile home and stole several…

  • YMCA Diabetes Class

    Huntsville Family YMCA Executive Director Sandra Clifton informs us that the YMCA is starting its third YMCA Diabetes Prevention Class . . . . YMCADIABET3-11-14