Articles Tagged “fire”

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2600 block of Milam Street. In the 1000 block of Elm, an unknown suspect entered a vehicle and stole…

  • Fire Destroys Mobile Home

    Fire destroyed a single-wide mobile home Wednesday afternoon in the 300 block of Sowell Drive. No one was at home when the blaze got underway. The American Red Cross is assisting the people who lived…

  • ISIS Claims Responsibility For Attack In Garland

    Tuesday, the ISIS terror organization claimed responsibility for their attack this past weekend in Texas at a cartoon contest using images of the Muslim prophet Muhammad. Two terrorist shooters died at the event as police…

  • Terror Suspects Shot In Garland At Cartoonist Contest On Muhammad

    Near the close of a contest for cartoonist depictions of the Muslim prophet Muhammad in Garland Sunday, two suspects who opened fire on a security officer at the event were killed by Garland Police officers.…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session at the courthouse this morning at nine. County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford will discuss for approval Fuel Cards issued by the Texas Council on Competitive Government…

  • Shooting In Huntsville Early Thursday Morning

    According to the Night Shift report sent to us from HPD, there was a shooting in the 1000 block of Avenue J early Thursday morning where unknown suspects shot two victims. According to the report,…

  • Preventing Home Fires In Spring

    A recent guest on “Around Town” was New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department Public Information Officer Jimmy Williams. The spring season is just ahead, and he gave us some fire prevention tips for this time of…

  • John Waldo Comments On Downtown Fire Station Usefulness In Severe Weather Emergency

    On “Around Town” over the weekend we talked to Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis and City Coordinator John Waldo about various issues connected with this week’s observance of Severe Weather Awareness Week. We asked…

  • Robert Ladd Set For Execution Tonight

    Fifty-seven-year-old Robert Ladd is scheduled for execution tonight at the Huntsville Unit for strangling and beating to death 38-year-old Vicki Ann Garner in 1996. He also set fire to Garner in her Tyler residence. His…

  • Terrorist Attack In Paris

    In Paris, at least 12 people were killed and four were seriously wounded in an attack at the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris today. French President Francois Hollande told reporters, “This is a terrorist…