Articles Posted in the News Category

  • White House Press Secretary Comments On ISIL Threats

    In a White House briefing Wednesday, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest responded to a question about Douglas MacArthur McCain, an American killed in Syria over the weekend allegedly fighting on behalf of the ISIL…

  • New Arrest In Connection With Recent Smith Murder

    According to the Inmate Bookings Report we receive from the Walker County Sheriff’s Department, 19-year-old Donald Ray Williams, Jr., was booked into the Walker County Jail on a charge of murder at 7:35 in the…

  • HISD Approves Budget And Tax Rate

    The HISD Board of Trustees met for a Special-Called Board meeting last night at the Hawkins Administration Building to approve the 2014-15 Budget and Tax Rate. Following a pause for a public hearing and board…

  • SHSU “Welcome Week” — Wednesday Update

    Welcome Week at SHSU keeps rolling along. Associate Director for Student Activities Brandon Cooper has today’s update . . . . WELWKWED8-26-14 Brandon also tells us that Casino Night is one of the largest events…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday a person was reported missing from a residence on Gail Lane.  In the 2900 block of Old Houston Road, police investigated an assault by an unknown…

  • Alzheimers Program At Library Today

    The library is presenting another helpful and informative program for local citizens. Adult Services Coordinator Denise Tilson fills us in on today’s event . . . . ALZPROG8-26-14 Denise said, “Handouts from the Alzheimers Association…

  • HISD Special-Called Board Meeting Today

    The HISD Board of Trustees will have a Special-Called Meeting this afternoon at 5:30 at the Hawkins Administration Building. There will be a presentation of the proposed 2014-15 School Year Budget and Tax Rate. There…

  • SHSU Welcome Week — Tuesday Update

    The students are back, and it’s Welcome Week at Sam Houston State University. Associate Director for Student Activities, Brandon Cooper, fills us in on what’s up for today . . . . WELWKTUES8-25-14  

  • Development Permit Fees Approved By Commissioners

    Monday morning in court, Commissioners engaged in a great deal of discussion on the Permit Fee schedule. Following much debate specifically on the Planning & Development Fee Schedule for Development Permit Fees per square foot,…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Friday’s night shift two residential burglaries were investigated–one in the 500 block of River Oaks and a second in the 2500 block of Pine Shadows. Known suspects assaulted a victim…