Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Reporter Questions Press Secretary Earnest on President’s Optimism

    In Monday’s White House Briefing, Press Secretary Josh Earnest was questioned by a reporter who said 70 percent of Americans think the country is going on the wrong track and wondered about the president’s optimism…

  • Master Gardeners Spring Planting Workshop Ahead

    The Huntsville Public Library is pleased to host the Walker County Master Gardeners annual spring planting workshop, “Starting Your Spring Vegetable Garden,” on Monday, February 8th, from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. in the library’s…

  • Chamber Small Business Breakfast Thursday

    The next Small Business Breakfast of the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce, sponsored by Gunnels & Son will take place on Thursday, January 14th at 7:30 a.m. The breakfast will be held at Golden Corral…

  • Hail Damages Local Areas

    Heavy rain and damaging hail hit the Walker and Montgomery County areas Friday evening. Locally, Elkins Lake was hit hard by hail. The Montgomery County Police Reporter reports that, “The Huntsville State Park area was…

  • Extradition Planned for “El Chapo” Guzman

    Sunday, Mexican authorities were reported to be beginning the process to extradite kingpin drug thug Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the U-S. A number of legal appeals could follow. Guzman is being held in the…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse at nine this morning for a regular session. Commissioners will hear or examine various department reports. Walker County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss and/or approve the…

  • Warrior Family Support Center Banquet Tickets Available

    Another reminder that the Wounded Warrior Banquet is coming up on the Walker County Fairgrounds starting at around 5:30 in the afternoon, Thursday, the 21st of January. A steak dinner will be served. There will…

  • Political Candidate Debate Coming Up

    A political candidate debate is coming up soon. The Tea Party’s Linda Thompson tells us about it . . . .

  • SHSU Leadership Organization Inducts 67 Members

    Sam Houston State University’s chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success recently inducted 67 new members into the organization. The National Society of Leadership and Success was founded in 2001 to build a…

  • Suspects Arrested in ISIL Terror Plot

    Two men have been arrested by federal agents–one in Sacramento, and the other in Houston–who are suspects in an ISIL connected terror plan. The two men had been contacting overseas ISIL sympathizers. The Houston man…