Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Several Arrested In Local Drug Bust

    According to HPD’s arrest report for Wednesday, several people were arrested in a drug bust at a residence in the 2100 block of Sycamore Avenue shortly before 7 PM. Twenty-one-year-old Kaitlyn York was arrested for…

  • TASB Hired By HISD To Help In Search For New Superintendent

    At this week’s Special Called Session of the HISD Board of Trustees, President J-T Langley said the board agreed to hire TASB, or the Texas Association of School Boards, at their last meeting to aid…

  • “Dust Bowl Motel” Production Coming To Huntsville

    A local Old Town Theatre Production of “Dust Bowl Motel” is coming to Huntsville soon. Co-playwright Jim McCarley, Director Marjean Creager and Publicity Director Emily Benetti will be our guests on “Around Town” this weekend.…

  • SHSU’s Crimes Victims’ Institute Issues Report On Stalking

    An estimated 1.4 million women in Texas experience stalking during their lifetimes, according to a 2010 survey by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. But a new report from the Crime Victims’ Institute, housed…

  • Texas’ Annual Tax Holiday Is Here

    In 2014, Texas shoppers get a break from state and local sales taxes today through the 10th — the state’s annual tax holiday. As in previous years, the law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies…

  • Breaking News–Body of Trinity Bridge Jumper Found

    Around 12:10 this afternoon, Trinity County Sheriff Woody Wallace informed us that the body of the man who authorities believe may have  jumped to his death at the Trinity River Bridge and Highway 19 this…

  • HISD Restructures Debt To Save Money

    Last night the HISD Board of Trustees, in their vote to restructure debt to save money, voted for what was called “Scenario #2″ out of three possible scenarios. Superintendent Steve Johnson explained . . .…

  • City Seeks Bids For New Sidewalks

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, sidewalk projects that the City is getting ready to bid were discussed. CIP Manager Mike Goebel said, “We have two sidewalks that we want to install. They’re going…

  • SHSU Selects New VP For Finance And Operations

    Carlos Hernandez, who has served as acting vice president for finance and operations at Sam Houston State University since March 24, has been selected to fill the permanent position, effective Aug. 1. SHSU President Dana…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Obamacare Website Costs

    Did the Obamacare website come in at a little over its projected cost? Oh, you might say so. Congressman Kevin Brady fills us in . . . . BRADWEB8-5-14 Congressman Brady says, “Meanwhile key parts…