Articles Posted in the News Category

  • DPS Enhances Enforcement During Memorial Day Weekend

    AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will join law enforcement efforts across the state during the Memorial Day weekend to help keep Texas roadways safe. From Friday, May 26, through Monday, May…

  • Republican Gianforte Wins Montana Special Election Despite Assault Charge

    In a special election in Montana Thursday, Republican Greg Gianforte, who had been charged with the assault of a reporter, won. The assault occurred shortly before the polls had opened. During his victory speech, Gianforte…

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    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2700 block of 11th Street. In a case of aggravated assault, a known suspect was reported to have swerved…

  • Memorial Day Solid Waste & Recycling

    The Solid Waste and Recycling Department will be closed for Memorial Day, May 29th. There will not be residential curbside garbage collection on this day.  If you normally receive residential curbside garbage collection on Mondays,…

  • Manchester Bomber Had Visited Germany Prior to the Attack

    Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi had been to Dusseldorf, Germany four days before the bombing of the arena in England where 22 people were killed. This has caused reason for speculation of a terror network.…

  • DPS Urges Texans to Stay Vigilant, Report Suspicious Activity

    DPS Urges Texans to Stay Vigilant, Report Suspicious Activity State iWatch program accepts tips via website, mobile app AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is calling on Texans to remain vigilant regarding…

  • Police News

    Police News

    On the day shift Tuesday, a vehicle was reported stolen in the 700 block of Sabrina Lane. At I-45 and Smither, Leonard Coleman was arrested for unauthorized use of motor vehicle and for out of…

  • Comptroller Glenn Hegar Distributes $788 Million in Monthly Sales Tax Revenue

    Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $787.8 million in local sales tax allocations for May, 2.6 percent more than in May 2016. These…

  • More Arrests Made in Manchester Terrorist Attack

    More arrests have been made in the recent terrorist attack in Manchester, England. Three more arrests were made Wednesday. Regarding the terrorist suspect, Home Secretary Amber Rudd said it is “unlikely that Salman Abedi  acted…

  • President Trump Visits Pope Francis

    President Trump and Pope Francis met for half-an-hour in the Vatican Wednesday. The president was accompanied by his wife Melania, his daughter Ivanka, her husband Jared Kushner and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. The president…