Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Wounded Warrior Banquet a Sell-Out Success

    The 7th Annual Wounded Warrior Banquet held at the Walker County Fairgrounds Thursday night was a sold-out success. Gold Star mothers and wounded warriors were honored at the event. The event was emceed by ex-marine…

  • HISD Digital Transition Getting Underway

    We talked with HISD Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright about the transition from paper to sofware or digital educational materials, and he filled us in on what’s going on at HISD in this regard . .…

  • Alpha Lambda Delta Celebration Scheduled

    A big celebration is coming up for Alpha Lambda Delta at SHSU. Spokesperson Kalynn Cavazos tells us more . . . .

  • Molly Ivins Dinner Ahead

    On February 13th at 5 30 pm, the Walker County Democrat Club will be hosting their first fundraiser of the year, the ” First Amendment Awards & Molly Ivins Dinner.” The dinner will be held…

  • Sen. Cornyn Comments on Visa Overstays

    At a news conference this week, our Senator from Texas John Cornyn responds to a Department of Homeland Security report estimating half-a-million visa overstays in 2015 . . . .

  • Update on Incident at HISD Wednesday

    An HISD press release informs us that Wednesday morning just after school started, Huntsville High School Administration received notice from a student that they had received a concerning message from a fellow classmate. The content…

  • Richard Allen Masterson Executed

    Forty-two-year-old Richard Allen Masterson was executed by a lethal dose of pentobarbital last night at the Huntsville Unit. He had received the death sentence for the 2001 murder of 35-year-old professional female impersonator Darrin Honeycutt.…

  • Candidate Packets Available for At-large Position #1 on the Council

    Huntsville City Secretary Lee Woodward tells us that, “Candidate filing for the At-large position #1 position on the City Council started Wednesday and will continue through 5 PM on March 7th . . . .”

  • Vendors and Sponsors May Apply Now for Cinco de Mayo Festival

    LULAC of Huntsville and Walker County Unidos is hosting the fourth annual Cinco de Mayo Festival on Saturday, May 7th, at the Walker County Annex Courthouse parking lot at 14th Street and University from 10…

  • SHSU Plans Campus Carry Town Hall Meeting

    After months of discussion and research on the impending implementation of State Senate Bill No. 11, the Sam Houston State University Campus Carry Committee will present its findings and a draft of its policy recommendations…