Articles Tagged “Georgia”

  • Ambulance Remount Approved by Commissioners

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday, EMS Coordinator John Nabors addressed commissioners for approval of a bid for the purchase of an ambulance remount. With a budget for the remount of $102,500 the County received bids higher…

  • Huge Evacuation in Southeast U-S Underway in Path of Hurricane Matthew

    Evacuation orders have been issued for a couple of million people in Florida, Georgia and North and South Carolina. Hurricane Matthew was forecast to possibly strengthen into a dangerous Category 4 hurricane. Twenty-five deaths have…

  • Texas and Other States Fight Transgender Restroom Guidelines

    Ten states and Texas are suing the Obama administration regarding the recent directive which allows transgender students the use of public school locker rooms and bathrooms in public schools that agree with their gender identity.…

  • Former SHSU ROTC Adviser to be Honored

    Staff Sgt. Raymond “Jack” Schuder, former adviser to Sam Houston State University’s ROTC Schuder’s Ranger Company, will be recognized for his outstanding service and achievements on July 14, as he is inducted into the U.S.…

  • TDCJ Held Fallen Officers Ceremony Friday

    The TDCJ Fallen Correctional Officers Ceremony was held Friday morning on the grounds of the Texas Prison Museum in front of the Sesquicentennial Plaza. This year’s ceremony honored TDCJ correctional officer Timothy Davison who was…

  • Last Night’s Elections

    For more in-depth local election results, visit our KSAM Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ksam1017. Danny Kuykendall will meet Tom DeYoung for a runoff election for County Commissioner Precinct #1.  Glen Ray Reader will meet Bill Daugette in…

  • Bobbi Kristina Brown Dies

    Twenty-two-year-old Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of the late well-known singer Whitney Houston, has died. Seven months ago she was discovered face-down and unresponsive in a bathtub in her Atlanta town home. Her death was…

  • SHSU Coach Fritz Headed to Georgia Southern

    Sam Houston State University head football coach Willie Fritz will be the new head coach at Georgia Southern. A press conference is scheduled for today at 11 AM at Georgia Southern in Statesboro, Georgia. Head…

  • Rachel Willeford Withdraws from Council Race

    Huntsville City Council candidate Rachel Willeford has officially dropped out of the race to fill the unexpired term of former at-large position #1 Councilmember James Fitch because of recent moving plans. Andy Brauninger will run…

  • OFFSTAGE: Darius Rucker Didn’t Lead Hootie

    OFFSTAGE: Darius Rucker Didn’t Lead Hootie

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Back when Hootie the Blowfish were the biggest thing in pop music, Darius…