Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Author James Reston, Jr. Meets for Lunch with SHSU Center for Law, Engagement & Politics Ambassadors

    SHSU Center for Law, Engagement and Politics student ambassadors and political science professor Mike Yawn held a lunch for author James Reston Jr. at Carbonero’s Monday. A writer, Mr. Reston is currently a global fellow…

  • Las Vegas Shooting Update

    Sunday night in Las Vegas, a gunman opened fire during an outdoor Jason Aldean concert killing at least 50 people and injuring over 400 others. The gunman fired from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay…

  • Operation “You Are Not Forgotten” Donation Drive

    The Operation “You Are Not Forgotten” Donation Drive has come to Huntsville. We talked with spokesperson Gerald Stoermer recently, and he told us, “Operation “You Are Not Forgotten” is a concept that came up with…

  • Atkinson Toyota Coming to Huntsville

    We have learned that Paul Atkinson of Atkinson Toyota of Madisonville will be building a new facility here in Huntsville. He said, they’ll be groundbreaking on October 13th, with construction actually beginning this week. We…

  • Congressman Brady Working on Tax Reform in Washington

    In a telephone press conference with reporters last Friday, 8th District Congressman and House Ways & Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady talked about his work this past week on tax reform . . . .

  • City Completes 30-inch Water Line Repair

    As of last Friday, the City of Huntsville has completed a repair to the 30” water line between the city and the Trinity River Authority (TRA) plant. Early Wednesday morning, September 27, the City of…

  • Disaster Recovery Center Schedule Change

    News Release Changes at Several Disaster Recovery Centers in Three Counties AUSTIN, Texas – Four State of Texas/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers will offer a variety of services on an alternating schedule beginning Friday, Sept. 29,…

  • Man Sentenced to 35 Years for Meth Trafficking from Texas to Louisiana

    Walker County, Sheriff Clint McRae advised that a long term narcotics investigation recently came to a conclusion Tuesday with the sentencing of John Jacob Lavergne. Lavergne, 39, a native of Louisiana, was ordered to federal…

  • House Majority Whip Steve Scalise Returns to Address House Members

    Receiving thunderous applause and standing ovations, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise from Louisiana came back to the U-S House of Representatives for the first time Thursday after having been shot during a congressional baseball game…

  • Fair on the Square Coming Up

    Huntsville-Walker County Events and Communications Manager Laura Green informs us that, “The 43rd annual Fair on the Square is coming up in just a little over a week. It’ll be Saturday, October 7th on the…