Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Branch-Davidian Collection Donated to Gresham Library

    A special historical collection has been donated to SHSU. It regards the Branch-Davidian standoff near Waco nearly a quarter century ago. Former McLennan County Sheriff Larry Lynch still vividly remembers the fire that rocked the…

  • Texas Senator Cruz Speaks to Federalist Society on Legacy of Justice Scalia

    Just this past week, Texas Senator Ted Cruz spoke at the 2016 Federalist Society National Lawyers Convention. The convention theme regarded the legacy of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia . .. .

  • Officers in Texas, Missouri and Florida Shot Over Weekend

    San Antonio Police Chief William McManus reported in a press conference that 50-year-old Detective Benjamin Marconi was shot and killed during a traffic stop Sunday outside police headquarters. While the officer was in his vehicle…

  • SHSU Bearkats Headed to Playoffs

    Sam Houston State football maintained its top ranking in the STATS FCS poll on Sunday following its blowout win of No. 11 Central Arkansas 59 to 23 and was selected as the No. 5 seed…

  • TSUS Regents Approve Building Purchase

    The Texas State University System Board of Regents—Sam Houston State University’s governing body—has given the university approval to begin the process to purchase property located at 1 Financial Plaza in Huntsville. The regents took the…

  • Huntsville Lions Club Taking Float Entries

    The Huntsville Lions Club is taking float entries for this year’s Christmas parade, which will be held Saturday, December 3 at 6:30pm. This year’s theme is “Joy to the World.” Entry fee is $30 with…

  • TxDOT Meeting on I-45 Ahead

    TxDOT will hold an open meeting November 30th in Huntsville to discuss their plans to enhance freight mobility and congestion along the IH 45 corridor. The discussion will center around a nine-mile strip of IH45…

  • WYNNE HOME 10TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION

    The Wynne Home Arts and Visitors Center turned 10 recently and the City of Huntsville alll citizens to come help celebrate this milestone for the Wynne Home. The home was built in the late 1800’s…

  • FCS PLAYOFF TICKETS ON SALE

    In anticipation of Sam Houston State football advancing to the FCS Playoffs and hosting at Bowers Stadium, season ticket holders and active Bearkat Champion donors may now request FCS Playoff Series Packages. These packages reserve…

  • TRINITY COUNTY “TOYS FOR TOTS”

    The Trinity VFW is once again sponsoring their annual “Toys for Tots” drive for Trinity County. Trinity 356 VFW will accept toys for their drive through December 3rd. This is the third year the Trinity…