Articles Tagged “Huntsville”

  • HISD Welcomes New Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright

    Thursday afternoon at the Hawkins Administration Building, administration officials, teachers, students and the general public welcomed new HISD Superintendent Dr. Howell Wright at a reception. Dr. Wright has been serving as the Deputy Superintendent for…

  • Commissioner White Comments On High-Speed Rail Conference Call

    Walker County Commissioners attended a conference call on high-speed rail this week. Texas Central High-Speed Railway is a for-profit, private company that is trying to bring in a high-speed rail connecting Houston and Dallas in…

  • DPS Increases DWI Enforcement During Holidays

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 15-day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays. From December 19th through January 2nd, DPS troopers will focus DWI…

  • 380 Agreement For Containment Solutions Approved

    Last night following an Executive Session, the Huntsville City Council voted on bringing a manufacturing facility and more jobs to Huntsville . . . . Councilmembers approved by a vote of 8 to 1 to…

  • New Executve Director For Region VI Education Service Center

    Region 6 Education Service Center in Huntsville has a new Executive Director. He is Michael Holland. In a letter published on the Region 6 website, Mr. Holland considers the appointment a “great honor,” and he…

  • Joint Investigation Leads To Multiple Arrests In Walker County

    U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Special Agent in Charge Joseph M. Arabit of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Special Agent in Charge Robert W. Elder of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives…

  • New Kroger Coming To Huntsville

    Kroger Store spokeswoman Kristal Howard reported to the Item newspaper that construction of a new 91,000 square-foot Kroger Signature Store will begin in Huntsville on Monday. It’ll have a Kroger Fuel Center and Pharmacy. It…

  • Crime Stopper Update

    Crime Stoppers reports that: On Monday, December 1, 2014, the Storeroom Inc. on Palm Street had two units broken into by a male suspect. The suspect was described as being 5`8″, about 150 pounds, and…

  • Bearkats Depart For Villanova Today

    The SHSU Bearkat Football Team and coaches will leave Huntsville today from the Mafrige Fieldhouse at 11:00a.m. to travel to play Villanova in the FCS Quarterfinals. You’re invited to come out to send the Bearkats…

  • Veterans Honored

    The SHSU Military Department and local officials held a remembrance of World War II and Pearl Harbor Veterans and local war hero M-B Etheredge Friday at the main flagpoles at Johnson Coliseum. University Military Chair,…