Articles Tagged “Huntsville”

  • Scams Underway in Walker County

    Walker County Sheriffs Office Operations Captain Tim Whitecotton informs us that a phone scam is currently underway in Huntsville. The perpetrator calls up individuals and tells them that they’ve missed jury duty and that a…

  • Home Invasion Suspects Plead Guilty

    Twenty-three-year-old Rendrick Lionel Taylor from Houston pled guilty to two counts of aggravated robbery this week for two local home invasion robberies following an agreement made with the Walker County District Attorney’s Office. He will…

  • Ward 3 Town Hall Meeting Set

    City Council Ward 3 representative Ronald Allen will host a Town Hall meeting on May 13th to provide residents an opportunity to gain information on City projects in their area. The meeting will begin at…

  • Sergeant Wade Wilson Workout of the Day Fundraiser Saturday

    A special fundraiser, the “Sergeant Wade Wilson Memorial Workout” of the day, is coming up this Saturday from 9 AM to 2 PM at Crossfit Stars & Bars at 929 University Ave in Huntsville. Spokesperson…

  • Little Free Library Installation Tomorrow

    All citizens are encouraged to attend the installation of a Little Free Library at the Huntsville Aquatic Center this Thursday, May 8th, beginning at 4:30 p.m. According to Vinessa Mundorff, Youth Advisory Board chair, this…

  • Huntsville Man Charged with Falsifying Documents

    Sixty-eight-year-old Huntsville resident Patrick Michael Penker was indicted by the grand jury last week for two felonies for allegedly falsifying documents after the death of his wife last year. Penker was indicted for forging a…

  • General Sam Houston Folk Festival Kicks-Off Today

    The General Sam Houston Folk Festival kicks off today and runs through Sunday on the Museum grounds in Huntsville. It’ll be like taking a trip back to the 19th Century. Festival volunteer Scotty Cherryholmes explains…

  • I-45 Southbound Outside Lane Opened

    Today, the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will open the outside lane and shoulder on IH 45 Southbound in Walker County north of exit 118 at Huntsville. The work is part of a $10.4 million…

  • Camp Hope Initiative-Proposed Hospital

    We’ve been telling you about the Camp Hope Initiative for veterans which will focus on treating veterans with PTSD here in Huntsville. The PTSD Foundation, in conjunction with the HEARTS Veterans Museum, is having a…

  • Oral History Event Tonight at Walker Education Center

    Next year will mark the 50th anniversary of racial integration in Huntsville, which was accomplished after a sit-in at the famous Café Raven on the Courthouse Square. Local libraries contain no oral history archives of…