Articles Tagged “Huntsville”

  • Punctured Gas Line Thursday Night Evacuates Area in Huntsville for an Hour

    Last night around 5:40–contractors, reported to be working on the installation of light posts–punctured a natural gas line at 13th and University in Huntsville. Emergency Management and law enforcement officials evacuated an appoximate half-mile area…

  • HISD Making Efforts to Improve Security

    At their budget workshop this week, HISD Trustees discussed improving security issues on their campuses. Thursday, we talked with Deputy Superintendent Sonny Cruse, and he told us that HISD has “a great relationship with the…

  • Breaking News–Gas Line Broken in Huntsville–13th & University Area Evacuated

    Around 6 PM Thursday evening Huntsville City Secretary Lee Woodward notified KSAM personnel that a contractor had broken a 3-inch gas line at 13th and University in Huntsville.  Law enforcement and emergency personnel have been…

  • Public Works Director Reed Update on New Well

    At this week’s regular Huntsville City Council session, Public Works Director Carol Reed filled councilmembers in on the completion process of a new well, Well #21, in Huntsville. Ms. Reed said construction on the new…

  • Vaughn Ross to be Executed Tonight

    Forty-one-year-old Vaughn Ross is scheduled to be executed at the Walls unit in Huntsville at six this evening. In 2002, Ross was sentenced to death for the murder of 53-year-old Douglas Birdsall and 18-year-old Viola…

  • Pedestrian Hurt in Accident

    Tuesday afternoon, a 38-year-old Huntsville woman was hit by a truck while walking through the Kroger parking lot. The accident resulted in non-life threatening injuries to the woman, and she was taken to Huntsville Memorial…

  • Firefighters Train at New Waverly Fire Station

    Twenty-four Firefighters from Huntsville, North Montgomery County, and New Waverly converged on the New Waverly Fire Station on Saturday to continue training in wildfire firefighting and safety. With the summer fire season fast approaching and…

  • Hobby Lobby & Goodwill Coming to Huntsville

    Local Huntsville property developer Ben Bius has announced that Hobby Lobby and Goodwill retail stores will be opening on Highway 30 by fall. Hobby Lobby will be in the old Wal-Mart building. Hobby Lobby construction…

  • City’s Dr. Sherry McKibben Gives Update on Generators

    The hurricane season got underway on June 1st and among the several things the City has done to improve the situation in Huntsville, in case one hits the nearby coast, is to obtain generators for…

  • City Council Candidate Info Available

    The City of Huntsville has posted notice of filing for positions on the November 5th ballot.  The State of Texas dates are Saturday, July 27th through Monday, August 26th. City Secretary Lee Woodward, who said…