Articles Tagged “August”

  • Stubblefield Lake Road Bridge to Close for Repairs

    In Commissioners court Monday, Precinct #4 Commissioner Jimmy Henry discussed with commissioners the notification regarding Stubblefield Lake Road Bridge being closed for repair July 11th through August 4th or longer, weather permitting . . .…

  • TSU System Approves Campus Carry Policies

    KBTX 3 reports that the Texas State University System has given their approval to campus carry policies. Sam Houston State University is included under the policy. In the policy, guns have been prohibited at certain…

  • In talking with Huntsville’s City Manager Matt Benoit recently, we asked him to update us on the outcome of recent studies for the City coming to a conclusion, and the possibility of a bond election…

  • Intoxicated Driver Sentenced to 18 Years

    The Huntsville Item reports that Tuesday in Judge Hal Ridley’s 278th Judicial District Court 38-year-old John Ashley pleaded guilty to intoxication manslaughter and received a sentence of 18 years in prison. In the early morning…

  • TDCJ Executive Director Brad Livingston Retiring

    Executive Director of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Brad Livingston, announced Friday afternoon to the Texas Board of Criminal Justice his decision to retire after leading the agency for nearly 12 years. Livingston is…

  • SHSU to Establish Public Open Enrollment School District in Houston

    The Texas State University System Board of Regents has authorized Sam Houston State University to establish a public, open-enrollment school district in the greater Houston area, developed through a university-based charter with SHSU, beginning in…

  • Trump Explains to Fox’s Bill O’Reilly Why He Will Not Appear at Tonight’s Debate

    Wednesday night during an interview with Bill O’Reilly, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump did not relent on his choice of not attending the Fox News/Google Republican presidential debate tonight. Trump expressed to O’Reilly that he…

  • Campus Carry Policy Meeting Held Tuesday

    Tuesday afternoon, a meeting to gather input on SHSU’s Concealed Gun Campus Carry policy was held. Criminal Justice Department Dean Phillip Lyons and Provost and Vice-President for Academic Affairs Jaimie Hebert conducted the meeting. Dean…

  • Second Suspect in Trinity Shooting Turns Himself In

    Over the weekend, the Huntsville Item reports that 23-year-old Huntsville man Bobby Ray Adams, Jr. turned himself in to law enforcement authorities in connection to a New Year’s Day shooting in Trinity. A 19-year-old and…

  • Mastermind Identified In Paris Terror Attacks

    The suspected mastermind of the terror attacks in Paris Friday has been identified as Belgian national Abdelhamid Abaaoud.  He is also thought to have been responsible for an attempted terror attack on a train stopped…