Articles Posted in the News Category

  • SHSU Showcasing Short Films Friday

    The mass communication department at SHSU will present “Sam Houston Short Films” showcasing four films that will highlight a meet-and-greet event in Huntsville this weekend. We talked with SHSU mass communication major Chase Parker .…

  • Classes Begin–Drive with Care

    Today classes will begin for the Huntsville Independent School District. Classes begin Wednesday at SHSU. HPD Lieutenant Jim Barnes fills us in on what to be aware of . . . . CLASSESBEG8-23-13  

  • “Welcome Week” Continues at SHSU

    “Welcome Week” continues at Sam Houston State University this week. Student Activities Assistant Director Brandon Cooper updates us on the next couple of days . . . . MONTUEWEL8-23-13 “Welcome Week” concludes this Saturday with…

  • Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse for a regular session at nine this morning. They’ll hear an update on the construction of the new County Jail and receive departmental reports. Juvenile Services Director…

  • CERT Training Scheduled for October

    Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis was our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend, and he tells us he’s real proud of the local Community Emergency Response Team organization. He said they have…

  • Duck Commander Luncheon Coming

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce has another special luncheon coming up. Events & Communications Manager Laura Green has the info . . . . DUCKCOMM8-23-13 The cost is $15. Reservations are required by August…

  • Welcome Week Starts Saturday at SHSU

    “Welcome Week” kicks off this Saturday at SHSU, and Student Activities Assistant Director Brandon Cooper fills us in on what’s happening this weekend . . . . WELWEEK8-21-13

  • Military Reserve Building Deal Completed

    The $650,000 deal on the 2.5 acres of the Miltary Reserve Building location has been completed between the City and Maalouf Properties. The building and land had been a bone of contention over its purchase…

  • Man Indicted for Sexual Assault of a Child

    A Walker County grand jury has indicted Ronnie Renault Thomas, Jr. on one count of aggravated sexual assault of a child. Thomas allegedly forced a 14-year-old girl to have sexual contact with him after she…

  • Councilman Joe Emmett Up for Re-election

    Joe Emmett, Huntsville City Councilmember for Ward #1, has thrown his hat back into the ring for re-election. Owner of Emmett Plumbing Service, he will face local surveyor Paul Knox in the November election. During…