Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Dick Cheney Comments on Trump Nominee General James Mattis

    This month the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Library hosted former Defense Secretaries Dick Cheney and Leon Panetta to talk about the future of the Defense Department under President-elect Donald Trump. Both spoke favorably about…

  • Spanish Classes Returning to Library

    The popular free Spanish classes are returning to the Huntsville Public Library. Instructor Beth Williamson will be teaching Beginning and Advanced classes on Wednesdays in the Community Room. The 15-week program begins Wednesday, February 1st,…

  • German Authorities Search for Tunisian Terrorist Suspect

    Wednesday, authorities in Germany put out a wanted notice for Anis Amri, the Tunisian man who allegedly was responsible for killing 12 people and injuring 48 others in a market in Berlin this week. As…

  • Local Church Gives Presents to City Employees

    A wonderful moment, fitting for Christmas, occurred at this week’s city council session. Just recently, as Mayor Andy Brauninger was visiting the Progressive Bible Church in Huntsville at the invitation of Reverend Jesse Chester and…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a vehicle was stolen in the 1500 block of Dogwood Drive. A theft was investigated in the 1500 block of 11th Street. An ankle monitor was…

  • DPS Safe Holiday Travel Trips

    DPS offers the following additional tips for safe travel during the holidays: Don’t drink and drive. Designate a driver or take a cab. Slow down – especially in bad weather, construction areas and heavy traffic.…

  • Republican Vs. Democrat Football Game Coming in Spring Semester at SHSU

    If you still haven’t gotten politics out of your system, here’s something you can plan on next year. SHSU’s political science professor Mike Yawn was our guest this past week on “Around Town,” and he…

  • Senator Cornyn’s Office Passes along Beneficial Bills from the 114th Congress

    According to Senator John Cornyn’s office, during the 114th Congress several beneficial bills were passed by the House and Senate. A number of measures to improve Texas and the nation’s infrastructure became law, including a…

  • City Council Discusses SHSU Easement Issue

    At Tuesday night’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers discussed the signing of an access easement for SHSU to construct a sidewalk to connect a planned parking project. Councilmember Allen proposed that the engineering…

  • DPS Launches Enhanced Traffic Enforcement for Holidays

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging drivers to help make the holidays safer by driving sober and using extra caution. In an effort to protect travelers on the roadways, DPS Troopers, as…