Articles Tagged “fire”

  • Firefighter Jimmy Williams Comments On Smoke Detectors

    We’ve been talking recently about the issues of home fires during the holidays. Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was New Waverly Firefighter and Public Information Officer Jimmy Williams. Smoke detectors in the…

  • TDCJ Inmate Bus Fire

    Local police radio reported a TDCJ inmate bus caught fire near the Wynne Unit on FM 2821 early this morning. Emergency units responded to the incident, and the inmates were transferred from the bus. Walker…

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    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift last Friday a residence was burglarized in the 1500 block of Avenue P. On Sunday’s night shift, one vehicle struck four other vehicles and fled the scene.…

  • Early Morning Fire Destroys Mobile Home

    A fire that begin shortly after midnight this morning in the Watson lake Subdivision in southeast Walker County sent two residents to hospitals with burns. The mobile home was a total loss. New Waverly Fire…

  • Two Events For Kids Tomorrow

    There are a couple of great events scheduled in Huntsville tomorrow for the kids to go to. Main Street Coordinator Lindsay Lauher fills us in on what happens in the daytime . . . .…

  • Fiber Installation Approved By Council

    At this week’s City Council session, councilmembers approved a special fiber installation project to Maverick Communications to save the City money and a budget amendment for it. In regard to the installation, City Councilmember Joe…

  • It’s Fire Prevention Week

    It’s Fire Prevention Week, and fire departments throughout the state are driving home the theme that Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives. Huntsville Fire Chief Tom Grisham passes along some tips on smoke detectors and alarms…

  • Structure Fire Tuesday At All-Temp Heating & Air

    The Huntsville Fire Department was called to a structure fire at 7:56 last night at All-Temp Heating and Air Conditioning. The facility is located at 3000 Old Houston Road in Huntsville. According to the Walker…

  • Electrical Fire At HEB

    The Huntsville Fire Department was called to a structure fire at 5:22 this morning at HEB on Sam Houston Avenue. No flames or smoke were visible on arrival. The fire was caused by electrical issues…

  • I-45 Northbound Shut Down At Goree Overpass Because of Accident

    I-45 northbound has been shutdown because of a major accident at the Goree overpass.  A truck-tractor tanker-trailer struck the bridge and caught fire.  The bridge has structural damage, and the Goree overpass has been closed…